Baldwin Boettcher

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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! 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:

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

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?

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