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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 27

 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
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...

Fast Track to a Job: Resumes That Work

Learn tools and strategies to create a polished resume that emphasizes your strengths and will get noticed by employers.

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,...

Lawyer in the Library

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

Workforce Wednesday

Join us each Wednesdays to learn about workforce topics in this 5-part series. May 27th: Job Search 101 June 3rd: Resume Building June 10th: How to Write...

2pm
Virtual Event
3D Planters

Decorate a 3D printed planter and receive your own plant. Don't forget your "green thumbs"!

  Make a musical instrument/ Haz un instrumento musical

Join an artist educator from the Center for Jewish Education to learn about Jewish musical traditions and make an instrument to take home

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
Anime Watch!

Watch and discuss Anime! Together we'll discover new favorites, old favorites, friends, food, and skills inspired by Japanese culture.

3:30pm
Virtual Event
LEGO Club

Have fun building whatever LEGO creation you can imagine!

Perler Pixel Art Club

Join us for some fun making your favorite pixel characters with perler beads.

Time to Unwind

In honor of Mental Health Awareness month, teens will learn to relax through craft and movement activities. Let's de-stress!

Computer Gaming Tournament

Come compete against your friends in a monthly gaming challenge.

Craft Lab: 3D Sculptures

Make a 3D work of art with foam, cardboard, and other materials.

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...

Picture Scavenger Hunt Day

Discover the Central Library of the Enoch Pratt Free Library System through pictures to see how well you know the building.

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
Email Basics

Participants will use Google to create a Gmail account. Learn to compose, send and retrieve messages, and send attachments. Create, delete, and move...

 Friends of Pennsylvania Avenue Branch Meeting

Connect with fellow community members as they support the library.

Brown Lecture Series: Kenyatta Berry, The Family Tree Toolkit: A Comprehensive Guide to Uncovering Your Ancestry and Researching Genealogy

Knowing your ancestry is more than just ethnic percentages. It’s about creating and building a story about your family history. The Family Tree Toolkit is...

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