Baldwin Boettcher

A Big Thanks to Our Summer Volunteers and Partners!


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

We would like to say THANK YOU to everyone who helped make our summer at the library a success. We couldn't have done it without you!

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Secret Garden Photography Show

Our Art Photography show featuring Mercer Botanical Garden's secrets is up.

Please come by the library to see the beautiful works on display and be inspired.

The show will be up until October 15th.

Thank you to all the artists who did a fantastic job and chose to participate in this exhibit.


 

Book Buddies Little Buddy Applications Now Being Accepted

Applications for Little Buddies in Grades K-3 will be accepted until September 2nd. If the number of applicants exceed the number of Big Buddy volunteers, Little Buddies will be selected by a random lottery. 

Manga now online


It is with extreme pleasure that we announce the addition of manga titles to our Overdrive collection. 

PLease click on the link below to view the new MANGA TITLES:

http://hcpl.lib.overdrive.com/10/50/en/CuratedCollection9.htm

A sampling of titles include:

Attack on Titan
Fairy Tail
Naruto
Deadman Wonderland
Demon Prince of Momochi House
Hana-Kimi
Noragami: Stray God
Skip Beat
UQ Holder
Vampire Knight



 Please note this collection contains titles ranging from All ages to 16+. 

 

Enjoy!

"The Merits of Reading Real Books To Your Children"

A repost of a great article worth every word.

 

 

Congratulations to our Adult SRP drawing winner!

Congratulations to Ada Culpepper, the winner of the 2016 Adult Summer Reading Program drawing. Ms. Culpepper had her choice of a free book or a Baldwin Boettcher T-Shirt. To enter the drawing she had to sign up for the Summer Reading program, read and log at 10 books between June 6th and August 6th. 

There is still time this week to register and log books/activities for the 2016 Summer Reading Program. For more information on how to participate and to sign up visit www.HCPL.net and Click on the Team Read icon on the left or visit the information desk where any of us will be happy to help you register and log completed activities/books. 

 

Portrait Drawing Class

Our final installment of Summer Reading Program for adults was a Portrait Basics Drawing class.

This was a four part series adult class for those interested in learning the basic techniques for portrait drawing. 

Thank you to all who participated.

Check out the results!




Keep an eye on our calendar for future events.

Please Join us for our Wednesday Program about BIRDS

For our final Summer Reading Program of 2016, please join us at Baldwin Boettcher Branch library to see a presentation about TX birds.  This program will be presented by Ms. Debbie from Jesse H Jones Park & Nature Center.  The presentation about birds will begin at 2pm on Wednesday, August 3rd.

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