Victorian Tea Party

You are invited to a Victorian Tea Party at the Carlock Public Library on Friday, October 27th at 2:00 PM. Space is limited to 20 people, so please stop in the library and sign up or call the library at 309-376-5651.

One Room Schools

The history committee of the the Carlock Library will be featuring the one room school in an exhibit through November. Fall is in the air and the buses are running. Students have moved to their new classrooms and met their new teachers. In the days of the country school, students and their brothers and sisters…

History Program Planned

On Saturday, November 11 at 1 PM a local historian will do a presentation, at the library, on the birth and development of the one room school where many of our ancestors received their education. Meet residents who attended the schools, view pictures of the students, buildings, and teachers and inspect items from the schools.

New CDs


  1. Adios: Glen Campbell
  2. Hymns That Are Important To Us (Rory+ Joey)
  3. Now That’s What I Call Country Music Volume 10
  4. Now That’s What I Call Music! 60: Special 2 CD Deluxe Edition
  5. Old Friends: Simon & Garfunkel Classical Tribute-Hommage: Valerie Milot and Antoine Bareil
  6. Ripcord: Keith Urban

New Audiobooks

Adult Fiction The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein Glass Houses by Louise Penny The Husband’s Secret by Liane Moriarty A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman Molly’s Story by W. Bruce Cameron The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah To Be Where You Are by Jan Karon Seeing Red by Sandra Brown Adult…

October New Books

Adult Fiction Before It’s Too Late: An F.B.I. Novel by Sara Driscoll Bitter Words: Secrets of the Castleton Manor Library by Jan Fields Cat Among the Pumpkins by Mandy Morton Charlatans by Robin Cook The Coachman by Susan Gibbs Danger in Spades by Elizabeth Penney Don’t Let Go by Harlan Coben Manhattan Beach by Jennifer…

New Movies for October

 Descendants: The kids of Disney villains are sent to Auradon Prep. Rated: G  47 Meters Down: Two sisters vacationing in Mexico are trapped in a shark cage at the bottom of the ocean. With less than an hour of oxygen left and great white sharks circling nearby, they must fight to survive. Rated: PG-13 Baby…

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…