Blog

Yarn Crafters meet Sep 13 & 27

Fall’s coming: time to start knitting and crocheting. The drop-in Yarn Crafters group will meet at 6 p.m. Thursdays September 13 and 27 at the Fond du Lac Public Library.

Hand-sewers’ group meets Sep 26

The Fond du Lac Public Library hosts a monthly casual gathering of people interested in hand-sewing projects, From Our Hands. The group will meet from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, September 26, and will meet every fourth Wednesday of the month at the same time. Sewers of all skill levels are invited. Free. No registration.

Memory Café celebrates fall apple bounty Sep 20

Persons with early to mid-stage Alzheimer’s disease or other types of dementia, their caregivers and family members are invited to monthly Alzheimer’s Association Memory Cafés held at 1 p.m. at the Fond du Lac Public Library. The themed programs are free; no registration required. Programs coming up:

Library starting Girls Who Code Club; volunteers needed

Girls in grades 6-12 who are interested in computers and technology are invited to join the new Girls Who Code Club, which will meet in the library’s Idea Studio makerspace to learn about computer science in a fun, safe and relaxed atmosphere.

My Hometown meets Sep 12

Historians Dr. Rick Whaley and Herman Bender invite the public to learn about their grassroots, community-based historical research project, My Hometown, at 6 p.m. Wednesday, September 12, at the Fond du Lac Public Library. Free. No registration.

Celebrate Library Card Sign-up Month

Something to consider: In a county of about 100,000, more than 27,000 people have accounts at the Fond du Lac Public Library, a number that grows by more than 200 every month.

Programs for kids, teens in Sep

Details about all Fond du Lac Public Library events are found at fdlpl.org, click Calendar. All programs are free. Children under age 8 must have an adult with them at all times.

Programs for kids:

Your guide to edible weeds Sep 19

If you can’t beat them, eat them: wild-food advocate Diana Beck will present Dandelions and Other Edible Weeds at 6 p.m. Wednesday, September 19, at the Fond du Lac Public Library. The program is free; no registration required.

Mmmm: Mustard Sep 18

Mustard and Wisconsin go together like, well, beer and cheese. So naturally, the Fond du Lac Public Library’s Flavors of the World program must give mustard its due. To do so, it went to the expert. At 6 p.m. Tuesday, September 18, Barry Levenson, founder and curator of The Mustard Museum, will demonstrate recipes that put his favorite flavor front and center.

Make wooden pumpkins Sep 15

Crafters will transfer chunks of wood into fun pumpkin decorations at the 10 am Sat Sep 15 Craftermorning program at the Fond du Lac Public Library. The program is free and open to adults and teens age 13 and older.

Website built by Direct Communities