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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ADVOCAP’s Bohn to talk about Head Start Feb 13

ADVOCAP’s Bohn to talk about Head Start Feb 13

February 13, 2020

Lorri Bohn from ADVOCAP’s Head Start will talk about the unique program at the Fond du Lac Public Library’s Community Chat program 6 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 13. The program is free. No registration required.

Head Start is a 55-year-old federal pr...

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Printmakers at gallery Feb 5-Mar 3

Printmakers at gallery Feb 5-Mar 3

February 5, 2020

The Printmakers will exhibit their works February 5 through March 3 at the Fond du Lac Public Library’s Langdon Divers Gallery. The public is invited to an artists’ reception 5:30-7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 13, in the gallery. Refreshments will be ...

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Idea Studio programs for Feb 2020

Idea Studio programs for Feb 2020

February 1, 2020
  • Sturgeons at the Idea Studio, noon-4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 8. Drop in at the Idea Studio to make-and-take a personalized 3-D printed sturgeon key chain, color sturgeon coloring sheets and warm up with more arts-and-crafty activities. Free. No regis...

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Feb 2020 programs for kids & teens

Feb 2020 programs for kids & teens

February 1, 2020

For kids:

  • Playtime Pals, 10-10:45 a.m. every Monday. For young children and their caregivers. It’s cold outside: meet every Monday for cozy indoor playtime fun. Free. No registration.
  • Sturgeon Spectacular Scavenger Hunt, all day Feb. 5-Feb. 1...

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