Events

Bean There, Read That

Tuesday, June 27, 2017 | 7-8:30 p.m. | Classic Bean, Fairlawn Plaza Books

Talk lit with this book group for readers in their 20s and 30s. This month we'll discuss Faithful Place, by Tana French. Contact beanthere@tscpl.org for more information.

PostPublic Article Club

Monday, July 3, 2017 | 6-7:30 p.m. | Blackbird Espresso Bar & Bistro, 4025 SW 10th Ave Books

Bite-sized discourse in the Capital City. This is a public group to discuss interesting articles. Each month a curator selects an article for next month’s discussion. Additional articles can be discussed in an unregulated bonanza at the end of the event. Email postpublic@tscpl.org for more info.

2Book Topeka: The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

Thursday, July 6, 2017 | 2-4 p.m. | Marvin Auditorium 101A Books

Join us for the second of three 2Book Topeka discussions. This time we will share our insights of the book The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks. On July 23 we will discuss both books.

What Does the Fox Read?

Thursday, July 6, 2017 | 6:30-8 p.m. | Celtic Fox, 118 SW 8th Ave Books

What Does the Fox Read? is a public book club providing a unique atmosphere for a lively discussion. Explore interesting literature, authors, fun people, good food and book-themed drink specials. Email foxread@tscpl.org for upcoming titles. [21+]

Classics Made Modern

Monday, July 10, 2017 | 1:30-3 p.m. | Marvin Auditorium 101C Books

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot is notable for its science writing and dealing with ethical issues of race and class in medical science as tells the story of the immortal cell line, known as HeLa, that came from Lacks's cervical cancer cells in 1951 without her knowledge.

TALK Book Discussion: A Little Princess

Wednesday, July 19, 2017 | 7-8:30 p.m. | Hughes Room 205 Books

TALK discussions immerse readers in story and introduce new perspectives through literature. This month we'll discuss A Little Princess by Frances Hodgson Burnett. Sponsored by the Kansas Humanities Council. Email mericsson@tscpl.org for info.

2Book Topeka: The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks and The House of the Scorpion

Sunday, July 23, 2017 | 2-4 p.m. | Marvin Auditorium 101B Books

Join us for the third of three 2Book Topeka discussions. This time we will share our insights of The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks and The House of the Scorpion.

Bean There, Read That

Tuesday, July 25, 2017 | 7-8:30 p.m. | Classic Bean, Fairlawn Plaza Books

Talk lit with this book group for readers in their 20s and 30s. This month we'll discuss After You, by Jojo Moyes. Contact beanthere@tscpl.org for more information.

What Does the Fox Read?

Thursday, August 3, 2017 | 6:30-8 p.m. | Celtic Fox, 118 SW 8th Ave Books

What Does the Fox Read? is a public book club providing a unique atmosphere for a lively discussion. Explore interesting literature, authors, fun people, good food and book-themed drink specials. Email foxread@tscpl.org for upcoming titles. [21+]

PostPublic Article Club

Monday, August 7, 2017 | 6:30-8 p.m. | Blackbird Espresso Bar & Bistro, 4025 SW 10th Ave Books

Bite-sized discourse in the Capital City. This is a public group to discuss interesting articles. Each month a curator selects an article for next month’s discussion. Additional articles can be discussed in an unregulated bonanza at the end of the event. Email postpublic@tscpl.org for more info.