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Short Story Challenge Winners!

Congratulations to Susan Donoghue, 1st Place Winner of our Adult Summer Reading Short Story Challenge! Read "'Ole One Eye" here.

Congratulations to our 2nd and 3rd place winners, Cassie Sargent and Johnnye Gerhardt. Their stories can be found here and here.


Columbus Public Library provides library services to the community of Columbus, Nebraska. The library provides both print and electronic resources, and both in-person and online services. In addition to traditional library offerings, patrons have access to public access computers, copy machines, tablets, printers, meeting room, Wi-Fi, a makerspace, outreach, and quality programming for patrons of all ages. The library truly does connect people and ideas.


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