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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.


Saturday, November 10

Cherry Hill Community Peace Journal

Come fill our Journal. Write your hopes, your sorrows, your dreams, your reflections. Fill our Peace Journal with your heart's contemplations.

Fast Track to a Job: Tips and Tricks for Applications, Interviews and More

Join Natasha OrtizFortier of Creative Career Chic for this interactive workshop.

Introduction to Windows

Learn about common Windows terms and definitions. Become familiar with the menu bar, tool bar and other elements. Learn about other Windows features such as...

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...

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...

Chair Yoga

Presented by Surya Allamraju of Sunshine Yoga.


Explore Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math through play, discovery, movement and stories.

A Saturday with Sherlock Holmes: "You See But You Do Not Observe"

The 37th annual program presented by the Six Napoleons of Baltimore, The Sherlockians of Baltimore, the Carlton Club, and Watson's Tin Box of Ellicott City...

Disney Delights - Peter Pan

Old Time Disney Delights - Not a Princess in Sight! Enjoy old-fashioned Disney animation as we present a series of Disney classics. The feature is shown...

Family Storytime

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

Free Family Flick: Shark Lady

Watch the true story of Eugenie Clark who became the ocean's most fearless scientist. Make a shark craft too.

Saturday at the Cinema: Max

A military dog from Afghanistan is adopted by his late handler's grieving family in the U.S., where his close bond with the soldier's brother leads to a...

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Play and learn with toys to touch, feel, hear, and watch. For children under 7 with a favorite adult. All abilities welcome.

Knot Just Knitting

Join this knitting and crochet group at the Northwood Branch.

Make a Holiday Pomander Ball

We will provide the oranges and the cloves. You provide the creativity.

teens studying writing in library afterschool

Free individual homework assistance and tutoring for grades K-12. Tutoring is provided by Youth Library Tutorial, a Johns Hopkins University student group....

Women on the Move

Women on the Move aims to give women the tools they need to make life enhancements. It is a monthly workshop to empower, encourage and inspire women of all...

Adult Book Discussion

Read and discuss The Time Traveler's Wife by Audrey Niffenegger.

Paint and Sip

Local artist, Arthur Brown, leads you step-by-step as you create your very own masterpiece. All paint supplies will be provided by the library. Please...

Space Crafting

Celebrate statewide STEM activities with a space-themed craft.

The Olmsteds and Our Patterson Park

Come explore how Patterson Park became the "Best Backyard in Baltimore." In 1827, in an effort to re-create the public walks that he had seen in Europe,...

We Slay Book Club

Read and discuss Let's Talk About Love by Claire Kann. Alice had her whole summer planned: nonstop all-you-can-eat buffets while marathoning her favorite...

Wombwork Productions, Inc. Presents: Intergenerational Complications: Finding Common Ground

Wombwork Productions' Nu Generation Art Ensemble, in support of One Book Baltimore presents their production of "Intergenerational Complications: Finding...

Minute to Win It @ the Library

Celebrate International Games Week, and come compete in a series of 60-second mini games.

An Evening with Marion Winik and Laura Lippman

Join us for a lively evening as Marion Winik, The Baltimore Book of the Dead, and Laura Lippman, Sunburn, discuss their newest books, the unpredictable...

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