History Lovers' Book Club

Beautiful Maria of My Soul


Join us at Baldwin Boettcher on Friday, September 18, 2 pm, for a discussion of Beautiful Maria of My Soul, by Cuban American author Oscar Hijuelos.  This is our Hispanic Heritage Month selection, and copies of the book are available at the library.

Big Thanks!

A big thanks to all our summer volunteers! We couldn't do it without you! And a very special thanks to the Friends of the Baldwin Boettcher Branch Library and Rob's Hardware. 

Ellen Alfar

Shelbi Bryant

Alexandra Chavez

JiTerrrell Felix

When the children's librarian is away, the branch manager will play...

The Branch Librarian is taking over story time and she wants to have a party!  A Mo Willems party! Join us tomorrow on Thursday, August 20th at 10:30 am to celebrate the books starring The Pigeon, Piggy and Elephant, and Knuffle Bunny . We'll read some hilarious stories, make wearable crafts, eat Pigeon-friendly snacks and make Knuffe Bunny inspired art pages! All are welcome. Let us know you're coming! RSVP by clicking on the event here or call us at 281-821-1320. See you there!

Root Beer Float and Trail Mix Day

Homemade Root Beer, Soda, and Pop


Who doesn’t love this?

We’re declaring Saturday, August 22, to be Root Beer Float and Trail Mix Day at Baldwin Boettcher.  Come on in and join us for a cool and foamy concoction of root beer and vanilla ice cream, and a fruity, nutty bite of trail mix.  We’ll be serving these two great inventions from 1 pm until 3 pm

Everyone is invited to this delicious end of summer treat.  To register, just click on our Events Calendar

"Secret Garden" ART SHOW!


In collaboration with Mercer Botanic Gardens, we'd like to invite YOU to participate in an upcoming curated ART SHOW at Baldwin Boettcher Branch Library titled:

“Secret Garden”

What: Photography show
featuring plant life of Mercer Botanic Gardens