LinkCat Update & Planned Outage - December 6-10

  LINKcat will be offline for a scheduled software update beginning at 9 p.m. on Friday Dec. 6, and ending on Tuesday Dec. 10. This will affect all our public libraries in the seven-county... more

The Friends of the Black Earth Public Library Silent Auction of Art & Crafts

Sat, 11/16/2019 - 10:00am
The Friends of the Black Earth Public Library will again host a silent auction of local arts and crafts donated by our supporters.  Items to expect will include handcrafted wood cutting boards,... more

Toddler Fall/Winter Storytimes

Tue, 12/10/2019 - 10:00am
Storytimes include a craft or activity of the day's theme.  All ages are welcome.  Themes are subject to change without notice.  This is a drop-in program.  No registration required... more

Preschool Fall/Winter Storytimes

Tue, 12/10/2019 - 10:30am
September 10: A and B September 17: C and D September 24: E and F October 1: G and H October 8: I and J October 22: M and N October 29: No storytime this week November 5: No... more

Wii Games and Minecraft

Fri, 12/27/2019 - 2:00pm
Join us during winter break for Wii games and Minecraft.  Snacks and drinks will be provided and all ages are welcome.

Winter Early Literacy Play Dates

Wed, 01/08/2020 - 10:30am
Need to get out of the house this winter?  Well, come to the library and play!  Meet up with friends, play with toys, read some books, sing some songs, and just hang out.  Learn, grow,... more

Miles's Picks

Bitmoji Miles

  • At Black Earth Public Library since 2019
  • Hometown: Wood Lake, MN
  • Favorite Book: Never Grow Up by Jackie Chan

Podcasts Listening To: Joe Rogan Experience

TV Shows/Movies enjoyed:  Trailer Park Boys

Now Reading:  The Shining by Stephen King

Now Listening to:  Money Master: the game by Tony Robbins

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Kirsten's Picks

Bitmoji Kirsten

  • At Black Earth Public Library since 2010
  • Hometown: Madison
  • Favorite New Picture Book: Drawn Together by Minh Le


Now Reading:  White Rage by Carol Anderson

Now Listening to: The Fire Next Time by James Baldwin

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Michelle's Picks

Bitmoji Michelle

  • At Black Earth Public Library since 2014
  • Hometown: Middleton
  • Favorite Recent Release: Two by Two by Nicholas Sparks
  • Michelle is the keeper of the Recipes, too!

Now Listening To: Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens

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Donna's Picks

  • At Black Earth Public Library since 2014
  • Hometown: Madison
  • Favorite book of Favorite Author: Outlander by Diana Gabaldon
  • Check out Donna's column, the Book Nook, in the Star News!
  • Check out Donna's Suggestions, too!

Now Reading: Lost cat by Caroline Paul, Sophie by Emma Pearse, Playing with Fire by Tess Gerritsen

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Carolyn's Picks

Bitmoji Carolyn

  • At Black Earth Library since 2007
  • Hometown: Ft. Wayne, IN
  • Favorite Book Read Twice or More:  American Gods by Neil Gaiman

Now Reading: The other end of the leash: why we do what we do around dogs by Patricia McConnell

Recently Enjoyed Movies/TV Shows:  Living With Yourself

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