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Events

January 27 - February 2, 2021

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

Thursday, January 28

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: 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
Read Woke: Graphic Design in Card Games

Join your YA librarians as we create and design SLAY cards based on the novel SLAY by Brittney Morris, live on Discord and Twitch! Part of the Read Woke...

3pm
Virtual Event
Fashion with Graphics

Have you ever wonder how images are put onto fabric or coffee mugs? Well look no further! Invite your friends to join the fun to see how sublimation graphic...

4pm
Virtual Event
Stoopkid Stories: Write a Story with Melly!

Join Melly from the Stoopkid Stories podcast to learn about podcasts and listen to an original story from the Stoopkid Stories collection. Afterwards, we'll...

4pm
Virtual Event
Caribbean Lit Book Club

Read and join the discussion of Hurricane of the Heart by Jewel Amethyst. The Player: when Kyle agrees to be the best man at his best friend's destination...

6pm
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.

6pm
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

Friday, January 29

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: 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
Designing  Programs in Microsoft Word 2016

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. In this workshop learners will design a variety of publications (Access information provided...

12:30pm
Virtual Event
Read Woke: Graphic Design in Card Games

Join your YA librarians as we create and design SLAY cards based on the novel SLAY by Brittney Morris, live on Discord and Twitch! Part of the Read Woke...

3pm
Virtual Event
Read Woke Movie Nights!

Join us as we feature a film that highlights diverse voices throughout the Read Woke challenge. Featured films will be: November 27 - The Hate U GiveJanuary...

6pm
Virtual Event

Saturday, January 30

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...

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...

Musical Storytelling with the Mount Vernon Virtuosi Chamber Orchestra

Join us from the comfort of your home for a half-hour musical storytime and an introduction to the world of classical music. Today we will be reading "Zin!...

11am
Virtual Event
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
Mindful Approach: Goal Setting

Trenessa Coffey Annibal of Eternally Grateful Coaching facilitates a workshop on goal setting during uncertain times.

2pm
Virtual Event

Sunday, January 31

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

Monday, February 1

girl thinking

Celebrate Black History Month while testing your knowledge about notable Black musicians, writers, athletes, and others!

Virtual Event
Blind Date With A Book

Looking for your perfect book match? During the month of February, allow us librarians to be your book-matchmaker! Exclusively for pickup at Northwood...

CHARM Voices of Baltimore Youth

Call for submissions! CHARM: Voices of Baltimore Youth is producing a collection of student writing and artwork inspired by this year's One Book Baltimore...

Virtual Event
Enoch Pratt Youth Council Recruitment

The Enoch Pratt Youth Council (EPYC), formerly known as Community Youth Corps (CYC), is a new and improved program designed to give Baltimore City teens the...

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
Slay Your Way kits

Slay Your Way! If your life was a card game, what cards would be in play? Would it be a Hex Card, Battle Card, or Defense Card? This kit has many things...

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: Chinese Hand Drum

Celebrate Chinese New Year by making a traditional Chinese hand drum. From February 1st to 27th, call 443-984-3901 to request your own Chinese hand drum kit...

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...

craft paper, colored pencils, scissors, and other craft supplies

Have you ever wanted to know more about how the mail works? Learn how to make your own postcards (no envelopes needed!) for Send a Card to a Friend Day! Pick...

Take & Make: Flower Power Pens

Think Spring while making a bright and colorful flower pen! From February 1st to 27th, call 410-396-6059 to request your flower power pen kit and schedule...

Take & Make: Stained Glass Window Craft

Make a beautiful stained glass window design using construction and tissue paper! From February 1st to 27th, call 443-984-4923 to request your stained glass...

Take & Make: Valentine's Day String Art Craft Kit

Share the love by creating your own heart-shaped string art wall hanging! All craft supplies and instructions are included. Please call 410-396-6098 to...

10am
Virtual Event
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
We Speak for Ourselves: Why We Ride

In conjunction with this year's One Book Baltimore selection, "We Speak for Ourselves", Enoch Pratt is partnering with B-360 for an amazing experience! 7th...

4pm
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
computer keyboard hands

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

Tuesday, February 2

girl thinking

Celebrate Black History Month while testing your knowledge about notable Black musicians, writers, athletes, and others!

Virtual Event
Blind Date With A Book

Looking for your perfect book match? During the month of February, allow us librarians to be your book-matchmaker! Exclusively for pickup at Northwood...

CHARM Voices of Baltimore Youth

Call for submissions! CHARM: Voices of Baltimore Youth is producing a collection of student writing and artwork inspired by this year's One Book Baltimore...

Virtual Event
Enoch Pratt Youth Council Recruitment

The Enoch Pratt Youth Council (EPYC), formerly known as Community Youth Corps (CYC), is a new and improved program designed to give Baltimore City teens the...

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
Slay Your Way kits

Slay Your Way! If your life was a card game, what cards would be in play? Would it be a Hex Card, Battle Card, or Defense Card? This kit has many things...

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: Chinese Hand Drum

Celebrate Chinese New Year by making a traditional Chinese hand drum. From February 1st to 27th, call 443-984-3901 to request your own Chinese hand drum kit...

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...

craft paper, colored pencils, scissors, and other craft supplies

Have you ever wanted to know more about how the mail works? Learn how to make your own postcards (no envelopes needed!) for Send a Card to a Friend Day! Pick...

Take & Make: Flower Power Pens

Think Spring while making a bright and colorful flower pen! From February 1st to 27th, call 410-396-6059 to request your flower power pen kit and schedule...

Take & Make: Stained Glass Window Craft

Make a beautiful stained glass window design using construction and tissue paper! From February 1st to 27th, call 443-984-4923 to request your stained glass...

Take & Make: Valentine's Day String Art Craft Kit

Share the love by creating your own heart-shaped string art wall hanging! All craft supplies and instructions are included. Please call 410-396-6098 to...

10am
Virtual Event
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
Healthy Little Cooks: Lunch Bunch

If your child loves food and animals, this class is for you! Join Healthy Little Cooks as we explore the importance animals play in our world of food. Then...

12pm
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
Caleb Stine & Saleem Heggins

In the spring of 2007, WTMD radio host Sam Sessa had an outlandish idea: take two Baltimore musicians who had never heard of each other, pair them up and...

2pm
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
Poetry & Conversation: Carl Phillips with Lia Purpura

Registration encouraged, but not required. Click here to register through Eventbrite. Carl Phillips reads from his poetry and discusses it with Lia...

7pm
Virtual Event

January 27 - February 2, 2021