Upcoming Events

Mountain Road
Babies in BloomBabies 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! Monday, March 27, 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, March 27, 2017 - 10:30am
And the Oscar goes to…. Inside OutEmotions run wild in the mind of a little girl who is uprooted from her peaceful life in the Midwest and forced to move to San Francisco in this Pixar adventure. Oscar for Best Animation, (2015, 115 Min., Rated PG). Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - 10:00am
Book Club: The Girls by Emma ClineNorthern California, during the violent end of the 1960s. At the start of summer, a lonely and thoughtful teenager, Evie Boyd, sees a group of girls in the park, and is immediately caught by their freedom, their careless dress, their dangerous aura of abandon. Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - 7:00pm
Preschool StorytimeChildren ages three to five (with caring adult) build the early literacy skills needed for school readiness through engaging books, songs and activities. Family Storytime Families with young children enjoy a variety of stories, songs, rhymes and movement activities while building early literacy skills. Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 10:30am
Cyber Safety & Social Media State’s Attorney Wes Adams shares vital tips for parents on how to keep your children safe online. Learn about digital safety on popular social media apps, as well as the latest on sexting, cyberbullying, and predatory activity. Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 6:30pm
Art Display: Susan HarryThe month-long art exhibit for April features works by Susan Harry. Saturday, April 1, 2017 - 9:00am
Poetry Creation StationApril is National Poetry Month! Celebrate by creating your own poetry with words cut from magazines and other materials. Saturday, April 1, 2017 - 9:00am
And the Oscar Goes to.... The Theory of Everything James Marsh's biopic of the celebrated scientist Stephen Hawking. Oscar for Best Actor, (2014, Rated PG13, 123 minutes). Tuesday, April 4, 2017 - 10:00am
Paws for ReadingChildren in elementary school improve reading skills while enjoying the attention of of a puppy dog tutor!  Please stop by the library or call 410-222-6699 to reserve a 15 minute slot.   Saturday, April 8, 2017 - 10:00am
And the Oscar Goes to.… UpCarl Fredricksen spent his entire life dreaming of exploring the globe and now in his 78th year he launches his house into the sky via thousands of balloons. Right after liftoff he discovers he has a stowaway in the form of an over optimistic 8-year-old Wilderness Explorer named Russell. Tuesday, April 11, 2017 - 10:00am
Become an Angler!Become an Angler: Get ready for a summer of fishing!! Learn about important fishing ethics; practice knot tying and casting; and create a fish print bandana! An informational flyer with license information and local fishing holes will also be distributed.  Wednesday, April 12, 2017 - 6:30pm
Teen Game DayJoin us as we kick it old school, playing real-live, face-to-face board games like Battleship, Sorry!, Yahtzee and more! Thursday, April 13, 2017 - 3:00pm
Babies in BloomBabies 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! Monday, April 17, 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, April 17, 2017 - 10:30am
LegoPalooza! Come for brick-snapping fun! Design and build your own fantastic creations. Note: We'll supply the legos; please do not bring your own. The bricks must stay at the library. Monday, April 17, 2017 - 2:00pm
“Katie Creates” Senior Painting ExperienceJoin local Artist Katie Detrich at the Mountain Road library! Katie will guide Seniors through the creative process while they enjoy time with friends and family. This is a FREE event for participants. Refreshments will be provided. Registration is required, as space is limited. Please call 410-222-6699 to register. Tuesday, April 18, 2017 - 10:00am
Preschool StorytimeChildren ages three to five (with caring adult) build the early literacy skills needed for school readiness through engaging books, songs and activities. Family Storytime Families with young children enjoy a variety of stories, songs, rhymes and movement activities while building early literacy skills. Wednesday, April 19, 2017 - 10:30am
Birds, Bait and Blood, Oh My!--Horseshoe CrabsJoin our expert, Educator Christine Hintz from the MD Dept of Natural Resources to explore the anatomy of the Horseshoe crab. Learn about this ancient organism that has survived for millions of years in our oceans, and how they are helping humans survive today. Wednesday, April 19, 2017 - 6:30pm
Babies in BloomBabies 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! Monday, April 24, 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, April 24, 2017 - 10:30am
Book Club: When Breath Becomes Air by Paul KalanithiIn this eloquent memoir, the author is poised to finish medical school and begin "real life" as a neurosurgeon until he receives a devastating cancer diagnosis and instead becomes the patient. Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 7:00pm
Bilingual StorytimeFamilies or caregivers with young children will enjoy a variety of stories, songs, rhymes and movement activities while building ready to read skills in English and Spanish. Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 10:30am
Art Display: Louise VestThe month-long art exhibit for May features works by Louise Vest. Monday, May 1, 2017 - 9:00am
Babies in BloomBabies 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! 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
Preschool StorytimeChildren ages three to five (with caring adult) build the early literacy skills needed for school readiness through engaging books, songs and activities. Family Storytime Families with young children enjoy a variety of stories, songs, rhymes and movement activities while building early literacy skills. Wednesday, May 3, 2017 - 10:30am
Travel TipsThinking about booking a cruise? Why not attend a free program with a trusted travel advisor? Join Stephanie Petros from WorldTravelService to learn about cruise vacations and tips to help make your vacation cruise more enjoyable. Wednesday, May 3, 2017 - 6:30pm
Free Comic Book DayCelebrate Free Comic Book Day at the Library.. participate in "super" activities! Stop by for a free comic book! Costumes encouraged! Saturday, May 6, 2017 - 9:00am
Babies in BloomBabies 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! 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
MPT Indie Lens Pop-up Film Screening: National BirdNational Bird follows whistleblowers who, despite possible consequences, are determined to break the silence around one of the most controversial issues of our time: the secret U.S. drone war. The film gives rare insight thorugh the eyes of both survivors and veterans who suffer from PTSD while plagued by guilt over participating in the killing of faceless people in foreign countries. Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 10:00am
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! Wednesday, May 10, 2017 - 10:30am
Babies in BloomBabies 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! 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
Preschool StorytimeChildren ages three to five (with caring adult) build the early literacy skills needed for school readiness through engaging books, songs and activities. Family Storytime Families with young children enjoy a variety of stories, songs, rhymes and movement activities while building early literacy skills. Wednesday, May 17, 2017 - 10:30am
Teen Game DayJoin us as we kick it old school, playing real-live, face-to-face board games like Battleship, Sorry!, Yahtzee and more! Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 3:00pm
Babies in BloomBabies 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! 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
Preschool StorytimeChildren ages three to five (with caring adult) build the early literacy skills needed for school readiness through engaging books, songs and activities. Family Storytime Families with young children enjoy a variety of stories, songs, rhymes and movement activities while building early literacy skills. Wednesday, May 24, 2017 - 10:30am
Book Club: Woman In Cabin 10 by Ruth WareLo Blacklock, a journalist who writes for a travel magazine, has just been given the assignment of a lifetime: a cruise on a luxury ship. However,   Lo witnesses what she can only describe as a nightmare: a woman being thrown overboard. The problem? All passengers remain accounted for—and  Lo is desperate to convey that something (or someone) has gone terribly, terribly wrong… Tuesday, May 30, 2017 - 7:00pm
Preschool StorytimeChildren ages three to five (with caring adult) build the early literacy skills needed for school readiness through engaging books, songs and activities. Family Storytime Families with young children enjoy a variety of stories, songs, rhymes and movement activities while building early literacy skills. Wednesday, May 31, 2017 - 10:30am