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Connect Online or In-Person

  • Launch Pad  Explore the Central Library's MakerSpace and try out the recording studio, circuits or augmented reality.  Creative offerings in a low-stress, friendly environment.  Check out special demonstrations and events
  • Lectures at Central Library
    • Imagine Series  Lectures every Tuesday from the Center for the Study of Art, Architecture, History & Nature
  • Literally Speaking  Downtown’s lunchtime book discussion group. Check the link for dates and titles.
  • Local History  Explore our Digital Collections.
  • Online Language Courses  Take advantage of your free time by learning a language from Pronunciator in the comfort of your home or even on the go via your smart phone or tablet.  
  • Reading Contests  Read a book, write a brief review for a chance to win. 



And that’s not all… each of our 37 locations throughout Erie County offers a unique variety of opportunities for learning and enjoyment.  Visit their webpages for more details.  

Senior Resources

Subject Guides for Seniors  Contain websites, databases and books chosen by librarians to help you explore new and interesting topics.