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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

Monday, October 22

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...

Baby Storytime

Stories, bounces, play, and songs perfect for babies in laps and arms. Come early or stay after for playtime. For babies from birth to first steps with a...

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...

Lawyer in the Library

Lawyers from Maryland Legal Aid provide one-on-one legal services. Types of issues include: bankruptcy, child custody, divorce, expungement, foreclosure,...

Monday Yarns

Bring your yarn and your knitting needles or crochet hook. Craft with us.

Information 101

The Information 101 presentation is an overview of the immigration path to naturalization or obtaining a lawful immigration status. The presentation...

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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.

Baltimore Speaks Out

Baltimore Speaks Out (BSO) is an after school program with Wide Angle Youth Media, teaching young people aged 10 to 15 digital media production, critical...

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Join us and learn how to make a short film using the Sock Puppets app and an iPad.

Teen Book Discussion

Share what you have been reading with the teen librarian at the Govans Branch.

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Mr. Authur Brown will instruct paint night with the One Book Baltimore/Ceasefire initiative.

iRhyme by the Media Rhythm Institute

iRhyme is a STEM and literacy program that introduces students to music production (songwriting, recording and editing) and creative writing. The students...

story time, librarian and children

For those who like to listen to exciting stories read by a pro: join Mrs. Burdnell as she shares some of her most exciting tales for school-aged kids .

Canton Crafternoon

Drop in for craft projects and open art play with Miss Lisa.

Maker Mondays

Discover a different STEAM concept each week with projects that will inspire you to create.

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Do you love writing and drawing? Join our writing club where our fanfictions, poetry, manga, doodles, and more will be self-published in a collaborative...

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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....

Lyrics and Reality

A "free To Be Kind" talk

Family Storytime

Stories, movement, songs, and our most fun activities. Come ready to move, laugh, and learn together. Playtime follows. For families with children ages 2-5;...

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

Monday Movie: Pacific Rim: Uprising

When the Kaiju invade Earth again, Jake Pentecost must lead a new team of Jaeger pilots. Aided by Mako Mori, Dr. Gottlieb and Dr. Geiszler, the young pilots...

Safety Bracelets

Make a bracelet that promotes safety.

Google Drive Series

Documents and Calendar - Learn how to create basic documents in Google Docs. Create calendars, practice using calendar features and share events...

Google Drive Series

Documents and Calendar - Learn how to create basic documents in Google Docs. Create calendars, practice using calendar features and share events...

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;...

Learn About the "Baltimore Consent Decree"

Miller Roberts, III, the Northern District Neighborhood Liaison, will present information about the "Baltimore Consent Decree," a judicially-enforceable...

Microsoft Office and 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;...

Monday Night Movies

Join us in the month of October as we show movies that will scare the "BOO" out of you. Movies showing this month will be: October 1: "The Mummy" with...

You are invited to Hogwarts

Join us at Clifton to watch the favorite 'Boy Who Lived", Harry Potter is coming to Hogwarts for Magic Week.

Zumbini with Kirsten

A music and movement class created for infants, toddlers, preschoolers and their caregivers full of music, dance, and educational tools. Designed to let you...

Film: Bloodsworth: An Innocent Man

Bloodsworth: An Innocent Man is a documentary memoir recounting Kirk Bloodsworth's remarkable journey through the criminal justice system. An innocent man...

From Jazz to Hip-Hop

Explore the origins and evolution of popular music forms that originated in the African American community. Discuss the social and cultural changes that...

Needles and Hooks

Do you enjoy needle knitting, loom knitting, or crochet? Bring in your supplies to work on group projects while socializing with other yarn artists. Feel...

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

Presented by Vaunita Goodman. Adults only program. Call 410-396-6098 to register.

Writers LIVE:  Jane Rosenberg LaForge, The Hawkman

A great war, a great love, and the mythology that unites them; The Hawkman: A Fairy Tale of the Great War is a lyrical adaptation of a beloved classic. Set...

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