Brandywine Community Library

Brandywine Community Library

Who needs to hear from you?

Your public libraries depend on the support of state, county and local governments, local clubs and non-profit organizations. These entities have many competing demands on their limited funds and need to know that you value the library as a community resource.

County Government

Commissioner's Office, Berks County Services Center, 633 Court St., 13th Fl., Reading PA 19601
Office Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Phone: 610-478-6136
Email: commissioners

Townships and Boroughs

State and county funding is tied to the local support your library receives. Use this link for township and borough information.

Local Clubs & Organizations

Please remember your library when your group is donating to worthy causes.

Donation Banks

Donate items

The library accepts books, DVDS, audio books, and music cd's and computer games as donations. Many donated items can be used to upgrade or expand the library's collection. If the donated item is not added to our shelves, the item will be sold at our ongoing book sale with all proceeds going to The Brandywine Friends Association which is a key support group for our operation. Please do not place donated items in the book drops; they can be brought into the library at any time during our open hours.

Please observe the following GUIDELINES FOR DONATIONS:

Items should be clean and free from:

  • water spots
  • markings
  • bug infestations
  • stains
  • mutilations
  • odors
  • mold
  • yellowed, torn or missing pages
  • mildew
  • damaged bindings

We only accept:

  • Books
  • Magazines
  • DVD's
  • Music CD's
  • Audio books
  • PC games

We do not accept:

  • Loose documents or papers
  • VHS Tapes and Toys
  • Briefcases/backpacks/tote bags
  • Pictures/certificates/paintings/frames
  • Home recordings of any type (music or video)
  • Any item that is dirty/musty or has mold on it
  • Textbooks/Encyclopedias/Readers Digest Condensed Books/National Geographic Magazines

Thank you for your donation.