Featured Library Events

 

STE(A)M Workshop for Grades K-5
Saturday April 13th @ 10:00am,      Monday April 15th @ 5:00pm

Our STE(A)M workshop meets monthly on the second Saturday. Explore science, technology, engineering, arts, and math with kit building and special projects.  Admission is free, but please RSVP by calling 814-445-4011 or SIGN UP online.  

FREE TECH TUTORING
Next Sessions: April 19th-22nd, 2019

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
Friday April 19th @ 5pm

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: LEARN HOW TO SCAN & DIGITIZE
Saturday April 20th @ 3pm

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). 

CLASS: E-BOOKS & AUDIO BOOKS
 Monday April 21st @ 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.

MONTHLY BOOK CLUBS
Next Club Meets Tuesday April 23rd @ 7pm

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

Free Movie @ The Library
Saturday April 27th @ 1:00pm

Join us as part the Uptown Earth Day Festival for a screening of the Dr. Suess classic “The Lorax” (PG, 2012) at the Biesecker Library at 1:00PM! This is a collaborative effort of the Biesecker Library, Laurel Arts , and Somerset Inc called “Films on the Town”. SIGN UP online.

WRITER’S GROUP
Next Meeting: Tuesday May 14th @ 7pm

Join us for a monthly 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.