Wednesday, June 19 – All locations are closed for the Juneteenth holiday.

Celebrate the completion of the new NoBo Library!
Join us on Saturday, June 29, 2024, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. for our Grand Opening Celebration.

Posts Categorized: Events

Children’s Book Sale! $1

Paper&Spine Used Children’s Book Sale! $1 Paper & Spine Used Bookstore is hosting a Children’s Used Book Sale this June! We invite families, teachers and caregivers to shop for a wide range of gently used children’s and family books available at a low cost. All children’s books, intermediate readers, teen items, family, and parenting items will be […]

NoBo Library Grand Opening!

Entrance to the NoBo Library. It is an angular shaped building with a large yellow sign above the entrance.

Celebrate the grand opening of the new North Boulder (NoBo) Library with free food, free drinks, music, a bilingual storytime, the unveiling of a new interactive public art piece, and festive activities for all ages. Saturday, June 29, 10 – 1 p.m., NoBo Library 4500 13th Street.  Volunteers are still needed! Collaborate with library staff to open the brand-new […]

Summer of Discovery Reading Challenge Starts June 1!

Boulder Public Library is gearing up for another inspiring Summer of Discovery reading challenge program themed “Our Connected World.” What is Summer of Discovery? From June 1 to July 31, 2024, the library invites Boulder families to join them on their goal to read 2,000,000 minutes. Last year’s program featured 3,618 participants who read a […]

Posted on May 17, 2024
Categories: Events

Family Play Festival 2024

family play festival logo

En Español Saturday, April 13, 11 a.m.–1 p.m. at Foothills Community Park (800 Cherry Ave., Boulder, 80304) Sunday, April 14, 12–2 p.m. at Reynolds Branch Library Friday, April 19, 2–4 p.m. at Meadows Branch Library Saturday, April 20, 10 a.m.–12 p.m. at Main Library  Drop-in and play, sing, read, write and talk at Spanish and English […]

Solve Your Technology Problems

Get your digital questions answered every Saturday Bring your tablet, phone, laptop, or other device and all your questions! Our friendly volunteers answer basic tech questions and help with the library’s online resources. No registration is required. Drop-ins are held Saturdays at two locations: Meadows Branch from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Main Library’s Flatirons […]

Storytime: Live or Anytime!

A librarian reads a robot storytime to a crowd of excited children

Storytime is a fun experience with books, art, music, learning and play. Enjoy interactive stories and build reading skills. Discover virtual storytimes, bilingual storytimes, STEAM storytimes and more on our calendar. 24/7 Storytime Watch storytimes on our YouTube page and Read With Us playlist.

Open Call for Exhibitions

The 2024 open call application includes a range of exhibition spaces available within Boulder Public Library and Boulder Recreation Centers. Artists are invited to review the information below for each location and check off their desired exhibition space within their application. Artists may be selected for more than one location and can expect follow-up correspondence […]

One Book One Boulder

Poster for One Book One Boulder showing the cover of The Book of Joy

One Book One Boulder has concluded for 2023.  Thank you to the community members who read and shared the “Book of Joy” or attended one of the 40 public programs.  The next One Book One Boulder will take place in the spring of 2025 and we are already working on it!  What is One Book […]

Posted on April 15, 2021
Categories: Events

Program Proposal Form

​General Information about Presenting at the Boulder Public Library Boulder Public Library plans programs between 3-6 months in advance of the presentation date. We receive a high volume of requests and are not able to respond directly to all submissions. If your program is of interest, our staff will contact you. Typically payment for programs […]

Posted on September 19, 2018
Categories: About, Events