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October 2012

The Big Read Wichita is presenting The Great Gatsby. Join us for a fun filled month of exciting programs and book discussions at the Library. To read more

September 2012

Join us for fall programming read more

August 2012

Foundation dollars at work! This year’s Summer Reading program was a great success. Now in its 24th year of Levand Trust support, the Library saw over 12,000 children and teens, busy librarians and empty shelves read more


July 2012

Announcing a new endowment at the Foundation. Professor John Hyde has established an endowment in memory of his mother, Helen McCarthy Hyde read more

June 2012

In Memory of Marge Setter. Marge loved her library. Her leadership roles included serving as president read more

May 2012

Have you heard? the Library is in the news! Check out Rhonda Holman’s editorial about how our Central Library read more

April 2012

  We are celebrating our 25th anniversary.  On April 19, the Foundation recognized some very special people who made this celebration possible. Dick Rademacher, Ed Francis, Jan Randle, Diana Forshee and Jim Gustavson read more

March 2012

Join us April 8 – 14 to celebrate National Library Week. Check out special programming at your favorite branch! read more

February 2012

It’s that time of year! Please share your wish list for the Library. We loved having your help last year. Use the back of this page read more

January 2012

Announcing the 25th Anniversary of the Wichita Public Library Foundation! This year marks a major milestone in the history of the Foundation. Since its humble beginnings read more

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