Celebrated journalist and Topeka High grad Elizabeth Farnsworth recently made her literary debut with her memoir A Train Through Time.
Music I Once Could Dance To is familiar in imagery and ideas, but stunningly original in voice and perspective. Meet the poet! Roy Beckemeyer is a featured reader at this year’s Open Mic & Poetry Reading on April 26, at 7 pm.
When it comes to poetry, your library has you covered! Read on for recommendations and resources, and join us for two poetry events in April.
As part of the celebration of Black History Month, KTWU provided a sneak peek of Africa’s Great Civilizations on Thursday, February 23, at Washburn University.
Memoirist Louise Krug teaches you how to capture your own story at a special hands-on workshop 6:30 p.m. Mon. Feb. 13.
Dr. Harriet learner has reflected on and studied apologies throughout her 45 years as a practicing therapist. In her new book Why Won’t You Apologize?: Healing Big Betrayals and Everyday Hurts, Lerner uses real life examples and practical advice to help us get them right.
Melissa Fite Johnson invites readers into a world both familiar and new with poems of family history, coming of age, and married life. Read on for an original interview with the author.
Marian Rakestraw and Diana Marsh think everyone should read The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman.
Tom Averill thinks everyone should read Remarkable Creatures. Listen in to see if hosts Miranda Ericsson and Lissa Staley agree!
Hear Eric McHenry, poet laureate of Kansas, speak and recite poetry at your library June 16, from 7-8:30 p.m.
Family Tree Magazine is the premiere publication about genealogy and is a must-read for those who are passionate about their family history. You can read it for free, every month, with your library card!
Get ready, family researchers! Your library is offering another way for you to connect with your family roots. American Ancestors Online, by New England Historic and Genealogical Society, is a repository for more than 400 million searchable names covering New England, New York, and beyond. Read on for more info.