Kids can grow up with the library and blossom into readers! Come visit the magical Kids Library to find wonder, stories and friends. Kids can also rely on our awesome kids library staff to hook them up with their next favorite read, or to help with homework. Out in the community, kids can climb aboard the Bookmobiles and Adventuremobile for fun on wheels. Get the kids in your life connected to the library for a brighter future.
Articles for raising your reader!
Sign up for reading challenges throughout the year to earn prizes while you enjoy books. Join us on Beanstack and start logging your reading today!
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More Kids Fun!
More Kids Fun!
What has 10 numbers and will make you laugh? Call-a-Joke from TSCPL! Call 785-580-4663 to hear a librarian tell a silly joke to make you smile. A new joke is available every Monday!
Adventures in Topeka
Come along with us to explore Topeka and Shawnee County!
- Get your free ticket to play at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center. Play at a fun, hands-on children’s attraction with emphasis on science, technology, engineering, art and math.
- Reserve a free ticket to visit the Topeka Zoo & Conservation Center to learn about animals from around the world.
- Pick up a free pass for single day vehicle entry into any of 22 state parks in Kansas.
- Learn & Play Bus Schedule
- Visit a Bookmobile!
Adventures @ TSCPL
Mark your calendar for Zoo Animals Live, Curious Kids after-school programming, daily free snack service, and more. Click here for a schedule!
TSCPL @ School
If your reader attends school at one of five districts in Shawnee County, they are eligible for a library card through TSCPL @ School! Learn More!
Resources for Kids
Visit this page to check out our online resources for kids!