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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 30

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...

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.

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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...

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...

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...

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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,...

Teen Gaming at Clifton

On the last monday of every month, we will be hosting Gaming program using Playstation 4. Come out o Clifton and enjoy an afternoon of Gaming with friends.

Teen Movie Night

Come to the Hamilton Branch to vote for the movie you want to see on Teen Movie Night!

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 Discussion

Share what you have been reading at the Govans Branch.

 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...

Canton Crafternoon

Drop in for crafts and open art play.

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...

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...

Adult Book Café

This event has been cancelled. Enjoy coffee, tea, or hot chocolate and discuss any book you choose. Share your favorite titles, and receive new...

chess game strategy

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

Monday Movie: Gemini Man

Synopsis Gemini Man is an innovative action-thriller starring Will Smith as Henry Brogan, an elite assassin, who is suddenly targeted and pursued by a...

board games

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

Family Paint Night

Create your own original artwork under the direction of artist Melku Tafari for Women's History Month. Registration required. Call 410-396-6053 to register.

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...

Introduction to Google Drive

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

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...

A Celebration of the Life of Harriet Tubman

Known as the "Moses of her people," Harriet Tubman was enslaved, escaped and helped others gain their freedom as a "conductor" of the Underground Railroad. ...

Hamilton Book Club

Please join us as we discuss The Book Of Gutsy Women by Hillary Rodham Clinton and Chelsea Clinton during Women's History Month. Light refreshments will...

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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...

Tim Ashdown: Healthy Coping Skills

Join Mr. Ashdown for an informal discussion to encourage healthy coping skills. The focus will be on anxiety, assertive communication and boundaries in toxic...

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 30

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