You Don't Even Have To Use Your Real Name

Masters of Suspense Book Club meets the second Monday of every month. September's meeting will be on the 14th at 6:30 pm and the featured book is Martha Grimes' Vertigo 42.

History Lover's Book Club meets on Friday, Sept 18 at 2 pm. We will be discussing Oscar Hijuelos' Beautiful Maria of My Soul.

School Resources @ The Library

As I was searching for school resources to write about, I came across another librarian's blog.  Christina Thompson from Galena Park Branch Library has compiled a few excellent resources for school children to search through. Here is her blog:

New Scanning Station

What do you need to do to that document of yours???

Edit it?

Email it?

Upload it? 

Download it?

Copy it?

Turn it into a PDF?

Print it?

Scan it?

You can do it all at the library! We have a new scanning station you can use to turn your physical documents into digital files. Don't know how? The staff would love to help you. Come see us. We love visitors.

Meet The Library Staff

Today we meet Monica.

Monica is a highly resourceful and dependable circulation assistant at Baldwin Boettcher Branch Library.  She has been with Harris County Public Library for nearly 15 years and has a vast knowledge of the library field 

Monica enjoys international travel and her two dogs; Chiqui and Chico.

She spends her free time knitting and watching fantasy TV shows.


HOMESCHOOL Meet n' Greet


Come to Baldwin Boettcher Branch Library on Monday, September 21st @ 1PM to meet other local families taking responsibility for educating their childen by using resources in the home and community.

Bring and share tips, pool ideas. and discuss Homeschool curriculum swap ideas.

Shareable snacks welcome!

Here are a just a very few FREE resources to get your conversation started: