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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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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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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You are now able to come into the library and browse through all the books we hold. We have quite a few new books as well so it is certainly worth coming along to have a look. Please note that browsing will be limited to one person at a time in line with Covid-19 guidance. Our opening hours have been extended as well - see below.

Library Opening Hours

Day Opening Times
Monday Closed
Tuesday 10am-12.30pm and 2-4.30pm
Wednesday 10am-12.30pm and 2-4.30pm
Thursday Closed
Friday 10am-12.30pm and 2-4.30pm
Saturday 10am-12.30pm
Sunday Closed

Public Network Computer

The public computer is now available at all hours when the library is open; Pre-booking not necessary, but is advisable.

Where to Find Us

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

Young writers’ competition – our winners

We are delighted to announce the winners of our young writers’ competition. We had some brilliant entries from very talented young writers across Somerset, between the ages of 11 and 18 and would like to thank everyone who entered. Prizes were awarded at a special event at Castle Cary Methodist Church, attended by the winners and their friends and families. The winners, as chosen by … Continue reading Young writers’ competition – our winners »