Story Time

Another Busy Monday for Baldwin Boettcher Library

Today will be another busy day for The Little Blue Library!  We had story time in the garden at 10:30 am.  Today’s subject was “Gardens”.  Next week we will be reading about “snakes”!  Spin-a-Yarn will be at 3 pm in the pole barn on the west side of Mercer, and at 6 pm, we will have ESL with Cindy in the pole barn as well.  For more information, call Cindy at 832-927-5480.  We hope you come see what we have going on for Baldwin Boettcher Library at Mercer Gardens.  We would love to see you here!

Popping Up in May

We had another great turn out for our Pop up Library at Cypress Trails United Methodist Church this Monday.  The story time theme this week was Ice Cream.  Victoria read a cute story about a dog and his ice cream, and the kids put together a cute ice cream cone craft.   We will be at the Church two more Mondays, so if you have books to return or would like to browse the collection then come join us Monday, May 14.  We would love to see you there!  

April 23 Pop Up


Today is Monday, and Baldwin Boettcher Library will be popping up at Cypress Trails United Methodist Church.  It will be from 3:30 to 5:30 pm.  There will be books and DVD’s to browse for all ages and the opportunity to return items.   A story time and craft will be happening as well.   At 6:30 there will be an ESL class with Cindy Groover until 7:30 pm.   So come on by, we would love to see you there!

BB Pop Up Library Today 4-16-18

Today is another beautiful Monday and Baldwin Boettcher Library will be popping up again at the Cypress Trails United Methodist Church at 22801 Aldine Westfield Rd.  We will be there from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm with books and movies for all ages to browse, and you can return items as well.  There will also be a story time and craft for the little ones.  So come join us.  We would love to see you there!

Baldwin Boettcher Pop Up Library

Monday, April 9 @ 3:30 pm, we will have our Pop up Library again.  It will be at the Cypress Trails United Methodist Church.  The address is 22801 Aldine Westfield Road.   There will be books and movies for all ages to browse.  We will have a story time and craft for the little ones.  If you have items to return bring them with you, we will be happy to get them checked in for you.   It has been wonderful seeing so many of you that used to come to the branch regularly.  We have missed you all, so please come join us!

Popping up at Cypress Trails Methodist March 26

Monday, March 26 from 3:30 pm to 5:30 pm, Baldwin Boettcher Library will be popping up again at Cypress Trails Methodist Church.  It is located at 22801 Aldine Westfield Rd.  We will have a story time and craft.  You can bring your returns, and browse some books for all ages.  Afterwards there will be an ESL class with Cindy from 6 pm to 7:30 pm.  So come and join us!  We would love to see you!

The Art of Story Time!

Anyone can “read” a story...but planning and presenting a story time is truly an art form!  Each week, your Tomball Children’s stafff chooses fun, age appropriate themes and books as well as songs, fingerplays, activities and crafts.  The number one goal for a storyteller is for your child to have a wonderful experience and leave with a big smile on their face!  With that in mind, we are happy to offer story times for all ages and stages:

  1. Baby Bookworms - newborn - walker in training - every Monday at 9:30 am - enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays, mother goose rhymes, fine motor coordination activities, parachute play and interraction with other moms and babies.
  2. Read and Play - Walkers through 18 months - every Monday at 10:30 am - enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays, small game play, fine motor activities, sensory play and interraction with other moms and babies.
  3. Toddler Time - 18 months to 3 years - every Tuesday at 10:30 am and every Wednesday at 9:30 am - enjoy a themed story time with at least 2 books, songs, fingerplays, movement activities, parachute play, an age appropriate craft and play time with other children.
  4. Preschool Story Time - 3 - 5 years - every Wednesday and Thursday at 10:30 am - enjoy a themed story time with at least 3 books, songs, fingerplays, participation activities, parachute play and an age appropriate craft.

Toddler Times and Preschool Story times do require tickets.  They are FREE and handed out 30 minutes prior to the start time at the children's reference desk for 30 particpating children and a parent or caregiver.

For more information about story times or any of our programs, call 832-559-4235. 

We'll see you at the Library!

St. Patrick's Day Storytime

Join us for Family St. Patrick's Day Story time on Saturday, March 10 at the Fairbanks Branch Library at 2:00 pm. There will be songs, stories and a craft!

Popping Up Monday

Today is Monday and our Pop-Up Library will be at the usual place, Cypress Trails United Methodist Church at 22801 Aldine Westfield Rd.   The hours will be 3:30 to 6 pm.   We will have books to browse for all ages, and other activities in store.  So come join us.  We would love to see you there!

Celebrate Read Across America

I love reading and, I try my hardest to inspire that love in the next generation. March is Read Across America Month where we celebrate reading with our children. Here at Evelyn Meador we have scheduled magician and educator Julian Franklin to present his show “Reading Rocks (with Socks and Fox) on March 3rd at 2:00 PM. After celebrating Dr.

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