Tue., 8/1/17 - Thu., 8/31/17 @ MCPL Mosinee
Throughout the month of August, kids can build their own model robots using recycled materials and craft supplies at our Mosinee Branch!
Create a variety of crafts all with colorful types of duct tape! Free and all supplies provided.
Fri., 8/25/17, 11:30am - 12:30pm @ MCPL Wausau
Players can battle for points by drawing (and guessing) their favorite Pokemon characters!
Children of all ages and their families are invited to build creative projects using LEGO® blocks! Blocks will be provided.
Mon., 8/28/17, 3pm - 4pm @ MCPL Mosinee
Children can practice and improve their literacy skills by reading to friendly, well-behaved therapy dogs!
Tue., 9/5/17, 10:30am - 11:30am @ MCPL Hatley
Stories and crafts to celebrate the return to school! Free and all supplies provided.
Knitters of all ages and experience levels are invited to gather for a night of working on knitting projects and socializing at MCPL! And it's not just for knitters - crocheters and other fans of the needle arts are invited, too!
Join fellow Pokemon fans for a monthly gathering of all things Pokemon, including new activities each month and the opportunity to play the Pokemon trading card game and (with parental permission) trade Pokemon cards! Free and no registration required.
Sat., 9/16/17, 10:30am - 12pm @ MCPL Wausau
A special Peanuts-themed story time followed by crafts and activities. Free and open to the public.
Children can build using a variety of building toys, including DUPLO blocks, LEGOs, Tinkertoys and more!
Hobby and craft enthusiasts are welcome to join us every month for a night of creating and socializing!
Families of homeschooled children can hear stories, read, and participate in various activities related to the areas of science, technology, engineering, arts, and math.
Families are encouraged to visit us and make a variety of autumn crafts! Free, with all supplies provided.
Tue., 9/19/17, 4pm - 5pm @ MCPL Wausau
Children in grades K-5 are invited to decorate their own diary/journal, learn how to make a first entry, and partake in other activities related to popular diary series of books. Free and open to children in grades K-5. All supplies provided.
Thu., 9/21/17, 4pm - 4:45pm @ MCPL Wausau
Tweens can discuss "The Wild Robot" by Peter Brown and compete in some fun "Minute to Win It"-style challenges!
Thu., 9/21/17, 6pm - 7:30pm @ MCPL Wausau
Join us for this fun workshop on how to raise a child who loves reading! Learn why reading is important, and how it helps with children's brain development. Books and ... (read more)
Geared mainly toward children ages 3-6 with Autism Spectrum Disorder, this story time will feature stories as well as soothing interactive activities.
Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with a bilingual story time, followed by crafts from a variety of Hispanic countries! Free and all supplies provided. Call 715-261-7220 for more information.
Mon., 9/25/17, 10am - Sat., 9/30/17, 2pm @ MCPL Marathon City
Kids can read and lounge inside a reading tent set up inside our Marathon City Branch from September 25-30!
Tue., 9/26/17, 10:30am - 11:30am @ MCPL Rothschild
Celebrate Johnny Appleseed's birthday with us at this fun-filled story time featuring songs, stories and games!
Tue., 9/26/17, 1pm - 4pm @ MCPL Athens
Join us at the Athens Branch every Tuesday afternoon and learn new fiber arts skills with hooks, punches and needles, or join other experienced crafters to work on projects old ... (read more)
Join us each month to participate in a variety of hands-on experiments related to math and science. Free and no registration required, all supplies provided.
Bring the whole family to work on coloring projects for both children and adults!
Sat., 10/7/17, 10:30am - 2pm @ MCPL Wausau
We're bringing the Harvest Fest celebration indoors at the library will fall-themed stories and crafts. Free and all supplies provided.
Bring your family to the library for a fun day of gaming! Board and card games for all ages will be available.
Mon., 10/9/17, 6pm - 7pm @ MCPL Edgar
Hear stories from the Curious George series and make crafts during our monthly Family Adventure Night!
Celebrate Fire Prevention Week by hearing stories about fire safety and then meet a real-life firefighter during this special story time!
Thu., 10/12/17, 3:30pm - 5pm @ MCPL Wausau
Tweens and teens can stop in to our Wausau Headquarters to make a variety of Halloween-themed arts and crafts projects! Free, with all supplies provided.
Tue., 10/17/17, 4pm - 5pm @ MCPL Wausau
Kids can build their own marble maze runs and test them out during this fun building program! Free, with all supplies provided.
Thu., 10/19/17, 4pm - 4:45pm @ MCPL Wausau
Tweens can discuss "Bunnicula: A Rabbit-Tale of Mystery" by Deborah and James Howe and compete in some fun "Minute to Win It"-style challenges!
Tue., 10/24/17, 2pm - 4pm @ MCPL Mosinee
Kids can get ready for Halloween by decorating scary and silly masks and making mummy bookmarks at our Mosinee Branch!
Join us for a monstrously good time at this Halloween party, featuring stories, songs, crafts and costumes!
Fri., 10/27/17, 1pm - 3pm @ MCPL Wausau
Kids and tweens are invited for this horrific event at the library, featuring spooky and scary crafts, activities and stories!
Sun., 10/29/17, 1:30pm - 4:30pm @ MCPL Wausau
The library celebrates International Games Week with an afternoon of board games and card games! Bring family or friends, or come by yourself and join a group. Free and no registration required.
Tue., 10/31/17, 10:30am - 11:30am @ MCPL Hatley
Visit our Hatley Branch for a special Halloween story time followed by making a fun and festive craft project!
Sat., 11/4/17, 10:30am - 12pm @ MCPL Wausau
Join us for a color-themed story time followed by hands-on art projects and experiments all about colors! Free, with all supplies provided.
Thu., 11/9/17, 3:30pm - 5pm @ MCPL Wausau
Tweens and teens can stop in to our Wausau Headquarters to make their own artist trading cards! Free, with all supplies provided.
Mon., 11/13/17, 6pm - 7pm @ MCPL Edgar
Hear Bob the Builder stories read by library staff and make themed crafts during our monthly Family Adventure Night!
Tue., 11/14/17, 4pm - 5pm @ MCPL Wausau
Children are invited for an afternoon of fairy fun! Listen to fairy stories and then decorate your own fairy house and magic wand. Free and open to the public with all supplies provided.
Celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday with stories and crafts at MCPL!
Thu., 11/16/17, 4pm - 4:45pm @ MCPL Wausau
Tweens can discuss "Wonder" by R.J. Palacio and compete in some fun "Minute to Win It"-style challenges!
Thu., 12/7/17, 3:30pm - 5:30pm @ MCPL Hatley
Tweens can build sculptures and structures using gum drops and toothpicks at this event requiring a little imagination! Free, with all supplies provided.
Thu., 12/7/17, 3:30pm - 5pm @ MCPL Wausau
Tweens and teens can stop in to our Wausau Headquarters in December to make a variety of handmade gifts you can give to family and friends! Free, with all supplies provided.
Patrons of all ages can make their own handmade holiday cards using a variety supplies! Free, with all supplies provided.
Mon., 12/11/17, 6pm - 7pm @ MCPL Edgar
Hear stories about animals that live in the Arctic region and make fun crafts during our monthly Family Adventure Night!
Thu., 12/21/17, 4pm - 4:45pm @ MCPL Wausau
Tweens can discuss "Tuck Everlasting" by Natalie Babbitt and compete in some fun "Minute to Win It"-style challenges!