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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Phone

410-396-0399

Hours

Mon & Wed 12-8 / Tues & Thurs 10-5:30 / Fri 12-5 / Sat 10-5

Website

prattlibrary.org

Upcoming Events

Preschool Leaps

Preschool Leaps 12/6 11am

Story Time

Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers.

Lawyer in the Library: One-on-One Consultations

Lawyer in the Library: One-on-One Consultations 12/6 1pm

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

The Snowy Day Book Read and Craft

The Snowy Day Book Read and Craft 12/6 3:30pm

Arts and Crafts

Enjoy The Snowy Day by Ezra Jack Keats and make a craft with snow paint.

Celebrate Kwanzaa

Celebrate Kwanzaa 12/7 1pm

Charles Dugger presents the principles of Kwanzaa.

Anime and Beyond

Anime and Beyond 12/7 5pm

After School Activities

Watch Anime on the big screen. Discuss manga and graphic novels. Enjoy drawing characters and scenes.

Recent Events

Film: Rebecca 12/5/2016

Wii Gaming 12/1/2016

Recent Activity

Kimberly Klacik

Kimberly Klacik posted a photo 6/3/2016

Special guest Mrs. DC America 2016 will be joining the fun! Special guest Mrs. DC America 2016 will be joining the fun!

Kimberly Klacik

Kimberly Klacik posted a photo 5/24/2016

Martha Edgerton

Martha Edgerton left a positive review 12/12/2015

Another great group of creative women, all novice at bookmaking with wonderful results. They made books with secret compartments to hold jewelry, money, person messages, and more. Thank you for your participation and thanks to Pratt for making this class possible.

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

Netert-Ah Yaahahka

Netert-Ah Yaahahka 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

Pennsylvania Avenue Branch

Pennsylvania Avenue Branch posted a photo 11/27/2013

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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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