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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: Rear Window

Film: Rear Window 10/5 5:00pm


While watching his neighbors through the windows of the building next door, a wheelchair-bound photographer becomes convinced one of them has been murdered....

Preschool Leaps

Preschool Leaps 10/6 11:00am

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Wii Gaming

Wii Gaming 10/6 3:30pm

After School Activities, Gaming

Enjoy a variety of Nintendo Wii games.

One-on-One Job Seeker Appointments

One-on-One Job Seeker Appointments 10/7 3:00pm

Jobs and Careers

Get help with on-line applications, your resume, cover letters or other job-related tasks.

Baba Jamal Koram

Baba Jamal Koram 10/7 3:30pm

Imagination Celebration

Join us for the 2015 Imagination Celebration honoring the co-founder of the National Association of Black Storytellers, Inc. Mother Mary Carter Smith:...

Recent Events

Writing Workshops 10/3/2015

Recent Activity

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

Yaqar Moon

Yaqar 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

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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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