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Events Calendar

All Pratt Library Events Cancelled

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. Currently programs and events through April 11 have been cancelled. We will continue to update this page with more information as the situation evolves.

Prattlibrary.org will be kept up to date with further information regarding the closure of our physical locations. While our physical locations are closed, you may still use your Pratt Library Card to access Pratt Digital Library resources, including research materials, downloads, and streaming media for all ages.

Events

Monday, March 16

Undesign the Redline: Exhibit

UNDESIGN THE REDLINE is a framework for unearthing our most deep, systemic and entangled crises. This interactive exhibit, workshop series and curriculum...

Year of the Woman Exhibit

What was Maryland’s role in the Suffrage Movement? Who were the African American activists at the heart of the struggle? What were some of the strategies of...

 Job and Career Help for Veterans

A specialist from Easterseals will be available to assist veterans who have questions or need guidance about jobs and careers.

Just Add Color: Adult Coloring Drop-In

Visit anytime and relax with seasonaly-themed adult coloring pages and colored pencils.

Mindful Meditation

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

Take & Make Craft: St. Brigid's Cross

Celebrate Irish-American Heritage Month by making your own St. Brigid's cross. Stop by anytime in March to create this uniquely Irish design. Historically...

Test for Success

Take online tests that evaluate your understanding of computer concepts. Learn test-taking tips to reduce anxiety and build confidence. Search and watch...

Baby Storytime

Stories, bounces, play, and songs perfect for babies in laps and arms. Come early or stay after for playtime. For babies from birth to first steps with a...

Baby Storytime

Stories, bounces, play, and songs perfect for babies in laps and arms. Come early or stay after for playtime. For babies from birth to first steps with a...

Cancelled: Baby and Me Yoga Presented by Eclectic Soul Yoga

Baby and Me Yoga is cancelled February 10 through March 30. We apologize for the inconvenience. Help your baby to build confidence, reach movement...

Preschool Storytime

Stories, movement, songs, and play activities that prepare your child for lifelong learning. Playtime follows. For ages 3-5 with a favorite adult. All...

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Use the library's print resources and online databases to answer all the questions and win a prize!

Mindfulness Meditation

Hit the pause button on stress and join us every Monday for a short, guided meditation practice seated on chairs. We'll explore breathwork, gratitude, and...

Get Fit at Your Library: Line Dance Group

Learn new and old line dances while you workout to hip-hop, Caribbean, and African rhythms. Please wear comfortable shoes and clothing.

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Celebrate Read to Reef with hands-on activities all about ocean life. Recommended for ages 3 and up and their grown-ups.

Book Madness

In honor of March Madness, we will be having Book Madness all through March. Stop in any day to vote for your favorites as we choose the book that will win...

books stacked on library table

Listen to part of a chapter book and do a craft or activity based on the story. Perfect for ages 8-12.

Crazy 8s Math Club / Loco 8s club de matemáticas

Crazy 8s is a nationwide after-school math club. With Crazy 8s kids will build glow-in-the-dark structures, crack secret spy codes and play games like Toilet...

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...

Teen Creation Station Open Use

Come get creative and learn something new in our Creation Station! Available to use: 3D printers, sewing machines, serger, heat presses, Cricut machine,...

Women's History Trivia

Clifton Branch challenges your knowledge of famous facts about women. Daily drawings prizes for winners at 4:15 p.m.

Community Garden Club

Join us as we start seeds for our courtyard garden! Youth will choose which seasonal vegetables to plant, and will be guided in how to effectively seed trays.

Paint Like Yayoi Kusama

Celebrate Women's History Month! Examine Yayoi Kusama and create artwork in the artist's style.

Teen Crafts: St. Patrick's Day Craft

Join us as we design and craft a leprechaun hat for St. Patrick's Day!

 Visionary Explorers: Presented by the American Visionary Art Museum

Students ages 8 and up are encouraged to join us to explore creative new territory inspired by our most beloved visionary artists, their unusual art-making...

Literacy Reception

Literacy teachers and professionals are invited to a reception in appreciation for the work they do. The event, hosted the Library, provides an opportunity...

Ocean Exploration

Discover the ocean through STEM activities.

Passport to Ireland

Ever been to Ireland or wanted to go? Well, experience one of the most magical places in the world using our virtual reality sets!

iRhyme: Music Composition & Recording for Teens

Join Media Rhythm Institute in the Teen Center at the Central library for iRhyme! iRhyme is a reading literacy program that uses HipHop to encourage...

chess game strategy

All skill levels are welcome to learn and to play chess.

Monday Movie: Lucky Day

Synopsis A deranged French bounty hunter pursues a newly-free safe cracker relentlessly, hell-bent on avenging the death of his brother. Production...

yoga group stretching

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....

board games

Join us in a relaxing hour of games and competition at the Clifton Branch on Monday evenings

The Green Pastures

Synopsis: An all-black cast tells the story of a Southern preacher and a divine visit to earth. Directors: William Keighley, Marc Connelly Production year:...

Introduction to Microsoft Office & Computer Basics

In this 6-week series, 5 topics will be discussed: ABCs of the PC, Skill Builders’ Workshops, Introduction to Computers and Windows, Introduction to Word...

Introduction to Microsoft Office and Computer Basics

In this 6-session series, 5 topics will be discussed: ABCs of the PC, Skill Builders’ Workshops, Introduction to Computers and Windows, Introduction to Word...

Introduction to Microsoft Office and Computer Basics

In this 6-session series, 5 topics will be discussed: ABCs of the PC, Skill Builders’ Workshops, Introduction to Computers and Windows, Introduction to Word...

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Learn the value of a checking account, what tools can help you save money, and how to establish credit.

BiMonthly Meetups

BiMonthly is a monthly social and discussion group for folks in Baltimore City and surrounding areas who identify as bisexual, pansexual, or any other...

Documentary & Discussion: Standing on My Sisters' Shoulders

Join us for a thought provoking discussion of Standing on My Sisters' Shoulders Women of the Civil Rights. In 1965, when three women walked into the US...

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A read and critique group for writers with interest in all forms of writing: poetry, novel, short story, creative nonfiction. Writers of any ability are...

Make-It Mondays

Drop-in each Monday of the month to experience a new opportunity to create a personalized craft. Each week we will be doing something different. All crafts...

Mixxed Fit Cardio Dance

Achieving your fitness goals just became fun. Work out with certified instructor Shante’ Gilbert. Bring a towel and bottle water. For all fitness levels....

Ronn McFarlane

GRAMMY-nominated lutenist Ronn McFarlane performs traditional Celtic music from Scotland and Ireland combined with original, Celtic-inspired compositions. ...

Census 2020 Information Presentation

Informative presentation promoting and encouraging the completion of the 2020 Census. The program explains the purpose and importance of the Census and...

Family Storytime

Stories, movement, songs, and our most fun activities. Come ready to move, laugh, and learn together. For families with children ages 2-5; siblings...

Monday, March 16

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