Medicare Mondays

Monday, May 1, 2017 | 1-3 p.m. | Marvin Auditorium 101C Adults

Senior Health Insurance Counseling for Kansas helps you navigate the complex web of Medicare.

Word I: Introduction to Word Processing

Monday, May 1, 2017 | 1-2:30 p.m. | Computer Training Center Computer

Get started with the basics of Microsoft Word. Learn to use fonts, spell check and some basic editing techniques to help you navigate, create and edit documents. Register at

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 selects an article for next month’s discussion. Additional articles can be discussed in an unregulated bonanza at the end of the event. Email for more info.

Preschool Storytime

Tuesday, May 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]

League of Women Voters Tuesday Topics: Mayor Larry Wolgast

Tuesday, May 2, 2017 | 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. | Marvin Auditorium 101BC Adults

Mayor Larry Wolgast, City of Topeka will present Topeka: Yesterday, Today & Tomorrow. The meeting is free and the public is invited to attend. Millennium Cafe-catered luncheon at 11:30 a.m. for $9.25; program from 12-1 p.m.


Tuesday, May 2, 2017 | 1-2:30 p.m. | Computer Training Center Computer

Beginners create a dynamic presentation from start to finish. Learn to insert slides, add text, graphics, transitions and animations. Register at

Computer & Gadget Help

Tuesday, May 2, 2017 | 3-4:30 p.m. | Computer Training Center Computer

A dedicated time to focus on your technology questions. Bring your laptop, tablet or other device. Practice new computer skills or learn to use the library catalog while trainers are available. Describe the help you need when you register at

tWiin Xgaming Station

Tuesday, May 2, 2017 | 4-5 p.m. | Tweens Area Kids

Come hang out and play awesome games on the Wii, Xbox or PlayStation. Impress your friends with your stellar hand-eye coordination. Beat your enemies using your limitless courage. Now's the time to show your stuff! (Games will be rated E for everyone). [8-12 years]

​Makers' Article Club - 712i

Tuesday, May 2, 2017 | 5:30-7 p.m. | 712 Innovations, 712 Kansas Ave. Adults

Like a book club, but with less commitment and more hardware. Discuss articles related to Maker Culture the first Tuesday of every month at 712 Innovations, Topeka's Co-Workspace/Makerspace/Incubator. For articles and more information email Meg at

International Film Series: Gatekeepers

Tuesday, May 2, 2017 | 6:30-8:45 p.m. | Marvin Auditorium 101C Movies

A documentary featuring interviews with all surviving former heads of Shin Bet, the Israeli security agency whose activities and membership are closely held state secrets. © Sony Picture Classics | Israel | 2012 | PG-13 | 101 minutes