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What to Watch For

  • Virtual Program Survey - We would love to hear from families that participated in our virtual programs! Please give us your feedback through this survey.
  • Outdoor and Virtual Programs - Check out the tabs below (0-6 years and 5-12 years) for information about our programs. Programs are added as they become available. 
  • On-Call Tech Help for remote learning - Struggling to help your student with online learning? Need help accessing online resources? Broomfield Librarians are available by phone or in-person whenever the library is open to provide tech support for parents and students. 
    • Kindergarten-5th grade: Contact the Children’s Library by calling 720.887.2315.
    • Grades 6th-12th: Contact the Reference Desk by calling 720.887.2360.
  • Hey Broomfield Teachers and Parents! - Check out these School Engagement Resources for parents (in Spanish) and teachers (in Spanish). Common Sense Media's Wide Open School has distance learning resources for preschool through 12th grade.
  • How can we help you? We understand some families may not be able to come into the library. We are still here for you! Call the Children's Desk at 720.887.2315.
  • Take-and-Make Kits - Help your kids build creative problem solving skills through crafts, early literacy, and STEAM learning with Take-and-Make Kits, available at the Children’s Library desk.
  1. 0 to 6 Years
  2. 5 to 12 years
  3. Program Calendar

Programs are added as they become available. Please check the Children’s Library website and B-REx.com for updates.

Story Times

  • Baby Outdoor Story Time - Thursdays in September and October. Ages 0-2 with an adult. Join the Children's Library outside for some fun with stories and rhymes for babies. This program meets on the lawn to the west of the library building. Masks are required for ages 4 and up; families will sit or stand in physically distanced spaces for the program. Weather permitting. Registration required. Please register just one child in your family and then answer the question about how many people will attend together. 
  • Outdoor Story Time - Wednesdays in September and October, 10-10:30 a.m. Ages 2-5 with an adult. Join the Children's Library outside for some fun with stories and movement. This program meets outside the library at the amphitheater next to the pond. Masks are required for ages 4 and up; families will sit or stand in physically distanced spaces for the program. Weather permitting. Registration required. Please register just one child in your family and then answer the question about how many people will attend together. 
  • Online Story Times - Enjoy on your own schedule. New story times are posted on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays at 9:45 a.m. (Fridays are Cuentacuentos in Spanish.) Visit the city activities page for new Story Times or join a watch party at 9:45 a.m. on Facebook. View saved story time videos at any time.
  • Cuentacuentos en español - En línea a Broomfield Library Facebook. Un vídeo nuevo cada viernes. 

Parent Support

  • Tools for Coping with Stress Workshop - Thursdays, October 8, 15, 22, online 6-7 p.m. For parents and caregivers. Registration required. In this three-week-long workshop hosted by the Broomfield Library, parents will find out how to recognize trauma and ways to help their children cope with traumatic situations, such as COVID-19, learn about empathy, self-care and how to reduce stress for both adults, and children. Presented by Ardent Grove Foundation. Please note: This is a virtual program and will take place through Google Meet. The Google Meet link will be delivered in the program reminder email to the participants ahead of the program date.

Ongoing Programs 

  • Take-and-Make Kits - Help your kids build creative problem solving skills through crafts, early literacy, and STEAM learning with Take-and-Make Kits, available at the Children’s Library desk. Pick up a kit for your toddler, preschooler or elementary age child to take home and make together! Individual kits are available while supplies last with new kits being added all the time.
  • Storyline - Call our storyline at 720.887.2317 to hear a recorded story. New stories each week!
  • Online Resources - This is a great time to take advantage of our digital resources! Click on the icons below for books, movies, animated stories and more available through the library website! Some items may require your library card to sign in.
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