On February 23 join Dave Murray from the Combat Air Museum and TSCPL staff members Dave Coleman and Terry Miller as they discuss three excellent books at 7:00 p.m.in Marvin Auditorium 101A. 2015 marks the centenary for the second year of the “Great War” and many people want to learn more about this forgotten war. The panel will be discussing three […]
I hope that you are finding time to enjoy the big event of the winter here at the Library. This month marks the “Big Read” and people all over town are being invited to read and discuss the same book. This years book as you no doubt know is the classic western novel True Grit, […]
There are many sides to being a sports fan. Often the best way I can describe the experience is like riding a bicycle. It is a lot of fun, sometimes even an exhilarating rush, but sooner or later you are going to fall off that bike, and man does it hurt. It hurts until you […]
On Wednesday November 5, plan to attend a day of honoring and recognizing the Veterans of our community. For the past several years it has become customary to have on display an array of vintage restored military vehicles from World War I to the present day. Beginning at 1:30 p.m. (weather permitting) there will be […]
It has been a lifetime since the Kansas City Royals were in the Baseball Playoffs. If you know me at all then you know that I am about as steadfast of a Royals fan as you are going to find.
I recently re- read a wonderful book on baseball, “The Glory of Their Times”, by Lawrence Ritter. The author tells the story of baseball in the, dead ball era. The dead ball era, were the years after the turn of the century through the years just following World War I. This a wonderfully researched book. […]