Events

Bean There, Read That

Tuesday, April 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 Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen. Contact beanthere@tscpl.org for more information.

PostPublic Article Club

Monday, May 1, 2017 | 6-7:30 p.m. Books

“Bite-sized discourse in the Capital City.” This is a public group to discuss interesting articles. Each month a “curator” is chosen to select 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.

PostPublic Article Club

Monday, May 1, 2017 | 6-7:30 p.m. | Blackbird 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” is chosen to select 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.

What Does the Fox Read?

Thursday, May 4, 2017 | 6:30-8 p.m. 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+]

What Does the Fox Read?

Thursday, May 4, 2017 | 6:30-8 p.m. | The 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+]

Free Comic Book Day

Saturday, May 6, 2017 | 2-4 p.m. | The Edge - Teen Room Books

Are you DC, Marvel or neither? It won't matter on Free Comic Book Day, because we will have a huge selection of free comic books, including titles for all ages, tastes and genders. The fun continues with comic book-themed crafts. In partnership with Gatekeeper Hobbies. [All Ages]

Classics Made Modern

Monday, May 8, 2017 | 1:30-3 p.m. | Marvin Auditorium 101C Books

Liar, Temptress, Soldier, Spy: Four Women Undercover in the Civil War by Karen Abbott tells the spellbinding true story of four courageous women - a socialite, a farm girl, an abolitionist and a widow - who risked everything to be spies during the Civil War.

TALK Book Discussion: Tracks

Wednesday, May 17, 2017 | 7-8:30 p.m. | Menninger Room 206 Books

TALK discussions immerse readers in story and introduce new perspectives through literature. This month we'll discuss Tracks, by Louise Erdrich, a novel about Native American tribes set in North Dakota in the early 1900s. Sponsored by the Kansas Humanities Council. mericsson@tscpl.org for info.

African American Writers Book Discussion Group: Undivided

Thursday, May 18, 2017 | 7-8:30 p.m. | Hughes Room 205 Books

Discuss Undivided, an inspiring story on bridging a family divide. A mother and daughter tiptoed with pain around the deepest gulf in their lives – the daughter's choice to leave the church, convert to Islam and become a practicing Muslim. Find more info on the website at aawbdg.org or email v.omni2cox.net

Bean There, Read That

Tuesday, May 23, 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 The Martian by Andy Weir. Contact beanthere@tscpl.org for more information.