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What to Watch For

  • How can we help you? The Children's Library is open, but 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.
  • Kate DiCamillo Author Talk - March 9, 1-2 p.m. Award-winning author Kate DiCamillo will visit Broomfield virtually for an author talk. This is an event you don't want to miss, rescheduled from last year. Classrooms and families welcome. Learn more.
  • One Book Junior Book Giveaway - Families can pick up a free copy of the One Book One Broomfield Junior book, Because of Winn-Dixie, while supplies last. (One per family. Book is recommended for grades 3 and up.)
  • Virtual Play & Learn - January 15 - March 19 (online at your own pace). Families with children from birth through 5 years old will read, write, sing, talk and play together while learning helpful tips about early literacy, speech & language, health & nutrition, music & movement, and early childhood development. Register at broomfield.beanstack.org.
  • A Precious Child Satellite Resource Center - The Broomfield Library is partnering with A Precious Child to provide a Satellite Resource Center to meet basic human needs and to help families navigate community resources. Visit the library to get connected.
  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. Outdoor programs are offered weather permitting. Programs may be canceled if they do not meet minimum attendance. 

Masks are required for anyone age 11 and older in all indoor spaces that are open to the general public, including any office or building that offers services or facilities to the general public. Click here for the state FAQ. City and County of Broomfield facilities highly encourage masks to be worn by anyone age 2 and older in compliance with CDC recommendations.

Story Times

  • 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. 
  • Story Line - Call our Story Line at 720.887.2317 to hear a recorded story. New stories each week!

Special Programs

  • One Book One Broomfield Junior Author Visit - March 9, 1-2 p.m. Award-winning author Kate DiCamillo will visit Broomfield virtually for an author talk featuring our One Book One Broomfield Junior book, Because of Winn-Dixie. This is an event you don't want to miss, rescheduled from last year. No registration. Classrooms and families welcome. Teaching resources available. Learn more.
  • Virtual Play & Learn Together - January 15 - March 19 (at your own pace), online. Ages 0-5. Registration required. Families with children from birth through 5 years old will read, write, sing, talk and play while learning helpful tips about early literacy, speech & language, health & nutrition, music & movement, and early childhood development. Watch videos from local professionals, explore new resources and put it all into action with fun activities for you and your young child, all at your own pace and from your own home! Complete all the activity badges and receive a free prize bag. Register and learn more on broomfield.beanstack.org

Ongoing Programs 

  • Take-and-Make Kits - Take-and-make kits for children ages 2-10 are available for pick up at the Library. Enjoy tech-free activities to build early literacy and STEAM skills. Kits for toddlers and kids are available at the Children's Library desk and curbside pick-up. Individual kits are available while supplies last with new kits added weekly.
  • Baby Welcome Bags - Are you a Colorado resident who has welcomed a new baby into the family? Congratulations! The Library wants to help give your little one the best start in life. Stop by the Children's Library Desk and ask about our Baby Welcome Bags for babies up to 12 months old that contain some special gifts for your little one and great resources for caregivers. Supplies are limited. Funded by the Broomfield Library Friends Foundation.
  • A Precious Child Satellite Resource Center at the Library - The Broomfield Library is partnering with A Precious Child to provide a Satellite Resource Center to meet basic human needs and to help families navigate community resources. Visit the Children's Library and talk with a library staff person to get connected to the services offered through A Precious Child. The Broomfield Library is not accepting donations on behalf of A Precious Child. Visit A Precious Child to find out how you can donate or volunteer.
  • 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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