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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 26

 Test your African IQ / ¿Qué sabes sobre África?

How well do you know African countries, languages, and landmarks? Stop by the Children’s Department for a new challenge every day in honor of African...

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...

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
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...

 Fast Track to a Job: Job Search 101

Get tips and tricks for a more successful job search. Learn how to research organizations and industries, find hidden job postings, and identify scams.

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
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,...

Hula Storytime with Miss Ryan

Celebrate Asian Pacific American Heritage Month as we share a story, sing a rhyme, and learn the basics of Hawaiian traditional hula along with one dance...

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...

Oscar Somersalo, guitarist

International prize-winning classical guitarist Oscar Somersalo performs music by Bach, Romantic era Spanish and South American guitar music, as well as some...

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...

books stacked on library table

Join us for a monthly book club focused on mystery and suspense. May's selection is Magpie Murders by Anthony Horowitz. June's selection is The Death of Mrs....

Craft Lounge

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

Stop Motion Animation Workshop Part 1/2: Toys and Found Objects

Stop motion allows inanimate objects to appear as if they are moving. Objects are placed in front of a camera and moved ever so slightly between each...

Teen VR Night

Explore other dimensions with VR Oculus at the Hamilton Branch.

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...

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
Discover a Story

Listen to the first chapter of a book, then keep reading it on your own!

Get College Ready!

Former Admissions Officers Stephanie Klein Wassink, AdmissionsCheckup (AdmissionsCheckup.com) and Missy Evans-Moreland, Moreland & Associates Educational...

4pm
Virtual Event
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...

computer keyboard hands

Join digital equity coordinator Lo Smith, as they speak with local organizations about the intersections of access on Instagram Live.

4:30pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, May 26

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