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Can you escape?
You've been transported back to the (digital) Oregon Trail! Can you make it through the trail safely? Find out with our new Oregon Trail Virtual Escape Room!
Let kids show off their creativity during National Poetry Month
Kids & teens can join the youth poetry contest as well as enjoy a poetry take-home kit during April!
Teens: Register now to join our Discord server
Did you hear that we have a new online space for teens to hang out and you want to be a part of it? Follow the link to register to use Discord through FDLPL.
Fresh stories read on-demand every two weeks
Would you like a story read on-demand for your child? Try Dial-A-Story!

Enter the contest during April for a chance to win!

Learn more through live and pre-recorded segments on Facebook

FDLPL also now open to visit Fridays 9 am - 6 pm

Learn more about the winning photos in the calendar.

Latest News

Wed, April 14thApril is raining Cats and Dogs

by Debbie Rosenberg

There are an amazing amount of "holidays" during the month of April.  I found a website that lists 119 holidays!  Isn't it great that National Hug Your Dog Day (4/10), National Pet Day (4/11) and National Pet Parent Day (4/25)...

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Wed, April 7thFind Your Funny Bone

by Joanne Mengel

April is National Humor Month and I’m sure many of you have heard the old saying “Laughter is the best medicine”. I totally agree. My philosophy is that when life gets you down the best way to bring yourself back up is try to fin...

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Tue, April 6thCalling all brainiacs for first-ever Virtual Team Trivia

Question: What Wisconsin county grows about 10% of the world’s supply of ginseng? Or, do you know what the coldest temperature ever recorded was in Wisconsin?

Curious? Then Team Trivia 2021 is for you, and you won’t even need to leave your livi...

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Thu, April 1stFood for Fines returns to FDLPL in April

Every April, the Fond du Lac Public Library buzzes with activity. April is the time to celebrate National Library Week (April 8-14). It’s a time for programming, learning and having fun. At the Fond du Lac Public Library, it’s also a time for fine...

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Wed, March 31stTake a trip to the water’s edge


There are beaches and coasts all over the world and writers the world over have chosen the water’s edge as their setting. We’re all drawn to water, so it’s no surprise that authors make this choice. The following books are all very diffe...

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Food for Fines returns during April
Help the community and take care of your fines at FDLPL with Food for Fines, available throughout April.
Enter the 2022 My Favorite Fondy calendar contest
Do you have a great photo of Fond du Lac? Fond du Lac Public Library now is accepting entries for the 2022 My Favorite Fondy calendar contest.
Tax forms available online
Need your 2020 tax forms? Click for links to federal and state tax information.
Temporary library cards available
Do you need a temporary library card, such as to borrow ebooks? Follow this link to apply (must live in 54935 or 54937 ZIP codes). If you already have a library card, you do not need to register.


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