Upcoming Events

Maryland City at Russett
Toddler TimeToddler 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. Tuesday, June 27, 2017 - 9:30am
Preschool StorytimePreschool Storytime Children ages three to five (with caring adult) build the early literacy skills needed for school readiness through engaging books, songs and activities. Tuesday, June 27, 2017 - 10:30am
Babies in BloomBabies in Bloom Babies from birth to 18 month (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, June 28, 2017 - 10:00am
Annapolis Symphony Orchestra at Your Library~FluteA musical performance from a member of the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra.  Thursday, June 29, 2017 - 6:00pm
Family StorytimeFamily Storytime Families with young children enjoy a variety of stories, songs, rhymes and movement activities while building early literacy skills. Saturday, July 1, 2017 - 11:00am
3D Printing WorkshopExplore 3D printing at your library with a demonstration of our printer, sites to find printable files, and programs to make or modify your own. Saturday, July 1, 2017 - 2:00pm
Babies in BloomBabies in Bloom Babies from birth to 18 month (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, July 5, 2017 - 10:00am
Family StorytimeFamily Storytime Families with young children enjoy a variety of stories, songs, rhymes and movement activities while building early literacy skills. Thursday, July 6, 2017 - 7:00pm
Toddler TimeToddler 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. Tuesday, July 11, 2017 - 9:30am
Preschool StorytimePreschool Storytime Children ages three to five (with caring adult) build the early literacy skills needed for school readiness through engaging books, songs and activities. Tuesday, July 11, 2017 - 10:30am
Babies in BloomBabies in Bloom Babies from birth to 18 month (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, July 12, 2017 - 10:00am
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. Thursday, July 13, 2017 - 9:30am
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. Thursday, July 13, 2017 - 11:00am
Building Challenge: Cardboard CreationsAccept the challenge! Design and build something awesome with just carboard and your imagination. We'll provide the materials, you provide the creativity.  Saturday, July 15, 2017 - 11:00am
Jacks Are WildMarian DeAngelo and her trained Jack Russell Terriers will present a family friendly program where Mario and Bella will demonstrate their ability to play the piano, “read” and perform other amazing tricks, which will entertain children of all  ages. Monday, July 17, 2017 - 3:30pm
Jacks Are WildMarian DeAngelo and her trained Jack Russell Terriers will present a family friendly program where Mario and Bella will demonstrate their ability to play the piano, “read” and perform other amazing tricks, which will entertain children of all  ages. Monday, July 17, 2017 - 6:30pm
Toddler TimeToddler 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. Tuesday, July 18, 2017 - 9:30am
Preschool StorytimePreschool Storytime Children ages three to five (with caring adult) build the early literacy skills needed for school readiness through engaging books, songs and activities. Tuesday, July 18, 2017 - 10:30am
Babies in BloomBabies in Bloom Babies from birth to 18 month (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 Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 10:00am
Building Challenge: World LandmarksTake on the challenge of recreating world landmarks by building them with LEGOs. We provide the LEGOs, you provide the creativity. The bricks must stay in the library. Saturday, July 22, 2017 - 11:00am
Toddler TimeToddler 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. Tuesday, July 25, 2017 - 9:30am
Preschool StorytimePreschool Storytime Children ages three to five (with caring adult) build the early literacy skills needed for school readiness through engaging books, songs and activities. Tuesday, July 25, 2017 - 10:30am
Babies in BloomBabies in Bloom Babies from birth to 18 month (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, July 26, 2017 - 10:00am
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. Thursday, July 27, 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. Thursday, July 27, 2017 - 11:00am
Building Challenge: Gumdrop StructuresPut your engineering skills to the test as you design and build a structure of gum drops and toothpicks. We'll provide the materials, you provide the creativity. Accept the challenge! Saturday, July 29, 2017 - 11:00am
A New Chair for Baby BearAs Goldilocks explores the home of the three bears, she accidentally breaks Baby Bear's chair. Help build a new, sturdy chair for Baby Bear. Tuesday, August 1, 2017 - 10:00am
Celestial Event of the Century - KickoffKickoff a month-long a celebration of the upcoming solar eclipse with out-of-this-world stories, games and activities for all to enjoy. Saturday, August 5, 2017 - 11:00am
Science in the Summer - Science of Sports

AACPL is partnering with Anne Arundel County Public SchoolsGlaxo Smith Kline and the American Association for the Advancement of Science to provide the Science in the Summer program for 2nd through 6th graders.

Monday, August 7, 2017 - 1:00pm
Science in the Summer - Science of Sports

AACPL is partnering with Anne Arundel County Public SchoolsGlaxo Smith Kline and the American Association for the Advancement of Science to provide the Science in the Summer program for 2nd through 6th graders.

Monday, August 7, 2017 - 3:00pm
Science in the Summer - Science of Sports

AACPL is partnering with Anne Arundel County Public SchoolsGlaxo Smith Kline and the American Association for the Advancement of Science to provide the Science in the Summer program for 2nd through 6th graders.

Tuesday, August 8, 2017 - 1:00pm
Science in the Summer - Science of Sports

AACPL is partnering with Anne Arundel County Public SchoolsGlaxo Smith Kline and the American Association for the Advancement of Science to provide the Science in the Summer program for 2nd through 6th graders.

Tuesday, August 8, 2017 - 3:00pm
Science in the Summer - Science of Sports

AACPL is partnering with Anne Arundel County Public SchoolsGlaxo Smith Kline and the American Association for the Advancement of Science to provide the Science in the Summer program for 2nd through 6th graders.

Wednesday, August 9, 2017 - 1:00pm
Science in the Summer - Science of Sports

AACPL is partnering with Anne Arundel County Public SchoolsGlaxo Smith Kline and the American Association for the Advancement of Science to provide the Science in the Summer program for 2nd through 6th graders.

Wednesday, August 9, 2017 - 3:00pm
Science in the Summer - Science of Sports

AACPL is partnering with Anne Arundel County Public SchoolsGlaxo Smith Kline and the American Association for the Advancement of Science to provide the Science in the Summer program for 2nd through 6th graders.

Thursday, August 10, 2017 - 1:00pm
Science in the Summer - Science of Sports

AACPL is partnering with Anne Arundel County Public SchoolsGlaxo Smith Kline and the American Association for the Advancement of Science to provide the Science in the Summer program for 2nd through 6th graders.

Thursday, August 10, 2017 - 3:00pm
Music and MovementExplore stories through singing and dancing. Sing, chant, play instruments, and move creatively in this high-energy program. Saturday, August 12, 2017 - 11:00am
Dog Days of Summer Double Feature - Your PickCool off with a double feature of family movies featuring dogs. Movies will be chosen by ballot in the branch the first week of August. (Rated PG) Monday, August 14, 2017 - 1:00pm
Ready, Set, KindergartenCome for special stories and fun activities designed to help ease the transition for children entering kindergarten this fall. Climb aboard a real school bus, meet the driver and learn about bus safety.   Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - 10:00am
Celestial Event of the CenturyWatch a solar eclipse with special viewing glasses and learn more about this and other celestial events through stories and activities. Monday, August 21, 2017 - 1:00pm
Multicultural Storytime Listen to stories in Chinese, Vietnamese, Urdu and Spanish from native speaker readers. Sing songs and learn rhymes in these languages and make beautiful crafts! Thursday, August 24, 2017 - 11:00am
Back to School Game NightGather your friends and family and celebrate the new school year. Learn about library resources as you play board and card games. Snacks provided. Monday, August 28, 2017 - 6:30pm