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I Read Kindergarten Library Cards

Celebrate the milestone of kindergarteners learning to read and give them tools and their own library card to continue practicing.

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Kansas Connections

michelle-l-bill-martinBring free, fun, entertaining, and educational hands-on programs on Animals, Science, Arts & Music, and History for kids from Kindergarten to 7th grade.  A specialist will come to your classroom, bringing cool stuff like live animals, explosive experiments, or creepy urban legends.

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Library Tours

Give your students an edge: get them familiarized with the public library. We offer many options for tours, including a storytime or book talk, a visit to the art gallery or Topeka Room, and of course the famous check-in machine.  Call us to schedule a tour for your group (785.580.4565).

The AdventureMobile

Throughout the school year, we send a very special bookmobile to elementary schools throughout Shawnee County.

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Outreach Storytellers

The library’s Outreach Storytellers visit 75 daycare centers and preschools, telling stories to more than 3,700 children ages 3-5 every month. To discuss the possibility of a visit by a Outreach Storyteller to your facility, call Youth Services at 580-4565 or email Youth Services Supervisor LeAnn Brungardt.

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