Pennsylvania Avenue Branch

Young Adult (teens) area at the Pennsylvania Avenue Branch with bookshelves, chairs and tables

The Pennsylvania Avenue Branch is located at the intersection of Pennsylvania Avenue and North Avenue in West Baltimore's 7th Councilmatic district. The branch opened its doors in 1953.

Upcoming Events at Pennsylvania Avenue Branch

  • Mon, Aug 29, 5:00 p.m.
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  • Tue, Aug 30, 3:00 p.m.
    For teen girls: are you interested in being a fashionista at work and knowing how to prepare for the…
     
  • Wed, Aug 31, 5:00 p.m.
    Venture into the world of 3D printing techniques, designs, and curiosities.
     
  • Sat, Sep 3, 12:00 p.m.
    Join us for a relaxing session of coloring. Light refreshments will be served. 
     

Features and Services

  • Public computers with Internet access
  • A computer with children's programs and games
  • Large collection of manga and graphic novels
  • Wide variety of programs and activities for all ages
  • Computer printers - 5 free prints per day
  • Computers available for employment searching
  • On-street and metered parking
  • Free wireless Internet access
  • Color photocopying available
  • Pratt eLibrary Station to browse eBook collection
  • Fax24 public faxing service available
  • Meeting room available for community groups, 125 person capacity
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Hours

Mon:12:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Tue:10:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Wed:12:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Thu:10:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Fri:12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Sat:10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Sun:closed
Holiday closings schedule

Visit Us

Pennsylvania Avenue Branch
1531 W. North Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21217

Contact Us

  • 410-396-0399
  • 410-396-0025 (fax)