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Events

August 6 - 12, 2020

Thursday, August 6

Baltimore Backyard BINGO

Turtles and butterflies. Aphids and roses. Moles and...a Squash Vine Borer? Join us in tracking the wildlife in our yards and neighborhoods this...

Virtual Event
Year of the Woman Exhibit

What was Maryland’s role in the Suffrage Movement? Who were the African American activists at the heart of the struggle? What were some of the strategies of...

Creative Process

Let's tackle the design process together. Do you want to be a designer but don't know where to start then join the Pratt Teen center as we explore the design...

10am
Virtual Event
Imagine Your Story : Teen Virtual Summer Camps!

*DUE TO COVID-19, Our Teen Summer Programs will be Online Only* Although the Summer Challenge dates are June 17 - August 12, 2020, some programs run outside...

10am
Virtual Event
Pratt Teens on Discord!

Young Adult Services proudly presents a virtual space JUST FOR TEENS! If you are a teen and want to connect with other teens, come on over to Pratt Teens...

10am
Virtual Event
Storytelling with the Modell Lyric!

Do you like storytelling? Join the education staff of the Modell Lyric this summer for a biweekly storytelling workshop class that will run for 5 weeks....

10am
Virtual Event
computer keyboard hands

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. Skype - allows you to create great things with your workgroup, share a story, or celebrate a birthday...

10:30am
Virtual Event
story time, librarian and children

Join us for a virtual storytime featuring stories, songs, and fun! Register via Zoom to receive login details: ...

11am
Virtual Event
Gmail Basics

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. Learn to compose, send and retrieve messages, and send attachments. Create, delete, and move messages...

12pm
Virtual Event
searching girl with magnifying glass

Learn how to make your own bubbles at home using simple materials. Recommended for ages 2-5 with adult supervision. Materials needed: pipe cleaners,...

1pm
Virtual Event
Introduction to Microsoft Excel 2016 - Part 1

This class will review all the basic functions needed prior to taking Advance Excel. So whether you want to learn Excel or just refresh what you learned...

1:30pm
Virtual Event
Art With a Heart

Now Meeting Online! Maker Foundations is a robust, 14-week technology curriculum that introduces graphic design, game development, 3D printing/digital...

2pm
Virtual Event
Researching the History of a House

Just because a house isn’t a famous landmark, doesn’t mean it doesn’t have a rich history. Researching the history of a house can be as time consuming as...

2pm
Virtual Event
Imagine Your Story with Media Rhythm Institute's Online Summer Camps

The Media Rhythm Institute (“MRI”) is a collective of youth arts programs that provide youth the opportunity to explore their passions and strengthen their...

3pm
Virtual Event
Introduction to Microsoft Excel 2016 - Part 2

Online Class Sessions - Email registration requiredLearn your way around the Excel 2016 spreadsheet. The discussion will include select, format cells,...

3pm
Virtual Event
writing signing paperwork forms

This program will take place on Google Meet. Use the following info to get to the meeting. You are not required to have a google account or even a computer...

6:30pm
Virtual Event

Friday, August 7

Baltimore Backyard BINGO

Turtles and butterflies. Aphids and roses. Moles and...a Squash Vine Borer? Join us in tracking the wildlife in our yards and neighborhoods this...

Virtual Event
Year of the Woman Exhibit

What was Maryland’s role in the Suffrage Movement? Who were the African American activists at the heart of the struggle? What were some of the strategies of...

Imagine Your Story : Teen Virtual Summer Camps!

*DUE TO COVID-19, Our Teen Summer Programs will be Online Only* Although the Summer Challenge dates are June 17 - August 12, 2020, some programs run outside...

10am
Virtual Event
Pratt Teens on Discord!

Young Adult Services proudly presents a virtual space JUST FOR TEENS! If you are a teen and want to connect with other teens, come on over to Pratt Teens...

10am
Virtual Event
Creating Brochures in Microsoft Word 2016

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. In this workshop learners will design a six-section brochure using a template. Click a date below to...

10:30am
Virtual Event
Sizzlin' Summer Fun with Pam the Kindersinger

Join Pam and her puppet pal Rascal for songs, dancing, rhymes, and lots of interactive fun.

11am
Virtual Event
Tech Chat with Lo Smith

Enoch Pratt's Digital Equity Coordinator is here for you! Each week, Lo will share some of their digital expertise, from different ways to stay in contact,...

12pm
Virtual Event
Creating Flyers in Microsoft Word 2016

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required In this workshop learners will design a flier advertising an event and details of the event. Click a...

12:30pm
Virtual Event
Film Fridays with Tom & Gillian

Film Fridays with Tom & Gillian provides a virtual community space facilitated by Enoch Pratt librarians to gather and discuss chosen films. All the titles...

2pm
Virtual Event
Introduction to Microsoft Word 2016 - Part 1

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. 2-Part Series. Create, open, format, and save documents in this basic word processing class. Learn to...

2pm
Virtual Event
Introduction to Microsoft Word 2016 - Part 2

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. Create, open, format, and save documents in this basic word processing class. Learn to use the spelling...

3:30pm
Virtual Event
creative art abstract painting watercolor

Make your own puppet and puppet theater. Then, imagine your story! Materials needed for puppet: socks, buttons, yarn, scraps of material, markers, scissors,...

4pm
Virtual Event

Saturday, August 8

Baltimore Backyard BINGO

Turtles and butterflies. Aphids and roses. Moles and...a Squash Vine Borer? Join us in tracking the wildlife in our yards and neighborhoods this...

Virtual Event
Imagine Your Story : Teen Virtual Summer Camps!

*DUE TO COVID-19, Our Teen Summer Programs will be Online Only* Although the Summer Challenge dates are June 17 - August 12, 2020, some programs run outside...

Virtual Event
Year of the Woman Exhibit

What was Maryland’s role in the Suffrage Movement? Who were the African American activists at the heart of the struggle? What were some of the strategies of...

Pratt Teens on Discord!

Young Adult Services proudly presents a virtual space JUST FOR TEENS! If you are a teen and want to connect with other teens, come on over to Pratt Teens...

10am
Virtual Event
Maryland on Vacation: Unwinding in the Free State, 1870-1952

Vacation plans on hold? Take this virtual vacation through Maryland history and learn how previous generations of Marylanders spent their summers. From the...

10:30am
Virtual Event
Poetry Online Discussion of Jericho Brown

Join us for a discussion of the poetry of Jericho Brown, who won the 2020 Pulitzer Prize in Poetry for The Tradition. We hope to discuss some of the...

11am
Virtual Event
D&D Office Hours

Do you have a burning question about Dungeons & Dragons, the tabletop role-playing game? Do you wanna know how many goblins your character can take on? Is...

12:30pm
Virtual Event
Role Playing Group- Dungeons and Dragons

Join in the fun with a campaign focusing on Dungeons and Dragons led by Mica Fetz.

The Department of Sensitive Crimes

Read and discuss The Department of Sensitive Crimes by Alexander McCall Smith.

2pm
Virtual Event
Get Into the Groove: A Story of Hip Hop with A Squared

"Get Into the Groove: A Story of Hip Hop" is a performance that takes the audience on an immersive journey through the 4 main elements of Hip Hop:...

2pm
Virtual Event
Herring Run Book Discussion Group

Please join us this month for a virtual discussion of The Department of Sensitive Crimes by Alexander McCall Smith. Hosted by Anne Calhoun, Adult Services ...

2pm
Virtual Event
We Slay Book Club

We will read and discuss The Boy in the Black Suit by Jason Reynolds. Matt wears a black suit every day. No, not because his mom died—although she did, and...

2pm
Virtual Event

Sunday, August 9

Baltimore Backyard BINGO

Turtles and butterflies. Aphids and roses. Moles and...a Squash Vine Borer? Join us in tracking the wildlife in our yards and neighborhoods this...

Virtual Event
Year of the Woman Exhibit

What was Maryland’s role in the Suffrage Movement? Who were the African American activists at the heart of the struggle? What were some of the strategies of...

Monday, August 10

Baltimore Backyard BINGO

Turtles and butterflies. Aphids and roses. Moles and...a Squash Vine Borer? Join us in tracking the wildlife in our yards and neighborhoods this...

Virtual Event
Year of the Woman Exhibit

What was Maryland’s role in the Suffrage Movement? Who were the African American activists at the heart of the struggle? What were some of the strategies of...

Creative Process

Let's tackle the design process together. Do you want to be a designer but don't know where to start then join the Pratt Teen center as we explore the design...

10am
Virtual Event
Imagine Your Story : Teen Virtual Summer Camps!

*DUE TO COVID-19, Our Teen Summer Programs will be Online Only* Although the Summer Challenge dates are June 17 - August 12, 2020, some programs run outside...

10am
Virtual Event
Pratt Teens on Discord!

Young Adult Services proudly presents a virtual space JUST FOR TEENS! If you are a teen and want to connect with other teens, come on over to Pratt Teens...

10am
Virtual Event
computer keyboard hands

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. Develop mouse skills and become acquainted with basic computer functions. Learn the functions and use of...

10am
Virtual Event
story time, librarian and children

Join us for a virtual storytime featuring stories, songs, and fun! Register via Zoom to receive login details: ...

11am
Virtual Event
Gmail Basics

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. Click a date below to register: Mondays and Tuesdays, 11:30am - 12:30pm. July 6| July 7| July...

11:30am
Virtual Event
Imagining Our Stories Through the Arts

Enoch Pratt and Leaders of Tomorrow Youth Center (LTYC) presents "Imagining our Stories Through the Arts! Participants will go on a journey through the world...

12pm
Virtual Event
Introduction to Google Docs

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. Learn how to create basic word documents using Google Docs. Click a date below to register: Mondays,...

1pm
Virtual Event
Virtual Yarn Circle

Let's get together and talk about all things knitting and crocheting! Anyone is welcome to bring a skein and work on a project while we chat.

1pm
Virtual Event
Manga Drawing Lessons - Live!

Join your YA librarians as we draw and discuss your favorite manga and anime characters, live on Discord! Follow this link to register for the Pratt Library...

2pm
Virtual Event
Introduction to Google Calendar

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. . Create calendars, practice using calendar features, and share events online. Click a date below to...

2:30pm
Virtual Event
Filmmakers Club

Let's collaborate virtually to create a short film using technology we have at home! This program is for teens in grades 5 through 12. There will be two...

3pm
Virtual Event
Teen Playwriting with the Modell Lyric!

Have you always dreamed of writing a play? This summer join us virtually at the Pratt as we partner with the education staff of the Modell Lyric for a...

3pm
Virtual Event
Introduction to Zoom

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. Learn how to Join meetings, host and schedule meetings, and screen share. Download of the Zoom App is...

4pm
Virtual Event
STEM Story and Sensory Bottles

Discover viscosity with Miss Ryan with a STEM story and sensory bottle craft.

4pm
Virtual Event
chess game strategy

All skill levels are welcome to learn and to play chess.

Bubble Magician Meadow Perry

Meadow Perry is a Bubble Magician who is connecting to audiences across the world live from her bubble studio in Philadelphia. She delights in revealing the...

6pm
Virtual Event
LGBTQ+ 101 Workshop

LGBTQ+ 101 provides contemporary educational training sessions to individuals on the issues that affect the LGBTQ+ population. The objective of this workshop...

6pm
Virtual Event
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...

6pm
Virtual Event
Music Showdown

How well do you know music? Go head to head with fellow music lovers and name that song or artist! This event will take place on the Pratt Teens Discord...

6pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, August 11

Baltimore Backyard BINGO

Turtles and butterflies. Aphids and roses. Moles and...a Squash Vine Borer? Join us in tracking the wildlife in our yards and neighborhoods this...

Virtual Event
Year of the Woman Exhibit

What was Maryland’s role in the Suffrage Movement? Who were the African American activists at the heart of the struggle? What were some of the strategies of...

Exploring All Things Audio: A Storytime Anytime

Listening to audio recordings is a great way to engage in your child's literacy development! Discover the Pratt Library's A Storytime Anytime phone service,...

10am
Virtual Event
Imagine Your Story : Teen Virtual Summer Camps!

*DUE TO COVID-19, Our Teen Summer Programs will be Online Only* Although the Summer Challenge dates are June 17 - August 12, 2020, some programs run outside...

10am
Virtual Event
Pratt Teens on Discord!

Young Adult Services proudly presents a virtual space JUST FOR TEENS! If you are a teen and want to connect with other teens, come on over to Pratt Teens...

10am
Virtual Event
computer keyboard hands

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. Develop mouse skills and become acquainted with basic computer functions. Learn the functions and use of...

10am
Virtual Event
Storytelling with the Modell Lyric!

Do you like storytelling? Join the education staff of the Modell Lyric this summer for a biweekly storytelling workshop class that will run for 5 weeks....

10am
Virtual Event
CANCELED: Online Teen Yoga Summer Camp

Have you ever wanted to take a yoga class? Do you want to learn new ways to stay calm when feeling anxious or stressed? Join me this summer for Yoga Summer...

11am
Virtual Event
Gmail Basics

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. Click a date below to register: Mondays and Tuesdays, 11:30am - 12:30pm. July 6| July 7| July...

11:30am
Virtual Event
computer keyboard hands

This program will take place on Google Meet. Use the following info to get to the meeting. You are not required to have a google account or even a computer...

12pm
Virtual Event
Introduction to Microsoft Word Part 1

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. Learn to create, open, format, and save documents in this basic word processing class. Class...

1pm
Virtual Event
CANCELLED Tuesdays at Two: Live Music with Bob Burke

Please join us for Tuesdays at Two: Seth & Will Kibel. Electric guitarist Bob Burke explores the summer theme of Imagine Your Story with an assortment of...

2pm
Virtual Event
Art With a Heart

Now Meeting Online! Maker Foundations is a robust, 14-week technology curriculum that introduces graphic design, game development, 3D printing/digital...

2pm
Virtual Event
Tuesdays at Two: Live Music with Seth & Will Kibel

Seth Kibel is one of the Mid-Atlantic's premier woodwind specialists, working with some of the best bands in klezmer, jazz, swing & more. He has won 28...

2pm
Virtual Event
Introduction to Microsoft Word 2016 - Part 2

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. Create, open, format, and save documents in this basic word processing class. Learn to use the spelling...

2:30pm
Virtual Event
paper crafts colorful construction paper

Learn about dreamcatchers and create your own using household materials. Materials needed: paper plate, yarn, feathers, pony beads, scissors, hole...

4pm
Virtual Event
SeniorTec - Skill Builders' Workshop

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. You are never too old to learn. Join us for a fun-filled adventure as we discover the world of the...

4pm
Virtual Event
computer keyboard hands

Join digital equity coordinator Lo Smith, as they speak with local organizations about the intersections of access on Instagram Live. 10/27: Ben and...

4:30pm
Virtual Event

Wednesday, August 12

Baltimore Backyard BINGO

Turtles and butterflies. Aphids and roses. Moles and...a Squash Vine Borer? Join us in tracking the wildlife in our yards and neighborhoods this...

Virtual Event
Year of the Woman Exhibit

What was Maryland’s role in the Suffrage Movement? Who were the African American activists at the heart of the struggle? What were some of the strategies of...

Imagine Your Story : Teen Virtual Summer Camps!

*DUE TO COVID-19, Our Teen Summer Programs will be Online Only* Although the Summer Challenge dates are June 17 - August 12, 2020, some programs run outside...

10am
Virtual Event
Pratt Teens on Discord!

Young Adult Services proudly presents a virtual space JUST FOR TEENS! If you are a teen and want to connect with other teens, come on over to Pratt Teens...

10am
Virtual Event
SeniorTec - Skill Builders' Workshop

SeniorTec - Skill Builders' Workshop You are never too old to learn. Join us for a fun-filled adventure as we discover the world of the computer. Learn basic...

10:30am
Virtual Event
GameOn! Fitness Community Class

GameOn! Fitness is all about family, fun, and fitness. Participate in fun physical activities together at home!

11am
Virtual Event
computer keyboard hands

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. Learn how to Join meetings, host and schedule meetings, and screen share. Download of the Zoom App is...

12pm
Virtual Event
Russian Folklore Storytelling

Join us for a storytelling experience featuring folktales from Russia, where ships fly, animals make mischief, and a witch named Baba Yaga lives in a house...

1pm
Virtual Event
Introduction to Google Docs

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. Learn how to create basic word documents using Google Docs. Click a date below to register: Wednesdays, ...

1:30pm
Virtual Event
D&D Office Hours

Do you have a burning question about Dungeons & Dragons, the tabletop role-playing game? Do you wanna know how many goblins your character can take on? Is...

2pm
Virtual Event
Workforce Wednesday

Join us each Wednesday to learn tips and tools to boost your job search. Topics include creating a resume, writing a cover letter, and interviewing...

2pm
Virtual Event
Book Chat with Pratt

Not sure what your next book will be? Chat live with Pratt staff, or a special guest, for book recommendations on Zoom and Facebook Live. Schedule ...

3pm
Virtual Event
Drawing with Rick Wright!

Join Mr. Rick Wright as he teaches you how to draw your favorite people, cartoon characters and more this summer on Wednesdays, beginning July 1st! See...

3pm
Virtual Event
Introduction to Google Calendar

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. Create calendars, practice using calendar features, and share events online. Click a date below to...

3pm
Virtual Event
Teen Playwriting with the Modell Lyric!

Have you always dreamed of writing a play? This summer join us virtually at the Pratt as we partner with the education staff of the Modell Lyric for a...

3pm
Virtual Event
Virtual Yoga for Everyone with Civonnia

Join BYFree instructor, Civonnia, for deep breathing, relaxation, basic yoga poses and stretching—these mixed level classes are open to those brand new to...

5pm
Virtual Event

August 6 - 12, 2020