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

Free movies on us.


Did you know we're not all and exclusively about paper books?

With your library card you can also enjoy streamlined videos and music!

Just follow the links here and explore our databases that offer movies and music on Hoopla,

Flipster, which offers you magazines in a digital format and my favorite..... drumroll.....

TUMBLEBOOKS!  These are digital books for kids.  Many of them are the type we play/read during our Story TIme where the book reads itself.

All these are available FREE with your library card.


Masters of Suspense Book Club

Vertigo 42


Chronic vertigo and fatal falls.  Shades of Hitchcock?

There's still time!

It's the final week, but there's still time to log your books or reading time and get your prize for the summer reading program. Kids get a free book and a certificate, teens get a draw string backpack (pictured here) and entered into a drawing to win a Kindle Fire, and  adults also get chance at a Kindle Fire as well as a Summer Reading Program water bottle and entry into a drawing to win a Half Price Book Store gift certificate. (Half Price book store prizes at the Baldwin Boettcher Branch only).

To log your books click on this link, call the branch at 281-821-1320 or stop by the information desk. To claim your prize, visit us at the branch. Remember, anything read since June 1 counts! Happy reading!