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Events for Seniors


Hypertension Prevention Older American Day

Tue., 3/3/15, 9:00am 10:00am @ MCPL Spencer
The Spencer Branch Library will be hosting Hypertension Prevention. Cathy Joswiak from the United Way will be doing free blood pressure screening and will be bringing a variety of canned foods to teach us what we should be looking for on ... (read more)
Health Spencer Adults Seniors | Add to your calendar.
The Lady Vanished DVD cover

Classic Matinee Monday: "The Lady Vanishes"

Mon., 3/9/15, 1:00pm 3:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
While traveling in continental Europe, a rich young playgirl realizes that an elderly lady seems to have disappeared from the train in this 1938 film by mystery maestro Alfred Hitchcock. Starring Margaret Lockwood and Michael Redgrave. (1938|94 min.|NR)
Community Movie Wausau Adults Seniors | Add to your calendar.

Adopting garden techniques for the mature gardener

Tue., 4/7/15, 9:00am 10:00am @ MCPL Spencer
Adopting Garden Techniques for the Mature Gardener" will be the topic given by Margie Austin of the Wood County Master Gardeners, on April 7th at 9:00am for the Older American Program. Join Margie in a discussion of how to maintain beautiful flowers ... (read more)
Gardening Spencer Adults Seniors | Add to your calendar.
Nancy Runner

MCPL Live! Author Nancy Runner

Wed., 4/22/15, 6:00pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Visit the library for a book discussion with Wausau-area author Nancy Runner. Nancy's book "2Cute 2Be 4Gotten" features a collection of verses from retro autograph books, which were popular before high school yearbooks. Nancy will also share some autograph books from her ... (read more)
Author Visit Writing Mcpl Live! Wausau Adults Seniors | Add to your calendar.

Poem in Your Pocket Day

Thu., 4/30/15, 1:00pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Athens
It’s poem in your pocket day! Stop into the library and share your favorite poem by writing it on one of our pocket shaped pieces of paper. Don’t have a poem to share? Pick up one of our favorite poems from the ... (read more)
Poetry Athens Adults Children Seniors | Add to your calendar.

Older Americans Day: Heroes of Marathon County

Mon., 6/8/15, 10:00am 11:00am @ MCPL Wausau
NEW! Did you know that Marathon County has its share of well-known heroes? Gary Gisselman of the Marathon County Historical Society will present this Older Americans Day program on such fabled locals as football player Elroy "Crazy Legs" Hirsch, the Fromm Brothers of ... (read more)
Community History Wausau Adults Seniors | Add to your calendar.

Randy Peterson-“Tommy Wants to Meet a Hero”

Thu., 6/18/15, 1:30pm 2:30pm @ MCPL Rothschild
NEW! Randy, a nationally-recognized children’s musician, tells a musical story about a boy named Tommy who is on a mission to meet a superhero. Sing-along songs and audience participation are part of his unforgettable shows. Free and open to the public.
Music Rothschild Adults Children Parents Preschool Seniors | Add to your calendar.

Randy Peterson—“Tommy Wants to Meet a Hero”

Tue., 6/23/15, 10:30am 11:30am @ MCPL Hatley
NEW! Randy, a nationally-recognized children’s musician, tells a musical story about a boy named Tommy who is on a mission to meet a superhero. Sing-along songs and audience participation are part of his unforgettable shows. Free and open to the public.
Music Hatley Adults Children Parents Seniors Tweens | Add to your calendar.

Randy Peterson—“Tommy Wants to Meet a Hero”

Tue., 6/23/15, 2:00pm 3:00pm @ MCPL Athens
NEW! Randy, a nationally-recognized children’s musician, tells a musical story about a boy named Tommy who is on a mission to meet a superhero. Sing-along songs and audience participation are part of his unforgettable shows. Free and open to the public.
Music Athens Adults Children Parents Preschool Seniors | Add to your calendar.

Tom Pease

Wed., 6/24/15, 2:00pm 3:00pm @ MCPL Stratford
NEW! Children and their families are invited to receive a great big "musical hug" from Tom Pease. Tom is a regionally-renowned musician, storyteller and humorist. This family-friendly program is free and open to the public.
Music Stratford Adults Children Parents Preschool Seniors | Add to your calendar.

Professor Marvel's Super Hero Magic Show

Thu., 6/25/15, 1:30pm 2:30pm @ MCPL Rothschild
NEW! Lynn and Rob Holbrook (a.k.a. Professor Marvel) present a fun, fast-paced magic show focusing on super heroes in books and the hero in each one of us. Children of all ages will not want to miss this exciting, interactive show. Free and ... (read more)
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Randy Peterson—“Tommy Wants to Meet a Hero”

Tue., 6/30/15, 10:30am 11:30am @ MCPL Wausau
NEW! Randy, a nationally-recognized children’s musician, tells a musical story about a boy named Tommy who is on a mission to meet a superhero. Sing-along songs and audience participation are part of his unforgettable shows. Free and open to the public.
Music Wausau Adults Children Parents Preschool Seniors | Add to your calendar.

Randy Peterson—“Tommy Wants to Meet a Hero”

Tue., 6/30/15, 2:00pm 3:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
NEW! Randy, a nationally-recognized children’s musician, tells a musical story about a boy named Tommy who is on a mission to meet a superhero. Sing-along songs and audience participation are part of his unforgettable shows. Free and open to the public.
Music Wausau Adults Children Parents Preschool Seniors | Add to your calendar.

Randy Peterson—“Tommy Wants to Meet a Hero”

Wed., 7/1/15, 1:30pm 2:30pm @ MCPL Stratford
NEW! Randy, a nationally-recognized children’s musician, tells a musical story about a boy named Tommy who is on a mission to meet a superhero. Sing-along songs and audience participation are part of his unforgettable shows. Free and open to the public.
Music Stratford Adults Children Parents Preschool Seniors | Add to your calendar.

Randy Peterson—“Tommy Wants to Meet a Hero”

Wed., 7/8/15, 10:00am 11:00am @ MCPL Marathon City
NEW! Randy, a nationally-recognized children’s musician, tells a musical story about a boy named Tommy who is on a mission to meet a superhero. Sing-along songs and audience participation are part of his unforgettable shows. Free and open to the public.
Music Marathon City Adults Children Parents Preschool Seniors | Add to your calendar.

Tom Pease

Tue., 7/28/15, 2:00pm 3:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
NEW! Children and their families are invited to receive a great big "musical hug" from Tom Pease. Tom is a regionally-renowned musician, storyteller and humorist. This family-friendly program is free and open to the public.
Music Wausau Adults Children Parents Preschool Seniors | Add to your calendar.