In this episode, local genealogist, librarian and author Sherri Camp talks about her book featuring stories and photographs that place the history and experience of African Americans in Topeka in the context of American history.
Start your new year right with an interactive wellness conference from 9am-noon on Saturday, January 10, or come for our featured fitness event, Drums Alive, at 10:45 am.
Librarian Lissa was surprised by what these 5 teen fiction stories on her recent reading list had in common– You won’t believe how you can benefit from what she discovered…
Sometimes, reading the book aloud to the kids is the best part. But for some books, reading the illustrations together is even better. Have you “read” a wordless picture book?
Stephanie, Megan and Kelli join hosts Thad and Lissa to talk about the 2014 Goodreads Choice Awards and share their own favorite reads from 2014.
According to the CDC, more than 29 million Americans have diabetes. Since November is National Diabetes Month, it is a perfect time to check out books about diabetes from the Health Information Neighborhood and diabetic recipes from the Cooking Neighborhood!
The right book can be a meaningful, enjoyable gift for someone on your shopping list this holiday. Hear dozens of recommendations from librarians, plus add your own gift ideas!
Embrace your ereader and download free classic literature to read and discuss with others. Meet monthly for enriching conversation with other interested readers. Mark your calendar with the complete 2015 schedule of books!
You can write a novel this November and the library can help! Four local writers share success stories and tips on why you should write 50,000 words in 30 days.
For fantasy and YA fans, Ben Tripp’s quirky new novel “The Accidental Highwayman: Being the Tale of Kit Bristol, His Horse Midnight, a Mysterious Princess, and Sundry Magical Persons Besides” is a delight.
Halloween is the perfect time for fun family walking and teaching children safety. Create healthier traditions together, with these tips from Heartland Healthy Neighborhoods and family fitness books from the library.
Trivia Night Extravaganza, the most enormous trivia event yet, hits Shawnee County, 6:30 – 9:30 p.m. Fri. Nov. 14.