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Virtual Family Play Festival

Read, Write, Play, Talk and Sing with us Sunday, Oct. 18 – Friday, Oct. 23 Families, join our annual early literacy event for kids from birth to age 5. This bilingual (English/Spanish) event includes learning activities and live virtual sessions that promote kindergarten readiness and community connections, especially during the pandemic. Register starting Saturday, Oct. 17 to receive a free family play […]

Twirling Tech Goddess

Build STEAM skills with new videos weekly   Catch up on the newest video from the Twirling Tech Goddess each Friday. Watch and learn as she creates, dances, and twirls with tech while encouraging radical diversity in Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math (STEAM). Offered by BLDG 61, Boulder Public Library’s makerspace, and the Boulder Library Foundation.            

Activity Videos

Read/Leer Read Activity Instructions/ Leer Instrucciones de Actividad English Spanish Talk/Hablar Talk Activity Instructions/ Hablar Instrucciones de Actividad English Spanish Write/Escribir Write Activity Instructions/ Escribir Instrucciones de Actividad English Spanish Play/Jugar Play Activity Instructions/ Jugar Instrucciones de Actividad English Spanish Sing/Cantar Sing Activities Instructions/ Cantar Instrucciones de Actividad English Spanish

Bridging the Digital Divide

The COVID-19 pandemic has affected many of us. Technology is playing a key role in keeping our community safe, connected and informed. Some in our community do not have easy access to technology. They don’t have access to information about important public health orders. Community members who have a need for internet, devices or other […]

Designated Hours for Seniors

We’re offering designated access and service for patrons aged 60+ and at-risk individuals from 9-10 a.m., Monday-Thursday at Main Library’s Arapahoe entrance. Questions? Call 303-441-3100. Learn more on our website about onsite library hours, services, and COVID-19 safety information.                

Library Reopening Information

We are so excited to be opening our Main Library and expand more services to you during this time. Explore all the ways we’re working to meet your needs using the links below. Check back often and subscribe to our mailing list for the latest updates. Visit the Main Library Frequently Asked Questions Holds Carryout […]

Storytime: Live or Anytime!

Interactive Zoom Storytimes start Sept. 8 Check out our hopping storytime calendar, with fantastic early literacy experiences six days a week. We also offer a broad range of 24/7 storytimes, including storytime videos and Dial-a-Story. New! Register for our new interactive Zoom storytimes and pick up a storytime kit for home at the Main or Meadows Branch Libraries. […]

Summer of Discovery

Another fun year! More than 1,093 children and teens participated in the 2020 Summer of Discovery. This year children read 207,399 minutes; adults and teens read 1,776 books and all participants completed 3,411 learning activities! Thank you to all the participants who help make this program a success. Thank you to the Boulder Library Foundation […]

Virtual Family Play Festival

(español) Sunday, October 18 – Friday, October 23 Special program for families with young children Each child from birth to five years old receives a bilingual FAMILY PLAY KIT with activities and items such as hand sanitizer and face coverings! Assistance with… Child Care Employment Food Health Care Housing and Much more! How to Participate […]

BLDG 61 Virtual Guided Access Calendar

Open Studio Classes and Workshops CNC Machine Laser Cutting Woodshop Full Calendar Mobile Friendly Calendar