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Fairytale Land
Loads of fantastical fun are coming your way. Mon Jul 15 and Tues Jul 16. Click to see the schedule of activities.
Factologist: Ancient China
Jul 19 @ noon. Come learn about Ancient China and create your own terracotta warrior. For school-age kids and their families. No registration.
Summer fun!
Summer Reading @ the Library! Sign up now and earn free prizes all summer long.
Summer at a glance
Here's a quick look at our summer calendar for kids and teens. All programs are free.

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Hear about the spooky new novel set in rural Wisconsin

Jul 18: Downtown FDL's Heyday • Aug 15: The Golden Harp

Drop-in Saturday projects every Saturday noon-4 pm

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Thu, August 15thStory of the Golden Harp Aug 15

He rubbed elbows with Harpo Marx and Gene Autry. He turned down a gig on the Ed Sullivan Show. He played more than 10,000 concerts, and he was from Dotyville.

The remarkable story of Otto Baganz, aka The Golden Harp, will be told at 2 p.m. and 6 ...

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Wed, August 7th'Noise is Life' at gallery in August

Maker and artist Pat Arneson presents his exhibit, Noise is Life, at the Fond du Lac Public Library’s Langdon Divers Gallery August 7 to September 3. The public is invited to a reception 5:30-7 p.m. Thursday, August 8, at the gallery. Refreshme...

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Sat, July 27thFDL author to sell, sign horror novel Jul 27

Fond du Lac author Cailyn Lloyd will sell and sign copies of her debut horror novel, “Shepherd’s Warning: Sometimes You Shouldn’t Go Home,” from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, July 27, at Chapter 52 Bookstore, 52 Sheboygan St.

Spooky “Shephe...

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Mon, July 22ndDIY Book Page Bottle Decor Jul 22

Using an upcycled wine bottle and book pages, make an attractive centerpiece or vase at 6 p.m. Monday, July 22. Supplies provided. Free. For adults and teens 13 and older. Space is limited, and registration is required beginning at 9:30 a.m. Mond...

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Thu, July 18thStory of worst Navy disaster Jul 18

This program has been canceled due to unforeseen circumstances. A substitute program is planned: Let's Go Downtown.



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Travel to Spain
Visit the Basque region of Spain at the Tue Jul 16 Desserts of the World program. Registration starts 9:30 am Tue Jul 2.
Down memory lane
2 pm & 6 pm Thu Jul 18: Let's Go Downtown with local historian Tracy Reinhardt.
DIY fun for adults
All supplies provided to make a chabby-chic Book Page Bottle 6 pm Mon Jul 22. Registration starts Mon Jul 8.
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.