Hispanic Heritage

Hispanic Heritage Celebration

Hispanic HeritageEveryone enjoyed the movie, colorful decorations and the yummy Hispanic snacks.

Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration Tomorrow!

Photo Courtesy of Jupiter ImagesDon't forget that in honor of Hispanic Heritage Month the Aldine Branch will be hosting a celebration tomorrow. There will be many things to enjoy like music, crafts, and so much more. The event is free to the public and will run from 10am to 2pm. We hope to see you there!

Hispanic Heritage Month

Come and celebrate Hispanic Heritage month at the library!  Date: Thursday, September 22, 3:30pm.  Have fun creating colorful decorations to take home and share with your family.

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage With A Book

 

September 15th - October 15th is Hispanic Heritage Month.  Are you looking for a way to celebrate? Why not celebrate by reading a book?

Hispanic Heritage on Display

The Mambo Kings Play Songs of LoveHispanic Heritage Month is celebrated each year from September 15 to October 15, but we are getting an early start.  Beginning Tuesday, September 6, the display table in the center of the library at Baldwin Boettcher will show off books, audiobooks and music by writers and artists of Hispanic countries or heritage.  As materials are checked out, we’ll be adding more, so keep checking throughout the month. 

Hispanic Heritage Month programs at Baldwin Boettcher:

Baldwin Boettcher Branch -- Evening Book Club

The House on Mango StreetTitle to be discussed: The House on Mango Street by Sandra Cisneros. Date of meeting: Monday, September 12, 2011, at 6:30 PM. Summary: The House on Mango Street is the remarkable story of Esperanza Cordero. Told in a series of vignettes -- sometimes heartbreaking, sometimes deeply joyous -- it is the story of a young Latina girl growing up in Chicago, inventing for herself who and what she will become. This book club selection celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month.

Hispanic Heritage Month - Movie Time!

Come celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with us this Thursday night, October 7th, by watching a Spanish language caper flick. The movie is rated PG-13, and will be starting at 6:30 p.m in the Marge Jacobson Community Room.   Snacks & drinks provided by Friends of Freeman Library.  If you want to know which movie we'll be watching, give us a call at the library at 281-488-1906 or visit us at 16616 Diana Lane. See you Thursday night!

AFTERNOON ART: MAKE YOUR OWN PINATA! REALLY!

  

We do some really cool stuff in our children's afternoon art program.  September 22, 4:30 PM we will make a pinata.  Let you imagination go wild.

Hispanic Heritage Craft

Come and celebrate Hispanic Heritage month at the Library!  Have fun creating Mexico's national flower - the dahlia!  Browse through our display of Hispanic authors and illustrators of children's literature.  Thursday, September 23, 4pm.

Baldwin Boettcher Branch -- Evening Book Club

The Stories of Eva LunaTitle to be discussed:  The Stories of Eva Luna by Isabel Allende. Date of meeting: Monday, October 12, at 6:30 PM. Summary: The title character tells a new story to her lover each night in this mesmerizing collection by the acclaimed Chilean author.

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