Main

Sep 28 Memory Café explores the healing touch

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. the fourth Thursday of the month at the Fond du Lac Public Library. The programs are free; no registration required. Each month features a new theme:

Learn to make sourdough bread Sep 19

Sourdough bread is the oldest-known type of leavened bread – dating back to ancient Egypt – many of us in this country connect sourdough with San Francisco. French bakers brought the technique with them to California during the Gold Rush, and prospectors took it along to Alaska when following the trail to gold.

Aug 10 program previews eclipse

Are you in the Path of Totality? Find out by attending Total Eclipse of the Heart(land) at 6 p.m.
Thursday, August 10, at the Fond du Lac Public Library. The program is free; no registration required.

Catch those dreams Aug 19

Crafters at the Fond du Lac Public Library’s 10 a.m. Saturday, August 19, Crafternoon program will weave string, feathers, beads and more to make dream catchers. Free. Supplies provided. The program is open to adults and teens age 13 and older. Space is strictly limited. No walk-ins or under-aged children allowed. Registration is required and begins at 9:30 a.m.

Learn to use serger, make pillowcase Aug 31

Learn a great back-to-school project – a three-color standard-size pillowcase – while getting trained on the serger at the Fond du Lac Public Library’s Idea Studio at 4 p.m. Thursday, August 31. The class is open to adults and teens age 13 and older. The class is free, but attendees are required to bring their own fabric. Registration is required and begins at 9:30 a.m.

Mandala Stones repeated Aug 23

Mandalas can be thought of as circles within circles; they represent the cosmos, the self and unity. The Fond du Lac Public Library will offer a repeat of the relaxing Mandala Stones painting program at 6 p.m. Wednesday, August 23. All supplies provided. The free program is open to adults and teens age 13 and older. Space is strictly limited.

Learn TinkerCAD 3-D design Aug 12

The Fond du Lac Public Library’s Idea Studio has two 3-D printers. To help trained users get more fun out of the machines, the library is offering a program teaching 3-D design on TinkerCAD at 1 p.m. Saturday, August 12. TinkerCAD, is a free web-based 3-D computer-aided design application designed for beginners.

Top off summer with Chapter 52 bargains

There’s plenty of summer left, and that means lots of time for reading and relaxing. Fond du Lac Public Library’s Chapter 52 Bookstore is offering great sales in August to help wring the last drop of fun from the season:

'Saving to Build Wealth' Aug 1

Building wealth is like building a brick wall: placing one brick on top of another with a solid foundation below. Get help and advice on building your financial-savings wall at Saving to Build Wealth at noon Tuesday, August 1, at the Fond du Lac Public Library. The free program is presented by Certified Credit and Housing Counselor Maylean Tryon from Consumer Credit Counseling Service. No registration required.

 

Summer Reading @ the Library winds down Aug. 12

Summer Reading @ the Library ends on Saturday, August 12, which is the last day that participating kids, teens and adults can turn in their completed reading cards for rewards at the Fond du Lac Public Library.

Syndicate content
Website built by Direct Communities