Merrick Public Library

Banister Memorial Hall


*Please read our Reopening Statement*

As of Tuesday, June 1 the Library will no longer require patrons to schedule appointments for any library services. Patrons will be free to browse, pickup, copy, print, fax, and use computers during the following hours:

Tuesday | 3pm – 7pm

Wednesday | 12pm – 4pm

Thursday | 3pm – 7pm

Friday | 12pm – 4pm

The Library will continue to be CLOSED on Saturdays until after Labor Day.

Per the CDC and Massachusetts Department of Public Health advisory, patrons are advised to continue to wear a mask while inside the Library building.

If a private appointment is required, please speak with a Library staff member.

"Curbside" Pick-Up: Pick-up times will be Tuesday & Thursday from 3:00 to 7:00 p.m. and Wednesday & Friday from 12:00 to 4:00 p.m. Appointments are scheduled in 15-minute increments. Materials will be picked up in the library foyer, just inside the front door. On the day of your pick-up, the items will be checked out to you, put in a bag with your last name on it, and placed on the table in the foyer. 

Private In-Library Browsing: Designated private browsing times be Tuesday & Thursday from 1:00 to 2:30 p.m. and Wednesday & Friday from 11:00 to 11:30 a.m. Appointments are scheduled in 30-minute increments. Please call or email the library to set up a private in-library appointment for browsing; your scheduled time may also be used for computer time, copying, faxing, and printing. 


The Brookfield Merrick Public Library is located at the corner of Lincoln and Common Streets bordering the Brookfield Common.

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Mission Statement:

The Merrick Public Library’s mission is to maintain free services to our community. We promote our love of recreational reading and are supportive in maintaining creative, interesting programs based on our patrons’ interests and requests. We are committed to preserving and sharing our local history. We strive to inform and empower by creating easy access to a vast array of information and free materials.  We support an informed citizenry, lifelong learning, and reading in any and all formats.

Staff Contacts

Name Title
Brenda Metterville Library Director
Andrea Faugno Library Assistant
Julia Taylor Senior Library Assistant
Kate Simpson Library Assistant
Joan Sagendorph Library Substitute
Michelle Taylor Library Substitute
Margaret Aubin Custodian

Board Members

Name Title
Sally Brown Chairman
Barbara Clancy Secretary
Carol Plumb
Shelby Hill
Rebecca Morin
Erica Robert