Poetry is Alive and Well, Right Here

Meet these writers carrying on the proud tradition of poetry in the state of Kansas on December 6th, from 1-5 pm at our second annual literary fair! Denise Low Low, 2nd Kansas Poet Laureate, has over 25 books, including Mélange Block (Red Mountain Press) and Ghost Stories (Ks. Notable Book; The Circle -Best Native American […]

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Meet Thomas Fox Averill

Join us October 25, 2-3 pm, to hear Thomas Fox Averill read selections from his new novel, A Carol Dickens Christmas.

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Sign Up for the Local Author Fair

Calling all area authors! Sign up for your library’s Local Author Fair with our new online form, then start spreading the word about this fantastic event.


Gary K. Clarke Shares African Adventures, Misadventures

For decades, Gary K. Clarke led photography safaris all over Africa. He collected thousands of photographs and has authored three books previously, which are in the library’s collection. He discusses his newest book, Once Upon a Time in Africa, Nov. 10 at 7pm in Marvin Auditorium. As Director Emeritus of the World Famous Topeka Zoo, […]

Come to the Book Launch Party for our Community Novel Sept. 30

Community Novel Project: Capital City Capers

It’s not a mystery the library loves books, but a book being serialized and published at the library sure is. Capital City Capers: An Ad Astra Per Aspera Adventure comes out in late September. The community novel features 20 different authors who each advance the story by writing a chapter. Keep reading on tscpl.org where […]