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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

Saturday, October 26

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...

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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...

Yes! You're a Small Business

Do you have a side hustle? Drive for Uber or Lyft? Managing your taxes can be difficult, especially if you have a “side hustle” or small business. This...

Central Library Book Discussion

Read and discuss Chesapeake Requiem: A Year with the Watermen of Vanishing Tangier Island by Earl Swift.

All-Day Halloween Movies

Come watch three Halloween movies to get you ready for the spooky day! The movies are: Boo! A Madea Halloween - PG-13, runs: 103 minutes Boo 2! A Madea...

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.

Halloween Comic Fest 2019

It's the Halloween Comic Book Fest. Grab two free comics & other giveways. Local comic book shops will be distributing comics as well.

Rollin' Reels - Eight Men Out

Just in time for the 100th anniversary of professional baseball's Black Sox Scandal. The Chicago White Sox, who are set to play the Cincinnati Reds in the...

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...

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...

Saturday at the Cinema: Us

A family's serene beach vacation turns to chaos when their doppelgängers appear and begin to terrorize them. 2019. Directed by Jordan Peele. Starring Lupita...

Writing @ The Pratt: Journal Writing Workshop

Workshops will focus on specific journaling techniques which allow for self-exploration, sharing your creativity, increasing awareness of feelings, reducing...

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...

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...

Edmondson Avenue Book Club

Read and discuss The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas.

Film and Discussion: Teddy Pendergrass documentary, If You Don't Know Me

Watch the documentary, If You Don't Know Me, directed by Olivia Lichenstein. After the screening, join Teddy Pendergrass' drummer, Baltimore's one and only...

Film: Godzilla-King of the Monsters

Synopsis Mothra, Rodan, and King Ghidora wreak havoc on humanity as they battle each other. For Earth to survive, Godzilla has to put a stop to the three...

Paint & Juice

A guided paint program for children 5-12. Registration is required. Please call 410-396-0399

DIY Craft: Pumpkin Mason Jars

Create your very own, one-of-a-kind center piece to celebrate all things pumpkins.

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...

S'mores and Scary Stories

Come make and enjoy s'mores as you listen to scary stories.

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