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HUSH Podcast #92 – Better Off: Flipping the Switch on Technology

Michelle Stottlemire thinks everyone should read Better Off: Flipping the Switch on Technology by Eric Brende. Listen in on the discussion to see if hosts Thad Hartman and Lissa Staley agree.

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Local Events: Pow-Wow Labor Day Weekend

The Shawnee County Allied Tribes Pow Wow is happening September 2-4 at Lake Shawnee. Find out more!

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Really? Movies-turned-TV

I’ve noticed a definite trend this year: TV shows ripped straight from the movie theater!

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Resources for Writers

We have a fantastic collection of resources on writing and here’s your chance to learn from experts Sat. Aug. 20.

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HUSH Podcast #91 – The Perfect Storm

Lisa Brown thinks everyone should read The Perfect Storm by Sebastian Junger. Listen in on the discussion to see if our hosts agree.

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North to Alaska

A tender story of a father and daughter in the Alaska wilds.

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New Potter arrival

On July 31, Harry Potter’s birthday, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child became the eighth story in the Harry Potter saga.

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Marvelous Maggie!

Maggie Smith plays the Dowager Countess of Grantham on the PBS series Downton Abbey. Find out more about Maggie and her movies.

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Paranormal romance part 5

Delve into the paranormal and experience a darker side of romance.

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New fiction in August

Think you’ll be too busy to read in August? Think again.

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Local Events: Cycling Extravaganza

Need some tips on how to cycle safely? Inspired by the activities at the festival to try a new healthy activity? Stop by the library and we’ll fix you up with some books, DVD’s and even a fitness kit or two.

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Local Events: Motorcycle Jump and Party

Harley Davidson Motorcycles will be the focus of an event supporting the Boys and Girls Clubs of Topeka. To cap off this gathering, a stunt driver on a vintage motorcycle will jump over 15 cars in front of the Kansas Statehouse.

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