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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

Thursday, April 2

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...

Blackout Poetry

Celebrate National Poetry Month at the library. Create your own poem; no writing required. Instead of starting with a blank page, start with a page full of...

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...

Just Add Color: Adult Coloring Drop-In

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

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...

Baby Storytime

Stories, bounces, play, and songs perfect for babies in laps and arms. Playtime follows. For babies from birth to first steps with a favorite adult. All...

10:30am
Introduction to Microsoft PowerPoint 2016

Create custom presentations for work or personal use. Review inserting text, tables, WordArt, ClipArt, pictures, and AutoShapes. Learn to select and apply...

National Poetry Month: Community PoeTree

Stop in during the month of April and add a poem to our Community PoeTree. Family friendly activity.

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...

Hands on Holidays: Passover

Join the Downtown Baltimore Jewish Community Center for a fun, cultural look at the holiday Passover. For children ages 3-5 with a caregiver.

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 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...

Book Spine Poetry

Come stop by the teen department for the Book Spine Poetry contest happening all April in honor of National Poetry Month. Create your own Book Spine Poetry...

Book Discussion: Everywhere, Wonder

Listen to our pick for Imagination Celebration, "Everywhere, Wonder," a book about exploring and noticing the beauty in the world around you, and join us in...

Jumanji

Kids release a man from a supernatural board game. Rated PG

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,...

Ultimate Anime Club

Watch Anime flicks and chit chat about your favorite anime and manga characters.

chess game strategy

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

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...

Teen Video Game Night

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

Channel Me Media: Visual Art & Journalism

Join Media Rhythm Institute at the Central Library's Teen Center for Channel Me Media! Teens in grades 8-12 will: Learn the process and best practices...

Crafternoon

Join us bi-weekly as we get together to make something new. March 5th - Marble Mug Candles March 19th - Bubble Wrap Painting April 2nd - Galaxy...

Galaxy Jars

This DIY night-light will take your room to another galaxy.

Art With a Heart

Maker Foundations is a robust, 14-week technology curriculum that introduces graphic design, game development, 3D printing/digital fabrication, electronics,...

Teen Book Cafe

No need to read a specific book for this book club! Share and discuss books you've read and learn about new books to add to your to-read list.

Teen Social Justice Book Club

On the first Thursday of every month, read selected books and talk with other teens about real issues affecting young people today. This month: With the Fire...

yoga group stretching

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

Zumbini with Kirsten

This program has been cancelled from April 2 to May 7. We apologize for the inconvenience. A music and movement class created for infants, toddlers,...

4:30pm
idea chalkboard thinking

An open lab for artist, poets, writers, or anyone looking to work on their creative projects. Feel free to work on art, music, or writing.

Stepping at Pratt

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

Introduction to Computers & Windows

A general overview of basic PC components: computer functionalities and definitions for the computer desktop, computer hardware, and software. Participants...

Painting with Alcohol Ink: Intermediate Workshop

This workshop is the next step in developing your alcohol ink talents. Completion of the Introduction to Alcohol Ink Painting is a prerequisite to...

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...

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...

Hooked on Yarn

Do you enjoy needle knitting, loom knitting, or crochet? Bring in your supplies to work on group projects while socializing with other yarn artists. Feel...

Jewelry Making

Learn the basics of beading using various types of beads. Registration required; call 410-396-6098 to register.

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....

Reclaim Your Health and Vitality: Food for Focus

Natural solutions to improve your mood and your focus. Learn what nutrients your brain needs to function at its best. We'll cover the essential nutrients...

Wonder Workshop

Discover the world around you! We'll read Everywhere, Wonder and then work on creating our own books of wonder.

Thursday, April 2

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