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!

picture of smart phone and libby logo. the digital library is always open. open 24 yours. read on libby.

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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 for February

Feb 26, 2021

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.

Family Engagement Project Grant from OPSR

Feb 26, 2021

Once upon a time, before COVID-19, the library received a most awesome grant from the Oklahoma Partnership for School Readiness to increase our collections and programs for our youngest patrons. Staff was very excited and eagerly began ordering new materials and planning early childhood programs. We were unable to debut…

It’s Tax Time, Get Help

Feb 23, 2021
tax forms

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Blackwell Public Library Falls in Love with Country-wide Digital Book Club

Feb 11, 2021

Library patrons can read and discuss heart-melting romance “Love Lettering” ebook or audiobook for free. Blackwell Public Library joins nearly 16,000 public libraries and tens of thousands of readers across the United States in offering the latest Together We Read: US digital book club selection. From February 10-24, Blackwell Public…

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