Storytimes

Winter Storytimes

Nov. 19-Dec. 31

Regular storytimes will resume in January. Please join us in December for special holiday storytimes and events. Mask-wearing is required indoors for everyone 2 and older per Boulder County, and strongly encouraged in crowded outdoor spaces.

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  • Please do not come to the Library if you are showing any symptoms of COVID-19.
  • Mask-wearing is required indoors for everyone 2 and older regardless of vaccination status. 
  • Pease review our Library Reopening page for the most current policies in effect related to the pandemic.
  • In-person programs at the Library are subject to last-minute occupancy changes as instructed by Boulder County. Please visit bouldercounty.org for county status updates.


Special Events

  1. Pop-up Storytime at the Outdoor Classroom

    Saturday, Dec. 4, 11am
    Enjoy stories and songs at the Outdoor Classroom at Rothman Open Space at 105 W. Baseline Road.

    Adventure Rabbi Hanukkah Storytime

    Monday, Dec. 6, 10:30am
    Join us for a special Hanukkah presentation.

    Holiday Storytime 

    Tuesday, Dec. 7, 6pm
    Celebrate the season with stories, songs, and a craft. 

    Babies and Bells 

    Wednesday, Dec. 8, 10:30am
    Babies (birth-24 months) and your caregivers - join us upstairs in the Kid Zone to share songs, rhymes, books and bounces in an interactive lapsit holiday program!

    Christmas Storytime  

    Thursday, Dec. 9, 10:30am
    Celebrate the season with songs, stories, and a craft!

    Sensory Storytime - Register

    Saturday, Dec. 11, 10:30am - Lower Level Meeting Room
    Kids and caregivers - sign up in advance to join us for a special storytime designed for individuals that are neuro-diverse and/or have sensory needs. Lights will be dimmed, sound will be decreased and there will be a limited number of people. Storytime will be structured and include singing, and books read by a Board Certified Behavior Analyst. Sensory toys will be available for any child that needs them. This storytime is suited for ages 2-8. Please register each member of the group that will be attending. This includes parents, guardians, caretakers, and child attendees.

    The Boulder Opera Storytime: Ravel's "L'enfant et les sortileges" ("The Child and the Enchantments")

    Saturday, Dec. 11, 2pm 
    All ages - Join The Boulder Opera House for a special musical storytime here at the Library! Performers will sing and read excerpts from their upcoming Family Opera Series "L'enfant et les sortileges" ("Child and the Enchantments"), a French opera by Ravel.

    Solstice Storytime

    Tuesday, Dec. 22, 10:30am 
    Celebrate Winter Solstice with snowy stories, songs, and a craft!

    Drag Queen Storytime 

    Monday, Dec. 27, 11am - Lower Level Meeting Room
    Come dressed in your finest for a special New Year storytime featuring local drag queen Shirley Delta Blow. Drag Queen Storytime captures the imagination and gender fluidity of childhood play and shows children that people come in all shapes, sizes, and forms! 

Storytime Overview