October brings 31 programs in 31 days as we take part in a national reading initiative called The Big Read. There is something for the whole family, and a reason to bring the kids back in November too – Legos! Flip through the pages of the library's connectnow magazine inside this post, or download this printable pdf and view it on your computer.
This is the issue for information on SummerFest programming. Find out what fun things the kids can do at the library this summer. For the adults… for home improvement ideas without the sales pitch come to the library. A new Home Improvement neighborhood will be dedicated to the do-it-yourselfer. Another new neighborhood on Pets has information on subjects ranging from pet training to non-traditional pets. Both neighborhoods open this summer.
Check out the Library’s magazine, connectnow online. The library is continually evolving to make browsing our stacks easier. That service expands with the launch of two one-stop browsing areas, the Cooking and Lawn & Garden neighorhoods, in April. Plus, learn why this year’s El Dia de los Ninos/El Dia de los Libros, scheduled for April 29, will be better than ever.
Check out the Library’s magazine, connectnow online.
The library is here to assist your tax needs. That service may be more valuable than you think as the state Department of Revenue aims to change the way you file your taxes. Plus, the community will come together in February for Kansas Reads. Find out what high-profile Kansan will be visiting the library (on page 1 of connectnow).
Check out the January 2010 connectnow magazine online.
The library is changing the way it mails books. Our audiobooks and DVDs are on the move. And, why you might want to turn to the library for help with your upcoming New Year’s Resolution.
Check out the October/November 2009 connectnow magazine online. The library will host a speech by an esteemed former member of the military Nov. 5. Also inside this issue: Important information about late fees and an appearance by a famous children’s author.
A new look online and in print! Tell us what you think by tapping into this blog posting. Inside you’ll also find some of Gary Clarke’s animal adventures and easy and free access to job-hunting resources, not to mention hundreds of free events for kids, teens and adults.
Read the June/July 2009 connectnow magazine online. Find out what shows, activities and other programs are going on at the library during SummerFest 2009.
Read the May 2009 connectnow magazine online.
Bento is a single portion, rice based meal common in Japanese cuisine. They are served in a box with separated compartments and often decorated to look like popular cartoon characters or animals. Topeka teens made their own bentos in this fun library program. They formed sticky sushi rice into crazy shapes using plastic wrap and cookie [...]