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Events Calendar

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.

Events

Tuesday, October 29

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...

Introduction to Microsoft Excel 2010

A two-part class. Learn to move around within the spreadsheet; select cells; add worksheets, rows and columns; resize and format cells, sort, insert headers...

Microsoft Word Graphics 2010

Using Microsoft Word, learn to insert pictures, ClipArt, Shapes and SmartArt graphics. Use WordArt to insert decorative text in your document. Class...

PeaceFire for Ceasefire

Stop by during the week of May 4 - 9 and help us create PeaceFire at the Pratt, an art installation of banners, flags and posters in support of Baltimore...

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....

Career Building clinic; Cover letters and Job Search

Create basic resumes and cover letters using online resources. Access current job postings and search popular employment web sites. A flash drive or an...

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...

Stretchy Universe Slime

Learn about our expanding universe and make your own stretchy universe slime.

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...

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.

Game Lab

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

Kitchen Science

Cooking is a science. Experiment with recipes and make a tasty treat.

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)...

teens having fun

Meet the Teen Center Staff and participate in an activity each day with us. Activities include: October 21st - Virtual Tour Scavenger HuntOctober 22nd -...

Under the Sea Jewelry

Adorn yourself with glittery aquatic treasures of your own creation!

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...

Brown Lecture: Dorothy Butler Gilliam, Trailblazer: A Pioneering Journalist's Fight to Make the Media Look More Like America

Dorothy Butler Gilliam, whose 50-year-career as a journalist put her in the forefront of the fight for social justice, offers a comprehensive view of racial...

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