1st ANNUAL SILVER LAKE HISTORIC AND HOLIDAY HOME TOUR is being sponsored by the newly established Silver Lake Public Library Foundation. The tour will take place on the evening of the Silver Lake Tree Lighting Ceremony in December. For a $5 donation you will get a map of the tour route, a ballot for decorated homes and the information regarding the Silver Lake historic tour. Any Silver Lake Township resident is welcome to register to participate in the decorating contest. Deadline to register for the decorating contest is December 1st. Registrations for the decorating contest may be picked up at the Silver Lake Library. Registration form to view or print here. All proceeds benefit the Silver Lake Public Library Building Fund.
The drawing for Jill Burton’s quilt (Silver Lake Eagle) will take place the evening of the Tree Lighting Ceremony – date to be announced.
Monday, October 13, 6:30-8:00 pm
LaRita Neely will provide information about expert helps for discovering your family’s history. Explore census data, military records and more.
There is nothing like seeing your grandparent or great grandparents on a census and maybe with their children.
Thursday, October 9, 6:30 pm
Cheryl Unruh of Emporia Kansas
Author of Flyover People and Waiting on the Sky
Took Talk Book Signing Refreshments
Both books will be available to purchase
More information about Cheryl and her books can be found on her website www.flyoverpeople.net
Tuesday, September 23, 6:00 – 8:00 pm
A drop-in workshop with the NEKLS Tech Team. Want to learn how to use Kansas Digital Books and other online resources? Watch a demo of Hoopla, a new digital service providing movies, music & audio books you can access with your NExpress library card. Bring your device for reading or listening—Nook, Kindle, iPhone, iPad, Android. Or just get acquainted with the options so you can make a choice.
Benefit for the Silver Lake Public Library’s
Expansion Renovation Project
Thank You! It was a success in July! We are doing it again!
Monday September 15
During the hours 5:00 – 8:00 pm
1050 SW Wanamaker Rd, Topeka
15% of sales during that time period benefit the Library Project
Plan for dinner out – tell your friends & family
Thank you to everyone to who participated in Freddy’s Give Back – Night in July . It was a success so we are doing it again. Dates this fall are September 15 & November 17. Hours are 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm.
15 % of sales benefit the Library’s Expansion & Renovation Project.
Art & Crafts Festival on June 7 was a fun event for vendors & visitors.
We are ready! Hope to see you!
Tuesdays on the east side of the Library
Library open Tuesdays until 8:00 pm
Photos and more info here.