The Friends of Boniuk Library was created to connect Holocaust Museum Houston members and the Houston community with The Boniuk Library’s collection and resources. All funds raised by Friends of Boniuk Library will build the collection, increase visibility and expand public access to the collection.
Events and Activities
The Friends of Boniuk Library host a monthly Breakfast Book Club, an annual children’s event, and more.
Breakfast Book Club
The Book Club meets monthly to discuss fiction and nonfiction related to the Holocaust and human rights. Stay tuned for this year’s selections and meeting dates.
Let’s Be Friends!
Let’s Be Friends is an annual children’s program incorporating crafts, stories, and writing activities. Appropriate for children of all ages, the activities and stories focus on kindness and friendship. Writing activities are presented by local authors through Writers in the Schools (WITS).
Children’s Book Drive
The Boniuk Library at Holocaust Museum Houston provides fiction and nonfiction materials for children of all ages. For young children, the library features a selection of books related to kindness and acceptance. Middle grade and teen books delve into the history of the Holocaust and human rights and continue to teach the importance of acceptance among peers.
The Friends of Boniuk Library need your help to increase and improve the Library’s Juvenile Collection. Here are two ways to help out:
- Purchase a book from our Amazon Children’s Book Wish List.
- Make a donation to the Friends of Boniuk Library, and your contribution will go directly to the Boniuk Library’s Juvenile Collection.
Become a Friend
The Friends of Boniuk Library is a Holocaust Museum Houston Affinity Group and can be joined with your Museum membership. Friends of Boniuk Library members receive personalized bookplates in a new Library acquisition to commemorate themselves or a loved one for years to come.
$25 Page Turner
- Student/Senior Member
- Receives one personalized book plate
- Receives two personalized book plates
- Receives five personalized book plates