Severe weather 2-part program Apr 9

April 9, 2019

April 8-12 is Severe Weather Awareness Week in Wisconsin. The National Weather Service, Fond du Lac County Emergency Management and the Fond du Lac Public Library are partnering to present a two-part severe weather program on Tuesday, April 9, at ...

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‘Carry Nation: A Woman of Substance’ Mar 21

March 21, 2019

She was born Caroline Amelia Moore in 1846 and lived a lifetime of struggle before the world knew her as hatchet-toting temperance radical Carry Nation. The fascinating and largely unknown story, Carry Nation: A Woman of Substance, will be told at...

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Desserts of the World: Greece Mar 19

March 19, 2019

Sue Demos will demonstrate how to make the flaky, rich Greek favorite, Baklava, at the Fond du Lac Public Library’s Desserts of the World program 6 p.m. Tuesday, March 19. The free program is for adults and teens 13 and older. Space is limited, ...

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Beekeeping Basics Mar 12

March 12, 2019

North America has more than 4,000 native species of bees, but honeybees are not one of them. Settlers brought honeybees to the colonies in the 1600s. Since then, cultivation and care of honeybees has become an everyday part of our American landsca...

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Haase, Buechel in March Community Chats

March 7, 2019

Winter played havoc with the Fond du Lac Public Library’s new Community Chat series schedule in February, but that means two great programs will take place in March.

Fire Prevention Division Chief Troy Haase will host a chat at 6 p.m. Thursday,...

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Learn how to right-size your life Mar 4

March 4, 2019

If you’re thinking it’s time to downsize, it might be helpful to think of the project as “right sizing,” according to Karl Meyer of Caring Transitions. He’ll present “The Art of Right Sizing Your Life” at 6 p.m. Monday, March 4, at t...

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African American Read-in Feb 26

February 26, 2019

Across North America, schools, libraries and community organizations are joining the National African American Read-in during February, Black History Month.

The Fond du Lac Public Library’s celebration will take place at 5-7 p.m. Tuesday, Febru...

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Story of the Erie Canal Feb 21

February 21, 2019

Thomas Jefferson called it “a little short of madness.” But the audacious construction of the Erie Canal, 1817 to 1825, turned into one of the most successful and influential public investments in American history. The story will be told at 2 ...

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Learn decadent Sachertorte Feb 19

February 19, 2019

Librarian Sarah Newton will demonstrate how to make decadent Austrian Sachertorte, a chocolate layer cake with apricot jam filling, at the Fond du Lac Public Library’s Desserts of the World program 6 p.m. Tuesday, February 19. The free program i...

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Yarn Crafters meet Feb 14, 28

February 14, 2019

The drop-in Yarn Crafters group will meet at 6 p.m. Thursdays February 14 and 28 at the Fond du Lac Public Library.

Started by needle arts enthusiast Jan Stoegbauer, who has taught Beginning Knitting and Beginning Crochet several times at the lib...

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