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Almost New Year's Eve Bash
10 am on Dec 31. For kiddos and the whole family. Say goodbye to 2018 with treats and activities.
Last Lego Night of 2018
A casual evening of screen-free fun. Drop in anytime between 6 pm and 7:30 pm.
Babies, it's cold outside!
Playdate at the Library - a fun drop-in program for young children and caregivers. 10 am - 11:30 am Mondays through Feb 11.
We are on storytime break
Storytimes will resume Jan 15. Stay tuned!

Free demos  •  classes  •  health  tests

Jan 17: Charles Lindbergh's Path to Glory • Feb 21: The Erie Canal • Mar 21: Carrie Nation

$8 each while supplies last at Main Library, FDLPL Express & Chapter 52 Bookstore

Jan 15: India • Feb 19: Austria • Mar 19: Greece • Apr 15: Italy • May 21: Pakistan • Jun 18: U.S. • Jul 16: Spain

Dec 18: Soy sauce

6 pm Wednesdays Jan 30-Mar 27 • Free • No registration

Latest News

Wed, January 30thBig History: ‘America’s Rising’ starts Jan 30

Back for their sixth year of free American history presentations at the Fond du Lac Public Library, Dr. Rick Whaley and Herman Bender will present “Big History: America’s Rising, 1777-1789, Politics, War & Freedom.” The series will run at 6 ...

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Thu, January 24thStay warm at Jan 24 Memory Café

Persons with early to mid-stage Alzheimer’s disease or other types of dementia, their caregivers and family members are invited to monthly Alzheimer’s Association Memory Cafés held at 1 p.m. at the Fond du Lac Public Library. The themed progr...

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Tue, January 22ndLearn how to right-size your life Jan 22

If you’re thinking it’s time to downsize, it might be helpful to think of the project as “right sizing,” according to Karl Meyer of Caring Transitions. He’ll present “The Art of Right Sizing Your Life” at 6 p.m. Tuesday, January 22, ...

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Thu, January 17th‘Lindbergh’s Path to Glory’ Jan 17

Oshkosh historian Dick Campbell will present “Lindbergh’s Path to Glory,” at 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. Thursday, January 17, at the Fond du Lac Public Library. The History at Home programs are free; no registration required.

Campbell’s presentation...

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Tue, January 15thDesserts of the World kicks off with India Jan 15

Mumbai-born Varsha Pathare will demonstrate how to make two desserts from her homeland: Gajar Halwa (a rich carrot pudding) and Kheer (vermicelli pudding), in the Tuesday, January 15, inaugural Desserts of the World program at the Fond du Lac Publ...

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Best stocking stuffer
Chapter 52 Bookstore gift certificates on sale now at the bookstore and the Main Desk.
Langdon Divers Gallery
New exhibits every month. Dec 5-31: 'Electric Underpants and Other Winter Tips' group show features 'Cartuna' Steve Wirtz, Lisa Consaul McKay, Alice Tzakais and Nicci Martin.
Bargains, bargains, bargains
Chapter 52 Bookstore is chock-full of used books, movies, magazines and more.
Book clubs
Something for everyone: FDLPL has 5 book clubs, including the new Sci-fi/fantasy group that meets 6:30 pm every 4th Thursday.