Upcoming Events for Adults

E.g., 03/23/2017
E.g., 03/23/2017
Location Program Name Description Date and time
Odenton Charity Knitting Help make lap blankets and hats for AAMC patients. Beginners are welcome.  Please bring size 7 or 8 needles if you have them. 04/06/2017 - 6:30pm
Severna Park The Great Movies: The General (1926) When his beloved locomotive is stolen by Union forces, engineer Johnnie Gray (Buster Keaton) is determined to single-handedly take it back in one of the greatest comedies of all time. Silent, unrated, 78 min. 04/06/2017 - 6:30pm
Linthicum Coloring for Adults Coloring for adults is the newest way to relieve stress and promote relaxation. Join us to color your cares away! 04/06/2017 - 7:00pm
Glen Burnie Income Tax Assistance from AARP for Seniors and Low-Income Residents By appointment only. Appointments can be made starting on January 18th. Please call Audrey Creamer at 410-255-6964 between 9 am and 5 pm Monday-Friday to schedule an appointment. No appointments will be scheduled outside of these hours. 04/07/2017 - 9:00am
Crofton Blood Drive You are eligible to donate if you are 17 or older, (16 with written parental consent), are in good health, and weigh at least 110 lbs. Walk-in or call the American Red Cross at 1.800.733.2767 to schedule an appointment. 04/07/2017 - 9:30am
Annapolis Income Tax Assistance from AARP for Seniors and Low-income Residents Volunteers will be available at the Annapolis Regional Library to answer tax questions and assist with tax form preparation. The drop-in service requires no registration and is available on a first-come, first-served basis. Customers may stop by the branch starting at 9 AM each Friday to sign up for the afternoon's service. Please note that only 25 people can be accommodated each Friday. 04/07/2017 - 1:00pm
Riviera Beach Knit Flix Come knit, crochet, needlepoint, sew, scrapbook, or other craft while watching a movie. All levels and interests welcome! Movie: The Jungle Book (2016) . (PG, 105 min) 04/08/2017 - 11:00am
Eastport-Annapolis Neck Let's Talk Gardening! Members of the Hillsmere Garden Club will speak on a variety of topics such as deer-proofing gardens, herb gardening and how to attract wildlife. The audience is welcome to bring their gardening-related questions.    04/08/2017 - 2:00pm
Odenton Camp Meade & the Great War Learn more about World War I's direct impact on our region and the creation of Camp Meade. 04/08/2017 - 2:00pm
Severn Board Game Extravaganza Bring friends and family to the library for an afternoon of competitive fun! A variety of games will be available for you to choose from, but you're welcome to bring some of your favorites along. Open to all ages. 04/08/2017 - 2:00pm
Broadneck Treasures from the National Capital Radio and Television Museum Discover the fascinating history, science and technology of radio and television by interacting with experts and actual artifacts. 04/08/2017 - 3:00pm
Crofton Income Tax Assistance from AARP for Seniors and Low-Income Residents By appointment only. Appointments can be made starting on January 18th. Please call Audrey Creamer at 410-255-6964 between 9 am and 5 pm Monday-Friday to schedule an appointment. No appointments will be scheduled outside of these hours. 04/10/2017 - 9:30am
Eastport-Annapolis Neck Book Lovers It's a book club without the book! Chat about a book you've read and hear about great books that others have enjoyed. 04/10/2017 - 10:00am
Deale Sergeant York View the WWI classic Sergeant York starring Gary Cooper and taste test snacks from the WWI era. 04/10/2017 - 1:00pm
Eastport-Annapolis Neck MPT Indie Lens Pop-up Film Screening: National Bird National Bird follows whistleblowers who, despite possible consequences, are determined to break the silence around one of the most controversial issues of our time: the secret U.S. drone war. The film gives rare insight through the eyes of both survivors and veterans who suffer from PTSD while plagued by guilt over participating in the killing of faceless people in foreign countries. Running time 1 hour 32 minutes. 04/10/2017 - 6:30pm
Glen Burnie National Library Week: Library Stories with Janice Hayes-Williams Join us as Janice Hayes-Williams, renowned Annapolis historian, tells local library stories in celebration of National Library Week. Bring your own library stories to share.   04/10/2017 - 6:30pm
Edgewater Evening Book Club: Sisters of Fortune: America's Caton Sisters at Home and Abroad by Jehanne Wake The first American heiresses took Britain by storm in 1816.  They were raised in Baltimore by their grandfather, Charles Carroll, one of the signers of the Declaration of Independence. 04/10/2017 - 7:00pm
Maryland City at Russett Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption by Bryan Stevenson The true story of a young lawyer working to help those who have been wrongly convicted by the justice system. 04/10/2017 - 7:00pm
Mountain Road And the Oscar Goes to.… Up Carl Fredricksen spent his entire life dreaming of exploring the globe and now in his 78th year he launches his house into the sky via thousands of balloons. Right after liftoff he discovers he has a stowaway in the form of an over optimistic 8-year-old Wilderness Explorer named Russell. This hilarious journey takes you into a lost world with the least likely duo on Earth, (2009, Rated PG, 96 minutes). 04/11/2017 - 10:00am
Broadneck Income tax assistance for seniors and low-income residents Free tax help. AARP membership is not required. Trained volunteers are available to answer tax questions and assist with tax preparation. For taxpayers with income under $90,000 with special attention to those age 60 and older. [Not eligible if you own rental property, have business expenses or a ROTH IRA over $10,000.] Unless noted otherwise, the drop-in service requires no registration and is available on a first-come, first-served basis. Self-service electronic filing is available using the library computers. 04/11/2017 - 1:00pm
Severn Cozy Crafts Bring a favorite craft to work on at the library. Meet fellow crafters, share ideas, check out craft books, and grab a snack! 04/11/2017 - 6:00pm
Eastport-Annapolis Neck Mad Hatters Knitting Club Knit or crochet baby hats and other projects for a local hospital. Experienced knitters willing to help beginners are encouraged. Bring your #10 needles (if you have them) and your community spirit. 04/11/2017 - 6:30pm
Maryland City at Russett AARP Income Tax Assistance for Seniors and Low and Middle Income Residents Trained volunteers are available to answer tax question and assist with tax preparation for free. This service is only for taxpayers with incomes under $90,000 with special attention given to those ages 60 and older. Taxpayers who own rental property, have business expenses or a Roth IRA are not eligible. No AARP membership is required. Registration required on day of event.  Sign-ups begin at 9am for appointments starting at 1pm. 04/12/2017 - 1:00pm
Annapolis Introduction to Proposal Writing and Project Budgets Proposal writing and project budgeting are essential to the success of a non-profit organization.This class will provide you with an overview of how to write a standard project proposal, and the basic components of a project budget including income and expenses. Please register by visiting our online form, calling 410-222-1750 or by emailing aacplgrants@gmail.com. 04/12/2017 - 2:00pm
Glen Burnie Knitting Clinic Bring your knitting needles and yarn to our drop-in knitting clinics. Experienced knitters willing to help and beginners are encouraged to attend. 04/12/2017 - 6:30pm
Deale SoCoGrow Pollinators Prospering People (PX3): Spring & Summer bumblebees need our help—and we need them. Learn the value of everyday pollinators and how to protect them. 04/12/2017 - 7:00pm
Broadneck Author Visit: M.D. Johnson Author M.D. Johnson knows her subjects better than most. An Annapolis-based researcher and critic with European and Mediterranean roots, she is a noted lecturer on Middle-Eastern affairs and women in terrorism. "Stranger on the Shore" is her third book in the ISIS series. Book sales and signing to follow. 04/13/2017 - 7:00pm
Glen Burnie Income Tax Assistance from AARP for Seniors and Low-Income Residents By appointment only. Appointments can be made starting on January 18th. Please call Audrey Creamer at 410-255-6964 between 9 am and 5 pm Monday-Friday to schedule an appointment. No appointments will be scheduled outside of these hours. 04/14/2017 - 9:00am
Annapolis Income Tax Assistance from AARP for Seniors and Low-income Residents Volunteers will be available at the Annapolis Regional Library to answer tax questions and assist with tax form preparation. The drop-in service requires no registration and is available on a first-come, first-served basis. Customers may stop by the branch starting at 9 AM each Friday to sign up for the afternoon's service. Please note that only 25 people can be accommodated each Friday. 04/14/2017 - 1:00pm
Crofton Ask a Master Gardener Ask gardening questions and bring your bug, weed, or plant in a sealed plastic bag for analysis. 04/15/2017 - 9:00am
Glen Burnie Coffee With A Cop Community Residents are invited to enjoy a cup of coffee or cocoa with Corporals Bethea and Saunders of the A.A. County Police Department . Bring your questions, concerns or just get to know the officers in a relaxed setting. Coffee with a Cop is a national initiative supported by the U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Community Oriented Policing Services. 04/15/2017 - 10:00am
Eastport-Annapolis Neck Expungement Clinic Find out if you qualify to have your court and police records removed from public view. Volunteer attorneys will provide free legal assistance. Registration begins at 6pm. For more information, call the Anne Arundel County Law Library at 410-222-1387. 04/17/2017 - 6:00pm
Mountain Road “Katie Creates” Senior Painting Experience Join local Artist Katie Detrich at the Mountain Road library! Katie will guide Seniors through the creative process while they enjoy time with friends and family. This is a FREE event for participants. Refreshments will be provided. Registration is required, as space is limited. Please call 410-222-6699 to register. 04/18/2017 - 10:00am
Deale Quickstart Circumnavigation Guide author Charlie Simon Have you dreamed of sailing the seas? Meet the author of the Quickstart Circumnavigation Guide, Charlie Simon, and hear tales of his almost 2 year journey sailing around the world!  04/18/2017 - 7:00pm
Broadneck Broadneck Needlecrafters Sewing, knitting, needlepoint, crochet - we do it all! Meet old friends and new as we teach and learn from each other. Beginners welcome. 04/18/2017 - 7:00pm
Annapolis Conversational Español & Brown Bag Lunch Practice and expand your Spanish speaking skills in a relaxed environment. Bring your own lunch. All levels of learners and children welcome. 04/19/2017 - 12:00pm
Glen Burnie Free Legal Advice: Ask a Lawyer in the Library Talk with a lawyer for up to 20 minutes about your legal issue for free. Lottery to determine time slots begins after 4:15 pm. Last clients will be seen at 6:10 pm. Lawyers can advise on all types of legal matters except for criminal law. 04/19/2017 - 4:30pm
Annapolis A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles Acclaimed author, Amor Towles, rewards us with another novel brimming with humor, a glittering cast of characters, and one beautifully rendered scene after another. This singular novel helps us to gain a deeper understanding of what it means to be a man of purpose in Russia during the 1920s. 04/19/2017 - 7:00pm
Deale The Murder of Roger Ackroyd by Agatha Christie A murder in a small English village leads Hercule Poirot into a strange mystery involving a determined, curious spinster, the local doctor, and a wide range of suspects with possible motives and mysterious relationships. 04/19/2017 - 7:00pm
Deale Writing Workshop: Revisions or What Next? So you've written a novel, short story, or memior. Now what? Learn how to revise your work and prepare for publishing or submission.  04/20/2017 - 2:00pm
Severna Park Guys Book Club: In the Garden of Beasts: Love, Terror, and an American Family in Hitler's Berlin by Erik Larson Erik Larson, New York Times bestselling author of Devil in the White City, delivers a remarkable story set during Hitler’s rise to power. 04/20/2017 - 7:00pm
Deale Writing Workshop: Revisions or What Next? So you've written a novel, short story, or memior. Now what? Learn how to revise your work and prepare for publishing or submission.  04/20/2017 - 7:00pm
Eastport-Annapolis Neck Conversational Espanol & Brown Bag Lunch Hola! Practice and expand your Spanish speaking skills in a relaxed environment. Bring a brown bag lunch. All levels of learners and children welcome. 04/21/2017 - 12:00pm
Eastport-Annapolis Neck For the Love of the Library 2017

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Join us for a festive gathering to celebrate the outstanding work the Library Foundation, its donors and the community are doing to create a world-class library system for all Anne Arundel County residents. 
 
Enjoy tantalizing hors d'oeuvres from Annapolis restaurants and caterers, as well as beer and wine served by local celebrity bartenders. You won’t want to miss the live auction...because you might enter the winning bid for a week in Aruba!

Fun activities and new technology used at the library

Funds raised from this event help provide learning activities and technology tools that enhance all 15 branches of the library, including 3D printers and SMART Tables, as well as many other services and programs that make the library the best it can be.

This is the Library Foundation’s signature event and a fabulous opportunity to enjoy the company of people who share your love for the library. We can't wait to see you!

Sponsorships still available. For more information, please email foundation@aacpl.net:

  • Gold: $5,000
  • Silver: $2,500
  • Bronze: $1,000
04/21/2017 - 6:30pm
Crofton Ask a Master Gardener Ask gardening questions and bring your bug, weed, or plant in a sealed plastic bag for analysis. 04/22/2017 - 9:00am
Odenton Meet Rosie the Riveter A 'Rosie' is a woman who did something for the war effort during WWll. Local 'Rosie's' will share their stories of supporting WWII by leaving their families to work in factories and shipyards. This is Living History! 04/22/2017 - 1:00pm
Deale Job Resources Work Session Use our computer lab to work on job applications, resumes or cover letters. Staff will provide assistance. Please come prepared with your work history. 04/24/2017 - 10:00am
Edgewater American Red Cross Blood Drive Walk-in or call the American Red Cross at 1.800.733.2767 to schedule an appointment. 04/25/2017 - 9:30am
Eastport-Annapolis Neck Free Legal Advice: Ask a Lawyer in the Library Talk with a lawyer for up to 20 minutes about your legal issue for free. Lottery to determine time slots begins after 4:15 pm. Last clients will be seen at 6:10 pm. Lawyers can advise on all types of legal matters except criminal law. 04/25/2017 - 4:30pm
Mountain Road Book Club: When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi In this eloquent memoir, the author is poised to finish medical school and begin "real life" as a neurosurgeon until he receives a devastating cancer diagnosis and instead becomes the patient. 04/25/2017 - 7:00pm

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