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Wausau railroad depot

History Chats: Historic Preservation Month

Adults Join the Marathon County Historical Society online for a series of short programs about efforts to save or revitalize important local buildings, including local railroad depots on May 20!

  • Attend Thu., 5/20/21, 12:3012:45 p.m. @ Online (See event details.)
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tomato plant

Virtual Gardening
Growing Veggies in Small Spaces

Adults Registration Janell Wehr, horticulture educator with Extension Marathon County, will lead a virtual class on growing vegetables in small spaces. You'll be surprised how much can be grown with just a little room!

  • Register Thu., 5/20/21, 78 p.m. @ Online (See event details.)

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History Speaks: Wausau's Maverick Response to the 1918 Pandemic

Adults & Teens Tune in for a virtual presentation with the Marathon County Historical Society about the local response (or lack of a response) to the 1918 flu pandemic!

  • Attend Sat., 5/22/21, 23 p.m. @ Online (See event details.)

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Family Story Time

Children Follow along with a variety of stories, songs and other activities shared by library staff on Facebook or YouTube! New programs every week!

  • 5/185/24/21 @ Online (See event details.)
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yarn mandalas

Grab & Go
Little Treasures: Needlepoint Mandala

Adults & Teens Registration [except Wausau] Patrons can stop by any MCPL location in May to pick up a "Little Treasure" craft kit to make their own needlepoint mandala. Free and available while supplies last!

  • 5/35/28/21 @ All MCPL Locations

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crafted flowers with positive messages

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Flowergram

Children Registration [except Wausau] Create a special, one-of-a-kind flowergram that's both a lovely craft and a positive message for someone else, with supplies and instructions provided!

  • 5/35/28/21 @ All MCPL Locations

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Book Club: "Little Fires Everywhere" by Celeste Ng

Adults Join the library staff and others who like to read and discuss a variety of books, for Hatley's virtual June book club gathering!

  • Tue., 6/8/21, 12 p.m. @ GoToMeeting (Online)

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vegetable garden

Virtual Gardening
Managing Weeds

Adults Registration Join us for a virtual class led by Extension Marathon County on managing those pesky weeds before (or if) they take over your whole garden!

  • Register Thu., 6/10/21, 2:303:30 p.m. @ Online (See event details.)
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Book Club: "Books Can Be Deceiving" by Jenn McKinlay

Adults Registration Join the library staff and other book lovers for an engaging, virtual discussion of our June book club selection, a library lover's mystery by Jenn McKinley!

  • Mon., 6/21/21, 12 p.m. @ GoToMeeting (Online)

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Little Treasures: Dried Flower Paper Lantern

Adults & Teens Registration [except Wausau] Pick up a little treasure for yourself at any MCPL location in June with a kit to create a dried paper lantern!

  • 6/16/25/21 @ All MCPL Locations

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clay mushrooms

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Mushroom Magic

Teens Registration [except Wausau] Teens can mix a bit of science with a bit of fun with a mushroom magic craft kit!

  • 6/76/28/21 @ All MCPL Locations

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crafted colorful fish

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Rainbow Fish

Children Registration [except Wausau] Stop by any MCPL location in June and pick up a craft kit for a bright and beautiful rainbow fish you can create at home! No aquarium needed!

  • 6/16/30/21 @ All MCPL Locations

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Book Club: "Missing You" by Harlan Coben

Adults Join the library staff and other book lovers for an engaging, virtual discussion of a wide variety of books!

  • Mon., 7/19/21, 12 p.m. @ GoToMeeting (Online)

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crafted fairies

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Little Treasures: Fairy Doll

Adults & Teens Registration [except Wausau] Drop-in Stop by any MCPL location in July and pick up a "little treasure" craft kit to make your own fairy doll at home!

  • 7/57/30/21 @ All MCPL Locations

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crafted bug houses

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Bug Hotel!

Children Registration [except Wausau] Where do bugs sleep at night? You might find out and have fun with a couple kinds of bug hotel projects, too! Available for pickup in July at any MCPL location.

  • 7/17/30/21 @ All MCPL Locations

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Virtual Book Club
"Where the Crawdads Sing" by Delia Owens

Adults Join the library staff and other book lovers for an engaging, virtual discussion of our August book club selection, "Where the Crawdads Sing" by Delia Owens!

  • Mon., 8/16/21, 12 p.m. @ GoToMeeting (Online)

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crafted bird-shaped magnet clips

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Fun Feathered Magpie Magnet

Children Drop-in Stop by any MCPL location in August and pick up a fun craft kit to create your own feathered magnet!

  • 8/18/31/21 @ All MCPL Locations

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