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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

Saturday, April 4

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Just Add Color: Adult Coloring Drop-In

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

Learn from a Master Gardener: Container Gardening

Anything can be grown in a container from a violet to fig tree once you learn the basics. Urban living can be challenging for budding gardeners who want to...

Learn from a Master Gardener: Home Composting

Organic material such as leaves, branches, grass clippings, and food scraps make up more than 50% of what is sent to the landfill each year. Instead of...

Learn from a Master Gardener: How Does Your Garden Grow?

Do you long to have fresh vegetables on your dinner plate from your own garden or flowers you just cut to put on a table to brighten your home. Whether your...

Learn from a Master Gardener: Planting for Pollinators

Help preserve our struggling native pollinator populations. Creating urban gardens designed to attract these floundering populations not only provides...

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...

Walk-in Tutoring

Free drop-in tutoring service for grades K - 12 provided by Youth Library Tutorial, a JHU student group.

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...

Chair Yoga

Chair Yoga will help improve flexibility, strength, balance and focus. Enjoy the many benifits of yoga without sitting or lying on the floor. Presented by...

story time, librarian and children

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

Shut Up and Write!

Join us for an hour devoted to writing, with other quietly supportive writers. Bring the novel or poem you've already started, or try a writing prompt for...

Zumba Classes

Dance your way to fitness in these free adult Zumba classes. The fitness program consists of short-dance and aerobic-exercise routines performed to popular...

Baby and Me Yoga Presented by Eclectic Soul Yoga

Help your baby to build confidence, reach movement milestones, and gain mind and body awareness while deepening your bond. For babies 1 month to 24 months...

Family Storytime

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

Family Storytime: Baby STEM / Canciones y cuentos para familias: STEM sencillo

Explore simple science concepts like weather and metamorphosis inspired by children’s literature. We’ll read stories, sing songs, and make a craft to bring...

Stepping at Pratt

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

Toddler Storytime

Stories, movement, play, and songs just for walking toddlers. Playtime follows. For little ones up to 36 months with a favorite adult. All abilities welcome.

story time, librarian and children

Stories, rhymes and songs for children under 12 with a favorite adult. / Contes, comptines et chansons pour les enfants de moins de 12 ans accompagnés d’un...

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...

law legal scales

Get registered to vote in person with the LWV of Baltimore City. The League of Women Voters of Baltimore City is a nonpartisan political organization which...

Saturday Homework Help for Teens

Teens in grades 6-12, drop in to the Central Library Teen Center for free homework help from Johns Hopkins University students. Tutoring is provided by...

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,...

"May the farce be with you!" (Hardware Wars)

Join us for a belated April Fool's Day celebration, as we "prank" Hollywood with humorous parodies of Star Wars (Hardware Wars), Westerns (The Great Toy...

Adult Craft: Paper Bead Jewelry

Learn how to fashion beads out of scrapbooking paper and use them to create a simple necklace or bracelet.

Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw

"You want a war, you've got one." Lawman Luke Hobbs (Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson) and outcast Deckard Shaw (Jason Statham) form an unlikely alliance when a...

Film: Harriet

The incredible true story of Harriet Tubman, and her quest to lead hundreds of slaves to freedom on the Underground Railroad.

The Addams Family

The eccentrically macabre family moves to a bland suburb where Wednesday Addams' friendship with the daughter of a hostile and conformist local reality show...

Resume.com home page

Learn about Resume.com, a website that allows job seekers to create stylized, professional resumes for free.

Imaginary Scavenger Hunt

Stretch your imagination as you search for clues in our different dreamscapes.

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