Friends Fall Book Sale!
History buffs, this one's for you! This year’s sale will include a large number of history books, including many about the Civil War era. This is a great opportunity to find quality gift books at a reasonable price, including vintage and collectibles and a variety of new and gently-used books for all ages. Conducted by the Friends of the Boise Public Library to benefit the library. 762 River St. (Across from the Main Library)
Research Your Property's or Family's History
October is Idaho State Archives Month, so we're partnering with the Idaho State Archives to offer you tips and resources to help you learn more about your history. Learn about Researching Your Historic Property on October 22, and Researching Your Family History on October 29. Main Library.
Harvest Festival Week
Celebrate the pumpkin harvest, Halloween and all things autumn! All ages are invited to DIY Pumpkin Candle Making on October 28; Pumpkin Carving & Decorating on October 30; and an afternoon Harvest Party on October 31. School-age kids and teens can even use Arduino to program and code a spooky project at Monster Tech on October 29. Harvest Festival Week, the Library! at Cole & Ustick.
Other Featured Programs
Book & Movie Discussions
Free Legal & Nonprofit Resources
Programs for Kids & Teens
- All locations will be closed on Monday, October 13 (Columbus Day). Our branch libraries are closed on Mondays year around.