'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

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

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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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

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

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

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' 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

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

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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