Pick a spot, any spot . . .or not

Choosing a venue for your wedding may require a fair amount of time and effort. But without a place to hold your special event, everything else must wait.

Wedding Ceremonies and the Vows That Bind Them

Whether you are planning a traditional wedding in a place of worship, or a contemporary celebration in your neighbor’s pasture or on a distant beach, your ceremony is going to reflect the personalities of you and your significant other. The average couple may write their own vows, but they will likely leave the rest to […]

Take your proposal from memorable to unforgettable with a proposal planner!

It takes a whole industry to prepare for a wedding: florists, bakers, photographers, decorators, musicians, planners. The list goes on and on.  Getting to the point of being ready for a wedding means there has first been a proposal.  Hmmm . . . who helps you plan that? Believe it or not, there are now […]

One day wedding workshop Aug. 29

Wedding Workshop: Food, Flowers & Photos

Brides can spend months, maybe even years, planing the wedding of their dreams. If you don’t have that kind of time, come to the library for our helpful 1-day wedding workshop.

It's Time to Party!

Once you’ve said your “I dos” and are ready to celebrate, what kind of reception entertainment will you want to have?

Picture Yourself Married

Besides the wedding reception, photography may well be the most expensive line item in a wedding budget. An average price tag of $4,000 for wedding photos plus video is common.  DIY wedding photos and video would be much more affordable, but remember you only get once chance to capture the cherished images of this day.  Are […]

Your Wedding Neighborhood Has Moved!

The wedding aisle just got a little longer .  .  .  but it’s still there!  We have recently moved the Wedding Neighborhood in the West Wing of the library further west down the same wall.  This allows for more space to showcase all of our wonderful wedding materials.  And new materials – including even more […]

94.5 Country Bridal Fair — January 26th and 27th

FREE TICKETS — Calling all Brides, Grooms, Mothers of the Bride, Bridesmaids and all other interested bridal party members . . . it’s time for the 94.5 Country Bridal Fair at the Topeka Ramada at 6th & Madison in downtown Topeka! (Interested in receiving FREE admission to the Bridal Fair? Read on!)

Planning Your Wedding Without Losing Your Wallet!

With the average wedding costing more than $25,000, many brides-to-be are disappointed to think their ideas of a perfect wedding are financially out of reach. But they don’t have to be!