Media Contacts: Diana Friend, Communications and Marketing Director Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library firstname.lastname@example.org (785) 580-4486 Leah Sewell, Communications Editor Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library email@example.com (785) 580-4487 Sept. 5, 2014 Topeka, Kan. – Two librarians at the Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library have accepted an award for their work on a […]
Topeka, Kan. — Fans of Daniel Tiger are in for a surprise when the beloved character from the PBS KIDS program, Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood, makes a special appearance during storytime at the Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library at 10 a.m. Tues. Aug. 19 and Thurs. Aug. 21 in the Story Zone. “Kids are familiar […]
The grand opening for the bookmobile is Wednesday, July 16 starting at 9am in the library’s parking lot. The public is invited to mark the occasion with city dignitaries and staff from the Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library and its Literacy Partner Capitol Federal®. The celebration begins with the Greater Topeka Chamber of Commerce […]
The Urban Libraries Council has honored the library for its efforts in civic and community engagement. Library staff often serve as community facilitators.
A 12-city national tour features Native art, skateboard deck designed by contemporary artists and gravity-defying photos. Opening Reception this Saturday with DJ Fraktul, 11am-2pm.
The Alice C. Sabatini Gallery will soon look like Topeka’s fourth skate park complete with its own version of a half-pipe. It’s all in honor of Ramp It Up: Skateboard Culture in Native America, a Smithsonian exhibit, which takes us outside the local skate scene and deep into Native American culture. This is the gallery’s […]