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Holiday hours: All MCPL locations will be closed Sun., 4/1.

Events: Nature

That's Gonna Leave a Mark: Packing the Perfect Outdoors Emergency Kit

Tue., 3/27/18, 6:30pm - 8pm @ MCPL Wausau
Adult Event Join us for a presentation by experienced outdoor adventurer John E. Van Barriger about essential equipment to handle emergencies for just about any silent sport!
Nature Outdoor Recreation Wausau Adults

Fairy Houses

Children's Event Decorate your own fairy house using a variety of craft supplies!
Activities Art Crafts Nature Rothschild Grades K 5

Trail Tales

Children's Event Drop-in Enjoy the pages of children's books as you walk through two of Wausau's scenic parks!
Nature Off-site Outdoor Recreation Alexander Airport Park Children Grades K 5 Preschool

MCPL Live!

Tue., 5/1/18, 6:30pm - 8pm @ MCPL Wausau
All-Ages Event Jennifer Redell, bat biologist with the Wisconsin DNR, will talk about Wisconsin's bat population, the part they play in the state's ecosystem and more!
Animals Hands-on Learning Nature Outdoor Recreation Wausau Adults Children Grades K 5 Preschool Teen

Library Paper Flower Garden

Fri., 6/1/18, 1pm - Mon., 7/2/18, 1pm @ MCPL Athens
All-Ages Event Drop-in Celebrate summer by helping our Athens Branch "cultivate" a colorful paper flower garden! Free, with all supplies provided.
Activities Art Crafts Gardening Nature Slp Nature Athens Adults Children Grades K 5 Preschool Teen

Nature's Niche Animal Program

Children's Event Dino Tlachac from Nature's Niche will introduce children to live animals, their native habitats and importance in our environment. Free and open to the public.
Animals Natures Niche Slp Edgar Elementary Children Tween Grades K 5

Under The Sea Story Time

Tue., 8/7/18, 10:30am - 11:30am @ MCPL Rothschild
Children's Event Visit our Rothschild Branch for a special underwater-themed story time complete with crafts, songs and more!
Crafts Story Time Slp Activities Nature Rothschild Children

Natural Dyeing for Beginners

Mon., 8/20/18, 2pm - 4pm @ MCPL Hatley
Adult Event Adults can learn the basics of dyeing fabrics with vegetable dyes such as red cabbage, carrot greens, beets and more during this free informational presentation!
Art Crafts Nature Hands-on Learning Food Slp Hatley Adults