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Marinette: Genealogy Discussion Group

Topic: Genetics and Genealogy

January 28, 2019 at 6 PM

at the Stephenson Public Library

In this presentation, Paula Huff will explain the basics of DNA and how genealogists can use DNA databases to help make connections along biological family lines.

This event is part of the Genealogy Discussion Group hosted by the library. Attendance is free and open to the public. Please contact Mariel at mcarter@marinettecountylibraries.org for more information.


Marinette: Wednesday Afternoon Book Club

The Wednesday Afternoon Book Club meets at 1 PM. Contact the library to borrow a copy of the book and come join the conversation!

Upcoming books include:


Give-a-Kid-a-Book Campaign

Give the gift of reading to a child or teen in Marinette County this holiday season. The Crivitz, Marinette, and Wausaukee public libraries are collecting NEW books to give to local partners, which will distribute the books to children and teens in need this holiday season. Together we can make a positive difference in the lives of children in our county. Please contact your local public library for more information.


MARINETTE: Egg Drop

It’s back! Our annual egg drop will take place in conjunction with our Science Fest on Saturday, November 3rd. This year, we will have a station set up for you to build at during the Science Fest OR you can prebuild at home and get your egg loaded at the library. ALL entries must be completed and registered by 2:45 that day. Design rules are here: EGG DROP COMPETITION GUIDELINES.doc2018 xContact the library prior to the day of the event if you have any questions.


MARINETTE: Preschool Story Time November and December 2018

Preschool Story Time: ages three to six with a parent or caregiver, siblings welcome

Tuesdays at 10:00 AM  check our Stephenson Public Library Facebook page for updates and cancellations 

 

Help your child develop school readiness skills in a fun and engaging environment.  We will read stories, share rhymes and songs, and explore learning through crafts, discovery tables and more based on a theme.

 

 

November

6: Scents of the Season

13: Tastes of the Season  

***please note, no Preschool Story Time  on 11/20 or 11/27***

 

December

4: Sounds of the Season

11: Seasonal Touch  

***please note, no Preschool Story Time  on 12/18 or 12/25***

 

 

 


BioBlitz: County Wide Events

Nature isn’t a place you go, it’s where you live! Join us to explore the nature right here in Marinette County.

Want to get your family off the couch and out for a real life adventure? All ages are invited to Meet Miss Lara from the Stephenson Public Library and crew at Harmony Arboretum and/or Dave’s Falls to see what kind of plants and animals live right here in Marinette County. We will use the free SEEK  app by iNaturalist that is designed for kids and families to use to identify local species, sort of like the musical Shazam app, but for nature. Events are free and open to all ages, but preregistration is needed.

Register for either event or both by calling the Stephenson Public Library at 715.732.7570.


MARINETTE: Youth Book Club ages 8-12

Read the book and join us at the library!  The club will include discussion of the book and a related activity.  Limited copies of the book will be available at the library for check out early in the month or reserve your copy with your library card online with infoSoup.   

Wednesday, September 19th at 4:00 PM   Redwall by Brian Jacques

The mice and other peaceful creatures of Redwall Abbey celebrate the Summer of the Late Rose — until an evil rat named Cluny the Scourge arrives to shatter their serenity. … Matthias, a young, novice mouse, begins receiving signs from a legendary Redwall hero of ages past called Martin the Warrior.

Wednesday, October 17th at 4:00 PM   The Westing Game by Ellen Raskin

The Westing Game tells the story of secretive businessman Sam Westing and his sixteen unrelated heirs who must come together to solve the challenge of his death. Westing has left a strange will; it is built as a puzzle. Who will inherit and who dunnit?


MARINETTE: October Preschool Story Time 2018

Preschool Story Time: ages three to six with a parent or caregiver, siblings welcome

Tuesdays at 10:00 AM  check our Stephenson Public Library Facebook page for updates and cancellations 

 

Help your child develop school readiness skills in a fun and engaging environment.  We will read stories, share rhymes and songs, and explore learning through crafts, discovery tables and more based on a theme.

 

 

October  

2: Scarecrows/Crows

9: Squirrels

16: Pumpkins

No Story Time 10/23

30: Monsters (not scary!)

 


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