Category Archives: Blasco Events & Classes

Think & Wonder

Think & Wonder

“The more that you read, the more things you will know.
The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go!”

WQLN Education and Erie County Public Library invite families to “Think & Wonder”, a party for Dr. Seuss’s birthday, on Saturday, March 4 from Noon to 3pm at Blasco Library.

Activities will include:

  • Cat hats (while supplies last)
  • Story time
  • Cat in the Hat on the big screen
  • Green eggs and ham
  • Fun science activities
  • Face Painting by Taradoodles
  • and much more!

This event is free and open to the public. Registration is NOT required.

For more information, contact Kathy at (814) 217-6001.
Supported by Erie Community Credit Union and Girl Scouts of Western Pennsylvania.

 

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