Join us in the H.O. Hirt Auditorium, Sunday, July 31st at 1:30 for our July Blasco Film Series Selection: Life of Pi, based on Yann Martel’s the international best-selling book of the same title. Find the full description on our Events Calendar.
Even Groovier – Pete the Cat is coming to visit Blasco! Meet Pete the Cat on Thursday, July 28 from 10am – 1pm. Families will enjoy storytimes and activities as well as have a chance to meet Pete and take pictures with him. Visit our Events Calendar and take a sneak-peak at Pete’s rockin’ day at Blasco Library!
Join the Erie Society for Genealogical Research at 6 p.m. in the Heritage Room at the Blasco Memorial Library on July 26th. Led by professional genealogist Claire Butler, members from the ESGR Breaking Down Brick Walls SIG welcome anyone interested in puzzling out their genealogy. You do not need to be a member of ESGR … Continue reading Genealogy: Breaking Down Brick Walls
Grab your white shoes and magic sunglasses and head down to the library for Pete the Cat storytimes and activities that the whole family will enjoy. Groovy! Pete the Cat Storytimes: Edinboro Branch: Monday, July 25 from 10 – 10:30am Iroquois Branch: Tuesday, July 26 from 10 – 10:30am Millcreek Branch: Wednesday, July 27 from 10 – 10:30am
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
Lots of great things are happening this summer at the Blasco Library Teen Space! Visit our new Teen page to see what we are up to and find Teen Programs on our Events Calendar for teens in Grades 6-12.
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
The Erie County Public Library is pleased to announce its 2016 Summer Artist in Residence. Danielle Jacobs is a multi-talented artist based in Erie. This summer, community members will have the opportunity to take a free, all-day metalworking classes with Ms. Jacobs at one of the Library’s five locations. Learn more and view the class … Continue reading 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
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