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Art Display Space at the Blasco Library

January marks the beginning of a new Art Display Space at the Blasco Library. Our first exhibit comes to us from McDowell High School’s Digital Arts Classes taught by Bethany Krowsoski and Mike Prather.  The students’ art is illustrative of … Continue reading

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Another Way to Search for Jobs

The ReferenceUSA database has a new module which enables you to search for a job and prepare for a new career. You can search by job type, keywords, geography, and estimated salary in the U.S. Jobs and Internships module. The … Continue reading

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Be Social At The Library

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Just in time for summer reading for kids: BookFlix

A new database has been added to our  Power Library suite of resources, which is funded by the State Library of Pennsylvania.  It is “BookFlix” produced by Scholastic. BookFlix is geared towards children, ages PreK- grade 3.   It is an … Continue reading

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Fishing Tackle Loaner Program

Did you know you can borrow a fishing pole and tackle box from the Blasco Library? All you need is a library card (adults are responsible for obtaining a fishing license). Many thanks to the donors who make this program … Continue reading

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Perry 200 Parade Reprise

The Perry 200 Parade was a success from our viewpoint aboard the library version of the “Book-Ship Niagara”. It was great to see so many of our loyal library supporters waving and cheering from the crowd. Many thanks to our … Continue reading

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Android App

Download our app for your Android device from: erie.boopsie.com Download the Erie Library mobile app and access the library website, catalog and events anytime, anywhere. Search for books, movies, music and more. With “My Account”, renew checked out items and … Continue reading

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Debut of new library catalog and parent/child Internet area

Thanks to a generous grant from Dr. John M. Ferretti and Dr. Silvia M. Ferretti, we have updated the library catalog and established a Parent with Child Internet area. The Parent/Child Internet area is made of 3 parent computers with … Continue reading

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Find Your Ancestors At The Blasco Library

Do you need something to do with your free time this summer? Why not search for your family roots? Genealogy research is one of the most popular hobbies in America today. The Blasco Library Heritage room has a large amount … Continue reading

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Stuffed Animal Sleepover At Blasco Library

A Stuffed Animal Sleepover was held in the Children’s Library on Monday, June 18th. Children brought their favorite stuffed animals to the Blasco Library on Monday night for stories and lullabies. The children went home to sleep and the stuffed … Continue reading

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