Coming in January—a New Children’s Librarian!

December 14, 2017

We welcome Cherie LeMay to our library family starting on Tuesday, January 2nd, 2018. Cherie comes to us from Lutheran High School North where she manages the school media center. She has experience with all kinds of cool tech toys! She also comes to us from St. Charles City County …

Adult craft night, November. Map magnets.

November 3, 2017

A lovely crafty evening was had on this cold November night as we rifled through vintage maps and made some fabulous magnets ready to adorn any fridge. In December we are adding a craft morning as well as craft night, on December 6th at 6pm and December 7th at 10am. …

We will miss you, Lindsay B.

October 24, 2017

Lindsay Beckman, our Youth Services Librarian, was hired at St. Louis Public Library as the Manager for the Center for the Reader and Writer at the Central Library downtown. Lindsay started working at Brentwood in 2009 at the circulation desk. In 2015, she moved to the children’s room. We will …

Adult Craft Night October 4th. We made felt fall themed pins.

October 6, 2017

We met the first Wednesday of October and had a very productive evening making fall themed pins using felt fabric.  Each person decided on a design and glued or stitched a crafty masterpiece. Everyone had a lovely evening making new friends and greeting old friends as we crafted and chatted. …

Congrats, Gina and Hilary!

July 13, 2017

The City of Brentwood awarded Gina and Hilary for their years of service, 10 and 5 respectively. We are so proud that they make our library a welcoming place!

Food for Fines 2017

April 4, 2017

Food for Fines Update During National Library Week you gave 226 pounds of quality food.  Operation Food Search values these donations at $381.94, and they represent enough to feed 56 people for one day. This was definitely one of our more successful food drives. Thank you!

Welcome to our new website!

March 17, 2017

We are still tidying up a few things but we are excited to present our new website! Please update your bookmarks to reflect our new URL: and send us an email if you have any problems!

River Styx Creative Writing Workshops

River Styx Creative Writing Workshops

January 29, 2017

We are excited to announce a new series of creative writing workshops from River Styx at the Brentwood Public Library!  The eight week session will be on Sundays from 1-3 pm beginning 3/19 and running until 5/14 (no workshop on 4/16 due to Easter). The session will cost $115. Follow …

Brentwood Bookworms 2016 Wrap Up!

Brentwood Bookworms 2016 Wrap Up!

December 15, 2016

We have completed a full year of our Kids Book Club–now renamed Brentwood Bookworms! We have read some fantastic novels, had interesting discussions, and really tapped our creativity making fun crafts and activities to go along with the books we've read. These were our top three favorite books we read …

Wowbrary – See what’s new in a weekly newsletter

November 30, 2016

Wowbrary is a new service we are offering. You can follow the link for an interactive website listing the newest additions to our catalog or you can sign up to have it delivered to your inbox weekly! We may also tuck in some recent book reviews or news items so …