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2018 Computer Science Education Week

December 1-8, 2018 Registration began Nov. 17! Create apps. Build robots. Design stories. Meet extraordinary people of all ages doing amazing things during Boulder CSED Week. Now in its fifth year, this event series was founded by local companies and educators that want to share the joy of learning and making with code. CSED week […]

Research Rendezvous: National History Day Open House

National History Day

Thursday, Nov. 29, 3:30-7:30 p.m. at Main Sign up for a Power Session: Get one-to-one personalized help finding primary and secondary sources. Work with our historians, librarians, University of Colorado and Denver mentors and community experts on your project. Registration required. Attend a Mini-Presentation: 30-minute sessions presented by experts that focus on techniques, best practices […]

Snow Much Fun!

Snow much fun lights

Grab a cup of hot cocoa and take a stroll through Boulder’s Civic Area (right outside Main Library) to explore more than 275,000 LED lights on display Nov. 17-Jan. 28. Join the City of Boulder for exciting and free events and activities all season long in beautiful downtown Boulder.

Watch! Listen! Cinema & Concert Series

Boulder Phil

Midday Music Meditation Wednesday, Nov. 14 at Noon Take a pause in your day to immerse yourself in an improvised soundscape featuring instruments such as the Oud, cello, zils, didgeridoo, auto-harp, flutes, and more. Old School Film School New School Film School Thursday, Nov. 15, 9 a.m.-Noon Alert for all filmmakers─ convert your digital motion picture […]

First Aid from the Hive with the BeeChicas

Honey Bee on a flower

First Aid from the Hive with the BeeChicas Wednesday, Nov. 14, 4 p.m. Create a healing salve and learn about other medicinal remedies from the hive. Adult supervision required for children under 12. You’re also welcome to join us afterward to help extract honey from the library hives, space permitting. Please wear clothing appropriate for […]

Coming soon Science, Tech, Engineering, Arts & Math (STEAM) programs!

Kids at CSED week working on a project

Liquid Nitrogen with Exploration Universe Saturday, Nov. 17, 3 p.m. at Meadows What do marshmallows and gummy worms taste like frozen? What happens when you freeze a raw egg or a rose? Ages 5+. No registration required. More info Minecraft Parties with Exploration Universe Saturday, Nov. 17 at Reynolds 30-minute sessions for ages 7+.Registration required for each […]

Yarn Day Celebration – All day Sat., Nov. 10

Yarnfiti Exhibit 2018

Join us! 10 a.m.- 2p.m. From Sheep to Shawl Members of the Handweavers Guild of Boulder will present a sheep-to-shawl demonstration, including skirting (cleaning) a sheep’s fleece, spinning the fleece into yarn, warping the handspun yarn onto a loom and weaving a shawl. 1-3p.m. Community Reception Celebrate the community spirit of the Yarn-fiti exhibition by […]

Dance is for Every Body! Showcase

Hamsa Arts Dance

Saturday, Nov. 3, 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 4, 1 – 5 p.m. Canyon Theater,  Main Library Dancers, companies, studios, and schools have 5-15 minute time slots to show finished work, work-in-progress, structured improvisations, lecture demonstrations, or offer a mini-class with audience participation. Dance is for Every Body!

2018 Elections: Cast Your Ballot the Main Library


Mon, November 5, 8 a.m.- 6 p.m. and Tuesday, Nov. 6, Election Day, 7 a.m.- 7 p.m.  The Boulder Creek Room at Main Library will serve as a polling site and voter service center on Nov. 5 & 6. Voters: drop off your signed mail ballot envelope no later than 7 p.m. on Election Day, Tuesday, […]

Human City

Human City

Monday, Nov. 5, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Canyon Gallery,  Main Library Connect with the folks who serve the city on a whole new level. Play cards for candy with staff from the finance department, settle a score with a parking enforcement officer by playing rock-paper-scissors or with a staring contest, and work alongside transportation planners on a multi-modal […]