Featured Library Events

The library is open and currently operating with normal business hours and reduced capacity. Curbside service is still available on request. Our virtual collections remain available 24/7 for patrons. Anyone can sign up for a free digital library card.

SOMERSET COUNTY STORY STROLL
Telling stories across town, page to page

We’re partnering with other local libraries for the Somerset County Story Stroll! Read a children’s book while you walk through Uptown Somerset. Learn more about this program and find out what 6 books are available to read at different locations around the county on our story stroll page.

WINTER 2021 READING CHALLENGE
Track your books online through Beanstack

 From January 1st to January 31st, our library will participate in Beanstack’s Fourth Annual Winter Reading Challenge, sponsored by Simon & Schuster We challenge our patrons to keep track of their reading on our Beanstack site

GET A LIBRARY CARD
Access our digital resources online!

Signup for a free temporary library card that will give you immediate access to our e-book, digital audiobook, and RB Digital magazine collections. Stop by the library and claim your physical card any time!

ONLINE LEARNING TOOLS
Helpful back-to-school links

As kids prepare for school, whether at home or in person, it might help for them to brush up on their skills. Check out our page of online learning tools for a list of useful sites across the web!

LIBRARY MOBILE HOTSPOT INTERNET PROGRAM
Get low-cost internet through the library

An internet hotspot checkout program is currently available in collaboration with the Somerset County Library to check out an affordable internet option for $35 per month to library patrons. For a complete description of the program, visit hotspot.maryslibrary.com.

UKULELE CHECKOUTS
Available at the Front Desk

The Biesecker Library is offering free ukulele checkouts! Anyone interested in learning and practicing a musical instrument can stop by the front desk and check out a ukulele for free, or join a waitlist if none are available. Learn more

MONTHLY BOOK CLUBS
4th Tuesday book club: January 26th @ 7:00pm

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

VIRTUAL STORY TIME AND TODDLER TIME
On Facebook Live!

We’re hosting Virtual Story Time events through Facebook Live! Join us on Wednesdays for Toddler Time, and Bonnie Miller every other Friday at 10:30 am for children’s books and activities. Learn more and look for archived sessions on Facebook.