Niepagen Spring Garden Program

Spring Garden Program sponsored by the Friends of Carlock Public Library By Anne & Lee Niepagen of Wendell Niepagen Greenhouses “Weather Challenges in Your Garden” Monday, April 26 at 7:00 pm. 10 people can attend in person. Call the library at 309-376-5651 to register to attend in person. Zoom details available when you register in…

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Carlock Public Library District: Library Director Job Posting

Employment Opportunity: LIBRARY DIRECTOR Location: Carlock Public Library, Carlock IL, McLean County Hours: Full Time, 30 hours per week Salary: $34,000-$37,000 Library Type: Public Library District The Carlock Public Library District is seeking an individual to work closely with the Library Board, staff, and community to provide an environment to educate, inform, and enrich. Recently expanded, Carlock…


Toddler Time and Story Hour Resumes

GOOD NEWS!!! Toddler Time and Story Hour are starting back up: every Thursday morning starting March 11th at 9:30. We will be in the Community Building for now, hoping to get back to the park soon. Everyone 3 and older will need to wear a mask please. *Toddler Time is for children ages 10 months…


New Meeting Room Policy

The Friends of the Library purchased ZOOM equipment for the library meeting room. The Carlock Library is now offering the public the use of the room and ZOOM equipment. The room is free for non-commercial use and a fee will be charged for commercial use.  Anyone wishing to schedule the library meeting room must fill…


New Books

Adult Fiction

  1. The Red Book (A Black Book Thriller) by James Patterson and David Ellis
  2. Sunflower Sisters Caroline Ferriday series) by Martha Hall Kelly

Juvenile Fiction

  1. Simon B. Rhymin’ by Dwayne Reed

Children’s Fiction

  1. Bear Can’t Wait by Karma Wilson


New Movies

Fatale: After a one-night-stand, a successful married man finds himself entangled in a cunning police detective’s latest investigation. Rated: R The Informer: An ex-convict working undercover intentionally gets himself incarcerated again in order to infiltrate the mob at a maximum security prison. Rated R The library has this in Blu-Ray format. News of the World:…

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About the Carlock Library

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…