Library Trivia Winners 2012

Gallery of Winning Trivia Teams 2012

 December 2012

Library Trivia Night Champions, December 2012

The library’s popular Friday Night trivia program brought over 200 people on December 7, 2012,to test their trivial knowledge alongside their coworkers, friends, and family.

Questions at the events this past weekend ranged from Thanksgiving and Abraham Lincoln to James Bond and female athletes.

The top three teams won prizes including gift certificates to the Millennium Cafe and the Chandler Booktique, and everyone had a great time finding out what they know (and don’t know!) The first place team also won bragging rights and a brief photo session with their TROPHY!

September 2012

Trivia Champions Friday, September 28, 2012
Trivia Champions Saturday, September 29, 2012

The library’s popular trivia programs bring in over 300 people to test their trivial knowledge alongside their coworkers, friends, and family.

Questions at the events this past weekend ranged from identifying popular songs from their whistling solos to Biblical disciples, World War II, reality TV, sports mascots and magic movie moments.

July 2012

First Place team with a score of 83 at Trivia Saturday, July 28, 2012 at the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library

The library’s popular trivia programs bring in over 300 people to test their trivial knowledge alongside their coworkers, friends, and family.

Questions at the events this weekend ranged from identifying John Williams soundtracks and Woody Guthrie’s politics to calculating a math problem about hotdogs, Olympics trivia and figuring out Presidential puns.

First Place team with a score of 83 at the Friday, July 27, 2012 trivia night at the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library

April 2012

See these happy people? They are proudly showing their winner’s trophy, which is engraved:

Champion

Library Trivia

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Each 1st place team also won $40 in gift certificates from the Chandler Booktique and the Friends of TSCPL, plus beautiful blue pens featuring the library name and logo.

 

First Place Trivia Winners Friday May 17 2012
First Place Trivia Winners, Friday, May 17, 2012

On Friday night, the first place team bested 27 other teams to work together and correctly answer 79 questions out of a possible 100. The second and third place teams tied with a score of 78 correct answers, and their estimated score was used as a tiebreaker.

First Place Trivia Winners Saturday May 18 2012
First Place Trivia Winners, Saturday, May 18, 2012

On Saturday afternoon, the first place team bested 10 other teams to work together and correctly answer 78 questions out of a possible 100. The second and third place teams scored 76 and 74 respectively.

The newest addition to the popular Trivia Night @ your library event -- a TROPHY!

Lissa Staley

Lissa Staley helps people use the library. She is a Book Evangelist, Health Information Librarian, Arts & Crafts Librarian, Trivia Emcee, Classics Made Modern book group leader, and frequent library customer, especially with her children. She reads a new book every few days, but recently loved Adorkable by Sarra Manning, Fortunately the Milk by Neil Gaiman and Tin Star by Cecil Castellucchi.