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All In-Person Pratt Library Events Cancelled, Virtual Events Now Available

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. We will continue to update this page with more information as the situation evolves.

Virtual events are now available online! Browse our virtual events and attend online workshops, writers’ groups, and more from the comfort of your own home.

Events

Tuesday, May 12

origami paper cranes

Stop by anytime in May and celebrate Asian / Pacific Islander American Heritage Month by exploring the ancient Japanese art of origami and crafting your own...

Superhero Height Chart / Tabla de altura de superhéroes

How do you measure up to your favorite superhero? Record your height on our superhero height chart in honor of Free Comic Book Day.

Virtual Baltimore Center Stage Mobile Unit Tour 2020: Where We Stand

This brand-new fable of penance is filled with humor, heart, and music. When a town is running low on compassion and a man is stripped of companionship, just...

Virtual Event
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...

Maryland During Covid-19: Stories From Baltimore Teens

During these homebound weeks in Baltimore, we have a unique opportunity to share, learn, and communicate how different generations respond to this ongoing...

9am
Virtual Event
Pre-K Home School 2020

Classes for homeschooled students (Pre-K - 12th grades). Learn the basic components of the computer; develop writing skills using Microsoft Word. Use...

Introduction to Computers and Windows

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

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...

Introduction to Microsoft Office and 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...

National Limerick Day

Write and illustrate limericks to celebrate National Limerick Day!

Getting Grant Ready: Launching a Nonprofit 12 Week Series

Starting a nonprofit organization can be an inspiring way to give back to your community and help those in need. However, it is important to understand all...

ORL_Kindergarten & 1st Grade Home School 2020

Classes for homeschooled students (Pre-K - 8th grades). Learn the basic components of the computer; develop writing skills using Microsoft Word. Use...

AM B-I-N-G-O

Rise and shine. Come Play BINGO in the morning with us. It’s free.

Yoga for Beginners

Join us for sessions of relaxation and stress-reducing exercise presented by Surya Allamraju of Sunshine Yoga. Please wear comfortable clothing and bring a...

"Living in a Pandemic" Series with NaShey Ingram

Join us every Tuesday in May at 12:00 pm for our series about Living in a Pandemic with NaShey Ingram. She will be sharing tips and suggestions on staying...

12pm
Virtual Event
2nd - 3rd Grade Homeschool Computer Class

Classes for homeschooled students (Pre-K - 8th grades). Learn the basic components of the computer; develop writing skills using Microsoft Word. Use...

Chess Tuesdays

New expanded hours! Join fellow players for open chess play.

computer keyboard hands

This program will take place on Google Meet. Use the following info to get to the meeting. You are not required to have a google account or even a computer...

12pm
Virtual Event
CASH Campaign of MD logo

Únase a Christina Figueroa,Consultora de Educación Financiera y Navegadora de Recursos para CASH, en este seminario web de 30 minutos para aprender formas de...

12pm
Virtual Event
Channel Me Media: Visual Art & Journalism

Join Media Rhythm Institute ONLINE for Channel Me Media! Teens in grades 8-12 will learn how to tell their story through podcasting, create music videos,...

Kids Can Cook! Omurice

Make omurice with children's librarian Ms. Paula and Chef Milo! Omurice is a Western-inspired Japanese dish that combines fried rice and omelette. Inspired...

1pm
Virtual Event
law legal scales

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

Yoga for You

Learn how to use yoga for breathing, posture, and meditation and other techniques to manage stressful situations on the job and in life. Presented by Dr....

4th - 5th Grade Home School 2020

Classes for homeschooled students (Pre-K - 8th grades). Learn the basic components of the computer; develop writing skills using Microsoft Word. Use...

Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program for Families

The Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP) focuses on diet quality, nutrition, cost savings, and food safety. EFNEP educators teach program...

Tuesdays at Two: Live Hawaiian Music with Kane Shimabukuro

Celebrate Asian Pacific American Heritage Month with a live virtual concert with Kane Shimabukuro. Born and raised in Columbia Maryland, Kane has always had...

2pm
Virtual Event
6th - 8th Grade Home School Class

Classes for homeschooled students (Pre-K - 12th grades). Learn the basic components of the computer; develop writing skills using Microsoft Word. Use...

CANCELLED: Experimental Video Game Club: Gris

We're sorry, this event is cancelled. Gris is a hopeful young girl lost in her own world, dealing with a painful experience in her life. Venture through...

Craft Lounge

Join us for crafting and music. Stretch your ears and your imagination.

Ultimate Anime Club

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

9th - 12th Grade Home School

Classes for homeschooled students (Pre-K - 12th grades). Learn the basic components of the computer; develop writing skills using Microsoft Word. Use...

Art Afterschool with The Walters Art Museum

Join The Walters Art Museum for fun and educational art-making. Each program includes a creative hands-on activity and covers a distinct topic, like...

Limericks at the Library

Celebrate National Limerick Day by using large Jenga blocks to build your very own limerick. Afterward, enjoy a game of Jenga.

board games

Show off your gaming skills with Wii, Uno & board games.

Throwback Tuesday

Unplug and enjoy nostalgic card and board games every 2nd Tuesday of the month.

creative art abstract painting watercolor

Join us every Tuesday and Friday for a craft activity that you can do from home! Activities will be posted on our Facebook account. Craft along and share a...

4pm
Virtual Event
Karate at the Pratt!

Join us for 2 sessions of Karate! See details below: Karate: Discipline for Body and Mind Learn simple techniques for self-defense and sparring. Wear...

Teen Gaming Tuesdays

Journey through fantastic realms and battle ferocious beasts through the magic of D&D, Magic: The Gathering and other games. No prior gaming experience...

Introduction to Microsoft Excel 2016

Learn your way around the Excel 2016 spreadsheet. Discussion will include: select, format cells, worksheets, and rows/columns. Learn everyday tasks such as...

Hackerman Best & Next Series: George Takei

George Takei's acting career has spanned five decades, with more than 40 feature films and hundreds of television guest-starring roles to his credit. He is a...

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