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Events: Off Site

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Virtual Story Time

Children Just because MCPL is currently closed doesn't mean we can't share stories with each other: Join us for virtual story time!

  • Tue., 3/31/20, 1010:15 a.m. @ Facebook (Online)
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Find Your Next Book With MCPL & Facebook

Adults Drop-in Let us help you find your next book on Facebook! While Facebook won't tell you what to read next, ask us for recommendations during this special social media event.

  • Tue., 3/31/20, 13 p.m. @ Facebook (Online)

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Aquarium Trivia for Kids!

Children Kids can learn about the aquarium at the library during this virtual trivia event!

  • Wed., 4/1/20, 22:30 p.m. @ Facebook (Online)

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CANCELED: Children's Festival

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

  • CANCELED: Sat., 4/4/20, 9 a.m.–3 p.m. @ Marathon Park

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Trail Tales

Children Drop-in Trail Tales, our popular partnership with the Wausau and Marathon County Parks, Recreation and Forestry Department, returns for another session this spring!

  • 5/15/31/20 @ Oak Island Park

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Dinosaurs & Dragons

Children Did you know that dragons, the Cyclops, griffins, and many other mythological creatures were all inspired by real fossils? Join us to learn more during this fun hands-on presentation!

  • Thu., 6/18/20, 1011 a.m. @ Marathon Elementary

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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

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Duke Otherwise

Children Join spirited musician Duke Otherwise for fun shows filled with music, dancing and more!

  • Tue., 7/7/20, 1011 a.m. @ Marathon Elementary
  • Wed., 7/8/20, 10:3011:30 a.m. @ Edgar High School

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Tom Pease

Children Get ready for a great performance by beloved children's musician Tom Pease!

  • Tue., 7/14/20, 1011 a.m. @ Marathon Elementary

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Free Pool Day

Kids & Teens Drop-in Children and their families can enjoy a FREE day at Wausau's outdoor pools just by showing their library card! One card per family.

  • Tue., 8/4/20, 12 a.m.11:59 p.m. @ Wausau Outdoor Pools

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Story Time at the Splash Pad

Children Attend this afternoon of stories, water, songs and rhymes - all outside!

  • Tue., 8/4/20, 11:30 p.m. @ Marathon Park

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