Silver Lake Stories – Episode 3

June Blush tells a story of the Silver Lake School District

Librarian in the Spotlight

Librarian in the Spotlight

Karla Bahret, a Circulation Librarian, has been working for the Silver Lake Library for 25 years.  Karla

Karla likes working at the Library because she likes helping people and learning about computers and the Internet.

Karla is from a family of 12 and has a twin sister named Arla.  Karla’s family nickname is Chuck.  Karla likes to read Christian books – she loves Karen Kingsbury’s books.  She attends the First Baptist Church.

For entertainment Karla listens to KLOVE, watches family movies and NCIS, is on Facebook, plays Farm Heroes Saga and Trivia Crack.

Silver Lake Stories – Episode 2

Robert H Reeder and Ermyl Broyles share their recollections of Silver Lake.

Silver Lake Cemetery

Silver Lake Cemetery

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Photo by David G. Stuart

A free online service for finding information about the Silver Lake Cemetery.  The website has a map of the cemetery, location of all graves, pictures of most gravestones and also the obituary for most.

This website is provided by  The information was recently updated.

Freddy’s Give Back Night

Freddy’s Give Back Night

Jill Burton, SLL Board Treasurer and Barb Bahm, SLL Board Secretary are shown with Jason Nolte, Regional Freddys checkManager of Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers.  The Library received a check for $217.89, proceeds from the  March 16 fundraising event at Freddy’s in Topeka.

The next benefit for the Library’s Expansion & Renovation Project at Freddy’s is Monday, June 15, 5:00 – 8:00 pm.  The Library receives 15% of the sales during those hours.