Events

Call the library at 217-672-3621 or come in to register for events.

220 S. Main Warrensburg
217-672-3621
http://www.barclaylibrary.org
June 2022

Closed
Barclay Library will be closed on Monday, June 20th in observance of Juneteenth.

Illinois Libraries Present
An Evening with Chef Kwame Onwuachi
Wednesday, June 22nd 7:00 pm

Join award-winning chef and former Top Chef contestant Kwame Onwuachi as he discusses his new cookbook My America: Recipes from a Young Black Chef. A must-see event!

Illinois Libraries Present
An Evening with Michelle Zauner
In Conversation with Jessica Hopper
Wednesday, June 30th 7:00 pm
Michelle Zauner, the indie rock star of Japanese Breakfast fame, discusses her music career and her bestselling book Crying in H Mart, a New York Times notable book of the year.

Laminating Service
Barclay offers lamination service to the public! Charge for this service is $0.75 a foot.

KIDS & TEENS
Storytime
Tuesdays at 10:30 am
Join us at the library each Tuesday morning for a new story read by Miss Cindy! Storytime is a first step toward building literacy and social skills for your child. No registration required.

Music Makers
0-2 years old (Older siblings welcome)
Fridays at 10:30 am

Bring your little ones to make music each Friday! Join us in singing songs and playing instruments! No registration required.

SUMMER READING
Thursdays at 10:30 am at Illini Park
June 9 – Summer Reading Kickoff
June 16 – Quad City Magicians
June 23 – Frog Music
June 30 – Campfire at Poison Oak

ADULTS
Coffee Club
Wednesdays 9:30am
This is an open invitation for anyone from the community to stop by the library for good coffee, company, and conversation!

Flower Planting
Thursday, June 9th 6:00 pm
We will be planting a variety of potted flowers for you to take home to enjoy! This will be an in-person program. Registration is required.

Second Saturday Book Club
Saturday, June 11th 11:00 am
Join us in the library for a discussion of The Paris Library by Janet Skeslien Charles!

Patriotic Wreath
Thursday, June 30th 6:00 pm
Honoring the Fourth of July, we will be creating a wreath with a unique twist. This will be made with colored clothespins, stars, and topped off with fairy lights! This will be an in-person program. Registration is required.

Person of the Month
The Person of the Month for June is John Oakley! John helped with the Friends Book and Bake Sale! Thank you, John!

Digital Library Services – FREE – available at http://www.barclaylibrary.org

  • Libby– large selection of audiobooks and ebooks!
  • CloudLibrary – large selection of ebooks!
  • Hoopla –Audiobooks, ebooks, movies, magazines, courses, and even music and TV shows!
  • Kanopy – large selection of movies for both children and adults!
  • Reference Solutions – Create marketing lists, find people, and learn about businesses.