In 1985 the Microsoft Corporation released the first version of Windows, Windows 1.0; compact discs were introduced to American Consumers; the song “We Are The World” was recorded to raise money for famine relief in Africa; the movie “The Color Purple” premiered on December 16th; and Linda Spencer started working at the Carlock library. She…Details
Adults: 243 Candies in the Jar!
1st Prize: Adrienne Livingston: 225
2nd Prize: Elycia Childers: 220
3rd Prize: Katrina Trainor: 220
Kids: 789 Legos in the Jar!
1st Prize: Nick Ruehle: 640
2nd Prize: Lydia Kramer: 600
3rd Prize: Isabelle McKeon: 500
Starting April 1, 2015: rent a new movie for free on your birthday.
The mission of the Carlock Public Library District is to provide educational, informational, and recreational materials and services to people of all ages in the Library’s service district. Our goal is to enrich the community and introduce all of our patrons, especially the children, to the joy of books. The Library cooperates with other libraries…Details
The Library has World Book Online and World Book eBooks for our patrons to use. To access both please visit the World Book Online website or click on the World Book link located on the Home page. All you need is your library card number, which is located on the back of your library card.…Details
You can help us raise money for our building expansion project by purchasing gift certificates for Wendell Niepagen Greenhouses in any amount with no expiration date. Four dollars of every ten dollars stay at the Library for the Building Expansion Project! The gift certificates are on sale now at the Carlock Public Library at 202…Details
Adult Fiction: 1. At the Water’s Edge by Sara Gruen 2. Chasing Sunsets by Karen Kingsbury 3. (The) Dead Play On by Heather Graham 4. Miss Julia Lays Down the Law 5. On a Night Like This by Barbara Freethy Adult Nonfiction: 1. Corrupt Illinois: Patronage, Cronyism, and Criminality by Thomas J. Gradel Adult Audiobooks:…Details
Bark Ranger: Two kids and their trusty dog, Barkley, set out on the adventure of a lifetime in search of a forgotten gold mine. Rated PG. Big Eyes: From visionary director Tim Burton (EDWARD SCISSORHANDS) comes the outrageous true story of one of the most extensive art frauds in the 20th century. Starring Christoph Waltz…Details