Skiff to give updates on flood, bike path & more May 2

May 2, 2019

City of Fond du Lac Public Works Director Jordan Skiff will address several hot topics, including the March flooding, Lakeside Park master plan and bike/pedestrian trails, at the Fond du Lac Public Library’s Community Chat program at 6 p.m. Thur...

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May sales at Chapter 52 Bookstore

May 1, 2019

Chapter 52 Bookstore is blooming with bargains in May. The store, located next door to the Fond du Lac Public Library at 52 Sheboygan St., sells used books, movies, music and magazines for all ages at deep discounts. Here’s the lineup of May sa...

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5th annual Teen Photo Contest winners

May 1, 2019

A moody closeup of an icy branch in a winter setting struck a chord with judges, awarding eighth-grader Tristan Krueger of Oakfield the grand prize – a $250 gift card – in the Fond du Lac Public Library’s fifth annual Teen Photo Contest.


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Build a bluebird nest box Apr 27

April 27, 2019

Learn all about the Eastern bluebird from biology educator Margie Winter – history, habitat, food sources – then build a nest box to take home at “All About Bluebirds” 10 a.m. Saturday, April 27, at the Fond du Lac Public Library. Adults a...

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Idea Studio offering 3rd summer residency program

April 23, 2019

Drop by the Fond du Lac Public Library’s Idea Studio, and you’re likely to see creativity underway: teens composing a rap in the recording studio, students fine-tuning a 3-D printer masterpiece, a grandfather machine-carving a nameplate. To ce...

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‘4-H: An American Idea’ history Apr 18

April 18, 2019

From clubs to encourage farm boys to grow more corn to today’s army of six million kids across the world, 4-H is thriving. At 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. Thursday, April 18, Denise Retzleff will present 4-H: An American Idea, at the Fond du Lac Public Li...

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Learn to make Tiramisu Apr 16

April 16, 2019

Librarian Sarah Newton will demonstrate how to make Tiramisu, the espresso-soaked, layered Italian favorite at the Fond du Lac Public Library’s Desserts of the World program 6 p.m. Tuesday, April 16. The free program is for adults and teens 13 a...

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Brownsville author at bookstore Apr 13

April 13, 2019

Brownsville author Dean H. Wild will sell and sign copies of his new horror novel, The Crymost, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, April 13, at Chapter 52 Bookstore. The meet-and-greet event is free; no registration required.

Wild’s first novel is set ...

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Severe weather 2-part program Apr 9

April 9, 2019

April 8-12 is Severe Weather Awareness Week in Wisconsin. The National Weather Service, Fond du Lac County Emergency Management and the Fond du Lac Public Library are partnering to present a two-part severe weather program on Tuesday, April 9, at ...

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Super-charge your brain Apr 6

April 6, 2019

Super-charge your brain at the Fond du Lac Public Library Saturday, April 6, is a full day of helpful, real-life-usable how-to classes starting at 9 a.m. and ending around 3:30 p.m. Most of the 22 programs are quick hits: 25 minutes long. Super-ch...

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