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remembering the frozen flood
Native american artifacts
The Mike and Bettye Rose
Native American Collection
now in collection at the
Breathitt County Public Libraryfeaturing hundreds of arrow heads, spear points fish hooks, and ceremonial artifacts including a very
rare Coptic pot.
To serve the informational and educational needs of the citizens of Breathitt County through the acquisition and maintenance of quality materials, programs, and other services in a manner commensurate with responsible fiscal governance.
We recently remembered, quite possibly, the worst storm in Kentucky's history, the 1939 Frozen Flood. This July marks the 75th anniversary of this terrible event and on June 28th the Library held a special "get-together" to remember and learn about the Frozen Flood with author Gary B. Agee.
Accelerated Reader- Book finder for the school-based testing system.
Reading Counts- Book finder for the Library's Summer Reading testing system.
FactHound- A "safe search" site for your family with fun, education based media.
E-Books- Kentucky Libraries Unbound, this is the e-book software used by the Library.
YouTube- Follow the Library for the newest videos featuring happenings at the BCPL.
Stephen D. Bowling
Heritage Center &
Media Specialist &
Cataloging & Circulation
Join the Breathitt County Public Library in our annual spook-tacular as Tales of Terror returns for its 7th year of fear!
Tales of Terror: Jackson's Scariest Haunted Attraction is an impressive walk-through event that puts its guests into a horror story. "This year the story doesn't only unfold in front of our guests, but they get to be a part of the story".
Stay tuned for more information about this year's theme, operating times and all of Tales of Terror's haunted fun @ the
Operating Dates: October 17th, 23rd, 24th, 25th, 28th, 30th, 31st
Ghost Walking Tours: October 14th - Family Friendly Tour
October 27th - Haunted Ghost Walk featuring Creatures from Tales of Terror and live reenactments of some of Jackson's most infamous murders and events!