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Events: Wausau

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Library Card Pool Day

All-Ages Drop-in A library card is good for more than just books, movies or music! Any MCPL patron can use their card for free entry to any of Wausau's outdoor pools!

  • Tue., 8/3/21, 17:30 p.m. @ Wausau Outdoor Pools

children grades k-5 teen adult off-site outdoor recreation »

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History Chats: (Other) Parks Stories

Adults & Teens Join the Marathon County Historical Society throughout August for a series of short programs about Marathon County park, in conjunction with their new exhibit!

  • Attend Thu., 8/5/21, 12:3012:45 p.m. @ Online (See event details.)
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Friends of MCPL Public Book Sale

All-Ages Drop-in Stop by the library in early August and browse through thousands of items during our first Friends of MCPL sale open to the general public!

  • 8/48/7/21 @ MCPL Wausau

adults teen children book sale »

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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!

  • Attend 8/38/9/21 @ Online (See event details.)
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children tween music poetry activities story time »

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Grab & Go Little Treasures: Macramé Key Chain

Adults & Teens Drop-in Stop by any MCPL location in August and pick up your own "Little Treasure" macramé craft kit that you can create at home!

  • 8/28/27/21 @ All MCPL Locations

adults teens crafts »

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Grab & Go
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

children preschool nature hands-on activities slp crafts »

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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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History Speaks: From Wheat to Dairy Farming in Wisconsin

Adults Join the Marathon County Historical Society for its monthly History Speaks series and learn more about a crucial turning point in Wisconsin's agricultural history!

  • Attend Sat., 8/21/21, 23 p.m. @ Online (See event details.)

adults community farming food history »

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Friends of the Library Members-Only Sale!

All-Ages Drop-in Our Friends of the Library are excited to welcome back their members for their monthly sales! If you're not a member and want to browse and buy, you can join on the spot!

  • Sat., 8/21/21, 9:30 a.m.3:30 p.m. @ MCPL Wausau

adults teen children book sale »

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Virtual Book Club
"A Stranger in the House" by Shari Lapena

Adults Join the library staff and other book lovers for an engaging, virtual discussion of our September book club selection, "A Stranger in the House" by Shari Lapena!

  • Mon., 9/20/21, 23 p.m. @ GoToMeeting (Online)

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paper rockets on straws

Grab & Go
Straw Rockets

Children Drop-in Kids can make their own fun paper rockets at home (or anywhere) anytime with this Grab and Go kit!

  • 9/19/30/21 @ All MCPL Locations

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lavender sachets

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Little Treasures: Lavender Sachet

Adults Drop-in Pick up your own Little Treasure kit to create a cute, sweet-smelling lavender sachet! Available at any MCPL location in September, while they last!

  • 9/19/30/21 @ All MCPL Locations

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