Friends of the Brentwood Library

The Friends' purpose shall be to promote and financially support the resources, services and needs of the Brentwood Library; to serve as advocates for the value of the Library; to draw people in the community together and unite in a common effort to enrich the quality of the Brentwood Library

Friends Newsletter - August 2019 |  Friends of the Brentwood Library By-Laws, Revised March 2018

Book Sales

Visit our Second Story Book Shop on the second floor right off the elevator during open hours. Volunteers may be available to assist you with book selections. When no volunteer is present, please drop payment in the black box behind the book shop desk.

Current book prices (unless otherwise marked):

  • Hardcovers & Trade Paperbacks: $1.00
  • Paperbacks: $0.50
  • Children's: $0.50

Specialty and Theme of the Month books (featured on first bookshelf and marked with an orange dot) are individually priced from $2.00 and up.

Special Book Sales will be held on August 3 and November 2 from 10:00-3:00. Fill a bag of books for $7.00 from 2:00-3:00. We will feature comic books at both sales, as well as holiday books in November. Proceeds from sales are donated to the Library.

Donations


We will accept up to one box or three bags a day. We are currently in need of large print and foreign language books.

We are unable to accept magazines, encyclopedias, Time-Life book series, Reader's Digest books, medical resources over 5 years old, and audio cassettes. Bring donations to the Second Story Book Shop on the second floor and place in the designated bin at the entrance to the shop

Receipts are available on request from volunteers or library staff.
Please do not leave donations in library book drop or outside of the Library.

Membership

Join the Friends

Friends help with:

  • Exhibits
  • Programs
  • Membership development
  • Publicity
  • Fund Raising
  • Book Sales
  • Book Sorting
  • Volunteering in the Library

Volunteer:

Volunteering opportunities are available. Tasks may include managing donations by categorizing and shelving books, and helping with special book sales.