Find out how the library can help you enjoy the Super Bowl.
Imagine how the moon’s gravity would affect the way sports are are played.
Learn about America’s fastest growing sport.
Discover how our 2Book Topeka read The Soul of Baseball is about much more than sports.
Uncover the story behind major league baseball’s Dead Ball era.”
Visit the Shawnee County Sports Hall of Fame plaques and memorabilia at the library.
Review all the spring sports tournaments coming up in May.
Learn the history of baseball’s favorite song.
A new book on Muhammad Ali shines light on his life in and out of the ring.
Explore fall high school sports beyond football. There are many talented local athletes to watch and encourage.
As far back as the 1880s Topeka has hosted minor league baseball teams of varying ability. The team most people around here remember fondly is the Topeka Owls, who competed in Western Association, a Class D league, from 1939 until 1942.
Near Topeka, close to the I -470 and Burlingame exit, there is a sign pointing you towards Washburn University. On the sign, an inscription reads “home of the 1987 NAIA National Basketball Champions”. It doesn’t seem possible, but its been 30 years since Washburn ruled the small college basketball world. The championship game ended with a dramatic 79-77 victory […]