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cartoon animals with books April 18, 2024 · Debbie Reiff Great Read Alouds: Earth-friendly picture books Explore beautiful picture books that introduce Earth and all its wonders, planting seeds of appreciation for our planet. thinking April 18, 2024 · Katie Simmons What YA' Reading: Poetry & novels in verse April is poetry month, which is a great time to look at some books that use poetry to pull at our heart strings, make us think and give us a beat to keep reading. black & white photo of elaboarate mansion April 18, 2024 · Katie Keckeisen Anatomy of a Folly: The history of Topeka's peculiar mansion An eccentric millionaire. The birth of a religious movement. A speakeasy. A mysterious fire. All this can be found in the history of one of Topeka's most awe-inspiring houses. magical garden April 11, 2024 · Rachael Schmidtlein Kid Tested, Librarian Recommended: Magical Gardens Check out fantastic books that focus on kids in the garden. startegic plan elements April 9, 2024 · Marie Pyko Explore our new strategic plan Our library is prepared for an exciting future with a new strategy based on a planning process that includes your voice. the Bookmark Purple April 8, 2024 · Elizabeth Tschetter The Bookmark S5E29: Strange & curious lives of authors Dive into the interesting lives of some well-known & one lesser-known author. Some of their lives are stranger than their fiction. new books April 5, 2024 · Ginger Park Fiction Five: Hilarious new reads From pop culture satire to madcap adventures, find laughter, wit and fun in April's new books. Wavewalker April 3, 2024 · Julie Nelson Lost in the Stacks: Wavewalker Enjoy this vividly told memoir of an extraordinary childhood spent sailing the oceans . The Bookmark - Yellow April 1, 2024 · Elizabeth Tschetter The Bookmark S5E28: Reading Radar with Michelle old woman listening to headphones March 29, 2024 · Jayna McFarland Talking Books helps people with visual or physical impairment Talking Books Kansas ensures everyone in the state can access reading materials regardless of visual or physical impairment or reading disability. Farnsworth March 28, 2024 · Hayley Swisher Author Profile: Elizabeth Farnsworth Discover more about journalist, author and Topeka native Elizabeth Farnsworth. She'll launch her first novella at the library April 21. boy reading March 27, 2024 · Linda Gerwick Kid Tested, Librarian Recommended: The heart & soul of history Historical fiction asks you to stand beside the characters and "feel" the courage, heartache and adventure right down into your heart and soul. while you wait March 27, 2024 · Ginger Park While you wait for First Lie Wins If you like a read that will keep you guessing, check out these reads about hidden pasts and secret lives while you wait for First Lie Wins. the Bookmark Pink March 25, 2024 · Elizabeth Tschetter The Bookmark S5E27: Guest Host Michelle Morris dandelion March 22, 2024 · Kyler Carptenter Great Read Alouds: Spring has sprung Discover all things spring with some wonderful picture books. Delightful illustrations, engaging stories and facts about spring all await your curiosity daring painting March 21, 2024 · Rachael Schmidtlein What YA' Reading: Discovering HERstory Rachael recommends stories about women from the past and present who embraced their talents and achieved strength and greatness when the world told them "no." March 24 March 21, 2024 · Nessa Johnson Reel World: Batter Up Scoop up some our many baseball related DVDs. Nessa highlights some of her favorites to get you started. linovut featured March 18, 2024 · Laura Anderson Art Reproductions: Lino block printing Let's reproduce art from the library collection. If you enjoyed creating art using potato prints or are interested in designing your own stamps it's time to try creating a linoleum (lino) block print. The Bookmark Green March 18, 2024 · Elizabeth Tschetter The Bookmark S5E26: Guest Host Ginger Park We get to know our hosts better, as readers with preferences. racial justice March 13, 2024 · Lissa Staley Racial Justice Challenge The YWCA of Northeast Kansas offers a month-long learning opportunity with daily suggestions for articles, podcasts and videos. YAM art March 12, 2024 · Sherry Best Celebrate Youth Art Month View the work of K-12 student artists from all over Kansas at the library and vote for your favorite. the bookmark blue March 12, 2024 · Elizabeth Tschetter The Bookmark S5E25: Miranda's Farewell (Part 2) We bid farewell to our host and Readers' Librarian, Miranda, and wish her well with this list of books to read. boy thinking March 8, 2024 · Sherry Hess Tips to get your child school ready Find tips and resources for school readiness. Area preschools are enrolling now for the fall and kindergarten round-up is just around the corner. Kool-Aid scarves March 8, 2024 · Brea Black Artsy Crafty Library: Dyeing fabric with Kool-Aid Dye fabric with just Kool-Aid and a few common kitchen supplies using the same basic principles as more formal acid dyeing.
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