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We've got you covered! We have books for all ages and interests. See what's new through the catalog.

Our Hours are Changing!

Beginning August 6th, Blackwell Public Library will be changing its hours.  We hope that these new hours will allow more of our customers to take advantage of our services.
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eBooks and Audiobooks

Have you checked out our eBooks and Audiobooks collections on Overdrive yet?  Available to all library patrons and no late fees!

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Let's Talk About It Oklahoma

Join us for a new book discussion group during August  - December as the library proudly hosts Let's Talk About It Oklahoma with a theme of Young Adult Crossover Fiction.

October's visiting scholar is Dr. Karen Neurohr from Oklahoma State University discussing the book True Believer by Virginia Euwer Wolff.

Let's Talk About It Oklahoma is a program of Oklahoma Humanities with generous funding provided by Kirkpatrick Family Fund and the Inasmuch Foundation.

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Financial Fitness Classes Offered

Have you ever wondered how to set up a budget, a long-term financial plan or set financial goals?  Only about 30% or people do.  The library will be hosting a 6-week workshop series in Financial Fitness, open to anyone who is interested.  This series is made possible through a grant from Friends of Libraries in Oklahoma (FOLIO), Oklahoma Department of Libraries, and the FINRA Investor Education Foundation through a partnership with the American Library Association.

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The Great American Read

Are you following the Great American Read on PBS?

The series takes a look at the 100 best-loved novels through common themes each week.  Readers can vote for their favorite online.

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Blackwell Public Library Recent Additions


Monday:  Closed
Tues & Thurs:  10 am - 7 pm
Wed & Fri:  10 am - 6 pm
Saturday : 10 am - 1 pm
Sunday: Closed

Online Catalog


eBooks, Audios & Movies

Download books, listen to audio and stream movies to your favorite device.

All through OK Virtual Library.

Internet Policy

The Blackwell Public Library has guidelines and rules for using its computers, internet and wireless.

View the Internet Policy >

Dungeons & Dragons, Anyone?

For more information, contact the library.  Weekly campaigns are happening now...

Curious About Adventures

Join Ms Cindy on new adventures with Curious George as she teaches early learning subjects through children's literature and creative expression as well as cognitive, social, and communication skills to children ages 0-3.

We'd love to see you!

Classes and Events

Let's Talk About It Oklahoma, Financial Fitness, Book Chat, and More!

Be sure and check out what the library has going on for adults & families on our classes & events >

Children & Teen Classes

We have programs for babies to 5th graders and 6th to 12th graders.

Children's Classes
Teen Classes

Tablets Available Through Grant

Nov 19, 2018

Blackwell Public Library announces the purchase of new tablets for use by customers through the Edge Technology Grant which awarded the library over $4500 for the new technology.  Financial assistance for the special project was made possible in part by the Institute of Museum and Library Services administered through the…

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November is Native American Heritage Month

Nov 13, 2018
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November is Native American Heritage Month and the library has some awesome titles featured on the display!  The following authors spoke at the Oklahoma Book Festival. Ned Christie: The Creation of an Outlaw and Cherokee Hero is written by Devon Misehuah.  Ms. Misehuah is a member of the Choctaw Nation and…

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Stories Alive – Alice in Wonderland

Nov 2, 2018
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We had a great time at our first Stories Alive program featuring Alice in Wonderland. Staff and volunteers were dressed as the characters from the book.  Activities included Building with Playing Cards, Painting the Queen’s Roses, and making their own Absolem, the Caterpillar.  Everyone was treated to the “Queen’s Tarts” and Queen of…

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Crazy 8s Season 2

Nov 1, 2018
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Our popular math club, Bedtime Math’s Crazy 8s, has just begun season 2.  Crazy 8s is a math club where you’ll build stuff, toss beach balls, make amazing mazes and more!  You’ll have a blast with mischief-making activities like Beach Ball Party, Funny Money, and Glow-in-the-Dark City.  Crazy 8s meets…

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Spooky Reads for All Hallow’s Eve

Oct 24, 2018
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      Your librarians have gathered a selection of titles, both books and movies, to get you in the mood for Halloween.  Check out our displays for witches, ghosts, zombies, and horror!  

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