The Big Read is an initiative that gets everyone in the community to read the same book. This year we need the community’s help in deciding what to read. You can cast your vote for the next community read inside this post.
Come see the Helen Hocker youth present a skit from their adaptation of the book The Velveteen Rabbit. See a live bunny and enjoy a short play, as well as information about why the book is such a beloved favorite.
Shop local, get your gift personalize and wrapped for free. Read more too see some of the kids authors you can meet and purchase books from on December 8 – 3-5:00 pm. Many of these local authors also have more than one title available.
Come listen to this beguiling folk singer and fingerstyle guitarist Sunday, Nov. 24 at 3pm. You’ll be delighted at his take on favorite tunes from early America.
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, […]
Dog is ready for a colorful adventure and so are we. Join us Nov. 19 and 20 for this Kansas Reads to Preschoolers special storytime, featuring Dog’s Colorful Day by Emma Dodd.