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.

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 >

Upcoming Events

  1. Library Closed for Thanksgiving

    November 22 - November 24
  2. Crazy 8s Beach Ball Party 4K-2

    November 27 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
  3. Let’s Talk About It Oklahoma – The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian

    November 27 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
  4. Crazy 8s Beach Ball Party 3-5

    November 29 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

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

Dungeons and Dragons

Oct 12, 2018

Dungeons and Dragons campaigns are happening every Thursday afternoon at the library.  Headed by our awesome Dungeon Master, Kendall Hanebrink, the group meets at 4:00 pm in the basement meeting room.

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Walking Dead Day is October 13th

Oct 12, 2018
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Join us on Saturday, October 13th for The Walking Dead Day.  This year is the 15th anniversary of The Walking Dead and to celebrate, the librarians will be handing out cool skull bandanas, bookmarks, and commemorative buttons.  Take a minute and check out one of the library’s The Walking Dead graphic…

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Financial Fitness Workshops Offered CANCELLED

Sep 24, 2018

Why Financial Fitness?  Because 76% of us live paycheck to paycheck and half of have less than one month’s income saved for emergencies.  There are some people who love to budget and make financial plans but that truly is not the norm.  Are you ready to take charge of your…

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Voter Registration Day

Sep 24, 2018
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On September, 25, 2018, Americans will celebrate National Voter Registration Day with an effort to register voters before Election Day this November.   Did you know that the library has voter registration forms available? With midterms and gubernatorial races happening in a few weeks, every eligible American voter should exercise his…

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Banned Books Week

Sep 24, 2018
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It’s time, again, to celebrate our right to read what we choose.  Banned Books Week will be held September 23-29, 2018.  Blackwell Public Library recognizes its responsibility to the community in providing the books and resources that our customers want.  We believe in the Library Bill of Rights and the…

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