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Events Calendar

Events

November 18 - 24, 2017

Saturday, November 18

Baby Time Fun for Under One

Rhymes, songs, movement, and fun for non-walking babies under age one and their caregivers.

Fast Track to a Job: Tips & Tricks to Get Your Next Job

Attend this pratical workshop from Creative Career Chic. Create or improve your resume, job search, and interview skills with guidance from Natasha...

First Time Homebuyer's Workshop

Information about real estate agents, down payments, grant and loan programs for first time homebuyers. Presented by Belair Edison Neighborhoods, Inc.

National History Day 1-on-1 Coaching

Are you working on a National History Day research project? We can help! Call 410-396-5320 or email ssh@prattlibrary.org to make a FREE one-hour appointment...

Zumbini

A music and movement class created for infants, toddlers, preschoolers and their caregivers full of music, dance, and educational tools. Designed to let you...

Book Discussion

Read and discuss Death Comes for the Archbishop by Willa Cather.

Genealogy Circle Meeting

American Military Records: Who, When, What, Why and Where Tracing the life of an ancestor who served in the military can be challenging, but military...

Mindful Meditation

Join us for a guided meditation session led by Surya Allamraju. Please feel free to bring your own meditation mat.

Saturday Storytime

Read and sing! Move and groove! Join us for a weekend storytime full of books and songs.

Zumba Classes

Dance your way to fitness in these adult Zumba classes. The fitness program consists of short-dance and aerobic-exercise routines performed to popular salsa,...

Canton Theater Presents: Hugo

Martin Scorsese directed the story of a young orphan living in a train station in 1930s Paris who tries to repair a mechanical man built by his father. He...

Toddler Jumps

Books, rhymes, and bouncing balls. A storytime specially created for 2-year-olds and their caregivers.

Writers LIVE!:  Holly Lewis Maddux, I Wouldn't Have Changed a Thing

Who knew growing up in Baltimore in the early 1900s could be so much fun? In the recently published book, I Wouldn’t Have Changed a Thing, Roland Park, a...

Family Storytime

For families with children ages 2-5, this storytime combines interactive books, dancing, and our most fun activities. Come ready to move, laugh, and learn...

Reading Tails

Come read to a dog from Pets on Wheels. Choose any book, and make a new furry friend. Registration is suggested, but drop-ins are welcome. Book featured: How...

The Business of Publishing

Are you interested in the publishing world? Do you want tips and tricks on how to become a published author or how to self-publish? Have you considered...

Film: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

Vol. Two continues the team's adventures as they traverse the outer reaches of the cosmos. The Guardians must fight to keep their newfound family together as...

Herbs: Growing, Preserving and Cooking

Learn how to grow herbs in a container, preservation techniques, and cooking with herbs.

Jazz Whisperers

Enjoy the sweet sounds of the Jazz Whisperers who will also be taking requests.

Sunday, November 19

Friends of the Enoch Pratt Free Library Annual Meeting

Guest Speaker: Senator Barbara A. Robinson, who represents the 40th legislative district in the Maryland Senate. Sen. Robinson is a former chair of the...

Monday, November 20

Preschool Leaps

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Mother Goose Baby Steps

An interactive nursery rhyme program with music and movement. For children up to 36 months with their caregivers

Mother Goose Baby steps

An interactive nursery rhyme program with music and movement. For children up to 36 months with their caregivers

Mother Goose Baby Steps

An interactive nursery rhyme program with music and movement. For children up to 36 months with their caregivers

Nutrition Workshops

Learn about choosing and preparing nutritious and delicious meals. Explore tips and topics to assist you in making healthier food choices and being more...

Preschool Leaps

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Get Fit at Your Library: Line Dance Group

Workout to popular line dances, hip-hop, Caribbean and African rhythms. Wear comfortable shoes and clothing.

Preschool Leaps

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Preschool Leaps

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Knit Wits

A knitting circle for adults of all skill levels.

National History Day 1-on-1 Coaching

Are you working on a National History Day research project? We can help! Call 410-396-5320 or email ssh@prattlibrary.org to make a FREE one-hour appointment...

Anime Club

Join your friends to watch popular anime shows, and share your favorite shows with other teens.

Free Family Flick: Free Birds

Two turkeys travel back in time to the first Thanksgiving in order to change the traditional menu and save their kind from being served with a side of...

Maker Mondays

Create, explore, design and experiment, using elements of Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math.

Monday Movie: Fate of The Furious

With Dom and Letty married, Brian and Mia retired, and the rest of the crew exonerated, the globe-trotting team has found some semblance of a normal life....

Dine Like a King, Dine Like a Queen

Learn etiquette skills that could improve your professional development, Get tips for dining formally and informally. This program is presented by The...

Family Movie: Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs

An inventor and a weather-reporter intern try to discover why the sky is raining food instead of water in this adaptation of the children's book by Ron and...

Film: Arrival

When mysterious spacecraft touch down around the world, a team is brought together to investigate. As mankind teeters on the verge of global war, the team...

Microsoft Excel 2010

Learn to move around within the spreadsheet; select cells; add worksheets, rows and columns; resize and format cells; sort, insert headers and footers and...

Thanksgiving Crafts

Prepare for the holiday with Thanksgiving-themed craft time.

Zumbini

A music and movement class created for infants, toddlers, preschoolers and their caregivers full of music, dance, and educational tools. Designed to let you...

Game On!

Test your trivia prowess against the Light Street librarians.

Tuesday, November 21

Computer Classes for Homeschoolers

Classes for homeschooled students (Pre-K - 8th grades): Learn the basic components of the computer, develop writing skills using Microsoft Word. Use...

Introduction to Microsoft Office and Computer Basics

In this six-week series, four topics will be discussed: ABCs of the PC (Personal Computer) & Skill Builders’ Workshop; Introduction to Computers/Windows;...

Introduction to Microsoft Office and Computer Basics

In this six-week series, four topics will be discussed: ABCs of the PC (Personal Computer) & Skill Builders’ Workshop; Introduction to Computers/Windows;...

Preschool Leaps

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Yoga For Beginners

Come to the library for an hour of relaxing and stress-reducing exercise presented by Surya Allamraju of Sunshine Yoga.

Lawyer in the Library

Lawyers from Maryland Legal Aid provide one-on-one legal services.

Spanish for Seniors

Impress your friends with your ability to use conversational words and phrases in Spanish. We will practice pronunciation and learn some grammar. We might...

Yoga for a Stress-Free Holiday Season

Learn how to use yoga for breathing, posture and meditation techniques to manage stressful situations. Presented by Dr. Nicole Brossard of TGC Consulting,...

iMobile: Tech for Adults and Seniors

Get hands-on experience with 3D printing, laptops, tablets, eReaders, eBooks, and databases. Bring your own personal device or practice with ours. Space is...

Cinematic Chess

Chess doesn't have to be a quiet solemn affair. Come play a game while a chess-themed movie plays on the screen. We'll have big pieces and table boards.

Free-For-All Activities

What is there to do at a Free For All? Hang out, be with your friends, play a game, invent a game, take a risk, sing a song, chill, make something, play...

Preschool Leaps

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers

Wide Angle Youth Media Workshop

Through media arts education, Wide Angle Youth Media cultivates and amplifies the voices of Baltimore youth to engage audiences across generational,...

Arty Party

Explore the use of different art supplies and techniques each week.

Thankful Feathers

Come listen to a story about being thankful. Then, write or draw what you are thankful for on a paper feather and add it to the tail of our Turkey!

 Minecraft

Bring your computer gaming and engineering skills and play Minecraft with your friends.

Anime Club

Meet up with other teens to talk about anime and manga, try your hand at manga art projects, and enjoy episodes of different anime series.

Comic Book Club

Discuss your favorite comics and anime books with other teens. Snacks provided

Sit 'n' Stitch at the Library

Melissa Salzman from Lovelyarns hosts a monthly Sit 'n' Stitch. Bring your knitting, and meet your new fun fiber friends in the Fine Arts Department of the...

Get Fit at Your Library

Work out to popular line dances, hip-hop, Caribbean and African rhythms. Wear comfortable shoes and clothing.

#Popscope Public Astronomy Night

#Popscope is an urban movement that aims to reconnect diverse communities to the night sky and to each other by hosting free, “pop-up” telescope astronomy...

Crafty Tuesdays: We're Knitting It Up

Join us for a grown-up craft project. We're knitting wash cloths. Pamper yourself or someone else.

Workplace Readiness Workshop

Open, create, format, and save documents. Use the spelling and grammar feature, create bulleted and numbered lists, cut and copy selected text, change text...

Wednesday, November 22

Mother Goose Baby Steps

An interactive nursery rhyme program with music and movement. For children up to 36 months with their caregivers.

Mother Goose Baby Steps

An interactive nursery rhyme program with music and movement. For children up to 36 months with their caregivers.

Preschool Leaps

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Mother Goose Baby Steps

An interactive nursery rhyme program with music and movement. For children up to 36 months with their caregivers.

Mother Goose Baby Steps

An interactive nursery rhyme program with music and movement. For children up to 36 months with their caregivers.

Toddler Jumps

Books, rhymes, and bouncing balls. A storytime specially created for 2-year-olds and their caregivers.

Toddler Jumps

Books, rhymes, and bouncing balls. A storytime specially created for 2-year-olds and their caregivers.

Preschool Leaps

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Preschool Leaps

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Preschool Leaps

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Mother Goose Baby Steps

An interactive nursery rhyme program with music and movement. For children up to 36 months with their caregivers.

Preschool Leaps

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Sit And Keep Healthy

Learn how you can tone and strengthen your body through a variety of sitting exercises.

Art Afterschool with The Walters Art Museum

Join The Walters Art Museum for fun and educational art-making. Each program includes a creative hands-on activity and covers a distinct topic, like...

Be Thankful

Celebrate the things you're thankful for with a story and a craft.

Built By Imagination

Lego Classic, Lego Duplo, Bristle Blocks and your imagination.

Listen, Talk, and Munch

Come listen to a story, and then talk about it - all while enjoying a tasty snack.

Take me to Space!

Jump to Jupiter while learning about distances and sizes in our solar system.

Friday, November 24

Mother Goose Baby Steps

An interactive nursery rhyme program with music and movement. For children up to 36 months with their caregivers.

Mother Goose Baby Steps

An interactive nursery rhyme program with music and movement. For children up to 36 months with their caregivers.

LEGOvans Fridays

Bring your imagination and create with LEGOS. Build something big, something small, something new or something tall.

November 18 - 24, 2017

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