The Brentwood Buzz

A collection of library news, events, and more! Scroll down to follow :)

Got Compost?

Enjoying an orange while at the library and about to throw that peel in the trash? Not so fast! The library's Environmental Committee is thrilled to announce we have added a compost collection bin to our main lobby recycling center.... Continue Reading →

Library Collecting Gently Used Shoes to Help Soles4Souls Fight Global Poverty

One person’s unwanted shoes can help provide meaningful opportunities that many in developing nations need, which is why the library has launched a shoe drive to collect as many pairs of new or gently used shoes as we can. The... Continue Reading →

Brentwood Community to Celebrate Arbor Day at the Library

  Please join the Brentwood City Commission and the Tree Board for 2018 Arbor Day Celebration. The celebration will be on Saturday, March 17 from 11am-1pm, with the program starting at 11:30 am at the John P. Holt Brentwood Library.   There will be free tree... Continue Reading →

100 Tree Giveaway for 250K Tree Day

The Library will be giving away 100 Tennessee native tree seedlings as a part of the Tennessee Environmental Council's 250K Tree Day. Come by the Library any time between 4 - 6 p.m. on Friday, February 23 to pick up... Continue Reading →

Library Collecting Donations for GraceWorks Ministries

Our non-profit partner for this month is GraceWorks Ministries, an organization that provides immediate and long-term resources to neighbors in need. Throughout the month of February we'll be collecting donations to go towards the needs of fuel bags and the... Continue Reading →

February Showcase Exhibit Featuring Ceramics Artist

Each month, The John P. Holt Brentwood Library hosts two local artists on the Friends of the Brentwood Library (FOBL) Gallery Wall and Showcase Display. The February artist in the Showcase is Jana Rohlickova. Jana grew up in the Czech... Continue Reading →

Friends of Brentwood Library February Gallery Artist: Sandy Coomer

Each month, The John P. Holt Brentwood Library hosts two local artists on the Friends of the Brentwood Library (FOBL) Gallery Wall and Showcase Display. Our February Gallery artist is Sandy Coomer. Sandy Coomer is a poet, artist, and endurance... Continue Reading →

Brentwood Library Participates in Overdrive Digital Reading Challenge

The Brentwood Library is on a mission this winter: Get more people to try digital reading! Our online collection houses thousands of eBooks and digital audiobooks through our partnership with OverDrive. Yet, many people are still surprised to learn their... Continue Reading →

Last Call for Donations in the Month of October

It’s no secret that recent Hurricanes Harvey and Irma have produced unprecedented havoc across the Southeastern United States. But in their wake, they have also united the nation, igniting a spirit of giving. While the rain has stopped, the rebuilding... Continue Reading →

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