Summer Reading Program Kickoff Event

Our Summer Reading Program Kickoff Event will be May 19th from 11-12:30.


Come register for summer reading, and enjoy our FOAM party with our DJ and Funky Monkey Foam! We will have hotdogs, chips and lemonade/tea!


This event is for all ages!

Dress to play!

We will be holding a Community Resources Fair at the Event Center May 11th from 1-4.

Come visit with all of the great places and people that help with just about anything!


Monday through Thursday
10 am to 6 pm

10 am to 5 pm

10 am to 1 pm


eBooks, Audios & Movies

Download books, listen to audio and stream movies to your favorite device. Go to OK Virtual Library

Education & Learning

We've got the resources and tutorials to help you learn, find a job, write a résumé and more. The library now has Brainfuse - 24/7 and live tutoring. See the Education & Learning Page

Summer Food Program

Blackwell Public Library will once again be serving meals to children aged 0-18 this summer. Meals will be from 12-1 Monday-Friday, and must be eaten on library grounds.

Menus will be posted on our Facebook page weekly/monthly.



Did you know that the library has a gaming room?  We have a Nintendo Switch and a variety of games for all ages.

We have a variety of tabletop games and puzzles for anyone to play as well as coloring sheets, writing and journaling supplies, and more!

Internet Policy

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

View the Internet Policy

News & Resources

Library Cards Empower Students and Fuel Academic Success

Sep 17, 2021

September is Library Card Sign-up Month, a time when Blackwell Public Library joins the American Library Association (ALA) and libraries nationwide to remind parents, caregivers and students that signing up for a library card is the first step on the path to academic achievement and lifelong learning. There is nothing…

OKC Zoo Literacy Program

Aug 3, 2020
drawing of a girl holding a potted plan with a butterfly flying near

The library is excited to announce that the Oklahoma City Zoo and Botanical Garden is launching its statewide literacy program, Read for Adventure, for the third year in conjunction with their generous sponsor, OG&E. This year features a new book, Juniper’s Butterfly Garden by Autumn Heigle and illustrated by Nadia…

Frequently Asked Questions

Any resident can apply for a card. It's free and it will you allow you to use OK Virtual Library as well. Visit us at the front desk to apply. Bring valid forms of identification. Find out how to get a card