Bubble Games

Join us at Blasco on Tuesday July 12th at 7 pm in the H.O. Hirt Auditorium for professional bubble entertainer Doug Rougeux’s free interactive show for children and families. Visit our Events Calendar for full program information. Get ready to laugh, play, and blow bubbles as big as your head!

Bayfront Bookshelf

Visit the Friends of the Erie County Public Library’s Bayfront Bookshelf Gift Shop, located in the lobby of the Blasco Library. The Bayfront Bookshelf Gift Shop is a venture of the Friends of the Erie County Public Library. All proceeds from the shop help fund library programs. The hours of operation are: Monday through Thursday … Continue reading Bayfront Bookshelf


The Teen Space is your Space to Create! Erie is the place to be for teens and the Teen Space at the Blasco Library is the place to be this summer! If you’re a teenager in grades 6 – 12, Teen Services at the Erie County Library has you covered.  All summer we will have … Continue reading Teens

2016 Summer Artist In Residence

This summer, residents will have the opportunity to take a free, all-day metalworking classes with Ms. Jacobs at one of the Library’s five locations. In the class, Electro Etching and Cold Connection Jewelry, participants will learn how to create copper jewelry through an introduction to basic metalsmithing techniques they can easily repeat at home. Participants … Continue reading 2016 Summer Artist In Residence

Summer Library Challenge 2016

On Your Mark, Get Set, Read! June 11 – August 15 You’re Invited: Participate in a mind-expanding summer reading challenge at the Erie County Public Library! Everyone Can Participate: The challenge is open to children, teens, and adults. Register and Join in the Fun: Registration begins on June 11th at the Blasco Memorial Library, Bookmobile, … Continue reading Summer Library Challenge 2016

Mobile Hotspots

T-Mobile Hotspot Lending Program The Erie County Public Library T-Mobile Hotspot is an easy-to-use, mobile hotspot that connects your tablet, laptop and other Wi-Fi–enabled device to the Internet. You can connect up to 10 devices to 4G LTE and 3G networks. Visit the T-Mobile Coverage Map for  your area to confirm coverage. What do I need to … Continue reading Mobile Hotspots