Events

Toddler Time 1

Wednesday, March 1, 2017 | 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 together with their adults. [12 - 24 months]

Preschool Storytime

Wednesday, March 1, 2017 | 10-10:30 a.m. | The Story Zone Kids

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

Bead-Stringing Boot Camp

Wednesday, March 1, 2017 | 1-2:30 p.m. | Crestview Community Center – 4801 SW Shunga Dr. Adults

Learn the basics of making jewelry by stringing beads. Design your own unique bracelet or pair of earrings using a few simple tools. Materials provided. To register, call the Crestview Community Center, 785-251-2960. adults

How to Start a Business

Wednesday, March 1, 2017 | 5:30-7 p.m. | Marvin Auditorium 101C Adults

Learn what it takes to start and run your own business. This event covers important topics such as business legal structure, writing a business plan, knowing your competition and what to expect from being your own boss. Presented by Washburn Small Business Development Center.

Talk About Literature in Kansas--The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao

Wednesday, March 1, 2017 | 7-8:30 p.m. | Hughes Room 205 Books

In The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao, Dominican-American geek Wao returns to his mother’s homeland, and his roommate narrates the adventure with a mix of street talk and dormroom philosophizing--complete with footnotes. Facilitated by Dennis Etzel Jr. Sponsored by Kansas Humanities Council. Email mericsson@tscpl.org for info.

Baby Bookworms

Thursday, March 2, 2017 | 9:30-10 a.m. or 10:30-11 a.m. or 5:30-6 p.m. | Lingo Story Room 121 Kids

Introduce your baby to the wonderful world of books through interactive songs, stories, bounces and more! [Birth-18 months]

Computerized Genealogy

Thursday, March 2, 2017 | 10-11:30 a.m. | Shawnee North Community Center – 300 NE 43rd St. Adults

Get started in genealogy and learn how to use the print and online resources your library offers. Receive a pedigree chart and other helpful forms for keeping records as you research your family tree. Registration required. To register, call Shawnee North Community Center at 785-286-0676.

Preschool Storytime

Thursday, March 2, 2017 | 10-10:30 a.m. | The Story Zone Kids

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

Google Docs

Thursday, March 2, 2017 | 1-2:30 p.m. | Computer Training Center Computer

Get started with Google Docs. We will learn how to access Google Docs, use basic editing features and save to Google Drive. Register online at http://tscpl.org/register.

Zoo Animals Live

Thursday, March 2, 2017 | 4-4:45 p.m. | Marvin Auditorium 101B Kids

Meet some of the Topeka Zoo animal residents up close as Rachael Rost, education specialist, helps you separate animal fact from fiction. [All ages]