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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.

Events

Tuesday, October 15

  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...

2nd - 3rd Grade Homeschool Computer Classes

Classes for homeschooled students (K - 6th grades). Learn the basic components of the computer, and develop writing skills using Microsoft Word. Use...

Kindergarten - 1st Grade Homeschool Computer Classes

Classes for homeschooled students (K - 6th grades). Learn the basic components of the computer, and develop writing skills using Microsoft Word. Use...

Pre-K Homeschooler Computer Classes

Classes for homeschooled students in Pre-K. Learn the basic components of the computer, and develop writing skills using Microsoft Word. Use interactive...

Contes en famille, français et anglais / French and English Family Storytime

Contes, comptines et chansons pour les enfants âgés de 2 à 5 ans, accompagnés d'un adulte. Les frères et sœurs sont les bienvenus, ainsi que tous les niveaux...

Stories A La Cart

Did you know Enoch Pratt gave over a million dollars in 1882 to set up a library for all Baltimoreans? Did you know the Library was one of the first to...

Nutrition Workshop

The University of Maryland Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program will present a 6-week series of free workshops featuring fast and easy meals, fun...

Homeschool Open House

Join us for ozobots, crafts, and time for resource swapping and sharing.

Yoga For Beginners

Join us for an hour of relaxation and stress-reducing exercise presented by Surya Allamraju of Sunshine Yoga. Please wear comfortable clothing and bring a...

4th - 5th Grade Homeschool Computer Classes

Classes for homeschooled students (K - 6th grades). Learn the basic components of the computer, and develop writing skills using Microsoft Word. Use...

Pre-K to 6th Grade Homeschooler Computer Classes

Classes for homeschooled students in Pre-K - 6th grade. Learn the basic components of the computer, and develop writing skills using Microsoft Word. Use...

Job and Career Help for Seniors

10/02/19: The classes are cancelled until further notice. Please check back for a returning start date. A specialist from the Senior Community Service...

law legal scales

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

Spanish for Seniors

Join us for this continuing advanced beginning/intermediate Spanish class of grammar, vocabulary and conversation.

Yoga for YOU

Learn how to use yoga for breathing, posture, and meditation and other techniques to manage stressful situations on the job and in life. Presented by Dr....

Stories A La Cart

Did you know Enoch Pratt gave over a million dollars in 1882 to set up a library for all Baltimoreans? Did you know the Library was one of the first to...

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...

Starry Night Pictures

Learn about the solar system and make a starry night picture to take home.

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...

Dance & Bmore Presents: AMP Arts Mentorship Program for 1st - 3rd Graders

Explore the magical world of classic books through music, movement, and theatre. This 9-week session for first through third graders uses...

Balloon Powered Cars

Design, build, and race your own balloon-powered car.

Chess Time

Come learn and/or play chess with friends or others in the branch. Boards are provided.

tech mobile tablet apps

Dive into computer coding with easy-to-learn games and activities for ages 7 and up.

Egg Carton Sea Creatures

Make adorable jellyfish, crabs, fish and more out of egg cartons and art supplies. Take one home, or contribute your creation to our Read to Reef window...

Game Lab

Play the hottest multiplayer games on the PS4 with your friends!

Latin Music and Crafts

Enjoy dancing to Latin music and have fun coloring sugar skulls.

Stop Action Recording, STEM

Create your own original stop-action movie to be shown at Clifton for the STEM Festival. Call (410-396-0984) or email Mrs. Burdnell (clf@prattlibrary.org)...

Workforce Development Workshop for the Transgender and Nonbinary Community

Enoch Pratt Free Library, in partnership with CLEAR, a project of Johns Hopkins School of Public Health and the Maryland Health Department, will provide...

Chocolate Study Hall

Teens can come to the Library and enjoy chocolate candy studying in a quiet setting with your classmates

Drumming with Rhythm Sticks and Gallon Buckets

Experiment with different drum techniques and have fun drumming different beats.

STEM STEAM gears

Come learn about how the Nintendo Switch works by building (and playing with) fun cardboard game controllers!

Hopscotch Kid Coders

Learn about early computational thinking in this active introduction to coding through Hopscotch Coder.

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...

Teen Gaming Tuesdays

Journey through fantastic realms and battle ferocious beasts through the magic of D&D, Magic: The Gathering and other games. No prior gaming experience...

Dance & Bmore Presents: AMP Arts Mentorship Program for 4th - 6th Graders

Explore the magical world of classic books through music, movement, and theatre. This 9-week session for fourth through sixth graders uses...

#Popscope Public Astronomy Night

#Popscope is an urban movement that aims to reconnect diverse communities to the night sky and to each other by hosting free, “pop-up” telescope astronomy...

Writers LIVE! Reginald Dwayne Betts and Lady Brion

Lady Brion will be in conversation with Reginald Dwayne Betts about his new poetry collection, Felon. The event is co-presented by OSI-Baltimore. A poet,...

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