Featured Library Events

BIRD SCOUTS Science Action Club
Meets Wednesdays in May @ 3:30-5:00PM

This is an after-school program for grades 5-8 that meets three more times (May 16, 23, 30). Learn how to use tools and technology to identify local species, investigate environmental changes that impact bird behavior, and report your findings to a database at Cornell University.  SIGN UP online.

Local Author Event: Andrea Niapas
Streaming now online!

Did you miss the discussion with local author Andrea Niapas and her new book “The Secret Life of a Bridge Player”?  Catch up on the details of the true story of serial killer Gary Allen Robbins and real-life ties to Somerset County by streaming the archived talk online.

MONTHLY BOOK CLUBS
Next Club Meets May 22nd

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

“Black Panther” (PG-13, 2018)
Movie Night: Friday June 8th @ 6:15pm

Join us for the recently released movie “Black Panther” (PG-13, 2018) 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.  

WRITER’S GROUP
Next Meeting: Tuesday June 12th @ 7pm

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.

TECH TUTORING
Next Sessions: June 20th-23rd, 2018

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.  

CLASS: EXPLORE DIGITAL VOICE ASSISTANTS
Wednesday June 20th @ 6pm 

Join us for an informal conversation on the current state and future of voice assistants and artificial intelligence.  An overview of Alexa, Google Home, & Siri will help to guide the discussion. Call 814-445-4011 or  SIGN UP online.

CLASS: E-BOOKS & AUDIO BOOKS
Thursday June 21st @ 6pm

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.

CLASS: LEARN HOW TO SCAN & DIGITIZE
Friday June 22nd @ 6pm

Learn how to scan & digitize documents, photos, slides, negatives, audio, video & more with our permanent scanning stations.
– SIGN UP for the class online. 
– RESERVE TIME on the scanning stations (up to 2 hours per day per patron). 

“A Wrinkle in Time” (PG, 2018)
Saturday Movie: June 23rd @ 1:00pm

Join us for the recently released movie “A Wrinkle in Time” (PG, 2018) 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.