COVID-19 Response

All library locations will be closed through May 3 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. More information.

New meeting room reservations are not being accepted while the library is closed. Reservations will be accepted for June through December beginning May 11.

Upcoming Events

Registration Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch
This event is in the "Kids (Ages 6 – 10)" group.

Fort Day

April 9, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Glen Burnie Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Glen Burnie Library
Room: Glen Burnie - Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids (Ages 6 – 10)
Program Type: Special Events
Event Details:
Kids’ Fort Day! Bring your favorite blanket or sheet, and your imagination to make your own fort at the Library!  Enjoy a story and songs by a make believe fire, then curl up with a good book in your fort. Extra blankets/sheets, fort making e...
This event is in the "Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)" group.
This event is in the "Kids (Ages 6 – 10)" group.

Family Movie Afternoon: The Lion King

April 9, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Discoveries: the Library at the Mall
Cancelled
Library Branch: Discoveries: the Library at the Mall
Room: Discoveries - Programming Room
Age Group: Preschool (Ages 0 – 5), Kids (Ages 6 – 10)
Program Type: Movies
Event Details:
School is out! Watch a free movie at the library! The Lion King (rated G): Thursday, April 9 at 3 PM     ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

Children under age 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

Adultos Acompañantes: Los niños menores de los ocho (8) años deben estar acompañados por un adulto.

Food Allergies

We cannot guarantee that food served at library programs has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

Alergias Alimentarias: La Biblioteca no puede garantizar que la comida servida en los programas no ha estado en contacto con las nueces de árbol, la soya, u otros alérgenos.

This event is in the "Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)" group.
This event is in the "Kids (Ages 6 – 10)" group.
This event is in the "Teens (Ages 11+)" group.

School's Out Crafternoon

April 9, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Deale Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Deale Library
Room: Deale - Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Preschool (Ages 0 – 5), Kids (Ages 6 – 10), Teens (Ages 11+)
Program Type: Arts & DIY
Event Details:
School's out - the library's in! Enjoy some fun crafts on your day off from school. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

Children under age 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

Adultos Acompañantes: Los niños menores de los ocho (8) años deben estar acompañados por un adulto.

This event is in the "Kids (Ages 6 – 10)" group.

Build & Play Imagination Station

April 9, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Deale Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Deale Library
Room: Deale - Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids (Ages 6 – 10)
Program Type: STEM/STEAM

Build & Play

Come for brick-snapping fun! Design and build your own fantastic creations. We'll supply the Legos - you bring the creativity!  

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

Children under age 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

Adultos Acompañantes: Los niños menores de los ocho (8) años deben estar acompañados por un adulto.

This event is in the "Kids (Ages 6 – 10)" group.
This event is in the "Teens (Ages 11+)" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Marvel Monthly Movie: Thor: The Dark World

April 9, 2020
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Glen Burnie Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Glen Burnie Library
Room: Glen Burnie - Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids (Ages 6 – 10), Teens (Ages 11+), Adults
Program Type: Movies
Event Details:
 Come enjoy a movie in the Marvel superhero series! 112 min. (PG-13) ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

Children under age 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

Adultos Acompañantes: Los niños menores de los ocho (8) años deben estar acompañados por un adulto.

Food Allergies

We cannot guarantee that food served at library programs has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

Alergias Alimentarias: La Biblioteca no puede garantizar que la comida servida en los programas no ha estado en contacto con las nueces de árbol, la soya, u otros alérgenos.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Iron Jawed Angels

April 9, 2020
6:00pm - 8:30pm
Eastport-Annapolis Neck Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Eastport-Annapolis Neck Library
Room: Eastport-Annapolis Neck - Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: History & Genealogy, Movies, Women’s Interest
Event Details:
To celebrate 100 years of women voting, the League of Women Voters of Anne Arundel County will host a screening of Iron Jawed Angels.The film is a moving tribute to the suffragists who worked tirelessly for passage of the 19th Amendment giv...
This event is in the "All" group.

Family Bingo

April 9, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Linthicum Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Linthicum Library
Room: Linthicum - Community Meeting Room
Age Group: All
Program Type: Games
Event Details:
Enjoy a fun evening of playing bingo with family and friends. Grab bags or books for winners. ...
This event is in the "Teens (Ages 11+)" group.

Teen Writers' Club

April 9, 2020
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Odenton Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Odenton Library
Room: Odenton - Community Meeting Room B
Age Group: Teens (Ages 11+)
Program Type: Special Events

Teen Writers Club

Teens and tweens ages 11-17 explore the craft of writing with the help of a volunteer from the Maryland Writers Association. A completed permission form is required for new attendees.  

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Income Tax Assistance from AARP for Seniors and Low-income Residents

April 10, 2020
9:00am - 12:00pm
Eastport-Annapolis Neck Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Eastport-Annapolis Neck Library
Room: Eastport-Annapolis Neck - Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Community Services
Event Details:
Volunteers will be available to answer tax questions and assist with tax form preparation. The drop-in service requires no registration and is available on a first-come, first-served basis. ...
This event is in the "Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)" group.

Babies at Play

April 10, 2020
9:30am - 10:30am
Edgewater Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Edgewater Library
Room: Edgewater - Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)
Program Type: Special Events

Babies at Play

Babies from birth to 18 months (with caring adult) may enjoy books, music and a variety of developmentally appropriate toys during this hour of unstructured social time.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

English Basic Skills

April 10, 2020
9:30am - 12:00pm
Brooklyn Park Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Brooklyn Park Library
Room: Brooklyn Park - Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Adult Learning

English Basic Skills

Clases de Inglés, gratis, administradas por el Anne Arundel Community College (AACC). Se presentan en algunas de nuestras bibliotecas. Integran comprensión oral, verbal, y de leer, para estudiantes con experiencia mínima en el Inglés. Llame a la oficina de ESL en AACC, 410.777.2901 para obtener información y para el registro.

Free English classes offered by Anne Arundel Community College (AACC) and taught at the Library integrate listening, speaking, writing and reading skills for students with minimum English training. Call AACC at 410.777.2901 for more information.

This event is in the "Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)" group.

Artsy Fridays

April 10, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
Maryland City at Russett Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Maryland City at Russett Library
Room: Maryland City at Russett - Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)
Program Type: Arts & DIY, Special Events
Event Details:
Preschoolers explore elements of fine art to create their own masterpieces. Wear mess-friendly clothes. ...
This event is in the "Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)" group.

Bilingual Storytime/Cuento Bilingüe

April 10, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
Severn Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Severn Library
Room: Severn - Community Meeting Room AB
Age Group: Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)
Program Type: Bilingual, Books and Writing, Hispanic/Latino Interest, Storytimes

Bilingual Storytime

Young children will enjoy stories, songs, rhymes and activities while building ready to read skills in English and in Spanish / Los niños pequeños disfrutarán de historias, canciones, rimas y actividades mientras desarrollan habilidades de lectura en inglés y en español.

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

Children under age 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

Adultos Acompañantes: Los niños menores de los ocho (8) años deben estar acompañados por un adulto.

This event is in the "Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)" group.

Facebook Live Storytime

April 10, 2020
10:30am - 11:00am
Online Events
Library Branch: Online Events
Age Group: Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
Join library staff from across AACPL as we present stories, songs and fun each weekday morning on Facebook Live. Find us at www.facebook.com/aacpl. ...
This event is in the "Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)" group.

Fruit and Veggie Storytime

April 10, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
Discoveries: the Library at the Mall
Cancelled
Library Branch: Discoveries: the Library at the Mall
Room: Discoveries - Children's Area
Age Group: Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
Enjoy interactive stories and songs about some of our favorite food groups. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

Children under age 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

Adultos Acompañantes: Los niños menores de los ocho (8) años deben estar acompañados por un adulto.

This event is in the "Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)" group.

Taste the Rainbow

April 10, 2020
11:30am - 12:30pm
Discoveries: the Library at the Mall
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Discoveries: the Library at the Mall
Room: Discoveries - Programming Room
Age Group: Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)
Program Type: Health & Wellness, Special Events
Event Details:
Learn about healthy eating and taste colorful fruits and vegetables in this special class from Annapolis Pediatrics. Refreshments served. Registration required for ages 2-6 years old and opens March 27. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

Children under age 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

Adultos Acompañantes: Los niños menores de los ocho (8) años deben estar acompañados por un adulto.

Food Allergies

We cannot guarantee that food served at library programs has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

Alergias Alimentarias: La Biblioteca no puede garantizar que la comida servida en los programas no ha estado en contacto con las nueces de árbol, la soya, u otros alérgenos.

This event is in the "All" group.

Conversational Español & Brown Bag Lunch

April 10, 2020
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Discoveries: the Library at the Mall
Cancelled
Library Branch: Discoveries: the Library at the Mall
Room: Discoveries - Conference Room
Age Group: All
Program Type: Adult Learning, Bilingual
Event Details:
Hola! Practice and expand your Spanish speaking skills in a relaxed environment. Bring a brown bag lunch. All levels of learners and children welcome. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Ask a Master Gardener

April 11, 2020
9:00am - 1:00pm
Crofton Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Crofton Library
Room: Crofton - Other In-library location
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Gardening & Environment

Ask A Master Gardener

Ask gardening questions and bring your bug, weed or plant in a sealed plastic bag for analysis.

Event Details:
There will be a table in the lobby. ...
This event is in the "Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)" group.

Sensory Storytime

April 11, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
Crofton Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Crofton Library
Room: Crofton - Community Meeting Room AB
Age Group: Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)
Program Type: Sensory/Special Needs

Sensory Storytime

Sensory Storytime is designed for young children with autism spectrum disorders, sensory integration issues, or other developmental disabilities. Registration is required and space is limited. Please call for more information and to register your child. For special needs children ages three through seven.

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

Children under age 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

Adultos Acompañantes: Los niños menores de los ocho (8) años deben estar acompañados por un adulto.

This event is in the "Kids (Ages 6 – 10)" group.

Paws to Read

April 11, 2020
10:00am - 12:00pm
Edgewater Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Edgewater Library
Room: Edgewater - Teen Area
Age Group: Kids (Ages 6 – 10)
Program Type: Books and Writing
Event Details:
Children in elementary school improve their reading skills while enjoying the rapt attention of canine tutors. Registration is required and begins two weeks before the event date. Call 410-222-1538 to reserve a 15 minute appointment. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

Children under age 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

Adultos Acompañantes: Los niños menores de los ocho (8) años deben estar acompañados por un adulto.

Release and Waiver Form

Some of our programs, such as yoga, martial arts and programs with animals, require the completion of a Release and Waiver form.

Algunos de nuestros programas, incluyendo el yoga, artes marciales y programas con los animales, requieren que los participantes completen un documento de Renuncia y Descargo de Responsabilidad.  

This event is in the "Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)" group.

Babies In Bloom

April 11, 2020
10:30am - 11:00am
Discoveries: the Library at the Mall
Cancelled
Library Branch: Discoveries: the Library at the Mall
Room: Discoveries - Programming Room
Age Group: Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)
Program Type: Storytimes

Babies in Bloom

Babies from birth to 18 months (with caring adult) enjoy songs, action rhymes and playtime while building early literacy skills. A great way to get to know other families in your community!

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

Children under age 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

Adultos Acompañantes: Los niños menores de los ocho (8) años deben estar acompañados por un adulto.

This event is in the "Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)" group.
This event is in the "Kids (Ages 6 – 10)" group.

Crafterday

April 11, 2020
10:30am - 11:30am
Eastport-Annapolis Neck Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Eastport-Annapolis Neck Library
Room: Eastport-Annapolis Neck - Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Preschool (Ages 0 – 5), Kids (Ages 6 – 10)
Program Type: Arts & DIY
Event Details:
Make something fun! We'll supply the materials; you bring the creativity. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

Children under age 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

Adultos Acompañantes: Los niños menores de los ocho (8) años deben estar acompañados por un adulto.

This event is in the "Kids (Ages 6 – 10)" group.

Mindful Kids

April 11, 2020
11:00am - 12:00pm
Maryland City at Russett Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Maryland City at Russett Library
Room: Maryland City at Russett - Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids (Ages 6 – 10)
Program Type: Health & Wellness, Special Events
Event Details:
In this introduction to mindfulness, children will learn learn about their minds, and how breathing and listening can help them find a calm space. Parents are invited to attend as well to help reinforce the skills learned. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

Children under age 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

Adultos Acompañantes: Los niños menores de los ocho (8) años deben estar acompañados por un adulto.

This event is in the "Teens (Ages 11+)" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Trade School Fair

April 11, 2020
11:00am - 2:00pm
Glen Burnie Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Glen Burnie Library
Room: Glen Burnie - Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens (Ages 11+), Adults
Program Type: Adult Learning, Community Services, Special Events, STEM/STEAM, Technology
Event Details:
Life can be crazy. Searching for a stable career path to love? Even crazier. Stop by our 3rd annual Trade School Fair for options!  ...
This event is in the "Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)" group.

Toddler Time

April 11, 2020
11:30am - 12:30pm
Discoveries: the Library at the Mall
Cancelled
Library Branch: Discoveries: the Library at the Mall
Room: Discoveries - Programming Room
Age Group: Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)
Program Type: Storytimes

Toddler Time

Children ages 18 to 36 months (with caring adult) enjoy a variety of developmentally-appropriate stories, songs, rhymes and movement activities while building early literacy skills.

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

Children under age 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

Adultos Acompañantes: Los niños menores de los ocho (8) años deben estar acompañados por un adulto.

This event is in the "Kids (Ages 6 – 10)" group.

Paws to Read

April 11, 2020
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Broadneck Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Broadneck Library
Room: Broadneck - Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids (Ages 6 – 10)
Program Type: Special Events
Event Details:
Improve your reading skills by reading to a therapy dog. Please call the Broadneck Community Library (410-222-1905) to register for a 15-minute time slot. Registrations will start two weeks prior to event date. For elementary school students. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

Children under age 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

Adultos Acompañantes: Los niños menores de los ocho (8) años deben estar acompañados por un adulto.

Release and Waiver Form

Some of our programs, such as yoga, martial arts and programs with animals, require the completion of a Release and Waiver form.

Algunos de nuestros programas, incluyendo el yoga, artes marciales y programas con los animales, requieren que los participantes completen un documento de Renuncia y Descargo de Responsabilidad.  

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Free and Confidential HIV Testing

April 11, 2020
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Odenton Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Odenton Library
Room: Odenton - Community Meeting Room B
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness, Special Events
Event Details:
No appointment required. Open to anyone 14 years of age and up. Gift cards to the first 20 people tested. Sponsored by the Anne Arundel County Department of Health. Please call 410-222-4498 with any questions. ...