Barclay Library strives to provide the newest titles and best sellers on the market, as well as a well-developed reference collection to meet its patrons' needs for information. A weekly "Coffee Club" meets on Wednesday morning, offering a place to meet and chat with your neighbors. Barclay Book Bunch, a book discussion group meets monthly at noon on the 1st Wednesday of the month. The selection for March 7 is The Gazebo by Emily Grayson.   The Visiting Nurse Association provides a FREE Health Screening on the 2nd Friday of each month from 9:00 to 11:00. Blood pressure, blood sugar and cholesterol levels are among the screenings offered.    !  .


 The Friends of Barclay Library sponsors additional programs throughout the year for adults and families. Be sure to check back often for new information.

DID YOU KNOW??!! -        The Library has subscriptions to Morningstar Mutual Funds, and Value Line investment guides.  These are located in the Reference section of the library.  

A grant  from the Illinois State Library provided equipment and software to aid seniors (and others) who may have difficulty reading printed materials. Equipment provided by this grant includes a variety of hand-held magnifiers (some may even  be checked out) and computer software that magnifies or speaks the text as it appears on the screen. Please as at the Checkout Desk for a demonstration of these programs.