Bayfront Bookshelf

Visit the Friends of the Erie County Public Library’s Bayfront Bookshelf Gift Shop, located in the lobby of the Blasco Library.

The Bayfront Bookshelf Gift Shop is a venture of the Friends of the Erie County Public Library. All proceeds from the shop help fund library programs.

The hours of operation are:

  • Monday through Saturday 11am-3pm
  • Closed on Sunday


The shop sells Erie and Pennsylvania themed t-shirts, sweatshirts, ornaments, postcards, and a variety of unique items.

The shop also sells books by local authors and gently used hardbacks and paperbacks. Used audiobooks and DVDs are also available.

The shop is staffed by volunteers and is occasionally closed when volunteers are not available.

It is recommended that you call the shop before you plan a visit.

The telephone number is 451-6942.