Events

Classics Made Modern

Monday, December 11, 2017 | 1:30-3 p.m. | Marvin Auditorium 101C Books

Discuss End of Your Life Book Club by Will Schwalbe. This profoundly moving memoir of caregiving, mourning and love between a mother and son during her treatment for cancer. This book is about the joy of reading and the ways that joy is multiplied when we share it with others.

Graphic Novel Panel [All Ages]

Tuesday, December 12, 2017 | 6:30-7:30 p.m. | Gatekeeper Hobbies, 4123 SW Gage Center Dr #100 Books

Stories can be better when told with the written word and an artist's brush. Read in advance and be part of the panel at Gatekeeper Hobbies. Check Hoopla for Lumberjanes Vol. 1. A group of friends face supernatural foes together at an unusual summer camp for girls. all ages

Crestview Chapter Chat

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 | 1-2 p.m. | Crestview Community Center – 4801 SW Shunga Dr. Books

Join this neighborhood book club if you like to chat about what you're reading. In December read Martian and in January read Whose Names Are Unknown. Use your own book or pick one up at the Crestview Community Center. To register call Crestview at 785-251-2960.

Bean There, Read That

Tuesday, December 19, 2017 | 7-8:30 p.m. | Pizagels's Pizza and Bakery | 2830 SW Fairlawn Rd Topeka, Kansas, KS 66614 Books

Talk lit with this book group for readers in their 20s and 30s. This month we'll discuss Astrid and Veronika by Linda Olsson. Contact beanthere@tscpl.org for more information.

What Does the Fox Read?

Thursday, January 4, 2018 | 6:30-8 p.m. | Celtic Fox, 118 SW 8th Ave Books

Discuss books in a unique atmosphere. 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, January 8, 2018 | 1:30-3 p.m. | Marvin Auditorium 101C Books

Discuss All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr that tells the story of a blind French girl and a German boy whose paths collide in occupied France as both try to survive the devastation of World War II. This book illuminates the ways, against all odds, people try to be good to one another.

Graphic Novel Panel [All Ages]

Tuesday, January 9, 2018 | 6:30-7:30 p.m. | Gatekeeper Hobbies, 4123 SW Gage Center Dr #100 Books

Stories can be better when told with the written word and an artist's brush. Read in advance and be part of the panel at Gatekeeper Hobbies. Check Hoopla for "Monstress Vol. 1". A war brought devastation between the humans and the magical and now a young woman may bring it again… or prevent it. all ages

Crestview Chapter Chat

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 | 1-2 p.m. | Crestview Community Center – 4801 SW Shunga Dr. Books

Join this neighborhood book club if you like to chat about what you're reading. In December read Martian and in January read Whose Names Are Unknown. Use your own book or pick one up at the Crestview Community Center. To register call Crestview at 785-251-2960.

So Many Books

Sunday, January 21, 2018 | 3-4:30 p.m. | Perkins Room 201 Books

Discuss Between Shades of Gray by Ruta Septys. In 1941, fifteen-year-old Lina is pulled from her Lithuanian home by Soviet guards and sent to Siberia, where she fights for her life and vows to keep the story of her family alive.

Bean There, Read That

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 | 7-8:30 p.m. | Pizagels's Pizza and Bakery | 2830 SW Fairlawn Rd Topeka, Kansas, KS 66614 Books

Talk lit with this book group for readers in their 20s and 30s. This month we'll discuss Hidden Figures, by Margot Lee Shetterly. Contact beanthere@tscpl.org for more information.