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Summer of Discovery: SuperSHEro Show and More!

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It’s not too late to log your minutes and activities this summer! Summer of Discovery runs through on August 15. Check out our upcoming events, log your activities and minutes, and pick up your prizes! SuperSHEro Show with Erica Sodos Book Queeries – LGBTQ+ teen book club Our Connected World Concert with Jeff & Paige Paula Yoo: From […]

Pop-up Birthday Storytime at NoBo

book bike balloons at park

At Holiday Park on Saturday, July 24 at 10 a.m. Wish Ms. Rachel a happy birthday and come to our birthday-themed storytime!  Read birthday books, sing songs about cake, and enjoy our neighborhood park. Bring your singing voice and dancing shoes! Masks are encouraged for those 10 years and older.

Book a Bike

bcycle bikes at Main Library

Available at the Main Library We are partnering with BCycle for our Book A Bike service. Visit the accounts desk at the Main Library. Our staff will check out to you a BCycle card that has directions on how to use the bike. At the end of every 60-minute trip, return the bike to any […]

Leaders and Lit

New City Manager Nuria Rivera-Vandermyde shares her favorite reads! We caught up with Nuria to hear about her favorite books and to hear what she is currently reading. Leaders and Lit is a series where we catch up with city leadership and leaders in the community to see what books they recommend and are currently […]

Recommended Read

“Cultivating Delight: A Natural History of My Garden ” by Diane Ackerman “Ackerman invites us into her garden and beyond. This book is as delicious as a dense chocolate cake with prose rich in wonder and satisfying to the senses. Savor the way Ackerman expertly wanders and wonders throughout her garden and life, making delightful […]

Form a Book Circle

One Book One Boulder, Read Engage Grow

Learn how on Thursday, July 29, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the Main Library The library is looking for leaders to form book circles within their communities for this year’s One Book One Boulder. Registered attendees will get a sneak peek of this year’s title and programs, a discussion guide and ebook coupons for circle […]

Used Book Store is OPEN

Used Bookstore

Find a new used book! Our newly remodeled used book store is back open and accepting donations! Come shop our shelves or bring in those old books gathering dust on your shelves. Donations are accepted near the main entrance, to the right after you walk through the doors. Can’t find it? Ask a librarian near […]

New Summer of Discovery Reading Goal: One MILLION Minutes

Summer of Discovery

We surpassed our community goal for Summer of Discovery, so we increased it! You all have knocked it out of the park! Over 990,000 minutes have been logged so far. We have increased our goal to one million minutes. If we achieve our goal library director David Farnan will dye his beard into a rainbow! […]

Pop-up Storytimes at NoBO

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Join us for monthly pop-ups at Holiday Park! Join us starting Saturday, June 26 at Holiday Park in North Boulder for monthly, outdoor pop-up storytimes! We’ll celebrate summer by enjoying our neighborhood park, sharing fun stories and songs, and seeing old and new friends. Come read with us in the park and make sure to bring […]

Leaders and Lit

Junie Joseph

Boulder City Council Member and Mayor Pro Tem Junie Joseph shares what she is currently reading and her favorite top ten books that she has ever read. Junie says, “reading is one of my favorite pastimes: when I am bored, sad, and happy, I read. Books are like magical vehicles that can transport us backward […]