Pennsylvania Avenue Branch

exterior corner of the Pennsylvania Avenue Branch, after renovations

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

  • Wed, Mar 29, 6:00 p.m.
    Read and discuss The Help by Kathryn Stockett.
     
  • Mon, Apr 3, 5:00 p.m.
    The Joy Luck Club is made up of four women -- Suyuan, Lindo, Ying Ying, and An Mei. But when Suyuan dies,…
     
  • Sat, Apr 8, 12:00 p.m.
    Work with lawyers from Maryland Legal Aid to get records expunged. Call 443-451-2805 to schedule an …
     
  • Mon, Apr 10, 5:00 p.m.
    Tris must escape with Four and go beyond the wall enclosing Chicago. For the first time ever, they will…
     

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
  • 866-580-3191 (fax)