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Children's Events

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Central Wisconsin Book Festival
Interactive Story Time With Baptiste Paul & Miranda Paul

Children The Central Wisconsin Book Festival welcomes award-winning authors Baptiste Paul and Miranda Paul for a fun interactive story time at the Portage County Public Library in Stevens Point!

  • Thu., 9/23/21, 1011 a.m. @ Portage County Public Library

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Central Wisconsin Book Festival
Book Talk With Authors/Illustrators Steve Jenkins & Robin Page

Kids & Adults Kids and nature lovers of all ages are invited to join us during the Central Wisconsin Book Festival for a virtual event with children's authors and illustrators Steve Jenkins and Robin Page!

  • Attend Sat., 9/25/21, 1011 a.m. @ Zoom (Online)

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Central Wisconsin Book Festival
Wisconsin Authors Book Fair

All-Ages Drop-in Swing by Whitewater Music Hall in Wausau if you're out and about on Saturday the 25th to meet and speak with authors from across Wisconsin during this CWBF event!

  • Sat., 9/25/21, 11 a.m.2 p.m. @ Whitewater Music Hall

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Central Wisconsin Book Festival
Discussion & Drawing With Graphic Artist Gillian Goerz

Teens The Central Wisconsin Book Festival is happy to welcome author and illustrator Gillian Goerz for a virtual talk about her middle grade graphic novels and a drawing activity with the audience!

  • Attend Sat., 9/25/21, 45 p.m. @ Zoom (Online)

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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 9/219/27/21 @ Online (See event details.)
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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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CANCELED: Central Wisconsin Book Festival
"Astrid & Apollo" With V.T. Bidania

Kids & Teens This event has been canceled. We apologize for any inconvenience.

  • CANCELED: Sat., 9/25/21, 11–11:45 a.m. @ Zoom (Online)

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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., 10/16/21, 9:30 a.m.3:30 p.m. @ MCPL Wausau
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Grab & Go
Blazing Star Spinner

Children Drop-in Kids can make their own spinning shooting star with this free Grab & Go kit!

  • 10/110/30/21 @ All MCPL Locations

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Friends of MCPL Public Book Sale

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

  • 11/311/6/21 @ MCPL Wausau

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Grab & Go
Marble Maze Run

Children Drop-in Kids can make their own fun mini marble maze track with this Grab & Go kit!

  • 11/111/30/21 @ All MCPL Locations

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Grab & Go
Fine Motor Aquarium

Children Drop-in Kids can create their own craft aquarium with this Grab & Go kit!

  • 12/112/31/21 @ All MCPL Locations

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