• Kits for Kids

    by  • September 1, 2015 • 0 Comments

    Thank you to everyone who participated in our “Kits for Kids” project. We collected 85 bags to deliver to local domestic abuse shelters. WOW!      

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    September Craft and Hobby Night

    by  • September 1, 2015 • 0 Comments

    September Craft and Hobby Night   Friday, September 18th starting at 4 p.m. Demonstration: “Corded Creations” with Donna Reamer at 6 p.m. Supplies needed: Cotton clothesline (will be provided) fabric strips (1 inch-1.25 inches wide) glue stick pins sewing machine that can zig-zag stitch thread to match your fabric Any questions contact: Vicky Calmes...

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    “Just Before Labor Day Weekend” Bake Sale!

    by  • August 27, 2015 • 0 Comments

    Friends of the CPL Bake Sale When:  Thursday, September 3, 2015 Time: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. or until all items are sold Where:  Nicolet National Bank, Colby, WI Many yummy treats will be for sale!  Beautiful hand-crocheted rugs will also be available to purchase.

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    Fall Program Sign-Ups starting August 17

    by  • August 12, 2015

    Sign up for our Fall programs August 17 – September 5. Adult Book Clubs *Afternoon Book Club will be every third Tuesday of the month starting September 15 at 1:00 p.m. *Evening Book Club will be every third Wednesday of the month starting September 16 at 7:30 p.m. Stop in the library to sign...

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    Kits for Kids

    by  • August 11, 2015

    Kits for Kids! Easy as 1-2-3! 1. Pick up a backpack, lunch box, or yak pak.… 2. Fill it with new items for children (personal hygiene items, blankets, small toys, books, activity books with crayons/markers). 3. Bring it back to the CPL by August 31. Delivery will be to the following domestic abuse shelters:...

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    B-I-N-G-O!

    by  • August 3, 2015 • 0 Comments

    B-I-N-G-O! Are you an adult reader? Stop by the CPL and pick up a reading bingo card. Get a bingo and bring your card back to be entered into a drawing for prizes. Cards are due back to the CPL by August 28th at 5 p.m. … Not sure which books to read in...

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    Capes For Courage – Maddie Thums Memorial Service Day a Success!

    by  • January 6, 2015

    Big THANK YOU to everyone who helped the Colby Public Library sew    on Friday March 6, 2015 10 a.m. – 10 p.m. 357 capes were sewn by 60 volunteers! Lunch and dinner were be provided by Forward Financial. All materials were provided through funds donated by Thrivent Financial. All capes will be donated...

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    2015: A Year of Heroes at CPL

    by  • January 6, 2015

    2015: A Year For Heroes at the Colby Public Library!   On display each month will be library materials about everyday heroes:   January: Sports Figures February: Movie Stars March: Musicians April: Royalty May: Politicians June and July: Summer Reading Program August: Philanthropists September: Educators/Writers October: Presidents November: Military December: Religious Leaders

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