That Pumpkin Spice feeling

That Pumpkin Spice feeling

September 28, 2022

by Katie Killian

Ah, fall. The crispness is back in the air, so pumpkin spice has returned to my lattes. And many others’, I’m sure. 

There’s something so familiar about it. After the rough few years we've all been through, having a familia...

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Banned Books Week: Nothing to Celebrate

Banned Books Week: Nothing to Celebrate

September 21, 2022

by Alana LaBeaf

Every year, the American Library Association brings attention to the issue of book banning during Banned Books Week.1 In previous years, some have used the slogan “Celebrate Banned Books Week”, but this year that feels very off be...

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Celebrate the start of Latine & Hispanic Heritage Month with these resources & activities

Celebrate the start of Latine & Hispanic Heritage Month with these resources & activities

September 15, 2022

National Hispanic Heritage Month is held annually from Sept. 15 to Oct. 15. During this time, the Fond du Lac Public Library will offer several activities and provide resources to celebrate Latine and Hispanic culture and contributions.

Activit...

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September in Wisconsin

September in Wisconsin

September 14, 2022

by Joanne Mengel

I have finally accepted that fall is almost here. I will miss the lazy days of summer but am eager to see the trees display their glorious colors. If you are a fall color watcher be sure to check the Travel Wisconsin website’s ...

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Break out the Fall Hats!

Break out the Fall Hats!

September 7, 2022

by Emilyn Linden

I'm a hat wearer. I’m freckled and burn easily and I’m cold all the time, so I have different hats for every season. Apparently September is Fall Hat Month, which coincides with my personal internal calendar of when to break ...

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Meet a local author & therapy dog proponent at Chapter 52 in October

Meet a local author & therapy dog proponent at Chapter 52 in October

September 1, 2022

Readers have an opportunity to meet a local author on Saturday, Oct. 8 at Chapter 52 Bookstore, located at 52 Sheboygan St.

Author Gail Scoates will be at the store from 10 a.m. to noon to meet with visitors and sign copies of her newest book, “P...

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September is Healthy Aging Month

September is Healthy Aging Month

August 31, 2022

by Debbie Rosenberg

We all know that the kids go back to school in September, but who knew that September is Healthy Aging Month among many other month long celebrations?  I had no clue, but I have to admit that I'm aging.  We have a number of ...

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Check out our latest StoryWalks!

Check out our latest StoryWalks!

August 30, 2022

Discover picture book adventures as you walk through Hamilton and Lakeside Park by visiting the latest StoryWalks. StoryWalks encourage families to enjoy reading and the outdoors by posting a children’s book – a page at a time – at intervals along...

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See library materials in a new way during September at Langdon Divers Community Gallery

See library materials in a new way during September at Langdon Divers Community Gallery

August 30, 2022

Be prepared to view library materials in a whole new way while visiting the Langdon Divers Community Gallery during September.

Milwaukee artist Julie VonDerVellen will share her intricate woven paper artworks in To Be Continued at the gallery, wh...

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Enjoy ice cream while hearing about its history with author Suzanne Woods Fisher

Enjoy ice cream while hearing about its history with author Suzanne Woods Fisher

August 29, 2022

Love ice cream? Love books? Join the Fond du Lac Public Library on Tuesday, Sept. 20 at 3 p.m. for an Ice Cream Social with author Suzanne Woods Fisher.

The library will bring the ice cream to the Mid-States Room and enjoy it as the author joins ...

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