Upcoming Events...

Friends of The Brainerd Public Library meet monthly, usually on the first Monday of the month at 4:30 pm. 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.


October (most likely ZOOM Meeting)
November (most likely ZOOM Meeting)
December (most likely ZOOM Meeting)

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 the Summer Edition:  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.


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.

Please note that the Friends Board is working on a plan to be able to create a virtual book sale.  Please see the Book Sale Page for the most current information.

Stay tuned for dates for 2021
See details on our Wine and Words page.


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Contact phone:  218-838-0886

416 S 5th St  Brainerd, MN 56401