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Events: Hands On Learning

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CANCELED: Knitting Without Needles

All-Ages This event has been canceled. We apologize for any inconvenience.

  • CANCELED: Tue., 3/31/20, 3:30–5 p.m. @ MCPL Athens

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smart phone, tablet and laptop

CANCELED: Tech Time: Technology Assistance

Adults Registration This event has been canceled. We apologize for any inconvenience.

  • CANCELED: Wed., 4/1/20, 2–3 p.m. @ MCPL Wausau
  • CANCELED: Wed., 4/1/20, 3–4 p.m. @ MCPL Wausau
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yarn project and knitting supplies

CANCELED: Needle Arts

Adults & Teens Drop-in This event has been canceled. We apologize for any inconvenience.

  • CANCELED: Thu., 4/2/20, 2–4 p.m. @ MCPL Wausau
  • CANCELED: Tue., 4/21/20, 11 a.m.–1 p.m. @ MCPL Marathon City
  • Tue., 6/2/20, 14 p.m. @ MCPL Athens
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colorful speaker, musical notes and equalizer

CANCELED: Mission STEAM: Electronic Synth Kit

Children Drop-in This event has been canceled. We apologize for any inconvenience.

  • CANCELED: 4/6–4/10/20 @ MCPL Marathon City

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CANCELED: LEGO® Block Party

Children Drop-in This event has been canceled. We apologize for any inconvenience.

  • CANCELED: Tue., 4/7/20, 1–7 p.m. @ MCPL Mosinee
  • CANCELED: Sat., 4/11/20, 11:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m. @ MCPL Rothschild
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red barn and a farm windmill

CANCELED: Saturday Spotlight: Farms

Children Drop-in This event has been canceled. We apologize for any inconvenience.

  • CANCELED: Sat., 4/18/20, 10 a.m.–2 p.m. @ MCPL Rothschild

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CANCELED: Author D. Strack: The Do's & Don'ts of Writing a Book

Adults This event has been canceled. We apologize for any inconvenience.

  • CANCELED: Tue., 4/21/20, 2–3:30 p.m. @ MCPL Athens

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CANCELED: Animal Erasure Paintings

Children This event has been canceled. We apologize for any inconvenience.

  • CANCELED: Thu., 4/23/20, 11 a.m.–4 p.m. @ MCPL Marathon City

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Storybook STEM: Three Little Pigs Building

Children Hear retellings of this classic tale and make your own model house!

  • Wed., 6/17/20, 10:3011:30 a.m. @ MCPL Rothschild
  • Thu., 7/16/20, 10:3011:30 a.m. @ MCPL Wausau
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Create an Art Journal

Adults & Teens Make and decorate your own journal!

  • Wed., 6/17/20, 23:30 p.m. @ MCPL Wausau

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Jack & the Beanstalk

Children Drop-in Kids can plant their own bean and watch it grow throughout the summer!

  • Sat., 6/20/20, 10:3011:30 a.m. @ MCPL Wausau

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Mission STEAM: Ozobot Robots!

Kids & Teens Drop-in Work with a smart robots during this week of STEAM!

  • 6/226/27/20 @ MCPL Marathon City

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MCPL DIY
Fairy Bottle

Children Drop-in Create a little piece of magic with a bright and sparkly fairy bottle!

  • Tue., 6/23/20, 122 p.m. @ MCPL Marathon City
  • 6/297/2/20 @ MCPL Spencer
  • 7/277/31/20 @ MCPL Edgar
  • Fri., 7/31/20, 1:303:30 p.m. @ MCPL Hatley

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Zoozort

Children All ages will enjoy this hands-on, interactive program featuring live, wild animals.

  • Wed., 6/24/20, 10:3011:30 a.m. @ Edgar High School
  • Wed., 6/24/20, 23 p.m. @ MCPL Athens
  • Wed., 7/8/20, 11 a.m.12 p.m. @ MCPL Mosinee
  • Wed., 7/8/20, 23 p.m. @ MCPL Hatley

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Hack Your Notebook: Learning to Use Paper Circuits

Adults & Teens Take your journaling and card making to the next level by adding electricity!

  • Wed., 7/15/20, 13 p.m. @ MCPL Wausau
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Dog Man Mania!

Children Drop-in Participate in crafts and activities related to the popular Dog Man graphic novel series!

  • Wed., 7/15/20, 13 p.m. @ MCPL Wausau

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Attack the Fort! Catapult Challenge

Children Create catapults and attack each other's fort during this event!

  • Tue., 7/21/20, 11 a.m.12 p.m. @ MCPL Wausau
  • Tue., 8/4/20, 35 p.m. @ MCPL Stratford

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Beginning Genealogy: Telling Your Family's Story

Adults Registration Ever wanted to learn about your ancestors? Who were they? Where did they come from? Join us for this introductory class!

  • Wed., 7/22/20, 1:303 p.m. @ MCPL Wausau

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Mission STEAM: Lego WeDo

Kids & Teens Drop-in Work with programmable LEGO blocks during this week of STEAM!

  • 8/218/28/20 @ MCPL Marathon City

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