Featured Library Events

FREE Folk Music Concert: “Hungrytown”
Friday August 17th @ 7:00pm

Come out and join “Hungrytown”, a Vermont-based folk musician duo Rebecca Hall and Ken Anderson for a FREE concert in the basement of the library. You can read more about the band on their website, http://hungrytown.net/. We’re also collecting canned goods to donate to Somerset Area Food Pantry.  Please bring a canned good or two to the concert and donate to this local cause!  Admission is free, but seating is limited. To reserve your seat, call 814-445-4011 or SIGN UP online.  

AMERICORPS POSITION AVAILABLE
Application Open until September 1st, 2018

The Library is teaming up with Laurel Arts and Somerset, Inc. to offer a new 35 hour/week position for a “Community Outreach and Programming Specialist” through AmeriCorps. READ more about it or  SUBMIT a RESUME online.

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

SUMMER QUEST 2018
Final Book Reviews Due August 18th

Our Summer Quest and Learning programs are wrapping up and our weekly summer programs have concluded. Final book review for kids and teens must be submitted by August 18th. READ more about it or  SIGN UP online.

FREE TECH TUTORING
Next Sessions: August 22nd-25th, 2018

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: EXPLORE DIGITAL VOICE ASSISTANTS
Wednesday August 22nd @ 6pm

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
Thursday August 23rd @ 6pm

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 August 24th @ 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.

“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.  

MONTHLY BOOK CLUBS
Next Club Meets Tuesday August 28th

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