The library offers a variety of services for both adults and children. There are over 48,000 items to check out. This number includes books (regular and large print), tapes, CD's, DVD's, and a genealogy collection. In addition the Library subscribes to 60 magazines. Services offered include, Internet, ILC, faxing and text enlarger/reader machines.
The library offers programs for seniors at area assisted care facilities and story time for children throughout the year. Each summer, the library has a summer reading program with special programs held on Tuesdays.
Library cards are available for children five and older; a parent or legal guardian's signature is required for children up to the age of 16. A photo ID and proof of residency are also required. Library cards are free. Replacement cards are available for $2.00
There are several public access computers, with connectivity to the Internet. Library patrons must register in advance to use the computers and must provide a current photo ID and have no fines or overdue items. There is a one-hour time limit, which can be extended if there are no other patrons waiting.
For more information, contact the Nancy Carol Roberts Memorial Library at 979-337-7201. The library is located at 100 W. Martin Luther King, Jr. Pkwy.
Want to make a donation for the new library? To Donate contact Andria Heiges by phone 979-337-7202 or email AHeiges@cityofbrenham.org