Electronic Recyling Saturday, April 16th Library Parking Lot 2:00-4:00 pm During the Get Your Green on 150 Ways – Green Fair Clean out your closets, basements and storage areas, wherever you keep your surplus or obsolete electronic equipment. Now is the time to get rid of your excess electronics. Just drive up and drop off […]
Teen Tech Week 2011 is March 6-12. This week is a celebration of teens using technology and the library. The theme for Teen Tech Week 2011 is “Mix and Mash @ your Library,” which refers to the way that teens can customize technology and make it their own. There is a lot of fun and […]
We host the biggest and most fun Green Fair in Northeast Kansas. Come to the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library April 16 for giveaways, information, tips and tricks, live music and fun.
The community reads a book of essays inspired by our home state. Library materials move to one area, creating Collectibles Neighborhood. And, how your library is recognizing the influences of African-Americans during Black History Month. Plus, computer classes and hot new books and movies in this edition of connectnow.
Discover events you just can’t miss this winter. We offer events to get you in the mood for the holidays. Your library’s involved in the 150th anniversary of Kansas statehood. Learn what we’re doing to commemorate this significant milestone. Plus, how to get free (and legal) downloadable music from your library. Tap inside to flip through the pages of connectnow.
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.