Find out about FoodShare Mar 12

Find out about FoodShare Mar 12

March 12, 2020

PROGRAM IS CANCELED by presenter's employer due to public health concerns over COVID-19.

Attorney Liz Groeschel from Legal Action of Wisconsin, Inc., will talk about FoodShare, which helps people with limited income buy the food they need for goo...

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Rural, working-class America in spotlight Mar 9

Rural, working-class America in spotlight Mar 9

March 9, 2020

Powerful Topics Reading Club, 6 pm Mon Mar 9 will talk about three pieces that examine rural and working-class America:

  1. Podcast “Can Rural America Be Saved?” by Pitchfork Economics
  2. Article: “Who Killed the Knapp Family?” by New York Tim...

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Abstract ‘Static Soundscapes’ at gallery in March

Abstract ‘Static Soundscapes’ at gallery in March

March 4, 2020

Appleton painter Cristian Andersson will exhibit his works in “Static Soundscapes” March 4-31 in the Fond du Lac Public Library’s Langdon Divers Gallery. The public is invited to a reception 5:30-7 p.m. Thursday, March 12, in the gallery. Re...

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Student artwork on display

Student artwork on display

March 1, 2020

In a colorful, creative celebration of March as Youth Art Month, artwork by students of the Fond du Lac School District will be on display at the Main Library downtown and FDLPL Express branch.

Starting in mid-February and continuing through Marc...

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Canceled: Idea Studio programs Mar 16-Apr 30

Canceled: Idea Studio programs Mar 16-Apr 30

March 1, 2020

All Fond du Lac Public Library programs March 16 through April 30 are canceled due to public health concerns amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

Registration starts Feb. 27, Robotics Blastoff, 5:30 p.m. Thursday, March 12. For kids in grades 4-9. In this...

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Canceled: Kid-teen programs Mar 16-Apr 30

Canceled: Kid-teen programs Mar 16-Apr 30

March 1, 2020

All Fond du Lac Public Library programs March 16 through April 30 are canceled due to public health concerns amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • Playtime Pals, 10-10:45 a.m. every Monday. For young children and their caregivers. It’s cold outside: mee...

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'Northwoods' children’s book author at bookstore Feb 29

February 29, 2020

Fond du Lac born and raised author Jaime Hardgrove will sell and sign copies of her vibrant new children’s book, “JJ Goes to the Northwoods,” from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, Feb. 29, at Chapter 52 Bookstore, 52 Sheboygan St.

In the picture b...

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Story of worst Navy disaster Feb 20

Story of worst Navy disaster Feb 20

February 20, 2020

On July 26, 1945, the battle-scarred USS Indianapolis had just delivered secret cargo to Tinian Island in the Pacific Ocean – parts for Little Boy, the first nuclear weapon ever used in combat. The ship then set out for the Philippines. Halfway ...

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‘Gem’ library receives downtown Legacy Award

‘Gem’ library receives downtown Legacy Award

February 20, 2020

The Downtown Fond du Lac Partnership presented the Fond du Lac Public Library with their annual Downtown Legacy Award on Thursday, presenting library Director Jon Mark Bolthouse with a trophy during the partnership’s annual meeting at Thelma Sad...

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New Calming Corner in Children

New Calming Corner in Children's Room

February 19, 2020

It’s a leafy, quiet refuge. The new Calming Corner in the Fond du Lac Public Library’s Children’s Room is a special place for kids who struggle with overstimulation (lights, sounds, activity), where kids can decompress and regain their compo...

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