The Brentwood Buzz

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Friends of Brentwood Library Combines Two Book Sales into One

The Friends of the Brentwood Library (FOBL) will be combining its Spring and Summer Book Sales and holding a larger sale June 8th - 10th.  The sale will operate from 10am to 5:30pm on Friday and Saturday, and Sunday hours will be from 1pm to 5:30pm.  On... Continue Reading →

Library Seeking Donations for ShowerUp throughout May

Throughout the month of May, the library will be accepting donations for ShowerUp, a mobile shower vehicle designed to serve those in need. The following items can be donated in the bin by our front doors: Bug spray First Aid... Continue Reading →

Featured Artists at the Library for April

Have you had a chance to stop by our gallery wall and display case this month? If not, you should take a few moments to check out our talented featured artists for the month of April! Each month, the Library... Continue Reading →

Update on Friends of the Brentwood Library Book Sale!

Renovations are well underway in our meeting rooms and we can't wait to see the finished result and use them again! In the meantime, we've had to reschedule some of our favorite events like the Friends of the Brentwood Library... Continue Reading →

Library Collecting Donations for ThriftSmart throughout April

It's officially spring, a time a lot of us use to tackle spring cleaning. This year you can put all that cleaning out to good use by donating gently used clothing, shoes, housewares, and linens to ThriftSmart. ThriftSmart is an... Continue Reading →

Vote for Your Favorite Peeps on Parade for Peeple’s Choice Award

We received some great entries for our very first Peeps on Parade contest! You can view these creative, book-themed dioramas for yourself in the display case as you enter the Library, but don't just look, take a moment to vote for your... Continue Reading →

Gather Your Peeps and Join the Fun!

Whether or not you love to eats Peeps at Easter can be a big debate, but one thing we can all agree on is how cute they are! For a little spring fun we're asking you to take those cute,... Continue Reading →

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 →

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