Featured Library Events


Meeting: Tuesday December 19th: 7-9pm

Join us for a newly formed Writer’s Group which meets the 2nd Tuesday of each month. The group is led by Ms. Maeve Murray, who holds a Master of Arts in Creative Writing from Carlow University. Read more about the group and SIGN UP ONLINE.

Next Sessions: December 27-29th

Learn more about how to optimize your use of computers, phones or tablets with a FREE customized session!   Read more about it and SIGN UP online.  

Wednesday December 27th @ 5pm

Learn how to use “Overdrive”, our digital collection of ebooks and digital audiobooks. After this FREE class, you’ll be able to checkout e-books and digital audiobooks to your Phone, Tablet, or Computer to read or listen offline. Call 814-445-4011 or  SIGN UP online.

You can help digitize local PA history!

Temporary scanning equipment is available now thru Nov. 30th. to digitize historic documents photographs, letters, postcards, slides, VHS, and audio cassette recordings.  A permanent scanning station will be installed in November with the next class on learning how to scan to be held on December 29th from 5-6pm.    SIGN UP for the class online.   Already know how to scan? RESERVE TIME on the scanning station (up to 2 hours per day per patron). NOTE: Scanning station is temporarily offline until December 15th,  2017 for an upgrade to new and better equipment!

“Despicable Me 3” (PG, 2017)
Saturday Movie: Dec. 16th @ 1:00pm

Join us for the recently released movie “Desipcable Me 3” (PG, 2017) projected on our giant 12-foot Screen.  Admission is free, but seating is limited. To reserve your seat, call 814-445-4011 or SIGN UP online.  

“The Force Awakens” (PG-13, 2015)
Movie Night: Thursday Dec. 14th @ 6:15pm

Join us in preparing for the upcoming release of Star Wars Episode 8 on December 15th by re-watching “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” (PG-13, 2015) projected on our giant 12-foot Screen.  Admission is FREE, but please RSVP to reserve your seat: call 814-445-4011 or SIGN UP online.  

LUNCHTIME TALK: Shiitake Mushrooms
Now Streaming Online…

Watch Mr. Walter Rucosky to learn more about the history, shape of, and how to grow shiitake mushrooms. Video from this event held on June 2nd, 2017 is streaming on both YouTube and Facebook channels.

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