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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, February 9

Blind Date With A Book

Will you find your match? You'll have to read it to find out! Open to all ages. Kids will have a "playdate" with a book.

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

Presented by Surya Allamraju of Sunshine Yoga.

Genealogy Circle Meeting:  The Next Step -- Using Technology to Share Your Family History

You’ve found the records; you’ve broken through the brick walls… Now what? Join Amanda Hughes, Assistant Manager of the Pratt Library’s Maryland...


Explore Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math through play, discovery, movement and stories.

Disney Delights:  Bambi

Old Time Disney Delights - Not a Princess in Sight! Enjoy old-fashioned Disney films on a big screen as we present a series of Disney classics. Snacks...

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

Low, medium, and high-impact Zumba with instructor Tracy Tanner. Class is filled to capacity. Registration is now closed.

Get Fit at Your Library

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

Storybook Lanterns

Celebrate Children’s Authors and Illustrators Week by creating a storybook lantern featuring your favorite character.

teens studying writing in library afterschool

Free individual homework assistance and tutoring for grades K-12. Tutoring is provided by Youth Library Tutorial, a Johns Hopkins University student group....

Women on the Move

Women on the Move aims to give women the tools they need to make life enhancements. It is a monthly workshop to empower, encourage and inspire women of all...

Black History is No Mystery

Join us for an interactive telling of Black History with Mr. Dugger.

Chinese/Lunar New Year Celebration

Celebrate the Year of the Pig with stories, rhymes, crafts, and treats.

story time, librarian and children

Sensory storytime for the entire family.

Adult Book Discussion: NEA Big Read

Discuss the University of Baltimore’s 2019 NEA Big Read book, Citizen by Claudia Rankine. Learn more about NEA Big Read programming throughout the...

Adult Painting Party

Create your own original artwork. Registration required; call 410-396-6098 to register. Refreshments provided.

Book-Based Blockbusters

Join us every second Saturday of the month for movies based on your favorite YA novels.

Ceramic Painting

Celebrate Kindness Month by painting ceramic hearts and flowers.

We Slay Book Club

We will read and discuss Exit West by Mohsin Hamid. In a country teetering on the brink of civil war, two young people meet—sensual, fiercely independent...

CANCELLED Paint and Sip Art Classes

This event has been cancelled. Create something beautiful at the Edmondson Avenue Branch.

The Hate U Give

Starr Carter is constantly switching between two worlds -- the poor, mostly black neighborhood where she lives and the wealthy, mostly white prep school that...

CANCELLED Baltimore Boys

This event has been cancelled. From 1981 to 1983, the Dunbar High School boys basketball team in Baltimore was arguably the best high school basketball team...

Opera in a Can:  The Three Little Pigs

Towson University's opera outreach program, Opera in a Can, presents John Davie's enduring adaptation of this timeless fairy tale set to the music of Mozart....

Black Movie week at Walbrook

Join us during the week of February 4th -9th as we celebrate African Americans in cinema. Movies created from the early 1970's to 2018 will be showing every...

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