Colo Library News

Joanie Jamison

Colo City Wide Garage Sales will be June 10, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and June 11, from 8 a.m. to noon. If you are interested in participating and being included on the map, contact the library at 641-377-2900 by May 27. Not many are signed up yet. It would be great to have 50 garage sales that weekend.

Book Folding Program: June 4 at 10 a.m. Mary Pothast will teach how to fold pages of a book into a heart. Free to participate, questions call the library at 641-377-2900.

Wednesday Early-Out Program: May 18, from 3 to 5 p.m. for Kindergarten through sixth-grade. Participants will learn about the environment and water sources. Activities will be outside, so dress appropriately.

Do you know how to blend while coloring? Do you want new tips and ideas? Do you want a relaxing hobby? Join us May 19, at 6:30 p.m. for Calm Coloring – Coloring for Adults.

THRILLING THURSDAYS! The library is very excited to have the farmers’ market right next to us on Thursday evenings. The library will be open on Thursdays until 7 p.m. starting May 26. Checkout any new DVD or blu ray for free and get a bag of popcorn!

New Books: “Extreme Prey” by John Sandford, “The Apartment” by Danielle Steel, “Troublemaker” by Linda Howard, “The Girl From Summer Hill” by Jude Deveraux, “Traces of Guilt” by Dee Henderson, “The Raven King” by Maggie Stiefvater, “Hide Away” by Iris Johansen, “15th Affair” by James Patterson, “The Last Mile” by David Baldacci, “Miller’s Valley” by Anna Quindlen, “Miss Julia Inherits a Mess” by Ann B. Ross, “The Atonement” by Beverly Lewis, “Most Wanted” by Lisa Scottoline and“The Obsession” by Nora Roberts

New DVDs: “Joy,” “5th Wave,” “Pretty Little Liars Season 6,” “Cedar Cove Season 3,” “The Choice,” “Revenant,” “Brooklyn,” “Stars Wars Force Awakens,” “The Hateful Eight,” “Point Break” and “Concussion.”