Baldwin Boettcher

We Have A Winner!







Lucy designed the winning bookmark for Baldwin Boettcher Library.

Her design will be printed and the bookmarks will be available for the public to collect.

Great job Lucy!

Masters of Suspense Book Club

The Murder Room



A creepy tale of suspense to read in the month of October…..

Join us at Baldwin Boettcher on Monday, November 2, 6:30 pm, for a discussion of The Murder Room, an Adam Dalgliesh mystery by P. D. James.  Copies are available at the library. 


So if you have been wondering what happened to all the toys you've donated to Baldwin Boettcher Library...

We gathered them all up, provided some tools:



Gulf Coast Reads Book Discussion

The Promise


The History Lovers’ Book Club at Baldwin Boettcher will talk about Ann Weisgarber’s novel, The Promise, on Friday, October 16, at 2 pm.  Please join us for lemonade, cookies, and a spirited conversation about this 2015 Gulf Coast Reads title set in 1900 Galveston.

Teens Bake!

We had a great time baking and chowing down on strawberry shortcakes last Saturday! Teens learned how to make these delicious desserts from scratch. Did you miss it? Here's the easy to follow recipe, complete with tips and baking techniques so that making this dessert is a piece of CAKE:

Homeschooling Meet n' Greet

We had a great turn out for our Homeschooling Meet n' Greet session.

Parents and caretakers were able to exchange information about their experience with homeschooling, curriculum, talk about challenges and successes.  

If you or a family you know would like to connect with other homeschooling families in the area, please come to our next Homeschool Meet n' Greet in November.   


Our next Homeschooling Meet n' Greet

Help From a Scout

Eagle Scout Erik Scott is coordinating a book and art supplies drive and a special Saturday book sale to help raise money for the Baldwin Boettcher Branch Friends of the Library. For this drive they are looking for new and gently used books, construction paper, colored pens and pencils, acrylic paint, canvas pads, googly eyes, glue sticks, glitter, kinetic sand, stickers, pom poms, brushes, and basic art supplies such as crayons, paper, and pencils.

You can donate art supplies directly to the library in the drop box in the lobby until Sat, Sept 27th. The library takes book donations year-round.

You can donate books and art supplies at the following locations:

St. Michaels Roman Catholic Church
26001 Aldine Westfield Rd.
Humble, TX 77338

Masters of Suspense Book Club

Gone Girl



How well do you know the one closest to you?

Join us at Baldwin Boettcher on Monday, October 5, 6:30 pm, for a discussion of Gone Girl, by Gillian Flynn.  Copies are available at the library. 

Are You Interested in Self Publishing?

Have a manuscript you don't know what to do with? Have you thought about self publishing but don't know where to start? Come to our Self Publishing Information Session on Monday, September 21 at 6 pm. This program will introduce you to the world of self publishing, both ebooks and print books. This hour and a half introduction to self publishing will have a strong focus on Amazon's publishing platform. All methods covered in this session are free; we will only explore the no-cost options to publish your work. This session is for informational purposes only, Baldwin Boettcher Branch Library and  the Harris County Public Library system do not publish. To register, click here or call us at 281-821-1320.

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