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Qigong Classes

Every Tuesday in July: 6:00pm – 7:00pm – Iroquois Avenue Branch Library, 4212 Iroquois Ave. Call 451-7082 to register for classes at the Iroquois Branch. Every Thursday in July: 10:30am – 11:30am – Blasco Library, 160 E Front St. Call … Continue reading

Family Art Night

Blasco Library – Wednesday, July 30, 6:30pm – 8:00pm Families are invited to sign up together to paint a family portrait together. Materials provided! Please call 451-6927 to register.

Erie County Public Library E-Newsletter – July Edition

Hello Everyone! July is usually a bustling time at the Library, and this year is proving to be no exception. The Summer Reading Program–Fizz, Boom, Read! is in full swing and is packed with activities. In addition to family friendly … Continue reading

Mango Premiere

Have you ever watched a foreign film and thought that might be an interesting way to learn a new language? Well, that option is now available on the library’s database: Mango Languages. There is a small selection of foreign language … Continue reading

Senior Days

Thursday, August 14, 1:00pm – 3:00pm Come take a basic drawing lesson from Peggy Brace. Supplies will be provided. All Senior Day events take place at the Blasco Library and are free and open to the public.

E-Reader One-on-One Help Sessions

Did you know the library has thousands of FREE e-books that you can download 24/7? Sign up for a one-on-one help session with your device, where a librarian will assist you in accessing our free catalog of e-books. Appointments are … Continue reading

Summer Reading Program

Summer Reading Program June 9-August 9, 2014 Sponsored by the Friends of the Library Printable Schedule Early Readers: ages birth through 9 — Pick up your reading folder and prize bag at any library outlet. Achieve your reading goals and … Continue reading

National Library Week

In Erie’s Vital Signs for 2014, the Times News identified early learning as the “linchpin” for Erie’s long term success. The analysis is right on the mark, but I would even take that one step further. What is the one … Continue reading

Learning Express Database Updated

The GED test is brand new, effective January 2, 2014.  And, we have just the thing to help people who want to take the test. Our Learning Express Library database was recently updated to version 3.0, which features the brand … Continue reading

Erie County Public Library Welcomes Jude Shingle as Artist in Residence Program’s Inaugural Artist

The Erie County Public Library, with generous support from the Friends of the Erie County Library, welcomes Fine Artist, Videographer and Director of Box of Light Studios, Jude Shingle as its very first Artist in Residence. Jude’s residency will begin … Continue reading