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 […]
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 Ancestry.com. It looks a lot […]
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.
On February 23 join Dave Murray from the Combat Air Museum and TSCPL staff members Dave Coleman and Terry Miller as they discuss three excellent books at 7:00 p.m.in Marvin Auditorium 101A. 2015 marks the centenary for the second year of the “Great War” and many people want to learn more about this forgotten war. The panel will be discussing three […]
Pick up a copy of True Grit by Charles Portis for the Tuesday February 24, 2015 7-8:30PM Bean There, Read That book discussion at The Classic Bean (21st and Fairlawn) for folks in their 20s and 30s! Charles Portis has long been acclaimed as one of America’s foremost comic writers. True Grit is his most famous novel–first published in 1968, and the […]
The Big XII basketball season started at the beginning of January and it is shaping up to be one of the most competitive in recent memory. Of the ten teams in the conference six of the teams are currently ranked (as of January 20, 2015) and could potentially win the conference title. That should make […]