2Book Topeka Exhibit

Sunday, October 1, 2017 | Alice C. Sabatini Gallery Art

See what debuted at the 1893 World's Fair that is still popular today and what the time period looked like in Chicago, New York and Kansas. Join us for a look into the world of The Devil in the White City and The Alienist during 2Book Topeka. This exhibit will be on display from Oct 1 - Nov 12 in the front gallery.

Reading with Prairieland Dogs

Sunday, October 1, 2017 | 2-3 p.m. | The Story Zone Kids

Grab your favorite book and read to these special dogs. Dogs are man’s best friend and they're a child’s best listener. [All ages]

Monday Farmers Market at Your Library

Monday, October 2, 2017 | 7-11:30 a.m. | Parking Lot Adults

Shop high-quality, locally grown produce, farm fresh eggs and fresh-cut flowers. Make a free fun kid's craft at the library booth.

Medicare Mondays

Monday, October 2, 2017 | 1-3 p.m. | Marvin Auditorium 101A Adults

Senior Health Insurance Counseling for Kansas helps you navigate the complex web of Medicare.

Taming Your Mouse

Monday, October 2, 2017 | 1-2:30 p.m. | Computer Training Center Computer

Learn the proper way to hold and move the mouse. Learn about check boxes, radio buttons and scroll bars. If you can't make one of these sessions, register for a Computer & Gadget Help session to get started. Register at

Books into Movies: The Princess Bride

Monday, October 2, 2017 | 3:30-5:15 p.m. | The Edge - Teen Room Teens

Watch this fairly odd fairy tale for the ages. R.O.U.S., fire swamps, shrieking eels, a giant, a six-fingered man and some guy called Dread Pirate Roberts. You won't be disappointed with this classic. Come watch and get a free book, as you wish. 12-18 years

Building Caregiver Confidence

Monday, October 2, 2017 | 5:30-7 p.m. | Marvin Auditorium 101C Adults

An Alzheimer's Association presenter will share an overview of Alzheimer's and related dementia diseases including diagnosis, stages of the disease, communication tips and local resources for support.

PostPublic Article Club

Monday, October 2, 2017 | 6-7:30 p.m. | Blackbird Espresso Bar & Bistro, 4025 SW 10th Ave Adults

Bite-sized discourse in the Capital City. Take part in this public group and discuss interesting articles. Each month a curator selects an article for the next month’s discussion. Additional articles can be discussed in an unregulated bonanza at the end of the event. Email for more info.

Preschool Storytime

Tuesday, October 3, 2017 | 10-10:30 a.m. | The Story Zone Kids

Enjoy stories, songs and fingerplays that encourage a love of reading and help develop early learning skills. [3-5 years]

League of Women Voters Tuesday Topics: Voting in Kansas

Tuesday, October 3, 2017 | 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. | Marvin Auditorium 101BC Adults

Statistician & Wichita State University professor Beth Clarkson will talk about voting in Kansas. The meeting is free and the public is invited to attend. A catered luncheon will be available at 11:30 a.m. for $9.25; the program will be from 12-1 p.m.