Now you can check out eBooks and audiobooks from your library at your home or office! As part of the WILBOR consortium, the Colo Public Library offers you audiobooks and eBooks to download and enjoy. Your library card is the key to downloading the books from any computer and most any mobile device that is connected to the Internet, at any hour of the day. From the website you can browse or search for a title you’d like to read or listen to, log in with your library card number and download the title. WILBOR’S collection has fiction and nonfiction titles, as well as books for children and teens. Bestsellers and classics, history and humor, business and self help - you’ll find them all in WILBOR. Both eBooks and audiobooks are available, and loan periods are up to 14 days. Go to the library’s website at www.colo.lib.ia.us and click on “download audiobooks and eBooks” to get started.
Book Sale: Nov. 1, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Nov. 2, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Books, DVDs, videos and magazines. Nothing priced over $1 and everything is free from 2 to 4 on Nov. 2.
New Books: “Catered Christmas Cookie Exchange” by Isis Crawford, “Songs of Christmas” by Thomas Kinkade, “Nantucket Christmas” by Nancy Thayer, “Accused” by Lisa Scottoline, “Winners” by Danielle Steel, “Dark Witch” by Nora Roberts, “Fingal O’Reilly” by Patrick Taylor, “Sycamore Row” by John Grisham, “Silent Night” by Robert B. Parker, “Critical Mass” by Sara Paretsky, “Breaking News” by Fern Michaels, “My Story” by Elizabeth Smart, “Starry Night” by Debbie Macomber, “Christmas Bliss” by Mary Kay Andrews and “Storm Front.”
New DVDs: “Hangover Part III,” “The Heat,” “After Earth,” “Pacific Rim,” “Conjuring,” “The Internship,” “The Way Way Back,” “Purge” and “Monsters University.”
The library will be showing “Peter Pan” on Friday, Nov. 8 at 2 p.m. Enjoy the 60th anniversary of this movie. K-6 are welcome to attend.
Nov. 16 is International Game Day. Come and enjoy games throughout the library on Nov. 16 and even win a price.
The library is looking for craft vendors for Friday, Dec. 13, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. It’s free! Please contact the library if you are interested.