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 "Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)" group.

Preschool Storytime

April 2, 2020
11:00am - 11:30am
Brooklyn Park Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Brooklyn Park Library
Room: Brooklyn Park - Public Floor
Age Group: Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)
Program Type: Storytimes

Preschool Storytime

Children ages three to five (with caring adult) build the early literacy skills needed for school readiness through engaging books, songs and activities.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

English Basic Skills: Registration Day

April 3, 2020
9:30am - 10:30am
Brooklyn Park Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Brooklyn Park Library
Room: Brooklyn Park - Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Adult Learning
Event Details:
REGISTRATION DAY: Register in person for Free English classes offered by Anne Arundel Community College (AACC) and taught at the Library. Classes integrate listening, speaking, writing and reading skills for students with minimum English training. Ca...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Personal Finance & Investing

April 4, 2020
9:45am - 12:45pm
Brooklyn Park Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Brooklyn Park Library
Room: Brooklyn Park - Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Adult Learning, Older Americans, Special Events
Event Details:
Become a more effective manager of your own assets, with Brit Stouffer sharing 10 Top Celebrity Estate Planning Mistakes. Even the wealthiest people fail to implement the most fundamental and essential elements of a good estate plan. By investigat...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Anne Arundel County: King's Dream - Then and Now

April 4, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Brooklyn Park Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Brooklyn Park Library
Room: Brooklyn Park - Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Adult Learning, African American Interest, Special Events
Event Details:
Hear Carl Snowden speak about local African American history, followed by discussion on the shape of Anne Arundel's future with County Executive Steuart Pittman. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Tax Assistance

April 6, 2020
9:00am - 2:00pm
Brooklyn Park Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Brooklyn Park Library
Room: Brooklyn Park - Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Community Services, Older Americans
Event Details:
Walk in and sign up for a same day Tax Help appointment, 9 am to noon, every Monday through April 13. ...
This event is in the "Kids (Ages 6 – 10)" group.
This event is in the "Teens (Ages 11+)" group.

Rookie D20 Gamers Club

April 6, 2020
5:30pm - 7:00pm
Brooklyn Park Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Brooklyn Park Library
Room: Brooklyn Park - Teen Area
Age Group: Kids (Ages 6 – 10), Teens (Ages 11+)
Program Type: Games, Special Events
Event Details:
Have you ever wanted to try Dungeons and Dragons but didn't know where to start? Join us on a 5e Brooklyn Park adventure! Classic old-fashioned paper and pencil tabletop fun for beginners ages 10 and up. ...
This event is in the "Kids (Ages 6 – 10)" group.
This event is in the "Teens (Ages 11+)" group.

Fresh Ink Writing Club

April 7, 2020
3:00pm - 4:15pm
Brooklyn Park Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Brooklyn Park Library
Room: Brooklyn Park - Teen Area
Age Group: Kids (Ages 6 – 10), Teens (Ages 11+)
Program Type: Special Events
Event Details:
Kickstart your creativity at our writing group. We will provide the opportunity for you to express yourself and have fun in a safe space. Writing supplies provided, but you may also bring your own. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Preventing Identity Theft

April 8, 2020
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Brooklyn Park Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Brooklyn Park Library
Room: Brooklyn Park - Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Adult Learning, Special Events
Event Details:
Identity Theft affects over 16 million Americans every year.  Join us to build your awareness of current and common scams and how to avoid them indicators of identity theft and how to recover if you have been a victim. Class ...
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 "Adults" group.

Tax Assistance

April 13, 2020
9:00am - 2:00pm
Brooklyn Park Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Brooklyn Park Library
Room: Brooklyn Park - Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Community Services, Older Americans
Event Details:
Walk in and sign up for a same day Tax Help appointment, 9 am to noon, every Monday through April 13. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Prepare for a GED/Adult Basic Skills Class

April 13, 2020
6:00pm - 8:30pm
Brooklyn Park Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Brooklyn Park Library
Room: Brooklyn Park - Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Adult Learning
Event Details:
Improve your basic reading, math or language skills and earn a Maryland High School Diploma by preparing for the GED Exam. Classes are provided at no cost by Anne Arundel Community College's Adult Basic Skills program. For more information and to reg...
This event is in the "Kids (Ages 6 – 10)" group.
This event is in the "Teens (Ages 11+)" group.

Slime Time

April 14, 2020
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Brooklyn Park Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Brooklyn Park Library
Room: Brooklyn Park - Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids (Ages 6 – 10), Teens (Ages 11+)
Program Type: Special Events, STEM/STEAM
Event Details:
It's time for SLIME @ your library! Make your own custom slime to take home. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Prepare for a GED/Adult Basic Skills Class

April 15, 2020
6:00pm - 8:30pm
Brooklyn Park Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Brooklyn Park Library
Room: Brooklyn Park - Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Adult Learning
Event Details:
Improve your basic reading, math or language skills and earn a Maryland High School Diploma by preparing for the GED Exam. Classes are provided at no cost by Anne Arundel Community College's Adult Basic Skills program. For more information and to reg...
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 "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 20, 2020
10:30am - 11:00am
Brooklyn Park Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Brooklyn Park Library
Room: Brooklyn Park - Public Floor
Age Group: Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)
Program Type: Books and Writing, 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.

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

Music & Movement

April 20, 2020
11:00am - 11:30am
Brooklyn Park Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Brooklyn Park Library
Room: Brooklyn Park - Public Floor
Age Group: Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)
Program Type: Books and Writing, Performing Arts & Music, Storytimes

Music & Movement

Sing, chant, play instruments and dance while exploring sounds, rhythms and patterns that make up our language.

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

Theater Games and Improv Workshop

April 20, 2020
4:00pm - 4:45pm
Brooklyn Park Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Brooklyn Park Library
Room: Brooklyn Park - Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids (Ages 6 – 10), Teens (Ages 11+)
Program Type: Performing Arts & Music, Special Events
Event Details:
Escape reality and climb into the world of another character. Children and teens will practice self-expression and creative play while they demonstrate empathy and share the spotlight with one another. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Prepare for a GED/Adult Basic Skills Class

April 20, 2020
6:00pm - 8:30pm
Brooklyn Park Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Brooklyn Park Library
Room: Brooklyn Park - Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Adult Learning
Event Details:
Improve your basic reading, math or language skills and earn a Maryland High School Diploma by preparing for the GED Exam. Classes are provided at no cost by Anne Arundel Community College's Adult Basic Skills program. For more information and to reg...
This event is in the "Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)" group.

Stories & Seeds

April 21, 2020
12:00pm - 12:45pm
Brooklyn Park Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Brooklyn Park Library
Room: Brooklyn Park - Public Floor
Age Group: Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)
Program Type: Books and Writing, Gardening & Environment, Special Events, Storytimes
Event Details:
Discover the joys of reading and planting with a special garden-themed storytime ending with the opportunity to plant & take home vegetable or flower seeds.  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

BP Café: Arundel Community Development Services

April 22, 2020
12:00pm - 1:30pm
Brooklyn Park Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Brooklyn Park Library
Room: Brooklyn Park - Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Accessibility, Adult Learning, Community Services, Health & Wellness, Sensory/Special Needs
Event Details:
Community support for maintaining economic self-support and self-sufficiency. Lunch provided! ...

Disclaimer(s)

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.

Prepare for a GED/Adult Basic Skills Class

April 22, 2020
6:00pm - 8:30pm
Brooklyn Park Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Brooklyn Park Library
Room: Brooklyn Park - Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Adult Learning
Event Details:
Improve your basic reading, math or language skills and earn a Maryland High School Diploma by preparing for the GED Exam. Classes are provided at no cost by Anne Arundel Community College's Adult Basic Skills program. For more information and to reg...
This event is in the "Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)" group.

Preschool Storytime

April 23, 2020
11:00am - 11:30am
Brooklyn Park Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Brooklyn Park Library
Room: Brooklyn Park - Public Floor
Age Group: Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)
Program Type: Books and Writing, Storytimes

Preschool Storytime

Children ages three to five (with caring adult) build the early literacy skills needed for school readiness through engaging books, songs and activities.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

English Basic Skills

April 24, 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 "Kids (Ages 6 – 10)" group.
This event is in the "Teens (Ages 11+)" group.

Party with Nintendo Switch!

April 25, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Brooklyn Park Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Brooklyn Park Library
Room: Brooklyn Park - Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids (Ages 6 – 10), Teens (Ages 11+)
Program Type: Games
Event Details:
Play games and have fun with fellow fans of the Nintendo Switch Video Game System! ...
This event is in the "Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)" group.

Toddler Time

April 27, 2020
10:30am - 11:00am
Brooklyn Park Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Brooklyn Park Library
Room: Brooklyn Park - Public Floor
Age Group: Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)
Program Type: Books and Writing, 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.