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Family Creative Learning Workshop Series

Mother and son with ipad

Eat, Make & Share With BPL & CU at Main Library Mondays, Oct. 22, 29 & Nov. 5, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10, 1:30 – 3:30 p.m. For families with children ages 5 – 7 (younger & older siblings welcome too) Interested in how you can use technology with your family? Like to […]

BLDG 61 Make It: Woodcraft, Cutting-Edge Tech, Sewing & More!

BLDG 61 Teen Interns

BLDG 61 is a free community workshop that provides maker education and technology to the public in a creative and inclusive environment. BLDG 61 recently won an Infy Maker Award! The makerspace received a grant from Infosys Foundation USA to expand underserved high school student engagement through internship and scholarship programs. BLDG 61 Creative Technologist, Janet […]

Art Exhibits at Main Library

Yarn Fiti postcard cover

Indigenize Your Eyes This photography exhibition showcases the creative work of Boulder’s local American Indian youth, provides a platform for indigenous community members to share their stories and perspectives, and creates awareness within Boulder about the history and identity of local indigenous populations. Through October 31. Ikebana Flower Showcase, October 20-21 The Ikenobo Ikebana Society of […]

Upcoming Free Concerts

harry & the potters' band

Ballet, Harry & the Potters, Edgar Allen Poe Tuesday, Oct. 16, noon to 1 p.m.: The Boulder Phil Brass Quintet teams up with Boulder Ballet for this uplifting lunchtime concert. More information. Friday, Oct. 26, 6:30 – 7:30 pm.: Harry & the Potters. What would happen if Harry Potter quit the quidditch team, stole a time turner, and started a […]

Family Play Festival Celebrates Early Literacy

child playing with kitchen toys

Saturday, Oct. 13, 10 a.m. – Noon, Main Library Drop in and play, sing, read, write and talk at activity stations throughout the library. Families with young children (birth to age 5) will enjoy interactive early literacy activities, take home crafts and great prizes, as well as new ideas for family fun. Each station includes […]

Seed to Table: Kombucha, Honey & More

Kombucha

Adultology: Fermentation 2.0 Thursday, Oct. 11, 6 – 7:30 p.m., Main Library Dive into the world of kombucha, kimchi & sauerkraut and enjoy an in-depth demo with Seeds Library Cafe. Registration required. Bee Chicas: All About Honey Wednesday, Oct. 24, 4 – 5 p.m., Main Library Discover amazing flavors and regional varieties. Registration required. Seed to Table […]

Reynolds 50th Birthday Celebration

Reynolds celebrating 50 years!

Saturday, Oct. 13, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. at George Reyolds Branch Sign the remembrance book before it goes into the time capsule, play the historic photo game, sing along to songs from 50 years ago, check out Betty the Book Bike, enjoy a string ensemble and savor a fall afternoon in the Reynolds Learning […]

Family Play Festival Celebrates Early Literacy

Adult and child playing with felt board

Saturday, Oct. 13, 10 a.m. – Noon, Main Library Drop in and play, sing, read, write and talk at activity stations throughout the library. Families with young children (birth to age 5) will enjoy interactive early literacy activities, take home crafts and great prizes, as well as new ideas for family fun. Each station includes […]

Recommended Read – The Diviners by Libba Bray

The Divinders by Libba Bray

“Amid the fun and glamour of Prohibition-era New York City, teenage flapper Evie O’Neill (who has the power to ‘read’ memories and events from objects) and a cast of other characters are drawn into solving the mystery of a series of killings with a mystical bent. X-Men meet Steven King. This teen read is the […]

Reynolds 50th Birthday Celebration

Sketch of George Reynolds Branch Library

Saturday, Oct. 13, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. at George Reyolds Branch Sign the remembrance book before it goes into the time capsule, play the historic photo game, sing along to songs from 50 years ago, check out Betty the Book Bike, enjoy a string ensemble and savor a fall afternoon in the Reynolds Learning […]