Featured Library Events

The library is open and currently operating with normal business hours and reduced capacity. Curbside service is still available on request. Our virtual collections remain available 24/7 for patrons. Anyone can sign up for a free digital library card.

SPRING BOOK SALE!
Offering books, audiobooks and videos!

Spring is here! Visit the library to check out our used book sale in the children’s library! We have thousands of hardcover and paperback books, along with audio books and DVDs. Stop by today and find your next spring read!

EARTH DAY – FREE ELECTRONICS RECYCLING!
Saturday, April 24th @ 10am

We’re celebrating Earth Day this year with a free electronics recycling event! Bring your old electronics to the library and we’ll recycle them in a safe and environmentally friendly way. Learn more on Facebook!

SOMERSET COUNTY STORY STROLL
Telling stories across town, page to page

We’re partnering with other local libraries for the Somerset County Story Stroll! Read a children’s book while you walk through Uptown Somerset. Learn more about this program and find out what 6 books are available to read at different locations around the county on our story stroll page.

TAX FORMS AVAILABLE NOW!
1040 and 1040-SR forms

Tax season is here, and we’re here to help! Stop by the library to receive a 1040 or 1040-SR Federal tax form. 

GET A LIBRARY CARD
Access our digital resources online!

Signup for a free temporary library card that will give you immediate access to our e-book, digital audiobook, and RB Digital magazine collections. Stop by the library and claim your physical card any time!

LIBRARY MOBILE HOTSPOT INTERNET PROGRAM
Get low-cost internet through the library

An internet hotspot checkout program is currently available in collaboration with the Somerset County Library to check out an affordable internet option for $35 per month to library patrons. For a complete description of the program, visit hotspot.maryslibrary.com.

UKULELE CHECKOUTS
Available at the Front Desk

The Biesecker Library is offering free ukulele checkouts! Anyone interested in learning and practicing a musical instrument can stop by the front desk and check out a ukulele for free, or join a waitlist if none are available. Learn more

MONTHLY BOOK CLUBS
1st Tuesday book club: May 4th @ 6:00pm

New members always welcome! Call 445-4011 or stop by the Front Desk for more information on how to join.  Meeting dates and current selections can be found online: MSBPL Book Club Information

S.C.R.I.B.E.S. WRITER’S GROUP
Tuesday, May 11th @ 6:30pm

If you’re 18 or over and write fiction in your spare time, consider joining our monthly SCRIBES writer’s group led by Pat Kuna and Debra Kinney!  Sign up here!

VIRTUAL STORYTIME AND TODDLER TIME
On Facebook Live!

We’re hosting Virtual Story Time events through Facebook Live! Join us on Wednesdays for Toddler Time, and Bonnie Miller every other Friday at 10:30 am for children’s books and activities. Learn more and look for archived sessions on Facebook.