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  • The Accokeek Branch Library will be closing for re-carpeting and painting - from Monday, August 20th through Saturday, September 8th, and re-opening on Monday, September 10th.
  • 2018 Summer @ Your Library
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  • Black-Eyed Susan Book Award Nominees 2018-2019
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Upcoming Events

Spauldings
Wed, Aug 15, All day
All summer long we're collecting your stories about the songs that mean something to you. Drop by and share your favorites!

Glenarden
Wed, Aug 15, 10:00am - 11:00am
Learn basic computer skills and get help looking for jobs in an encouraging atmosphere. This class is perfect for beginners and seniors. Limited to 6 students. Call (301) 772-5477 to register.

Bowie
Wed, Aug 15, 10:00am - 9:00pm
All summer long, we’re collecting the songs that mean something to you. Drop by the branch and share your favorites.

Greenbelt
Wed, Aug 15, 10:15am - 10:45am
Bring your preschooler and join us for stories, songs, fingerplays and more! Limit: 20 people total in Storytime Room. Free tickets available on a first-come first-served basis.

Bowie
Wed, Aug 15, 10:15am - 10:45am
Bring your toddler and join us for stories, songs, fingerplays and more! If you have a group with 8 or more children, please call ahead at (301) 262-7000.

Oxon Hill
Wed, Aug 15, 10:15am - 10:45am
Bring your toddler and join us for stories, songs, fingerplays and more! Please pick up a ticket at the Children's Information Desk.

Beltsville
Wed, Aug 15, 10:30am - 11:00am
Bring your preschooler and join us for stories, songs, fingerplays and more! Please pick up a ticket at the Information Desk. Groups of 8 or more children should call (301) 937-0294 to schedule.

Laurel
Wed, Aug 15, 10:30am - 11:00am
Bring your baby and join us for stories, songs, fingerplays and more! Limited to 15 babies. Please pick up a ticket at the Information Desk/Children's Information Desk.

Pop-Up Locations
Wed, Aug 15, 10:30am - 11:00am
Bring your baby and join us for stories, songs, fingerplays and more!

Baden
Wed, Aug 15, 10:30am - 11:00am
Bring your Preschooler and join us for stories, songs, fingerplays and more!

South Bowie
Wed, Aug 15, 11:00am - 11:30am
" Calling all Preschoolers and Toddlers! Come and bust a move and shake your sillies out. Bring your parents or caregivers and prepare to boogie and bop until we all drop! "

Oxon Hill
Wed, Aug 15, 11:00am - 11:30am
Bring your preschooler and join us for stories, songs, fingerplays and more! Please pick up a ticket at the Children's Information Desk.

Greenbelt
Wed, Aug 15, 11:15am - 11:45am
Bring your toddler and join us for stories, songs, fingerplays and more! Limit: 20 people total in Storytime Room. Free tickets available on a first-come first-served basis.

Laurel
Wed, Aug 15, 11:15am - 11:45am
Bring your baby and join us for stories, songs, fingerplays and more! Limited to 15 babies. Please pick up a ticket at the Information Desk/Children's Information Desk.

Bowie
Wed, Aug 15, 11:15am - 11:45am
Bring your toddler and join us for stories, songs, fingerplays and more! If you have a group with 8 or more children, please call ahead at (301) 262-7000.

Beltsville
Wed, Aug 15, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Bring your toddler and join us for stories, songs, fingerplays and more! Please pick up a ticket at the Information Desk. Groups of 8 or more children should call (301) 937-0294 to schedule.

Oxon Hill - Small Meeting Room
Wed, Aug 15, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Come by one of these neighborhood branch libraries, Beltsville, Oxon Hill, Spauldings or Surratts-Clinton, for a free lunch and fun! For children up to the age of 18.

Surratts-Clinton
Wed, Aug 15, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Come by one of these neighborhood branch libraries, Beltsville, Oxon Hill, Spauldings or Surratts-Clinton, for a free lunch and fun! For children up to the age of 18.

Spauldings - Large Meeting Room
Wed, Aug 15, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Come by one of these neighborhood branch libraries: Beltsville, Oxon Hill, Spauldings, Surratts-Clinton, Hillcrest Heights, Fairmont Heights for free lunch and fun! For children up to the age of 18.

Fairmount Heights
Wed, Aug 15, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Come by one of these neighborhood branch libraries: Beltsville, Oxon Hill, Spauldings, Surratts-Clinton, Hillcrest Heights, Fairmont Heights for free lunch and fun! For children up to the age of 18.

Hillcrest Heights
Wed, Aug 15, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Come by one of these neighborhood branch libraries: Beltsville, Oxon Hill, Spauldings, Surratts-Clinton, Hillcrest Heights, Fairmont Heights for free lunch and fun! For children up to the age of 18.

Oxon Hill
Wed, Aug 15, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
One-on-One Civil Legal Advice. No appointments necessary. Assistance is provided on a first-come, first-served basis.

Beltsville - Large Meeting Room
Wed, Aug 15, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Come by one of these neighborhood branch libraries, Beltsville, Oxon Hill, Spauldings or Surratts-Clinton, for a free lunch and fun! For children up to the age of 18.

Largo-Kettering
Wed, Aug 15, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Join us for a fun filled afternoon of creating music themed crafts!

Beltsville
Wed, Aug 15, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Come and celebrate the end of summer at your library with games and crafts!

Bowie - Conference Room
Wed, Aug 15, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Join us as we explore science, technology, engineering and math. Drop in for hands-on experiments and activities. If you have a group with 8 or more children, please call ahead at (301) 262-7000.

Glenarden - Small Meeting Room
Wed, Aug 15, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
No instruments? No problem! Make your own instruments out of everyday objects and rock out!

Hyattsville
Wed, Aug 15, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Come join us for an hour of afternoon crafting. Parents are welcome to participate, too!

Hillcrest Heights
Wed, Aug 15, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Learn to play or improve your chess game. All ages are welcome!

Laurel - Conference Room 1
Wed, Aug 15, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Learning to speak English? Join our club and practice speaking English in a friendly atmosphere. Registration is not mandatory, but is recommended. Walk ins are welcomed!

Spauldings
Wed, Aug 15, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Learning to speak Spanish? Join our club and practice speaking Spanish in a friendly atmosphere with people from diverse backgrounds.

Pop-Up Locations
Wed, Aug 15, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Come listen to a librarian read favorite stories aloud and do related activities and games

Accokeek
Wed, Aug 15, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
"Freestyle building. Legos will be provided and kids can let their imaginations run wild!"

Oxon Hill
Wed, Aug 15, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Join us for crocheting. If possible, please bring your own materials due to limited supplies. No prior experience needed.

Oxon Hill - Auditorium
Wed, Aug 15, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Learn new tips and tricks for maintaining a healthy lifestyle while dancing to great music.

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Upcoming Library Closure

  • Labor Day

    Mon, September 03, 2018

Upcoming Board of Library Trustees Meeting

  • Open to the Public: September 27, 2018 @ 7:30 pm at Largo-Kettering branch library.