FeaturedResume, Networking and Interview Skills

Wednesday, March 21, 2018 | 6:30-8:30 p.m. | Computer Training Center Adults

If you're interested in Interested in improving your job hunting skills, join our weekly study group and work through an online course together. This is a 4 week course, weekly attendance is expected. Basic computer skills are required for this course. Register at

FeaturedQuiet Type Book Club

Wednesday, March 28, 2018 | 5:30-6:30 p.m. | Norseman Brewing Company, 830 N Kansas Ave Books

Quiet Type Book Club invites you to an hour of companionable reading silence. Bring a book (or any reading material) and relax in the company of fellow book lovers while enjoying local food and drink. Members can share what they're reading and their latest recommendations with the group, though this is not required.

FeaturedMaster Gardener Series: Grandpa's Tomatoes

Thursday, April 5, 2018 | 7-8 p.m. | Marvin Auditorium 101C Adults

Learn how to grow the best tomatoes just like grandpa. Presented by Shawnee County Extension's Master Gardeners

FeaturedNOTO Story Slam

Friday, April 6, 2018 | 7-9 p.m. | NOTO Arts Place | 905 N. Kansas | Topeka, KS 66608 Adults

Step out to our first story slam in the NOTO arts district on a First Friday! Ten people will each tell a 5-minute story on the theme of firsts and the audience will award a cash prize to the best story, based on quality and presentation. Sign up begins at 6:30. Hosted by Kay Duganator and Matt Spezia.

FeaturedVoices of the Wilderness with Lisa Grossman

Tuesday, April 17, 2018 | 7-8:30 p.m. | Marvin 101C Adults

Lisa Grossman, painter and printmaker based in Lawrence, shares her recent artist-in-residency adventures in Alaska's remote Tracy Arm-Fords Terror Wilderness, Tongass National Forest.

FeaturedAn Evening with Author Alex Grecian

Friday, April 20, 2018 | 7-8:30 p.m. | Marvin Auditorium 101BC Books

Bestselling author Alex Grecian is launching his new book with us--and it's his first set in his home state of Kansas! Grecian will read from The Saint of Wolves and Butchers and talk about his research and writing. Q&A and book signing to follow.

FeaturedDía: Children’s Day/Book Day

Monday, April 30, 2018 | 6-8 p.m. | Marvin Auditorium, Rotunda Kids

Learn about culture through arts and crafts, music and movement. Then enjoy a lively and diverse selection of local performers, including Ballet Folklorica. Bring the whole family! Free books while supplies last. Funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities. all ages

FeaturedFree Comic Book Day

Saturday, May 5, 2018 | 1-3 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]

FeaturedSounds like Art! 17th annual art exhibition for children

Friday, May 25, 2018 | Alice C. Sabatini Gallery Art

Meet our musical families and make some noise. Image a world where you can experience how sound becomes art. Play, build and create music with us all summer long. This is the 17th annual art exhibition for children. This exhibit is from May 25 - August 19. all ages