May is National Bike Month

May is National Bike Month, promoted by the League of American Bicyclists and celebrated in communities from coast to coast. Established in 1956, National Bike Month is a chance to showcase the many benefits of bicycling — and encourage more folks to giving biking a try.

May is Mental Health Awareness Month

Each year millions of Americans face the reality of living with a mental illness. During May, the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) joins the national movement to raise awareness about mental health. Each year we fight stigma, provide support, educate the public and advocate for policies that support people with mental illness and their…

Survey for Mennonite College of Nursing

Attention McLean County residents ages 55+ not residing in assisted living or a nursing home: Mennonite College of Nursing has a grant that will fund a Center for Senior Advocacy (CSA). As part of the CSA, we plan to provide access to a technology training program for older adults in McLean County. We want to…

Toddler Time and Story Hour

Toddler Time and Story Hour will be held every Thursday morning from May 6-27, 2021 at 9:30. We will will meet at the Rock Creek Park in Carlock. May 27 will be the last session for the year. Everyone 3 and older will need to wear a mask please. *Toddler Time is for children ages…

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 Reunion Beach: Stories Inspired by Dorothea Benton Frank Sooley by John Grisham The Windsor Knot: Her Majesty the Queen Investigates by SJ Bennett Adult Western Go West, Young Man: A Novel of America by William W. Johnstone and J. A. Johnstone Outlaw Country: A Smoke Jensen Novel of the West William W. Johnstone…

New Movies

Son of the South: The true story of one young white Southerner in the summer of 1961, caught in a place and time where he had to choose which side he was on. Rated: PG-13 Vanquish: A mother, Victoria, is trying to put her dark past as a Russian drug courier behind her, but retired…

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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…