Red: Discover the Power of Color is an exhibit that invites you to share what responses you have to this primary color and provides a deeper understanding of the many conflicting meanings and interpretations of the color. Red can both attract and repeal, for example. Find out why this is one exhibit at the Sabatini Gallery you won’t want to miss.
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The library, in consultation with the community center staff, announces a slate of programming offered off-site at the centers. Community participation will determine what programs work best in what neighborhoods. Please come to the programs that interest you and let us know what you’d like to see.
Sing, dance, laugh and fall in love with books, especially the popular Pete the Cat stories. The New York Times bestselling author of Pete the Cat: I Love My White Shoes will be singing, guitar-strumming, harmonica blowing and banjo picking Oct. 9.
The Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library and The Library Foundation will announce the receipt of a major gift from Capitol Federal® Foundation to fund a new bookmobile in 2014. John B. Dicus, Capitol Federal® Chairman, and Gina Millsap, TSCPL CEO, will reveal the amount of the major gift on Thursday, September 26.
Topeka has been tapped to participate in a national initiative to experiment with sending wi-fi signals from public libraries to remote locations. Find out what locations will be seeing a temporary boost.
From NYC to NOTO, an art installation that’s sure to wow you is coming to a NOTO art gallery. And, you can help make community art. Find out how used clothing will be used in a big art installation piece.
In this edition of Library News, get your invitation to the grand opening of the Kids Library and find out when you can meet Eric Litwin, award-winning musician, teacher and author of the popular Pete the Cat books. And streaming video now from your library.
Back by popular demand, the Movie on the Lawn series will feature films that will entertain you and your family September 21 and October 5 on the south side of the Statehouse lawn. Movies start at sundown. See you at the movies.
A local aspect of a national pilot project to bring wireless internet to remote locations will launch by 2014. Find out what libraries join the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library.
Book lovers will pick from for nearly 100,000 books on September 20, 21 and 22, 2013, at the Agricultural Hall at the Kansas Expocentre during the Friends of the Library Book Sale. Traditional genres, like biography, arts, romance, mystery and children’s books, are priced at $1 or $2. A Premium Section (special edition, signed by […]
Just as the library concludes its second community novel penned by local authors, 22 young writers also celebrate their debut in publishing through a library program. “We’ve seen success with helping adult writers from all over the community get published, so we thought why not try it with the kids. Most of our literacy-based programs […]