Jim Gill, a renowned early childhood educator and entertainer, will raise spirits for back-to-school season when he brings his Contagious Tunes Tour to Topeka. Mark your calendars for this lively, all-ages concert Aug. 16, 2014 at 10am in Marvin Auditorium. As an advocate for music, play, and literacy, Gill facilitates a playful environment for children […]
Hey reading champions, fuel up for the last round of summer reading fun! These blog posts give you tricks to keep you or your child motivated to keep up the Summer Reading. As the summer winds down, maintain your reading habits with these tips.
You can now request books, movies and music albums from the library to be delivered to Topeka’s Hy-Vee for pickup 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Experience the story as it’s written. Local authors add a new chapter each week to SuperImposed, historical fiction, and Spirits of Oz, an illustrated young adult novel. You can even listen to an audiobook version.
Shoppers will be leaving with bags full of books and still some money in their pockets when they attend the Bag Day Book Sale July 26. Pro tip: Arrive early; the best bargains go fast.
The grand opening for the bookmobile is Wednesday, July 16 starting at 9am in the library’s parking lot. The public is invited to mark the occasion with city dignitaries and staff from the Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library and its Literacy Partner Capitol Federal®. The celebration begins with the Greater Topeka Chamber of Commerce […]