Events

Physical Fitness for Older Adults

Monday, January 23, 2017 | 12:30-2 p.m. | Marvin Auditorium 101C Adults

Lorraine Mugler, certified personal trainer, leads you through her Neurobics program that uses props and classical music to help older adults of all abilities improve their core strength, cognitive and physical fitness, and avoid fall prevention. Register at http://tscpl.org/register Registration begins Monday, November 7.

Picture This Photography club

Monday, January 23, 2017 | 6:30-8 p.m. | Computer Training Center Adults

Get familiar with simple browser-based and app-based photo editing with staffer Meg Porteous.

Altered Books Techniques

Thursday, January 26, 2017 | 9-10:30 a.m. | Shawnee North Community Center – 300 NE 43rd St. Adults

Altering an unwanted book allows you to express your creativity and recycle at the same time! Hands-on demonstrations and books provided. Registration required. To register, call the Shawnee North Community Center, 785-286-0676. Adults

I Want My 80's Crafts

Thursday, January 26, 2017 | 6-7:30 p.m. | World Cup Espresso Cafe, 21st and Washburn Adults

Experience the 80's (again or for the first time) by creating a nostalgic memento or reviving an old favorite with a new twist. This month we'll be making friendship pins. Refreshments are available for purchase from our community partner.

Captured: The Extraordinary Adventures of Colonel Hughes

Thursday, January 26, 2017 | 7-8:30 p.m. | Marvin Auditorium 101C Adults

Mary Madden from the Kansas Museum of History will present Captured, The Extraordinary Adventures of Colonel Hughes. It’s about a Topekan’s experiences in WWI and WWII, documented through diaries, photographs and artifacts.

Trivia Night @ your library

Friday, January 27, 2017 | 6:30-9 p.m. | Marvin Auditorium Adults

Enter as a team of 5-8 friends, coworkers or family members working together to answer 100 questions from 10 categories. Prizes will be awarded to the top trivia teams! Doors open at 6 p.m. The Millennium Café will be open until 6:30 p.m. Learn more at http://www.tscpl.org/trivia. Registration begins December 1 at http://tscpl.org/register

Create the Community Novel

Saturday, January 28, 2017 | Noon-2 p.m. | Marvin Auditorium 101BC Adults

Learn self publishing from premise to paperback or ebook. Writers will create thematically connected narrative nonfiction, peer critique, revise, copy edit, layout, publish and market the book. Focus on collaboration, planning and project management skills. Register at http://tscpl.org/register.

Trivia Afternoon @ your library

Saturday, January 28, 2017 | 3-5:30 p.m. | Marvin Auditorium 101BC Adults

A repeat of the popular Friday Trivia Night program. Enter as a team of up to 8 people working together to answer 100 questions from 10 categories for fun and prizes. The Millennium Café will be open for snacks and drinks. Learn more at http://www.tscpl.org/trivia. Registration begins December 1 at http://tscpl.org/register Registration begins Thursday, December 1.

Aging at Home

Monday, January 30, 2017 | 12:30-1:30 p.m. | Marvin Auditorium 101C Adults

With more options for how and where we age, and more people looking for alternatives to nursing homes and care centers, Paige Conlin from Jayhawk Pharmacy Services discusses items you may not know you need if you choose to stay at home as you age. Part of the Senior Life series of programs.

Legal Issues for Alzheimer’s

Monday, January 30, 2017 | 5:30-7 p.m. | Marvin Auditorium 101B Adults

The Legal Issues program explores the legal needs of a person with Alzheimer's or other dementia diseases. Durable powers of attorney, guardianship, conservatorship, patient rights and division of assets will be covered. Presented by Emily A. Donaldson, Certified Elder Law Attorney.