Events

Be Wise About Your Eyes

Monday, October 22, 2018 | 1-2 p.m. | Marvin Auditorium 101C Adults

Get advice and tips on adjusting to eyesight changes from a person with experience. Nancy Johnson was born with optic nerve hypoplasia – under-developed optic nerve. She will also share her experience using Braille, text-to-speech technology and electronic visual aids. Nancy is a local advocate for individuals with visual impairments.

Picture This Photography Club

Monday, October 22, 2018 | 5:30-6:30 p.m. Adults

Whether you use your phone, a point-and-shoot or an expensive camera, join us at a different location each month to take pictures. Email picture@tscpl.org or follow Picture This Photography Club on Facebook for the location.

Teen Writers Group

Monday, October 22, 2018 | 7-8 p.m. | The Edge - Teen Room Teens

Find inspiration to create. Join others who share your literary passion as we express ourselves and explore the world through our works of poetry and prose. [12-18 years]

Writing Marathon: Down to the Bones of Journaling

Tuesday, October 23, 2018 | 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. | Lingo Story Room Adults

Based on Natalie Goldberg's marathon plan in Writing Down the Bones, participants write for a period of time then take turns reading what they have written. No comments are made by the writer or others during reading or writing times, though comments can be written and read during the following round. Register at tscpl.org/register.

Preschool Storytime

Tuesday, October 23, 2018 | 10-10:30 a.m. | The Story Zone Kids

Enjoy stories, songs and fingerplays that encourage a love of reading and help develop early learning skills. [3-5 years]

Computer & Gadget Help

Tuesday, October 23, 2018 | 3-4:30 p.m. | Anton Room 202 Computer

Let's focus on your technology questions. Bring your laptop, tablet or other device. Practice new computer skills or learn to use the library catalog while trainers are available.

Book Bites

Tuesday, October 23, 2018 | 7-8:30 p.m. | Pizagels's Pizza and Bakery | 2830 SW Fairlawn Rd Books

Talk lit with this book group for readers in their 20s and 30s! This month we'll discuss Ghost Bride by Yangsze Cho. Questions - bookbites@tscpl.org

Toddler Time 1

Wednesday, October 24, 2018 | 9:30-10 a.m. or 10:30-11 a.m. or 6:30-7 p.m. | Lingo Story Room Kids

Bubbles and books, wiggles and songs! Early literacy fun for one-year olds to enjoy with their adults. 12 - 24 month olds

Preschool Storytime

Wednesday, October 24, 2018 | 10-10:30 a.m. | The Story Zone Kids

Enjoy stories, songs and fingerplays that encourage a love of reading and help develop early learning skills. [3-5 years]

Excel: Lists

Wednesday, October 24, 2018 | 1-2:30 p.m. | Topeka Room Computer

Familiarity with basic Excel is required for this class. Learn to create field names, sort lists and link worksheets. You'll learn lists that can also be used in our Word: Mail Merge class.