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Events for Tweens


Milwaukee Bucks Reading Challenge

Mon., 1/18/16 Fri., 2/19/16 @ All MCPL Locations
The Milwaukee Bucks is challenging Wisconsin students in first through eighth grade to read during the winter months! With each page read, students score points. When a predetermined number of ... (read more)
Book Club Sports All Locations Children Teens Tweens | Add to your calendar.
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Tween STEAM: Experiment with Scratch Programming

Tue., 2/16/16, 4:00pm 5:30pm @ MCPL Wausau
Tweens in grades 4-6 are invited to experiment with Scratch programming. Scratch uses blocks to help kids learn the fundamentals of computer programming. Participants will get an overview of Scratch and then have time to work with the program.
Technology Hands-on Learning Wausau Children Tweens | Add to your calendar.

The Science of Ghost Hunting

Thu., 2/18/16, 6:00pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Join Shawn Blaschka from Wausau Paranormal Research Society as he discusses the science behind ghost hunting and paranormal research. Shawn will share information on scientific aspects of paranormal research, describe ... (read more)
Paranormal Technology Wausau Adults Children Teens Tweens | Add to your calendar.
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Tween STEAM: Attack the Fort!

Tue., 3/15/16, 4:00pm 5:30pm @ MCPL Wausau
Tweens in grades 4-6 are invited to help attack the fort! After hearing the story of the Trojan War, tweens will have the opportunity to construct mini catapults and attack a model fort.
Hands-on Learning Wausau Children Tweens | Add to your calendar.
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Spring Crafts DIY

Wed., 3/30/16, 12:00pm 3:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Join us on this no school day during Spring Break to create a variety of spring crafts! Children can create a sun catcher, decorate a flower pot and create other fun, spring-themed crafts. All supplies provided.
Activities Crafts Wausau Children Early Elementary Tweens | Add to your calendar.
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Tween STEAM: Create a Nebula (In a Bottle)

Tue., 4/19/16, 4:00pm 5:30pm @ MCPL Wausau
Tweens in grades 4-6 can explore astronomy at this special crafting event! Using common household materials, we will explore star formation and the science behind nebulae. When we're done, participants ... (read more)
Crafts Science Wausau Children Tweens | Add to your calendar.
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Fairy Fun

Tue., 4/26/16, 6:00pm 7:30pm @ MCPL Rothschild
School-aged children (grades K-5) are invited to the library for a night of Fairy activities and fun! Rainbow Magic excerpts and other fairy stories will be read. Children will also create their own fairy wand and wooden fairy house.
Crafts Rothschild Children Early Elementary Tweens | Add to your calendar.