Friday Night Flix: Napoleon Dynamite

Friday, July 1, 2016 | 6-7:45 p.m. | The Edge - Teen Room Teens

A listless and alienated teenager decides to help his new friend win the class presidency in their small western high school, while he must deal with his bizarre family life back home. [12-18 years]

Gaming for Adults

Saturday, July 2, 2016 | 2-5 p.m. | Marvin Auditorium 101C Adults

If you love to play, need a challenge, or just want to socialize with fellow gamers; come enjoy some tabletop games and video games. Bring your own or play ours!

R.E.A.D. Dogs

Sunday, July 3, 2016 | 2-3 p.m. | The Story Zone Kids

Dogs are man’s best friend, but they're also a child’s best listener. Grab your favorite book and read to the Reading Education Assistance Dogs. [All ages]

Toddler Time 2

Tuesday, July 5, 2016 | 9:30-10 a.m. or 10:30-11 a.m. or 6:30-7 p.m. | Lingo Story Room Kids

Share stories, songs and crafts with your older toddler. This 6-week program transitions children from lap-sitting to independent storytimes. Registration for the classes on Tuesdays from 6/7-7/12 begins 9 a.m. May 31, 2016. Register online at 24-36 months Registration begins Tuesday, May 31.

Stories and Crafts

Tuesday, July 5, 2016 | 10-11 a.m. | Marvin Auditorium 101AB Kids

Stories, songs and activities that encourage a love of reading and help develop early literacy skills. Each session counts for 30 minutes toward your Summerfest reading goal. A different craft activity each week. [3-5 years]


Tuesday, July 5, 2016 | 10-11 a.m. | Marvin Auditorium 101C Kids

On your mark, get! That's right, reading fans, we have a great lineup this summer. A team of talented librarians bring you exciting stories and daring activities. You'll get a whole seat, but you'll only need the edge! [6-12 years]

League of Women Voters Tuesday Topics: Metro Bikes

Tuesday, July 5, 2016 | 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Adults

Karl Fundenberger, Director of Bicycle Operations for Topeka Metro, will be the featured speaker. The meeting is free and the public is invited to attend. Lunch is available for purchase at 11:30 a.m.; program from 12-1 p.m. The monthly meetings move from their usual location at TSCPL for the months of June and July. Meetings in June and July are held at University United Methodist Church, 1621 College Ave in Topeka.

Computer & Gadget Help

Tuesday, July 5, 2016 | 3:30-5 p.m. | Computer Training Center Computer

A dedicated time to focus on your technology questions. Bring your laptop, tablet or other device. Practice new computer skills or learn to use the library catalog while trainers are available. Provide a description of the help you need when registering. Register online at

International Film Series: Spring, summer, fall, winter and spring

Tuesday, July 5, 2016 | 6:30-8:45 p.m. | Marvin Auditorium 101BC Movies

The life long journey of hope, despair, passion and redemption. © Sony Picture Classics | South Korea | 2013 | R | 103 minutes

Toddler Time 1

Wednesday, July 6, 2016 | 9:30-10 a.m. or 10:30-11 a.m. or 6:30-7 p.m. | Lingo Story Room Kids

Bubbles and books, wiggles and songs! Early literacy fun for young toddlers & adults to enjoy together. [12 -24 months]