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Monday, Nov 2 – Main Library open as an election polling center with limited library services.
Tuesday, Nov. 3 – Main Library open exclusively for voting, library services are closed. More information

Main Library is open with limited services, including Monday – Thursday: 9 – 10 a.m., designated access for at-risk individuals.
Meadows Branch Library has holds carryout appointments.  Returns are accepted at Main Library and Meadows Branch Library.

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Nov. 2 & Nov. 3 – Main Library serves as election polling center

This year Main Library, 1000 Arapahoe Ave, is serving as an election polling center. That means you can vote at the library on Monday, Nov. 2, and Tuesday, Nov. 3.  To make room for the voting booths, we have moved our staff pics and DVD collection to a different location and will be changing our […]

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 […]

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.                

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 Thank you for your interest in the Virtual Family Play Festival kits. We’re sorry, all available kits have been reserved at this time. All kit activities can be done with materials from your home for print and video instructions. Register […]

BLDG 61 Virtual Guided Access Calendar

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