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Silent Library
2-3 pm Sat Nov 16: We’ll challenge teens to complete randomly drawn, bizarre tasks while remaining completely silent. For teens in grades 6-12. No registration.
Kids Create
Drop in between 6 pm and 7:30 pm on Nov 14 for screen-free, hands-on fun!
Fort Night
5:30-7:30 pm Fri Nov 15: Nah, not the video game! This is better - bring blankets and build forts after hours at the library. For school-age kids and families. No registration.
Stories & Sculptures
10-11 am Mon. Nov 18: Drop in for some hands-on fun for your kiddos. Great for toddlers and preschoolers. No registration.

No restrictions. Pay half your fees – overdue, lost, damaged, etc. – and clear your account.

Nov 15-Dec 23: Donate hats, mittens, gloves, scarves, etc. for local children

Hear from historians in period dress about French Canadian voyageurs' heyday.

View the slide show of the 2020 calendar contest winners

What does a register of deeds do? Find out Dec 5.

Latest News

Sat, December 14thChildren's book authors at bookstore Dec 14

Children’s Book Authors: 10 a.m.-noon Saturday, Dec. 14, at Chapter 52 Bookstore, 52 Sheboygan St. Husband-and-wife team Kent Barnard and Erin Kant Barnard will sell and sign copies of their new children’s book, “Mom Needs a Dinosaur!” The...

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Sat, December 7th‘Christmas Off the Beaten Path’ at bookstore Dec 7

Local author Ronnell Kay Gibson will sell and sign copies of the new short-story anthology, “Christmas Fiction Off the Beaten Path,” 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, December 7, at Chapter 52 Bookstore, 52 Sheboygan St.

The collection – Gibson’s...

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Thu, December 5thWhat does register of deeds do? Find out Dec 5

Fond du Lac County Register of Deeds Jim Krebs will explain how his office plays a crucial and largely hidden role in the smooth workings of everyday life at the 6 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 5, Community Chat program at the Fond du Lac Public Library. Th...

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Sat, November 30thMeet fantasy-adventure author Nov 30

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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Fri, November 29thBlack Friday half-off-fines special

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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Fake news & democracy
6 pm Tue Nov 12: 'Deciding What's True in a Polarized Society' presented by Michael Wagner from UW-Madison
Family Tree DNA
6 pm Mon Nov 25: Learn what the different family-tree DNA kits can provide.
Holiday favorite
Learn to make German Lebkuchen at the Nov 19 Desserts of the World program. Registration starts Nov 5.
Children's book authors
Erin and Kent Barnard will sell and sign copies of their children's book book Sat Dec 14.