Children's book authors at bookstore Dec 14

December 14, 2019

Children’s Book Authors: 10 a.m.-noon Saturday, Dec. 14, at Chapter 52 Bookstore, 52 Sheboygan St. Husband-and-wife team Kent Barnard and Erin Kant Barnard will sell and sign copies of their new children’s book, “Mom Needs a Dinosaur!” The...

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Last-minute help at Yarn Crafters Dec 12

December 12, 2019

It’s down to the wire: those holiday mittens, scarves and hats aren’t going to knit themselves. Get the help you need at the drop-in Yarn Crafters group 6 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 12, at the Fond du Lac Public Library.

Yarn Crafters share the hobb...

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‘Christmas Off the Beaten Path’ at bookstore Dec 7

December 7, 2019

Local author Ronnell Kay Gibson will sell and sign copies of the new short-story anthology, “Christmas Fiction Off the Beaten Path,” 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, December 7, at Chapter 52 Bookstore, 52 Sheboygan St.

The collection – Gibson’s...

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What does register of deeds do? Find out Dec 5

December 5, 2019

Fond du Lac County Register of Deeds Jim Krebs will explain how his office plays a crucial and largely hidden role in the smooth workings of everyday life at the 6 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 5, Community Chat program at the Fond du Lac Public Library. Th...

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'Examining the Layers' at gallery Dec 4-Jan 2

December 4, 2019

West Bend mixed-media artist Megan Woodard Johnson’s exhibit, “Examining the Layers,” will be on display at the Fond du Lac Public Library’s Langdon Divers Gallery Dec. 4 to Jan. 2. A reception is scheduled for 5:30-7:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec...

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Dec 2019 events for kids & teens

December 1, 2019
  • Letters to Santa, through Dec. 4. Children who drop off letters to Santa at the Main Library Children’s Room by 3 p.m. Dec. 4 will get a personalized reply from Santa mailed to their homes before Christmas. Pick up a form letter or write your ow...

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Meet fantasy-adventure author Nov 30

November 30, 2019

Fond du Lac author Christopher Whitmore will sell and sign copies of his new novel, Children of The Saviour, from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, November 30, at Chapter 52 Bookstore, 52 Sheboygan St. The event is free; no registration required.


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Black Friday half-off-fines special

November 29, 2019

You can wait in line, throw elbows and scramble for deals at the superstore. Or you can spend Black Friday in the pleasant confines of the Fond du Lac Public Library and get a great deal.

On Friday, Nov. 29, the downtown Main Library will offer h...

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Leaders Do Lunch Nov 26

November 26, 2019

Leaders Do Lunch, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 26, at the Fond du Lac Public Library, 32 Sheboygan St. Community leaders, business people and managers are invited to bring a brown-bag lunch for an informal discussion of various servant lead...

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Learn about DNA kits Nov 25

November 25, 2019

Family Tree DNA, 6 p.m. Monday, Nov. 25. Black Friday sales are coming, and it’s the perfect time to buy a DNA kit. Learn about the different kits on the market from professional genealogist Irene Cash, who will explain what each company offers....

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