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How many of these things can you find in your back yard? Let us know! Click image to get started.
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Teen Art Contest
Contest runs Jun 1-Jul 31. Click image for rules and guidelines on how to enter.

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2020 Teen Photo Contest winners & all entries: click image for slide show.

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Latest News

Fri, May 22ndTime to fire up those grills people!

By Joanne Mengel

Warm weather is finally here, and that means we’ve entered grilling season. Before you grab your apron and tongs, think about using this time of social distancing to take your grilling game to new heights. The library has so ma...

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Mon, May 11thTop 10 things I hope survive social isolation

By Chris Durkin

There’s no arguing that being at home now feels difficult, especially with children under foot. I tend to be on the cynical side, but lately I’ve found myself trying to find the silver lining. I don’t know if this is a copin...

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Fri, May 8thWhat bird is that?

By Joanne Mengel

About the only good thing I can say about this quarantine situation is that it’s given me a chance to watch the slow transition to spring in my yard. I’m learning to appreciate the little things. For instance, last night I sa...

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Mon, May 4thBurkhart named May 2020 maker-in-residence

Owing to the times, the Fond du Lac Public Library’s Idea Studio has named its first of four paid virtual summer makers-in-residence. Sewer and needleworker Stacey Burkhart will be offering virtual classes, interactive question-and-answer sessio...

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Fri, May 1stMary Leb retires after 24 years with FDLPL

Mary Leb – a welcome smiling face in the Reference department – will retire May 1 after 24 years with the Fond du Lac Public Library. Normally a milestone such as this would be celebrated with a staff potluck, cake and lots of laughs. But, lif...

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Temporary library card
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Idea Studio digital programs
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Free e-books, audiobooks
Thousands of titles free with your library card. Even no-waiting Lucky Days. Click image for instructions.
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