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Visit your local MCPL for teen activities, including arts & crafts, movie nights, STEAM / STEM events, hands-on learning, Teen Advisory Group, our summer library program and more!

Follow this webpage or subscribe to our e-newsletter for the most recent schedule of library events for teens at our locations in Wausau, Athens, Edgar, Hatley, Marathon City, Mosinee, Rothschild, Spencer and Stratford.

We also publish featured events on our social media channels, including Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.

Please note: If you plan to bring a large group to a teen event at the library, please notify us using our group visit form

MCPL On-site For Teens Events

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Winter-Themed Escape Rooms

Adults & Teens Registration Do you have what it takes to get out of our winter escape rooms? Venture to the library and find out in December!

  • 12/2712/31/22 @ MCPL Hatley

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Grab & Go
Shivers the Penguin Simple Circuit

Kids & Teens Drop-in Want to create something unique during your winter break? Stop in and grab a Shivers The Penguin kit from the library!

  • 12/2712/31/22 @ MCPL Hatley

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Young Foodies: MyPlate Charcuterie Boards

Kids & Teens Registration Join 4-H educator, Jasmine, for a fun, hands-on, educational activity to learn about MyPlate foods for charcuterie boards and make your own! This event includes a field trip to the winter market!

  • Register Sat., 1/7/23, 9:3011:30 a.m. @ MCPL Wausau

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Teen Book Tasting

Teens Teens are invited to get a (figurative) "taste" for a wide variety of books during our the library book tasting event. You might find your new favorite book!

  • Wed., 1/18/23, 67 p.m. @ MCPL Wausau
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3D Paper Snowflakes

Adults & Teens Children shouldn't have all the fun with crafts at MCPL! Adults are invited to the library to make their own 3D snowflakes! (Okay, well-behaved kids 10+ can come too with an adult!)

  • Thu., 1/26/23, 46 p.m. @ MCPL Rothschild

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MCPL Movie Night
"Where the Crawdads Sing"

Adults & Teens Movies are back at the library! Join us for an evening screening of the film adaptation of Delia Owens' massively successful book, "Where the Crawdads Sing."

  • Thu., 1/26/23, 5:307:30 p.m. @ MCPL Wausau

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Readers Are Writers: Tween Writing Group

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

  • Register 1/11/31/23 @ Online (See event details.)
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Friends of MCPL Book Sale

All-Ages Drop-in Stop by the library during our Friends of MCPL sale and you just might find your next treasured item: a book, a movie or something else from the wide variety of materials available!

  • 2/12/4/23 @ MCPL Wausau

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Moon Phase Puzzle Project

Kids & Teens Children and their parents and caregivers are invited to the library for a special craft project all about the moon! It won't hit your eye "like a big pizza pie," but it sure will be fun!

  • Mon., 2/6/23, 45 p.m. @ MCPL Edgar

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Dry Needle Felting for Teens

Teens Hey Teens! If you're into crafting, or if you're interested in learning a fun and easy craft, join us for either (or both) of two sessions of dry needle felting!

  • Wed., 2/15/23, 67:30 p.m. @ MCPL Wausau
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Solar Week in Athens!

All-Ages Drop-in Stop by the library the week of Feb. 20-25 as we celebrate all things sunny and solar with crafts, activities and even a recipe for sun cookies!

  • 2/202/25/23 @ MCPL Athens

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