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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 18

PeaceFire at the Pratt

Create peace flags and peace posters for Baltimore Ceasefire! Help us make PeaceFire at the Pratt, an installation of peace flags, banners, and peace...

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.

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...

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....

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
Flower-making Workshop: Presented by the Creative Alliance's Artesanas Mexicanas

Create beautiful flowers using colorful tissue paper with Creative Alliance's Artesanas Mexicanas.

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.

colored pencils creative art drawing

The Walbrook branch will host an art workshop focused on cubism. We will also discuss the themes around Angie Thomas bestselling debut The Hate U Give.

Breathe

Join us for some kid-friendly yoga and mindfulness.

Minecraft

Bring your computer gaming and engineering skills, and play Minecraft with your friends.

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 Crafts: Sewing Club

Join the young adult staff as we make craft projects using hand sewing and machine sewing basics.

Teen Video Game Night

Come out and play video games with your friends on the big screen!

Drones are back again at Penn

Come out fly drones with your friends and see who is the best flyer

Free Family Flick: Hotel Transylvania 2

Dracula teaches his half-human grandson how to be a vampire with the help of his fellow ghouls, but their efforts are complicated by the arrival of Dracula's...

Free Family Flick: The Witches

Come enjoy the film adaptation of Roald Dahl's classic children's novel.

Gourd Painting

Whether you have your pumpkins ready for the season or not, join us for tiny gourd painting! Be as creative as you want because the 'best-in-show' may win a...

writing signing paperwork forms

Bring your notebooks, pens, and inspiration to this club and share your work and discuss topics related to books and writing with other creative teens.

yoga group stretching

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

Disney Delights - Lilo & Stitch

Old Time Disney Delights - Not a Princess in Sight! The feature is shown with subtitles/closed captioning. Snacks permitted! A tale of a young girl's...

teens having fun

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

Haunted Candy Mansion

Get in the spirit of spooky festivities by building your own edible haunted house...

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 Walk through Walbrook History

Join us as Vivian Fisher, manager of the Central Library's African American Department, shares the history of the Walbrook area.

The Island of Sea Women by Lisa See is the 2020 choice for One Maryland One Book.

Read and discuss Bloodsworth: The True Story of the First Death Row Inmate Exonerated by DNA Evidence by Tim Junkin, the One Maryland One Book selection for...

The Island of Sea Women by Lisa See is the 2020 choice for One Maryland One Book.

Read and discuss Bloodsworth: The True Story of the First Death Row Inmate Exonerated by DNA Evidence by Tim Junkin, the One Maryland One Book selection for...

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.

The Island of Sea Women by Lisa See is the 2020 choice for One Maryland One Book.

Read and discuss Bloodsworth: The True Story of the First Death Row Inmate Exonerated by DNA Evidence by Tim Junkin, the One Maryland One Book selection for...

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...

Writers LIVE: Liza Mundy, Code Girls: The Untold Story of the American Women Code Breakers of World War II

Recruited by the U.S. Army and Navy from small towns and elite colleges, more than ten thousand women served as codebreakers during World War II. While their...

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