Friends of the Library Looking for Members



The Friends of the Combined Community are looking for people who love the Library to join their organization. The Friends help the library with community involvement in numerous ways including holding workshops, events, presentations, etc. They also help with raising money to help offset some of the costs of books and supplies needed in the Library and Summer Reading Programs.

Board Vacancy



Combined Community Library Advisory Board


The Combined Community Library of Ordway seeks applicants to fill four vacancies on its Library Advisory Board.  The new appointees will serve a term of four years.  Two of the members need to live in the Town of Ordway to serve as representatives of Town the other two members need to live in the Crowley County School District to serve as representative for the Schools.  Duties of the Library Advisory Board pursuant to Colorado law include controlling Library funds, Library property, and Library expenditures.  The Library Advisory Board meets for one hour once a month.


To be considered, please submit a letter of interest to:


Combined Community Library

1007 Main St

Ordway, CO  81063


Town Hall

232 Main St

Ordway, CO  81063


Crowley County School District

1001 Main St

Ordway, CO  81063


Letters of interest may be submitted until December 1, 2017.  Appointments will be made by either the Town Board or School Board for their respective positions.

Summer Reading Program 2015

The Summer Reading Program theme for 2015 is Heroes. The times are from 12:00 – 1:30 with lunch provided at the Combined Community Library. The schedule is as follows.
June 3 Favorite Comic Heroes
June 10 Firefighters/EMS Heroes
June 17 Favorite Guy Hero
June 24 Four-Footed Heroes
July 1 Mr. E, Magic Hero

2015 Teen Summer Reading Program

The theme for the Teen Summer Reading Program will be Heroes and Anime. It will be held from 6 pm to 7:30 pm at the Combined Community Library. The schedule will be:

June 3 Getting Started – discussion on Heroes and Anime. Start art project and get books.
June 10 Reading Comics / Graphic Novels and Web comics / start essay and continue work on art project.
June 17 Cosplay and reading
June 24 Turn in projects and essays for judging. Turn in reading.
July 1 Mr E. and hand out awards and prizes. This will be from 12:00 to 1:30.