Upcoming Events...

Friends of The Brainerd Public Library meet monthly, usually on the first Monday of the month at 4:30 pm September thru May, and 10:00 am for June - August. Occasionally we do have to change up the date and this page will always have the most current information for our meetings.

All Friends Of The Library as well as those interested in knowing more about the Friends are welcome to join us for these meetings and take part in the discussion of current and upcoming happenings.  Please message us through the contact link if you would like to be invited to these meetings.


No November Meeting due to late October Board Retreat
December 6th
January 3rd 

Not yet a Friend?  No problem!  Fill out the application form today and drop off or mail to the Brainerd Public Library! 

Brown Bag Authors
1st Mondays each month at noon to 1:00 pm - this is a
free event sponsored by the Friends.  Currently being hosted on the Friends of the Brainerd Public Library Facebook Page. 


See the lineup on our Brown Bag Page!




The Friends of the Brainerd Public Library along with Prairie Bay Grill invite you to Books Burgers and Brews.  We are thrilled to partner with Prairie Bay on 3rd Mondays to bring you a book club with a kick. 


A burger and a beer special with a Literary Menu.  Bring your friends and join us for our next discussion...  Books available at the Brainerd Public Library at the desk under the event name.  Currently happening VIA ZOOM.


See full details on the BBB page of this website.  

Join us at the Westgate Mall on Tuesdays between 9 am and 3 pm to purchase great used books.  This is also the location to drop off any of your gently used books for our sales.

See full details here! 

Stay tune for the plans for 2022!
See details on our Wine and Words page.