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Hours of operation have changed. NoBo Corner Library reopened Saturday, Oct 9. Reynolds Branch Library offers hold carryout appointments.

Posts Categorized: Youth

Family Resources for Processing Violence

The Boulder Public Library is here for you through this heartbreaking time in our community. We’d like to provide you and your family with books and other resources to process the recent violence, as well as help you address these topics with your loved ones. For Children and Parents: Coping with Scary Events in Our […]

Homework Help by Brainfuse

Get free one-on-one help in any subject! Going back to school does not have to be a battle! If you or your child is struggling we can help. Homework Help by Brainfuse has FREE online tutors to help in all subjects from grades kindergarten to college. Create flashcards, create a whiteboard, or make a virtual […]

Día de los Muertos

Enjoy the library’s series of events to celebrate a Mexican cultural tradition: Día de los Muertos / Day of the Dead How to Build an Ofrenda Ofrenda Open House La Catrina Makeup   Check out other spooky happenings in Boulder!

Teen Spaces

All our teen spaces are open to youth in grades 6 – 12. Socialize, browse books, play games, and study with tables, computers, and comfy chairs. Main Library Fri – Sun 1 – 4:30 p.m. Mon – Thu2 – 6 p.m. Meadows Branch Tue – Thu10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Fri and Sat12 – 5 […]

Posted on April 4, 2021
Categories: Teens, Youth

Activity Videos

Read/Leer Read Activity Instructions/ Leer Instrucciones de Actividad English Spanish Talk/Hablar Talk Activity Instructions/ Hablar Instrucciones de Actividad English Spanish Write/Escribir Write Activity Instructions/ Escribir Instrucciones de Actividad English Spanish Play/Jugar Play Activity Instructions/ Jugar Instrucciones de Actividad English Spanish Sing/Cantar Sing Activities Instructions/ Cantar Instrucciones de Actividad English Spanish

Posted on October 15, 2020
Categories: Youth

Storytime: Live or Anytime!

Interactive Zoom Storytimes start Sept. 8 Check out our hopping storytime calendar, with fantastic early literacy experiences six days a week. We also offer a broad range of 24/7 storytimes, including storytime videos and Dial-a-Story. New! Register for our new interactive Zoom storytimes and pick up a storytime kit for home at the Main or Meadows Branch Libraries. […]

Posted on September 6, 2020
Categories: Youth

Summer of Discovery

En Español Thank you for making this year’s Summer of Discovery a success! Our program wrapped up on August 15 and prizes are no longer available. This summer collectively we read over 2 million minutes and completed over 16,000 learning activities! How was your Summer of Discovery?  Please share your summer reading program experience in our short 2-minute survey.We look forward to […]

Posted on August 31, 2020
Categories: News, Youth

Family Play Festival

En Español Family Play Festival 2022 Friday, Jan. 28, 2022 – 2 to 4 p.m. at Meadows  Saturday, Jan. 29, 2022 – 10 a.m. to noon at Main  Sunday, Jan. 30, 2022 –  1 to 3 p.m. at George Reynolds   Drop-in and play, sing, read, write and talk at Spanish and English activity stations. Families with children from birth to age five enjoy educational activities and take-home crafts and prizes as well as new […]

Posted on August 11, 2020
Categories: Youth

1000 Books Before Kindergarten

Read, talk, write, play, sing

En Español Reading books with your young child increases learning potential, especially before your child enters kindergarten. Boulder Public Library will help you track 100 books at a time to reach the goal of 1000 books before kindergarten. How to participate: Register at any Boulder Public Library location or sign up online to begin logging books you and your child […]

Posted on July 13, 2020
Categories: Youth

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.