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Topeka Sports Hall of Fame honoree Dale Cushinberry takes a timeout for a good book. The Hall of Fame is located in the library’s Sports Neighborhood.

We’re used to answering questions. In 2016, we answered 197,441 reference questions. In the February-March 2017 issue of Library News, we’ve tried to answer some of your questions ahead of time.

How do I cleanse my news feed after a year of contentious politics? In this issue, we show you how to spot fake or misleading news.

How can I reach peak madness this March? We’ll put ideas in your head about how you can truly immerse yourself in hoops fever.

I need to get out more. What’s going on in Top City? We offer you a veritable spring bouquet of library events that take place both inside the library and out in the community.

Read Library News at home or in digital format below. It arrives in mailboxes throughout Shawnee County January 10.

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Leah Sewell

Leah is the Communications Editor for the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library, which basically means she’s an observer, collector and creator of library stories. She’s a veteran publisher and magazine editor who has brought her passion for all things literary and writerly to library communications. Leah has an MFA in writing from the University of Nebraska, is a published poet and author, a graphic designer, and has a very healthy obsession with books, podcasts, art and from-scratch cooking. She lives in Topeka with her two wily kids and a similarly unruly to-read pile.