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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.


Monday, March 23

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...

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

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...

Career Clinic

Schedule an one-on-one appointment for assistance with job applications, resumes, cover letters, and other job-seeking guidance. Call 410-396-0942 or send...

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...

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.

Lawyer in the Library

Lawyers from Maryland Legal Aid provide one-on-one legal services. Types of issues include: bankruptcy, child custody, divorce, expungement, foreclosure,...

searching girl with magnifying glass

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...

Blue Water Baltimore Presents: Wildflower Seedpod Making Workshop

Growing and helping native wildflowers proliferate is an important part of being a watershed steward. Native plants provide food and shelter to our region’s...

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...

Introduction to Financial Aid

The purpose of this program is to give an introduction to process your Federal Financial Aid application. We will have a financial officer give a brief...

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.

Teen Book Mode Club

Join us once a month and share your favorite book and play trivia games. Light refreshments will be provided for participants.

3D Printing Projects

Learn to create customizable 3D projects in TinkerCAD, and make them real with the 3D printer.


An adventurous teenager is inspired to leave the safety and security of her island on a daring journey to save her people.

One Book One Baltimore: Read 4 Peace

Read and discuss the One Book Baltimore book, "Long Way Down" by Jason Reynolds, and other related readings. Light refreshments provided.

 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...

cardboard octopus

Make your own compostable sea creature in this earth-friendly aquarium themed craft.


Teens are invited to explore a virtual world, wield lightsabers, and face their fears with our Oculus Quest and Playstation VR systems.

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: Jexi

Synopsis Phil has a major dependency issue - he's addicted to his phone. He has no friends, he has a job writing pop culture 'Top 10' lists, and his love...

Photo Credit:  Patterson Park Audubon Center

Welcome, gardeners! Building on what we know about native plants for birds, we’ll dive into bird-friendly garden design and maintenance. You’ll learn the...

board games

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

Email Basics

Participants will use Google to create a Gmail account. Learn to compose, send and retrieve messages, and send attachments. Create, delete, and move...

Email Basics

Participants will use Google to create a Gmail account. Learn to compose, send and retrieve messages, and send attachments. Create, delete, and move...

Google Drive Series

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

Maryland Public Television's Indie Lens Pop-Up Series: Bedlam

Filmmaker and practicing psychiatrist, Ken Rosenberg visits ERs, jails, and homeless camps to examine our national mental health crisis. Rosenberg follows...

Mircrosoft Word 2010 CANCELLED

Microsoft Word 2010 class has been cancelled. Learn to create, open, format, and save documents in this basic word processing class. Class participants will...

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...

Jazz in the Stacks

Enjoy a live jazz ensemble led by Clarence Ward III. Presented in partnership with Contemporary Arts Inc.

writing signing paperwork forms

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...

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. Presented...

Census 101: Why We Count

Every 10 years everyone in the US is counted, but why? Learn why the census is done, how the country gears up, what questions are asked and what the results...

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 23

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