Looking for that next good read?
We've got you covered! We have books for all ages and interests. See what's new through the catalog.
eBooks and Audiobooks
Have you checked out our eBooks and Audiobooks collections on Overdrive yet? Available to all library patrons and no late fees!
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.
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.
Blackwell Public Library Recent Additions
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…Read More
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…Read More
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…Read More
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!Read More
Tuesday, October 23rd (rescheduled) , October 30th, the library will enjoy its third installment in the Let’s Talk About It Oklahoma book discussion series. The book is True Believer by Virginia Euwer Wolff. We are excited to host our visiting scholar, Dr. Karen Neurohr. Dr. Karen Neurohr does Community Outreach and Oral…Read More