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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

Thursday, January 16

Send a Smile Drive

For the month of January, help us collect toothbrushes, toothpaste, lotions, and body wash to donate to the Loch Raven VA Clinic. Then on February 3rd, join...

Ceasefire Community Peace Journal

Come fill our Journal. Write your hopes, your sorrows, your dreams, your reflections. Fill our Peace Journal with your heart's contemplations.

Keyboarding/Office Applications

Develops and enhances (Touch Method) keyboarding skill sets. Apply skills learned to produce non-technical documents. Learn to identify and type different...

Share Your Dream

Inspired by Dr. King, we're building a dream garland. Come in anytime in January or February and add yours.

Snowflake Art

Create your own one-of-kind snowflake using coffee filters, markers, and creativity.

Preschool Storytime

Stories, movement, songs, and play activities that prepare your child for lifelong learning. For ages 2-5 with a favorite adult. All abilities welcome.

Preschool Storytime

Stories, movement, songs, and play activities that prepare your child for lifelong learning. For ages 2-5 with a favorite adult. All abilities welcome.

creative art abstract painting watercolor

Explore learning stations all about arts, crafts, and self-expression. For ages 2-5 and their grown-ups. All abilities welcome.

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...

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...

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...

Microsoft Word 2016 - Mail Merge

Complete the mail merge process by using the step by step Mail Merge Wizard. Create form letters and address labels for mass mailing projects. Class...

Baby & Toddler Storytime

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

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...

Canciones y cuentos para pequeñitos en español e inglés / Baby & Toddler Storytime in Spanish and English

Cuentos, movimientos, juegos y canciones para bebés en brazos y niños pequeños juntos. Llegue temprano o quédese después para jugar. Para niños menores de...

Family Storytime

Stories, movement, songs, and our most fun activities. Come ready to move, laugh, and learn together. Come early for playtime. For families with children...

Nonprofit Consultations

Meet with Anna Tatro, Grants Librarian to discuss your nonprofit needs! Anna will be available to provide resources, structure and support in a variety of...

Toddler Storytime

Stories, movement, play, and songs just for walking toddlers. Come early for Artsy Tots. Playtime follows. For little ones up to 36 months with a favorite...

Preschool Storytime

Stories, movement, songs, and play activities that prepare your child for lifelong learning. Come early for playtime. For ages 2-5 with a favorite adult....

Mindful Meditation

Join us for a guided meditation session led by Surya Allamraju of Sunshine Yoga. Please feel free to bring your own meditation mat.

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...

Take a Mental Break

Need a brain break from school. Learn some helpful tips to keep stress down.

Anime Nerds

Enjoy some anime episodes, a fun activity, and a tasty snack.

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...

chess game strategy

Play chess with friends, peers, and a member of the Johns Hopkins Chess Club. All skill levels welcome.

board games

Adults can enjoy a fun filled evening of playing board and card games with their friends.

Teen Crafts

Join us as we design and craft various themed projects!

Teen Video Game Night

Come play your favorite video games with your friends on the big screen!

Book Discussion of The Hidden Life of Trees

In this international bestseller first published in Germany in 2015, forester and author Peter Wohlleben shares his deep love of woods and forests,...

FLIP BOOK!

Watch a simple drawing come to life! Create your own animation in a small stack of paper.

library young woman with books study smile

Do you love the library and want a say in what we are doing in it? Join the Teen Advisory Board! You can help find books, games, and create programs that...

Daring Chemistry STEM

Participate and learn from 3 stations how science can be daring and unexpected!

health fitness active

Intense cardio, metabolic, and lateral training exercise, using dance moves and strength training. Call 410-396-1168 to register.

Zumbini with Kirsten

A music and movement class created for infants, toddlers, preschoolers and their caregivers full of music, dance, and educational tools. Designed to let you...

Free Family Flicks - Aladdin

Enjoy old-fashioned family films on a big screen. A kindhearted street urchin and a power-hungry Grand Vizier vie for a magic lamp that has the power to...

 Painting With Alcohol Inks: Beginner's Workshop

This Alcohol Inks class will cover beginning techniques for creative play and minor control of alcohol inks on tiles. All supplies are provided by the...

Google Drive Series

In this 3-session series, 4 topics will be discussed: Google Docs, Google Calendar, Google Sheets and Google Slides. Class Prerequisite Recommendation -...

Introduction to Microsoft Word 2016

Learn to create, open, format, and save documents in this basic word processing class. Class participants will learn to use the spelling and grammar feature....

Workplace Readiness Series

In this 6-part series, 3 topics will be discussed: Introduction to Word 2010 - Part 1 and 2, Introduction to PowerPoint 2010 – Part 1 and 2, and...

Houseplants 101: The Steps to Success

Learn about different types of houseplants and tips and techniques to make your plants thrive. Registration required; call 410-396-6098 to register.

Journaling Through Healing

Come join the FUN and learn about journaling. There’s never a wrong time to pick up a pen, open a journal, and start to write. Regularly journaling has...

Yoga for Everyone

Deep breathing, relaxation, basic yoga poses and stretching -- these mixed level classes are open to those brand new to yoga. Bring your own yoga mat....

Book Bites

Join for snacks as we read and discuss the following books: Thursday, March 19th: The Woman In The Window by A. J. FinnThursday, April 16th: The Black Ascot...

Community Run with Baltimore Road Runners Club

Join us for a 1-3 mile community fun run with Baltimore Road Runners Club. All levels welcome, water provided in the library. Get to know you neighborhood...

MixxedFit

Join us for a dance fitness workout led by Ciera Moore. CANCELLED

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