Featured Library Events

SUMMER QUEST 2018
This year’s theme is “Libraries Rock!”

Our Summer Quest and Learning programs are now available for all ages. This year we’ve added a STEM activities week for kids in grades 3-5. READ more about it or  SIGN UP online.

TECH TUTORING @ Somerfest
Next Sessions: July 21st-22nd, 2018

Learn more about how to optimize your use of computers, phones or tablets with a FREE customized session! Note: $3 General Admission fee will be required to enter Somerfest Grounds for prior to 5pm.  Read more about it and SIGN UP online.  

CLASS: E-BOOKS & AUDIO BOOKS
 Saturday July 21st @ 1pm at Somerfest

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: EXPLORE DIGITAL VOICE ASSISTANTS
Sunday July 22nd @ 1pm at Somerfest

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
Wednesday July 25th @ 5pm

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). 

MONTHLY BOOK CLUBS
Next Clubs Meet Tuesday July 24th

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

Local Author Event: Joyce Tremel
Saturday July 28th @ 1pm: Chalk the Block

Event will be held during Uptown Somerset’s Chalk the Block weekend
The author will be presenting her “Brewing Trouble” mystery series all day with a presentation @ 1pm. Books will be available for signing and sale

“Early Man” (PG, 2018)
Friday Movie: August 3rd @ 6:15pm

Join us for the recently released movie “Early Man” (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.  

WRITER’S GROUP
Next Meeting: Tuesday August 14th @ 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.

“Avengers: Infinity War” (PG-13, 2018)
Movie Night: Friday August 24th @ 6:15pm

Join us for the recently released movie “Avengers: Infinity Wars” (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.