Edgewood Library

Edgewood Library The Edgewood Library is a community hub - providing free access to books, DVDs, computers and exciting programs. The Edgewood Branch Library has been a strong presence in the community since 1962.

In 2001, the newly renovated and expanded branch facility opened for business, providing a 16,500 square foot facility. This spacious facility offers drive–up window service, ample access to public computers, and a community meeting room with capacity for 125 people. The Branch offers programs for all ages, including book discussion groups held at the Edgewood Senior Center. Plan to attend our wid

In 2001, the newly renovated and expanded branch facility opened for business, providing a 16,500 square foot facility. This spacious facility offers drive–up window service, ample access to public computers, and a community meeting room with capacity for 125 people. The Branch offers programs for all ages, including book discussion groups held at the Edgewood Senior Center. Plan to attend our wid

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Edgewood Library staff hope you and yours have a fun and safe 4th of July holiday!
07/04/2021

Edgewood Library staff hope you and yours have a fun and safe 4th of July holiday!

Edgewood Library staff hope you and yours have a fun and safe 4th of July holiday!

Here's some great reads for kids! Some are recent releases, others are just so good, we didn't want you to miss them!Rea...
07/03/2021

Here's some great reads for kids! Some are recent releases, others are just so good, we didn't want you to miss them!

Read summaries and put holds on them today: https://www.libraryaware.com/2301/NewsletterIssues/ViewIssue/c65d3e71-5628-4d94-bb3a-df6261fbd8ae?postId=ed88e61f-ea45-48b6-835b-f4ca2442b5e1

Here's some great reads for kids! Some are recent releases, others are just so good, we didn't want you to miss them!

Read summaries and put holds on them today: https://www.libraryaware.com/2301/NewsletterIssues/ViewIssue/c65d3e71-5628-4d94-bb3a-df6261fbd8ae?postId=ed88e61f-ea45-48b6-835b-f4ca2442b5e1

FREE Covid-19 Testing will be happening in our parking lot TODAY, July 3, from 11AM - 3 PMNo appointment necessary. Lear...
07/03/2021

FREE Covid-19 Testing will be happening in our parking lot TODAY, July 3, from 11AM - 3 PM

No appointment necessary. Learn more at www.covidtest.maryland.gov

FREE Covid-19 Testing will be happening in our parking lot TODAY, July 3, from 11AM - 3 PM

No appointment necessary. Learn more at www.covidtest.maryland.gov

The Library will be CLOSED Monday, July 5th: Independence Day Observed.
07/02/2021

The Library will be CLOSED Monday, July 5th: Independence Day Observed.

The Library will be CLOSED Monday, July 5th: Independence Day Observed.

FREE Covid-19 Testing will be happening in our parking lot TODAY, Friday July 2, from 2PM - 6PM.No appointment necessary...
07/02/2021

FREE Covid-19 Testing will be happening in our parking lot TODAY, Friday July 2, from 2PM - 6PM.

No appointment necessary. Learn more at www.covidtest.maryland.gov

FREE Covid-19 Testing will be happening in our parking lot TODAY, Friday July 2, from 2PM - 6PM.

No appointment necessary. Learn more at www.covidtest.maryland.gov

Which way do you like to spend the 4th of July?
07/02/2021

Which way do you like to spend the 4th of July?

Which way do you like to spend the 4th of July?

07/01/2021

Is your name here yet? If not, what are you waiting for? Summer Reading is in full swing and everyone is invited to participate! Sign up here:
https://hcplonline.org/srplanding.php
then stop in for a prize for kids birth through high school!

Throwback Thursday to HCPL being in one the local 4th of July parades! This picture is from our float in 2017. What's yo...
07/01/2021

Throwback Thursday to HCPL being in one the local 4th of July parades! This picture is from our float in 2017. What's your favorite part of 4th of July parades and celebrations? Share in the comments below!

See us in the Edgewood/Joppatowne parade again this Saturday and be sure to give us a wave 👋

Throwback Thursday to HCPL being in one the local 4th of July parades! This picture is from our float in 2017. What's your favorite part of 4th of July parades and celebrations? Share in the comments below!

See us in the Edgewood/Joppatowne parade again this Saturday and be sure to give us a wave 👋

FREE Covid-19 Testing will be happening in our parking lot Friday July 2 from 2 PM - 6 PM, AND Saturday July 3, from 11 ...
06/30/2021

FREE Covid-19 Testing will be happening in our parking lot Friday July 2 from 2 PM - 6 PM, AND Saturday July 3, from 11 AM - 3 PM.

No appointment necessary. Learn more at www.covidtest.maryland.gov

FREE Covid-19 Testing will be happening in our parking lot Friday July 2 from 2 PM - 6 PM, AND Saturday July 3, from 11 AM - 3 PM.

No appointment necessary. Learn more at www.covidtest.maryland.gov

Wednesday’s Question of the Day!!!!What are you most looking forward to for the 4th of July weekend???Tell us in the com...
06/30/2021

Wednesday’s Question of the Day!!!!

What are you most looking forward to for the 4th of July weekend???

Tell us in the comments below.

Wednesday’s Question of the Day!!!!

What are you most looking forward to for the 4th of July weekend???

Tell us in the comments below.

Have fun with this Wednesday story time."How to Find a Fox" by Nilah Magruder. Published by Feiwel and Friends and read ...
06/30/2021
Virtual Story Time: How to Find a Fox

Have fun with this Wednesday story time.
"How to Find a Fox" by Nilah Magruder. Published by Feiwel and Friends and read with permission from Macmillan.
@MacKidsBooks
https://youtu.be/ifLEHIZvf8I

"How to Find a Fox" by Nilah Magruder. Published by Feiwel and Friends and read with permission from Macmillan.

06/29/2021

Come in, it's hot outside!
#hcplmd #ilovelibraries

Sometimes, it's okay to judge a book by the cover....just look at these pretty covers in new Non-Fiction!
06/29/2021

Sometimes, it's okay to judge a book by the cover....just look at these pretty covers in new Non-Fiction!

Where are you heading this summer?  Tell us in the comments!Be prepared for anything that nature throws your way with th...
06/29/2021

Where are you heading this summer? Tell us in the comments!

Be prepared for anything that nature throws your way with this week's boredom busting book!. Check out this Lonely Planet Kids' Survival Guide: Practical Skills for Dangerous Situations https://bit.ly/3qERpV

Where are you heading this summer? Tell us in the comments!

Be prepared for anything that nature throws your way with this week's boredom busting book!. Check out this Lonely Planet Kids' Survival Guide: Practical Skills for Dangerous Situations https://bit.ly/3qERpV

Some NEW days and branches have been added to the HCPL Outdoor Story Time schedule! Visit one of our sister branches for...
06/28/2021

Some NEW days and branches have been added to the HCPL Outdoor Story Time schedule! Visit one of our sister branches for a fun, in-person event.

Bring a blanket and get ready for stories, music, movement, and fun! Please check branch social media pages for updated information regarding inclement weather updates.

Some NEW days and branches have been added to the HCPL Outdoor Story Time schedule! Visit one of our sister branches for a fun, in-person event.

Bring a blanket and get ready for stories, music, movement, and fun! Please check branch social media pages for updated information regarding inclement weather updates.

Meme Monday Time!We have so much more than books! Movies, board games, musical instruments, educational toys and kits, a...
06/28/2021

Meme Monday Time!

We have so much more than books! Movies, board games, musical instruments, educational toys and kits, and more! What's your favorite non-book item to get at the library? Share in the comments!

Meme Monday Time!

We have so much more than books! Movies, board games, musical instruments, educational toys and kits, and more! What's your favorite non-book item to get at the library? Share in the comments!

Here's just a preview of some of the new YA titles on order!  Be the first to request them and get them as soon as they ...
06/27/2021

Here's just a preview of some of the new YA titles on order! Be the first to request them and get them as soon as they hit our shelves 🏃

See summaries, more titles on order, and request them for yourself here: https://www.libraryaware.com/2301/NewsletterIssues/ViewIssue/40bc282b-f52e-4b58-a8f2-79ae7383e38b?postId=c6daafc0-e460-4dca-90a6-1d60a12a1d9f

Here's just a preview of some of the new YA titles on order! Be the first to request them and get them as soon as they hit our shelves 🏃

See summaries, more titles on order, and request them for yourself here: https://www.libraryaware.com/2301/NewsletterIssues/ViewIssue/40bc282b-f52e-4b58-a8f2-79ae7383e38b?postId=c6daafc0-e460-4dca-90a6-1d60a12a1d9f

Have you checked out HCPL Universe Virtual programs lately? There are a variety of virtual programs for all ages includi...
06/26/2021

Have you checked out HCPL Universe Virtual programs lately? There are a variety of virtual programs for all ages including virtual story times, book groups and presenters!

Visit https://hcplonline.org/virtualprograms.php to see the amazing array of virtual programs HCPL has to offer.

Have you checked out HCPL Universe Virtual programs lately? There are a variety of virtual programs for all ages including virtual story times, book groups and presenters!

Visit https://hcplonline.org/virtualprograms.php to see the amazing array of virtual programs HCPL has to offer.

We have SO MANY new books in our Youth section ( a great section for some late elementary to middle school readers). Her...
06/26/2021

We have SO MANY new books in our Youth section ( a great section for some late elementary to middle school readers). Here's just a couple that we're highlighting...stop on in and check out the rest!

Sign up for the Tails and Tales Summer Reading Adventure here: https://hcplonline.org/srplanding.phpand then come see us...
06/25/2021

Sign up for the Tails and Tales Summer Reading Adventure here: https://hcplonline.org/srplanding.php
and then come see us to pick up your registration prize. Prizes available for infants through 12th grade! All ages are invited to participate.

Sign up for the Tails and Tales Summer Reading Adventure here: https://hcplonline.org/srplanding.php
and then come see us to pick up your registration prize. Prizes available for infants through 12th grade! All ages are invited to participate.

Next Friday, July 2nd at 11:00 am,  join in a lively discussion on Cats vs. Dogs - Popular Pets & Their Devoted Owners. ...
06/25/2021

Next Friday, July 2nd at 11:00 am, join in a lively discussion on Cats vs. Dogs - Popular Pets & Their Devoted Owners. This discussion group, where you are encouraged to learn, explore and laugh, is geared for seniors, individuals living with memory loss, and their care partners.
Register today!
https://www.hcplonline.org/vp-booksandbeyond.php

Next Friday, July 2nd at 11:00 am, join in a lively discussion on Cats vs. Dogs - Popular Pets & Their Devoted Owners. This discussion group, where you are encouraged to learn, explore and laugh, is geared for seniors, individuals living with memory loss, and their care partners.
Register today!
https://www.hcplonline.org/vp-booksandbeyond.php

Friday story time fun.  "Strictly No Elephants" by by Lisa Mantchev and illustrated by Taeeun Yoo. Published by and read...
06/25/2021
Virtual Story Time: Elephants

Friday story time fun.
"Strictly No Elephants" by by Lisa Mantchev and illustrated by Taeeun Yoo. Published by and read with permission from Simon and Schuster.
@lisa.mantchev @SSEdLib
https://youtu.be/OWH_KYtClaw

"Strictly No Elephants" by Lisa Mantchev and illustrated by Taeeun Yoo. Published by and read with permission from Simon and Schuster.

It is cookout season.  Do you add watermelon or fruit salad to your plate?
06/25/2021

It is cookout season. Do you add watermelon or fruit salad to your plate?

It is cookout season. Do you add watermelon or fruit salad to your plate?

It's Harry Potter Book night! Celebrate Harry Potter Book Night with HCPL's resource hoopla! Check out the Hogwarts Libr...
06/24/2021

It's Harry Potter Book night! Celebrate Harry Potter Book Night with HCPL's resource hoopla!

Check out the Hogwarts Library Collection and enjoy your trip through the wizarding world: https://www.hoopladigital.com/collection/12796?utm_source=pardot&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=library-newsletter&utm_term=resource&utm_content=HP

It's Harry Potter Book night! Celebrate Harry Potter Book Night with HCPL's resource hoopla!

Check out the Hogwarts Library Collection and enjoy your trip through the wizarding world: https://www.hoopladigital.com/collection/12796?utm_source=pardot&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=library-newsletter&utm_term=resource&utm_content=HP

Throwback Thursday!The evolution of technology through the years has been CRAZY! What's the earliest cell phone or compu...
06/24/2021

Throwback Thursday!

The evolution of technology through the years has been CRAZY! What's the earliest cell phone or computer you remember having? Share with us in the comments below!

Throwback Thursday!

The evolution of technology through the years has been CRAZY! What's the earliest cell phone or computer you remember having? Share with us in the comments below!

Have you signed up yet for our Summer Reading Adventure Tails and Tales?  If not, come on in today or sign up online.  A...
06/23/2021

Have you signed up yet for our Summer Reading Adventure Tails and Tales? If not, come on in today or sign up online. Also checkout this great booklist to rev up your "to read" list.
https://www.libraryaware.com/2301/NewsletterIssues/ViewIssue/50fa4b99-03a1-46b8-b021-529d5ca997f5?postId=9ebf8a82-f880-4ce0-9e9a-91cfff72657e

Have you signed up yet for our Summer Reading Adventure Tails and Tales? If not, come on in today or sign up online. Also checkout this great booklist to rev up your "to read" list.
https://www.libraryaware.com/2301/NewsletterIssues/ViewIssue/50fa4b99-03a1-46b8-b021-529d5ca997f5?postId=9ebf8a82-f880-4ce0-9e9a-91cfff72657e

Wednesday's Question of the day....What's on your summer bucket list?? Share with us in the comments below!
06/23/2021

Wednesday's Question of the day....

What's on your summer bucket list?? Share with us in the comments below!

Wednesday's Question of the day....

What's on your summer bucket list?? Share with us in the comments below!

The Tails and Tales Summer Reading Adventure is in full swing at HCPL!  Is your name here yet?  If not, register here:  ...
06/22/2021

The Tails and Tales Summer Reading Adventure is in full swing at HCPL! Is your name here yet? If not, register here: https://hcplonline.org/srplanding.php and then swing by to pick up your registration prize. All ages can register, prizes for kids Birth through 12th grade!

Here's some newer graphic novels on our Y and YA shelves! Stop on in and get a new series to read...also check out if we...
06/22/2021

Here's some newer graphic novels on our Y and YA shelves! Stop on in and get a new series to read...also check out if we have the newest volume of your favorite series in.

Whatever the problem, you can fix it with Lego, right?  What do you build when you get the chance to play?  Tell us in t...
06/22/2021

Whatever the problem, you can fix it with Lego, right? What do you build when you get the chance to play? Tell us in the comments!

Check out this new boredom busting book, Lego Life Hacks, for more ideas to make those bricks work for you! https://bit.ly/3gJ7sOw

Whatever the problem, you can fix it with Lego, right? What do you build when you get the chance to play? Tell us in the comments!

Check out this new boredom busting book, Lego Life Hacks, for more ideas to make those bricks work for you! https://bit.ly/3gJ7sOw

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629 Edgewood Rd
Edgewood, MD
21040

Opening Hours

Monday 10am - 6pm
Tuesday 10am - 6pm
Wednesday 10am - 6pm
Thursday 10am - 6pm
Friday 10am - 6pm
Saturday 10am - 5pm

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(410) 612-1600

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The Edgewood Branch Library has been a strong presence in the community since 1962. In 2001, the newly renovated and expanded branch facility opened for business, providing a 16,500 square foot facility. This spacious facility offers drive–up window service, ample access to public computers, and a community meeting room with capacity for 125 people. The Branch offers programs for all ages, including book discussion groups held at the Edgewood Senior Center. Plan to attend our wide variety of programs and activities. The Edgewood Library's page promotes branch programs and services and supports the core purpose and goals of the library system. Keep an eye on posts for updates about library programs and services.

Visit our system website at hcplonline.org to view our catalog of materials, or give our library staff a call at 410-612-1600 during hours.

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Thank you Edgewood Library for providing grab and go crafts for the kids. Cousin time for the little ones was a great night 😁
Thankyou for the shirts for our summer program!! From Mason, Hailey and Travis!
Thank you for all you are doing! You are all wonderful.
Congratulations to all winners! We're especially proud of Niasiah from Edgewood High School who submitted her entry at the Edgewood Library.
Join Ballet Chesapeake for The Nutcracker story time and a performance this Saturday 11/3 at 10am! Dancers and listeners of all ages welcome!
FYI! Lots of Love Food Pantry hosted by Lord of Life Lutheran Church, 501 Sequioa Drive Edgewood across from Edgewood High school, will host a food giveaway. We are open the 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month from 4:30-5:30. BECAUSE OF THE 4TH OF JULY HOLIDAY, WE ARE OPENING THIS WEEK. IT IS "THE FIRST THURSDAY OF THE MONTH." Please join us! Share with those in need. Please like the Lots of Love Food Pantry page for more information. God bless. Please bring your Harford County ID
Looking for a night out?? We've got just the thing! American Legion Post 17 415 Edgewood Road Contact me to reserve your spot!
Julia Mae Green passed quietly yesterday at 12:01 pm surrounded by friends and a ton of family. Arrangements will be announced later today. She was a 35 year employee of Harford County Public Libraries.
✅Summer Reading program completed!! #BuildABetterWorld