Upcoming Events

Edgewater
Babies at PlayMake new friends and learn through 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 in our meeting room. Friday, April 28, 2017 - 9:30am
Preschool StorytimeChildren ages three to five (with caring adult) build the early literacy skills needed for school readiness through engaging books, songs and activities. Friday, April 28, 2017 - 11:00am
Preschool STEAM: TechnologyExplore technology concepts through stories and activities.  Saturday, April 29, 2017 - 10:00am
Toddler TimeChildren 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. Monday, May 1, 2017 - 9:30am
Toddler TimeChildren 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. Monday, May 1, 2017 - 10:30am
Screen-Free WeekUnplug from digital entertainment and spend your free time at the library. STEM kits will be available for exploration. Monday, May 1, 2017 - 3:00pm
Evening Book Club: Trials of the Earth: The True Story of a Pioneer Woman by Mary HamiltonThe diary of a tenacious woman thrust into taming the American south at the turn of the twentieth century.  Facing enormous hardship and personal tragedy she runs boarding houses and mining camps while raising her children in wilderness conditions. Monday, May 1, 2017 - 7:00pm
Screen-Free WeekUnplug from digital entertainment and spend your free time at the library. STEM kits will be available for exploration. Tuesday, May 2, 2017 - 3:00pm
Babies in BloomBabies 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! Wednesday, May 3, 2017 - 9:30am
Screen-Free WeekUnplug from digital entertainment and spend your free time at the library. STEM kits will be available for exploration. Wednesday, May 3, 2017 - 3:00pm
Preschool StorytimeChildren ages three to five (with caring adult) build the early literacy skills needed for school readiness through engaging books, songs and activities. Thursday, May 4, 2017 - 9:30am
Preschool StorytimeChildren ages three to five (with caring adult) build the early literacy skills needed for school readiness through engaging books, songs and activities. Thursday, May 4, 2017 - 10:30am
Screen-Free WeekUnplug from digital entertainment and spend your free time at the library. STEM kits will be available for exploration. Thursday, May 4, 2017 - 3:00pm
Babies at PlayMake new friends and learn through 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 in our meeting room. Friday, May 5, 2017 - 9:30am
Free Comic Book DayEnjoy free comic books, and comic book themed crafts, games and trivia.  Saturday, May 6, 2017 - 9:00am
Toddler TimeChildren 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. Monday, May 8, 2017 - 9:30am
Toddler TimeChildren 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. Monday, May 8, 2017 - 10:30am
Babies in BloomBabies 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! Wednesday, May 10, 2017 - 9:30am
Preschool StorytimeChildren ages three to five (with caring adult) build the early literacy skills needed for school readiness through engaging books, songs and activities. Thursday, May 11, 2017 - 9:30am
Preschool StorytimeChildren ages three to five (with caring adult) build the early literacy skills needed for school readiness through engaging books, songs and activities. Thursday, May 11, 2017 - 10:30am
Babies at PlayMake new friends and learn through 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 in our meeting room. Friday, May 12, 2017 - 9:30am
Mother Goose StorytimeBabies and toddlers may enjoy classic Mother Goose nursery rhymes, books, music, and movement. Saturday, May 13, 2017 - 10:00am
Hot Horns Brass Ensemble

Join us for a family friendly group of musicians playing a variety of instruments; brass, woodwind, and percussion and various genres of music; Classical, Jazz, Pop, and Rock.

Saturday, May 13, 2017 - 2:00pm
Toddler TimeChildren 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. Monday, May 15, 2017 - 9:30am
Toddler TimeChildren 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. Monday, May 15, 2017 - 10:30am
Sun Safety StorytimeGear up for summer and join us for a special storytime with Mariah Fortman, Health Educator from the Learn To Live Program at the Anne Arundel County Department of Health, for songs and stories about Sun Safety! Tuesday, May 16, 2017 - 9:30am
Babies in BloomBabies 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! Wednesday, May 17, 2017 - 9:30am
Preschool StorytimeChildren ages three to five (with caring adult) build the early literacy skills needed for school readiness through engaging books, songs and activities. Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 9:30am
Preschool StorytimeChildren ages three to five (with caring adult) build the early literacy skills needed for school readiness through engaging books, songs and activities. Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 10:30am
Car Seat SafetyStop by with your child and have their car seat inspected by a certified Child Passenger Safety Technician from KISS (Kids in Safety Seats). Plan on 45 minutes per car seat. Contact the branch to schedule an appointment starting May 1. Friday, May 19, 2017 - 9:00am
Babies at PlayMake new friends and learn through 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 in our meeting room. Friday, May 19, 2017 - 9:30am
Preschool STEAM: EngineeringExplore engineering concepts through experiments, stories and activities.  Saturday, May 20, 2017 - 10:00am
Paws for ReadingRead to a furry friend from Caring Canines.  Please register by calling 410.222.1538. Saturday, May 20, 2017 - 10:00am
Toddler TimeChildren 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. Monday, May 22, 2017 - 9:30am
Toddler TimeChildren 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. Monday, May 22, 2017 - 10:30am
Babies in BloomBabies 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! Wednesday, May 24, 2017 - 9:30am
Preschool StorytimeChildren ages three to five (with caring adult) build the early literacy skills needed for school readiness through engaging books, songs and activities. Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 9:30am
Preschool StorytimeChildren ages three to five (with caring adult) build the early literacy skills needed for school readiness through engaging books, songs and activities. Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 10:30am
Babies at PlayMake new friends and learn through 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 in our meeting room. Friday, May 26, 2017 - 9:30am
Preschool StorytimeChildren ages three to five (with caring adult) build the early literacy skills needed for school readiness through engaging books, songs and activities. Friday, May 26, 2017 - 11:00am
Babies in BloomBabies 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! Wednesday, May 31, 2017 - 9:30am
Annapolis Symphony Orchestra at Your Library~TrumpetA member of the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra will perform an interactive, family friendly concert with question and answer time.  Participants will be encouraged to ask questions, learn about the instruments, and listen to classical music. Performance will begin at 6 pm and last approximately 30-45 minutes. Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 6:00pm
On the Ball, SpinnySpencer ”Spinny” Johnson, a former member of the famous Harlem Globetrotters, brings an interactive, family program which stresses the importance of healthy eating, exercise, and the importance of getting a good education. At a modest height of 5’ 4” his amazing trick basketball feats will inspire children to stay in school, stay off of drugs, and encourage them to believe in themselves. Tuesday, July 11, 2017 - 9:30am
On the Ball, SpinnySpencer ”Spinny” Johnson, a former member of the famous Harlem Globetrotters, brings an interactive, family program which stresses the importance of healthy eating, exercise, and the importance of getting a good education. At a modest height of 5’ 4” his amazing trick basketball feats will inspire children to stay in school, stay off of drugs, and encourage them to believe in themselves. Tuesday, July 11, 2017 - 11:00am
On the Ball, SpinnySpencer ”Spinny” Johnson, a former member of the famous Harlem Globetrotters, brings an interactive, family program which stresses the importance of healthy eating, exercise, and the importance of getting a good education. At a modest height of 5’ 4” his amazing trick basketball feats will inspire children to stay in school, stay off of drugs, and encourage them to believe in themselves. Tuesday, July 11, 2017 - 1:30pm
Billy's Bridge Puppet ShowAn interactive puppet show based on the story of “Three Billy Goats Gruff”: “Billy's Bridge” Join Billy, Nan and the Kid as they think like scientists and use the Engineering Method to get to the other side of the creek to eat sweet, green grass. Tuesday, July 25, 2017 - 1:30pm
Billy's Bridge Puppet ShowAn interactive puppet show based on the story of “Three Billy Goats Gruff”: “Billy's Bridge” Join Billy, Nan and the Kid as they think like scientists and use the Engineering Method to get to the other side of the creek to eat sweet, green grass. Tuesday, July 25, 2017 - 3:30pm
Billy's Bridge Puppet ShowAn interactive puppet show based on the story of “Three Billy Goats Gruff”: “Billy's Bridge” Join Billy, Nan and the Kid as they think like scientists and use the Engineering Method to get to the other side of the creek to eat sweet, green grass. Tuesday, July 25, 2017 - 6:30pm