Summer Learning: Find an Erie County Little Free Library Near You!

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May 29, 2019

Little Free Libraries are all unique and come in many shapes and sizes, but the most common version is a small wooden box that can hold books safely in all weather. 

There are more than 50 Little Free Libraries throughout Erie County. 

Please note: This story was last updated in 2020.

Little Free Libraries are located at the following locations:

πŸ“šCity of Erie:
  • Bayview Park, 505 West 2nd St
  • Bethany Outreach Center, 254 East Tenth Street
  • BLOOM Collaborative, 138 E. 26th St.
  • Boys & Girls Club, 1515 East Lake Road
  • Cascade Park, W 2nd & Cascade St.
  • Community of Caring, 249 E 21st St.
  • Community United Church, 1011 West 38th St.
  • Dobbins Landing
  • Downtown YMCA, 31 W 10th St.
  • Erie Intermodal Transportation Center, 208 East Bayfront Parkway
  • Erie Rise Leadership Academy, 1006 W 10th St
  • Frontier Park, 1501 West 6th St
  • Highmark Caring Place, 510 Cranberry St.
  • Holland Playground, East 23rd and Holland St.
  • Jefferson Educational Society, 3207 State St.
  • Martin Lither King Center, 312 Chestnut St.
  • Mental Health Association of Northwestern PA, 1101 Peach St
  • McKinley Elementary School, 933 East 22nd Street
  • Nate Levy Park, East 2nd Street
  • Perry Square, W 6th & Peach streets
  • Sarah A. Reed Children's Center, 816 S. Park Ave.
  • St. Benedict Education Center, 345 E. 9th St.
  • Schmid Towers, 153 East 6th St.
  • Sisters of St. Joseph Network, 436 East 26th Street
  • Sisters of St. Joseph Network, 425 W 18th St.
  • United Way, 420 W. Sixth St.
  • Villa Maria Apartments, 815 Plum Street
  • Westerdahl Park, 4th and Poplar Street
  • Whole Foods Co-Op, 1341 West 26th St.
  • 635 East 22nd St.
  • 426 West 7th St.

  • Early Learning University, 301 Darrow Rd
  • Edinboro Market, 109 Erie St 
  • Goodell Gardens, 221 Waterford St
  • Edinboro Family Homes, 111 Scotsglen Drive
  • Edinboro YMCA, 12285 YMCA Drive


  • Buseck Memorial Park, Chestnut St & Avonia Rd (Rt 98)

  • Penn State Behrend, The Smith Chapel, 4701 College Drive
  • Penn State Behrend School of Engineering, 5101 Jordan Road

πŸ“šMillcreek Township:
  • Chestnut Hill School, 1001 West 54th St
  • Sara's Restaurant, 25 Peninsula Drive
  • Zuck Park, West Grandview Boulevard
  • 4241 Dion Court


  • Robison Elementary School,

  • Waterford Elementary School 323 Cherry St.
  • Mill Village Elementary School, 2757 East Center St.
  • Robison Elementary School, 1651 Robison Road West 

  • Wattsburg Elementary School, 10780 Wattsburg Road

  • 2812 E 32nd St.

Thanks to the United Way of Erie County for gathering the details about the locations of Erie County's Little Free Libraries! Click here to see a map of most locations!