Getting you acquainted with our sports collection here at the library, we highlight some of the outstanding resources and materials we have at the library for the many different types of sports fans that are out there. This blog will also discuss local, state wide, and national sports events, as well as any programs or speakers we have coming up at the library which would appeal to sports fans.

Shawnee County Sports Hall of Fame

Featured Sports Titles

Open “ALMOST PERFECT : THE HEARTBREAKING PURSUIT OF PITC…” in catalog ALMOST PERFECT : THE HEARTBREAKING PURSUIT OF PITC… Open “ARNIE : THE LIFE OF ARNOLD PALMER” in catalog ARNIE : THE LIFE OF ARNOLD PALMER Open “BALLPLAYER” in catalog BALLPLAYER Open “Dust bowl girls : the inspiring story of the team …” in catalog Dust bowl girls : the inspiring story of the team … Open “I got this : to gold and beyond” in catalog I got this : to gold and beyond Open “RUNNING WITH RAVEN : THE AMAZING STORY OF ONE MAN,…” in catalog RUNNING WITH RAVEN : THE AMAZING STORY OF ONE MAN,…

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The Cubs and the Power of Fandom

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