Branch Closing Early

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

Mountain Road

Mountain Road Library exterior header

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

Approximately 8 miles east of Ritchie Highway, 2.5 miles past where Rt. 100 and Mountain Road (Rt.177) merge. The branch is on the left in the Long Point Mall, at the intersection of Mountain Road and Long Point Road.

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 Mountain Road

American Red Cross blood drive banner

 

Toddler Storytime banner Tuesdays at 10AM

 

 

Music & Movement Beginning in December: Tuesdays at 2PM

 

 

Preschool Storytime on Thursdays at 2PM

 

Image one: American Red Cross Blood Drive

Text: Walk-in or call the American Red Cross at 1.800.733.2767 to schedule an appointment. From 10am to 3pm: Saturday, December 18, Friday, January 7, Friday February 4, Friday March 4, and Friday April 1.

Pictured: A large, red American Red Cross Blood Drive logo.

 

Image two: Mountain Road's Adult Book Club: The Starless Sea by Erin Morgenstern

Text: Tuesday, November 30th, 2021 from 7:00pm - 8:00pm. Zachary finds a mysterious book in the stacks of his grad school's library. Entranced by the incredible stories within, Zachary is alarmed to find that the book contains a story from his own life. This discovery leads Zachary on a clue-filled adventure as he seeks to learn how he and this book came to be inextricably linked.

Pictured: A grey background with golden keys and white ribbon with the book title "The Starless Sea" and the book author, Erin Morgenstern.

Hyperlink: https://aacpl.librarycalendar.com/events/mountain-roads-adult-book-club-starless-sea-erin-morgenstern

 

Image three: Game Night for Teens!

Text: Teusday, December 7 at 4pm. Come in from the cold for some hot chocolate and some great games!  We'll have games you probably haven't played and the classics you remember.  Don't miss your chance to sip some cocoa smugly while you destroy your friends! For teens.

Pictured: Two falling, red 6-sided dice on a black background.

Hyperlink: https://aacpl.librarycalendar.com/events/game-night

 

Image four: The Polar Express

Text: The Polar Express. Wednesday, December 8 at 6:30pm. Come be enchanted by a reading of Van Allsburg’s book, The Polar Express, followed by other holiday surprises. Pajamas welcome! 

Pictured: A snowy scene with houses in the background, with a large train at dusk with a light at the front of it.

Hyperlink: https://aacpl.librarycalendar.com/events/polar-express-0

 

Image five: MasQUEERade

Text: MasQUEERade. Saturday, January 15 at 4pm. Celebrate the new year with Pride!  Music, dancing, crafts, and more with your LGBTQ+ fam and ally friends!  Prizes for best (family safe) costumes!

Pictured: A pretty purple face mask elaborate with gold embellishments sitting beside rainbow streamers on top of paper confetti.

Hyperlink: https://aacpl.net/events/masqueerade

 

Image six: American Gods by Neil Gaiman

Text: Tuesday, January 35 at 7pm. Shadow Moon has recently gotten out of prison, lost his wife, and is now employed by a mysterious "Mr. Wednesday". They trek across America, talking to a powerful list of characters, from stories and beliefs both old and new.

Pictured: The American Gods book cover by Neil Gaiman: it has a greyish tone to it with a long straight deserted-looking road with yellow stripes in the middle. There is a lightning strike at the very end of the road in the distance.

Hyperlink: https://aacpl.net/events/mountain-roads-adult-book-club-american-gods-neil-gaiman

 

Image seven:  Valentine's Day Bingo!

Text: Valentine's Day Bingo ❤️❤️❤️ Monday, February 14 at 6:30pm.

Pictured: Two green BINGO cards with a few of the spaces marked off with red dots.

Hyperlink: https://aacpl.net/events/valentines-day-bingo

 

Image eight:  Lego Mindstorms - Play with a Robot!

Text: Lego Mindstorms - Play with a Robot! Register at https://aacpl.librarycalendar.com/events/lego-mindstorms-play-robot. Monday, February 21 at 2pm.

Pictured: A small, predominantly white robot with two wheels. There are cables coming out of the robot and it had a small screen with a square, orange button and two grey left and right arrow buttons.

Hyperlink: https://aacpl.net/events/lego-mindstorms-play-robot

 

Image nine: Nodmadland

Text: Nomadland. Book Club on Tuesday, February 22 at 7pm. Nomadland: Surviving America in the Twenty-First Century is a 2017 nonfiction book by American journalist Jessica Bruder about the phenomenon of older Americans who, following the Great Recession from 2007 to 2009, adopted transient lifestyles traveling around the United States in search of seasonal work.

Pictured: The Nomadland book cover featuring a seafoam green ombre sky with yellowed grass and a metal trailer on the side of a dirt road.

Hyperlink: https://aacpl.net/events/mountain-roads-adult-book-club-nomadland-surviving-america-twenty-first-century-jessica

 

Image ten: Toddler Time

Text: Toddler Time on Tuesdays @ 10 am.

Pictured: A lady dressed in a pink princess dress telling a story to a room full of toddlers.

Hyperlink: https://aacpl.net/events/toddler-time-1037

 

Image eleven: Music & Movement

Text: Music & Movement. Beginning in December: Tuesday at 2pm.

Pictured: Colorful clipart of little children dancing and moving while holding musical notes. The text is in shades of purple, blue, and green.

Hyperlink: https://aacpl.net/events/music-movement-66

 

Image twelve: Preschool Storytime

Text: Preschool Storytime on Thursdays at 2 pm.

Pictured: A lady with raised hands and an animated face of surprise tells a story to a room full of preschool children.

Hyperlink: https://aacpl.net/events/preschool-storytime-876

 

Image thirteen: Sensory Social Hangout

Text: Sensory Social Hangout at 2pm on:  ̶S̶e̶p̶t̶e̶m̶b̶e̶r̶ ̶2̶5̶,  ̶O̶c̶t̶o̶b̶e̶r̶ ̶2̶3̶,̶  November 20. 

Pictured: Colorful bowls with multi-colored red, yellow, green, and blue rice. A child's hand is using a spoon to scoop the rice. The bowl also have plastic multi-colored rings with clothespins attached on it. There are three of these rings, red, yelllow, and green, sitting in the center bowl. On the right side of this image is the title text and the dates are on a blue scroll.

Upcoming Events

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

Music & Movement

2:00pm - 2:30pm
Mountain Road Library
Library Branch: Mountain Road Library
Room (Leave blank if you don't need to reserve a space): Mountain Road - Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)
Program Type: Storytimes

Music & Movement

Sing, chant, play instruments and dance while exploring sounds, rhythms and patterns that make up our language.

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.

Game Night

4:00pm - 5:30pm
Mountain Road Library
Library Branch: Mountain Road Library
Room (Leave blank if you don't need to reserve a space): Mountain Road - Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens (Ages 11+)
Program Type: Games
Event Details:
Come in from the cold for some hot chocolate and some great games!  We'll have games you probably haven't played and the classics you remember.  Don't miss your chance to sip some cocoa smugly while you destroy your friends! ...
This event is in the "All" group.

Polar Express

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Mountain Road Library
Library Branch: Mountain Road Library
Room (Leave blank if you don't need to reserve a space): Mountain Road - Community Meeting Room
Age Group: All
Program Type: Special Events
Event Details:
Come be enchanted by a reading of Van Allsburg’s book, The Polar Express, followed by other holiday surprises. Pajamas welcome!  ...

Disclaimer(s)

Food Allergies

We cannot guarantee that food served at library programs has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

Alergias Alimentarias: La Biblioteca no puede garantizar que la comida servida en los programas no ha estado en contacto con las nueces de árbol, la soya, u otros alérgenos.

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

Music & Movement

2:00pm - 2:30pm
Mountain Road Library
Library Branch: Mountain Road Library
Room (Leave blank if you don't need to reserve a space): Mountain Road - Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)
Program Type: Storytimes

Music & Movement

Sing, chant, play instruments and dance while exploring sounds, rhythms and patterns that make up our language.

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.

American Red Cross Blood Drive

10:00am - 3:00pm
Mountain Road Library
Library Branch: Mountain Road Library
Room (Leave blank if you don't need to reserve a space): Mountain Road - Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness, Special Events
Event Details:
Basic requirements for donating blood: general good health; 17 to 75 years of age (16 with written parental consent); and a weight of at least 110 pounds. Walk-in or call the American Red Cross at 1.800.733.2767 to schedule an appointment. ...
This event is in the "Preschool (Ages 0 – 5)" group.

Toddler Time

10:00am - 11:00am
Mountain Road Library
Library Branch: Mountain Road Library
Room (Leave blank if you don't need to reserve a space): Mountain Road - Community Meeting Room
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.

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.

Year Book Club Book Lists

Mountain Road Previous Year Book Club Book Lists

2006-2009 - 2010 - 2011 - 2012 -
2013 - 2014 - 2015 - 2016 - 2017 - 
2018 - 2019 - 2020 - 2021 - 2020 - 
2022