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.

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


Upcoming Events

BIG Game Day

BIG Game Day 2/21 3:30pm

After School Activities, Gaming

Play oversized board games and have big-time fun.

Mother Goose Baby Steps

Mother Goose Baby Steps 2/22 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 2/22 11:15am

Story Time

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Game On!

Game On! 2/23 6:30pm


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The Music of Sycamore Whitman

The Music of Sycamore Whitman 2/25 3pm

Live Music

Musical artist Sycamore Whitman sings ambient blues/folk/rock/jazz originals in French & English.

Recent Events

LEGO Challenge 2/18/2017

Poe Puppetry 2/16/2017

Preschool Leaps 2/15/2017

Press Play 2/14/2017

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

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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.

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