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Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library

Your Topeka library offers a wide variety of events for all ages, including an art gallery, STEM programs, business and personal finance classes, and more!

Address: 1515 SW 10th Ave, Topeka, KS 66604

Registration Requirements: All girls participating as a Girl Scout in these activities must be registered Girl Scout members. If attending as a troop, all volunteers also need to be registered members and/or have completed and approved background checks. If non-registered individuals (adults or tags) are allowed to participate in this activity supplemental insurance is required. Use the Insurance Purchase Form to purchase insurance at least 3 weeks prior to the event. Completed forms can be emailed to programapprovals@gsksmo.org.

How to Register: Follow directions for the specific events on the flyer linked below or on the library website!

Questions? To find out more or receive a list of events with badge connections email Natalie at nmoreland@tscpl.org

 
UPCOMING EVENTS

See flyer for full list of upcoming events

 

 
YOU SCHEDULE IT! OPPORTUNITIES:
Alice C. Sabatini Art Gallery

To schedule a gallery tour, contact Betsy, Zan, Sherry, or Brea at 785-580-4515 or gallery@tscpl.org.

Over There: Americans Abroad in World War I
November 9, 2018 – January 6, 2019

This traveling exhibitions showcase World War I overseas military photography from the immense photographic holdings of the National Archives. The exhibition includes photographs from the fronts, behind the lines, and the consequences of the war as well as how it was remembered.

The 4 Elements
January 18- March 10, 2019

Water, Earth, Wind and Fire: These familiar symbols have been used by many groups throughout time to understand and explain our environment. Explore the work of Diana Guthrie, Connie Ehrlich, Melissa McCormick and Shanna Wagner as they strive to invoke thought, conversation and action related to environmental topics through their work. Connections to outdoor art badges, or use it to kick off a Journey in the It’s Your Planet—Love It! Series.

 
Book Artist Workshop (Cadettes)

Visit the Sabatini art gallery and complete several steps of the Book Artist badge with artist Betsy Roe. Included in this power point talk are a variety of materials used, book structures – from pop-ups to installations, and contemporary book artists from around the world. There is a hands-on component in which you will learn to make your own one-page book structure.

To schedule a session or for questions, contact Betsy at eroe@tscpl.org.