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Holiday Open House

Keep the 12th of December open on your calendar for the Holiday Open House from 1 until 3.  More details to follow. 

Mystery Book Club

Another fine mystery meeting has taken place at the Baldwin Boettcher Library.  Discussion of our favorite authors went well.  Next month, we will be meeting on December 23rd at 2 pm.  We will be discussing a mystery taking place in our favorite setting or place.  This may involve a rose garden, city or landmark.  The world is your playground.  Find a mystery with your favorite setting and come share it with the group.  During this meeting we will decide the January and February meeting topics.  So grab your magnifying glass, hat, pipe or whatever prop makes you a mystery buff and come join us.

National Gaming Day is November 14th!!

On Saturday the 14th, the entire nation will be trying to set a record for the most people playing the same game.  Game Time on Saturday will be from 2 until 4 pm.  Come check out the new games and play the game for the record.

Native American Cooking Demonstration

On November 23rd, Ms Cindy and Ms Bonnie will delight the taste buds with several recipes from our Native American Cookbooks.  At 6 pm we will offer several dishes and have a simple demonstration on how to make Algonquian Maple Popcorn Balls.  So please join us for this cooking demonstration and sampling of delicious foods in celebration of Native American Heritage Month.

Native American Dance

On November 23, come to the Baldwin Boettcher Library to learn authentic Indian Dances and Folklore.  With the aid of a video by the Grey Eagles, and music choreographed and researched by Carole Howard, Princes Wa-Be-No-Que of the Chippewa tribe, we will try to learn the Corn Grinders Dance and a Rain Dance.  This event will begin at 2 pm.  So come one, come all to learn the Native American Dance Steps of old.

Teen DWI Program

On Saturday, October 17th, State Trooper Standifer will present a teen DWI program at 2 pm.  He will take us thru the steps of the drinking teen.  Find out how this alcohol affects your abilities to carry out the simple tasks of walking, talking and especially driving your vehicle.   See you on the 17th.

Hispanic Heritage Month Cooking Demonstration

Interested in cooking?  Want to try a new dish with a new taste?  Come to the Cooking Demonstration for the Hispanic Heritage Month.  On October 13th, at 5 pm come join us for a step by step presentation of "Spaghetti with pesto sauce".   We will not only learn how to make this delicious entree but we will have a tasting once the dish is finished.  Just like the cooking demonstrations on TV.  See you there.

Is there a Doctor in the House?

Dr. Mom is coming to the Baldwin Boettcher Library.  This program will tell you how to achieve and maintain optimum health through nutrition, natural remedies and essential oils.  Hopefully you will learn not only how to prevent but eradicate health issues.  Come join us on Saturday, October 10th at 10 am to discover your role in this health issue. 

Here at Toddle Time

Come one, come all!  We are  looking for toddlers from 2 to 3 years of age to join, Ms Nancy at Toddler Time.  Ms Nancy will read books, sing songs, and entertain you with her puppets.  So, we'll see you all at Toddler Time on Thursdays at 10:30 am.

Do You Live in the Houston Area?

If you live in the Houston area, come to the Baldwin Boettcher Library to check out our new catalog on the programming offered by the Houston Parks and Recreation Department.

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