Pick up a copy of The End of Your Life Book Club by Will Schwalbe for the Tuesday January 27, 2015 7-8:30PM Bean There, Read That book discussion at The Classic Bean (21st and Fairlawn) for folks in their 20s and 30s! During her treatment for cancer, Mary Anne Schwalbe and her son Will spent many hours sitting in waiting rooms together. […]
The decorations are up, the holiday music is playing, but it’s not really “the holidays” until you can smell those delicious buttery cookies baking! Find your goodies in the library’s Cooking Neighborhood.
It’s time for another mix tape! This mix tape is for the book Landline by Rainbow Rowell. Keeping with the theme of a mix tap, you only make a mix tape for a book you love. Side A Airplane – Local Natives Everybody Hurts – REM Be OK – Ingrid Michaelson Why Does My […]
You may not be a collector–but do you have holiday ornaments and family mementos that you enjoy every year? Then-guess what-you do have a collection that is worth preserving and displaying well. Here are some tips: PRESERVING & ORGANIZING Tips for preserving hand-crafted ornaments: Store in sealable plastic bags and containers NEVER cardboard, Use confetti/shredded […]
Join the Topeka Woodwind Quintet in one of the first celebrations of the holiday season, Sun. Nov. 30, 2014 at 3 p.m. in Marvin Auditorium. Selections will range from traditional Classical pieces to popular standards. You’ll hear a windy rendition of old favorites such as the Wassail Song, Angels we have heard on High, […]
The holiday season is a perfect time to experiment with making recycled and upcycled gifts and decorations. When you give a gift made from recycled materials, you are not only giving a thoughtful handmade gift – you are also giving a gift with a teensy-weensy carbon footprint! And who doesn’t love that?