Brainerd Public Library

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Get involved with your public library in Brainerd, MN. Many activities for your children to help them fall in love with reading and learn how to use the library. Teens, children and adults alike can enjoy the libraries many activities and events.

Upcoming Events  •  Regular Events  •  Summer Reading Programs  •  Available Services


To find out about Upcoming Events at the library please visit us at:

Regular Events at Your Library

Every Monday at 6:00 pm and every Tuesday at 10:15 am
Every Third Wednesday of the month at 11:15am *New

BABY STORYTIME every Thursday at 11:15 am
Even the littlest of lakes area residents need some time of their own. A baby story time for those from birth to 24 months will be held every Thursday morning at 11:15 am. Come to the Brainerd Public Library with your little one for stories, music and songs. Read with your baby every day. It's a great excuse to cuddle.

Movie Day At The Library: Call the library for dates and titles being played, 218-829-5574.

Local Library Board Meetings:
Meets on the fourth Monday of each month at 6 pm. The public is welcome.

The Brainerd Public Library Adult Book Club meets the 2nd Wednesday of each month at the library, from 1-2 pm. Call 218-829-5574 for the current title selection.

Friends of the Brainerd Public Library:
Generally meets the first Monday of each month at 10:30am.
In June & July, meets at 11am during the Brown Bag Lunch series.
Used book donations accepted and appreciated throughout the year and used for the Friends Biannual Book Sale. Events and various materials provided by the Friends are free and open to the public. Visit the Friends of the Brainerd Public Library's website by clicking here.

Please consider a Friends membership - your membership will help us help to strengthen the library's collection and bring new programming and resources to the library.

Biannual Used Book Sale
Events and various materials provided by the Friends are free and open to the public. Please consider a Friends membership - your donation will help bolster the library collection and professional programming.

Available Services:

Free wireless Internet access and public Internet computers

Reference Service: The Reference Desk is staffed all hours that the Brainerd Public Library is open. Information and reference requests may be called in: 218-829-2906, emailed to: or brought in to the Brainerd Public Library.

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Brainerd Public Library  •  416 South Fifth Street  •  Brainerd, MN 56401
Phone: 218-829-5574  •  Fax: 218-829-0055
Brainerd Public Library
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