If you would like to schedule a speaker from the library for your group, please complete the form below.

Please make requests at least 6 weeks before your meeting. We do not participate in events outside Shawnee County.

If you’re a teacher looking for a program for a classroom, please do not complete this form, visit the Kansas Connections page.

Current Topics Offered:

Best Kept Secrets

What treasures can you find in the oldest public art collection in Topeka? Alice C. Sabatini Gallery staff will give a behind-the-scenes presentation on the library’s permanent art collection.

Different Ways to Read

This talk will introduce the audience a variety of book formats and genres such as audiobooks, ebooks and graphic novels.

Emerging Technology Trends

This presentation provides a brief explanation of current and emerging technology trends and how those trends affect our lives and community.

How to Start a Book Club

Miranda discusses how to start a book club and the supplies and book kits available from the library.

Library Ebooks and Movies

This presentation provides an in-depth guide on how to use library digital ebook services – Libby, Overdrive and Hoopla to read, listen and watch your favorite digital content.

Online Learning with the Library

This presentation provides an in-depth guide on how to use library digital Learning resources- Linkedin Learning, Digital Learn, and Learning Express Library to take online classes at a time and pace that fits your learing goals.

Spring, Summer, Fall & Winter Reading Radar

This presentation provides an overview of seasonal releases coming out.

Using the Digital Library

This presentation highlights many of the library’s digital offerings including ebooks, digital audiobooks, streaming movies, online events, new online services and Ask-a-Librarian.

What’s Happening at the Library

There’s always something happening at the library.

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