Pennsylvania Avenue Branch

1531 W. North Avenue Baltimore, MD 21217

The Pennsylvania Avenue Branch is located in West Baltimore at the intersection of Pennsylvania and North Avenues. Serving the Penn North, Reservior Hill, Druid Hill, Upton, Historic Auchentoroly Terrace, and Bolton Hill communities. The branch opened its doors in 1953 and underwent a major renovation in 2012.

This location is wheelchair accessible.

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


Upcoming Events

Film: Freedom Writers

Film: Freedom Writers 2/8 5:00pm


A true story that draws heavily from the published journals of the real students themselves, about a teacher in a racially divided school who gives her...

Introduction to Microsoft Office, Computer Basics and Google Documents (Docs) and Calendar.

Introduction to Microsoft Office, Computer... 2/8 5:30pm

Computer Classes

Course content: In this six-session series (Mondays & Wednesdays), four topics will be discussed: Skill Builders’ Workshop, Introduction to Microsoft Word -...

Preschool Leaps

Preschool Leaps 2/9 11:00am

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Lawyer in the Library: One-on-One Consultations

Lawyer in the Library: One-on-One Consultations 2/9 1:00pm

Lawyers from Maryland Legal Aid give one-on-one legal advice.

Wii Gaming

Wii Gaming 2/9 4:00pm

After School Activities, Gaming

Enjoy a variety of Nintendo Wii games.

Recent Events

Recent Activity

Martha Edgerton

Martha Edgerton left a positive review 12/12/2015

Another great group of creative women, all novice at bookmaking with wonderful results. They made books with secret compartments to hold jewelry, money, person messages, and more. Thank you for your participation and thanks to Pratt for making this class possible.

monique speed

monique speed left a positive review 8/17/2015

I enjoy my classes with Ms. Linda. She has been very helpful and patience with her students.

Stephen George

Stephen George left a review 8/17/2015

Good class instructor very helpful.

monique speed

monique speed left a review 8/10/2015

Unfortunately I didn't make the class but I was at a class last week and it was wonderful

Yaqara Moon

Yaqara Moon left a positive review 4/25/2015

The workshop was excellent and very informative. Mr. Matthews was very knowledgeable and insightful. I hope this workshop is continuous.

Gregory Patterson

Gregory Patterson left a positive review 4/26/2014

Very helpful and informative

Pennsylvania Avenue Branch

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Getting Here

    Parking Information

  • Street parking is available. Buses: 7, 13, 21, 54, 91. Metro Subway: Penn-North station.

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