Community Survey

It's time for our annual community survey!  Taking a few moments to complete our survey helps us plan better library programs, classes, and services to you.  

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Let's Talk About It Oklahoma Spring Series

Join us for the next series in our book discussion group  as the library proudly hosts Let's Talk About It Oklahoma with a theme of The Oklahoma Experience:  ReVisions, a look at the history of Oklahoma through the eyes of late 20th century authors.

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

As you think about getting out of high school and heading to college, tech school, or your career, 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 teens and young adults, age 16-24.  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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Winter Reading Challenge 2019

We're not sure if the weather outside will ever be frightful BUT it's always a good time to read!  Join our Winter Reading Challenge and win great prizes!

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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!

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.

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. Crazy 8s Planet Party 4K-2

    January 22 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
  2. Crazy 8s Planet Party 3-5

    January 24 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
  3. Crazy 8s Crayon Craze 4K-2

    January 29 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
  4. Crazy 8s Crayon Craze 3-5

    January 31 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
  5. Let’s Talk About It Oklahoma – Pushing the Bear

    January 31 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 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

Be Storm Ready

Apr 27, 2018
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Severe weather in Oklahoma threatens property and lives.  Join Dennis Bonewell, Director of Kay County Emergency Management for tips on weather awareness and weather safety to keep you and your family safe during this time of year.  This seminar will be held Monday, April 30th, at 5:15 PM.

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Superhero Day

Apr 27, 2018
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The new Avengers movie just come out.  It’s time for Superhero Day!  Come to the library on Saturday, April 28th, and make a superhero cape, cuffs, and mask.  Create your secret identity and identify your super power!  Lots of fun for all ages!

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Tabletop Games Day

Apr 27, 2018
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Tabletop Games Day is an opportunity for people who like playing board games, card games, role playing games, and more, to celebrate their hobby!  The library will have a variety of games available to play.  In addition, for those interested in the Dungeons & Dragons group, Michael will be here…

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Book Chat

Apr 20, 2018
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In April, the book discussion will be about While I’m Falling by Laura Moriarty.  Join the fun at 5:15 pm on Tuesday, April 24th.  Refreshments will be served.

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Money Smart Week

Apr 20, 2018

 Money is something that all of us need but few of us want to talk about the mechanics of budgeting.  Join us on Monday, April 23rd, at 5:15 PM for a Money Smarts Seminar featuring Bron Briggs.

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