• “An Evening with Michael Perry” a success!

    by  • October 18, 2016

    We were so fortunate to have author Michael Perry come to Colby on October 15th and kick-off our new library building fundraising! The event raised $4,712.00 towards our new library!  WOW! Thank you to everyone who attended and supported this event!

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    Lap Time Story Time

    by  • September 8, 2016

    Lap Time Story Time will be starting September 21st! It will be held on Wednesdays at 9:30 a.m. Ages 2 and up Stop in or call the library to register your child–715-223-2000 Story Time will run from September to December 2016

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    Community Sew-a-thon a success!

    by  • August 17, 2016

    The Veteran Backpack Community Sew was held August 12 in the Colby City Hall Community Room.  Fourteen service-minded people worked throughout the day and evening to complete 26 backpacks for homeless veterans.  With the packs people took home to complete, the total will be 40 backpacks given to the Hands Foundation to distribute in...

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    Summer Reading Program Finale

    by  • July 26, 2016

    The summer reading program finale was Thursday, July 21. Over 260 children and adults attended. Our summer readers read a total of 531,847 pages during our seven week program. WOW!!!  

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    Cheese Days Book Sale a HUGE Success!

    by  • July 19, 2016

    The 2016 Cheese Days Book Sale made $2800!   Thank you to all the workers, donors & customers who helped make this fundraiser a success.   We are collecting items year round for next year’s sale.

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    Friends of the CPL Shirt Sale!

    by  • March 29, 2016

    Friends of the CPL Shirt Sale! 2 styles available–t-shirt $10 and long sleeve $15 Colors: Royal Blue, sport grey, or military green Sizes: small-XXX-Large (add $2 extra for XX-Large and XXX-Large) Examples available to view at the Colby Public Library!

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    Make Your Way Across the U.S.A.

    by  • January 5, 2016

    Check out our fun reading challenge for adults starting January 2016 at the CPL! On display each month will be library materials about these Regions of America: January: Alaska & Hawaii February: Pacific Coast … March: Mountain April: Southwest May: Great Plains June and July: Summer Reading Program August: Southeast September: Appalachian Highlands October:...

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    Serving Those Who Served

    by  • December 22, 2015

    Stop by the Colby Public Library to pick up a “Serving Those Who Served” Brochure. It explains all our 2016 service projects at the CPL. Here’s a sneak peak… Maddie Thums’ Memorial Sew-a-thon March 4, 2016 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. (Lunch and Dinner provided) Join area sewers as we sew Lap Robes for...

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