Cary is a beautiful community nestled on the Fox River, located in McHenry County, Illinois, approximately 50 miles northwest of Chicago.
This site is maintained by the Cary Area Public Library.

Superhero Showdown!

The Cary Area Public Library is showcasing a Superhero Showdown in the library for the Month of April. Vote for your favorite superheroes during April in a play-off type elimination; one ballot per person per week. Each week the brackets change after tallying winners until only one superhero remains as the Cary champion. Kids and teens up to grade 12 can also win prizes by predicting the bracket winners for each week from March 24-April 5. All winners announced at the Team Trivia contest on May 4.

Decades of Dress

Decades of Dresses @ the Cary Area Library Sunday, April 7, 2-3:30 pm Ruth Thomas and Chloe Berg will showcase selections from their collection of over 200 items of clothing, including the undergarments and accessories, that were worn in different decades of the 20th century. Enjoy a trip down memory lane as they model 20 different dresses from their collection. Ages 12 and up may attend with a parent. Click here to sign up online today!

Do you want to sell stuff on Ebay?

The Cary Area Library is having a program on Jan. 9 @ 7 pm to show the basics of selling items on Ebay. Click here to sign up or in the library

Cary Area Writers Group---Sat., Jan. 5

Do you like to write? Come to this casual group for local writers. We meet at the Cary Area Public Library on Saturdays. Our next group is January 5 & 19, 2013, 12:00 - 3:00 pm. No registration necessary, just drop in.

Turn up the Heat!

There's still time to sign up for Winter Reading @ the Cary Area Library. Have fun, read and win prizes. Adults, Teens and Kids (Infant and up) can sign up online of in the library until January 14. Click here to sign up now!