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Six Word Love Story Contest at the Marathon County Public Library

Can you write a love story in just six words? Community members throughout Marathon County and beyond are encouraged to submit a six-word love story before Valentine’s Day. We will accept submissions through Feb. 9, and the top five stories will be shared with the public via social media and in-house displays on Valentine’s Day. The winning entrants […]

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Celebrate International Games Day November 15, 2014

Celebrate International Games Day with a variety of table top and board games on November 15 at the Marathon County Public Library Wausau Headquarters and the Rothschild Branch. Gaming will start at noon at the Marathon County Public Library Wausau Headquarters, 300 N. First St., Wausau, and at  10:30 a.m. at the Marathon County Public […]

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Explore the History of American Flyer Toy Trains

The Marathon County Historical Society welcomes local American Flyer toy train collector Greg Turinetti and invites all model train enthusiasts to hear the history and enjoy a display of these classic toys. Turinetti will explore the history of these iconic toy trains which started to win the hearts of kids and adults in the early […]

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