Taneytown Branch

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Outside Large Meeting Room Kids Area Teens Area Circulation Desk, Main Entrance

10 Grand Drive
Taneytown, MD 21787

410.386.4510 v
410.386.4515 f

Branch Manager:
Jillian Dittrich
410.386.4510 x2328
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Events Calendar

Hours

Monday - Thursday, 9 AM - 8:45 PM and Friday - Saturday, 9 AM - 5 PM, Sunday 1 PM - 5 PM (October – April)

Upcoming Programs - Click to view programs for the next week.

Read with a Dog
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Saturday April 21, 2018
10:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 5 - 12
Come ready to read to a book-loving dog! Bring a favorite book, or use one of ours. Research shows that reading to animals can boost reading skills in children as well as help with emotional and social skills. From 10 AM - 12 PM.

DIY Seed Bombs
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Saturday April 21, 2018
11:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 13 - Adults
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Enjoy some spring gardening fun. Make some seed bombs to liven-up your yard. They can even be shared as gifts for that Earth Day enthusiast or for the upcoming Mother's Day holiday. All attendees need to register.

Book Art: Spring Flowers
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Tuesday April 24, 2018
6:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 15 - Adults
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Spring has sprung and flowers are blooming, so let's make some of our own out of book pages! Join us to make some book art celebrating the new season.

Drop-In Knitting
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Thursday April 26, 2018
6:30 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For Adults
Please join us to share your ideas, patterns, books, and projects. A great time to visit and work on your latest projects.


Directions - Local map

From 795 and Westminster

Take Route 140 west to Taneytown. On approaching Taneytown, bear to the right after entering the traffic circle. Turn left onto Grand Drive, at the first traffic light. The library is the first building on the right.

Services

Free Wi-Fi access, public Internet computers, children's learning games, copy machine, scan documents to email, public fax machine, book drop open 24/7, pay County tax bills.

Meeting rooms

Meeting rooms are available for public use Monday through Saturday and Sundays during October-April, excluding library-observed holidays. Meetings must be completed and the building cleared by 11:00 PM.

We have 2 meeting rooms available for public use:

Large Meeting Room - Capacity: 50
Small Meeting Room - Capacity: 8

Visit our Meeting Room page for more information and to place a meeting room reservation request.

Branch history

The Taneytown Community Library opened as a branch of the Carroll County Public Library on January 9, 1969 in a storefront building on Baltimore Street. Ground was broken for a full-service branch on April 18, 1988. The Taneytown Branch at 10 Grand Drive opened to the public in February, 1989.

The 2008 renovation to the branch included a 5,000 square foot expansion and interior improvements.