New Teen Space Computers

We now have 3 computers in the Teen Space! You must be between the age of 12-17 and have a library card. Teens can access the internet, PA Power Library, Word, PowerPoint, Publisher and more in the Teen Space on the second floor of the Blasco Library.

Summer 2017 Computer Classes

Summer 2017 Computer Classes Computer Classes are available at the Blasco Memorial Library in the Blasco Computer Training Lab located on the 2nd Floor. We offer general computer classes and classes focusing on Microsoft Office Suite products. All classes require registration by calling any branch of the Erie County Public Library  or emailing There … Continue reading Summer 2017 Computer Classes

Awesome Dinosaur Summer Program 2017

What is Awesome Dinosaur?   Awesome Dinosaur currently consists of co-founders Annie Schmitt and Jude Shingle, who develop and promote Science, Art and Technology classes for kids in Erie, PA. Class topics include Minecraft, LEGO, Animation, Coding, Video Production and Robotics. The Friends of the Erie County Public Library have generously funded a series of … Continue reading Awesome Dinosaur Summer Program 2017

Summer Library Challenge

On your mark, get set, read  | June 12th – August 12th You’re invited to participate in an exciting summer reading challenge at the Erie County Public Library. RULES: The challenge is open to children, teens, and adults. Registration begins June 12th at all ECPL outlets. Everyone who completes 5 hours of reading will receive … Continue reading Summer Library Challenge

The Blasco Library will be undergoing renovations in our entryway and first floor starting April 18th.  As we prepare for construction, you may notice things are not quite where you remember. We will be open during renovations and will continue to offer programs and services as scheduled. Expect to see lots of changes throughout the … Continue reading

In the News

2017 Friends of Drake Well MEET-U will visit the library. Read the press release here. Library welcomes author William Kowalski for an evening reading and signing of his new book, “The Best Polish Restaurant in Buffalo.” Read the press release here. Erie County programs honored by National Association of Counties. Read the press release here. … Continue reading In the News

My Reading History FAQ

Maintain My Reading History – Instructions and FAQ Maintain My Reading History is a feature that allows you to save a list of everything that you check out from the library starting when you “opt-in.”  If you decide to enable this feature, you should be aware of the privacy implications of saving your reading history … Continue reading My Reading History FAQ