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Masters of Suspense Book Club

The Sense of an Ending

Join us at Baldwin Boettcher on Monday, November 3, 6:30 pm, for a discussion of The Sense of an Ending by Julian Barnes.  Copies are available at the library.

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PC Class: Hotmail

Want to get more out of Hotmail?

Learn the basics about this free email service and get all your questions answered in this computer class with an HCPL Technology Training Assistant.  The class meets at Baldwin Boettcher on Tuesday, October 9, from 3 - 4:30 pm.  Please call 281-821-1320 to register.  

Art Contest!

Draw an ANIME character in a SETTING, put your name and contact information on the back, and have a chance to win a prize!

Questions?  Call the library at 281-821-1320.  Entries are due before November 30.
 

Gulf Coast Reads Sculpture Class

Learn what goes into making a sculpture in this special craft touching on themes from this year's Gulf Coast Reads title, Remember Ben Clayton, by Stephen Harrigan.

More on the Roosevelts

River of Doubt

Are you going through Roosevelt withdrawal?

If you watched Ken Burns' seven-part film on PBS a couple of weeks ago and you want to know more about T.R., Franklin, and Eleanor, you may want to try one of these audiobooks:

Cook with a Book: Latin Spice

Chili con Corpses

We can promise sugar and spice and everything nice if you visit the library at 6 pm, this Wednesday, September 24.  

Masters of Suspense Book Club

The Bartender's TaleJoin us at Baldwin Boettcher on Monday, October 6, 6:30 p.m., for a discussion of The Bartender’s Tale by Ivan Doig.  Copies of the book are available at the library.

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Read a Good Book Lately?

new book shelf

 

No?  Then come to the library and find one on our new book shelf.  The selection changes not daily, but hourly, as books are returned and checked out again, and as brand new books arrive nearly every day in delivery.

Happy Birthday, Houston

birthday cake

On August 30, 1836, our city of Houston was founded by the Allen brothers, Augustus and John.  That makes Houston 178 years old tomorrow.

Here are some audiobooks - both factual and fictional - that feature Houston as a character:

Cook with a Book -- Ice Cream!

Ice CreamIsn't this hot weather good for something?  Hmmm, like maybe.... an excuse to indulge in an ice cream sundae?

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