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Green Fair Promotes Sustainability

“Sustainability” is a buzz word we hear frequently. What does it really mean? The Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library’s 7th Annual Green Fair is one place to find out.

Gems in the Attic Appraisal Fair April 19

Appraisal Fair: Gems in the Attic

Have a professional appraise your antiques from 10am to 3pm April 19. Appraisal cost does apply, but it’ll be worth it if you find out you have an antique you can retire on.

Green Fair is April 19

Find Eco-friendly Ideas at the Green Fair

Clean out the electronics clutter in your home or office when you take part in electronics recycling at the Green Fair April 19. Enjoy giveaways, kid crafts, dozens of vendors and great library resources for living green.

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Eat A Book! 8th Annual Edible Book Festival

It’s a simple recipe for fun: 1 book of your choice 1 creative way of interpreting it with food edible ingredients That’s it! All ages are welcome to participate in transforming any book into a culinary masterpiece based on the content or appearance of your book, from puns to literal interpretations. This is one of […]


Discover Kansas Archaeology

Learn about Kansas archaeology and last year’s field school at Whisky Ranch near Hays.


Enjoy Live Jazz at the Library April 13

Local musician Cliff Manning leads the big band performing Dixieland and jazz standards. Listen to these talented musicians, tap your toes, and even dance if you like. It all happens April 13 at 3pm.

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