Happy Independence Day!

Happy Independence Day!

June 30, 2021

By Joanne Mengel

Independence Day is right around the corner and I am looking forward to a nice long weekend of fun with friends and family. Also referred to as the Fourth of July, it is a great time to celebrate our freedom. The library has ...

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Explore Wisconsin’s rich language heritage with History at Home

Explore Wisconsin’s rich language heritage with History at Home

June 30, 2021

The state of Wisconsin is remarkably rich in languages, Indigenous and immigrant. During the July History at Home program, the Languages of Wisconsin, explore the map of Wisconsin languages past and present. Join History at Home Thursday, July 15 ...

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Feeling crafty? Library offering Crafts in the Park in July

Feeling crafty? Library offering Crafts in the Park in July

June 30, 2021

Need to scratch the crafting itch? Join the Fond du Lac Public Library as it offers Crafts in the Park on Monday, July 19. From 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the McDermott Park shelter off Johnson Street, create a Beaded Garden Stake as a fun addition to a pl...

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In person exhibit, artist reception returning to Langdon Divers Community Gallery

In person exhibit, artist reception returning to Langdon Divers Community Gallery

June 24, 2021

For the first time in more than a year, Langdon Divers Community Gallery will be filled with local art as it hosts its first in-person art exhibit as well as an artist reception.

From Wednesday, July 7 through Tuesday, Aug. 4, members of THELMA V...

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June 21-27 is Pollinator Week

June 21-27 is Pollinator Week

June 23, 2021

 

We’re right in the middle of National Pollinator Week and the library has many books in the collection to help you make your yard and garden more pollinator friendly!

The Bee-Friendly Garden: Design An Abundant, Flower-Filled Yard that Nu...

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Anholzer named Summer Resident at FDLPL’s Idea Studio

Anholzer named Summer Resident at FDLPL’s Idea Studio

June 21, 2021

Appleton-based mixed-media artist Maria Anholzer has been selected as the 2021 Summer Resident for the Fond du Lac Public Library’s Idea Studio. From July 12 through Aug. 30, she plans to offer a variety of programs, both in person and virtually, ...

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Summer reading

Summer reading

June 14, 2021

"School's out for summer"  (Can you hear it?) I was never an Alice Cooper fan, but his song runs through my head at the beginning of every summer when the school year ends.  Of course I remember lots of playing outside, games of kick the can or re...

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We All Scream For Ice Cream!

We All Scream For Ice Cream!

June 9, 2021

by Joanne Mengel

Remember the old saying “You scream, I scream, we all scream for ice cream!”? I don’t know about you but all this hot and steamy weather makes me want to indulge in that deliciously creamy concoction more than ever. After all, it...

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June is Audiobook Month!

June is Audiobook Month!

June 2, 2021

by Emilyn Linden

There’s no shortage of daily or monthly celebrations to note in the library world. We’ve got National Library Week, National Library Lover’s Month, Library Card Sign-up Month, National Poetry Month, and so many more. One of...

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Kids can let their talents shine during Summer Reading @ FDLPL

Kids can let their talents shine during Summer Reading @ FDLPL

May 27, 2021

Kids, what is your talent? Are you a great cook? Amazing artist? Incredible singer?

Or, maybe you’re great at noticing details?

As the Summer Reading Program gets rolling at the Fond du Lac Public Library, the library has activities perfect fo...

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