News & Events
150 Years of Entrepreneurship, Enterprise and Legacy
Tuesday, September 14 – Friday, September 17, at 6:30 PM (except Friday at 6 PM)
Wednesday, September 15 – 6:30 PM
- S. R. Dresser: His Company & Magnificent Mansion Presenter: Marc South
- Louis Emery, Jr.: His Legacy & Enduring Impact Presenter: Meredith Fesenmeyer
Thursday, September 16 – 6:30 PM
- The Refinery: Its Beginning, and Its Connection to Racing Presenter: Fred Proper,
- John C. Looker: The Man and His Impact on the Area Presenter: Dennis Stromberg, Great Grandson
Friday, September 17 – 6:00 PM
Stories From the Oil Patch: Interactive Audience Discussion Presenter: Mike Nenno
Middle Ground Book Club
Thursday, September 2, 5 PM
Thursday, September 2, 16, & 30 at 12 PM, Virtual
Featuring: Kumbha Moon Soap Co.
Wednesday, September 8 at 6 PM
Mondays & Fridays at 11 AM (except Labor Day)
The Test Kitchen
Saturday, September 11 & 25 at 12 PM, Virtual
Monday, September 13, 27, & 30 at 6 PM
Juice Box Heroes
Wednesday, September 15 at 11 AM
Basic PowerPoint Class
Thursday, September 16 at 5:30 PM
This in-person program will cover the BASICS of the presentation software, Microsoft PowerPoint. PowerPoint is an essential program for work, and school. No prior experience with PowerPoint is required. Registration is necessary for this program as attendance will be limited to eight (8) to allow for social distancing requirements. To register: call 814-362-6527, visit the Circulation Desk, or email email@example.com.
Wednesday, September 22, at 6 PM
It’s never to early to begin planning for Halloween! Attend the next session of Copy Cat to make your own “book of spells,” perfect for your Halloween scene. While supplies will be provided, participants are encouraged to bring any unique items that they may wish to incorporate into their creation (i.e. plastic bugs, bats, skeleton, etc.). See you Wednesday, September 22 at 6 PM. Participation is limited to twelve (12) individuals, so register early! Call 814-362-6527 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Teen Book Club
Tuesday,September 21 at 5PM
Tuesday, September 14 at 5 PM (3rd-7th grade) and 5:45 PM (8th-12th grade)
Wednesday, September 15, at 4:30 PM via Zoom
Wednesday, September 15 at 7 PM
Evening Storytime is returning, virtually in September. This is a prerecorded event that posts to the library’s Facebook page on Wednesday evenings. If area adults would like to read two children’s stories, please contact Judy Carr to schedule an appointment to be recorded. Email email@example.com
The French and Indian War
Thursday, September 23 at 7 PM, Virtual
Monday, September 27 at 6 PM
Do you have a creative work you would enjoy sharing with others (i.e. story, poem, music, art, pictures, etc.)? Then the library is your venue! Creative Share is welcoming adult participants for this in-person program.
Stop by the library during Banned Books Week! Check out our book display, enter a 4-person team in our Banned Books Trivia night, and engage in other fun activities!
Banned Books Trivia Night
Wednesday, September 29 at 6 PM
Join us for a night of fun as we raise awareness about censorship. Banned Books Week (Sept. 26 – Oct. 2) is an annual event celebrating our freedom to read. The theme of this year’s event is “Books Unite Us. Censorship Divides Us.” Form a team (Max. 4 people) and square off against others for a chance to win BACC gift certificates that are good at several local businesses! Registrations are encouraged to ensure adequate supplies are on hand. Register your team at the Circulation Desk or email firstname.lastname@example.org
News & Updates
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