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Events

January 21 - 27, 2021

Thursday, January 21

Make & Take: Snowflake String Art Craft Kit

Create your own winter wall hanging with this string art craft kit in the cozy comfort of your own home. All supplies and instructions are included. Please...

Virtual Event
searching girl with magnifying glass

A new year means that it is a great time to go on a journey of discovery! We are asking that children and their families go on an adventure to learn more...

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...

Virtual Event
Read Woke Challenge

What is Read Woke? It’s a feeling. A form of education. A call to action, and our right as lifelong learners. It means arming yourself with knowledge to...

Virtual Event
microphone

Record your oral history interview for the Stories from Baltimore Teens project to speak, learn, and save how different generations respond to living during...

Virtual Event
Take & Make: Cardboard Tube Critters

Make a variety of cute critters, including butterflies, bees, and more! Get all the supplies you need to make this craft at home. From January 4th to 30th,...

Take And Make - Mini Checkers Box

Take a game of checkers wherever you go! It will neatly fit in a backpack or purse. This craft kit can be picked up via sidewalk service at the Northwood...

Program Supply Pick Up: M&Ms Math

Here's a sweet way to learn about statistics: with M&Ms! From January 7th to 21st, call 443-984-3912 to request your M&Ms math kit and schedule a time...

Basket filled with yarn balls of various colors.

Create your own knitting loom with a kit from the library, and learn a new way to knit. The take-home kit includes supplies to create the loom, instructions,...

Take & Make: Magnetic Slime

Pick up everything you need to make magnetic slime at home! From January 5th to 30th, call 443-984-3901 to request your magnetic slime kit and schedule a...

Take & Make: Make a Snow Person

Using felt and shapes, create a snowman, snowwoman, snowchild, or even a snowrobot! From January 14th to 27th, call 410-396-6089 to request your felt snow...

Take & Make: Mystery Science: Why Are Polar Bears White?

Enjoy a fun, hands-on STEM kit about polar bears and camouflage! From January 4th to 26th, call 410-396-0946 to request your program STEM kit and schedule a...

Take & Make: Snowflake Craft

From January 4th to 21st, call 443-984-4923 to request your take & make snowflake kit and schedule a time to pick it up through sidewalk service at the...

Take & Make: Winter Wonderland Painting

Celebrate the snowy season and relax as you dab snowflakes onto a wintry scene. This take & make arts and crafts kit includes paint, special brush, and paper...

Introduction to Microsoft Office and Computer Basics 2016

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. In this 6-week series, 5 topics will be discussed: ABCs of the PC, Skill Builders’ Workshops,...

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

Join us for a virtual storytime featuring stories, songs, and fun!

11am
Virtual Event
Introduction to Google Drive Series

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. In this 4-week series, 4 topics will be discussed: Google Docs, Google Calendar, Google Sheets and...

12pm
Virtual Event
Introduction to Microsoft Excel 2016,  Part 1 & 2

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. Learn your way around the Excel 2016 spreadsheet. Discussion will include: select, format cells,...

1:30pm
Virtual Event
Book Conversation: Share What You Are Reading

In this informal book conversation we share information on what we have enjoyed reading lately and about what we might like to read next.

2pm
Virtual Event
Let Your Voice Be Heard! Zine Series

Join us for this virtual program about how to create your very own zine at home. Every session, we’ll explore different formats, how to construct zines, and...

2pm
Virtual Event
M&Ms Math

Here's a sweet way to learn about statistics: with M&Ms! Count the different colors in a bag of M&Ms and discover if you can predict how often each color...

4pm
Virtual Event
T-shirt

Join the library in celebrating National compliment day and National Clashing clothes day by creating a T shirt that mixes the clashing elements of colorful...

4pm
Virtual Event
An Evening with Wallace Lane

Join us for a night of creativity to preview Wallace Lane’s new work. Lane will be joined by Kondwani Fidel to premier his poetry video. Wallace Lane is...

7pm
Virtual Event
computer keyboard hands

It is an empowering and rewarding experience. to write an hour each week, at the same time and place. It serves as powerful support for building your daily...

7pm
Virtual Event
The ABCs of Black History Storytime with Author Rio Cortez

Join us for a special storytime with author Rio Cortez. Letter by letter, The ABCs of Black History celebrates a story that spans continents and centuries,...

7pm
Virtual Event

Friday, January 22

Make & Take: Snowflake String Art Craft Kit

Create your own winter wall hanging with this string art craft kit in the cozy comfort of your own home. All supplies and instructions are included. Please...

Virtual Event
searching girl with magnifying glass

A new year means that it is a great time to go on a journey of discovery! We are asking that children and their families go on an adventure to learn more...

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...

Virtual Event
Read Woke Challenge

What is Read Woke? It’s a feeling. A form of education. A call to action, and our right as lifelong learners. It means arming yourself with knowledge to...

Virtual Event
microphone

Record your oral history interview for the Stories from Baltimore Teens project to speak, learn, and save how different generations respond to living during...

Virtual Event
Take & Make: Cardboard Tube Critters

Make a variety of cute critters, including butterflies, bees, and more! Get all the supplies you need to make this craft at home. From January 4th to 30th,...

Take And Make - Mini Checkers Box

Take a game of checkers wherever you go! It will neatly fit in a backpack or purse. This craft kit can be picked up via sidewalk service at the Northwood...

Basket filled with yarn balls of various colors.

Create your own knitting loom with a kit from the library, and learn a new way to knit. The take-home kit includes supplies to create the loom, instructions,...

Take & Make: Magnetic Slime

Pick up everything you need to make magnetic slime at home! From January 5th to 30th, call 443-984-3901 to request your magnetic slime kit and schedule a...

Take & Make: Make a Snow Person

Using felt and shapes, create a snowman, snowwoman, snowchild, or even a snowrobot! From January 14th to 27th, call 410-396-6089 to request your felt snow...

Take & Make: Mystery Science: Why Are Polar Bears White?

Enjoy a fun, hands-on STEM kit about polar bears and camouflage! From January 4th to 26th, call 410-396-0946 to request your program STEM kit and schedule a...

Take & Make: Winter Wonderland Painting

Celebrate the snowy season and relax as you dab snowflakes onto a wintry scene. This take & make arts and crafts kit includes paint, special brush, and paper...

Workplace Readiness Workshop

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. In this 6-part series, 3 topics will be discussed: Introduction to Word 2016 - Part 1 and 2,...

10:30am
Virtual Event
Build a Snowman Storytime and Snowflake Craft

Do you want to build a snowman? Join us for stories, songs, and rhymes about snowmen and a snowflake craft. From January 4th to 21st, call 443-984-4923 to...

11am
Virtual Event
Be True to You Poetry Workshop

As we continue with One Book Baltimore programming 7th and 8th graders in Baltimore City are invited to join the Modell Lyric as they present this...

3:45pm
Virtual Event
Crafternoon: Winter Glove Monsters

Use an old winter glove to make a cozy monster to keep you company. Materials needed: one knit winter gloveneedle and thread or hot glue guncraft...

4pm
Virtual Event

Saturday, January 23

Make & Take: Snowflake String Art Craft Kit

Create your own winter wall hanging with this string art craft kit in the cozy comfort of your own home. All supplies and instructions are included. Please...

Virtual Event
searching girl with magnifying glass

A new year means that it is a great time to go on a journey of discovery! We are asking that children and their families go on an adventure to learn more...

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...

Virtual Event
Read Woke Challenge

What is Read Woke? It’s a feeling. A form of education. A call to action, and our right as lifelong learners. It means arming yourself with knowledge to...

Virtual Event
microphone

Record your oral history interview for the Stories from Baltimore Teens project to speak, learn, and save how different generations respond to living during...

Virtual Event
Take And Make - Mini Checkers Box

Take a game of checkers wherever you go! It will neatly fit in a backpack or purse. This craft kit can be picked up via sidewalk service at the Northwood...

Take & Make: Make a Snow Person

Using felt and shapes, create a snowman, snowwoman, snowchild, or even a snowrobot! From January 14th to 27th, call 410-396-6089 to request your felt snow...

Take & Make: Mystery Science: Why Are Polar Bears White?

Enjoy a fun, hands-on STEM kit about polar bears and camouflage! From January 4th to 26th, call 410-396-0946 to request your program STEM kit and schedule a...

Take & Make: Winter Wonderland Painting

Celebrate the snowy season and relax as you dab snowflakes onto a wintry scene. This take & make arts and crafts kit includes paint, special brush, and paper...

3D Design Club

In this series of 6 virtual workshops for teens, we will practice 3D design skills in Tinkercad, starting with basic shapes and containers and building up to...

1pm
Virtual Event
Edmondson Avenue Book Club

Join us to discuss The Nickel Boys by Colson Whitehead.

2pm
Virtual Event
Interactive Songwriting Workshop  With Karter Jaymes

2 hour Q&A session on songwriting and publishing. Learn about copyright and placement information, and the do's and dont's of the music business. The...

2pm
Virtual Event

Sunday, January 24

searching girl with magnifying glass

A new year means that it is a great time to go on a journey of discovery! We are asking that children and their families go on an adventure to learn more...

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...

Virtual Event
Read Woke Challenge

What is Read Woke? It’s a feeling. A form of education. A call to action, and our right as lifelong learners. It means arming yourself with knowledge to...

Virtual Event
microphone

Record your oral history interview for the Stories from Baltimore Teens project to speak, learn, and save how different generations respond to living during...

Virtual Event
The Life and Surprising Legacy of Anne Frank

As we are experiencing isolation from our friends and family, we can perhaps draw solace from thinking about the war time teenage diarist and Holocaust...

2pm
Virtual Event
Civics 101 Workshop

Registration required. Register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/civics-101-how-the-us-government-works-tickets-135566841071 Presented by Brittany...

3pm
Virtual Event

Monday, January 25

searching girl with magnifying glass

A new year means that it is a great time to go on a journey of discovery! We are asking that children and their families go on an adventure to learn more...

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...

Virtual Event
Read Woke Challenge

What is Read Woke? It’s a feeling. A form of education. A call to action, and our right as lifelong learners. It means arming yourself with knowledge to...

Virtual Event
microphone

Record your oral history interview for the Stories from Baltimore Teens project to speak, learn, and save how different generations respond to living during...

Virtual Event
Take & Make: Cardboard Tube Critters

Make a variety of cute critters, including butterflies, bees, and more! Get all the supplies you need to make this craft at home. From January 4th to 30th,...

Take And Make - Mini Checkers Box

Take a game of checkers wherever you go! It will neatly fit in a backpack or purse. This craft kit can be picked up via sidewalk service at the Northwood...

Basket filled with yarn balls of various colors.

Create your own knitting loom with a kit from the library, and learn a new way to knit. The take-home kit includes supplies to create the loom, instructions,...

Take & Make: Magnetic Slime

Pick up everything you need to make magnetic slime at home! From January 5th to 30th, call 443-984-3901 to request your magnetic slime kit and schedule a...

Take & Make: Make a Snow Person

Using felt and shapes, create a snowman, snowwoman, snowchild, or even a snowrobot! From January 14th to 27th, call 410-396-6089 to request your felt snow...

Take & Make: Mystery Science: Why Are Polar Bears White?

Enjoy a fun, hands-on STEM kit about polar bears and camouflage! From January 4th to 26th, call 410-396-0946 to request your program STEM kit and schedule a...

Take & Make: Winter Wonderland Painting

Celebrate the snowy season and relax as you dab snowflakes onto a wintry scene. This take & make arts and crafts kit includes paint, special brush, and paper...

Introduction to Microsoft Office and Computer Basics 2016

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. In this 6-week series, 5 topics will be discussed: ABCs of the PC, Skill Builders’ Workshops,...

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

Join us for a virtual storytime featuring stories, songs, and fun!

11am
Virtual Event
Skill Builders’ Workshop

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. Develop mouse and keyboarding skills and become acquainted with basic computer...

12:30pm
Virtual Event
Introduction to Zoom

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. Get the basics of Zoom. Learn how to: Join meetings, Host Meetings, Schedule Meetings, Download...

3pm
Virtual Event
What Happened This Week? News Quiz for Kids

Join us on Mondays for a video quiz! We'll have 5 multiple choice questions about current events. Learn about good news, real news, even fake news, as well...

3:30pm
Virtual Event
Healthy at Home in 2021

Are you ready to become the healthiest version of you while living the stay-at-home lifestyle? Develop new skills and take practical steps over three...

6pm
Virtual Event
I AM MENtality

I AM MENtality youth will engage in a Book Club Podcast. Young men from grades 7 & 8, will meet virtually for 6 weeks, where we will discuss interpretations...

6pm
Virtual Event
microphone

Join us for an evening of fiction, poetry and non-fiction performed by the original artists of the Light Street Writers Exchange.

6pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, January 26

searching girl with magnifying glass

A new year means that it is a great time to go on a journey of discovery! We are asking that children and their families go on an adventure to learn more...

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...

Virtual Event
Read Woke Challenge

What is Read Woke? It’s a feeling. A form of education. A call to action, and our right as lifelong learners. It means arming yourself with knowledge to...

Virtual Event
microphone

Record your oral history interview for the Stories from Baltimore Teens project to speak, learn, and save how different generations respond to living during...

Virtual Event
Take & Make: Cardboard Tube Critters

Make a variety of cute critters, including butterflies, bees, and more! Get all the supplies you need to make this craft at home. From January 4th to 30th,...

Take And Make - Mini Checkers Box

Take a game of checkers wherever you go! It will neatly fit in a backpack or purse. This craft kit can be picked up via sidewalk service at the Northwood...

Virtual Author Visit: Emma Otheguy

Join children's author Emma Otheguy for a virtual reading as we celebrate the winter launch of her new book A Sled for Gabo. This is a bilingual program in...

9:30am
Virtual Event
Basket filled with yarn balls of various colors.

Create your own knitting loom with a kit from the library, and learn a new way to knit. The take-home kit includes supplies to create the loom, instructions,...

Take & Make: Magnetic Slime

Pick up everything you need to make magnetic slime at home! From January 5th to 30th, call 443-984-3901 to request your magnetic slime kit and schedule a...

Take & Make: Make a Snow Person

Using felt and shapes, create a snowman, snowwoman, snowchild, or even a snowrobot! From January 14th to 27th, call 410-396-6089 to request your felt snow...

Take & Make: Mystery Science: Why Are Polar Bears White?

Enjoy a fun, hands-on STEM kit about polar bears and camouflage! From January 4th to 26th, call 410-396-0946 to request your program STEM kit and schedule a...

Take & Make: Winter Wonderland Painting

Celebrate the snowy season and relax as you dab snowflakes onto a wintry scene. This take & make arts and crafts kit includes paint, special brush, and paper...

Introduction to Microsoft Office and Computer Basics 2016

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. In this 6-week series, 5 topics will be discussed: ABCs of the PC, Skill Builders’ Workshops,...

10:30am
Virtual Event
Introduction to Google Drive Series

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. In this 4-week series, 4 topics will be discussed: Google Docs, Google Calendar, Google Sheets and...

12pm
Virtual Event
computer keyboard hands

It is an empowering and rewarding experience. to write an hour each week, at the same time and place. It serves as powerful support for building your daily...

12pm
Virtual Event
Rahne Alexander - photo by Megan Elyse

50’♀ (50 Foot Woman) is the musical persona of intermedia artist Rahne Alexander. The acoustic performance will include a mix of elements from pop, country,...

2pm
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...

3pm
Virtual Event
Introduction to Microsoft Excel 2016, Part 1 & 2

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. Learn your way around the Excel 2016 spreadsheet. Discussion will include: select, format cells,...

3pm
Virtual Event
True Laurels Magazine Making Course

As we continue to focus on the themes discussed in One Book Baltimore we invite 7th and 8th graders to cultivate their voice. In this four-week course,...

5pm
Virtual Event

Wednesday, January 27

searching girl with magnifying glass

A new year means that it is a great time to go on a journey of discovery! We are asking that children and their families go on an adventure to learn more...

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...

Virtual Event
Read Woke Challenge

What is Read Woke? It’s a feeling. A form of education. A call to action, and our right as lifelong learners. It means arming yourself with knowledge to...

Virtual Event
microphone

Record your oral history interview for the Stories from Baltimore Teens project to speak, learn, and save how different generations respond to living during...

Virtual Event
Take & Make: Cardboard Tube Critters

Make a variety of cute critters, including butterflies, bees, and more! Get all the supplies you need to make this craft at home. From January 4th to 30th,...

Take And Make - Mini Checkers Box

Take a game of checkers wherever you go! It will neatly fit in a backpack or purse. This craft kit can be picked up via sidewalk service at the Northwood...

Basket filled with yarn balls of various colors.

Create your own knitting loom with a kit from the library, and learn a new way to knit. The take-home kit includes supplies to create the loom, instructions,...

Take & Make: Magnetic Slime

Pick up everything you need to make magnetic slime at home! From January 5th to 30th, call 443-984-3901 to request your magnetic slime kit and schedule a...

Take & Make: Make a Snow Person

Using felt and shapes, create a snowman, snowwoman, snowchild, or even a snowrobot! From January 14th to 27th, call 410-396-6089 to request your felt snow...

Take & Make: Winter Wonderland Painting

Celebrate the snowy season and relax as you dab snowflakes onto a wintry scene. This take & make arts and crafts kit includes paint, special brush, and paper...

SeniorTec

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...

10:30am
Virtual Event
Baby Artsplay!

Join us for bi-weekly fun-filled sessions with Jennifer Ridgway that use art such as music, movement, drama, and storytelling to support foundational skills...

11am
Virtual Event
Introduction to Skype/WhatsApp

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. Skype - Is software that is free to download and easy to use. You can make free video and voice...

12pm
Virtual Event
Chat with a Social Worker

Join us every other Wednesday to chat with a social worker and learn about resources and information that can assist you and your loved ones through a...

1pm
Virtual Event
Introduction to Zoom

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. Get the basics of Zoom. Learn how to: Join meetings, Host Meetings, Schedule Meetings, Download...

1:30pm
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 January...

3pm
Virtual Event
writing signing paperwork forms

Come learn about and discuss writing with librarians and your fellow teens in our Writers' Workshop group on the Pratt Teens Discord server! Questions...

3pm
Virtual Event
Mystery Science: Why Are Polar Bears White?

Enjoy a fun, hands-on STEM program all about polar bears! Listen to a story about polar bears and learn about camouflage while exploring why polar bears are...

4pm
Virtual Event
Virtual Yoga for Everyone with Civonnia

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

5:30pm
Virtual Event

January 21 - 27, 2021