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Recommended Read

space between worlds bookcover

“The Space Between Worlds” by Micaiah Johnson “This cross-dimensional examination of identity, privilege, and belonging follows the adventures of a rare survivor whose counterparts in other realities have died and who stumbles on a dangerous secret threatening her new home and fragile place in it. I loved this book for its exciting story and gritty, […]

Free KN95 Mask Program

The Boulder Public Library is currently out of KN95 Masks. Please check other distribution locations. In support of the State of Colorado’s ongoing efforts to combat the COVID-19 pandemic and assist in the mitigation of virus spread, the Colorado Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management (DHSEM) will offer KN95 and surgical-grade masks for free […]

Seeds Library Cafe Closing

seeds cafe closing

We’ve enjoyed every coffee and donut! Since 2014 Seeds Library Cafe has been a staple at the Main Library, but now they are moving on to a new chapter. We thank Seeds for their hard work and wonderful food and drinks over the last eight years! The space will be available for a new vendor […]

To Break a Covenant: Author Visit

Alison Ames author photo

Tuesday, Feb. 1, 4:30 p.m. at Out Boulder County for grades 6-12  Get spooky this February at Book Queeries, our queer-themed book club for teens. Meet local author Alison Ames and discuss her debut novel “To Break a Covenant,” a young adult paranormal/horror book. Registrants will receive a free copy while supplies last. Hosted in collaboration with Out Boulder […]

STEAM Week 2022

Feb. 8 – 12, with online workshops, Take and Make kits, and in-person storytimes Try something new or sharpen your skill set during STEAM Week, an activity series for all ages to explore new technologies, code, and engage in problem-solving with gadgets and crafts. Feb. 8 Take and Make: Hack Your Gloves! (at Main) Feb. […]

Skaters to land new tricks soon at Main Library

After installing a new skate park at Valmont City Park, installing a mini skate area at Howard Heuston Park, and expanding the skate park at Scott Carpenter Park last year, the city’s not done putting in skate features in where the community can use them. Next stop for your crew: the Main Library. Starting mid-February, […]

Taxes and Investment Help


Get help with your 2021 taxes and prepare a budget for 2022! Need tax forms? Visit our Tax Forms Research page for specific links to commonly used federal and state forms. Information about local services will also be posted here as it becomes available. Create a financial foundation that will help you for years to come by using […]

Posted on January 13, 2022
Categories: Featured

Volunteer with Us!

Volunteer with us!

Start your New Year helping out at the library One-time volunteers are needed to help with the annual Family Play Festival, Research Rendezvous, and youth STEAM events. Ongoing volunteers are also needed for Drop-In Tech Help, BoulderReads, and Youth Services. Sign up today to volunteer!

Recommended Read: “Wintering: The Power of Rest and Retreat in Difficult Times”

Bookcover for Wintering

“Wintering: The Power of Rest and Retreat in Difficult Times” by Katerine May “The holidays are over, but there’s still much winter ahead. Katherine May suggests that you embrace your own winter, whatever that means to you. She encourages the active acceptance of sadness and difficult times, and she does not just mean the literal cold […]

Meadows Branch Library to be closed for repairs

Meadows Branch Library

City of Boulder Facilities Department was notified Wednesday, Dec. 29 of a sewer line back-up in the Meadows Branch Library at 4800 Baseline Road in Boulder. The branch library will be closed while the damage is assessed and arrangements are made for clean-up. Meadows Branch Library staff will be reassigned to work at other library […]