Brooks Memorial Library

Friends of Brooks Memorial Library

“Little Free Libraries” for Sale and Raffle

In this unique Friends fundraiser, there are now only two “Little Free Libraries” remaining for sale (see photos above, $300 each) and one to be raffled (not shown, $5 a ticket).

They are all hand-built by the Rotary’s Literacy Project Committee and painted by local artists.

So what exactly are Little Free Libraries?

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First Wednesdays Series: May

May 2 @ 7 pm    ♦    James Maroney
Georgia O’Keeffe produced over 2,000 works in her 75-year career. James Maroney, the former Head of American Paintings at both Sotheby’s and Christie’s and the person who conducted her estate appraisal after her death, presents a critical evaluation of her best work.

Public Invited

The public is invited to attend the Friends Annual Meeting on Saturday, May 19, at 1:00pm. The meeting will be held in the meeting room on the top floor of the library next to the Children’s Room.

At 2:00pm following the meeting, on the Main Floor of the library, Jeff Danziger, political cartoonist, will be reading from The Full Vermonty: Vermont in the Age of Trump, a book he co-wrote with Bill Mares. The book features writings from a host of local contributors, all giving their take on life in the age of Trump.

  • First Wednesdays 2017-2018
  • Libraries are for everyone.

Our Mission

The mission of the Friends is to support the Brooks Library through advocacy, public relations, and fundraising in order to provide the highest quality library services to the community.

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Friends of Brooks Memorial Library

224 Main Street
Brattleboro, VT  05301