Featured Library Events

 

BLIND DATE WITH A BOOK!
Through December 31st

Looking for something new to read but aren’t sure what to pick next? Drop by the library to check out our Blind Date With a Book, and read a book you might not have found yourself! Learn more on Facebook

MISS JOANN’S PRESCHOOL STORY HOUR!
Tuesdays @ 10:30 am

Join Miss Joann for Preschool Story Hour starting on October 4th!  On Tuesdays at 10:30 am, kids ages 3-5 and their parents are invited to join us for fun and learning with crafts, story time, activities and snacks.Click here to learn more about our fall kids programs and sign up!

WINTER SPEAKER SERIES
Next event Friday, December 6th @ 6:00 pm

We’re kicking off a special craft-themed Winter Speaker Series at the library in conjunction with FIRST FRIDAYS Uptown! Our first speaker is Deb Barndt who will demonstrate how to make a Snow Gnome. Materials are guaranteed only for those who RSVP.  Sign up here if you plan to attend!

TODDLER TIME!
Wednesdays @ 10:30 am

Join us for Toddler Time! Every Wednesday at 10:30 am, kids ages 1-3  and their parents are invited to join us for fun and learning with stories, crafts, sing-a-long and more fun! Click here to learn more and sign up!

FREE TECH TUTORING!
Signup for Sessions: December 21st-23rd

The Library’s monthly tech tutoring sessions continue in December 2022. Interested patrons can sign up for a personalized 45 minute session to answer your technology questions. Read more about it or signup for a session online.

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. For a complete description of the program, visit hotspot.maryslibrary.com.

SCRIBES WRITERS GROUP
Next meeting Dec. 18th @ 1:00pm 

Join our monthly SCRIBES Writer’s Group! All fiction writers over 18 are welcome to take part! To sign up, submit an application form online through our website.

MONTHLY BOOK CLUBS
1st Tuesday book club: Dec. 6th @ 6:00pm

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

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