Main Menu

All locations remain closed to the public. At the Main Library & Meadows Branch Library, outdoor book returns are open and hold carryout service by appointment is available. Learn about our reopening and other services.

Posts Categorized: Youth

Sign up for Summer of Discovery

Summer of Discovery 2020

Each of us has a story to share, and we connect with each other and build empathy through our stories. Our Summer of Discovery reading program for children, teens and adults runs through August 31. This year’s theme is “Our Connected Stories.” Participate in virtual activities and events, earn fun prizes, and track your summer reading […]

Virtual Storytime Options!

Dial a story 303-441-3102

Enjoy a soothing story, day or night We’ve launched Dial-a-Story! Call 303-441-3102 anytime, with a new picture book featured weekly. We’re also offering virtual storytimes on YouTube Monday-Saturday at 10 a.m., with the option to watch the storytime recordings anytime. Don’t miss the bilingual storytimes in English/Español.

Viral Art Submission Form

Viral Art- A virtual exhibit

Theme: What’s keeping you inspired during school and library closures? How are you coping while staying safe at home? We want to see the art you’ve been making to get you through these strange and changing times. View gallery. Entries accepted through Aug 31. Exhibit Guidelines Teens in grades 6-12, living in Boulder County, may […]

Teen Viral Art: A Virtual Exhibit

Our lives have changed in a great many ways because of COVID-19. School has moved online, sporting events have been canceled, proms, graduations and other special events have all been put on hold. We are coping with COVID-19 in different ways. Making art at home is a great way to express how we’re currently feeling. […]

Posted on April 13, 2020
Categories: Teens, Youth


Check out our Dial-a-Story at 303-441-3102. Stories change weekly on Tuesdays. Call Dial-a-Story Join us for 15-minute virtual storytimes daily at 10 a.m. on our YouTube Channel. YouTube Storytime Shorts Read with Us Episodes Virtual Storytime Schedule Mondays Baby Time (0-23 months) Tuesdays All Ages Storytime Wednesdays Toddler Time (24 – 36 months) Thursdays All […]

Youth Services

Kids Storytime Schedule Family Play Festival 1000 Books before Kindergarten Read with Us Homework Help (K-5) BVSD Student 1 Homework Help Educators Class Visits Educator’s Account Educator’s Collections Children’s Card Application (pdf) Teens Teen Spaces Teen Events Digital Foundry Homework Help (6-12) BVSD Student 1 Homework Help Upcoming Events See more events Learning Resources TumbleBook […]

Posted on January 24, 2018
Categories: Youth

Teen Spaces

While our buildings are closed, we are having a special weekly teen chat session. Register to get the link! We would love to have you join us. Rooms to call your own and a library full of things for middle and high school teens under the age of 18. Located at the Main Library, George […]

Posted on April 4, 2017
Categories: Teens, Youth

Sensory Friendly Storytimes

Children playing with the parachute at storytime.

Boulder Public Library offers Sensory Friendly Storytimes upon request. Sensory Storytimes are specially designed storytimes tailored to meet the needs of youth with sensory issues and their families. These storytimes will engage children through movement, music, stories and play. While open to all children, sensory friendly storytimes are especially geared to children on the autism spectrum, […]

Posted on February 15, 2017
Categories: Youth