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 …

Brentwood Book Club-Notes from the November Meeting

November 9, 2016

10 of us met to discuss Dead Wake by Erik Larson. Other books we are busy reading: Behold the Dreamers by Imbolo Mbue Small Great Things by Jodi Picoult The Whistler by John Grisham Don’t forget to turn in your ballot in December for next year’s book club selections. If …

YA²: Notes from the October meeting

October 18, 2016

We had a great turnout last night at Olympia for our third YA² meeting. Thank you to everyone who participated and contributed to the discussion of Croak. It’s great to hear so many people enjoyed this fun and creepy book and that you’re interested in pursuing the rest of the …

Brentwood Book Club-Notes from the October Meeting

October 12, 2016

12 of us met to discuss Above the Waterfall by Ron Rash. It was well received by the group though some members thought the narrative was confusing when it alternated between the two main characters. Several members also read other books by Rash after they finished the novel. Other books …

Brentwood Book Club-Notes from the September Meeting

September 14, 2016

Ten people met to discuss Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline in September.  It was widely enjoyed! Other books we are reading: The Inspector Monk Series by Anne Perry Rebecca by Daphne DuMaurier Bettyville by George Hodgson Identical by Scott Turow The Assistants by Camille Perri The Weight of Blood …

Congratulations, Hilary!

Congratulations, Hilary!

September 3, 2016

We would like to extend our heartfelt congratulations to our clerk Hilary and her husband, AJ! They had a beautiful day almost as gorgeous as the bride. We wish them a lifetime of love and laughter together. Check out our Facebook page to see more pictures from their special day.