National Novel Writing Month challenges participants to write 50,000 words in 30 days and create the first draft of a novel in a frantic but fun writing rush. Find out about the library’s programs in support of NaNoWriMo and download free handouts and resources.
Take part in the Local Writers Workshop on Aug 18 and check out our resources on the craft and business of writing.
Learn about Mirriam-Goldberg’s novel about self-discovery, music and food, and upcoming events.
Look beyond the teen category when you look at library materials and events.
Learn more about the Topeka native and nationally renowned opera and Broadway singer who performed July 8, 2018 at the library.
Learn the science behind how different musical instruments make sound.
Attend a story slam to hear interesting, surprising and entertaining tales of individual experiences.
Watch Jaws on the Kansas State Capitol lawn Fri, June 1 at 8:45pm.
Discover Poet Laureate of Kansas Kevin Rabas’ thoughts on how poetry can help us appreciate our world.
Spoken word poetry and poetry slams are breathing new life into the poetry scene, and reaching a new audience.
Discover library learning circles that give you an opportunity to take a free online class with a group.
See how the teams placed in our 2Book Topeka crime scene competition.