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    Wanted: Email Addresses and Facebook Friends

    by  • April 1, 2014 • Library Updates

    To save time and money, we are asking that patrons with email register their email addresses at the library.  It is a quick and easy way to communicate things like materials on hold and other notices.  To encourage email usage, we are offering two $10 Abby-Colby Chamber Gift Certificates at the end of April...

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    All Aboard!

    by  • April 1, 2014 • Library Updates

    The CPL and the Colby Rural Arts Museum are cooperating on the Heritage Display this month at the library.  The museum hopes to secure a caboose train car to place on 35 feet of track by the depot through donations by sponsors.  Work is also slated to start on getting the depot repaired and...

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    Sweet Deal!

    by  • April 1, 2014 • Library Updates

    Children ages 1-11 are invited to enter the Culver’s National Library Week Coloring Contest.  Coloring pages are available at the library.  Children are asked to celebrate their favorite book by drawing a picture about it.  When returning the drawing to the library, a certificate for a free single scoop custard will be given.  At...

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    Something Fishy is Going On…

    by  • March 25, 2014 • Library Updates

    Something Fishy is Going On… For the Library! The Colby Lions’ Smelt Feed is April 23! The CPL can earn $1 per person served IN the shelter if we provide waiters and waitresses. Can you help? Sign up in the library! Shift One:  3:30-5:30 p.m. Shift Two:  5:30-7:30 p.m. OR Help us OUT by...

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    Madelyne Thums Memorial Craft Day

    by  • January 26, 2014 • Library Updates

    Maddie Thums was a library helper who passed away last March.  March 21st, we hosted a special memorial craft session in her honor.  Since she was also a registered nurse, we chose St. Joseph’s Hospital to benefit from our day.  They provided a list of items they request. We collected items people made before...

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    Heirloom Seeds @ the Library

    by  • January 25, 2014 • Library Updates

    Spring fever is here at the library! To celebrate the 135th birthday of the CPL, we are encouraging everyone to plant heirloom seeds this summer.  Drop in and pick up some free heirloom seeds for your garden this year. Take a photo of your bountiful crop and bring the picture to the library in...

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