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NoBo Library Grand Opening

NoBo Library Grand Opening In-Person

Celebrate the grand opening of the new North Boulder (NoBo) Library with free food, music, a bilingual storytime, the unveiling of a new interactive public art piece, and festive activities for all ages.

Bilingual musical storytime at 10:15am with Melanie Borski-Howard and Rosina Revello de Garcia. Live music with Elisa Garcia and Leo Muñoz Corona starting at 10am. Artist meet and greet at 12pm with Daily Tous les Jours, creators of the public art musical walkway.

Activities throughout the event include facepainting by Leah Redell of Face Fiesta and Kelleen Raskas, a bounce house, magician, building tours, making a bracelet with BoulderReads and designing a flag with Studio 24, the new library makerspace! Meet the character, Dog Man!

Entry is free and all ages are welcome! Attendees will receive free tickets for a drink, dessert and food.

Food provided by Dos Manos and Lonchera los Arellanos food trucks. Desserts provided by The Snowy Churro and Nothing Bundt Cakes. Drinks include horchata and agua fresca provided by Savory Cuisines.

Saturday, Jun 29 2024
10:00am - 1:00pm
North Boulder Library Site, 4500 13th Street, Boulder, CO 80304, NoBo Library

  Adult     All ages     Baby     Preschool     School Age     Teen     Toddler     Tween  
  Bilingual     Performances & Presentations     Social Connections     Summer of Discovery  

Speeches begin at 11am with 

  • Celine Cooper, North Boulder Library Manager
  • Aaron Brockett, City of Boulder Mayor
  • David Farnan, Boulder Public Library District Director
  • Chris Barge, Boulder Library Foundation Executive Director
  • Sam Fuqua, Boulder Public Library District Trustee
  • Brendon Picker-Mahoney, City of Boulder Office of Arts and Culture, Public Art Program Manager
  • Daily Tous les Jours, musical walkway artists