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Local Events: Food and Culture Festivals September 24th

Two festivals will provide Topekans with an abundance of food, music, entertainment, and other kinds of family friendly fun this weekend. Your family can experience another culture without having to travel at the India Fest, then take a short trip across town to satisfy their sweet tooth’s at the Chocolate Festival.  After all of this excitement, […]

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HUSH Podcast #93 – Remarkable Creatures

Tom Averill thinks everyone should read Remarkable Creatures. Listen in to see if hosts Miranda Ericsson and Lissa Staley agree!

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The Magical Flute

There will be some very magical flute playing going on live at the library on October 2nd at 3:00 PM. Music for a Sunday Afternoon will present Hannah Porter Occeña in Marvin Auditorium. Hannah’s brilliantly beautiful playing will make you happy.

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Local Events: TOPCON Geek Expo SEPTEMBER 16-18

Topeka’s original Comic-Con festival TopCon returns this weekend – find out more!

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Roald Dahl’s 100th

It’s splendiferous! Wondiferous! Truly scrumdiddlyumptious. The human bean called Roald Dahl celebrates 100 birthdays September 13, 2016.

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New in September: Mystery!

When the chilly weather rolls in, it’s time for a thrilling mystery.

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Local Events: Hot Air Balloon Rally

The Balloons are returning! The Huff ‘n Puff Hot Air Balloon rally is this weekend. Seeing hot air balloons in person may get you and your little ones curious about these beautiful flying vessels, and the library can help!

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Product dog

Man’s best friend is produced, packaged, distributed, marketed and sold just like any other commodity.

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HUSH Podcast #92 – Better Off: Flipping the Switch on Technology

Michelle Stottlemire thinks everyone should read Better Off: Flipping the Switch on Technology by Eric Brende. Listen in on the discussion to see if the hosts agree.

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Local Events: Pow-Wow Labor Day Weekend

The Shawnee County Allied Tribes Pow Wow is happening September 2-4 at Lake Shawnee. Find out more!

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Really? Movies-turned-TV

I’ve noticed a definite trend this year: TV shows ripped straight from the movie theater!

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Resources for Writers

We have a fantastic collection of resources on writing and here’s your chance to learn from experts Sat. Aug. 20.

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