Baldwin Boettcher

Become a Book Buddy: Teen Volunteers Wanted

Applications are now being accepted for the Book Buddy Programs for both Big and Little Buddies. This program matches trained teen volunteers in grades 7-12 with children in  K-3rd to encourage Little Buddies to develop a love of reading. Each pair will meet for a total of 10 weeks on Wednesdays at 5 pm beginning February 1st, 2017. Applications must be turned in by January 20th. Volunteers will attend training on January 25th at 5 pm. Please call or e-mail Christie more more information. 281-821-1320 or christie.yerby@hcpl.net

Christmas and New Year's Hours

Baldwin Boettcher Library 2016 Holiday Hours:

December 22nd: 10 am-5 pm
December 23rd-26th: Closed, Christmas Holiday
December 27th-29th: Open, regular hours
December 30th: 1-5 pm
December 31, 2016-January 2nd, 2017: Closed for New Year's Holiday

Holiday Party: Sat. Dec. 10th from 1-3 PM

Join us on Saturday, December 10th from 1:00-3:00 PM for our Holiday and Christmas Celebration. All ages are invited to enjoy live music, delicious refreshments, and craft activities for all.

Thanksgiving Break

Please note that we will close at 5 PM on Wednesday, November 23

and will be closed through Sunday, November 27

in observance of Thanksgiving.


We will reopen on Monday, November 28 for regular business.

 

HAPPY THANKSGIVING!

(and remember to bring the librarians some left-overs) :)

VOTE FOR ME!

Today we enjoyed reading

 

and we had a chance to voice reasons why WE should be PRESIDENT:

Early Voting

EARLY VOTING!

Baldwin Boettcher Branch Library is hosting EARLY VOTING.

The hours are:

October 24th:  October 28  8:00 am - 6:00 pm

October 29th, Saturday:  7:00 am - 7:00 pm

October 30th Sunday:  1:00 pm - 6:00 pm

October 31 - November 4th:  7:00 am - 7:00 pm

Celebrations!

We have much to celebrate at Baldwin Boettcher Branch Library.

We just held our Halloween party and will soon celebrate Dia De Los Muertos at our weekly Story Time.

Drop by to participate or check out our Facebook for more photos.



 

NEXT WEEK:


Gulf Coast Reads Program: Visiting Scholar Dr. Abbie

Dr. Abbie Grubb, Historian and Instructor of History at San Jacinto College will present a talk on subjects mentioned in the Gulf Coast Reads Selection The Train to Crystal City.  Ms. Grubb will also discuss the experiences of Japanese Americans during WWII.  If you are a book lover or history buff, you don't want miss this program.  Learn about this fascinating and disturbing episode in American history from local expert, Dr. Abbie Grubb on:

Monday, October 24th at 6 PM

Pedestrian Safety

School is in and Halloween coming up; that means a lot of children are out and walking.  Please join us next Tuesday at 11 am for PEDESTRIAN SAFETY presented by "Safe Kids Greater Houston".  We will talk about safety rules, read and distribute Clifford books, safety equipment etc.  For more information, please visit:

 

See you at the library!

 

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