Dive into a magical world of beavers & hens in Langdon Divers virtual gallery

Dive into a magical world of beavers & hens in Langdon Divers virtual gallery

January 27, 2021

What happens when an industrious beaver floods a garden one spring, but suddenly disappears when summer arrives? Find out through an illustrated story titled “Our Four Ladies and Mr. Beaver,” available during February on the Langdon Divers Communi...

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Great books about life and aging

Great books about life and aging

January 27, 2021

by Emilyn Linden

I recently finished reading The Brilliant Life of Eudora Honeysett by Annie Lyons. A thought that I kept having over and over is that I want to be Eudora when I get old. I want to be cantankerous and outspoken but also kind. ...

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Join FDLPL’s Sturgeon Spectacular virtual sculpture contest

Join FDLPL’s Sturgeon Spectacular virtual sculpture contest

January 27, 2021

Stop by Fond du Lac Public Library starting Saturday, Feb. 6 to pick up a clay sculpting pack for a chance to enter this year’s Sturgeon Spectacular virtual sculpture contest.

Using the clay provided, create your own sculpture at home; be creati...

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Learn about sublimation printing via at Idea Studio

Learn about sublimation printing via at Idea Studio

January 27, 2021

 

Through live and pre-recorded elements, join staff of Fond du Lac Public Library’s Idea Studio as they introduce sublimation printing technology Tuesday, Feb. 23 at 6:30 p.m. via Facebook Live.

The program will discuss sublimation printin...

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Curbside service is as easy as 1-2-3 (Updated 1-27-2021)

Curbside service is as easy as 1-2-3 (Updated 1-27-2021)

January 27, 2021

The Fond du Lac Public Library is providing curbside pickup on Portland Street next to the downtown Main Library. Hours: Monday-Friday 9 am-6 pm; Saturday 9 am-4 pm; Sunday noon-4 pm. Materials may be picked up by curbside service on weekdays (wea...

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Popular book box program now offered for youth

Popular book box program now offered for youth

January 27, 2021

For months, Fond du Lac area teens have enjoyed receiving monthly boxes containing a surprise book, a treat and sometimes more. This wildly successful program now will be offered for preteens as well.

Parents and guardians of younger children now...

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Who pushed Humpty? Find out in virtual murder mystery party

Who pushed Humpty? Find out in virtual murder mystery party

January 21, 2021

Humpty Dumpty sat on a wall, Humpty Dumpty had a great fall…but no! Humpty didn’t fall. He was pushed! 

But ... who pushed Humpty? Join Fond du Lac Public Library Thursday, Feb. 11 at 6 pm on Zoom to solve the mystery.

This is an interactiv...

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Warm Up January With New Great Recipes

Warm Up January With New Great Recipes

January 20, 2021

by Debbie Rosenberg

January is a great time for comfort food and to test some recipes from our cookbooks.  On cold, dark nights it can be so appealing to pull out a fragrant, warming dish.  Two new popular cookbooks from the many we purchased las...

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Learn the basics of Chinese calligraphy via Zoom

Learn the basics of Chinese calligraphy via Zoom

January 18, 2021

 

Want to learn how to draw Chinese calligraphy? Join artist Jojo Liu Saturday, Feb. 6 at 11 a.m. in a beginner's Chinese calligraphy class via Zoom. Liu will teach traditional Chinese calligraphy basics, including how to hold a brush, write b...

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Clear that clutter!

Clear that clutter!

January 13, 2021

By Joanne Mengel

Every January I make the same resolution. This will be the year I get my home organized and clear out some of the clutter in my life. It sounds easy, but the hardest part is figuring out where to start. The library can help with ...

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