Memorial Day Closure

Sat, 05/27/2017 (All day)
The library will be closed from Saturday, May 27th through Tuesday morning at 10am in observance of the Memorial Day weekend.

Sample Day at Coffee with a Cop

Thu, 06/08/2017 - 9:00am
Bring samples to share or try on the 2nd Thursday of each month at the Library Recipe Club's Sample Day, during the monthly Coffee with a Cop event.  May - Diabetic Friendly Recipes June -... more

Construction and Demolition! with Jim Birkel of Mad Science

Wed, 06/14/2017 - 10:00am
Witness Mr. Birkel's "mad" science experiments!  Potential experiments include demolition catapults and mini dynamite explosions.  This program is great for all ages.

Book Discussion - Don’t Let’s Go to the Dogs Tonight

Sat, 06/17/2017 - 10:00am
Praise for Don’t Let’s Go to the Dogs Tonight “The Africa of this beautiful book is not easy to forget. Despite, or maybe even because of, the snakes, the leopards, the malaria and the sheer craziness... more

Cars Party

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 2:00pm
Celebrate the release of the Disney movie Cars 3 with fun car themed crafts and some yummy treats.  This program is great for all ages.  No registration required.

Family History Research Help

Wed, 06/28/2017 - 10:00am
If your family tree has a few branches or leaves missing, stop by on the 4th Wednesday of the month, to learn about library resources to help you with this research.  Meet other people that are... more

2017 Summer Library Program

The theme for the 2017 summer reading program is "Build a Better World!"  From June 5 through July 28, you can come to the library and read for fun and prizes!  Here's how it works:  Get your reading record and start logging your reading time or book titles.  When you have read 5 books or for 5 hours, bring your reading record to the library and you'll earn a Reward Coin that you can keep or donate to your choice of 3 awesome organizations.  Check our calendar for  activities all summer long for kids and adults!

Library Recipe Club

  • Bring your recipes to exchange with other foodies.  Drop off a recipe to share and pick up a new one from one of your community members' favorites.   Your recipe could end up in a community cookbook someday!  
  • Bring samples to share on the 2nd Thursday of each month at Sample Day, during the monthly Coffee with a Cop event.
  • Each month will be a different theme. The June theme is Appetizers.  
  • Look at all the recipes we've shared here!

Donna's Suggestions

Are you looking for Black Earth Library staff picks?  Look no further!  Browse Donna's suggestions with the click of your mouse or mobile device.  Watch here for more of Donna's suggestions and other staff's picks.  Check out Donna's column, the Book Nook, in the News Sickle Arrow, too!  If you have suggestions or comments about these titles, we can add them, too.