The front of the New annapolis library

Show Your Library Love with an Engraved Brick

Your 4" x 8" brick with your words will become a permanent part of the new Annapolis Library set to open in March 2020. Choose your name, your child or grandchild’s name, a favorite book or a quote. Honor the memory of a loved one or commemorate a special date or occasion. Your unique brick will be set into the walkway that will lead you, and all who seek knowledge and inspiration, to the doors of our new branch.

  • $100 per engraved brick (no limit)
  • Deadline: September 13, 2019
  • PLEASE NOTE: EACH LINE CAN ONLY HAVE 15 CHARACTERS, INCLUDING SPACES AND PUNCTUATION. PLEASE COUNT CHARACTERS, SPACES, AND PUNCTUATION IN EACH LINE BEFORE SUBMITTING.

You will receive a confirmation email after your transaction has been processed.

Example of brick character entry and limits. Each block represents a character. Characters include spaces.

Here is an online character counter to help find the correct number of characters for each line of your brick.

The Anne Arundel County Public Library Foundation (tax ID# 20-5804064) is a charitable organization under section 501(c) (3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Your contribution is tax deductible to the fullest extent of the law.

The Anne Arundel County Public Library Foundation reserves the right to refuse to engrave a brick with words or sentiments it deems inappropriate. If you have any questions please call Ann Glenn at 410-222-2509.

Libraries helped me
nurture a love of learning
in my children.

Placing a brick for each of my grandchildren helps ensure the library will be there for them and their children, too. 

- Rudy Rodela