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Comfort Soup: “Welcome”, 3/7 at 5:30 p.m.

image from Comfort Soup program in January

Thursday, Mar. 7, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Main Library Let’s talk together on what “welcoming” means and how to create that feeling in our city. We’ll combine ideas, along with ingredients, to have a communal soup meal. Drop-in anytime! This event is part of the Building Bridges series. It takes courage to engage in conversations about differing opinions. Building […]

New to Meadows! Midday Music Meditation, 2/25 at noon

Midday Music Drum

Midday Music Meditation, Monday, Feb. 25, Noon to 1 p.m. at the Meadows Branch Library Immerse yourself in a soothing improvised soundscape featuring instruments such as the Turkish Oud, cello, zils, didgeridoo, auto-harp, flutes, and more. Midday Music is supported by the Boulder Library Foundation and the George Lichter Family Fund. Upcoming Concerts in the Canyon […]

STEAM & Seed to Table Events

Bee House in Civic Area

Saturday, Feb. 9 at Reynolds & Meadows: Engineering Endeavors with CU Science Discoveries. Engineer crazy cardboard marble mazes, epic Keva plank structures, and mind-blowing card towers! As earthquake engineers, we’ll test our structures against the shake of a ‘quake. Ages 7-12. Drop-in, no registration required. Wednesday, Feb. 13, 4 p.m. at Main: Native Pollinators with the Bee Chicas. Learn about […]

History Lecture with Dr. Andrés Reséndez — Feb. 7

Bookcover for The Other Slavery

Thursday, Feb. 7, 5 – 6:30 p.m., Canyon Theater Since the time of Columbus, Indian slavery was illegal in the Americas. Yet, as Andrés Reséndez illuminates in his myth-shattering book, The Other Slavery, the subject of this year’s Athearn Lecture, it was practiced for centuries as an open secret. Andrés Reséndez is an award-winning historian and author specializing […]

Author Talk with Pam Houston

Pam Houston

Wednesday, Jan. 30 at 6:30 p.m., Canyon Gallery Beloved author Pam Houston discusses and signs her new book Deep Creek: Finding Hope in the High Country. $10 tickets available through the Boulder Book Store and books available for $5 off with your ticket. Don’t miss our other upcoming author talks, including The Other Slavery: The Uncovered Story […]

Building Bridges: Ideastorm – January 3

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Thursday, Jan. 3 from 5:30-7:30 p.m., Canyon Gallery @ Main Building Bridges is looking for community partners to host civic-focused programs in 2019 that help activate a new culture of civic interaction and conversation. Help us identify topics and partners in a rapid-fire brainstorm session. Building Bridges is an ongoing series of community workshops offered […]

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 […]

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 […]

Open Call for 2019 Exhibitions

Background The library is a place where people, ideas and knowledge come together.  It calls for a different kind of exhibition space. The exhibition series in the Canyon Gallery is where ideas meet action.  The gallery is a place where the people can experiment with new ways of sharing on community-driven topics.  Projects presented here […]