Library Holiday Closed Dates

The Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library will be closed on the following dates in observance of the holidays: Mon, Dec 24            Christmas Eve Tue, Dec 25             Christmas Day Mon, Dec 31            New Year’s Eve Tue, Jan 1                New Year’s Day Mon, Jan 21            Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Additionally, Bookmobiles will […]

All Booked Up: The Age of Desire

Heavily influenced by powerful literary icon Edith Wharton, Jennie Fields has written a book that takes readers on an adventure back to the Gilded Age. In her novel The Age of Desire, Fields weaves Wharton’s actual correspondence into her fictionalized story. Watch the video below to see what Kathy and Diana liked and disliked about […]

Dec/Jan ConnectNow Library News – What’s Happening @ your library

In this edition of Library News, find the schedule of events, profiles on two of our board members and read about the transformation going on in our Kids Library (see cover story). Correction: The program below was listed in the Library News as Jan 2. It is Jan 9. Sing, Move & Learn [3–5 years […]