Brooks Memorial Library

Friends of Brooks Memorial Library


Five Stories by Anton Checkhov

November 30th at 7:00 pm:  One of the four-part Vermont Humanities Council reading and discussion series, Masters of the Short Story, with Dr. Richard Wizansky, a VHC scholar.

Keith Murphy and Tony Barrand

Jubilee Fisk and other songs

JOIN US for a fundraising concert with Tony Barrand and Keith Murphy on Friday, November 6 at 7PM on the Main Floor of the Library.

Nationally renowned and locally acclaimed folk musicians, Tony Barrand and Keith Murphy will perform ballads and songs from West Dover’s Atwood family Songs of the Hills collection.

The evening will include a ballad about Brattleboro’s own Jim Fisk, a notorious Wall Street financier and “Robber Baron.”

Face to Face with the Emotional Brain - Paul Whalen

Face to Face with the Emotional Brain

Whether one is sitting around the caveman’s fire or the conference table, no signal is more important to humans’ interpreting interactions and predicting behavior than th esmile. Dartmouth Professor of Psychological and Brain Sciences Paul Whalen explores how the brain processes facial expressions and how that helps us understand our emotional lives. Underwriter: Chroma Technology Corp.

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Our Mission

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

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