Getting you acquainted with our sports collection here at the library, we highlight some of the outstanding resources and materials we have at the library for the many different types of sports fans that are out there. This blog will also discuss local, state wide, and national sports events, as well as any programs or speakers we have coming up at the library which would appeal to sports fans.

Shawnee County Sports Hall of Fame

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The Reel World: Step outside your arena

Nessa recommends intriguing documentaries about unique sports that might not on be on your radar.

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Cargo bikes reduce driving & increase happiness

Learn about Topekans using cargo bikes to carry groceries, kids, tools and a playhouse.

Share Super Bowl Excitement

Find out how the library can help you enjoy the Super Bowl.

Sports on the Moon

Imagine how the moon’s gravity would affect the way sports are are played.

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Women’s World Cup

Gear up for the 2019 World’s Cup and find recommended soccer reads.