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 "Adults" group.

National Healthcare Decisions Day

April 16, 2020
12:00pm - 3:00pm
Discoveries: the Library at the Mall
Cancelled
Library Branch: Discoveries: the Library at the Mall
Room: Discoveries - Programming Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Adult Learning, Community Services, Health & Wellness
Event Details:
Everyone deserves the opportunity to plan for their future.  Advanced care planning is more than just a document.  It's a process of planning and conversation.  Join us for the kickoff of Health Care Decisions Day 2020 and let us ...
This event is in the "Teens (Ages 11+)" group.

Teen Writers Club

April 16, 2020
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Eastport-Annapolis Neck Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Eastport-Annapolis Neck Library
Room: Eastport-Annapolis Neck - Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens (Ages 11+)
Program Type: Books and Writing

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

D20 Gamers Club

April 16, 2020
6:00pm - 8:30pm
Odenton Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Odenton Library
Room: Odenton - Teen Room
Age Group: Teens (Ages 11+), Adults
Program Type: Games
Event Details:
Enjoy the role-playing and adventures of Dungeons and Dragons! Recommended to bring a character sheet, dice set, and your imagination! Beginners welcome. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Laughter Yoga

April 16, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Deale Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Deale Library
Room: Deale - Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Event Details:
Laughter yoga is a fun and relaxing exercise where we clap, breathe, laugh and play while connecting with others. No yoga mats, flexibility or yoga experience required; just bring a positive attitude and a bottle of water! ...

Disclaimer(s)

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.

Pajama Storytime

April 16, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Severn Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Severn Library
Room: Severn - Other In-library location
Age Group: Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)
Program Type: Special Events, Storytimes
Event Details:
Put on your PJs and bring your bedtime pal for stories and songs!   ...

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.

Social Media Mindfulness

April 16, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Discoveries: the Library at the Mall
Cancelled
Library Branch: Discoveries: the Library at the Mall
Room: Discoveries - Programming Room
Age Group: Teens (Ages 11+), Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness, Special Events
Event Details:
Burnt out on social media? Learn how to approach with your online usage in a mindful way. ...
This event is in the "Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)" group.

Storytime Goes STEAM

April 16, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
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, STEM/STEAM
Event Details:
Explore a different science theme each session with books, interactive activities and an art project. ...
This event is in the "All" group.

Family Movie Night: Mary Poppins Returns

April 16, 2020
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Linthicum Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Linthicum Library
Room: Linthicum - Community Meeting Room
Age Group: All
Program Type: Movies
Event Details:
Let's watch a movie!  Bring your friends! Free popcorn! Tonight's showing is: Mary Poppins Returns (Rated PG, 2019) Decades after her original visit, the magical nanny returns to help the Banks siblings and Michael's children through ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Guys Book Club: The Book of Strange New Things by Michel Faber

April 16, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Severna Park Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Severna Park Library
Room: Severna Park - Other In-library location
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Books and Writing
Event Details:
For this event only, the Guys Book Club will be meeting at Our Shepherd Lutheran Church, 400 Benfield Rd, Severna Park, at 7pm. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

English Basic Skills

April 17, 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.

Fingerpaint Fun

April 17, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
Deale Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Deale Library
Room: Deale - Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)
Program Type: Arts & DIY
Event Details:
Explore art and learn through play with finger paint. Wear mess friendly clothing ...

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 "All" group.

Early Voting

April 17, 2020
10:00am - 8:00pm
Crofton Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Crofton Library
Room: Crofton - Community Meeting Room AB
Age Group: All
Program Type: Special Events
Event Details:
Early voting for the April 28 Primary Election ...
This event is in the "Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)" group.

Facebook Live Storytime

April 17, 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.

Massive Motor Skills

April 17, 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: Accessibility, Bilingual, Games, Hispanic/Latino Interest, Special Events
Event Details:
Join us for a fun obstacle course to develop gross motor skills while learning Spanish vocabulary at the same time. Únase a nosotros en este divertido desafío de obstáculos para desarrollar habilidades del Motricidad Gruesa y aprend...

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 "All" group.

The Glow Up: Room Set Up

April 18, 2020
9:00am - 10:00am
Linthicum Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Linthicum Library
Room: Linthicum - Community Meeting Room
Age Group: All
Program Type: Special Events
Event Details:
Final Room set up for The Glow Up: Formal Wear Giveaway ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Ask a Master Gardener

April 18, 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 "Kids (Ages 6 – 10)" group.
This event is in the "Teens (Ages 11+)" group.

Minecraft

April 18, 2020
10:00am - 11:30am
Mountain Road Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Mountain Road Library
Room: Mountain Road - Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids (Ages 6 – 10), Teens (Ages 11+)
Program Type: Special Events, STEM/STEAM, Technology
Event Details:
Come build with friends in a combined creative/survival mode on our MinecraftEdu multiplayer server. Please call or come into the branch to register. ...

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 "All" group.

Early Voting

April 18, 2020
10:00am - 8:00pm
Crofton Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Crofton Library
Room: Crofton - Community Meeting Room AB
Age Group: All
Program Type: Special Events
Event Details:
Early voting for the April 28 Primary Election ...
This event is in the "Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)" group.

Babies In Bloom

April 18, 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.

Oops! The Day the Crayons Quit

April 18, 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: Preschool (Ages 0 – 5), Kids (Ages 6 – 10)
Program Type: Special Events
Event Details:
What will we do without crayons? Let’s work together to get them back in this interactive storytime based on the book The Day the Crayons Quit by Drew Daywalt. ...
This event is in the "Teens (Ages 11+)" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

The Glow Up: Formal Wear Giveaway

April 18, 2020
11:00am - 1:00pm
Linthicum Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Linthicum Library
Room: Linthicum - Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens (Ages 11+), Adults
Program Type: Special Events
Event Details:
Stop by the library to pick out a new or gently used dress, suit, or formal wear for free! Whether you want to lower the cost of attending prom, save a dress from the landfill, or are searching for that perfect used dress we'll have something for you...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Learn to Cornrow in 15 Minutes!

April 18, 2020
11:00am - 2:00pm
Brooklyn Park Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Brooklyn Park Library
Room: Brooklyn Park - Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Adult Learning
Event Details:
This special event FREE braid training is multi-ethnic and gender friendly. First time men and women can learn to braid plaits and cornrows in under 15 minutes! All materials will be provided, though you are welcome to bring a mannequin. See eff...
This event is in the "Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)" group.

Toddler Time

April 18, 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 "Adults" group.

Open Mic!

April 18, 2020
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Eastport-Annapolis Neck Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Eastport-Annapolis Neck Library
Room: Eastport-Annapolis Neck - Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Books and Writing
Event Details:
Read your published, unpublished, finished or in-progress poetry, fiction, non-fiction, etc. in front of a friendly group of supportive people. Sign up for your five-minute spot at mwaa@marylandwriters.org, select something that represents your work ...
This event is in the "All" group.

Acoustic Song Circle

April 18, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Deale Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Deale Library
Room: Deale - Community Meeting Room
Age Group: All
Program Type: Special Events
Event Details:
Join us for an afternoon of sharing songs, playing music and singing together. Bring a song or two to share and help create a community of music in South County. ...
This event is in the "Kids (Ages 6 – 10)" group.
This event is in the "Teens (Ages 11+)" group.

Bloxels Bonanza

April 18, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Discoveries: the Library at the Mall
Cancelled
Library Branch: Discoveries: the Library at the Mall
Room: Discoveries - Programming Room
Age Group: Kids (Ages 6 – 10), Teens (Ages 11+)
Program Type: Games, STEM/STEAM
Event Details:
Learn elements of game design and play your very own video game levels! ...

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 "All" group.

Teardown The Glow Up

April 18, 2020
2:00pm - 5:00pm
Linthicum Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Linthicum Library
Room: Linthicum - Community Meeting Room
Age Group: All
Program Type: Special Events