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Local Author Jessica Lanan Visits Main Library

Boulder artist and illustrator, Jessica Lanan, working on a new drawing.

TWO special events! All Ages Storytime – 1/28 at Main Enjoy a special storytime with local illustrator and author Jessica Lanan! We will be reading from books she has illustrated and authored, such as The Fisherman and the Whale. No registration required. Storyboard Techniques for Tweens – 2/4 at Main Kick off STEAM week by learning techniques for […]

Scavenger Hunt

An engaging artwork program created by Boulder youth  Characters and creatures have taken over the library! Head to your nearest Boulder Library location to participate. Creatures can be found at Main, Meadows, Reynolds, NoBo and outside of Carnegie. Can you find them all?  This project was a collaboration between youth in Boulder, the Boulder Public […]

Snow Much Fun

Snow much fun lights

Check out the twinkling lights around the library! Explore holiday lights both real and virtual in downtown Boulder! Take a self-guided, augmented reality tour. Meet a snowman, an orca, polar bears and more as you scan QR codes and journey from the East End, the Pearl Street Mall, and the West End all the way […]

Teen Spaces

Reynolds Teen Space

Challenge your teen to find their favorite spot! Read the future with tarot, play Nintendo Switch, relieve stress with adult coloring sheets, or make new friends by playing board games. Teen Space has it all! Teens can also visit the Digital Foundry in the Teen Space at Main to use digital media equipment including microphones, […]

Storytime: Live or Anytime!

A librarian reads a robot storytime to a crowd of excited children

Storytime is a fun experience with books, art, music, learning and play. Enjoy interactive stories and build reading skills. Discover virtual storytimes, bilingual storytimes, STEAM storytimes and more on our calendar. 24/7 Storytime Watch storytimes on our YouTube page and Read With Us playlist. Listen to both Spanish and English stories on the go by […]

Posted on June 1, 2022
Categories: Youth

Summer of Discovery

Sky dancer with child dancing

Thank you for making this year’s Summer of Discovery a success! Our program ended on July 31 and prizes are no longer available.This summer collectively we read over 2 million minutes and completed over 16,000 learning activities! Thanks to our Summer of Discovery Sponsors Contributing Illustrations by Johnny Draco

Posted on March 31, 2022
Categories: Youth

Family Play Festival 2022

En Español Friday, April 22, 2022 – 2 to 4 p.m. at Meadows Saturday, April 23, 2022 – 10 a.m. to noon at Main Sunday, April 24, 2022 –  1 to 3 p.m. at George Reynolds Monday,  April 25, 2022 – 10:45 at NoBo Drop-in and play, sing, read, write and talk at Spanish and English […]

Yoga Storytime at Meadows

Yoga mats and children's books displayed on a floor mat.

Bring your yoga mat and move your body! First Saturday of each month, come to the Meadows Branch Library for Yoga Storytime. Enjoy books, move your body, and practice mindfulness. If you have a yoga mat, bring it along! For children ages 3-6 and their caregivers.

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 […]