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NBA Finals starting tonight! On ABC

Calling all basketball fans, sports nuts and readers of fine literature…do you have a basketball jones?  Well, the NBA finals featuring Lebron James and the Miami Heat battling Tim Duncan and the San Antonio Spurs in an epic match-up that is sure to be an enjoyable series starting tonight on ABC! Between games, why not earn […]

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Summer Picks from Teens

The library owns just under half millon items that you can check out. That’s a lot of choices when you’re browsing the shelves and trying to decide what to check out this summer! Narrow down your options and check out these picks from the teens on the library’s Teen Advisory Board.

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Cooking With Fresh Food From the Farmer's Market

My favorite part of Summer is the abundance of fresh, local produce available for months on end. Yes, you can find local produce the rest of the year, but there is nothing like juicy, succulent tomatoes, cucumbers, strawberries, peppers, fresh herbs, did I mention tomatoes? You get the idea. A wonderful offering of Topeka & Shawnee […]

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Outdoor Structures: Making The Most of Your Space

It’s time to start enjoying your yard! What would you add to the outside of your house to help you enjoy the great outdoors? A deck? Gazebo? Or just a shed to help you stay organized? We have some great resources to help make your yard work for you! Share On Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterest

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Brighten Your Home With A Splash Of Color!

Spring is a time of color. If you don’t think you are brave enough to paint a whole room in a bright hue, try small touches of color. Look for, or make, colorful pillows. Or a great flea market side table painted a shocking color. We have lots of great resources to bring a touch […]


Librarians' Favorites Book List

Fans of reading, you won’t want to miss this post. Librarians share their favorite titles in fiction and nonfiction for a very eclectic mix that will keep your nightstand full and may keep you up all night.

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