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April 11 - 17, 2021

Sunday, April 11

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
writing signing paperwork forms

Want to make a sign, but short on materials - or not sure where to start? Come grab one of our protest sign-making kits, complete with materials and tips to...

Monday, April 12

De-Stress Squish Ball

For the month of April while supplies last, pick up a make and take kit at the Northwood branch to create a squishy stress ball. Please call 410-396-6076 to...

Northwood Picks 4 U

Exclusively for pickup at Northwood Library, teens and adults can complete a survey and leave it to the professionals to make the perfect suggestion! But, we...

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
collage of two style of blackout poetry, one with all unnecessary words blacked out and one designed in the shape of a heart

Celebrate National Poetry Month with the library. Create your own poem, no writing required. Instead of starting with a blank page, start with a page full of...

Take & Make: Beaded Bracelets

Take home a kit to make beautiful beaded bracelets! This take & make kit will be available at the Govans Branch from April 5 - June 19 on a first come,...

poem tote bag

April is National Poetry Month! Celebrate the importance of poetry in our culture with a DIY poem tote bag. This tote bag craft kit comes with everything you...

Take and Make: Bottle Cap Magnets

Make your very own bottle cap magnets featuring your favorite manga character or come up with your own design. Starting April 1st, call (410) 396‑1580 to...

writing signing paperwork forms

Want to make a sign, but short on materials - or not sure where to start? Come grab one of our protest sign-making kits, complete with materials and tips to...

Take & Make: Beautiful Butterflies

Spring is here and the caterpillars and butterflies are crawling and fluttering about! Create your own butterfly to hang in the window and learn some fun...

Take & Make: DIY Coin Bank

April is Financial Literacy Month! It is never too early or too late to learn about saving. Together as a family, discuss savings goals and create a coin...

Take & Make: DIY Shadow Puppets

Make your own shadow puppet and explore how you can change the shape or size of its shadow with this take & make kit. For added fun, create your own shadow...

Take & Make: Do It Yourself Ceramic Vases

Take and make a fun springtime craft that will make a beautiful centerpiece. Enjoy embellishing the vase and fill with your favorite flower. Beginning April...

Take & Make: Duct Tape Wallet

Make your own amazing duct tape wallet by picking up a kit and instructions using the Waverly Sidewalk Service at 410-396-6089. Available while supplies...

Take & Make: Mystery Seed Cups

Adopt one of our mystery seed cups! Just add water and watch what sprouts. We'll include a title recommendation that may be a hint. Call (410) 396-1168 to...

Take & Make: Paper Flowers

Folding fun for the family! Grab a paper flower take & make kit, fold flower toppers for your pencils, and plant them in your pot! Kits include: pencils,...

Take & Make: Popsicle Stick Catapults

Learn how to build popsicle stick catapults with this STEM-focused kit for school-aged children! Kits include all necessary materials and instructions. Call...

Take & Make: Recycled Egg Carton Seed Starter

Decorate a seed planter made from recyclable egg containers. All planting materials and instructions are included in this take & make kit. Call (410)...

sewing craft sample

Celebrate Global Astronomy Month by sewing your own constellation. This take & make kit will be available at the Roland Park Branch from April 1-30 on a...

Iris Folding Cat

Celebrate Spring with this fun paper craft. Using strips of colorful paper to create elaborate decorative cards. Materials will be supplied. Kits are...

Take & Make: Sun Art Kit

For Adults: Have some fun in the sun! Create sun prints using found objects with paper that changes color when exposed to sunlight. Then pick your favorite...

Take & Make: Tangrams

How many pictures can you make? Grab a tangram kit and solve puzzles using seven shapes! Kits include: tangram shapes, items to decorate with, puzzles and...

Teen Raid Box: In Verse

"Roses are red, Violets are blue. Let's get a new raid box, with a poem or two". This month's box celebrates National Poetry month with poetry bingo,...

Baby & Toddler Playgroup

This program has been combined with our Preschool Playgroup and will take place on Fridays in April at 10:30am. Visit the event page for Virtual...

10:30am
Virtual Event
Intermediate Microsoft Excel 2016

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required Class Prerequisite Recommendation – ABCs of the PC, Skill Builders’ Workshop, and Introduction to the...

12:30pm
Virtual Event
1919 Lincoln cent

Do you have coins and wonder what they are worth? Maybe you inherited them or collect them yourself. Learn about the features of a coin, how to find its...

2pm
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 the...

3pm
Virtual Event
HeARTworks logo

With art as its vehicle, HeARTworks, Art with a Heart’s Workforce Development Program, provides a collaborative space for youth (Ages 16-21) to experience a...

4pm
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...

4pm
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
Social Worker in the Library: Helping Kids Cope with Cyberbullying

This program has been canceled. The child-friendly book reading and conversation about cyberbullying on Saturday, April 17th at 10am will still take...

6pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, April 13

De-Stress Squish Ball

For the month of April while supplies last, pick up a make and take kit at the Northwood branch to create a squishy stress ball. Please call 410-396-6076 to...

Northwood Picks 4 U

Exclusively for pickup at Northwood Library, teens and adults can complete a survey and leave it to the professionals to make the perfect suggestion! But, we...

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
collage of two style of blackout poetry, one with all unnecessary words blacked out and one designed in the shape of a heart

Celebrate National Poetry Month with the library. Create your own poem, no writing required. Instead of starting with a blank page, start with a page full of...

Take & Make: Beaded Bracelets

Take home a kit to make beautiful beaded bracelets! This take & make kit will be available at the Govans Branch from April 5 - June 19 on a first come,...

poem tote bag

April is National Poetry Month! Celebrate the importance of poetry in our culture with a DIY poem tote bag. This tote bag craft kit comes with everything you...

Take and Make: Bottle Cap Magnets

Make your very own bottle cap magnets featuring your favorite manga character or come up with your own design. Starting April 1st, call (410) 396‑1580 to...

writing signing paperwork forms

Want to make a sign, but short on materials - or not sure where to start? Come grab one of our protest sign-making kits, complete with materials and tips to...

1st Grade Home School Class Session

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required Classes for homeschooled students (1st grade). Learn the basic components of the computer; develop...

10am
Virtual Event
Take & Make: Beautiful Butterflies

Spring is here and the caterpillars and butterflies are crawling and fluttering about! Create your own butterfly to hang in the window and learn some fun...

Take & Make: DIY Coin Bank

April is Financial Literacy Month! It is never too early or too late to learn about saving. Together as a family, discuss savings goals and create a coin...

Take & Make: DIY Shadow Puppets

Make your own shadow puppet and explore how you can change the shape or size of its shadow with this take & make kit. For added fun, create your own shadow...

Take & Make: Do It Yourself Ceramic Vases

Take and make a fun springtime craft that will make a beautiful centerpiece. Enjoy embellishing the vase and fill with your favorite flower. Beginning April...

Take & Make: Duct Tape Wallet

Make your own amazing duct tape wallet by picking up a kit and instructions using the Waverly Sidewalk Service at 410-396-6089. Available while supplies...

Take & Make: Mystery Seed Cups

Adopt one of our mystery seed cups! Just add water and watch what sprouts. We'll include a title recommendation that may be a hint. Call (410) 396-1168 to...

Take & Make: Paper Flowers

Folding fun for the family! Grab a paper flower take & make kit, fold flower toppers for your pencils, and plant them in your pot! Kits include: pencils,...

Take & Make: Popsicle Stick Catapults

Learn how to build popsicle stick catapults with this STEM-focused kit for school-aged children! Kits include all necessary materials and instructions. Call...

Take & Make: Recycled Egg Carton Seed Starter

Decorate a seed planter made from recyclable egg containers. All planting materials and instructions are included in this take & make kit. Call (410)...

Iris Folding Cat

Celebrate Spring with this fun paper craft. Using strips of colorful paper to create elaborate decorative cards. Materials will be supplied. Kits are...

Take & Make: Tangrams

How many pictures can you make? Grab a tangram kit and solve puzzles using seven shapes! Kits include: tangram shapes, items to decorate with, puzzles and...

Teen Raid Box: In Verse

"Roses are red, Violets are blue. Let's get a new raid box, with a poem or two". This month's box celebrates National Poetry month with poetry bingo,...

2nd - 3rd Grade Home School Session

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required Classes for homeschooled students (2nd - 3rd grades). Learn the basic components of the computer;...

11:30am
Virtual Event
sewing craft sample

Celebrate Global Astronomy Month by sewing your own constellation. This take & make kit will be available at the Roland Park Branch from April 1-30 on a...

Take & Make: Sun Art Kit

For Adults: Have some fun in the sun! Create sun prints using found objects with paper that changes color when exposed to sunlight. Then pick your favorite...

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
4th - 5th Grade Home School Class Sessions

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required Classes for homeschooled students (4th - 5th grade). Learn the basic components of the computer;...

1:30pm
Virtual Event
Tuesday Tunes: Carl Grubbs

Carl Grubbs performs on alto, soprano and tenor saxophones and clarinet. He is an accomplished composer, educator and performing artist. A native of...

2pm
Virtual Event
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
Mother's Day

In this third of the four month Rest & Relax series, teens will make Sleep Mask, Sleep Spray, and Foot Scrub in preparation for Mother's Day. A sewing...

3:30pm
Virtual Event
Beginner Game Coding for Teens

In this 4-week series for ages 12-18, we will create and share our own video games using the MakeCode Arcade website. After we learn some of the basics of...

4pm
Virtual Event
Writers LIVE! Andrew Morton, Elizabeth & Margaret: The Intimate World of the Windsor Sisters

Registration not required, but encouraged. Click here to register. Andrew Morton will be in conversation with Lauren R. Silberman about his new book,...

7pm
Virtual Event

Wednesday, April 14

De-Stress Squish Ball

For the month of April while supplies last, pick up a make and take kit at the Northwood branch to create a squishy stress ball. Please call 410-396-6076 to...

Northwood Picks 4 U

Exclusively for pickup at Northwood Library, teens and adults can complete a survey and leave it to the professionals to make the perfect suggestion! But, we...

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
collage of two style of blackout poetry, one with all unnecessary words blacked out and one designed in the shape of a heart

Celebrate National Poetry Month with the library. Create your own poem, no writing required. Instead of starting with a blank page, start with a page full of...

Take & Make: Beaded Bracelets

Take home a kit to make beautiful beaded bracelets! This take & make kit will be available at the Govans Branch from April 5 - June 19 on a first come,...

poem tote bag

April is National Poetry Month! Celebrate the importance of poetry in our culture with a DIY poem tote bag. This tote bag craft kit comes with everything you...

Take and Make: Bottle Cap Magnets

Make your very own bottle cap magnets featuring your favorite manga character or come up with your own design. Starting April 1st, call (410) 396‑1580 to...

writing signing paperwork forms

Want to make a sign, but short on materials - or not sure where to start? Come grab one of our protest sign-making kits, complete with materials and tips to...

6th - 7th Grade Home School Class Sessions

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required Classes for homeschooled students (6th - 7th grade). Learn the basic components of the computer;...

10am
Virtual Event
Take & Make: Beautiful Butterflies

Spring is here and the caterpillars and butterflies are crawling and fluttering about! Create your own butterfly to hang in the window and learn some fun...

Take & Make: DIY Coin Bank

April is Financial Literacy Month! It is never too early or too late to learn about saving. Together as a family, discuss savings goals and create a coin...

Take & Make: DIY Shadow Puppets

Make your own shadow puppet and explore how you can change the shape or size of its shadow with this take & make kit. For added fun, create your own shadow...

Take & Make: Do It Yourself Ceramic Vases

Take and make a fun springtime craft that will make a beautiful centerpiece. Enjoy embellishing the vase and fill with your favorite flower. Beginning April...

Take & Make: Duct Tape Wallet

Make your own amazing duct tape wallet by picking up a kit and instructions using the Waverly Sidewalk Service at 410-396-6089. Available while supplies...

Take & Make: Mystery Seed Cups

Adopt one of our mystery seed cups! Just add water and watch what sprouts. We'll include a title recommendation that may be a hint. Call (410) 396-1168 to...

Take & Make: Paper Flowers

Folding fun for the family! Grab a paper flower take & make kit, fold flower toppers for your pencils, and plant them in your pot! Kits include: pencils,...

Take & Make: Popsicle Stick Catapults

Learn how to build popsicle stick catapults with this STEM-focused kit for school-aged children! Kits include all necessary materials and instructions. Call...

Take & Make: Recycled Egg Carton Seed Starter

Decorate a seed planter made from recyclable egg containers. All planting materials and instructions are included in this take & make kit. Call (410)...

sewing craft sample

Celebrate Global Astronomy Month by sewing your own constellation. This take & make kit will be available at the Roland Park Branch from April 1-30 on a...

Iris Folding Cat

Celebrate Spring with this fun paper craft. Using strips of colorful paper to create elaborate decorative cards. Materials will be supplied. Kits are...

Take & Make: Sun Art Kit

For Adults: Have some fun in the sun! Create sun prints using found objects with paper that changes color when exposed to sunlight. Then pick your favorite...

Take & Make: Tangrams

How many pictures can you make? Grab a tangram kit and solve puzzles using seven shapes! Kits include: tangram shapes, items to decorate with, puzzles and...

Teen Raid Box: In Verse

"Roses are red, Violets are blue. Let's get a new raid box, with a poem or two". This month's box celebrates National Poetry month with poetry bingo,...

SeniorTec Series

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
Turtle Dance Music: Swing Into Spring! Music, Bubble, and Comedy Show

It don't mean a thing if it ain't got that swing! The Music, Bubble And Comedy Show: Swing Into Spring! engages children with comedy, swing music, jazz...

11am
Northwood
Stream Available
8th Grade Home School Class Sessions

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required Classes for homeschooled students (8th grade). Learn the basic components of the computer; develop...

11:30am
Virtual Event
Introduction to Skype/WhatsApp

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required Skype - You can make free video and voice one-to-one and group calls, send instant messages and share...

12pm
Virtual Event
computer keyboard hands

Housing Hub is a joint effort between the Baltimore Office of Equity and Civil Rights (OECR) and the Enoch Pratt Free Library. As part of OECR’s Education...

1pm
Virtual Event
9th - 12th Grade Home School Sessions

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required Classes for homeschooled students (9th - 12th grade). Learn the basic components of the computer;...

1:30pm
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 the...

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 March...

3pm
Virtual Event
Book Chat with Pratt:  Crime Writers of Color

Award-winning blogger Kristopher Zgorski will be in conversation with mystery authors Kellye Garrett (Hollywood Homicide & Hollywood Ending -- a light...

3pm
Virtual Event
Mindful students

In this 4-week series for ages 12-17, you will learn a few techniques like breathing, meditation, and movement to help when you are feeling overwhelmed from...

3:30pm
Virtual Event
Drawing with Rick Wright!

Join us every Wednesday in April as we learn to draw with caricature artist Rick Wright! Meet us here.

4pm
Virtual Event
HeARTworks logo

With art as its vehicle, HeARTworks, Art with a Heart’s Workforce Development Program, provides a collaborative space for youth (Ages 16-21) to experience a...

4pm
Virtual Event
Screen-Teens

What does it take to put a story on- screen? How would you turn your story into a movie? Well, join Miss Kelsey as we show you a little of what you might...

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
Conversation With Professor Ron: Are You a Citizen, or Are You a Consumer?

Registration for Conversation With Professor Ron: Are You a Citizen, or Are You a Consumer? required through Eventbrite. Click here to register. Many people...

6:30pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, April 15

De-Stress Squish Ball

For the month of April while supplies last, pick up a make and take kit at the Northwood branch to create a squishy stress ball. Please call 410-396-6076 to...

Northwood Picks 4 U

Exclusively for pickup at Northwood Library, teens and adults can complete a survey and leave it to the professionals to make the perfect suggestion! But, we...

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
collage of two style of blackout poetry, one with all unnecessary words blacked out and one designed in the shape of a heart

Celebrate National Poetry Month with the library. Create your own poem, no writing required. Instead of starting with a blank page, start with a page full of...

Take & Make: Beaded Bracelets

Take home a kit to make beautiful beaded bracelets! This take & make kit will be available at the Govans Branch from April 5 - June 19 on a first come,...

poem tote bag

April is National Poetry Month! Celebrate the importance of poetry in our culture with a DIY poem tote bag. This tote bag craft kit comes with everything you...

Take and Make: Bottle Cap Magnets

Make your very own bottle cap magnets featuring your favorite manga character or come up with your own design. Starting April 1st, call (410) 396‑1580 to...

writing signing paperwork forms

Want to make a sign, but short on materials - or not sure where to start? Come grab one of our protest sign-making kits, complete with materials and tips to...

Take & Make: Beautiful Butterflies

Spring is here and the caterpillars and butterflies are crawling and fluttering about! Create your own butterfly to hang in the window and learn some fun...

Take & Make: DIY Coin Bank

April is Financial Literacy Month! It is never too early or too late to learn about saving. Together as a family, discuss savings goals and create a coin...

Take & Make: DIY Shadow Puppets

Make your own shadow puppet and explore how you can change the shape or size of its shadow with this take & make kit. For added fun, create your own shadow...

Take & Make: Do It Yourself Ceramic Vases

Take and make a fun springtime craft that will make a beautiful centerpiece. Enjoy embellishing the vase and fill with your favorite flower. Beginning April...

Take & Make: Duct Tape Wallet

Make your own amazing duct tape wallet by picking up a kit and instructions using the Waverly Sidewalk Service at 410-396-6089. Available while supplies...

Take & Make: Mystery Seed Cups

Adopt one of our mystery seed cups! Just add water and watch what sprouts. We'll include a title recommendation that may be a hint. Call (410) 396-1168 to...

Take & Make: Paper Flowers

Folding fun for the family! Grab a paper flower take & make kit, fold flower toppers for your pencils, and plant them in your pot! Kits include: pencils,...

Take & Make: Popsicle Stick Catapults

Learn how to build popsicle stick catapults with this STEM-focused kit for school-aged children! Kits include all necessary materials and instructions. Call...

Take & Make: Recycled Egg Carton Seed Starter

Decorate a seed planter made from recyclable egg containers. All planting materials and instructions are included in this take & make kit. Call (410)...

Iris Folding Cat

Celebrate Spring with this fun paper craft. Using strips of colorful paper to create elaborate decorative cards. Materials will be supplied. Kits are...

Take & Make: Tangrams

How many pictures can you make? Grab a tangram kit and solve puzzles using seven shapes! Kits include: tangram shapes, items to decorate with, puzzles and...

Teen Raid Box: In Verse

"Roses are red, Violets are blue. Let's get a new raid box, with a poem or two". This month's box celebrates National Poetry month with poetry bingo,...

Introduction to PowerPoint 2016 Part 1 & 2

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required Create custom presentations for work or personal use. Review inserting text, tables, WordArt,...

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

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

11am
Virtual Event
Gmail Basics

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required Participants will use Google to create a Gmail account. Learn to compose, send and retrieve...

12pm
Virtual Event
sewing craft sample

Celebrate Global Astronomy Month by sewing your own constellation. This take & make kit will be available at the Roland Park Branch from April 1-30 on a...

Take & Make: Sun Art Kit

For Adults: Have some fun in the sun! Create sun prints using found objects with paper that changes color when exposed to sunlight. Then pick your favorite...

Environmental Challenges:  Jump Starting the Chesapeake Bay Cleanup

Presented by The League of Women Voters of Baltimore City. Learn how the Biden Administration can fix the Chesapeake Bay cleanup effort and boost other...

12:15pm
Virtual Event
Intermediate Microsoft Word 2016, Part 1 & 2

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required Learn to organize content using tables and charts. Sort table data, and converting text into a table....

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

This book conversation is an opportunity to share what you are reading and to hear what others are reading too.

2pm
Virtual Event
T-Shirt design

Redesigned tee workshop specifically for teens between the age of 11-18. Learn multiple techniques for designing, creating, and finishing a marble applique...

4pm
Virtual Event
STEM Experiments with Water

Learn about the water cycle and the importance of water with easy experiments you can try at home. If you would like to do these experiments along with us,...

4pm
Virtual Event
hands up volunteer get involved questions

Gather for an Earth Day themed open mic and share-out! Prepare a craft, poem, song, meal, or any other creative project in advance and share out what you...

4:30pm
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
Writers LIVE! Jenna Bush Hager

Registration required for Zoom Webinar. Registration opens March 23. Click here to register. Jenna Bush Hager will be in conversation with Heidi Daniel,...

7pm
Virtual Event

Friday, April 16

De-Stress Squish Ball

For the month of April while supplies last, pick up a make and take kit at the Northwood branch to create a squishy stress ball. Please call 410-396-6076 to...

Northwood Picks 4 U

Exclusively for pickup at Northwood Library, teens and adults can complete a survey and leave it to the professionals to make the perfect suggestion! But, we...

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
collage of two style of blackout poetry, one with all unnecessary words blacked out and one designed in the shape of a heart

Celebrate National Poetry Month with the library. Create your own poem, no writing required. Instead of starting with a blank page, start with a page full of...

Take & Make: Beaded Bracelets

Take home a kit to make beautiful beaded bracelets! This take & make kit will be available at the Govans Branch from April 5 - June 19 on a first come,...

poem tote bag

April is National Poetry Month! Celebrate the importance of poetry in our culture with a DIY poem tote bag. This tote bag craft kit comes with everything you...

Take and Make: Bottle Cap Magnets

Make your very own bottle cap magnets featuring your favorite manga character or come up with your own design. Starting April 1st, call (410) 396‑1580 to...

writing signing paperwork forms

Want to make a sign, but short on materials - or not sure where to start? Come grab one of our protest sign-making kits, complete with materials and tips to...

Take & Make: Beautiful Butterflies

Spring is here and the caterpillars and butterflies are crawling and fluttering about! Create your own butterfly to hang in the window and learn some fun...

Take & Make: DIY Coin Bank

April is Financial Literacy Month! It is never too early or too late to learn about saving. Together as a family, discuss savings goals and create a coin...

Take & Make: DIY Shadow Puppets

Make your own shadow puppet and explore how you can change the shape or size of its shadow with this take & make kit. For added fun, create your own shadow...

Take & Make: Do It Yourself Ceramic Vases

Take and make a fun springtime craft that will make a beautiful centerpiece. Enjoy embellishing the vase and fill with your favorite flower. Beginning April...

Take & Make: Duct Tape Wallet

Make your own amazing duct tape wallet by picking up a kit and instructions using the Waverly Sidewalk Service at 410-396-6089. Available while supplies...

Take & Make: Mystery Seed Cups

Adopt one of our mystery seed cups! Just add water and watch what sprouts. We'll include a title recommendation that may be a hint. Call (410) 396-1168 to...

Take & Make: Paper Flowers

Folding fun for the family! Grab a paper flower take & make kit, fold flower toppers for your pencils, and plant them in your pot! Kits include: pencils,...

Take & Make: Popsicle Stick Catapults

Learn how to build popsicle stick catapults with this STEM-focused kit for school-aged children! Kits include all necessary materials and instructions. Call...

Take & Make: Recycled Egg Carton Seed Starter

Decorate a seed planter made from recyclable egg containers. All planting materials and instructions are included in this take & make kit. Call (410)...

sewing craft sample

Celebrate Global Astronomy Month by sewing your own constellation. This take & make kit will be available at the Roland Park Branch from April 1-30 on a...

Iris Folding Cat

Celebrate Spring with this fun paper craft. Using strips of colorful paper to create elaborate decorative cards. Materials will be supplied. Kits are...

Take & Make: Sun Art Kit

For Adults: Have some fun in the sun! Create sun prints using found objects with paper that changes color when exposed to sunlight. Then pick your favorite...

Take & Make: Tangrams

How many pictures can you make? Grab a tangram kit and solve puzzles using seven shapes! Kits include: tangram shapes, items to decorate with, puzzles and...

Teen Raid Box: In Verse

"Roses are red, Violets are blue. Let's get a new raid box, with a poem or two". This month's box celebrates National Poetry month with poetry bingo,...

Virtual Playgroup

Beginning April 9th, join us every Friday in April to share a story, meet other children and caregivers, and connect! Recommended for children ages 0 to...

10:30am
Virtual Event
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 Brochures in Microsoft Word 2016

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required Using Microsoft Word 2016, workshop learners will design a six-section brochure using a template. Class...

1pm
Virtual Event
Designing Flyers in Microsoft  Word 2016

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required In this workshop learners will design a variety of publications: a flier advertising an event ...

3pm
Virtual Event

Saturday, April 17

De-Stress Squish Ball

For the month of April while supplies last, pick up a make and take kit at the Northwood branch to create a squishy stress ball. Please call 410-396-6076 to...

Northwood Picks 4 U

Exclusively for pickup at Northwood Library, teens and adults can complete a survey and leave it to the professionals to make the perfect suggestion! But, we...

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
collage of two style of blackout poetry, one with all unnecessary words blacked out and one designed in the shape of a heart

Celebrate National Poetry Month with the library. Create your own poem, no writing required. Instead of starting with a blank page, start with a page full of...

Take & Make: Beaded Bracelets

Take home a kit to make beautiful beaded bracelets! This take & make kit will be available at the Govans Branch from April 5 - June 19 on a first come,...

poem tote bag

April is National Poetry Month! Celebrate the importance of poetry in our culture with a DIY poem tote bag. This tote bag craft kit comes with everything you...

Take and Make: Bottle Cap Magnets

Make your very own bottle cap magnets featuring your favorite manga character or come up with your own design. Starting April 1st, call (410) 396‑1580 to...

writing signing paperwork forms

Want to make a sign, but short on materials - or not sure where to start? Come grab one of our protest sign-making kits, complete with materials and tips to...

Storytime with a Social Worker: Cyberbullying

Join Social Worker in the Library for a book reading and interactive conversation for children and their caregivers about cyberbullying.

10am
Virtual Event
Take & Make: Beautiful Butterflies

Spring is here and the caterpillars and butterflies are crawling and fluttering about! Create your own butterfly to hang in the window and learn some fun...

Take & Make: DIY Coin Bank

April is Financial Literacy Month! It is never too early or too late to learn about saving. Together as a family, discuss savings goals and create a coin...

Take & Make: DIY Shadow Puppets

Make your own shadow puppet and explore how you can change the shape or size of its shadow with this take & make kit. For added fun, create your own shadow...

Take & Make: Do It Yourself Ceramic Vases

Take and make a fun springtime craft that will make a beautiful centerpiece. Enjoy embellishing the vase and fill with your favorite flower. Beginning April...

Take & Make: Duct Tape Wallet

Make your own amazing duct tape wallet by picking up a kit and instructions using the Waverly Sidewalk Service at 410-396-6089. Available while supplies...

Take & Make: Mystery Seed Cups

Adopt one of our mystery seed cups! Just add water and watch what sprouts. We'll include a title recommendation that may be a hint. Call (410) 396-1168 to...

Take & Make: Popsicle Stick Catapults

Learn how to build popsicle stick catapults with this STEM-focused kit for school-aged children! Kits include all necessary materials and instructions. Call...

Take & Make: Recycled Egg Carton Seed Starter

Decorate a seed planter made from recyclable egg containers. All planting materials and instructions are included in this take & make kit. Call (410)...

sewing craft sample

Celebrate Global Astronomy Month by sewing your own constellation. This take & make kit will be available at the Roland Park Branch from April 1-30 on a...

Take & Make: Sun Art Kit

For Adults: Have some fun in the sun! Create sun prints using found objects with paper that changes color when exposed to sunlight. Then pick your favorite...

Teen Raid Box: In Verse

"Roses are red, Violets are blue. Let's get a new raid box, with a poem or two". This month's box celebrates National Poetry month with poetry bingo,...

Pratt Page-Turners Online Book Club

Poetry Month! Bring a poem you love (maybe even a poem you've written); other options include reading Edward Doyle Gillespie's poetry and/or reading Poetry...

11am
Virtual Event
3D Printing for the Teen Artist

In this 3-week series for ages 12-18, we will create art objects such as wall hangings and dynamic sculptures in Tinkercad. No experience is...

1pm
Virtual Event
Let Me Be Great Youth Poetry Workshop

This workshop facilitated by Sheri J. Booker will help aspiring teen poets find inspiration and get their voice on the page. Sheri is an award winning...

1pm
Virtual Event
Chemistry in the Library: Reducing Our Footprint with Chemistry

2021 Chemists Celebrate Earth Week: Reducing Our Footprint with Chemistry Celebrate Earth Week with a chemist from the Army Research Laboratory and the...

2pm
Virtual Event
Talking Black / Talking Back : A Celebration of the Struggles & Songs of African-Americans in History & Culture

(For Teens grades 9-12) This spring, the Enoch Pratt Library, in partnership with Bard High School Early College at Baltimore invites Baltimore area high...

2pm
Virtual Event

April 11 - 17, 2021