Brooks Memorial Library

Friends of Brooks Memorial Library

The Full Vermonty

On Saturday, May 19, at 2pm, 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.

The event will take place in the Main Room of the library, directly after the 1pm Annual Meeting of the Friends.

Summer Book Sale

Looking for some summer reading? Come to the Friends of the Library Book Sale on May 31 to June 2 (Strolling of the Heifers weekend)  —  you’ll find lots of good books, plus DVDs, music CDs, audiobooks, and puzzles.

Thursday & Friday: 10 am – 6 pm
Saturday: 8 am – 1 pm

Donations can be brought to the main circulation desk any time the library is open. If you’re planning to donate, please read the donation guidelines.

Raffling the last Little Free Library

In this unique Friends fundraiser, there is now only one “Little Free Library” left (not shown above) — up for raffle at $5 a ticket. The drawing will be held on Saturday, June 2nd.

All the Little Free Libraries were 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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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