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Recommended Read – The Rent Collector by Camron Wright

“In some areas of the world, people really do set up their homes in garbage dumps. Here is the story of one Cambodian couple and their rent collector. It’s based on a true story, set against the backdrop of political oppression and the atrocities of the Khmer Rouge.”  -Renee, Patron Services Reserve your copy of The […]

Watch! Listen! Cinema & Concert Series

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

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!

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

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 […]

Now! Read the New York Times Anywhere

Enjoy newspapers & magazines on your laptop, phone or tablet Enjoy the New York Times, Boulder Daily Camera, Denver Post, Consumer Reports and scores of other magazines and newspapers, anytime, anywhere with your Boulder Public Library card and an internet connection. eCollections: Newspapers & Magazines

Recommended Read – The Simplicity of Cider by Amy E. Reichert

“Learn about living on an orchard, cider-making–and about these lovely characters who are transforming their lives and getting over the past. It’s ‘foodie fiction’ with a touch of magical realism. You will savor each moment of reading this.” –Leanne, NoBo Corner Library Get more staff reading recommendations

Dance is for Every Body! Showcase

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

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 […]