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Dating Violence Awareness for Teens

Tue., 2/9/16, 7:00pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
The Women's Community, a non-profit organization serving victims of domestic violence and sexual abuse, will share information about dating violence with teens. Teens will learn to recognize the difference between ... (read more)
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America's Economic Prosperity Forum Series

Tue., 2/16/16, 6:00pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
The Wisconsin Institute for Public Policy and Service (WIPPS) is hosting a series of community forums aimed at gathering public input on several important topics. Thoughts and comments generated during these forums will be shared with federal officials and policymakers through a nationwide effort by the Kettering Foundation. Seating is limited to 18 participants for each forum. To register, call Connie Nikolai at 715-261-6368 or email ... (read more)
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Documentary & Discussion: "American Revolutionary: The Evolution of Grace Lee Boggs"

Thu., 3/10/16, 6:00pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Help us recognize Women's History Month at this free screening of a film about activist Grace Lee Boggs, a Chinese-American writer, philosopher and activist from Detroit. Rooted for 75 years in the labor, civil rights and Black Power movements, Boggs challenged a new generation to throw off assumptions, think creatively and redefine revolution for our times. A short discussion will follow the film. ... (read more)
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Sunshine Week Panel Discussion: Open Government and Open Records

Tue., 3/15/16, 6:00pm 8:00pm @ Marathon County Courthouse
Join us for an insightful panel discussion on government transparency and applications of open records laws locally! MCPL is hosting this discussion at the Marathon County Courthouse in recognition of Sunshine Week – a national initiative to promote a dialogue about the importance of open government and freedom of information. Panelists also will field audience questions. ... (read more)
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MCPL Live! Jason Breitenfeld: "The Dangers of Drinking & Driving"

Thu., 3/31/16, 4:30pm 6:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Jason Breitenfeld's life irrevocably changed on a January night in 2013, when his car was struck by a drunken driver. Hospitalized with injuries over his entire body, Breitenfeld - who ... (read more)
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