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Community Blood Drives

For your convenience, you can schedule an appointment for a time that best fits your schedule through Community Blood Bank’s website,
Five blood drives will be held at the Blasco Memorial Library from 10 AM to 2 PM on the following Mondays:
  • April 24th
  • June 26th
  • August 28th
  • October 30th

If you wish to schedule an appointment with out creating a donor account, or for more information, please contact John McGranor at (814) 451-7329.

Blasco Film Series

Join us in the H.O. Hirt Auditorium on the last Sunday of every month for a featured film. All shows are free and open to the public.

January 29 Star Wars – The Force Awakens (2015) PG-13 136 min.
February 26 Groundhog Day (1993) PG 101 min.
March 26th Ben–Hur (2016) PG-13 123 min.
April 30 The Lone Ranger (2013) PG-13 149 min.
May 28 The Light Between Oceans (2016) PG-13 132 min.
June 25 Thor (2011) PG-13 110 min.
July 30 Captain America Civil War (2016) PG-13 146 min.
August 27 Alfred Hitchcock’s “The Birds” (1963) PG-13 120 min.
September 24  Sully (2016) PG-13 96 min.
October 29 Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone (2001) PG 152 min.
November 26 Remember the Titans (2000) PG 114 min.
December 31  The Polar Express (2004) G 100 min.


WQLN PBS Kids Local Writers Contest

WQLN is hosting their annual PBS Kids Local Writers Contest for children in Kindergarten through Third Grade.

This year the Erie County Public Library & District Library Center will be partnering with WQLN to accept and judge entries. Children will be able to drop off their entries, starting January 3rd, at any ECPL branch, as well as at Stone Memorial Library in Conneautville and Benson Memorial Library in Titusville. Entries may also be dropped off or mailed directly to WQLN. Entries will be accepted through 5pm on March 31st.

Contest guidelines and entry forms are available on WQLN’s website. All winners will be recognized at the winners reception in May at WQLN.

WQLN PBS Kids Local Writers Contest is sponsored in part by Widget Financial. widget financial MemLogo_logo-2