• Library Updates

    Community Sew-a-thon a success!

    by  • August 17, 2016 • Library Updates

    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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    Community Service Sewing Day August 12

    by  • August 6, 2016 • Library Updates

    Community Service Sewing Day! Friday, August 12 1-10 p.m. Colby City Hall Community Room Help us sew backpacks for homeless veterans distributed by the HANDS Foundation based in the Twin Cities. Fabric will be provided and all sewing levels are welcome. Free lasagna dinner to backpack sewers at 5:30 p.m.

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    Sign-ups for CPL Programs August 15 through September 2

    by  • August 4, 2016 • Library Updates

    *Afternoon Book Club (Adults) Third Tuesday of the month at 1 p.m. September through May *Evening Book Club (Adults) Third Wednesday of the month at 7:30 p.m. September through May   *Lap Time Story Times (Ages 2-4) Time to be determined, begin mid-September   *Babysitter Book Bags (Limited to 6 providers) Themed packages with...

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    August is Veteran Month at the CPL!

    by  • July 28, 2016 • Library Updates

    Our service project for the month of August is all about “serving those who served”. We are making “plarn” sleeping mats for homeless veterans.  If you are a crocheter, we could use your help!  We also need donations of plastic shopping bags.  It takes about 700 bags to make one mat! On August 12th,...

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    Michael Perry coming to Colby, WI!

    by  • July 26, 2016 • Library Updates

    We have some EXCITING news to share! Michael Perry, a New York Times bestselling author, is coming to Colby! This will be our kick-off fundraiser for our new library building. Mark your calendars for Saturday, October 15th. Tickets will go on sale September 6. Watch for more information to be posted. To learn more...

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    Summer Adult Bingo!

    by  • May 19, 2016 • Library Updates

    Colby Public Library’s Adult Summer Bingo 2016 “Travel the States” Who said that the kids get to have all the fun this summer?  Pick up a Bingo card starting June 1st at the CPL and join in on the fun!  Prizes will be awarded at the end of August.

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    Summer 2016 Craft and Hobby Schedule

    by  • May 18, 2016 • Library Updates

    Craft And Hobby Enthusiasts!!! Join us the 2nd Friday of Summer Months June 10, July 8, August 12 Colby City Hall Community Room Doors open 4:00 p.m. until ?? Dinner Entrees $2.00 and bring a dish to pass June—Pulled Pork & Coleslaw July—Pizza August—Lasagna  

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