Light Street Branch

1251 Light Street, Baltimore, MD 21230

Located in the heart of Federal Hill just blocks from the Cross Street Market, the Light Street Branch serves South Baltimore communities including Federal Hill, Locust Point, Otterbein, and Sharp-Leadenhall.

This location is wheelchair accessible, with the exception of the meeting room and restrooms.

Accessibility icon




Mon & Thurs 12-8 / Tues & Wed 10-5:30 / Fri Closed / Sat 10-5


Upcoming Events

Knit Wits

Knit Wits 4/24 1:30pm

Arts and Crafts

An adult knitting circle for all skill levels.

Writers Read: A Celebration of Writing

Writers Read: A Celebration of Writing 4/24 6pm

Join members of the Light Street Writers' Exchange as they read original works of poetry, fiction and non-fiction they've created over the past 12 months.

Invent This

Invent This 4/25 3:30pm

After School Activities

A fun, hands-on invention experience for tweens & teens.

Mother Goose Baby Steps

Mother Goose Baby Steps 4/26 10:15am

Story Time

An interactive nursery rhyme program with music and movement. For children up to 36 months with their caregivers.

Preschool Leaps

Preschool Leaps 4/26 11:15am

Story Time

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Recent Events

Game On! 4/20/2017

Preschool Leaps 4/19/2017

Preschool Leaps 4/12/2017

Recent Activity


Julie left a positive review 1/7/2017

My son loved reading to Ali (I think that was her name). Thank you for offering this event on a cold "snowy" day.

Tracy manns

Tracy manns left a positive review 9/14/2016

Loved it!

Light Street Branch

Light Street Branch posted a photo 11/27/2013

Followers 28 people

Getting Here

    Parking Information

  • Street parking is available. Buses: 1, 64. Light Rail: Hamburg Street stop. Metro Subway: Charles Center station. Circulator Purple Route (free!) stops #324 or 326.

Suggest a Program

More from Pratt

Compass Jan-Feb 2017 masthead

Download Compass, the printed news and events calendar:

featuring highlights of the month ahead.

podcasts icon small Rspace
Listen to Podcasts