Black Friday half-off-fines special

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

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

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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History of the Fox River fur trade Nov 21

History of the Fox River fur trade Nov 21

November 21, 2019

Travel back in time on a virtual voyageur canoe and learn the Fox River fur trade from Jerry Disterhaft and Glen Gorsuch at the 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. Thursday, November 21, History at Home presentations at the Fond du Lac Public Library. The programs ...

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Instant Pot Users

Instant Pot Users' Group Nov 20

November 20, 2019

Instant Pot Users’ Group, 6 pm Wed Nov 20. Users of the uber-popular Instant Pot are invited to an informal get-together to share recipes, tips and ideas. Instant Pot is a pressure cooker, slow cooker, rice cooker, yogurt maker, steamer, warm...

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Desserts of the World: Germany Nov 19

Desserts of the World: Germany Nov 19

November 19, 2019

Registration opens November 5: Desserts of the World, learn how to make German holiday favorite Lebkuchen, the ginger-and-fruit frosted traditional cookie at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 19. With recipe and samples. The free program is for adults and teen...

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Giving Trees donations for local kids

Giving Trees donations for local kids

November 15, 2019

The Fond du Lac Public Library has set up Giving Trees at the downtown library and at FDLPL Express branch to collect donations of new hats, scarves, mittens, gloves and socks. Donated items will be accepted through December 23 and given to the Fo...

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Yarn Crafters meet Nov 14

Yarn Crafters meet Nov 14

November 14, 2019

Yarn Crafters: 6 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 14, the casual drop-in group Yarn Crafters meets every other Thursday to share the hobbies of knitting and crochet, work on projects and get help and advice from one another. Knitters and crocheters of all skil...

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Fake news & democracy Nov 12

Fake news & democracy Nov 12

November 12, 2019

Deciding What’s True in a Polarized Society, 6 pm Tue Nov 12. Associate Professor Michael Wagner of the UW-Madison School of Journalism and Mass Communication will examine what research says about fake news, fact checking and how these and “se...

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Warmhearted Evening Optimists

Warmhearted Evening Optimists

November 12, 2019

Thanks to a $750 donation from the Fond du Lac Evening Optimist Club, families who attend the Fond du Lac Public Library’s Visit with Santa event 4-7 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 11, will receive a copy of the very funny kids’ book, “There Was a ...

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