Special Event

Turning Ideas Into Reality:  The Public Library of the 21st Century

The Boulder Library Foundation cordially invites you to attend a lively evening exploring how the Maker movement is transforming the role of public libraries and how the Boulder Public Library is taking the Boulder Maker movement to the next level. Friday, October 16, 2015 @ 6:00 p.m. Boulder Public Library, Canyon Theater (9th St. & Canyon Blvd.) Join us at the Main Library for cocktails, a special fall harvest sampling crafted by the Boulder Farmers Market’s Seeds Café, and a sneak preview of the new Boulder Public Library Makerspace. Enjoy a special conversation on why communities are embracing the Maker culture with the founding editor-in-chief of Make magazine and Boulder native Mark Frauenfelder. $75 per person Proceeds support the Boulder Public Library

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Mark FreuenfelderMark Frauenfelder is the founder of Boing Boing, the founding editor-in-chief of MAKE magazine and a Boulder native. He is editor-in-chief of Cool Tools and co-founder of Wink Books. His new book is Maker Dad: Lunch Box Guitars, Antigravity Jars, and 22 Other Incredibly Cool Father-Daughter DIY Projects. Learn more at markfrauenfelder.com.