Upcoming Events

Crofton
Happy StitchersBring your knitting project and share your ideas, questions, and love of knitting with others. Learn from the experience of advanced members and assist those who are just beginning. Patterns for infant caps, scarves, and lap blankets are provided.     Monday, January 23, 2017 - 7:00pm
Babies in Bloom  Babies from birth to 18 month (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!   Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 9:30am
Teen Giant Battleship TournamentCompete against your friends to find out if you'll be the last battleship standing! Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 4:00pm
Romp & StompRomp & stomp your wiggles away and wind down the day with this 30 minute, high energy dance and music program. For children under 6 and their accompanying families. Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 6:30pm
Toddler TimeChildren 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. Wednesday, January 25, 2017 - 9:30am
Toddler TimeChildren 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. Wednesday, January 25, 2017 - 10:30am
Preschool StorytimeChildren ages three to five (with caring adult) build the early literacy skills needed for school readiness through engaging books, songs and activities. Thursday, January 26, 2017 - 9:30am
Preschool StorytimeChildren ages three to five (with caring adult) build the early literacy skills needed for school readiness through engaging books, songs and activities. Thursday, January 26, 2017 - 10:30am
Anne Arundel County Master Gardeners Seed SwapThe Master Gardeners of Anne Arundel County presents the 2nd annual Seed Swap. Come with seeds to share or come without seeds! You'll take home seeds of your choosing along with goodie bags and door prizes.  Saturday, January 28, 2017 - 10:00am
Humpback Whale SongMarine biologist Dr. Adam S. Frankel will share his pioneering work on sound and cetacean behavior in the waters off Hawai‘i and what we know (and don’t know) about the eerie, haunting songs of these magnificent creatures. For ages 7 and up. Saturday, January 28, 2017 - 2:00pm
Babies in Bloom  Babies from birth to 18 month (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!   Tuesday, January 31, 2017 - 9:30am
Exhibit: Chesapeake Treasures Smocking and EmbroideryExhibits & Displays Wednesday, February 1, 2017 - 9:00am
Toddler TimeChildren 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. Wednesday, February 1, 2017 - 9:30am
Toddler TimeChildren 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. Wednesday, February 1, 2017 - 10:30am
Adult Book Club: The Noise of Time by Julian BarnesA touching portrait of the Russian composer, Dmitri Shostakovich, as he comes to the attention of Stalin and then lives under the rule of Russian despotism, wavering between the shame of cowardice and the fear of Siberia or death. Wednesday, February 1, 2017 - 2:00pm
Adult Book Club: The Noise of Time by Julian BarnesA touching portrait of the Russian composer, Dmitri Shostakovich, as he comes to the attention of Stalin and then lives under the rule of Russian despotism, wavering between the shame of cowardice and the fear of Siberia or death. Wednesday, February 1, 2017 - 7:00pm
Preschool StorytimeChildren ages three to five (with caring adult) build the early literacy skills needed for school readiness through engaging books, songs and activities. Thursday, February 2, 2017 - 9:30am
Preschool StorytimeChildren ages three to five (with caring adult) build the early literacy skills needed for school readiness through engaging books, songs and activities. Thursday, February 2, 2017 - 10:30am
Paws to Read Canine TutorsChildren in elementary school improve their reading skills while enjoying the rapt attention of canine tutors. Call to schedule a 15-minute slot. Thursday, February 2, 2017 - 4:45pm
Babies in Bloom  Babies from birth to 18 month (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!   Saturday, February 4, 2017 - 10:00am
Income Tax Assistance from AARP for Seniors and Low-Income ResidentsBy 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. Monday, February 6, 2017 - 9:30am
Sweet Valentine BabyLove your baby up and down during this special Valentine's Day program! Tuesday, February 7, 2017 - 9:30am
Anime/Manga ClubShare in the love of Japanese comics and animation! Try your hand at drawing, or bring in your artwork to show off.   Tuesday, February 7, 2017 - 3:30pm
Sweet Valentine ToddlerAll you need is love, your toddler, and Valentine's Day Toddler Time! Wednesday, February 8, 2017 - 9:30am
Sweet Valentine ToddlerAll you need is love, your toddler, and Valentine's Day Toddler Time! Wednesday, February 8, 2017 - 10:30am
Nature Explorers ClubOur big world contains many small worlds. Get an up-close look at a piece of your planet by joining the Nature Explorers Club. Each month we’ll investigate an aspect of the ecosystem through presentations, conversations and hands-on activities. Bring a magnifier and be prepared to see something fascinating! For ages 7-11.   Wednesday, February 8, 2017 - 4:00pm
Valentine's Day Preschool StorytimeCelebrate with favorite stories, songs, and a craft. Thursday, February 9, 2017 - 9:30am
Valentine's Day Preschool StorytimeCelebrate with favorite stories, songs, and a craft. Thursday, February 9, 2017 - 10:30am
Valentine BingoEnjoy an evening playing bingo with family and friends and win small prizes or books! Thursday, February 9, 2017 - 6:30pm
Blood DriveYou 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. Friday, February 10, 2017 - 9:30am
Sensory StorytimeOur Sensory Storytime is specifically designed for young children with autism spectrum disorders, sensory integration issues, or other developmental disabilities. Registration is required and space is limited. Please call for more information and to register your child. For special needs children ages three through seven. CROFTON 410.222.7915 Saturday, February 11, 2017 - 10:00am
Backyard Birds: Expected and Unexpected GuestsEnvironmental educator and author Margaret Barker will tweet you to the sights and sounds of the usual and the rare visitors to Maryland feeders during National Bird-Feeding Month. Then make a tasty toast treat for your feathered friends. Ages 7 and up. Saturday, February 11, 2017 - 2:00pm
Income Tax Assistance from AARP for Seniors and Low-Income ResidentsBy 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. Monday, February 13, 2017 - 9:30am
Babies in Bloom  Babies from birth to 18 month (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!   Tuesday, February 14, 2017 - 9:30am
Toddler TimeChildren 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. Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 9:30am
Toddler TimeChildren 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. Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 10:30am
Teen (Anti) Valentine's Day Party Is Cupid stupid, or is he your Bestie? Either way, join us for holiday games and fun! Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 4:00pm
Fun with Animal FolktalesOnce upon a time animals talked to each other and with man.  Come join their conversation with Master Storyteller Janice the Griot as she brings Fun with Animal Folktales to life with song, movement and audience participation.  This Family Friendly program will bring out the child in all of us and teach life lessons along the way. Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 6:30pm
Preschool StorytimeChildren ages three to five (with caring adult) build the early literacy skills needed for school readiness through engaging books, songs and activities. Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 9:30am
Preschool StorytimeChildren ages three to five (with caring adult) build the early literacy skills needed for school readiness through engaging books, songs and activities. Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 10:30am
Paws to Read Canine TutorsChildren in elementary school improve their reading skills while enjoying the rapt attention of canine tutors. Call to schedule a 15-minute slot. Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 4:45pm
Starting Seeds in Winter and Small Space/Unique Container Gardening WorkshopsYou have seeds! Now what? AA County Master Gardeners will show you how to plant them indoors in late winter for bountiful spring and summer harvests. You'll also learn how to plant in small spaces using unique containers. Saturday, February 18, 2017 - 10:00am
Starting Seeds in Winter and Small Space/Unique Container GardeningGot seeds? Now what? AA County Master Gardeners show you how to plant those seeds indoors in late winter for a bountiful spring and summer. You'll also learn how to plant in a small space using unique containers.  Saturday, February 18, 2017 - 10:00am
Income Tax Assistance from AARP for Seniors and Low-Income ResidentsBy 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. Monday, February 20, 2017 - 9:30am
Build & PlayCome for Lego fun! Design and build your own fantastic creatures. Note: We'll supply the Legos; please do not bring your own. The bricks must stay at the library. Monday, February 20, 2017 - 2:00pm
Babies in Bloom  Babies from birth to 18 month (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!   Tuesday, February 21, 2017 - 9:30am
Book Buddies: Long Road To Freedom of the Ranger in Time series by Kate MessnerA special book club for elementary school students with discussions, games and crafts. Newcomers are welcome! Tuesday, February 21, 2017 - 4:00pm
FAFSA Completion NightComplete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) with a financial aid specialist from Anne Arundel Community College. Registration is required and begins two weeks prior to the program. Contact the library branch for more information. Tuesday, February 21, 2017 - 7:00pm
Toddler TimeChildren 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. Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - 9:30am
Toddler TimeChildren 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. Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - 10:30am

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