Odenton Regional Library

Hours: 

Monday through Thursday: 9 am to 9 pm
Friday and Saturday: 9 am to 5 pm.

Open Sundays from 1 to 5pm, September through May.

Directions: 

Just off 175 at Winmeyer Avenue, close to the intersection of 170 and 175.

Meeting room information

Technology

This library offers computers free for public use. Customers can sign up for one hour of computer time with their library card number. It may be possible to extend time if others are not waiting.  

All public library computers offer Microsoft Word, Excel, Publisher, and PowerPoint. 

Software and documents can be temporarily saved on computers and will be erased when the customer logs off. 

Copying and printing are available for $.20 per page for black and white, and $1.00 per page for color. Wireless printing from your mobile device is also available; learn more here.

A microfiche reader without a printer is available at this location.

Faxing is available for $1.00 connection fee and $1.00 for each page. Scanning is available at no cost.

Free wifi is available at all library locations.

This location offers 3D printing. Learn more about this service here.

A ClearView Optelec text enlarger/reader is also available at this location.

One-on-One Computer Help for Adults

Work individually with a librarian and learn to access your library account, search the catalog and the Internet, navigate electronic databases and set up a free email account. Other topics available for individual training are computer basics, Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher and Word. Computer classes are also offered. Call 410-222-6277 for available dates and times. 

eReader One-on-one Training

Learn about the library's free downloadable collections and how to access them on various devices. Call or visit the branch for more information and to schedule an appointment. For Adults

GED and Adult Basic Skills

Do you need to improve your basic reading, math or language skills or get a GED? The Adult Basic Skills program provided by Anne Arundel Community College (AACC) at Odenton Regional Library offers courses in adult basic education to help you get started. For more information and to register call 410-777-1823.

English Basic Education

Free English classes offered by Anne Arundel Community College integrate listening, speaking, reading and writing skills for students with minimal English training. For more information and to register call 410-777-2901.

Odenton Regional Library building

There will be no Every Child Ready to Read classes Monday, July 29 through Saturday, August 31 at all locations except Discoveries: The Library at the Mall. Babies in Bloom, Toddler Time and Preschool Storytime will resume in September at all library locations.

Upcoming Events

The Organized Home Saturday, August 24, 2019 - 1:00pm
Having an organized home is more than just for show.  Knowing where to find things and where to put things away, saves time and reduces stress. Join Rachel Jennifer, a professional organizer, to learn how to accomplish these goals in your home.
Chess Club Wednesday, August 28, 2019 - 6:00pm
Play chess and learn from other players. For all ages and skill levels.
E-Reader One-on-One Training Tuesday, September 3, 2019 - 9:00am
Need help downloading ebooks from the library? Staff will answer your questions and work with you one-on-one to get you started. All devices are welcome. Please call or visit the branch to make an appointment at 410-222-6277.
Computer One-on-One Training Tuesday, September 3, 2019 - 9:00am
Work individually with a staff member and learn to access your library account, search the catalog and the Internet, navigate electronic databases and set up a free email account. Individual training in computer basics, Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher and Word is also available at the Odenton Regional Library. Call or visit the branch for more information and to schedule an appointment. 410-222-6277
Memory Lab One-on-Ones Tuesday, September 3, 2019 - 9:00am
Our Memory Lab equipment will allow you to convert VHS, slides, photos and vinyl to digital format. Memory Lab equipment requires one-on-one training with staff prior to use. Contact us to schedule your one-on-one appointment. Call the library for more information or to schedule your one-on-one. 
Toddler Time Tuesday, September 3, 2019 - 9:30am
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
Toddler Time Tuesday, September 3, 2019 - 10:30am
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
Speed Date with a Book Tuesday, September 3, 2019 - 5:00pm
Check out new books and enjoy refreshments. No required reading!
Microsoft Word I Tuesday, September 3, 2019 - 6:00pm
Tuesday September 3 at 6pm Registration begins August 20   Saturday September 7 at 2 pm Registration begins August 24 Prerequisite: Basic computer skills.  
Music and Movement Wednesday, September 4, 2019 - 6:30pm
Children five and under sing, chant, play instruments and dance as they explore sounds, rhythms and patterns that make up our language.
Preschool Storytime Thursday, September 5, 2019 - 9:30am
Children ages three to five (with caring adult) build the early literacy skills needed for school readiness through engaging books, songs and activities.
Preschool Storytime Thursday, September 5, 2019 - 10:30am
Children ages three to five (with caring adult) build the early literacy skills needed for school readiness through engaging books, songs and activities.
Knitting for Good Thursday, September 5, 2019 - 6:00pm
Help make lap blankets for local organizations. Beginners are welcome.  Please bring size 7 or 8 needles if you have them.
Storybook Movies Friday, September 6, 2019 - 9:30am
Enjoy animated or iconographic short films of popular children’s picture books and make a craft during this 30 minute program.
Paws to Read Saturday, September 7, 2019 - 10:00am
Children in elementary school improve their reading skills while enjoying the rapt attention of canine tutors. Registration is required and begins two weeks before the event date.
Microsoft Word I Saturday, September 7, 2019 - 2:00pm
Tuesday September 3 at 6pm Registration begins August 20   Saturday September 7 at 2 pm Registration begins August 24 Prerequisite: Basic computer skills.  
Adult Writers' Group Saturday, September 7, 2019 - 2:00pm
We welcome to writers of all abilities interested in a read and critique group. Open to all forms of writing: poetry, novel, short story, creative nonfiction, memoir... Bring an open mind and a desire to improve your craft.
Babies in Bloom Monday, September 9, 2019 - 9:30am
Babies 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!
poetry and art club Monday, September 9, 2019 - 4:00pm
Using diffferent styles, write your own original poetry and share your finished creations. Design works of art using various media to enhance your poetry.
Toddler Time Tuesday, September 10, 2019 - 9:30am
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
Toddler Time Tuesday, September 10, 2019 - 10:30am
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
Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics program STEAM Tuesdays Tuesday, September 10, 2019 - 4:00pm
Let your creative juices flow with a different STEAM activity each month.
Microsoft Word II Tuesday, September 10, 2019 - 6:00pm
Includes headers and footers, inserting text and pictures and some advanced formatting features of Microsoft Word 2016. Prerequisite: Proficiency in Word I or One-on-One computer training Registration begins August 27  
Art Night Tuesday, September 10, 2019 - 6:00pm
Enjoy an art experience using different art mediums.  Please wear clothing that is mess-friendly.
Chess Club Wednesday, September 11, 2019 - 6:00pm
Play chess and learn from other players. For all ages and skill levels.