get school supplies at the library

Drive-by backpack & supplies giveaway!

When and Where

First Baptist Church Apache

Thursday August 6 from 6 pm unitl we run out.

301 E. Franklin (First Baptist Church)

Follow the signs and stay in your vehicle.

We’ll bring the backpack and supplies to you!

Apache Community Blood Drive: Thursday August 6, from 2:30 to 5:30 pm. Apache Public Library on the Bloodmobile.

Schedule an Appointment

Contact Kelly Lunsford at 580-215-9151.

Give Blood and Get Good Things in Return

Donors get a coupon for a FREE Honey Butter Chicken Biscuit from Whataburger.

Donate and get a free COVID-19 antibody test. You must make an appointment. You’ll get test results in the mail post-donation. The FDA has not reviewed the test and it is not meant for diagnosis or treatment of COVID-19. You must be 18 years old or older to get an antibody test.

We’re following CDC recommendations.

Get a T-shirt and more!

Donors also get a Gone Savin’ Lives t-shirt (while we have them) and a choice of tickets:

  • 1 entry to the Science Museum of Oklahoma.
  • 2 entries to Safari Joes’ H20.
  • 1 entry to Frontier City.

The library is closed to the public for the time being.

Corona Virus News and Info

Coronavirus Call Center 877-215-8336

The OK Department of Health has a Coronavirus Call Center to answer questions. They are taking calls 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The Center can connect with Spanish interpreters. Hours may change, visit to check.

Oklahoma Covid-19 Resources. This page has resources for Oklahomans to find services and information related to the COVID-19 virus. It covers issues like unemployment, vehicle registration, etc.

Learning and Reading

Here’s a few websites to help you stay active and engaged:

Digital Prairie Research & Discovery
Articles, info and more from popular magazines and journals. You should be able to get into ebsco databases without having to log in.

Tumble Books
For a while, you can get into this collection of books through a trial.

A fun way to learn a language.

Kids’ Connection
A round-up of great places for kids to learn, read and connect!

Stay safe and well, everyone!

Exciting news! Ebooks, audiobooks and more are coming to Apache. The library is joining the OK Virtual Library.

That means you’ll be able to borrow eBooks, audios and movies on your favorite mobile device or computer for free. Read, listen, or watch instantly or download for later. No long waiting lines or late fees! All you need is a library card in good standing.

How to Get Started

You will need your library card number and a PIN. Call us or come by to get your PIN.

See What’s in the Collection

The virtual library has all the popular titles and best sellers you love. You’ll also find special reading rooms for kids and teens and a business collection.

borrow ebooks

Best of all – when the library is closed, the OK Virtual Library is open!

You’ll Love Libby – the App

Instantly borrow free ebooks and audiobooks to read on your device or Kindle. Works with all smart phones, tablets, computers, and eReaders.

libby the ebook app

Get Help and Support

This project (through the OK Dept of Libraries) was made possible in part by the Institute of Museum and Library Services.

Michael grew up in Apache since he was 5 and graduated from Apache in 2008. His families are the Roses and Rowans and his parents are Scott and Taci Rose.

3 am poetry and prose by Michael Bowen

Purchase Michael’s Book Online

Michael worked in Apache for several years after high school, and then moved to Lawton to work and attend Cameron University. His writings deal with spiritual matters and learning to know and accept oneself, in both the good and the bad qualities.

Connect with Michael on his Facebook Page >

Book Signing: When & Where

  • Saturday – September 10th
  • 10 am to Noon at The Apache Public Library

$1.00 per book sold online or in person will be donated to Lawton/Ft. Sill veteran’s center.

Donate blood and get good things in return!

Apache Community Blood Drive

you otter give blood

When and Where

  • Tuesday, August 16
  • 3 to 6 pm
  • Bohard Building

Donor Goodies

Donors get 2 free tickets to the OKC zoo AND a really cute t-shirt.



Don’t miss out on your chance to win this beautiful, Apache-themed quilt! Plus, you’ll be helping out the library. Come by the library for your shot to win.

1 chance for $1.00 or 6 chances for $5.00


quilt with Apache, OK themed squares