Beginning October 1 bookmobiles will add three new stops to their community schedule. Check out this blog post to find the stops near your home, work or school.
The bookmobiles will be out of service Monday August 26th through Saturday August 31st for scheduled maintenance. They will resume their regular schedule on Tuesday September 3rd after the Labor Day holiday. Reserved items scheduled to be picked up from a bookmobile stop may be picked up at the main library during this time. They will also be available […]
With their slimy skin and lack of cuteness it’s easy to understand why these wrigglers below our feet get overlooked. In reality, worms are powerhouses that make the world go round! Worms improve soil conditions for farmers and gardeners and are a major food source for many animals. In fact, after studying all the amazing […]
Crawdads or crayfish? No matter what you call these small crustaceans you can kick off the start to summer fun with a stop to the Adventuremobile this week! Each week during the summer the Adventuremobile will host a new hands-on critter as part of the Critter Club. Kids can pick up a Critter Club Card […]
Wednesday, April 17th is National Bookmobile Day! This day is designated by the American Library Association as a day to celebrate the wonderful service bookmobiles provide communities throughout the nation. In addition, it’s a great day for bookmobile fans to show their support and appreciation for these mobile neighborhood libraries. Bookmobile service in the Topeka area […]
The times, they are a-changin’ – and so are the bookmobiles! What exciting features will be part of Topeka’s newest libraries on wheels? In mid-December the Board of Trustees of the Topeka Shawnee County Public Library gave the go-ahead for the library to purchase two new bookmobiles to replace those currently owned and operated by […]