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Speakers Bureau

Speakers Bureau

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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