Coming in May…

Talcott LibraryAdult, Children, FYI, YA

Friends of Talcott Free Library SPRING BOOK SALE May 19     9am-3pm May 21     9am-8pm May 22     9am-8pm Stock up on gently used books and help support your library.

Library Love “Poetry Contest”

Talcott LibraryAdult, Children, Programs, YA

Get your brains writing! We will be having a poetry contest to celebrate National Library Week in April. Winners in each age group will win a prize. Your poem should include the themes Libraries or Reading. Turn them in at the library April 2-7. Open to all ages. Check our Facebook page for more details.  


Talcott LibraryChildren, FYI

Tumble Books – An online collection of animated, talking picture books which teach kids the joy of reading in a format they’ll love. Sign in with your Library Card Barcode and Pin number. If you have forgotten your pin you can call the library (815.624.7511) and we can set you up with a new one. You can also go to your account … Read More


Talcott LibraryAdult, Children, FYI, YA

What to Read Next Best Children’s Books – a compilation of the best children’s books put together by teachers from across the nation. Book Spot – a free resource center that simplifies the search for the best book-related content on the Web. Goodreads – the world’s largest site for readers and book recommendations. Novelist – a helpful resource to help … Read More

Attention 3-5 yr. olds, Story Time. Bring a Friend

Talcott LibraryChildren

Story time for 3-5 year olds is a fun, fun time. Get to make new friends, listen to a couple stories. Do and activity and a craft. Tell you friends, you don’t need a library card to join in on the fun, but you will want to after. Talk to a librarian at the front desk to set you up … Read More


Talcott LibraryChildren

Bring your 1 and 2 year olds for a fun time with Miss Grace.  We sing, read short stories, fun activities and crafts. January 22 subject is “Book, Books” January 29 subject is “Moon & Stars” YOU DON’T WANT TO MISS IT.