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May is Library Card Month

Getting a library card is fast and easy! To have our staff issue you a card, just bring one of the following (current) proofs of address listed below to any outlet of the Erie County Public Library. Download and fill … Continue reading

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May Computer Classes

Register for May computer classes now! Just $5. Payment must be made in person at the Blasco Library Information desk. Call 451-6927 for more information May 1, 5:00pm – 8:00pm: Access May 6, 9:00am – 12:00pm: Excel May 8, 5:00pm … Continue reading

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Qigong Classes

Classes take place at the Iroquois Avenue Branch Library, 4212 Iroquois Ave. Tuesday, April 29th: 6:00pm – 7:00pm Jeff Castle will be teaching these free Qigong classes. Qigong is the practice of aligning breath, movement, and awareness for exercise and … Continue reading

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Blasco Concert Series – Hirt Auditorium

Free and open to the public. Sunday, April 27th – 2:00pm Gem City Jazz Ensemble Thursday, May 1st – 7:00pm Erie Jr. Philharmonic Ensembles

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Remembering the Pennsylvania Railroad

Come and join us for a presentation given by local author: Ken Springirth on his newest book – Remembering the Pennsylvania Railroad at the Iroquois Branch Library located at 4212 Iroquois Avenue on Saturday, April 26th from 1-2PM. Please call … Continue reading

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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

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April Computer Classes

Register for April computer classes now! Just $5. Payment must be made in person at the Blasco Library Information desk. Call 451-6927 for more information April 24, 5:00pm – 7:00pm: Files and Folders April 29, 9:00am – 12:00pm: Laptops

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Erie County Public Library E-Newsletter – April Edition

Since April and bunnies seem to go hand-in-hand, I thought I’d lead with a picture from our popular “Rabbits 101” classes, now being held at all outlets of the Erie County Public Library.  Check out this month’s “Update” to get … Continue reading

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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

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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

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