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All In-Person Pratt Library Events Cancelled, Virtual Events Now Available

Due to the Coronavirus COVID-19 outbreak, all Pratt Library locations are closed 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.


Monday, January 7

Adult Trivia: MLK and the Civil Rights Movement

Adult trivia contest with questions focusing on MLK related themes.

One-on-one Job-Seeker Coaching Appointments

Specialists from Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing, and Regulation are available to assist job-seekers and career changers. Call to 410-396-5317 make...

Lawyer in the Library

Lawyers from Maryland Legal Aid provide one-on-one legal services.

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...

Playdate at the Library

Drop in for sensory games and activites for little ones.

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...

Knitting and Crochet Club

Join us for some creative fun. For experts and beginners alike.

Monday Yarns

Join us for knitting, crocheting, and conversation.

Amazon STEM Series: Sock Snowmen

Make a snowman out of supplies you can find in your house.

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 Watch

Love Anime? Watch and discover new favorites at the Forest Park Branch.

BOPA Bright StARTs: Culinary Arts with Kiah Gibian

Join Baltimore Office of Promotion & the Arts (BOPA) teaching artist Kiah Gibian to explore topics in culinary arts, such as where our food comes from, the...

Hour of Code

The Hour of Code is a one-hour coding challenge to give you a fun first introduction to computer science Class Prerequisite – None. No classes will be...

teens having fun

Do you think you have what it takes to guess the movie by hearing a sound clip? Come in and join your teen friends for a movie-guessing challenge.

Vision Board

Create a collage of visual images or words that represent the life you want to live in 2019 and beyond.

Film: Incredibles 2

Synopsis Mr. Incredible is left home with the kids when Elastigirl becomes the new face of superheros. Directors Brad Bird Production...

Film: Incredibles 2

Synopsis Mr. Incredible is left home with the kids when Elastigirl becomes the new face of superheros. Directors Brad Bird Production...

Make it Happen Monday: Visionboards

Join us for the first Monday of 2019 as we make visionboards to set the tone for our new year.


Explore different materials, tools, and concepts each week as we learn to create anything we can imagine.

yoga group stretching

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....

Girls Who Code

Introduction to computer programming basics. Use fun drag and drop languages. Learn the concepts of loops, variables, conditionals and functions that form...

Northwood Chess Masters

Learn how to play chess or challenge a friend. All ages and skill levels welcome.

Board Games and Cards

Join us as we play your favorite board and card games for a fun after school activity.

Knights and Kings Chess Club

Learn how to play chess and test your skills.

Monday Movie: Ant-Man And The Wasp

Ant-Man teams up with Hope van Dyne, who has been given her own super suit to become The Wasp. The mismatched pair face off against Ghost while investigating...

Quit Smoking @ the Pratt: Smoking Cessation Information Session

Letta Grant of Baltimore City Heath Department's Office of Chronic Disease Prevention will share how to quit smoking and provide assistance to begin your...

Advanced Microsoft Word 2010

Learn to apply text styles, insert watermarks, wrap text around objects, create and run a Macro, import Excel files, create forms, and insert...

Google Series

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


a 12-week class. Develops and enhances (Touch Method) keyboarding skill sets. Apply skills learned to produce non-technical documents. Learn to identify...

Tea Party

Enjoy tea (or hot cocoa) and cookies while learning about table manners.

computer keyboard hands

A read and critique group for writers with interest in all forms of writing: poetry, novel, short story, creative nonfiction. Writers of any ability are...

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. Presented...

Friends of the Canton Library

Join the Friends for their regular meeting.

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