Local Events: Yee Haw! Celebrating Cowboys

Put on your cowboy hats and boots and head over to the Kansas Museum of History for a fun day of celebrating all things Cowboy and Western this weekend.

Local Events: Under the Sea!

An underwater paradise comes to a local stage, as a favorite tale enjoyed by children all over the world is brought to life. Adapted from a story by Hans Christian Anderson, this musical play can lead your family to explore the story behind the story – find out more!

Local Events: Christmas in July and Trains, Trains, Trains

The July heat won’t stop one local venue from celebrating a “White Christmas” this weekend. And while the Polar Express might not be running, there will be a celebration of trains and railroads in North Topeka that will be fun for the entire family.

Local Events: Drama and Music

A couple of local events start this weekend which will bring us thought provoking entertainment all week long. A new play opens at the Topeka Civic Theatre that highlights the history of racial relations in the US in a unique way. An annual favorite event returns, as the Sunflower Music festival brings us all kinds […]

Local Events: WWI Exhibit and Germanfest

Check out some local events highlighting history and cultural events. At the Kansas Museum of History, a new exhibit commemorating World War I opens. At Sacred Heart Catholic Church, all things German will be celebrated at Germanfest. Find out more here!

Local Events: Country Music and Ghosts

As we swing into May a country music singer stops by on his tour and Topekans hoping for a Ghostly encounter will tour the north side of town. I hope you enjoy whatever local events you attend, and to learn or experience more check out the relevant materials that we have at the Library.

Local Events: Concerts, a Musical, Home Tour

The last weekend of April brings  a couple of touring shows to Topeka. This and some local events that are continuing from last week will give Topekans plenty to see and do. After experiencing a show or a tour, we’d love to welcome you at the Library where we have plenty of materials related to […]

Local Events: Plays, Parties, Concerts, and Tours

The end of April has the local event venues around town buzzing with activity. There will be a variety of concerts, musical plays, themed parties for adults and children, and tours. It would be challenging to NOT find an event that you would enjoy from this list. After attending the event that interests you the […]

Local Events: Rock Concert, Shakespeare, and Ballet

Topeka’s local events calendar is getting busy with all sorts of performances. We hope you enjoy whatever event you attend and if you’d like to experience more at home stop by and check out the our collection.

Local Events: Musicals, Flowers and History

As Topekans turn the calendar over to April, our list of local events is really starting to fill up. Early April brings us two musicals – one for kids and one that will take adults back to the disco era. Those interested in history can learn more about “war fare.” And tulips are in bloom all […]

Local Events: March Concerts

Whatever your musical tastes, attending a concert by one of your favorite performers is always special. Fortunately our local events calendar has some great shows on tap for the end of March. If you’re like me, going to a concert always puts you in the mood to listen to more of that artist’s music or learn more about them–and the Library has what you need to do just that.