City of Boulder

Welcome to the Boulder Public Library! We are excited to have you join our volunteer team. 

Community members can learn more about how to volunteer with the Boulder Public Library by looking through our list of Upcoming Activities below or by viewing the active applications in the "Get Involved" box on the right side of the page.

Visit our "Get Involved Page" to browse our active volunteer programs and to start your Volunteer Application.

Upcoming Activities   Calendar

BTAB meeting at Reynolds Profile Photo Volunteer BTAB meeting at Reynolds
  Wed 09/13, Wed 10/11, Wed 12/13, Wed 01/10, Wed 02/14, Wed 03/13, Wed 04/10, Wed 05/08 |   04:30 PM | George Reynolds Library

Attend a BTAB meeting to share ideas and brainstorm about events designed for teens and tweens. Have fun participating in activities with library staff, provide feedback, and have the opportunity to co-facilitate in some events.

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Cubing Collective Assistant Profile Photo Volunteer Cubing Collective Assistant
  Sat 09/16, Sat 10/21, Sat 11/18, Sat 12/16, Sat 01/20, Sat 02/17, Sat 03/16, Sat 04/20, Sat 05/18, Sat 06/15, Sat 07/20 |   01:45 PM | Boulder Main Library

We are thrilled to have The Cubing Collective led by Guinness World Record breaker Evan Blecher! Volunteers that help at this program will learn about thrilling speed-cubing competitions and experience brain-teasing sessions as they work alongside...

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BoulderReads New Tutor Training Profile Photo Volunteer BoulderReads New Tutor Training
  Thu 10/05, Thu 10/19, Thu 11/02 |   05:30 PM | Virtual location (from home)

BoulderReads is recruiting volunteer adult literacy and language tutors! Join a community of service-minded individuals working to improve the lives of adult learners and their families. Tutors will complete this online training with regular discu...

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LGBTQ+ Storytelling Summit 2023 Profile Photo Volunteer LGBTQ+ Storytelling Summit 2023
  Saturday, 07 October 2023 |   09:00 AM | Boulder Main Library

Help as a volunteer at the first LGBTQ+ Safety, Storytelling, and Sanctuary Summit in Boulder, Colorado, hosted at the Boulder Public Library! Volunteer roles: Registration/sign-in, greeting and wayfinding, setting up and cleaning up, helping ...

12 assignments unfilled
Eclipse Program Assistant Profile Photo Volunteer Eclipse Program Assistant
  Saturday, 14 October 2023 |   09:00 AM | Meadows Library

Activity description: We're looking for volunteers who are enthusiastic about space and the eclipse to assist at our Solar Eclipse Viewing Party! Help with setup and cleanup. Warmly greet participants and interact with participants of all ages. A...

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Autumn Fun Helper Profile Photo Volunteer Autumn Fun Helper
  Sunday, 22 October 2023 |   12:30 PM | Boulder Main Library

Event Description: This is meant to be a fun time for families of the library! We will have multiple stations for painting pumpkins, crafts, games, food/drink, a photo station and a game area. I will need all volunteers to arrive at 12:30 to help...

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Movie Matinee at Meadows - Soul Profile Photo Volunteer Movie Matinee at Meadows - Soul
  Saturday, 28 October 2023 |   01:30 PM | Meadows Library

Help with the Movie Matinee at Meadows! This is all-ages film screening of Movie Matinee at Meadows: Soul. Volunteers will warmly welcome participants to the event, set up and clean up chairs & tables, prep food & drink, and maintain flow and coun...

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Haunted Library Helper Profile Photo Volunteer Haunted Library Helper
  Sunday, 29 October 2023 |   11:30 AM | George Reynolds Library

Don a costume and enjoy helping out with Reynold's Haunted Library program! This program takes over the entire library with different stations for participants to engage with. This year, we will need volunteers to help at the craft stations of Lol...

4 assignments unfilled


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