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Black Earth Police Facebook Page Black Earth Village Office Historic Flooding Disaster Recovery Account - State Bank of Cross Plains People's Community Bank / Mazomanie Area Flood... more

Water/Flood Damaged Books

If you can return your water damaged items, do so in person. Do not put wet items in the book drop or items will damage other items. Place items in plastic and bring the item into the library when it is... more

Book Discussion - The Death and Life of the Great Lakes by Dan Egan

Sat, 09/29/2018 - 10:00am
The book, selected as the 2018 Go Big Read, will be discussed at various library locations around Dane County.  A UW iSchool student will lead our discussion.  The author, Dan Egan, will... more

Trivia Night!

Sat, 10/06/2018 - 7:00pm
Trivia Night is Sat., Oct. 6 at Base Camp Cafe in Mazomanie! This will be a fun night of competition to raise funds for the Mazomanie and Black Earth libraries. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and the action... more

Sample Day at Coffee with a Cop

Thu, 10/11/2018 - 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.  January -- New Year's Resolutions -- Low... more

Beyond the Ingenue - Music Theatre of Madison

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 7:00pm
Girl power, musical theatre style! Ingenue characters, who appear in most musicals, are defined by various sources as "naive," "unwordly," "unsophisticated," "innocent," "young and with little experience... more

Carolyn's Picks

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  • At Black Earth Public Library since 2007
  • Hometown: Fort Wayne, IN
  • All-time Favorite Book: The Confederacy of Dunces by John Kennedy Toole

Most recently enjoyed movie/TV show: The Expanse, The Uninvited

Now Reading:  Have Black Lives Ever Mattered? by Mumia Abu-Jamal

Now Listening To: H.P. Lovecraft's Book of the Supernatural

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Kirsten's Picks

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  • At Black Earth Public Library since 2010
  • Hometown: Madison
  • Favorite New Picture Book: Hannah and Sugar by Kate Berube

Now Reading: Are You Somebody: the accidental memoir of a Dublin woman by Nuala O'Faolain

Now Listening to: Truly Devious by Maureen Johnson

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Michelle's Picks

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  • 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 Reading: Glow Kids by Kardaras Nicholas

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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: House of the Hunted by Mark Mills, A Little Life by Hanya Yanagihara

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