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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!
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
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.Read More
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…Read More
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…Read More
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…Read More
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…Read More