Watch the NCAA Tournament at Your Library

The most exciting time of the college basketball year, March Madness, starts this Thursday March 19.  Kansas University earned a #2 seed this year and will play on Friday 3/20 at 11:15 AM.  Wichita State is a #7 seed and will also play on Friday 3/20 at 1:45 PM. If you are looking for a […]

Wilt Chamberlain and Forrest Allen in Jayhawkers

Kevin Wilmott’s Jayhawkers

Jayhawkers, shot in northeast Kansas, follows the 1956-57 University of Kansas basketball team and two legendary figures in sports: Forrest Allen (known as “Phog” only to his friends) and Wilton “Wilt” Chamberlain.

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Jackie Robinson a man of True Grit

Sports figures who had grit

I hope that you are finding time to enjoy the big event of the winter here at the Library.  This month marks the “Big Read” and people all over town are being invited to read and discuss the same book.  This years book as you no doubt know is the classic western novel  True Grit, […]