Entries by Emily Goodman

Tuesday, January 17th at 5pm: Florence Foster Jenkins,

Join the Wednesday Night Book Club in their annual after-hours movie night meeting. The movie, Florence Foster Jenkins, tells the story of a New York heiress who dreams of becoming an opera star despite a less than beautiful singing voice. Starring Meryl Streep and Hugh Grant. Pizza will be served so kindly RSVP.   Tuesday, […]

Wednesday, January 11th at 6pm: Bigfoot: Explained!

Come explore the legend of Bigfoot with Little Compton native Ryan “RPG” Golembeske from Animal Planet’s Finding Bigfoot. You will learn the history, search techniques, show secrets and the greatest stories from around the world. Skeptics and believers are welcome to enjoy this Brownell creature feature. Wednesday, January 11th 6:00 pm  

The Friends Run on Donations

Below, you will find a link to a letter from the board of the Friends of the Brownell Library, who through gracious donations make programs possible at the library! They also generously sponsor great additions to the library collection such as our popular T-Mobile Hot Spots. Become a Friend of the library today by donating […]

Wednesday, November 16th at 6 PM

Join us at the library as we welcome former reporter and editor for the Boston Globe, Richard Higgins. Higgins will be speaking about his book entitled Thoreau and the Language of Trees. He will share with us an exploration of Thoreau’s keen observation of trees, his creative response to them as a writer, and trees […]