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Events Calendar

Virtual Events Now Available

Due to the Coronavirus COVID-19 outbreak, all Pratt Library in person events are cancelled out of an abundance of caution for the health and safety of our customers. We will continue to update this page with more information as the situation evolves.

Virtual events are now available online! Browse our virtual events and attend online workshops, writers’ groups, and more from the comfort of your own home.

Events

Thursday, October 11

Born to Read and Be Bilingual (Nati per leggere): Children 0-12 Months

Join the Italian Cultural Center of Maryland for Italian language sessions for children and an adult caregiver. Call 410-396-6098 to register.

Introduction to Microsoft Excel 2010

In this two-part class, learn to move around within the spreadsheet; select cells; add worksheets, rows and columns; resize and format cells; sort, insert...

Introduction to Microsoft Office & Computer Basics

In this six-week series, four topics will be discussed: ABCs of the PC (Personal Computer) & Skill Builders’ Workshop; Introduction to Computers/Windows;...

Preschool Storytime

Stories, movement, songs, and play activities that prepare your child for lifelong learning. For ages 2-5 with a favorite adult. All abilities welcome.

Preschool Storytime

Stories, movement, songs, and play activities that prepare your child for lifelong learning. For ages 2-5 with a favorite adult. All abilities welcome.

Baby & Toddler Storytime

Stories, movement, play, and songs for babies in arms and toddlers together. Playtime follows. For little ones under two with a favorite adult. All...

Baby & Toddler Storytime

Stories, movement, play, and songs for babies in arms and toddlers together. Playtime follows. For little ones under two with a favorite adult. All...

 Born to Read and Be Bilingual (Nati per leggere): Children 1-4 Years Old

Join the Italian Cultural Center of Maryland for Italian language sessions for children and an adult caregiver. Call 410-396-6098 to register.

Baby & Toddler Storytime

Stories, movement, play, and songs for babies in arms and toddlers together. For little ones under two with a favorite adult. All abilities welcome.

Baby & Toddler Storytime

Stories, movement, play, and songs for babies in arms and toddlers together. Playtime follows. For little ones under two with a favorite adult. All...

Baby & Toddler Storytime

Stories, movement, play, and songs for babies in arms and toddlers together. Playtime follows. For little ones under two with a favorite adult. All...

Canciones y cuentos para pequeñitos en español e inglés / Baby & Toddler Storytime in Spanish and English

Cuentos, movimientos, juegos y canciones para bebés en brazos y niños pequeños juntos. Llegue temprano o quédese después para jugar. Para niños menores de...

Family Storytime

Stories, movement, songs, and our most fun activities. Come ready to move, laugh, and learn together. Come early for playtime. For families with children...

Toddler Storytime

Stories, movement, play, and songs just for walking toddlers. Playtime follows. For little ones up to 36 months with a favorite adult. All abilities welcome.

Preschool Storytime

Stories, movement, songs, and play activities that prepare your child for lifelong learning. Come early for playtime. For ages 2-5 with a favorite adult....

Fossil Fun

Celebrate National Fossil Day by making your own fossil.

Mindful Meditation

A guided meditation session led by Surya Allamraju. Please bring your own meditation mat.

Baby & Toddler Storytime

Stories, movement, play, and songs for babies in arms and toddlers together. Playtime follows. For little ones under two with a favorite adult. All...

Baby Storytime

Stories, bounces, play, and songs perfect for babies in laps and arms. Playtime follows. For babies from birth to first steps with a favorite adult. All...

2:30pm
teens studying writing in library afterschool

The 2018-19 National History Day theme is TRIUMPH & TRAGEDY IN HISTORY. Are you working on a National History Day research project? We can help with...

Teen Lounge

Teens, join us for an hour to chill, watch movies, listen to music, and play games. BYOS (bring your own snacks) and enjoy your time with us at Patterson Park.

Anime Club

Come hang out with your friends to watch and discuss your favorite anime! Snacks will be provided.

Breathe

Join us for some kid-friendly yoga and mindfulness.

Preschool Storytime

Stories, movement, songs, and play activities that prepare your child for lifelong learning. Playtime follows. For ages 3-5 with a favorite adult. All...

Teen Read Week: Drop and Read

To celebrate Teen Read Week 2018, we're asking all our teens to Drop and Read for an hour and enjoy the simple act of reading.

Altar-Making Workshop: Presented by the Creative Alliance's Artesanas Mexicanas

Celebrate life and new beginnings with Creative Alliance’s Artesanas Mexicanas! Learn the traditions and art techniques of Día de los Muertos and altar...

Discover SCIENCE with Dr. Bear

Discover SCIENCE with Dr. Bear is an National Institute of Health-funded project led by the Children's National Health System. Join us each week for "hands...

Fire Safety and Me

Explore apps, stories, games, and crafts as a family to learn about fire safety.

Full STEAM Ahead

Children will explore science, technology, engineering, art, and math through hands-on activities.

Teen Book Club

Come chat with other teens about the books you've been reading based on a theme chosen by your librarians! September theme: FANTASY October theme: LGBT

yoga group stretching

Intense cardio, metabolic, and lateral training exercise, using dance moves and strength training. Call 410-396-1168 to register.

Zombie Teddies and FrankenDolls

These aren't your average cuddly friends.... Stitch and mash up various plushes and figures into creepy monstrous creations!

teens having fun

'Free To Be Kind' is a collection of teen programs designed to promote positivity amongst youth in Baltimore City.

Let's Anime

Come and watch anime with us! Various shows are available and suggestions are welcome.

EMail - Beyond the Basics

Compose, send and receive messages. Learn to attach documents and graphics to email messages. Registration information: to register click the button to the...

Fast Track to a Job: Ace the Interview

Learn the best tips and strategies to secure and ace your next interview. During this workshop, Natasha OrtizFortier, The Creative Career Chic, will...

Introduction to MS PowerPoint 2010

Create custom presentations for work or personal use. Insert text, tables, WordArt, ClipArt, pictures, and AutoShapes. Learn to select and apply slide...

A Brief History of American Popular Music

What is popular music? What makes music popular? Come get a whirlwind tour of American popular music from the Revolutionary era up through the present day....

Friends of the Waverly Branch

Join us for the meeting of the Friends of the Waverly Branch Library. Meet other interested members of the community and work together to show your support...

Paint Night At Hamilton

Come join us as local artist Arthur Brown leads you step-by-step through each technique as you create your own acrylic masterpiece. All paint supplies will...

Peabody at the Library

An informal classical music performance for all ages presented by student musicians from Peabody Conservatory.

Yoga for Everyone

Deep breathing, relaxation, basic yoga poses and stretching -- these mixed level classes are open to those brand new to yoga. Bring your own yoga mat....

Belly Dancing Workshop

A four-week workshop exploring fitness & well-being through belly dancing. Facilitated by Vaunita Goodman.

Friends of the Canton Library

Join the Friends for their regular meeting.

Preschool Storytime

Stories, movement, songs, and play activities that prepare your child for lifelong learning. Playtime follows. For ages 2-5 with a favorite adult. All...

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