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Severn

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All individuals ages two and older who enter Anne Arundel County Public Library buildings are required to wear a mask, regardless of vaccination status. Keeping Everyone Safe.

Location Details

Hours: 
Monday - Thursday: 10 am - 9 pm 
Friday - Saturday: 10 am - 5 pm 
Sunday: 1 pm - 5 pm

Technology

  • All locations except Riviera Beach offer outdoor wifi access.
  • Wireless printing is currently free. Customers are limited to 10 black and white pages per day.
  • 3D printing is currently unavailable.

Please call or email for more information about technology at this location.

What's Happening at Severn Library

Weekly Storytimes

  • Preschool Storytime: every Tuesday at 10:30 am
  • Babies in Bloom: every Wednesday at 10:30 am
  • Toddler Storytime: every Thursday at 10:30 am

Note: no storytimes December 19 - January 1st

 


Severn Renovation

The Severn Library was recently renovated! Come take a look at our fresh new design including glassed in meeting room space, plentiful study nooks, and a café area.

Military Family Resource Center

The Severn Library is just around the corner from the Fort Meade Military Base. We welcome families new and old who have been stationed at Fort Meade. Your library is a wonderful place to get started knowing your community. Stop in and visit our Military Family Resource Center, a special collection curated with books and resources on topics related to military family life.

Healing Library selections

Healing Library

The Healing Library: Death of a Loved One collection is available at all Anne Arundel County Public Library branches. The kit is a briefcase-sized bag which includes books, activities, and local resources gathered by professionals to help explain death to young children and navigate the journey of healing. Place a hold on the Healing Library: Death of a Loved One

Upcoming Events

This event is in the "Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)" group.
This event is in the "Kids (Ages 6 – 10)" group.

Children's Book Character Hide & Seek

All Day 1/23 - 1/30
Severn Library
Library Branch: Severn Library
Room (Leave blank if you don't need to reserve a space): Severn - Other In-library location
Age Group: Preschool (Ages 0 – 5), Kids (Ages 6 – 10)
Program Type: Games
Event Details:
Some of your favorite storybook characters are hiding in the library! Stop in anytime this week, and see how many you can find. ...
This event is in the "Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)" group.

Preschool Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Severn Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Severn Library
Room (Leave blank if you don't need to reserve a space): Severn - Community Meeting Room AB
Age Group: Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)
Program Type: Storytimes

Preschool Storytime

Children ages three to five (with caring adult) build the early literacy skills needed for school readiness through engaging books, songs and activities.

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

Children under age 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

Adultos Acompañantes: Los niños menores de los ocho (8) años deben estar acompañados por un adulto.

This event is in the "Teens (Ages 11+)" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

AA County Health Dept. Vaccine Clinic

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Severn Library
Library Branch: Severn Library
Room (Leave blank if you don't need to reserve a space): Severn - Community Meeting Room AB
Age Group: Teens (Ages 11+), Adults
Program Type: Community Services, Special Events
Event Details:
The Anne Arundel County Health Department will host a free COVID Vaccine Clinic. They will provide: Pfizer (ages 12+) 1st dose  Booster Moderna (ages 18+) Booster Please register in advance using the links above. Walk-in appoin...
This event is in the "Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)" group.

Babies in Bloom

10:30am - 11:00am
Severn Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Severn Library
Room (Leave blank if you don't need to reserve a space): Severn - Community Meeting Room AB
Age Group: Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)
Program Type: Storytimes

Babies in Bloom

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!

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

Children under age 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

Adultos Acompañantes: Los niños menores de los ocho (8) años deben estar acompañados por un adulto.

This event is in the "Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)" group.

Toddler Time

10:30am - 11:00am
Severn Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Severn Library
Room (Leave blank if you don't need to reserve a space): Severn - Community Meeting Room AB
Age Group: Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)
Program Type: Storytimes

Toddler 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.

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

Children under age 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

Adultos Acompañantes: Los niños menores de los ocho (8) años deben estar acompañados por un adulto.

This event is in the "Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)" group.

Preschool Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Severn Library
Library Branch: Severn Library
Room (Leave blank if you don't need to reserve a space): Severn - Community Meeting Room AB
Age Group: Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)
Program Type: Storytimes

Preschool Storytime

Children ages three to five (with caring adult) build the early literacy skills needed for school readiness through engaging books, songs and activities.

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

Children under age 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

Adultos Acompañantes: Los niños menores de los ocho (8) años deben estar acompañados por un adulto.

Expanded WiFi access


Outdoor Wi-Fi Available at This Library

The library now offers outdoor Wi-Fi. Customers may now access the internet even when the library is closed.