Friends of the Library / City Read Program– Residents of Brentwood collectively read a selection in September and meet the Author for lunch. http://ccclib.org/friends/bre.html
11 schools participate in this art program that aids local students in monthly art lessons and programs by volunteers. BAS provides financial support that assists in many art supplies and an annual art show. Learn more at Brentwood Union School District
Located at The Streets of Brentwood Shopping Center, Delta Gallery is a fine art gallery featuring artwork of the Art Guild of the Delta Collective Artists. The Gallery also offers art instruction for children, teens and adults. Delta Gallery is also home to Brentwood Art Society, Art Guild of the Delta and also 2019 Art, Wine & Jazz Festival headquarters.
Brentwood Writes is an organization that provides local prose writers and poets with a venue to share their work. These writers also participate in the annual anthology, In Mt. Diablo’s Shadow. Brentwood Writes/Open Mic meets the 2nd Thursday of every month 6:30 pm in the Brentwood Community Center. All are welcome.
Brentwood Art Society values working alongside many arts organizations to enrich, educate and create awareness of the arts and the impact they have in creating a vibrant community!
Our newest affiliate, Ghostlight is an East Contra Costa theatre ensemble which is dedicated to the performing arts and the magic of live theatre. The mission of Ghostlight Theatre Ensemble is to entertain, educate, and enrich our circle of local communities by offering diverse and quality theatrical experiences. Learn more at www.GhostlightTE.org
Brentwood Teen Theater – Organized by Steve Kinsella, BTT offers theatrical training experiences for young people and provides ongoing productions. Learn more at www.BrentwoodTeenTheater.com
Art Guild of the Delta is an East Contra Costa County artists' organization that provides networking and support, varied show opportunities, scholarships to local community college art department students annually and organizes a local ArtWalk event with the downtown Farmer's Market. AGD also works in coordination with the City of Brentwood to organize the annual BannerUp! program. Delta Gallery is home to AGD artists who work cooperatively to display ongoing quarterly shows. Find more information at www.ArtGuildoftheDelta.org.