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Looking for good books for kids?
Let our youth services staff suggest some great new reads for your kids by filling out this form.
Try the Fond du Lac Reads Escape Room
Explore -- and try to escape -- Lakeside Park as you've never seen it before!
TumbleMath now free through FDLPL
Do you have a reluctant learner? Try this proven program to help them excel at math using stories and literature.
Starting 12/1, join the virtual Gingerbread House decorating contest
Pick up a kit from FDLPL starting Dec. 1 and create your own gingerbread house. Send us a photo to for a chance to win!

Don't miss this chance for FDLPL to pay half of your fines!

Register and play FDLPL's first-ever Winter Reading Program online or on paper staring Nov. 30.

All materials still will be available for checkout; computers will be available by appointment on weekends

Curbside pickup hours: 9 am-6 pm Mon through Fri; 9 am-4 pm Sat. Click image for details.

Let the Idea Studio help you with your holiday shopping!

Learn more about the winning photos in the calendar.

Latest News

Mon, November 23rdLocal artist featured during December at Langdon Divers

Fond du Lac artist David Uselmann will present his virtual exhibit, “Balanced,” in December at the Langdon Divers Community Gallery.  

His art will be featured virtually on the gallery’s Facebook page from Wednesday, December 2 to Tuesday,...

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Mon, November 23rdLet the Idea Studio help you create a personal gift before the holidays

Need a personal touch to your holiday gifts? Do your holiday shopping with the Fond du Lac Public Library’s Idea Studio.

Online project set-ups at are available for:

  • Sublimation mugs & masks
  • 3-D printing 
  • Button...

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Mon, November 23rdCreate your own art at home with two take-home projects from FDLPL

Use your artistic talents to create décor for yourself or others with two take-home projects that will be provided by Fond du Lac Public Library in December.

Starting Dec. 1, pick up a packet of materials to create a “Portrait of a Pandemic” as...

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Fri, November 20thWonder Wednesdays will engage FDLPL patrons, build community

The Fond du Lac Public Library will start a new weekly program for adults in December designed to expand your mind and engage with neighbors.

Wonder Wednesdays will be held virtually every Wednesday at 6 p.m.via Zoom; registration will be...

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Fri, November 20thFairy House returning to FDLPL Children’s Department

Once upon a time, fairies lived in a Fairy House at the Fond du Lac Public Library. They loved the library and they loved their Fairy House. But then, one day, their Fairy House was damaged, and the fairies had to leave for a little while.


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Winter Reading Program starts 11/30
Register starting Monday, Nov. 30 for our first-ever Winter Reading Program. Read, do crafts, play outdoors and more to win prizes.
Make your voice heard
Help the Wisconsin Public Library Consortium as it considers its digital library collection.
Temporary library cards available
Do you need a temporary library card, such as to borrow ebooks? Follow this link to apply (must live in 54935 or 54937 ZIP codes). If you already have a library card, you do not need to register.
Resources for parents, educators
Multiple resources available to support parents and educators, including Cindy Casetta Barden Teachers' Resource Center.