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We invite you to spend a few moments looking at our new library Web site. With help from the State Library of Iowa and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation we are able to create a place on the Web where you, our customers, can explore, learn and get help with all your information needs. 

Library Summer Hours start June 1

The Blakesburg Public Library will begin summer hours Tuesday, June 1. The library will be open Monday 4:30 - 8:30 p.m.; Tuesday 530 - 8:30 p.m.; Wednesday 4:30 - 8:30 p.m.; Thursday -- Closed; Friday 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.; Saturday 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.  Masks are not required, but are still encouraged, as is the use of hand sanitizer, social distancing and frequent hand-washing.   

All services including circulation, printing, photocopying, reference/research assistance, interlibrary loan, etc., are available to patrons. 

Here's what's happening at the library the week of June 6-12

Monday hours: 4:30 - 8:30 p.m.  Adult Coloring 6:30 p.m.

Tuesday hours 5:30 - 8:30 p.m. BRIDGES Virtual Library Presentation (How to download Ebooks, AudioBooks, Magazines and Videos).

Wednesday hours 4:30 - 8:30 p.m. Family Movie Feature Film with free popcorn and beverages 6:30 p.m.

Thursday - closed

Friday hours 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Children's story time with stories, crafts and activities 10:00 a.m.  Crazy 8's Math (fun math activities) 10:30 a.m. 

Saturday hours: 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.  Youth Summer Reader's Theatre 10:00 a.m.; Lunch @ the Library 11:45 a.m.  Library Karoake 12:00 p.m.


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Would you like to see what books or movies are available at your library? Use this link to search the Blakesburg Public Library's Online card catalog.      



Use this link to find and download free e-books, audio books, magazines and watch steaming videos. You will need your library card number to download up to three items for a 14-day loan period.





Use this link for homework help, college-prep and career practice tests, career resources and special resources for veterans.  Visit with your librarian to see how to set up your own account for this wonderful program. 


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