Branch Closing Early

Deale Library will close at 5 PM on Tuesday, December 7. 

Deale

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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

Directions

On Deale-Churchton Road (Rt.256), 3 miles south of Muddy Creek Road (Rt. 468), 1/2 mile south of the circle at Bay Front Road (Rt. 258).

Public Transit

South County Call N' Ride provides on demand transit service

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 Deale Library

In-Person Programs for Kids & Preschool

Preschool Storytime on Tuesdays at 10:30am - There is registration for planning purposes, but walk-ins are also welcome :) 

Babies in Bloom on Thursdays at 10am, No registration required.

Community

We are proud to host a Caring Cupboard with free pantry items outside our branch. We welcome community members to take what they need and donate what they can.

Deale caring cupboard

Upcoming Events

This event is in the "All" group.

Winter Cards and Crafts

2:30pm - 4:30pm
Deale Library
Library Branch: Deale Library
Room (Leave blank if you don't need to reserve a space): Deale - Community Meeting Room
Age Group: All
Program Type: Arts & DIY, Special Events
Event Details:
Join us for a casual and creative afternoon of card making and Perler/fuse bead projects. All materials will be provided. Open to all ages! No registration required - feel free to stop in at any time :)  ...

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.

Babies in Bloom

10:00am - 10:30am
Deale Library
Library Branch: Deale Library
Room (Leave blank if you don't need to reserve a space): Deale - Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
Join us for Babies in Bloom. This program is geared toward 0-18 month old children and their caregivers. We will read books, dance, sing, do rhymes, lap sits, and bounces.  ...

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 "Adults" group.

Book Lovers Book Chat

10:00am - 11:00am
Deale Library
Library Branch: Deale Library
Room (Leave blank if you don't need to reserve a space): Deale - Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Books and Writing
Event Details:
Join us in person at the Deale Library for our Book Lovers Book Chat. This a no book book club! We come together to share a book or two that we've read on our own. We discuss and share authors and books we enjoy. Please join us. ...
This event is in the "Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)" group.

Process Art

10:00am - 11:00am
Deale Library
Registration
Library Branch: Deale Library
Room (Leave blank if you don't need to reserve a space): Deale - Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)
Program Type: Arts & DIY
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Event Details:
An in-person program to introduce children to a variety of art mediums. There are no rules in process art!  Just to have fun! Hosted by the Deale Library Limited space available. Registration is required! * In order to keep with soc...

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.

Painting for Beginners

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Deale Library
Registration
Library Branch: Deale Library
Room (Leave blank if you don't need to reserve a space): Deale - Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens (Ages 11+), Adults
Program Type: Arts & DIY
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
Do you love to paint? Have you always wanted to learn how to create your very own masterpiece? Join us for an afternoon  of painting and fun! During this program, you will be guided with basic instruction to create your very own work of art u...
This event is in the "Teens (Ages 11+)" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Department of Health - booster clinic

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Deale Library
Library Branch: Deale Library
Room (Leave blank if you don't need to reserve a space): Deale - Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens (Ages 11+), Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Event Details:
Clinic by the Department of Health ...
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.