Upcoming Events...

Friends of The Brainerd Public Library meet monthly, usually on the first Monday of the month at 4:30 pm and 10:00 am for June - August. However, occasionally we do have to change up the date so 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.


July 12th:  (ZOOM Meeting)
August 2nd
September 13th
October 4th

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.  Join us in the large meeting room and feel free to bring your lunch.


See the line up 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.  

The Friends of The Brainerd Public Library have one of the LARGEST used book sales in the state of Minnesota and at 50 cents each for most books...we don't mind saying THIS is the sale to be at.

The Book Sale is now happening ONLINE!
See full details here! 

2021 dates are:  August 18th, 19th and 20th
See details on our Wine and Words page.