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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

Wednesday, May 20

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...

Make a teru teru bozu doll / Haz una muñeca japonesa

These cute and simple Japanese dolls are traditionally hung in the window to ask for sunny weather - or hung upside down to ask for rain! Take yours home or...

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
Library Tech at Keswick Wise & Well Center for Healthy Living

Bring your device and your Pratt library card to learn more about the services the Pratt Library offers to connect readers with eBooks, digital audiobooks,...

Pratt Teens on Discord!

Young Adult Services proudly presents a virtual space JUST FOR TEENS! If you are a teen and want to connect with other teens, come on over to Pratt Teens...

10am
Virtual Event
Career Building Clinic: Writing a Resume/Job Search

Participants will learn the most effective way to create basic resumes using online resources and the importance of a cover letter. Participates will start...

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...

Keyboarding for Seniors

Develops and enhances (Touch Method) keyboarding skill sets. Apply skills learned to produce non-technical documents. Learn to identify and type different...

yoga group stretching

Visit with the Baltimore City Health Department, Division of Aging and Care Services, which provides 22 programs through 3 divisions. These programs support...

Cell Phone Basics

Learn how to use your cell phone to access the library's digital resources. Learn how to download apps, take pictures, attach and upload pictures, open...

Get Interview Ready

Get prepared for your next job interview! Learn how to decode common interview questions, what to include in your responses, and how to prepare ahead of...

Google Series

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

Sit-N-Keep Healthy

Learn how to tone and strengthen your body through a variety of exercises. Session led by Surya Allamraju of Sunshine Yoga.

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,...

Lawyers in the Library

Lawyers from Maryland Legal Aid provide one-on-one legal services.

Workforce Wednesdays: Remote Interviews

Get prepared for an online or phone interview! Learn how to set up your space, convey confidence without body language, and answer common interview...

2pm
Virtual Event
Blackout Poetry

Learn to make blackout poetry from newspapers, magazines, or discarded books you have in your home. Register below to receive an invitation to the event....

3pm
Virtual Event
creative art abstract painting watercolor

A fun club for creative tweens to make crafts and other cool items.

STEM STEAM gears

Teens (grade 7-12) are invited to join Teen Center staff to learn a brand new platform for virtual robot programming, VexCode VR! We will remotely...

3pm
Virtual Event
Scallion pancakes / Tortitas cebollín

Try your hand at making scallion pancakes with Southeast Library’s new Kitchen in a Box. Inspired by Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, these savory...

creative art abstract painting watercolor

Every first and third Wednesday of the month we will be doing simple Arts & Crafts event that will be fun and engaging for teens.

books stacked on library table

Let's get together and discuss the books we've been reading. Bring a friend!

3:10pm
Virtual Event
yoga group stretching

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....

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...

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...

Laser Play

It’s been 100 years since the creation of the first laser. Join us for a day of flashy fun, navigating our laser field and solve challenging puzzles.

Teen Summit

Join tweens and teens at the Pennsylvania branch for a time to discuss whatever's on your mind.

yoga group stretching

An exercise program of dance to hot new music. Call 410-396-1168 to register.

Virtual Yoga for Everyone with Civonnia

Join BYFree instructor, Civonnia, for deep breathing, relaxation, basic yoga poses and stretching—these mixed level classes are open to those brand new to...

5pm
Virtual Event
Introduction to Microsoft Office and computer Basics

In this 6-session series, 5 topics will be discussed: ABCs of the PC, Skill Builders’ Workshops, Introduction to Computers and Windows, Introduction to Word...

Writers LIVE! Charlie Duff, The North Atlantic Cities

Charlie Duff's program has been rescheduled for October 15. RSVP here. From Amsterdam in 1600 to London and Washington today, the people who live beside the...

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