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Events Calendar

Adults Events

January 28 - February 3, 2019

Monday, January 28

Lawyer in the Library

Lawyers from Maryland Legal Aid provide one-on-one legal services. Types of issues include: bankruptcy, child custody, divorce, expungement, foreclosure,...

Monday Yarns

Join us for knitting, crocheting, and conversation.

Hour of Code

The Hour of Code is a one-hour coding challenge to give you a fun first introduction to computer science Class Prerequisite – None. No classes will be...

Yoga for Everyone

Deep breathing, relaxation, basic yoga poses and stretching -- these mixed level classes are open to those brand new to yoga. Bring your own yoga mat....

Northwood Chess Masters

Learn how to play chess or challenge a friend. All ages and skill levels welcome.

CANCELLED Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2

The viewing of Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2 has been cancelled. Set to the all-new sonic backdrop of Awesome Mixtape #2, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2...

Monday Movie: The Spy Who Dumped Me

When a woman discovers her ex is a spy, she and her friend are thrown into the world of espionage. Runtime 116 minutes Cast Mila Kunis, Kate McKinnon,...

Quit Smoking @ the Pratt: Smoking Cessation Information Session

Letta Grant of Baltimore City Heath Department's Office of Chronic Disease Prevention will share how to quit smoking and provide assistance to begin your...

Career Building Clinic: Resume Writing/Job Search

Create basic resumes and cover letters using online resources. Access current job postings and search popular employment web sites. A flash drive or an...

Google Docs & Calendar

Documents and Calendar - Learn how to create basic documents in Google Docs. Create calendars, practice using calendar features and share events...

Google Series

Documents and Calendar - Learn how to create basic documents in Google Docs. Create calendars, practice using calendar features and share events...

Hamilton Book Club

Read and discuss An American Marriage by Tayari Jones.

Light Street Writers Exchange

A read and critique group for writers with interest in all forms of writing: poetry, novel, short story, creative nonfiction. Writers of any ability are...

Needles and Hooks

Do you enjoy needle knitting, loom knitting, or crochet? Bring in your supplies to work on group projects while socializing with other yarn artists. Feel...

Yoga for Everyone

Deep breathing, relaxation, basic yoga poses and stretching—these mixed level classes are open to those brand new to yoga. Bring your own yoga mat. Presented...

Tuesday, January 29

Blind Date With A Book

Will you find your match? You'll have to read it to find out! Open to all ages. Kids will have a "playdate" with a book.

Introduction to Microsoft Excel 2010

A two-part class. Learn to move around within the spreadsheet; select cells; add worksheets, rows and columns; resize and format cells; sort, insert headers...

Yoga For Beginners

Come to the library for an hour of relaxation and stress-reducing exericse presented by Surya Allamraju of Sunshine Yoga. Please wear comfortable clothing,...

 Lawyer in the Library

Lawyers from Maryland Legal Aid provide one-on-one legal services. Types of issues include: bankruptcy, child custody, divorce, expungement, removing...

Homeschool Family Meet-Up

Meet and mingle with other local homeschooling families over a small craft and refreshments.

Learn Loom Knitting

Loom knitting is a fun, versatile way to get into knitting. Bring your loom and yarn and learn basic stitches, patterns, tips and techniques, or come in to...

CANCELLED Writers LIVE: Tony Gaskins, Make It Work

Due to inclement weather, Tony Gaskins's event is cancelled. Presented in collaboration with MahoganyBooks. Practical and accessible, and delivered in the...

Wednesday, January 30

Blind Date With A Book

Will you find your match? You'll have to read it to find out! Open to all ages. Kids will have a "playdate" with a book.

Senior Connect

One-on-one help for seniors with any and all basic technology questions. Learn about email and social media and how to connect devices to a network,...

Introduction to Computer and Windows

Mouse, keyboarding and basic computer skills will be taught in this four week series. Class prerequisite - An e-mail account is required. Registration...

Sit-N-Keep Healthy

Learn how you can tone and strengthen your body through a variety of exercises led by Surya Allamraju.

Digital Drop-In

The Digital Drop-In Clinic is open for any and all basic technology questions, where we'll do our best to assist you in a relaxed, low-stress...

How to Start and Maintain a NonProfit

Presenter: Shana Roth-Gormley, Pro Bono Coordinator Community Law Center Who should attend? Community leaders who are currently members of – or plan to...

Introduction to Microsoft Excel

A two-part class. Learn to move around within the spreadsheet; select cells; add worksheets, rows and columns; resize and format cells; sort, insert headers...

Film: Night School (2018)

Synopsis A group of adult misfits attend night school to finally complete their high school education and obtain their GED diploma. Comedic tension builds...

Film: Night School (2018)

Synopsis A group of adult misfits attend night school to finally complete their high school education and obtain their GED diploma. Comedic tension builds...

Yoga for Everyone

Deep breathing, relaxation, basic yoga poses and stretching--these mixed level classes are open to those brand new to yoga. Bring your own yoga mat....

Jamercise

An exercise program of dance to hot new music. Call 410-396-1168 to register.

Quit Smoking @ the Pratt: Smoking Cessation Information Session

Letta Grant of Baltimore City Heath Department's Office of Chronic Disease Prevention will share how to quit smoking and provide assistance to begin your...

Career Building Clinic: Resume Writing/Job Search

Create basic resumes and cover letters using online resources. Access current job postings and search popular employment web sites. A flash drive or an...

Writers LIVE: Christianna McCausland, The Orchard Lover

Each year Alden Forth takes a lover, only to let him go after a few short weeks. That is until the summer she finds her simple way of life threatened as her...

Thursday, January 31

Blind Date With A Book

Will you find your match? You'll have to read it to find out! Open to all ages. Kids will have a "playdate" with a book.

E-Portfolio (Electronic Portfolio)

Create and showcase an online digital display of your skills, abilities, and achievements to prospective employers or school administrators. Include a PDF...

Mindful Meditation

A guided meditation session led by Surya Allamraju. Please bring a meditation mat.

Jamercise Advanced

Intense cardio, metabolic, and lateral training exercise, using dance moves and strength training.

Career Building Clinic: Resume Writing/Job Search

Create basic resumes and cover letters using online resources. Access current job postings and search popular employment web sites. A flash drive or an...

Introduction to Microsoft Excel 2010

A two-part class. Learn to move around within the spreadsheet; select cells; add worksheets, rows and columns; resize and format cells; sort, insert headers...

Workplace Readiness Workshop

Word 2010 - Open, create, format, and save documents. Use the spelling and grammar feature, create bulleted and numbered list, cut and copy selected text,...

Successful Budgeting Tips

Learn about setting SMART financial goals, and how to create and maintain a spending plan (or budget) in order to achieve these goals. Presented by CASH...

Yoga for Everyone

Deep breathing, relaxation, basic yoga poses and stretching—these mixed level classes are open to those brand new to yoga. Bring your own yoga mat. Presented...

Yoga for Everyone

Deep breathing, relaxation, basic yoga poses and stretching -- these mixed level classes are open to those brand new to yoga. Bring your own yoga mat....

Book Discussion

Read and discuss Small Great Things by Jodi Picoult.

Writers LIVE: David Taylor, Cork Wars: Intrigue and Industry in World War II

Cork Wars is a history involving World War II, immigration and cork. It’s a story about how cork—from cork oak forests around the Mediterranean—was a big...

Cozy Cocktail Trends

Bookmaker's Beverage Director Dan Braganca discusses 2019 cocktail trends.

Friday, February 1

Blind Date With A Book

Will you find your match? You'll have to read it to find out! Open to all ages. Kids will have a "playdate" with a book.

SeniorTec Computer Basics

You are never too old to learn. Join us for a fun-filled adventure as we discover the world of the computer. Learn basic mouse and keyboard skills, create...

Yoga For Beginners

Come to the library for an hour of relaxation and stress-reducing exercise presented by Surya Allamraju of Sunshine Yoga. Please wear comfortable clothing...

Yoga for Everyone

Deep breathing, relaxation, basic yoga poses and stretching -- these mixed level classes are open to those brand new to yoga. Bring your own yoga mat....

CANCELLED Baltimore School for the Arts Musical Performance

This program is cancelled due to early school closure. Baltimore School for the Arts presents an exciting afternoon full of music.

Saturday, February 2

Blind Date With A Book

Will you find your match? You'll have to read it to find out! Open to all ages. Kids will have a "playdate" with a book.

Booklovers' Breakfast featuring James Forman, Jr.

Former public defender James Forman, Jr. is a leading critic of mass incarceration and its disproportionate impact on people of color. Since 2011, Forman has...

Coffee Talk

Read any good books lately? We provide the coffee, you provide the talk.

Chair Yoga

Presented by Surya Allamraju of Sunshine Yoga.

Fast Track to a Job: Resume Revamp

Create or revamp your resume with Natasha OrtizFortiez of Creative Career Chic

Film & Discussion: Black Klansman

Ron Stallworth, an African-American detective sets out to infiltrate the Colorado chapter of the Ku Klux Klan with the help of his Jewish colleague. In the...

Saturday at the Cinema: Black KkKlansman

Ron Stallworth, an African American police officer from Colorado Springs, CO, successfully manages to infiltrate the local Ku Klux Klan branch with the help...

Lawyer in the Library

Lawyers from Maryland Legal Aid provide one-on-one legal services. Types of issues include: bankruptcy, child custody, divorce, expungement, removing...

Baltimore, Prohibition, and the Roaring Twenties

In an era of change, few cities in the 1920s changed more than Baltimore. From a mercantile trading based community, Baltimore became an industrial...

Crochet and Knit in the Library

Experience some creative fun through knitting and crocheting. For experts and beginners alike.

Sit-N-Stitch

Come to the library to enjoy some conversation and complete that knitting or crocheting project you're working on.

An Afternoon with Charlie Wilhelm & Joan Jacobson, Wised Up

Wised Up is the confessional memoir of career criminal Charlie Wilhelm who turned FBI informant to expose organized crime in Baltimore. Charlie ended his...

Today's Tech: Baltimore City 311 App

Baltimore City residents who wish to request City services have the option to use the 311 app. Come learn about the recently-upgraded app, and how to submit...

Sunday, February 3

Blind Date With A Book

Will you find your match? You'll have to read it to find out! Open to all ages. Kids will have a "playdate" with a book.

 Writers’ Roundtable

Read and critique writing of all forms: poetry, fiction, short story, creative nonfiction, and graphic novels. Writers of all levels are welcome to exchange...

January 28 - February 3, 2019

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