Holiday hours: All MCPL locations will be closed by 5pm on Wed., 11/22, and closed all day Thu., 11/23.
Children's Event Drop-in Children are encouraged to write letters to Santa Claus and drop them off at participating MCPL locations this holiday season!
- Mon., 11/20/17 - Fri., 12/15/17 @ MCPL Spencer
- Mon., 11/20/17 - Wed., 12/20/17 @ MCPL Wausau
- Mon., 11/20/17 - Fri., 12/15/17 @ MCPL Hatley
- Mon., 11/20/17 - Fri., 12/15/17 @ MCPL Stratford
- Mon., 11/20/17 - Fri., 12/15/17 @ MCPL Edgar
- Mon., 11/20/17 - Fri., 12/15/17 @ MCPL Rothschild
- Mon., 11/20/17 - Fri., 12/15/17 @ MCPL Marathon City
Teen Event Drop-in Teens can get a taste of the world of Japanese animation by viewing the series "Orange," "Miss Kobayashi's Dragon Maid," Occultic; Nine," and "Eureka 7!"
Adult Event Drop-in Knitters of all ages and experience levels are invited to gather for a night of working on knitting projects and socializing at MCPL! And it's not just for knitters - crocheters and other fans of the needle arts are invited, too!
Children's Event Drop-in Families of homeschooled children can hear stories, read, and participate in various activities related to the areas of science, technology, engineering, arts, and math.
Adult Event Quilters and crafters - experienced and beginners - are invited to gather to learn, create, and share. In addition to sharing quilting skills and techniques, we'll also teach a new ... (read more)
Children's Event Join us each month to participate in a variety of hands-on experiments related to math and science. Free and no registration required, all supplies provided.
Thu., 11/30/17, 5:30pm - 7:45pm @ MCPL Wausau
Adult Event A free screening of the 2017 film adaptation of Jeannette Walls' best-selling memoir. Rated PG-13.
Adult Event Drop-in A special sale to clear out the former area of our dedicated Friends group. Great deals on books as well as tables, shelving and more!
Children's Event Drop-in Bring the whole family to work on coloring projects for both children and adults!
Children's Event Drop-in Bring your family to the library for a fun day of gaming! Board and card games for all ages will be available.
Adult Event Drop-in Residents of Athens and its surrounding communities will have a chance to apply for a U.S. passport locally during a special one-day-only application event at the Marathon County Public Library! Appointments taken, not required.
Mon., 12/4/17, 7pm - 8pm @ Edgar High School
Adult Event Learn about the current state of Russia, including current events there and how the country has changed, from UW-Marathon County professor Jeff Leigh!
Tue., 12/5/17, 9am - 10am @ MCPL Spencer
Adult Event Join us as the Spencer High School Handbell Choir performs songs for the holiday season! Free and open to the public.
Adult Event Library staff will get attendees acquainted with Libby, OverDrive's latest app for accessing free e-books, audiobooks and more! Registration is required.
Children of all ages and their families are invited to build creative projects using LEGO blocks! All blocks will be provided. Free and no registration required.
Tue., 12/5/17, 3:30pm - 5pm @ MCPL Stratford
Children's Event Kids in grades 3-7 are invited for an afternoon of games, music, stories and holiday-themed crafts! Free, with all supplies provided.