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Readers Are Writers: Tween Writing Group

Children Registration Drop-in Tweens ages 8-14 are invited to participate in a new virtual writing group with activities tailored to their age group and new content each month! Registration is required.

  • Register 9/19/30/22 @ Online (See event details.)
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Book of the Month
"Hippie" by Paulo Coelho

Adults Drop-in Stop by the library in September to pick up their Book of the Month selection along with some questions and comments to get you thinking about Coelho's 2018 novel!

  • 9/19/30/22 @ MCPL Athens

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stuffed bear craft

Grab & Go
Little Treasures: Pocket Bear

Adults & Teens Drop-in Stop by any MCPL location in September to pick up a little friend you can make at home - a grab and go pocket bear!

  • 9/19/30/22 @ All MCPL Locations

adults teens hands-on activities crafts »

nature loom project

Grab & Go
Nature Weaving

Children Drop-in Stop by any MCPL location in September for a perfect fall grab and go craft for children (and adults too!) - supplies and instructions to weave a nature loom!

  • 9/19/30/22 @ All MCPL Locations

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child and parent reading a book

Athens Family Story Time

Children Children and their parents and caregivers are invited to join us every other Monday this fall at the library for family story time!

  • Mon., 10/3/22, 10:3011 a.m. @ MCPL Athens
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glowing file box

History Chats: Stories From the Archives

Adults The Marathon County Historical Society will be dipping into their archives once again for a series of interesting stories told virtually each week in October!

  • Attend Thu., 10/6/22, 12:451 p.m. @ Online (See event details.)
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general adult community history social issues »

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Book of the Month
"The Kindred Spirits Supper Club" by Amy E. Reichert

Adults Drop-in Stop by the library to pick up their Book-of-the-Month selection, along with some questions and comments to get you thinking about the novel!

  • 10/110/31/22 @ MCPL Athens

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geometric paper crafts

Grab & Go
Geometric Paper Sculptures

Children Drop-in Math and art collide at MCPL in November with a geometric sculpture craft!

  • 10/110/31/22 @ All MCPL Locations

children crafts grab and go art »

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Book Club: "Anxious People" by Fredrik Backman

Adults Join the library staff and other book lovers as they discuss this novel by Fredrik Backman!

  • Tue., 10/11/22, 23 p.m. @ MCPL Athens

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leaf craft

Autumn Leaves: Story Time & Crafts

Children Children and their families and caregivers are invited to the library for a special fall story time, complete with a fun craft project.

  • Sat., 10/22/22, 11 a.m.12 p.m. @ MCPL Athens

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Eat This, Not That! With Jill Patterson, RDN

Adults Join us for a free virtual presentation on developing strong nutrition habits (including some helpful tips for the holidays) with Registered Dietician Nutritionist Jill Patterson!

  • Attend Thu., 11/3/22, 6:307:30 p.m. @ Online (See event details.)

adults food health holiday »

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Book Club: "The Four Winds" by Kristin Hannah

Adults Join the library staff and other book lovers as they discuss this best-seller by Kristin Hannah!

  • Tue., 11/15/22, 23 p.m. @ MCPL Athens

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Book of the Month
"The Sentence" by Louise Erdrich

Adults Drop-in Stop by the library to pick up their Book-of-the-Month selection, along with some questions and comments to get you thinking about the novel!

  • 11/111/30/22 @ MCPL Athens

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Grab & Go
Pumpkin Pie Craft

Children Drop-in Stop by the library in November for an extra grab and go craft kit perfect for children and for fall: pumpkin pie!

  • 11/111/30/22 @ MCPL Athens

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leaf craft

Grab & Go
Leaf Silhouette

Children Drop-in Stop by any MCPL location in November to pick up a children's grab and go craft kit that is perfect for fall!

  • 11/111/30/22 @ All MCPL Locations

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Book Club: "Educated" by Tara Westover

Adults Join the library staff and other book lovers as they discuss this popular memoir by Tara Westover!

  • Tue., 12/13/22, 23 p.m. @ MCPL Athens

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Book of the Month
"The Matchmakers of Minnow Bay" by Kelly Harms

Adults Drop-in Stop by the library to pick up their Book-of-the-Month selection, along with some questions and comments to get you thinking about the novel!

  • 12/112/30/22 @ MCPL Athens

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craft snow globe

Grab & Go
Snow Globe

Children Drop-in No need to step outside to play in the snow (even though that's super fun): Stop by any MCPL location to pick up a grab and go kit to create your very own snow globe!

  • 12/112/31/22 @ All MCPL Locations

children tweens hands-on activities winter break weather diy grab and go crafts »

elderly man and woman

Common Scams & Frauds Targeting Seniors

Adults Seniors are welcome to join us for a program with the state Bureau of Consumer Protection about important information on frauds and scams that specifically target senior citizens.

  • Mon., 1/9/23, 12 p.m. @ MCPL Athens

adults health money social issues social security »