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International Games Day

Date(s): 11/15/2014

Starting at 10:30am

Marathon County Public Library Rothschild Branch, 211 Grand Ave., Rothschild
Celebrate International Games Day with a variety of table top and board games on November 15 at the Marathon County Public Library Rothschild Branch. Gaming will start at 10:30 a.m. at the Marathon County Public Library Rothschild Branch.
At the Rothschild branch, Monopoly, Candyland, Scrabble, Apples to Apples, Phase 10, UNO, Skip-Bo, and more titles will be available for drop in play starting at 10:30 a.m.
The program is free and open to the public. No registration is required.
For more information about the Rothschild event, call 715-359-6208.

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International Games Day

Date(s): 11/15/2014

Starting at Noon

Marathon County Public Library Wausau Headquarters, 300 N. First St., Wausau
Celebrate International Games Day with a variety of table top and board games on November 15 at the Marathon County Public Library Wausau Headquarters. Gaming will start at noon at the Marathon County Public Library Wausau Headquarters, 300 N. First St., Wausau.
Members of the DC Everest Gaming Club are available at the Wausau event to offer gaming opportunities for all levels of experience at the Wausau headquarters. The second floor will have a variety of table top and board games, and in the Wausau room, there will be giant versions of Snakes and Ladders running from 12:15-1:30 and Settlers of Catan running from 2-4 in the afternoon. Board games and tabletop gaming will start at noon.
The program is free and open to the public. No registration is required.
For more information about the Wausau event, call 715-261-7230

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Boat Science

Date(s): 11/13/2014

6pm

Marathon County Public Library Wausau Headquarters, 300 N. First St., Wausau
Children (grades K-5) are invited to learn the science of boats on November 13 at 6:30 p.m. at the Marathon County Public Library Wausau Headquarters.
During this event, children will learn how boats float and how boats carry heavy cargo. Children will construct model boats and test the strength of their boat by seeing how much cargo the boats can hold while floating in water.
All supplies are provided, and this event is free and open to the public.
For more information, call 715-261-7220.

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Film Screening: "A Most Wanted Man"

Date(s): 11/11/2014

6pm

Marathon County Public Library Wausau Headquarters, 300 N. First St., Wausau
Visit the library for a free screening of “A Most Wanted Man” on November 11 at 6:00 p.m. at the Marathon County Public Library Wausau Headquarters.
In this film adaptation of John Le Carre’s 2008 novel, a Chechen Muslim illegally immigrates to Hamburg, where he gets caught in the international war on terror. “A Most Wanted Man” features Phillip Seymour Hoffman in his final leading role, and also stars Rachel McAdams and Willem Dafoe.
Running time is approximately 122 minutes, and the film is rated R. Free and open to the public.
For more information, call 715-261-7230.

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Feeding Birds & Attracting Them to Your Yard

Date(s): 11/17/2014

7pm

Simek Memorial Library, 400 North Main, Medford WI
Monthly meeting of the Chequamegon Bird Club with door prizes and refreshments
Chris Finkler, 715 748-6848

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GI Joe Military Tribute Dioramas/ Scene A Ramas at local libraries

Date(s): 11/1/2014, 11/2/2014, 11/3/2014, 11/4/2014, 11/5/2014, 11/6/2014, 11/7/2014, 11/8/2014, 11/9/2014, 11/10/2014, 11/11/2014, 11/12/2014, 11/13/2014, 11/14/2014, 11/15/2014, 11/16/2014, 11/17/2014, 11/18/2014, 11/19/2014, 11/20/2014, 11/21/2014, 11/22/2014, 11/23/2014, 11/24/2014, 11/25/2014, 11/26/2014, 11/27/2014, 11/28/2014, 11/29/2014, 11/30/2014, 12/1/2014, 12/2/2014, 12/3/2014, 12/4/2014, 12/5/2014, 12/6/2014, 12/7/2014, 12/8/2014, 12/9/2014, 12/10/2014, 12/11/2014, 12/12/2014, 12/13/2014, 12/14/2014, 12/15/2014, 12/16/2014, 12/17/2014, 12/18/2014, 12/19/2014, 12/20/2014, 12/21/2014, 12/22/2014, 12/23/2014, 12/24/2014, 12/25/2014, 12/26/2014, 12/27/2014, 12/28/2014, 12/29/2014, 12/30/2014, 12/31/2014, 1/1/2015, 1/2/2015, 1/3/2015, 1/4/2015, 1/5/2015, 1/6/2015, 1/7/2015, 1/8/2015, 1/9/2015, 1/10/2015, 1/11/2015, 1/12/2015, 1/13/2015, 1/14/2015, 1/15/2015, 1/16/2015, 1/17/2015, 1/18/2015, 1/19/2015, 1/20/2015, 1/21/2015, 1/22/2015, 1/23/2015, 1/24/2015, 1/25/2015, 1/26/2015, 1/27/2015, 1/28/2015, 1/29/2015, 1/30/2015, 1/31/2015

Library Hours

Wausau,Edgar, Marathon Marathon County Branch Libraries
From/Contact For Interview Norbert Normand
Phone: 715-842-9036

Press Release:

GI Joe Military Scene A Ramas /Dioramas Youth Constructed

12 inch GI Joe Doll Scene A Ramas will be exhibited in Marathon County Public Libraries in authentic military uniform and gear as a military tribute and military historical preservation remembrance starting November 1, 2014. The 5 Dioramas or Scene A Ramas are Sponsored by Electronic And Computer Solutions, LLC (electronicandcomputersolutions.com) Wausau, Wisconsin.

For current and past Scene A Rama events information see Events tab at
< http://electronicandcomputersolutions.ybsitecenter.com/wausau-wi-blog.htm >.
For youth created Military Diorama Fundraising see GI Joe Toys tab for at
< http://electronicandcomputersolutions.ybsitecenter.com/toy-sales.htm >).

Creators or sponsors include Norb Normand (Wausau, WI), Donna Normand (Wausau, WI), Aimee Buchberger (Marathon, Wisconsin), Grant Simcock (diorama constructor, 10 years old Edgar, WI), and Tyler Johnson (diorama constructor, 9 years old, Mosinee, Wisconsin), and the Diorama Volunteering Technicians at Electronic And Computer Solutions, LLC, Wausau, WI.

The Scene A Ramas or Dioramas will be on display at the Marathon County Public Library Wausau Wisconsin from November 1, 2014 until November 31, 2014.
The Scene A Ramas will move to the Marathon Public Library Marathon Wisconsin December 1 until December 31, 2014.
The Dioramas or Scene A Ramas will move to the Marathon Public Library Edgar Wisconsin from January 1, 2015 until January 31, 2015 (and others to be determined).

The four Scene A Ramas are US Army General Patton Directing Tank Traffic; France 1944; US Marine John Glenn Mercury Capsule Splashdown Atlantic Ocean 1962; US Marine John Glenn Piloting Panther Jet, Korean War 1953; US Army Green Beret Medal Of Honor Winner Bennie Adkins Landing Step Off From A Chinook Helicopter Vietnam War 1966; and General George Washington Colonial Army Revolutionary War Praying by his horse at Valley Forge USA winter 1777-1778.



GI JOE Scene A Rama /Diorama

1.) World War II 1944
General Patton Directing Traffic And M24 Chaffee Tank
US Army
3rd Army
France
“Killing Patton” Book by Bill Oreilly, R copyright, in display

2.) Stateside Vietnam War 1962
John Glenn Mercury Capsule Splashdown
US Marines
NASA
Atlantic Ocean

3.) Korean War 1953
John Glenn Panther Jet Pilot And Panther Jet
US Marines
Marine Air Wing, VMF-311, Airbase K-3 at P'ohang, Korea

4.) Vietnam War 1966
Bennie Adkins (Medal Of Honor) and mortar crew with a Chinook Helicopter
US Army Green Beret
Camp A Shau, Vietnam

5.) Revolutionary War Winter 1777-1778
General George Washington
Colonial Army
Valley Forge USA

Materials Sources:

-Art Wire, Screws, Paint, Brushes –Donation By Ace Hardware, Weston, WI
-Ground drop fabric simulating land, horse blanket, saddle material - Joann Fabrics, Rib Mountain, WI
-Plywood and Paint – Fleet Farm, Wausau, WI
-Hasbro Online- GI Joe Dolls, Uniforms, Gear
-Tank, Chinook Helicopter, Panther Jet – Specially created for this exhibit by James DeSimone, a Hasbro Awarded GI Joe Engineer, Burbank, CA
-“Killing Patton” book- by Bill O’Reilly, online, Fox News, New York, NY
-GI Joe Dolls – Goodwill Rib Mountain /Weston WI
-Glue and Adhesive – Popes Hobbyland, Wausau, WI
-Helicopter Pontoons – Hobby Lobby, Rib Mountain, WI
-Acrylic Glass – Rib Mountain Glass, Rib Mountain, WI


Locations
1.)Marathon County Public Library
300 North First Street
Wausau, Wisconsin 54403
2.) Marathon City Branch library
515 Washington Street
Marathon, Wisconsin 54448
3.) Edgar City Branch
224 3rd Ave
Edgar, Wisconsin 54426

Norbert Normand

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Book Club: “The Cuckoo’s Calling”

Date(s): 11/19/2014

11am - Noon

Marathon County Public Library Rothschild Branch, 211 North Grand Ave, Rothschild
Book Club: “The Cuckoo’s Calling” by Robert Galbraith
For more information, call 715-359-6208.

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Women’s Night Out Book Club: “Where’d You Go, Bernadette”

Date(s): 11/17/2014

6:30pm - 8pm

Marathon County Public Library, Wausau Headquarters, 300 North First St, Wausau
Women’s Night Out Book Club: “Where’d You Go, Bernadette” by Maria Semple
For more information, call 715-261-7230.

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Book Club: “The Round House”

Date(s): 11/17/2014

6:30pm - 8pm

Marathon County Public Library Spencer Branch, 105 South Park St, Spencer
Book Club: “The Round House” by Louise Erdich
For more information, call 715-659-3996.

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Book Club: “Eighty Days”

Date(s): 11/17/2014

3pm - 4pm

Marathon County Public Library Mosinee Branch, 123 Main St, Mosinee
Book Club: “Eighty Days” by Matthew Goodman
For more information, call 715-693-2144.

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Book Club: “The Art of Hearing Heartbeats”

Date(s): 11/17/2014

1pm - 2pm

Marathon County Public Library Stratford Branch, 400 North Fourth Avenue, Stratford
Book Club: “The Art of Hearing Heartbeats” by Jan-Phillip Sendker
For more information, call 715-687-4420.

http://www.wsaw.com/community/events/280236732.html | 280236732

Book Club: “Where’d You Go, Bernadette”

Date(s): 11/13/2014

6:30pm - 7:30pm

Marathon County Public Library - Athens Branch, 221 Caroline Street, Athens
Book Club: “Where’d You Go, Bernadette” by Maria Semple
For more information, call 715-257-7292.

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Book Club: “Courage Has No Color”

Date(s): 11/13/2014

11:30am - 12:30pm

Marathon County Public Library Edgar Branch, 224 South Third Avenue, Edgar
Book Club: “Courage Has No Color” by Tanya Lee Stone
For more information, call 715-352-3155.

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Paranormal, Romance & Intrigue Book Club: “Wilder”

Date(s): 11/12/2014

6:30pm - 8pm

Marathon County Public Library, Wausau Headquarters, 300 North First St, Wausau
Paranormal, Romance & Intrigue Book Club: “Wilder” by Christina Dodd
For more information, call 715-261-7230.

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Book Club: “The Hunger Games"

Date(s): 11/11/2014

2pm - 3pm

Marathon County Public Library Hatley Branch, 435 Curtis Avenue, Hatley
Book Club: “The Hunger Games” by Suzanne Collins
For more information, call 715-446-3537.

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Book Club: “The Invention of Wings”

Date(s): 11/10/2014

5:45pm - 7pm

Marathon County Public Library Marathon City Branch, 515 Washington Street, Marathon City.
Book Club: “The Invention of Wings” by Sue Monk Kidd
For more information, call 715-443-2775.

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Celebrate Native American Heritage

Date(s): 11/8/2014

10:30am

Marathon County Public Library Wausau Headquarters, 300 N. First St., Wausau
Celebrate Native American Heritage Month at the library on November 8th! This family-friendly event is open to all ages, and starts at 10:30 a.m. at the Marathon County Public Library Wausau Headquarters.
Staff from the American Indian Resource Center in Wausau will share stories, dances, and music. Participants of all ages will have an opportunity to learn dance steps and practice with the rest of the group. Afterwards, children will learn how to make their own dreamcatcher.
All supplies for the craft are provided, and this event is free and open to the public.
For more information, call 715-261-7220.

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Winter Safety for Seniors

Date(s): 11/7/2014

11:30am

Marathon County Public Library Spencer Branch, 105 Park St., Spencer
Seniors can learn how to stay safe and prepared during winter on November 7 at 11:30 a.m. at the Marathon County Public Library Spencer Branch.
The Spencer Police Department will share ways for seniors to stay safe and prepared during winter. Patrons will also have a chance to ask questions about safety. This event is free and open to the public, although the focus is on seniors.
For more information, call 715-659-3996.

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Tween Club

Date(s): 10/21/2014, 11/18/2014, 12/16/2014, 1/20/2015, 2/17/2015, 3/17/2015

6:30pm

Marathon County Public Library Wausau Headquarters, 300 N. First St., Wausau
Tweens (grades 3-5) are invited to Tween Club on the third Tuesday of the month at 6:30 p.m. at the Marathon County Public Library Wausau Headquarters, 300 N. First St., Wausau.
Tweens can make new friends and discover the latest books, technology, art, writing techniques and more during these monthly meetings. Each month will feature a new theme, and is a great opportunity for tweens to make new friends. Free and open to tweens only.
Monthly themes are as follows:
October: Art
November: Engineering
December: Writing
January: Science
February: Technology
March: Gardening/Outdoors.
For more information, call 715-261-7220.

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Fad Diets and HEALTHY Weight Loss

Date(s): 11/4/2014

7pm

Frances L. Simek Memorial Library, 400 N. Main, Medford WI
Presentation by Kate Sandbakken, R.D., L.D.- Registered Dietitian. Healthy snacks will be provided. Sponsored by Friends of the Medford Public Library.
Chris Finkler, 715 748-6848

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Family Story Time at MCPL Stratford

Date(s): 9/10/2014, 9/17/2014, 9/24/2014, 10/1/2014, 10/8/2014, 10/15/2014, 10/22/2014, 10/29/2014, 11/5/2014, 11/12/2014, 11/19/2014, 11/26/2014, 12/3/2014, 12/10/2014, 12/17/2014, 12/24/2014, 12/31/2014, 1/7/2015, 1/14/2015, 1/21/2015, 1/28/2015, 2/4/2015, 2/11/2015, 2/18/2015, 2/25/2015, 3/4/2015, 3/11/2015, 3/18/2015, 3/25/2015, 4/1/2015, 4/8/2015, 4/15/2015, 4/22/2015, 4/29/2015, 5/6/2015, 5/13/2015, 5/20/2015, 5/27/2015

Wednesdays at 10:15am

400 North First Ave, Stratford
Bring your entire family to story time! Children of all ages and parents/guardians welcome to this 30-minute program. Enjoy learning with all of your children through stories, songs and other literature-based activities. Each child must be accompanied by an adult.
Call 715-261-7209 for more information.

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Family Story Time at MCPL Spencer

Date(s): 9/10/2014, 9/17/2014, 9/24/2014, 10/1/2014, 10/8/2014, 10/15/2014, 10/22/2014, 10/29/2014, 11/5/2014, 11/12/2014, 11/19/2014, 11/26/2014, 12/3/2014, 12/10/2014, 12/17/2014, 12/24/2014, 12/31/2014, 1/7/2015, 1/14/2015, 1/21/2015, 1/28/2015, 2/4/2015, 2/11/2015, 2/18/2015, 2/25/2015, 3/4/2015, 3/11/2015, 3/18/2015, 3/25/2015, 4/1/2015, 4/8/2015, 4/15/2015, 4/22/2015, 4/29/2015, 5/6/2015, 5/13/2015, 5/20/2015, 5/27/2015

Wednesdays at 10am

105 South Park St, Spencer.
Bring your entire family to story time! Children of all ages and parents/guardians welcome to this 30-minute program. Enjoy learning with all of your children through stories, songs and other literature-based activities. Each child must be accompanied by an adult.
Call 715-659-3996 for more information.

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Family Story Time at MCPL Rothschild

Date(s): 9/2/2014, 9/9/2014, 9/16/2014, 9/23/2014, 9/30/2014, 10/7/2014, 10/14/2014, 10/21/2014, 10/28/2014, 11/4/2014, 11/11/2014, 11/18/2014, 11/25/2014, 12/2/2014, 12/9/2014, 12/16/2014, 12/23/2014, 12/30/2014, 1/6/2015, 1/13/2015, 1/20/2015, 1/27/2015, 2/3/2015, 2/10/2015, 2/17/2015, 2/24/2015, 3/3/2015, 3/10/2015, 3/17/2015, 3/24/2015, 3/31/2015, 4/7/2015, 4/14/2015, 4/21/2015, 4/28/2015, 5/5/2015, 5/12/2015, 5/19/2015, 5/26/2015 Date(s): 9/11/2014, 9/18/2014, 9/25/2014, 10/2/2014, 10/9/2014, 10/16/2014, 10/23/2014, 10/30/2014, 11/6/2014, 11/13/2014, 11/20/2014, 11/27/2014, 12/4/2014, 12/11/2014, 12/18/2014, 12/25/2014, 1/1/2015, 1/8/2015, 1/15/2015, 1/22/2015, 1/29/2015, 2/5/2015, 2/12/2015, 2/19/2015, 2/26/2015, 3/5/2015, 3/12/2015, 3/19/2015, 3/26/2015, 4/2/2015, 4/9/2015, 4/16/2015, 4/23/2015, 4/30/2015, 5/7/2015, 5/14/2015, 5/21/2015, 5/28/2015

Tuesdays at 10:30am & Thursdays at 1:30pm

Marathon County Public Library Rothschild Branch, 211 North Grand Ave, Rothschild.
Bring your entire family to story time! Children of all ages and parents/guardians welcome to this 30-minute program. Enjoy learning with all of your children through stories, songs and other literature-based activities. Each child must be accompanied by an adult.
For more information, call 715-359-6208.

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Family Story Time at MCPL Mosinee

Date(s): 9/10/2014, 9/17/2014, 9/24/2014, 10/1/2014, 10/8/2014, 10/15/2014, 10/22/2014, 10/29/2014, 11/5/2014, 11/12/2014, 11/19/2014, 11/26/2014, 12/3/2014, 12/10/2014, 12/17/2014, 12/24/2014, 12/31/2014, 1/7/2015, 1/14/2015, 1/21/2015, 1/28/2015, 2/4/2015, 2/11/2015, 2/18/2015, 2/25/2015, 3/4/2015, 3/11/2015, 3/18/2015, 3/25/2015, 4/1/2015, 4/8/2015, 4/15/2015, 4/22/2015, 4/29/2015, 5/6/2015, 5/13/2015, 5/20/2015, 5/27/2015

Wednesdays at 10am

123 Main St, Mosinee.
Bring your entire family to story time! Children of all ages and parents/guardians welcome to this 30-minute program. Enjoy learning with all of your children through stories, songs and other literature-based activities. Each child must be accompanied by an adult.
For more information, call 715-693-2144

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Family Story Time at MCPL Marathon City

Date(s): 9/4/2014, 9/11/2014, 9/18/2014, 9/25/2014, 10/2/2014, 10/9/2014, 10/16/2014, 10/23/2014, 10/30/2014, 11/6/2014, 11/13/2014, 11/20/2014, 11/27/2014, 12/4/2014, 12/11/2014, 12/18/2014, 12/25/2014, 1/1/2015, 1/8/2015, 1/15/2015, 1/22/2015, 1/29/2015, 2/5/2015, 2/12/2015, 2/19/2015, 2/26/2015, 3/5/2015, 3/12/2015, 3/19/2015, 3/26/2015, 4/2/2015, 4/9/2015, 4/16/2015, 4/23/2015, 4/30/2015, 5/7/2015, 5/14/2015, 5/21/2015, 5/28/2015

Thursdays at 10:30am

515 Washington St, Marathon City
Bring your entire family to story time! Children of all ages and parents/guardians welcome to this 30-minute program. Enjoy learning with all of your children through stories, songs and other literature-based activities. Each child must be accompanied by an adult.
For more information, call 715-443-2775

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Family Story Time at MCPL Hatley

Date(s): 9/2/2014, 9/9/2014, 9/16/2014, 9/23/2014, 9/30/2014, 10/7/2014, 10/14/2014, 10/21/2014, 10/28/2014, 11/4/2014, 11/11/2014, 11/18/2014, 11/25/2014, 12/2/2014, 12/9/2014, 12/16/2014, 12/23/2014, 12/30/2014, 1/6/2015, 1/13/2015, 1/20/2015, 1/27/2015, 2/3/2015, 2/10/2015, 2/17/2015, 2/24/2015, 3/3/2015, 3/10/2015, 3/17/2015, 3/24/2015, 3/31/2015, 4/7/2015, 4/14/2015, 4/21/2015, 4/28/2015, 5/5/2015, 5/12/2015, 5/19/2015, 5/26/2015

Tuesdays at 10:30am

435 Curtis Ave, Hatley
Bring your entire family to story time! Children of all ages and parents/guardians welcome to this 30-minute program. Enjoy learning with all of your children through stories, songs and other literature-based activities. Each child must be accompanied by an adult.
For more information, call 715-446-3537

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Family Story Time at MCPL Edgar

Date(s): 9/4/2014, 9/11/2014, 9/18/2014, 9/25/2014, 10/2/2014, 10/9/2014, 10/16/2014, 10/23/2014, 10/30/2014, 11/6/2014, 11/13/2014, 11/20/2014, 11/27/2014, 12/4/2014, 12/11/2014, 12/18/2014, 12/25/2014, 1/1/2015, 1/8/2015, 1/15/2015, 1/22/2015, 1/29/2015, 2/5/2015, 2/12/2015, 2/19/2015, 2/26/2015, 3/5/2015, 3/12/2015, 3/19/2015, 3/26/2015, 4/2/2015, 4/9/2015, 4/16/2015, 4/23/2015, 4/30/2015, 5/7/2015, 5/14/2015, 5/21/2015, 5/28/2015

Thursdays at 9:30am

224 South Third Ave, Edgar
Bring your entire family to story time! Children of all ages and parents/guardians welcome to this 30-minute program. Enjoy learning with all of your children through stories, songs and other literature-based activities. Each child must be accompanied by an adult.
715-352-3155

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Family Story Time at MCPL Athens

Date(s): 9/2/2014, 9/9/2014, 9/16/2014, 9/23/2014, 9/30/2014, 10/7/2014, 10/14/2014, 10/21/2014, 10/28/2014, 11/4/2014, 11/11/2014, 11/18/2014, 11/25/2014, 12/2/2014, 12/9/2014, 12/16/2014, 12/23/2014, 12/30/2014, 1/6/2015, 1/13/2015, 1/20/2015, 1/27/2015, 2/3/2015, 2/10/2015, 2/17/2015, 2/24/2015, 3/3/2015, 3/10/2015, 3/17/2015, 3/24/2015, 3/31/2015, 4/7/2015, 4/14/2015, 4/21/2015, 4/28/2015, 5/5/2015, 5/12/2015, 5/19/2015, 5/26/2015

Tuesdays at 10am

Marathon County Public Library Athens Branch, 221 Caroline St, Athens
Bring your entire family to story time! Children of all ages and parents/guardians welcome to this 30-minute program. Enjoy learning with all of your children through stories, songs and other literature-based activities. Each child must be accompanied by an adult.
For more information, call 715-257-7292

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Family Story Time at MCPL Wausau

Date(s): 9/6/2014, 9/13/2014, 9/20/2014, 9/27/2014, 10/4/2014, 10/11/2014, 10/18/2014, 10/25/2014, 11/1/2014, 11/8/2014, 11/15/2014, 11/22/2014, 11/29/2014, 12/6/2014, 12/13/2014, 12/20/2014, 12/27/2014, 1/3/2015, 1/10/2015, 1/17/2015, 1/24/2015, 1/31/2015, 2/7/2015, 2/14/2015, 2/21/2015, 2/28/2015, 3/7/2015, 3/14/2015, 3/21/2015, 3/28/2015, 4/4/2015, 4/11/2015, 4/18/2015, 4/25/2015, 5/2/2015, 5/9/2015, 5/16/2015, 5/23/2015, 5/30/2015

Saturdays at 10:30am

Marathon County Public Library Wausau Headquarters, 300 N. First St, Wausau
Bring your entire family to story time! Children of all ages and parents/guardians welcome to this 30-minute program. Enjoy learning with all of your children through stories, songs and other literature-based activities. Each child must be accompanied by an adult.
For more information, call 715-261-7230

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Preschool Story Time

Date(s): 9/3/2014, 9/4/2014, 9/10/2014, 9/11/2014, 9/17/2014, 9/18/2014, 9/24/2014, 9/25/2014, 10/1/2014, 10/2/2014, 10/8/2014, 10/9/2014, 10/15/2014, 10/16/2014, 10/22/2014, 10/23/2014, 10/29/2014, 10/30/2014, 11/5/2014, 11/6/2014, 11/12/2014, 11/13/2014, 11/19/2014, 11/20/2014, 11/26/2014, 11/27/2014, 12/3/2014, 12/4/2014, 12/10/2014, 12/11/2014, 12/17/2014, 12/18/2014, 12/24/2014, 12/25/2014, 12/31/2014, 1/1/2015, 1/7/2015, 1/8/2015, 1/14/2015, 1/15/2015, 1/21/2015, 1/22/2015, 1/28/2015, 1/29/2015, 2/4/2015, 2/5/2015, 2/11/2015, 2/12/2015, 2/18/2015, 2/19/2015, 2/25/2015, 2/26/2015, 3/4/2015, 3/5/2015, 3/11/2015, 3/12/2015, 3/18/2015, 3/19/2015, 3/25/2015, 3/26/2015, 4/1/2015, 4/2/2015, 4/8/2015, 4/9/2015, 4/15/2015, 4/16/2015, 4/22/2015, 4/23/2015, 4/29/2015, 4/30/2015, 5/6/2015, 5/7/2015, 5/13/2015, 5/14/2015, 5/20/2015, 5/21/2015, 5/27/2015, 5/28/2015

10:30am

Marathon County Public Library Wausau Headquarters, 300 N. First St, Wausau
This 30-minute program will help prepare your preschooler for kindergarten with stories, songs, rhymes and other early literacy activities. Children attend this story time without parents/guardians, but they should remain in the children’s area during story time. For children three- five years old.
MCPL Wausau: Wednesdays and Thursdays, 10:30 a.m. at the Marathon County Public Library Wausau Headquarters, 300 N. First St, Wausau. This event is free and open to the public.
For more information, call 715-261-7230.

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Tales for Tots

Date(s): 9/2/2014, 9/9/2014, 9/16/2014, 9/23/2014, 9/30/2014, 10/7/2014, 10/14/2014, 10/21/2014, 10/28/2014, 11/4/2014, 11/11/2014, 11/18/2014, 11/25/2014, 12/2/2014, 12/9/2014, 12/16/2014, 12/23/2014, 12/30/2014, 1/6/2015, 1/13/2015, 1/20/2015, 1/27/2015, 2/3/2015, 2/10/2015, 2/17/2015, 2/24/2015, 3/3/2015, 3/10/2015, 3/17/2015, 3/24/2015, 3/31/2015, 4/7/2015, 4/14/2015, 4/21/2015, 4/28/2015, 5/5/2015, 5/12/2015, 5/19/2015, 5/26/2015

9:45am & 10:30am

Marathon County Public Library Wausau Headquarters, 300 N. First St, Wausau
Enjoy books, songs, and fingerplays with your toddler at this fun and educational story time! This program is designed to help 2 and 3 year olds acquire fundamental knowledge such as shapes, numbers and other early literacy skills. Each child must be accompanied by an adult.
MCPL Wausau: Tuesdays at 9:45 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. at the Marathon County Public Library Wausau Headquarters, 300 N. First St, Wausau. This event is free and open to the public.
For more information, call 715-261-7230

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Family LEGO Club at MCPL Athens

Date(s): 9/18/2014, 10/16/2014, 11/20/2014, 12/18/2014

4:30pm

Marathon County Public Library Athens Branch, 221 Caroline St, Athens
Family LEGO Club will meet on the third Thursday of the month beginning September 18. Children of all ages and their families are invited to build creative projects using LEGO® blocks! Blocks will be provided. Free and open to the public. This will occur on the 3rd Tuesday of the month through December 18. Starts at 4:30 p.m. at the Marathon County Public Library Athens Branch, 221 Caroline St, Athens
For more information, call 715-257-7292.

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Family LEGO Club at MCPL Stratford

Date(s): 9/16/2014, 10/21/2014, 11/18/2014, 12/16/2014

3:30pm

Marathon County Public Library Stratford Branch, 400 North Fourth Ave, Stratford.
Family LEGO Club will meet on the third Tuesday of the month beginning September 16. Children of all ages and their families are invited to build creative projects using LEGO® blocks! Blocks will be provided. Free and open to the public. This will occur on the 3rd Tuesday of the month through December 16. Starts at 3:30 p.m. at the Marathon County Public Library Stratford Branch, 400 North Fourth Ave, Stratford.
For more information, call 715-687-4420.

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Family LEGO Club at MCPL Rothschild

Date(s): 9/13/2014, 10/11/2014, 11/8/2014, 12/13/2014, 1/10/2015, 2/14/2015, 3/14/2015, 4/11/2015, 5/9/2015

11:30am

Marathon County Public Library Rothschild Branch, 211 North Grand Ave, Rothschild.
Family LEGO Club will meet on the second Saturday of the month beginning September 13. Children of all ages and their families are invited to build creative projects using blocks. This event will occur monthly on the second Saturday of every month throughout the school year. Blocks will be provided. Free and open to the public. Starts at 11:30 a.m. at the Marathon County Public Library Rothschild Branch, 211 North Grand Ave, Rothschild.
For more information, call 715-359-6208.

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Family LEGO Club at MCPL Wausau

Date(s): 9/7/2014, 9/14/2014, 9/21/2014, 9/28/2014, 10/5/2014, 10/12/2014, 10/19/2014, 10/26/2014, 11/2/2014, 11/9/2014, 11/16/2014, 11/23/2014, 11/30/2014, 12/7/2014, 12/14/2014, 12/21/2014, 12/28/2014, 1/4/2015, 1/11/2015, 1/18/2015, 1/25/2015, 2/1/2015, 2/8/2015, 2/15/2015, 2/22/2015, 3/1/2015, 3/8/2015, 3/15/2015, 3/22/2015, 3/29/2015, 4/5/2015, 4/12/2015, 4/19/2015, 4/26/2015, 5/3/2015, 5/10/2015, 5/17/2015, 5/24/2015, 5/31/2015

Sundays at 1:30pm

Marathon County Public Library Wausau Headquarters, 300 N. First St, Wausau.
Family LEGO Club will meet every Sunday beginning September 7. Children of all ages and their families are invited to tap their inner creativity and build imaginative structures and other projects using blocks. All blocks will be provided. Starts at 1:30 p.m. at the Marathon County Public Library Wausau Headquarters, 300 N. First St, Wausau. This event is free and open to the public.
For more information, call 715-261-7230.

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S.T.E.A.M. Exploration Stations

Date(s): 9/10/2014, 10/8/2014, 11/12/2014, 12/10/2014, 1/14/2015, 2/11/2015, 3/11/2015, 4/8/2015, 5/13/2015 Date(s): 9/13/2014, 10/11/2014, 11/8/2014, 12/13/2014, 1/10/2015, 2/14/2015, 3/14/2015, 4/11/2015, 5/9/2015 Date(s): 7/8/2015 Date(s): 7/11/2015 Date(s): 8/12/2015 Date(s): 8/15/2015

2nd Wednesday and Saturday of Each Month at 10:30am

Marathon County Public Library, 300 N. 1st Street, Wausau
S.T.E.A.M. Exploration Stations will occur the 2nd Wednesday of every month and will be repeated the following Saturday. S.T.E.A.M. begins in September 2014 and runs until August 2015, with a break for the month of June 2015. Hands-on activities focused on the core areas of Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics will be provided for kids so that they can learn, discover, create and have fun. Starts at 10:30 a.m. at the Marathon County Public Library Wausau Headquarters, 300 N. First St, Wausau. This event is free and open to the public. For more information, call 715-261-7230.
*Note: Story times scheduled for the second Wednesday and the following Saturday at MCPL Wausau will include S.T.E.A.M.-related stories and activities.
For more information, call 715-261-7230.

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Hour of Code

Date(s): 10/7/2014, 11/4/2014, 12/2/2014, 1/6/2015, 2/3/2015, 3/3/2015, 4/7/2015, 5/5/2015, 6/2/2015

First Tuesday of Each Month at 3:45pm

Marathon County Public Library, 300 N. 1st Street, Wausau
Tweens can learn the basics of computer programming by working together on a variety of fun and intuitive projects! Free, and open to tweens only. First Tuesday of every month, with no meeting on September 2 since that is the first day of school. This event starts at 3:45 p.m. at the Marathon County Public Library Wausau Headquarters, 300 N. First St, Wausau.
For more information, call 715-261-7230.

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Tween Club

Date(s): 10/21/2014, 11/18/2014, 12/16/2014, 1/20/2015, 2/17/2015, 3/17/2015, 4/21/2015, 5/19/2015, 6/16/2015

Every 3rd Tuesday of the Month @ 6:30pm

Marathon County Public Library, 300 N. 1st Street, Wausau
Tweens (grades 3-5) will participate in a variety of crafts and activities each month, along with learning about new books and technology. Meets every third Tuesday starting in October. Starts at 6:30 p.m. at the Marathon County Public Library Wausau Headquarters, 300 N. First St, Wausau. This event is free and open to tweens.
For more information, call 715-261-7230.

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Book Babies

Date(s): 9/1/2014, 9/8/2014, 9/15/2014, 9/22/2014, 9/29/2014, 10/6/2014, 10/13/2014, 10/20/2014, 10/27/2014, 11/3/2014, 11/10/2014, 11/17/2014, 11/24/2014, 12/1/2014, 12/8/2014, 12/15/2014, 12/22/2014, 12/29/2014, 1/5/2015, 1/12/2015, 1/19/2015, 1/26/2015, 2/2/2015, 2/9/2015, 2/16/2015, 2/23/2015, 3/2/2015, 3/9/2015, 3/16/2015, 3/23/2015, 3/30/2015, 4/6/2015, 4/13/2015, 4/20/2015, 4/27/2015, 5/4/2015, 5/11/2015, 5/18/2015, 5/25/2015, 6/1/2015, 6/8/2015, 6/15/2015, 6/22/2015, 6/29/2015, 7/6/2015, 7/13/2015, 7/20/2015, 7/27/2015, 8/3/2015, 8/10/2015, 8/17/2015, 8/24/2015, 8/31/2015, 9/7/2015

Monday at 9:45am & 10:30am

Marathon County Public Library, 300 N. 1st Street, Wausau
Features 20 minutes of “lap sit” story time. Each child must be accompanied by an adult. Older siblings may attend, but please be aware that this program is designed to meet the developmental needs of younger children. Board books, songs, puppets and other activities are used to enhance your child’s vocabulary and motor skills. For children from birth to 23 months old.

MCPL Wausau: Mondays, 9:45 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. at the Marathon County Public Library Wausau Headquarters, 300 N. First St, Wausau. This event is free and open to the public.
For more information, call 715-261-7230.

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Play and Learn Story Time

Date(s): 8/27/2014, 9/3/2014, 9/10/2014, 9/17/2014, 9/24/2014, 10/1/2014, 10/8/2014, 10/15/2014, 10/22/2014, 10/29/2014, 11/5/2014, 11/12/2014, 11/19/2014, 11/26/2014, 12/3/2014, 12/10/2014, 12/17/2014, 12/24/2014, 12/31/2014, 1/7/2015, 1/14/2015, 1/21/2015, 1/28/2015, 2/4/2015, 2/11/2015, 2/18/2015, 2/25/2015, 3/4/2015, 3/11/2015, 3/18/2015, 3/25/2015, 4/1/2015, 4/8/2015, 4/15/2015, 4/22/2015, 4/29/2015, 5/6/2015, 5/13/2015, 5/20/2015, 5/27/2015, 6/3/2015, 6/10/2015, 6/17/2015, 6/24/2015, 7/1/2015, 7/8/2015, 7/15/2015, 7/22/2015, 7/29/2015, 8/5/2015, 8/12/2015, 8/19/2015, 8/26/2015, 9/2/2015, 9/9/2015, 9/16/2015, 9/23/2015

Every Wednesday at 10:30am

Marathon County Public Library in Mosinee
Children and invited to use their imagination and creativity! This fun-filled program features a different story each week, followed by songs and supplemental activities. Children of all ages are welcome, and each child must be accompanied by an adult. This program is offered in partnership with the Family Resource Center. Free and open to the public.
For more information, call 715-693-2144.

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Play and Learn Story Time

Date(s): 8/21/2014, 8/28/2014, 9/4/2014, 9/11/2014, 9/18/2014, 9/25/2014, 10/2/2014, 10/9/2014, 10/16/2014, 10/23/2014, 10/30/2014, 11/6/2014, 11/13/2014, 11/20/2014, 11/27/2014, 12/4/2014, 12/11/2014, 12/18/2014, 12/25/2014, 1/1/2015, 1/8/2015, 1/15/2015, 1/22/2015, 1/29/2015, 2/5/2015, 2/12/2015, 2/19/2015, 2/26/2015, 3/5/2015, 3/12/2015, 3/19/2015, 3/26/2015, 4/2/2015, 4/9/2015, 4/16/2015, 4/23/2015, 4/30/2015, 5/7/2015, 5/14/2015, 5/21/2015, 5/28/2015, 6/4/2015, 6/11/2015, 6/18/2015, 6/25/2015, 7/2/2015, 7/9/2015, 7/16/2015, 7/23/2015, 7/30/2015, 8/6/2015, 8/13/2015, 8/20/2015, 8/27/2015, 9/3/2015, 9/10/2015, 9/17/2015, 9/24/2015

Every Thursday at 10am

Marathon County Public Library in Hatley
Children and invited to use their imagination and creativity! This fun-filled program features a different story each week, followed by songs and supplemental activities. Children of all ages are welcome, and each child must be accompanied by an adult. This program is offered in partnership with the Family Resource Center. Free and open to the public.
For more information, call 715-446-3537.

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Play and Learn Story Time

Date(s): 8/22/2014, 8/29/2014, 9/5/2014, 9/12/2014, 9/19/2014, 9/26/2014, 10/3/2014, 10/10/2014, 10/17/2014, 10/24/2014, 10/31/2014, 11/7/2014, 11/14/2014, 11/21/2014, 11/28/2014, 12/5/2014, 12/12/2014, 12/19/2014, 12/26/2014, 1/2/2015, 1/9/2015, 1/16/2015, 1/23/2015, 1/30/2015, 2/6/2015, 2/13/2015, 2/20/2015, 2/27/2015, 3/6/2015, 3/13/2015, 3/20/2015, 3/27/2015, 4/3/2015, 4/10/2015, 4/17/2015, 4/24/2015, 5/1/2015, 5/8/2015, 5/15/2015, 5/22/2015, 5/29/2015, 6/5/2015, 6/12/2015, 6/19/2015, 6/26/2015, 7/3/2015, 7/10/2015, 7/17/2015, 7/24/2015, 7/31/2015, 8/7/2015, 8/14/2015, 8/21/2015, 8/28/2015, 9/4/2015, 9/11/2015, 9/18/2015, 9/25/2015

Every Friday at 9:30am

Marathon County Public Library, 300 N. 1st Street, Wausau
Children and invited to use their imagination and creativity! This fun-filled program features a different story each week, followed by songs and supplemental activities. Children of all ages are welcome, and each child must be accompanied by an adult. This program is offered in partnership with the Family Resource Center. Free and open to the public.
For more information, call 715-261-7230.

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Knit Night Event

Date(s): 9/4/2014, 10/2/2014, 11/6/2014, 12/4/2014

6:30pm

Marathon County Public Library, 300 N. 1st Street, Wausau
Knitters of all ages and skill levels are invited to Knit Night on the first Thursday of the month at 6:30 p.m. at the Marathon County Public Library Wausau Headquarters, 300 N. First St., Wausau. The library will provide pattern books and some knitting supplies, but participants are encouraged to bring their own supplies.
List of Knit Nights for fall:
September 4
October 2
November 6
December 4

The first Knit Night will occur on September 4 and recurs monthly on the first Thursday until December 4. Knit Night provides an opportunity for knitters to socialize while knitting, and learn from one another since the group is open to all levels of experience. The event is free and open to the public.
For more information, call 715-261-7230.

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