Dec-Jan Library News is here!


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By now you should have received the latest issue of Library News in the mail if you’re a current and active cardholder. Congrats! You now hold the keys to the kingdom, the kingdom being all the library has to offer you in the winter months to come.

What’s in this issue:

  • The info you’ll need to attend the city’s largest gathering of royalty.

four princess friends

These princesses are heading out to the Frozen Party Jan. 5 because they were smart and read all about it in Library News!

  • Helpful neighborly advice from the library’s cooking neighborhood on how to make the most out of that old kitchen standby, the crockpot.

crokpot BNW

  • An exclusive preview of the library’s newest addition, the Make-It-Lab, a tech-packed site where customers can make, create, design, compose, record and manipulate (coming soon).


There’s a lot more to be found in our pages about new library collections, services and events. Plus, your reliable guide to all the library events happening in December – January 2014-15. Read the issue below or download a PDF. Happy reading!

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.