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Interactive Family Movie - 2 pm Apr 19
Join us for a family-fun afternoon to kick off Spring Break. Our interactive 'Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone' (PG) will involve props, shout outs and silliness. Recommended for ages 10 and up.
Faux Stained Glass for Teens
April 22 @ 3 pm. Paint a (faux) stained glass using one of our printed designs or create your own design. Registration begins 9 am Mon Apr 8.
Magic Tricks with Miss Mary
1 pm Tue Apr 23. Learn some basic magic tricks during spring break. For kids ages 8-12. Registration required and begins at 9 am Mon Apr 8.
Reading Challenge in April
All month long: Take the National Reading Without Walls challenge. Pick up a form, dive in and earn a $2 Chapter 52 Bookstore gift certificate.

Celebrating National Library Week & Money Smart Week all April long

Apr 18: History of 4-H • May 16: Welsh Settlement • Jun 20: Baseball

Challenge yourself to read new, different books & earn a Chapter 52 Bookstore gift certificate.

6 pm Wed May 29. Free. No registration required.

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Wed, May 29thLearn to Compost: From Kitchen to Garden

Learn how to turn your everyday kitchen scraps into gardeners’ black gold: compost at 6 p.m. Wednesday, May 29, at the Fond du Lac Public Library. The program is free; no registration required.

Home composter David Demezas, associate professor of...

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Tue, May 21stLearn Pakistan favorites at May 21 Desserts of the World

Abida “Abby” Chaudhry will demonstrate how to make two desserts that are favorites in Pakistan: light and layered Mango Trifle and Sooji Halwa, a semolina-based pudding, at the Fond du Lac Public Library’s Desserts of the World program 6 p.m...

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Sat, May 4thIdea Studio May programs

The Fond du Lac Public Library’s Idea Studio makerspace hours: 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. Friday and noon to 4 p.m. Saturday. More information is available at or by calling 920-322-3946. F...

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Wed, May 1stMay sales at Chapter 52 Bookstore

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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Wed, May 1st5th annual Teen Photo Contest winners

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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How to rain garden
6 pm May 1: Master Gardener Patty Percy will share best practices to start and maintain a successful rain garden. Free. No registration.
Community Chat
Every first Thursday of the month at 6 pm: Your chance to get the skinny on local issues. May 2: Public Works' Jordan Skiff
Ukulele Club
1 pm Sat May 4 (and every other month): Informal, drop-in get-together for uke players of all ages and skill levels to learn songs, practice and share.
Book clubs
Something for everyone: FDLPL has 5 book clubs, including the new Sci-fi/Fantasy group that meets 6:30 pm every 4th Thursday.