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Events Calendar

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.

Events

Saturday, October 12

  Hispanic Heritage Month Treasure Hunt

Fun facts about Hispanic heritage are hidden throughout the children’s department - find a fact, win a prize!

Take & Make: Halloween Paperclip Bookmarks

Stop by anytime in October and pick up a Halloween paperclip-bookmark kit. Then check out our selection of ghost stories and suspense thrillers for a...

Amazon Stem Series: 3D Helpers

Having trouble with a 3D design in tinkercad? Come in and get some assistance or print a test model.

Introduction to Microsoft Word 2010, Part II

Introduction to Microsoft Word 2010, Part II on March 28 has been cancelled. Learn to create, open, format, and save documents in this basic two-part word...

teens studying writing in library afterschool

Do you have a National History Day project? We can help! Book a one-on-one appointment for yourself or your group to talk about your topic, review resources...

Baby & Toddler Storytime

Stories, movement, play, and songs for babies in arms and toddlers together. Stay after for Baby & Me Yoga. For little ones under two with a favorite adult....

Chair Yoga

Join us for an hour of Chair Yoga presented by Surya Allamraju of Sunshine Yoga.

Managing Anxiety Workshop

Anxiety is a normal and often healthy emotion. However, when a person regularly feels disproportionate levels of anxiety, these might be signs of a medical...

Baby and Me Yoga Presented by Eclectic Soul Yoga

Help your baby to build confidence, reach movement milestones, and gain mind and body awareness while deepening your bond. For babies 1 month to 24 months...

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

Take part in a lively discussion of What the Eyes Don’t See: A Story of Crisis, Resistance, and Hope in an American City by Mona Hanna-Attisha, the 2019...

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...

STEM Family Storytime - Ocean in a Bottle

Learn about surface tension and density while making soothing ocean-themed sensory bottles.

Get Fit @ Your Library

Workout to popular line dances, hip-hop, Caribbean and African rhythms. Wear comfortable shoes and clothing.

Job and Career Help for the Justice Involved

A specialist from the Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing, and Regulation is available to assist people who have been justice invovled with guidance...

Waverly Role Play Gaming Group

Join us for table top gaming fun with a Dungeon Crawl Classics campaign, led by instructor Mica Fetz. For ages 12 and older. Call 410-396-6053 to sign up.

Waverly Role Play Gaming Group

Join us for table top gaming fun with a Dungeon Crawl Classics campaign, led by instructor Mica Fetz. For ages 12 and older. Call 410-396-6053 to sign up.

Film and Discussion- The Roots of Bob Marley: From A Government Yaad in Trench Town

The I-niversal Development of Ras Tafari Inc. (IDOR) ) invites you to its 2019 Film and Panel Discussion Series, featuring, “The Roots of Bob Marley: From A...

Maryland Maker Day 2019: Be True To Your School

Celebrate Maryland Maker Day in the brand new Teen Center makerspace by designing and fabricating your own school logo gear, free of charge: T-shirts Tote...

Healthy Living As We Age

This program is intended for healthy individuals who are looking for ways to age well. It will cover strategies to age well in the areas of: Cognitive...

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

What the Eyes Don’t See: A Story of Crisis, Resistance, and Hope in an American City by Mona Hanna-Attisha is the 2019 choice for One Maryland One Book.

Chemistry in the Library: Marvelous Metals

Join a chemist from the Army Research Laboratory and the American Chemical Society and participate in hands-on experiments exploring the properties and uses...

Family Movie: Boxtrolls

Join us for a screening of Boxtrolls on the big screen.

Peabody at the Library

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

We Slay Book Club

We will read and discuss The Woman in the Window by A. J. Finn. It isn’t paranoia if it’s really happening . . . Anna Fox lives alone—a recluse in her New...

Becoming Debt Free

Learn tips to avoid the credit card trap and become debt free. Presented by Rita Hartman of Primerica Financial Services.

DIY Craft - Make Your Own Piñata

Learn how to make a simple piñata and discover the history behind piñatas.

Waverly Branch Afterschool Homework Help

Drop by the Waverly Branch for free homework help from Morgan State University and Johns Hopkins University students. Tutoring is provided by Youth Library...

Cantaré Presents a Latin American Music Workshop

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month while learning about three main cultural influences in Latin music: Indigenous, African, and European. Participants are...

Painted Pumpkins

Come paint your own mini pumpkin masterpiece. Please call 410-396-1099 or come to the branch to register.

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