About Us

During the Summer of 2018 it became clear that Castle Cary was to lose its vital library services unless immediate action was taken. A small group gathered together.........

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Essential Info

Membership of Castle Cary Community Library gives you access to books and so much more. You will also have access through Libraries West and RBdigital to books.......

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Events

Visit this page for a calendar of events both at your local community library and in support of your library. Events will also be posted under News and on social media........

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Support

You can support you community library in a number of ways. Certainly make use of your free membership by joining at your earliest opportunity if you have not already.......

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SORRY WE ARE CLOSED

In common with all but the four main Somerset libraries, Castle Cary’s Community Library remains closed during the current lockdown. We are looking forward to reopening as soon as we are able to.

PLEASE NOTE: Library fines are waived for the time being for books which become overdue during the closure period. See Libraries West for electronic resources and news about reserving books.

Library Opening Hours

Day Opening Times
Monday Closed
Tuesday 10am-12.00pm and 2-3pm
Wednesday 10am-12.00pm and 2-3pm
Thursday Closed
Friday 10am-12.00pm and 2-3pm
Saturday 10am-12.00pm
Sunday Closed

Public Network Computer

Day Opening Times
Tuesday 2-3pm Pre-booking required
Wednesday 2-3pm Pre-booking required
Friday 2-3pm Pre-booking required

Where to Find Us

Castle Cary Community Library, Bailey Hill, Castle Cary BA7 7AA

News during Lockdown

In common with all but the four main Somerset libraries, Castle Cary’s Community Library remains closed during the current lockdown. We are looking forward to reopening as soon as we are able to. Please note that, during lockdown, fines on books that become overdue will be waived until we are able to reopen. In the meantime, there are plenty of online materials such as e-books … Continue reading News during Lockdown »

Castle Cary Museum and the Library Working Together

This event postponed to a later date due to new restrictions. Come into the Market House on Tuesdays, 10.15-11.45, and you will find an exciting collection of museum artefacts and local history books to have a look at. Most of the books can be borrowed if you are a Library Member (and if you are not it is easy and free to become one).

Lucky Dip for Children

Children can have a “lucky dip” pile of 5 or 6 books. Just email ccylib@somerset.gov.uk or ring 07579049109 and tell us their age, first name, card number (if you’ve lost it a surname and post code will let us find it for you) and, if you want to, what they like reading (Adventure? Peppa pig? Dinosaurs? Scary horror? Adventure? Horse stories? Creepy crawlies?) or their … Continue reading Lucky Dip for Children »