Remember our Fallen Heroes. They are the Reason We Are Free

Over the next few days there will be several opportunities at TSCPL as well as in our community to remember, honor, and commemorate some important historical anniversaries. The first event to call to your attention is the Memorial Day Weekend ceremony to honor our communities World War soldiers on May 24 at 7 p.m. at […]

umbrella cover collage

Stormy Weather? We’ve got you covered.

When it’s rainy outside it’s a good time to read inside.  These books and DVD’s all have umbrellas on the covers–all the better for reading on a stormy day. Share On Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterest


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 […]


HeritageQuest Online Gets a New Look!

On March 4th, 2015, one of genealogy’s favorite databases, HeritageQuest Online (HQO), got a new look! It is the most popular source of the U.S. Federal Census records available for free through the Library. Patrons have been able to access it from home with their library card. Now, it has a new interface run by It looks a lot […]

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Thinking Outside the House

March is a time of year when the weather is even more of a wild card than usual, but it’s a perfect time to start planning my summer gardens, and naturally, the library is my go-to place for ideas and information.