Summer Learning Kicks Off June 4th!

The library's 2021 Summer Learning Program will be both in-person and socially distanced.  Registration is going on now!

Plan to attend our Kick-Off on June 4th from 11-1, and enjoy the petting zoo!

The library program will run during the month of June!

drawing of lion, zebra, elephant, toucan, and meerkat with banner reading Tails and Tales

Library Serving Dinners to Kids

Summer Food Program has started with a new location added. Stop by the library or Memorial Park every weekday from 4:00-5:00 PM for a nutritious meal and snack.  Snacks will also be served at the library every day at 11:30 am. Available to all children ages 1-18.

food for thought ok. food, friends & fun. drawing of happy fruits and vegetables

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Storywalk Has a New Book

Stop by the library's Storywalk and read the latest book, We're Going on a Book Hunt by Pat Miller and illustrated by Nadine Bernard Westcott.

The story follows a group of animals searching the library for the perfect book.

“The StoryWalk® Project was created by Anne Ferguson of Montpelier, VT and developed in collaboration with the Kellogg-Hubbard Library.  Storywalk® is a registered service mark owned by Ms. Ferguson.” 

we;re going on a book hung by pat miller. book cover with bears and trees.

Awesome Online Activities

There are some great apps and online activities available for all ages.  Enjoy some of these while you are enjoying your time at home.  We will be adding to this list so check back often!

smartphone with picture of books on shelves

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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Blackwell Public Library Recent Additions

Online Catalog



Monday through Thursday
10 am to 6 pm

10 am to 5 pm

10 to 1


eBooks, Audios & Movies

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

Go to OK Virtual Library

Internet Policy

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

View the Internet Policy

Classes and Events


Book Club, Crafting, STEAM, Coding and More!

Be sure and check out what the library has going on for adults & families.

Children & Teen Classes

We have education & activities for babies to 5th graders and 6th to 12th graders.


Little Learners University

Join Ms Jessica on new adventures 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 to 5 using books, puppets, music, and more!

Little Learners meets every Wednesday at 11 starting October 14th.

The Young and the Restless meets on Fridays starting October 16th.

We'd love to see you!

BookPage – June Edition

Jun 3, 2021
BookPage cover with photo of Casey McQuiston

Big Library Read

Apr 5, 2021

World’s Largest Digital Book Club and Blackwell Public Library Incorporate Humor to Reduce Stress Practical and humorous “The Art of Taking It Easy” ebook now available for reading and discussion with global audience Blackwell Public Library is helping readers embrace humor to reduce stress together during the next Big Library…

During National Library Week, Check Out Your Library Online

Apr 5, 2021
Natalie Portman National Library Week Honorary Chair

This week, Blackwell Public Library encourages all community members to visit their website to explore and access virtual services and programs. The library offers a wide array of online resources that are available from the comfort of home, including OK Virtual Library, educational and informational databases, our online catalog with…

The Tastiest Spring Virtual Food Festival

Apr 5, 2021

Chef Rob will be sharing some awesome spring recipes with us on Saturday, April 10th, at 2:00 PM. Join the library’s Facebook Page to follow along. Recipes are below, are available at the library and will be posted on our Facebook page. Hope you join us for the Virtual Food…

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