What’s in your DNA

Gain insight into DNA testing that is helping people connect to their ethnicity and find lost family members.

Discover your Swedish roots

If you have Swedish roots, you may not need to dig very deep to find details about your ancestors. 

Planning family reunions

Connect with your current family and your family’s history at a family reunion.

Find out about Topekan John H. Fazel

Peek into Topeka history as we learn about John H. Fazel, who brought scouting to Topeka and became a respected figure in the Oakland community.

red path

The path

Those who remember the ’66 tornado have lived 50 years with a sense of the before and the after. Their memories are invaluable. The library holds the city’s history safely in our collections.