Baldwin Boettcher Evening Book Club

Istanbul PassagePlease join us for a discussion of Joseph Kanon's spy thriller, Istanbul Passage.  We'll meet at 6:30 pm, on Monday, December 2, at Baldwin Boettcher Branch.  Copies of the book are available at the library.

Summary:  A neutral city straddling Europe and Asia, Istanbul survived the Second World War as a magnet for refugees and spies, trafficking in secrets and lies rather than soldiers.  Expatriate American businessman Leon Bauer was drawn into this shadow world, doing undercover odd jobs and courier runs for the Allied war effort. 

Art Contest

Hey all you artists out there!  Baldwin Boettcher Library has an ART CONTEST open to artists of ALL AGES!  Just design an ORIGINAL Manga character.  It can be done in any size as long as it can be displayed in our library.  You can submit up to 3 entries.  The DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION IS OCTOBER 31ST.  All art must be original, and signed on the back with age, and contact information.  It will be put on display and the public will have a chance to vote on their favorite work.  Winners will be announced November 15th at 5 pm.  So don't miss out, bring in your entries today!

Gulf Coast Reads -- The Dog Stars by Peter Heller

The Dog StarsJoin us on Monday, October 28, 6:30 pm, for a discussion of The Dog Stars by Peter Heller.  This unforgettable novel is this year's selection for Gulf Coast Reads.

Baldwin Boettcher Evening Book Club

Playdate

 

Join us as we read and discuss The Playdate by Louise Millar.  Copies are currently available at Baldwin Boettcher, and this book club will meet on Monday, November 4, at 6:30 pm, in the library meeting room.

 

Summary:  You leave your kids with a friend down the street.  Everyone does it.  Until the day it goes wrong. 

Let's Hop on Down to Australia

Destination: Australia

 

 

 

Did you know there are animals in Australia that you will not see anywhere else on earth in the wild?