Featured Library Events

WRITER’S GROUP
Next Meeting: Tuesday, October  8 @ 6:30pm

Join us for a monthly Writer’s Group which meets the 2nd Tuesday of each month. The group was started by Ms. Maeve Murray, who holds a Master of Arts in Creative Writing from Carlow University and is currently being moderated by Debra Kinney and Patricia Kuna. Read more about the group and SIGN UP ONLINE.

STE(A)M Workshop for Grades K-5
Meets Saturday, Octobe 12 @ 11am

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 TECHNOLOGY CLASSES
Acquire new skills with these monthly classes

Learn how to use library scanners to digitize documents & photos, explore digital voice assistants, sell on eBay, save money on your cell phone bill, and more! View class descriptions and SIGN UP online.

FREE TECH TUTORING
Next Sessions: September 26-28th, 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.  

ACCESS OUR DIGITAL LIBRARY RESOURCES
e-Books, digital Audio Books, and e-Magazines

Use “Overdrive“, “Libby“, and “RB Digital apps for free access our digital collection of ebooks, digital audiobooks & magazines. Need help figuring it out? Call 814-445-4011 or  SIGN UP online for a free class.

SUMMER USED BOOK SALE
Open During Regular Library Hours thru August 31st

We´ve been blessed with an abundance of book donations during the past several months and are overflowing at the seams with quality used books! The sale will be in the librarýs basement, daily through the end of August. New books will be brought out as existing stock is sold, so stop by often! Read more about it.  

UNION STREET PLAYGROUND LIBRARY PROGRAM
Storytime & Craft: Mondays @11am

Come join us for some programming under the pavilion at the Union Street Playground Mondays through August 5th! An outdoor storytime and craft is from 11am-12pm. Bring your bathing suits as the sprinkler will also be on!  No signup necessary, just show up!

MONTHLY BOOK CLUBS
Next Club Meets Tuesday, September 24 @ 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 OUTDOOR DRIVE-IN MOVIE @ Laurel Arts
Saturday August 31st @ 8:00pm

Come out and see the classic time travel flick that started it all “Back to the Future”(PG, 1985) The movie will be shown on the large field across the street from the Dressler Center at 214 Harrison Avenue. Space will be available to drive-in and park on the lawn or bring chairs and blankets to sit outside. This film is a collaborative effort of the Biesecker Library, Laurel Arts, and Somerset Inc called “Films on the Town”. FIND OUT MORE!