Featured Library Events

Free Movie @ Laurel Arts Dance Center
Saturday March 16th @ 1:00pm

Join us for a free showing of the acclaimed culinary-themed film  “The Hundred-Foot Journey (PG, 2014) at the Laurel Arts Dance Center at 1:00PM! This is a collaborative effort of the Biesecker Library, Laurel Arts , and Somerset Inc called “Films on the Town”. Doors open at 12:00pm. Laurel Arts Dance Center is located at 601 Georgian Pl, Somerset, PA 15501. SIGN UP online.

MONTHLY BOOK CLUBS
Next Club Meets Tuesday March 26th

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

WRITER’S GROUP
Next Meeting: Tuesday April 9th @ 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.

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

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: January 23rd-26th, 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: LEARN HOW TO SCAN & DIGITIZE
Thursday January 24th @ 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). 

CLASS: E-BOOKS & AUDIO BOOKS
 Friday  January 25th @ 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.

CLASS: EXPLORE DIGITAL VOICE ASSISTANTS
Wednesday January 23rd @ 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.