At 7 p.m. film historian Denise Morrison will provide historical perspective on F.W. Murnau’s masterpiece Nosferatu (1922). Then the musical talents of Marvin Faulwell and Bob Keckeisen will bring the film to life. Program funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities. all ages
Celebrate Swedish heritage through music, performance, and displays of genealogy and history. Get inspired by exploring this rich culture and leave with tools to help you connect with your own family roots.
Roy Wenzl is a freelance writer, photographer and author of Bind, Torture, Kill: The Inside Story of the Serial Killer Next Door. The former Wichita Eagle reporter will discuss the the psychology of serial killers, specifically BTK. Adults.
Help us celebrate the 2Book Topeka community read of The Devil in the White City and The Alienist with a fun competition. Teams of 4 will test their sleuthing skills at the library's crime scenes in a timed competition. Prizes will be awarded to the top finishing teams. all ages
A steam-ulating experience! Investigate art through the lens of science, technology, engineering and/or math as you collaborate and create in this hands-on, problem-solving program. Register at tscpl.org/register. 8-12 years Registration begins Tuesday, August 1.
Te Ata (TAY’ AH-TAH) is currently showing in theaters across the country, but you can see it at your library for free! The film is based on the inspiring, true story of Mary Thompson Fisher, a woman who traversed cultural barriers to become one of the greatest Native American performers of all time. Born in Indian Territory, and raised on the songs and stories of her Chickasaw culture, Te Ata’s journey to find her true calling led her through isolation, discovery, love and a stage career that culminated in performances for a United States president, European royalty and audiences across th...