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LEGO blocks

Family LEGO® Club

Children of all ages and their families are invited to build creative projects using LEGO® blocks! Blocks will be provided.
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Wish I Was Here

Movie Night: "Wish I Was Here"

Tue., 11/25/14, 6:00pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Join us for a free movie on the library's third floor! (Rated R | 106 min.) ... (read more)
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Maleficent

Children's Matinee: "Maleficent"

Children and their families are invited to a free movie – "Maleficent" – on the library's third floor! (Rated PG | 97 min.) (film details) (request the DVD) ... (read more)
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Zentangle art

Learn to Zentangle!

Teens and tweens are invited to the library to learn how to create Zentangle art! This is a two-part event, with the second part of the event occurring on 12/6 at 1:00pm. ... (read more)
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How to Train Your Dragon 2

Children's Matinee: "How to Train Your Dragon 2"

Children and their families are invited to a free movie – "How to Train Your Dragon 2" – on the library's third floor! (Rated PG | 102 min.) (film details) (request the DVD) ... (read more)
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Knit Night

Thu., 12/4/14, 6:30pm 8:15pm @ MCPL Wausau
Knitters of all ages and experience levels are invited to gather for a night of creation and socializing. The library will provide pattern books and other resources, along with some knitting supplies, but knitters are invited to bring their own supplies as well. ... (read more)
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Windows 8 Basics

Learn the basics of Windows 8, including navigating the operating system, identifying icons and basic computer technology. Space is limited and registration is required. Patrons are encouraged to bring a laptop if they have one. Call 715-298-5721 to register.
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iPad Basics

Learn how to get the most out of your iPad during this class led by tutors with the United Way RSVP program. The class is open to the public but space is limited, and students are encouraged to bring their own iPad if they have one. Call 715-298-5721 to register.
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Movie Night: "Life of Crime"

Tue., 12/9/14, 6:30pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Two kidnappers (John Hawkes and Yasiin Bey, formerly known as Mos Def) help a woman (Jennifer Aniston) take revenge on her wealthy, real estate developer husband after he refuses to pay her ransom in this adaptation of the Elmore Leonard book, Switch. Also starring Tim Robbins, Will Forte and Isla Fisher. (2013, 98 min., Rated R)
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S.T.E.A.M. Exploration Station

Hands-on learning activities for children ages 3-5! S.T.E.A.M. programs are specially focused on the core areas of Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics. ... (read more)
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Share Your Holiday Home Movies

Sat., 12/13/14, 2:00pm 4:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Join us for an afternoon of watching holiday home movies created by community members of all ages! To contribute your own movie, call us at 715-261-7230 by 12/6. All clips will be screened by library staff before the program.
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tweens

Tween Club

Tweens (grades 3-5) are invited to the library to make new friends and discover the latest books, technology, art and writing techniques, helpful library resources and more! ... (read more)
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Movie Night: "Jersey Boys"

Wed., 12/17/14, 6:00pm 8:15pm @ MCPL Wausau
Adapted from the 2006 Tony Winner for Best Musical, this bittersweet saga dramatizes the rise and fall of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons - one of the key pop groups of the early '60s, responsible for such iconic hits as "Sherry," "Walk Like a Man" and "Big Girls Don't Cry." Starring Christopher Walken and John Lloyd Young as Frankie Valli. (2014, 134 min., Rated R)
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The Golden Compass

Teen Movie Night: "The Golden Compass"

Thu., 12/18/14, 6:00pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Teens (grades 6-12) are invited to a free showing of "The Golden Compass" on the library's third floor! (PG-13| 113 min.) (film details) (read the book) (request the DVD) ... (read more)
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Homemade Spa Gifts

Teens in grades 6-12 will have the opportunity to create sugar and salt scrubs, as well as milk bath powder and sea salt soak, to give as holiday gifts for friends and family!
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Movie Night: "This is Where I Leave You"

Tue., 1/6/15, 6:30pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Join us for a free movie screening on our third floor! (Rated R, 103 min.) A Jewish family must fulfill their father's final wish and spend an entire week together confronting their problems. Starring Jane Fonda, Jason Bateman, Tina Fey and others.
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Celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Sat., 1/17/15, 10:30am 12:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Children and their families are invited to help us celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy with stories, art and other activities; presented by AmeriCorps and Wausau School District.
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Women's Night Out: "The Invention of Wings" by Sue Monk Kidd

Mon., 1/19/15, 6:30pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Join the Women's Night Out book club for a friendly discussion of "The Invention of Wings." The novel follows Hetty 'Handful' Grimke, a Charleston slave, and Sarah, the daughter of the wealthy Grimke family, over several decades. The group is open to the public and all are welcome.
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Movie Night: "The Skeleton Twins"

Tue., 1/20/15, 6:30pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Join us for a free movie on the library's third floor! (Rated R | 93 min.) After Milo (Bill Hader) cuts his wrists, his sister Maggie (Kristen Wiig) moves him into her home in New York where she lives with her husband (Luke Wilson). Both brother and sister are dealing with severe emotional issues stemming from their own father's suicide, as well as their absent mother.
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The Boy in the Striped Pajamas

Teen Movie Night: "The Boy in the Striped Pajamas"

Thu., 1/29/15, 6:00pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Teens (grades 6-12) are invited to a free showing of "The Boy in the Striped Pajamas" on the library's third floor! (PG-13| 94 min.) (film details) (read the book) (request the DVD) ... (read more)
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Classic Matinee Monday: "Marty"

Mon., 2/9/15, 2:00pm 4:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
NEW! Join us for a free matinee screening of a classic film! Ahead of Valentine's Day, we'll show the unconventional romance "Marty" starring Ernest Borgnine and Betsy Blair. This Oscar-winning story, penned by Paddy Chayefsky, follows 24 important hours in the lives of two lonely people. (Not Rated | 91 min. | 1955)
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Working with App Inventor

Tue., 2/10/15, 6:30pm Tue., 3/24/15, 7:30pm @ MCPL Wausau
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S.T.E.A.M. Exploration Station-Engineering

Wed., 2/11/15, 10:30am Sun., 2/1/15, 11:30am @ MCPL Wausau
Hands-on learning activities for children ages 3-5 and their caregivers! S.T.E.A.M. programs are specially focused on the core areas of Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics. S.T.E.A.M. Exploration Station will meet every month on the second Wednesday and the following Saturday. February sessions feature Engineering activities.
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Women's Night Out: "Unbroken" by Laura Hillenbrand

Mon., 2/16/15, 6:30pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Join the Women's Night Out book club for a friendly discussion of "Unbroken." Laura Hillenbrand's book tells the true story of Lt. Louis Zamperini, an Olympic athlete who was the sole survivor of a plane crash in the Pacific Ocean during World War II. The group is open to the public and all are welcome.
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Dating Violence Awareness for Teens

Tue., 2/17/15, 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 positive and abusive relationships, especially when dating.
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Classic Matinee Monday: "To Have and Have Not"

Mon., 2/23/15, 2:00pm 4:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
NEW! Join us for a free screening of a classic matinee! During WWII, American expatriate Harry Morgan (Humphrey Bogart) helps transport a Free French Resistance leader (Walter Brennan) and his beautiful wife (Lauren Bacall) to Martinique. "To Have and Have Not" is the first of several Bogey-and-Bacall collaborations, and they were married in 1945, a year after this film was released. (Not Rated|100 min.|1944)
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Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist

Teen Movie Night: "Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist"

Thu., 2/26/15, 6:00pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Teens (grades 6-12) are invited to a free showing of "Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist" on the library's third floor! (PG-13| 90 min.) (film details) (read the book) (request the DVD) ... (read more)
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Dr. Seuss Birthday Celebration

Sat., 2/28/15, 10:30am 12:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Help us celebrate the wild and wacky world of beloved children's author Dr. Seuss with a morning of Seuss stories, arts, crafts and more. Families, children, adults, and seniors are all invited to attend this free, fun event.
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The Supremes at Earl's All-You-Can-Eat by Edward K

Women's Night Out: "The Supremes at Earl's All-You-Can-Eat" by Edward Kelsey Moore

Mon., 3/16/15, 6:30pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Join the Women's Night Out book club for a friendly discussion of "The Supremes at Earl's All-You-Can-Eat." This novel follows three high school friends – dubbed "The Supremes" – as they weather life's highs and lows, but always gather each Sunday at the same table at Earl's diner in Plainview, Ind., to talk it all out. The group is open to the public and all are welcome.
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Teen Movie Night

Thu., 3/19/15, 6:00pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Teens (grades 6-12) are invited to a free movie on the library's third floor! (Title TBA.) ... (read more)
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Teen Movie Night

Thu., 4/16/15, 6:00pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Teens (grades 6-12) are invited to a free movie on the library's third floor! (Title TBA.) ... (read more)
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Women's Night Out: "The Round House" by Louise Erdrich

Mon., 4/20/15, 6:30pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Join the Women's Night Out book club for a friendly discussion of "The Round House." When his mother, a tribal enrollment specialist living on a reservation in North Dakota, slips into an abyss of depression after being brutally attacked, 14-year-old Joe Coutz sets out with his three friends to find the person that destroyed his family. The group is open to the public and new members are always welcome.
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Women's Night Out: "Shotgun Lovesongs" by Nickolas Butler

Mon., 5/18/15, 6:30pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Join the Women's Night Out book club for a friendly discussion of "Shotgun Lovesongs," set in the fictional Wisconsin town of Little Wing and written by Wisconsin author Nickolas Butler. The discussion is open to the public, and new members are always welcome.
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Teen Movie Night

Thu., 5/21/15, 6:00pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Teens (grades 6-12) are invited to a free movie on the library's third floor! (Title TBA.) ... (read more)
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Women's Night Out: "Me Before You" by Jojo Moyes

Mon., 6/15/15, 6:30pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Join the Women's Night Out book club for a friendly discussion of "Me Before You." Jojo Moyes' 2012 novel brings to life two people who couldn't have less in common, and is a heartbreakingly romantic novel that asks, What do you do when making the person you love happy also means breaking your own heart? The group is open to the public and new members are always welcome.
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Teen Movie Night

Thu., 6/18/15, 6:00pm 8:00pm @ MCPL Wausau
Teens (grades 6-12) are invited to a free movie on the library's third floor! (Title TBA.) ... (read more)
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