During National Library Week, Check Out Your Library Online

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 reader’s advisory and all of…

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A Taste of Irish Food Festival

drawing of a four leaf clover

The library will be hosting a fabulous cooking demonstration on Saturday, March 13, at 2:00 PM on Facebook Live. New York Chef Rob Scott will show viewers how to make some great dishes for St. Patrick’s Day! Tune in to the library’s Facebook page where the demonstration will be shared. Irish Soda Bread Biscuits Find…

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The Read Aloud 21-Day Challenge is Here

21 day challenge

Did you know that, next to genetics, the most important predictor of school success is reading? Reading aloud to children not only provides a bonding experience with caring adults, but the simple act of reading aloud to a child 15 minutes a day for five years results in 27,375 minutes of language exposure which can…

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BookPage for February

Pick up a copy today for free or read online. Did you know you can sign up for BookPage newsletters? Go to the BookPage website for more information.

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Stupendous Spring Break STEAM

spring break STEAM

The library has lots of great activities planned for spring break. The week kicks off with the Spring Break Reading Bingo. Pick up a bingo card at the desk, do five challenges in a row, and win a prize!  The bingo will run through March 29th. STEAM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math.  The…

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New Titles Released this Week

list of new book releases for the week of 2/5/19

The library has some of the newest adult titles on the New Releases shelves.  Books released this week are: Fiction The Stranger Inside by Laura Benedict The Winter Sister by Megan Collins The Last Romantics by Tara Conklin The Lost Man by Jane Harper The Wedding Guest by Jonathan Kellerman I Owe You One by Sophie…

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