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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.


Saturday, November 23

Peace Rocks

As part of the Baltimore Ceasefire, join us in creating Peace Rocks for our library's Peace Garden. "Spreading messages of Peace that ripple out around the...

board games

Come to the library everyday and enjoy browsing through a variety of games to play with family and friends at your own leisure.

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...

Stick Together® Peace Dove

In the spirit of the Baltimore Ceasefire, let's Stick Together® and create a community Peace Dove poster. Stop by the library anytime in November to...

Triangle Twig Dreamcatcher

Celebrate Native-American Heritage Month by creating a dreamcatcher as November's Take & Make craft project. Ancient legends about the history and origin of...

Baby & Toddler Storytime

Stories, movement, play, and songs for babies in arms and toddlers together. Playtime follows. For little ones under two with a favorite adult. All...

Chair Yoga

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

Rollin' Reels: Smoke Signals

For Native American Heritage month, we present a special Rollin' Reels, Smoke Signals with Adam Beach. The feature will run continuously throughout the day...

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...

yoga group stretching

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

Knot Just Knitting

Join a yarn crafters' group. Beginners are welcome!

Teen Movie Time

Calling all young adults to watch a movie together and meet and greet at Walbrook.

¡Fundamentos Bancarios!

Un taller de educación financiera gratiz, provenido por CASH Campaign of Maryland. Ven a aprender sobre:Diferentes instituciones financierasValores bancarios...

Intergenerational Book Club

Join our monthly book club as people of all ages read and discuss books about social justice. Aftewards we will do fun, book-specific projects! So, bring a...

Edmondson Avenue Book Club

Join us to discuss Baltimore Blues by Laura Lippman.

Family Movie: Frozen

Get ready for Frozen II by watching Frozen on the big screen.

Film: Aladdin (2019)

A street rat pursues the princess of Agrabah with the help of a powerful genie who can grant him three wishes. His primary opponent is a malevolent sorcerer...

Films @ Central: Do the Right Thing

Join us for a special 30th anniversary screening of "Do the Right Thing", directed by and starring Spike Lee, before he speaks in the Hackerman Foundation...

Harvest Concert :The New World Outreach Jazz Orchestra

The New World Outreach Jazz Orchestra is a musical ensemble that seeks to preserve the sound of big band jazz for future generations. Join us for an...

Paint Party at Pennsylvania Avenue Branch

A local artist leads you step-by-step as you create your very own masterpiece. All paint supplies will be provided by the library. Please register by...

The Art, Science, and Business of Interior Design

Interior designers are inspired creators of beautiful, functional, and safe interior environments. Elizabeth Chan of EAC Renovation Consultations will speak...

NaNoWriMo Sharing Circle

National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) is a fun, seat-of-your-pants approach to creative writing. On November 1, participants begin working towards the...

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...

Saturday Matinee for Families: Free Birds

Two turkeys travel back in time to the first Thanksgiving in order to change the traditional menu and save their kind from being served with a side of...

Sesame Street Celebration

It's Sesame Street's 50th Anniversary! Come celebrate the colorful community of Muppets with themed crafts, games, and activities.

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