New reading club to dig into long-form journalism

New reading club to dig into long-form journalism

January 13, 2020

Long-form journalism – stories and articles found that dig deep into a topic – is thriving online. Taking advantage of these great reading opportunities, the Fond du Lac Public Library is starting Powerful Topics Reading Club, which will take ...

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Jan 9 Community Chat: Hunger, poverty in FDL

Jan 9 Community Chat: Hunger, poverty in FDL

January 9, 2020

Due to a sudden illness, the Jan 9 Community Chat program by Amanda Miller from UW-Madison Extension Fond du Lac County is canceled.

Miller's talk will be rescheduled for later this year. There will be no Community Chat program on Jan 9.

The lib...

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Children

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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Call for entries: 2021 calendar

Call for entries: 2021 calendar

December 13, 2019

The Fond du Lac Public Library invites area photographers and artists to submit images for a 2021 My Favorite Fondy wall calendar. For the fourth year, the library will be creating a calendar that captures the essence of living in the Fond du Lac ...

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Last-minute help at Yarn Crafters Dec 12

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

‘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

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

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

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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