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Events

July 28 - August 3, 2021

Wednesday, July 28

3D Designing Take & Make

Each kit will have materials to design a 3D printed miniature, to be fabricated in the Govans branch. Materials will include a flash drive and an...

DIY Wildflower Seed Bombs

Beautify your backyards and lonely flower beds with seed bombs. Combine the ingredients supplied to you and toss 'em into a space needing some love to see...

board games

Looking for something new to play with your friends or family at your next game night? Then come get a free board or card game - yours to take and keep!...

Movie Night Packs

Want a fun night in with the family? Curl up with a couple of movies, some candy, and a candy-wrapper craft! To reserve your kit, stop by the Forest Park...

Northwood Picks 4 U

Exclusively for pickup at Northwood Branch, 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
A pair of hands working on a piece of crochet.

Make your own crocheted project with these take and make kits. Each kit includes: 5.5 mm (size I9) crochet hook, a skein of yarn, and a project...

Take & Make: Geoboard Fun

Create your own colorful shapes and patterns using plastic geoboards and rubber bands. This take & make kit will be available at the Waverly Branch from...

three vanilla ice cream cones with colorful sprinkles lined up in a row

Beat the heat and celebrate National Ice Cream Day with a fun take & make kit featuring a simple recipe for ice cream playdough, the ingredients needed to...

Take & Make: Mini Works of Art

Come to the Light Street Branch to pick up your own kit. The kit comes with a mini canvas and your own paint set. Create your mini work of art, and we'd love...

Take & Make: Outer Space Journal

Make your own outer space journal! Fill it with drawings, decorate it with foam stickers, and document your imaginary outer space journey. Find inspiration...

Paracord Bracelets

Borrow a teen book using your library card and receive a kit with instructions to make a paracord bracelet! Supplies for the program will be available at the...

Take & Make: Phys-kits

Why does a cardboard box make such a great guitar? Why does a water bottle make beautiful rocket? Answer: Physics. Physics is more than a heavy word, it...

Take & Make: Read It! Read It! Frog Puppet

Design your own frog puppet with this craft project for kids! This take & make kit will be available at the Govans Branch from July 19-31 on a first come,...

a painted rock featuring a yellow sun on a blue background

Paint a tiny work of art on a rock! This take & make kit will be available at the Light Street Branch from July 26-31 on a first come, first served basis,...

Take & Make: Seed Balls

Take home a kit for making seed balls perfect for dropping around the neighborhood. Scatter them by sidewalks and watch the joy and color that blooms when...

paper crafts colorful construction paper

This take and make kit is a great summer craft that you can use for flowers, storage or gifting! Special Instruction: Must borrow a book using your library...

construction paper in a rainbow of colors

Explore the theme of art & identity and the ways that art can help us think about who we are and who we can grow to be with this art kit from the Walters Art...

a wind chime made of a large stick, twine and beads

Learn about wind and weather while making your own wind chimes! Pick up a take & make kit at the Patterson Park Branch and find a big stick in your...

Take & Make: Windsock

Take home a kit to craft your own windsock. Using a paper bag, popsicle stick, string, streamers, and stickers, you can engineer this simple flying device...

colored pencils creative art drawing

Coloring is not just for kids; it is a great way to relax, have some "me" time or share the activity with friends or loved ones. The kits will be available...

Take and Make: Tissue Paper Art

Stop by the Southeast Anchor Library to pick up a kit with supplies to make a picture on canvas out of tissue paper. Beginning July 1st, call (410)396‑1580...

Teen Raid Box: Nothing's Better Than a Picnic

Swing by the library for a picnic in a box as we celebrate National Picnic Month. The month raid box contains a summer challenge activity, recommended...

five Olympic rings carved into stone, in front of a body of water at sunset

Your vote is your voice in our Olympic Election! This summer, the Roland Park Branch will be holding an Olympic Election. Every person of any age is...

Baltimore City Health Department Vaccine Clinic

Moderna vaccines are available at NO COST to ALL Baltimore City Residents 18 and over. To register by phone or for any questions, please call:...

Covid-19 Vaccine Clinic

The Baltimore City Health Department will provide the Moderna vaccine. Call 443-984-8650 or go to COVAX.BaltimoreCity.Gov to Register.

HeARTworks group of young adults pose with their wares.

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...

10am
Virtual Event
Pratt Teen Choice Awards

Nominate the best of THE BEST! Every month for 7 DAYS ONLY we ask YOU to tell us your top 3 favorites for the year from a given topic such as games, movies,...

10am
Virtual Event
Take & Make Bath Bomb Kits

We all deserve some care. Take a bath bomb kit home and treat yourself to something special. While supplies last.

Take & Make:  Paint-by-Numbers Craft

Express yourself! Create a paint-by-number masterpiece on a 16 x 20 pre-printed canvas. Craft kit includes all supplies & instruction. Kits available on a...

10am
Virtual Event
Take & Make: Farmyard Animals Magnets

Decorate your fridge with a magnet featuring an animal you would see at a farm! Find out more about the animal with the enclosed booklist and fact...

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
fish swimming among a coral reef

This program has been postponed to a future date. We apologize for the inconvenience. The poetry of the sea, the myths of the past, and fairy tales of the...

Introduction to Skype/WhatsApp

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

12pm
Virtual Event
Take & Make Bath Bomb Kits

We all deserve some care. Take a bath bomb kit home and treat yourself to something special. While supplies last.

Design Your Future: 2021 Teen Summer Camp

REGISTRATION IS CLOSED, THANK YOU FOR YOUR INTEREST! Welcome to the 2nd annual Teen Summer Camps @ the Pratt! Design a road map to your future in this...

1pm
Virtual Event
Transform T-Shirt Into Tote Bag

Are you ready to have fun? I am! Let’s transform a t-shirt into a tote bag. Limited supplies are available grab your supplies from the Orleans Street...

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 App,...

1:30pm
Virtual Event
Caribbean Lit Book Club

Read and discuss Floating in a Most Peculiar Way: A Memoir, by Louis Chude-Sokei "The astonishing journey of a bright, utterly displaced boy, from the...

6:30pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, July 29

3D Designing Take & Make

Each kit will have materials to design a 3D printed miniature, to be fabricated in the Govans branch. Materials will include a flash drive and an...

DIY Wildflower Seed Bombs

Beautify your backyards and lonely flower beds with seed bombs. Combine the ingredients supplied to you and toss 'em into a space needing some love to see...

board games

Looking for something new to play with your friends or family at your next game night? Then come get a free board or card game - yours to take and keep!...

Movie Night Packs

Want a fun night in with the family? Curl up with a couple of movies, some candy, and a candy-wrapper craft! To reserve your kit, stop by the Forest Park...

Northwood Picks 4 U

Exclusively for pickup at Northwood Branch, 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
A pair of hands working on a piece of crochet.

Make your own crocheted project with these take and make kits. Each kit includes: 5.5 mm (size I9) crochet hook, a skein of yarn, and a project...

Take & Make: Geoboard Fun

Create your own colorful shapes and patterns using plastic geoboards and rubber bands. This take & make kit will be available at the Waverly Branch from...

three vanilla ice cream cones with colorful sprinkles lined up in a row

Beat the heat and celebrate National Ice Cream Day with a fun take & make kit featuring a simple recipe for ice cream playdough, the ingredients needed to...

Take & Make: Mini Works of Art

Come to the Light Street Branch to pick up your own kit. The kit comes with a mini canvas and your own paint set. Create your mini work of art, and we'd love...

Take & Make: Outer Space Journal

Make your own outer space journal! Fill it with drawings, decorate it with foam stickers, and document your imaginary outer space journey. Find inspiration...

Paracord Bracelets

Borrow a teen book using your library card and receive a kit with instructions to make a paracord bracelet! Supplies for the program will be available at the...

Take & Make: Phys-kits

Why does a cardboard box make such a great guitar? Why does a water bottle make beautiful rocket? Answer: Physics. Physics is more than a heavy word, it...

Take & Make: Read It! Read It! Frog Puppet

Design your own frog puppet with this craft project for kids! This take & make kit will be available at the Govans Branch from July 19-31 on a first come,...

a painted rock featuring a yellow sun on a blue background

Paint a tiny work of art on a rock! This take & make kit will be available at the Light Street Branch from July 26-31 on a first come, first served basis,...

Take & Make: Seed Balls

Take home a kit for making seed balls perfect for dropping around the neighborhood. Scatter them by sidewalks and watch the joy and color that blooms when...

paper crafts colorful construction paper

This take and make kit is a great summer craft that you can use for flowers, storage or gifting! Special Instruction: Must borrow a book using your library...

construction paper in a rainbow of colors

Explore the theme of art & identity and the ways that art can help us think about who we are and who we can grow to be with this art kit from the Walters Art...

a wind chime made of a large stick, twine and beads

Learn about wind and weather while making your own wind chimes! Pick up a take & make kit at the Patterson Park Branch and find a big stick in your...

Take & Make: Windsock

Take home a kit to craft your own windsock. Using a paper bag, popsicle stick, string, streamers, and stickers, you can engineer this simple flying device...

colored pencils creative art drawing

Coloring is not just for kids; it is a great way to relax, have some "me" time or share the activity with friends or loved ones. The kits will be available...

Take and Make: Tissue Paper Art

Stop by the Southeast Anchor Library to pick up a kit with supplies to make a picture on canvas out of tissue paper. Beginning July 1st, call (410)396‑1580...

Teen Raid Box: Nothing's Better Than a Picnic

Swing by the library for a picnic in a box as we celebrate National Picnic Month. The month raid box contains a summer challenge activity, recommended...

five Olympic rings carved into stone, in front of a body of water at sunset

Your vote is your voice in our Olympic Election! This summer, the Roland Park Branch will be holding an Olympic Election. Every person of any age is...

Pratt Teen Choice Awards

Nominate the best of THE BEST! Every month for 7 DAYS ONLY we ask YOU to tell us your top 3 favorites for the year from a given topic such as games, movies,...

10am
Virtual Event
Take & Make: Farmyard Animals Magnets

Decorate your fridge with a magnet featuring an animal you would see at a farm! Find out more about the animal with the enclosed booklist and fact...

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’ Workshop,...

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

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

11am
Virtual Event
Google Drive Series

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required In this 5-week series, 5 topics will be discussed: Google Drive, Google Docs, Google Calendar, Google...

12pm
Virtual Event
Take & Make Bath Bomb Kits

We all deserve some care. Take a bath bomb kit home and treat yourself to something special. While supplies last.

Take & Make:  Paint-by-Numbers Craft

Express yourself! Create a paint-by-number masterpiece on a 16 x 20 pre-printed canvas. Craft kit includes all supplies & instruction. Kits available on a...

12pm
Virtual Event
Transform T-Shirt Into Tote Bag

Are you ready to have fun? I am! Let’s transform a t-shirt into a tote bag. Limited supplies are available grab your supplies from the Orleans Street...

Intermediate Word 2016, Part 1 & 2

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required Participants will learn to organize content using tables and charts. Apply different style formats and...

1:30pm
Virtual Event
Summer Treats Baltimore: Popsicles

Learn how to make popsicles at home during this virtual program! Key ingredients needed for Ms. Carrie’s Strawberry Lemonade Popsicles: strawberries (frozen...

4pm
Virtual Event
girl and woman touching their toes

This program has been postponed to Saturday, July 31 due to the weather. We apologize for the inconvenience. GameOn! Fitness is all about family, fun, and...

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,...

5:30pm
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

Friday, July 30

3D Designing Take & Make

Each kit will have materials to design a 3D printed miniature, to be fabricated in the Govans branch. Materials will include a flash drive and an...

DIY Wildflower Seed Bombs

Beautify your backyards and lonely flower beds with seed bombs. Combine the ingredients supplied to you and toss 'em into a space needing some love to see...

board games

Looking for something new to play with your friends or family at your next game night? Then come get a free board or card game - yours to take and keep!...

Movie Night Packs

Want a fun night in with the family? Curl up with a couple of movies, some candy, and a candy-wrapper craft! To reserve your kit, stop by the Forest Park...

Northwood Picks 4 U

Exclusively for pickup at Northwood Branch, 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
A pair of hands working on a piece of crochet.

Make your own crocheted project with these take and make kits. Each kit includes: 5.5 mm (size I9) crochet hook, a skein of yarn, and a project...

Take & Make: Geoboard Fun

Create your own colorful shapes and patterns using plastic geoboards and rubber bands. This take & make kit will be available at the Waverly Branch from...

three vanilla ice cream cones with colorful sprinkles lined up in a row

Beat the heat and celebrate National Ice Cream Day with a fun take & make kit featuring a simple recipe for ice cream playdough, the ingredients needed to...

Take & Make: Mini Works of Art

Come to the Light Street Branch to pick up your own kit. The kit comes with a mini canvas and your own paint set. Create your mini work of art, and we'd love...

Take & Make: Outer Space Journal

Make your own outer space journal! Fill it with drawings, decorate it with foam stickers, and document your imaginary outer space journey. Find inspiration...

Paracord Bracelets

Borrow a teen book using your library card and receive a kit with instructions to make a paracord bracelet! Supplies for the program will be available at the...

Take & Make: Phys-kits

Why does a cardboard box make such a great guitar? Why does a water bottle make beautiful rocket? Answer: Physics. Physics is more than a heavy word, it...

Take & Make: Read It! Read It! Frog Puppet

Design your own frog puppet with this craft project for kids! This take & make kit will be available at the Govans Branch from July 19-31 on a first come,...

a painted rock featuring a yellow sun on a blue background

Paint a tiny work of art on a rock! This take & make kit will be available at the Light Street Branch from July 26-31 on a first come, first served basis,...

Take & Make: Seed Balls

Take home a kit for making seed balls perfect for dropping around the neighborhood. Scatter them by sidewalks and watch the joy and color that blooms when...

paper crafts colorful construction paper

This take and make kit is a great summer craft that you can use for flowers, storage or gifting! Special Instruction: Must borrow a book using your library...

construction paper in a rainbow of colors

Explore the theme of art & identity and the ways that art can help us think about who we are and who we can grow to be with this art kit from the Walters Art...

a wind chime made of a large stick, twine and beads

Learn about wind and weather while making your own wind chimes! Pick up a take & make kit at the Patterson Park Branch and find a big stick in your...

Take & Make: Windsock

Take home a kit to craft your own windsock. Using a paper bag, popsicle stick, string, streamers, and stickers, you can engineer this simple flying device...

colored pencils creative art drawing

Coloring is not just for kids; it is a great way to relax, have some "me" time or share the activity with friends or loved ones. The kits will be available...

Take and Make: Tissue Paper Art

Stop by the Southeast Anchor Library to pick up a kit with supplies to make a picture on canvas out of tissue paper. Beginning July 1st, call (410)396‑1580...

Teen Raid Box: Nothing's Better Than a Picnic

Swing by the library for a picnic in a box as we celebrate National Picnic Month. The month raid box contains a summer challenge activity, recommended...

five Olympic rings carved into stone, in front of a body of water at sunset

Your vote is your voice in our Olympic Election! This summer, the Roland Park Branch will be holding an Olympic Election. Every person of any age is...

Take & Make Bath Bomb Kits

We all deserve some care. Take a bath bomb kit home and treat yourself to something special. While supplies last.

Take & Make:  Paint-by-Numbers Craft

Express yourself! Create a paint-by-number masterpiece on a 16 x 20 pre-printed canvas. Craft kit includes all supplies & instruction. Kits available on a...

10am
Virtual Event
Take & Make: Farmyard Animals Magnets

Decorate your fridge with a magnet featuring an animal you would see at a farm! Find out more about the animal with the enclosed booklist and fact...

Take & Make Bath Bomb Kits

We all deserve some care. Take a bath bomb kit home and treat yourself to something special. While supplies last.

Designing Brochures in Microsoft Word 2016

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required Learners will design a six-section brochure using a template. Class Prerequisite Recommendation – ABCs...

1pm
Virtual Event
Creating Flyers in Microsoft Word 2016

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required Learners will design a flier advertising an event; a program outlining date, times, and details of an...

3pm
Virtual Event

Saturday, July 31

3D Designing Take & Make

Each kit will have materials to design a 3D printed miniature, to be fabricated in the Govans branch. Materials will include a flash drive and an...

DIY Wildflower Seed Bombs

Beautify your backyards and lonely flower beds with seed bombs. Combine the ingredients supplied to you and toss 'em into a space needing some love to see...

board games

Looking for something new to play with your friends or family at your next game night? Then come get a free board or card game - yours to take and keep!...

Movie Night Packs

Want a fun night in with the family? Curl up with a couple of movies, some candy, and a candy-wrapper craft! To reserve your kit, stop by the Forest Park...

Northwood Picks 4 U

Exclusively for pickup at Northwood Branch, 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
A pair of hands working on a piece of crochet.

Make your own crocheted project with these take and make kits. Each kit includes: 5.5 mm (size I9) crochet hook, a skein of yarn, and a project...

Take & Make: Geoboard Fun

Create your own colorful shapes and patterns using plastic geoboards and rubber bands. This take & make kit will be available at the Waverly Branch from...

three vanilla ice cream cones with colorful sprinkles lined up in a row

Beat the heat and celebrate National Ice Cream Day with a fun take & make kit featuring a simple recipe for ice cream playdough, the ingredients needed to...

Take & Make: Mini Works of Art

Come to the Light Street Branch to pick up your own kit. The kit comes with a mini canvas and your own paint set. Create your mini work of art, and we'd love...

Take & Make: Outer Space Journal

Make your own outer space journal! Fill it with drawings, decorate it with foam stickers, and document your imaginary outer space journey. Find inspiration...

Take & Make: Phys-kits

Why does a cardboard box make such a great guitar? Why does a water bottle make beautiful rocket? Answer: Physics. Physics is more than a heavy word, it...

Take & Make: Read It! Read It! Frog Puppet

Design your own frog puppet with this craft project for kids! This take & make kit will be available at the Govans Branch from July 19-31 on a first come,...

a painted rock featuring a yellow sun on a blue background

Paint a tiny work of art on a rock! This take & make kit will be available at the Light Street Branch from July 26-31 on a first come, first served basis,...

Take & Make: Seed Balls

Take home a kit for making seed balls perfect for dropping around the neighborhood. Scatter them by sidewalks and watch the joy and color that blooms when...

paper crafts colorful construction paper

This take and make kit is a great summer craft that you can use for flowers, storage or gifting! Special Instruction: Must borrow a book using your library...

construction paper in a rainbow of colors

Explore the theme of art & identity and the ways that art can help us think about who we are and who we can grow to be with this art kit from the Walters Art...

a wind chime made of a large stick, twine and beads

Learn about wind and weather while making your own wind chimes! Pick up a take & make kit at the Patterson Park Branch and find a big stick in your...

Take & Make: Windsock

Take home a kit to craft your own windsock. Using a paper bag, popsicle stick, string, streamers, and stickers, you can engineer this simple flying device...

colored pencils creative art drawing

Coloring is not just for kids; it is a great way to relax, have some "me" time or share the activity with friends or loved ones. The kits will be available...

Take and Make: Tissue Paper Art

Stop by the Southeast Anchor Library to pick up a kit with supplies to make a picture on canvas out of tissue paper. Beginning July 1st, call (410)396‑1580...

Teen Raid Box: Nothing's Better Than a Picnic

Swing by the library for a picnic in a box as we celebrate National Picnic Month. The month raid box contains a summer challenge activity, recommended...

five Olympic rings carved into stone, in front of a body of water at sunset

Your vote is your voice in our Olympic Election! This summer, the Roland Park Branch will be holding an Olympic Election. Every person of any age is...

HeARTworks group of young adults pose with their wares.

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...

10am
Virtual Event
Take & Make Bath Bomb Kits

We all deserve some care. Take a bath bomb kit home and treat yourself to something special. While supplies last.

Take & Make: Farmyard Animals Magnets

Decorate your fridge with a magnet featuring an animal you would see at a farm! Find out more about the animal with the enclosed booklist and fact...

girl and woman touching their toes

GameOn! Fitness is all about family, fun, and fitness! Join us at the Patterson Park Branch or participate in these fun physical activities together at...

10:30am
Patterson Park
Stream Available
Take & Make Bath Bomb Kits

We all deserve some care. Take a bath bomb kit home and treat yourself to something special. While supplies last.

Design Your Future: 2021 Teen Summer Camp

REGISTRATION IS CLOSED, THANK YOU FOR YOUR INTEREST! Welcome to the 2nd annual Teen Summer Camps @ the Pratt! Design a road map to your future in this...

1pm
Virtual Event

Sunday, August 1

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
Take & Make: Phys-kits

Why does a cardboard box make such a great guitar? Why does a water bottle make beautiful rocket? Answer: Physics. Physics is more than a heavy word, it...

Take & Make: Solar Ovens and S'mores

Turn a pizza box into an oven and roast S'mores with the power of the sun! Each kit includes step-by-step instructions and supplies to construct the oven....

Monday, August 2

Anime Club Kit

Miss Anime Club? Me too. Well, check out our Anime Club Kit to see if you can bring Anime Club home instead. Kits may include anything from crafts,...

image of a pint of cajou ice cream

SOLD OUT Part of Summer Break Baltimore, chill out with some super-premium Cajou ice cream that's made right here in Baltimore and enjoy some of the Pratt's...

Stack of books sitting on a table. There is an open book at the top of the stack.

Learn something new, or revisit familiar topics with these take-home book bundles. Each bundle will contain four books - two for cooking, and two for...

board games

Looking for something new to play with your friends or family at your next game night? Then come get a free board or card game - yours to take and keep!...

Light Up Card Take & Make

Learn how to create a light-up card with simple circuits. Supplies for the program will be available at the Govans Branch. Call (410) 396-6098 to request an...

Northwood Picks 4 U

Exclusively for pickup at Northwood Branch, 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
craft supplies including paint, glue, markers, and paper laid out on a table

Pick up a kit of supplies and create a new world! Imagine what the people, plants and animals will look like on this world. Bring in your creation and it...

Take & Make: Decorative Light Switch Cover

One way we can save energy is by turning off lights when we leave the room. Help yourself remember with your very own light switch cover, also known as a...

Take & Make: Making Nature Memories

Take home a kit to preserve your memories of summer. Included are all the materials and instructions you need to press flowers and create stunning art with...

Take & Make: Phys-kits

Why does a cardboard box make such a great guitar? Why does a water bottle make beautiful rocket? Answer: Physics. Physics is more than a heavy word, it...

Take & Make: Soap Cloud

Learn how to make cool cloud shapes from soap, inspired by the book It Looked Like Spilt Milk by Charles J. Shaw, with this STEM take & make activity. This...

Take & Make: Solar Ovens and S'mores

Turn a pizza box into an oven and roast S'mores with the power of the sun! Each kit includes step-by-step instructions and supplies to construct the oven....

Take & Make: Sprout Houses

Take home a kit to grow a green plant from a seed. Using a plastic bag, cotton balls, and seeds, families can watch how plants grow and develop while writing...

Take & Make: Star Stems

Learn about the stars and make your own mini constellation! This take & make kit will be available at the Washington Village Branch from August 2-31 on a...

Take & Make: Twirling Ladybug Craft

Check out a book on insects and pick up a twirling ladybug craft kit including construction paper, googly eyes, a black washable marker, string, and ladybug...

Take & Make: Vision Boards

Create a personalized vision board to help you plan and acheieve your goals. Each kit will contain: a mini poster board, old magazines, a glue stick, & a...

a baby African elephant walks next to a puddle

Learn about what makes African elephants wonderful, and how we can protect them, with your own wearable conservation craft kit. This take & make kit will...

Take & Make: Yarn Monsters

Create your own yarn monster, then write about it! What’s its name? Where is it from? This take & make kit will be available at the Orleans Street Branch...

Take and Make: Back to School Kit

School is just around the corner. Want a chance to have some personalized school supplies? Stop by the Southeast Anchor Library to pick up your kit to help...

Taste, Rate and Read: Candies of the World

There is a whole world of sweets (and not-so-sweets) out there, and now is your opportunity to try some! Come to the Northwood Library starting August 2,...

Teen Raid Box: Buccaneer Tales

Arrr-gust is International Pirate Day. Sail into the library to pick up your “not so buried treasure”. Boxes include pirate themed activity, recommended...

five Olympic rings carved into stone, in front of a body of water at sunset

Your vote is your voice in our Olympic Election! This summer, the Roland Park Branch will be holding an Olympic Election. Every person of any age is...

writing signing paperwork forms

Make your own comic book to celebrate comic book day! Pick up your take & make at the Hamilton Branch on or after August 2nd.

HeARTworks group of young adults pose with their wares.

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...

10am
Virtual Event
Take & Make: Fun Geometric Shapes

Create an artwork using geometric shapes. Supplies for the program will be available at the Govans Branch. Call (410) 396-6098 to request an appointment to...

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
Take & Make: Red White and BLUEberry Muffin

Pick up a yummy summery muffin mix in a jar. Take and bake at home with eggs, butter, milk, and vanilla. While supplies last.

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,...

12:30pm
Virtual Event
Introduction to Zoom

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

3pm
Virtual Event
Virtual Yoga for Everyone with Civonnia

Registration not required, but encouraged. Please register through Eventbrite here. Join BYFree instructor, Civonnia, for virtual deep breathing,...

5:30pm
Virtual Event
books stacked on library table

Join Certified "Guided Autobiography" instructor Karen Bovie to begin your journey into memoir and life story writing through this series of classes. Recall...

6:30pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, August 3

Anime Club Kit

Miss Anime Club? Me too. Well, check out our Anime Club Kit to see if you can bring Anime Club home instead. Kits may include anything from crafts,...

image of a pint of cajou ice cream

SOLD OUT Part of Summer Break Baltimore, chill out with some super-premium Cajou ice cream that's made right here in Baltimore and enjoy some of the Pratt's...

Stack of books sitting on a table. There is an open book at the top of the stack.

Learn something new, or revisit familiar topics with these take-home book bundles. Each bundle will contain four books - two for cooking, and two for...

board games

Looking for something new to play with your friends or family at your next game night? Then come get a free board or card game - yours to take and keep!...

Light Up Card Take & Make

Learn how to create a light-up card with simple circuits. Supplies for the program will be available at the Govans Branch. Call (410) 396-6098 to request an...

Northwood Picks 4 U

Exclusively for pickup at Northwood Branch, 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
craft supplies including paint, glue, markers, and paper laid out on a table

Pick up a kit of supplies and create a new world! Imagine what the people, plants and animals will look like on this world. Bring in your creation and it...

Take & Make: Decorative Light Switch Cover

One way we can save energy is by turning off lights when we leave the room. Help yourself remember with your very own light switch cover, also known as a...

Take & Make: Making Nature Memories

Take home a kit to preserve your memories of summer. Included are all the materials and instructions you need to press flowers and create stunning art with...

Take & Make: Phys-kits

Why does a cardboard box make such a great guitar? Why does a water bottle make beautiful rocket? Answer: Physics. Physics is more than a heavy word, it...

Take & Make: Soap Cloud

Learn how to make cool cloud shapes from soap, inspired by the book It Looked Like Spilt Milk by Charles J. Shaw, with this STEM take & make activity. This...

Take & Make: Solar Ovens and S'mores

Turn a pizza box into an oven and roast S'mores with the power of the sun! Each kit includes step-by-step instructions and supplies to construct the oven....

Take & Make: Sprout Houses

Take home a kit to grow a green plant from a seed. Using a plastic bag, cotton balls, and seeds, families can watch how plants grow and develop while writing...

Take & Make: Star Stems

Learn about the stars and make your own mini constellation! This take & make kit will be available at the Washington Village Branch from August 2-31 on a...

Take & Make: Twirling Ladybug Craft

Check out a book on insects and pick up a twirling ladybug craft kit including construction paper, googly eyes, a black washable marker, string, and ladybug...

Take & Make: Vision Boards

Create a personalized vision board to help you plan and acheieve your goals. Each kit will contain: a mini poster board, old magazines, a glue stick, & a...

a baby African elephant walks next to a puddle

Learn about what makes African elephants wonderful, and how we can protect them, with your own wearable conservation craft kit. This take & make kit will...

Take & Make: Yarn Monsters

Create your own yarn monster, then write about it! What’s its name? Where is it from? This take & make kit will be available at the Orleans Street Branch...

Take and Make: Back to School Kit

School is just around the corner. Want a chance to have some personalized school supplies? Stop by the Southeast Anchor Library to pick up your kit to help...

Taste, Rate and Read: Candies of the World

There is a whole world of sweets (and not-so-sweets) out there, and now is your opportunity to try some! Come to the Northwood Library starting August 2,...

Teen Raid Box: Buccaneer Tales

Arrr-gust is International Pirate Day. Sail into the library to pick up your “not so buried treasure”. Boxes include pirate themed activity, recommended...

five Olympic rings carved into stone, in front of a body of water at sunset

Your vote is your voice in our Olympic Election! This summer, the Roland Park Branch will be holding an Olympic Election. Every person of any age is...

Take & Make: Fun Geometric Shapes

Create an artwork using geometric shapes. Supplies for the program will be available at the Govans Branch. Call (410) 396-6098 to request an appointment to...

Take & Make: Red White and BLUEberry Muffin

Pick up a yummy summery muffin mix in a jar. Take and bake at home with eggs, butter, milk, and vanilla. While supplies last.

computer keyboard hands

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
Google Drive Series

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required In this 5-week series, 5 topics will be discussed: Google Drive, Google Docs, Google Calendar, Google...

12pm
Virtual Event
Healthy Little Cooks: Strawberry Peach Shakes

Cook with Healthy Little Cooks as we make a shake using one of our favorite delicious summer fruits, peaches! You’ll learn how to turn the fruit into a...

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
Kippa Madden

Kippa Madden, is a singer/songwriter from Baltimore Maryland who's performed and featured in various venues in and around Maryland. She has travelled and...

2pm
Virtual Event
GameTruck Summer Popup at Northwood!

This year's summer experience just got a whole lot better! The Northwood Library will host a GameTruck on August 3, from 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm! Interested...

computer keyboard hands

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

5:30pm
Virtual Event

July 28 - August 3, 2021