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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

Thursday, May 28

 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
creative art abstract painting watercolor

Explore learning stations all about arts, crafts, and self-expression. For ages 2-5 and their grown-ups. All abilities welcome.

Microsoft Word 2016 (Mail Merge)

Complete the mail merge process by using the step by step Mail Merge Wizard. Create form letters and address labels for mass mailing projects. Class...

Silver Angels

Seniors from the Belair-Edison community meet for a variety of programs.

 Fast Track to a Job: Interview Strategies

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 time.

story time, librarian and children

Join us on our Facebook Live for a virtual storytime!

11am
Virtual Event
Mindful Meditation

Join us for a guided meditation session led by Surya Allamraju of Sunshine Yoga. Please bring your own meditation mat.

writing signing paperwork forms

Show off your knowledge of current events and research skills. Complete our weekly news quiz to win a prize!

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,...

Book Discussion of "The Lady in the Lake"

Book discussion of "The Lady in the Lake" by Laura Lippman, a mystery novel set in 1966 Baltimore.

Foreclosure Workshop

This is a presentation for homeowners having difficulty paying a mortgage or are facing a possible foreclosure. Learn how to assess and maintain credit, how...

Frozen II

Anna, Elsa, Kristoff, Olaf and Sven leave Arendelle to travel to an ancient, autumn-bound forest of an enchanted land. They set out to find the origin of...

iRhyme: Music Composition & Recording for Teens

Join Media Rhythm Institute ONLINE for iRhyme! iRhyme is a reading literacy program that uses HipHop to encourage entrepreneurship, & interest in STEM....

Ultimate Anime Club

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

Anime Club

Come watch and discuss your favorite anime with your friends! There will be snacks.

chess game strategy

Play chess with friends, peers, and a member of the Johns Hopkins Chess Club. All skill levels welcome.

Flower Dissection

Do you like flowers? Do you like to take things apart? Dissect and learn about the structures in flowers.

Crafternoon

Join us as we get together to make something new: May 6 - Votive Candle HolderMay 28 - XOXO Watercolor PaintingJune 4 - Pony Bead LizardJune 17 - Perler...

Crafternoon

Join us bi-weekly as we get together to make something new. March 5th - Marble Mug Candles March 19th - Bubble Wrap Painting April 2nd - Galaxy...

STEM STEAM gears

Join us every Monday and Thursday for a STEM activity that you can do from home! Activities will be posted on our Facebook account.

4pm
Virtual Event
health fitness active

Intense cardio, metabolic, and lateral training exercise, using dance moves and strength training. Call 410-396-1168 to register.

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...

Caribbean Lit Book Club

Read and discuss Frying Plantain by Zalika Reid-Benta Click here to access the digital copies in the catalog. Set in a neighbourhood known as "Little...

6pm
Virtual Event
Northwood Book Discussion Group

Join us for a discussion of The Flight Attendant by Chris Bohjalian

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....

Book Discussion

Read and discuss The Ghosts of Johns Hopkins: The Life and Legacy that Shaped an American City by Antero Pietila.

Book Discussion

Read and discuss Ghosts of Johns Hopkins by Antero Pietila.

writing signing paperwork forms

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...

6:30pm
Virtual Event
Writers LIVE! Robert Kolker,  Hidden Valley Road: Inside the Mind of an American Family

The event has been rescheduled for October 14. May is Mental Health Awareness Month. The program is presented in partnership with NAMI Metropolitan...

Thursday, May 28

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