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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, June 23

Baltimore Backyard Bingo

Turtles and butterflies. Aphids and roses. Moles and...a Squash Vine Borer? Join us in tracking the wildlife in our yards and neighborhoods this...

Virtual Event
handmade paper books

It's time for Summer Reading! This year's theme -- Imagine Your Story. Stop by anytime in June or July and craft your own handmade book, then fill it with...

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
Career Building Clinic (Resume Writing Workshop)

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

Google Docs

Learn to use Google’s online word processor, which allows you to create and format documents and work with other persons on the same document Class...

10am
Virtual Event
Imagine Your Story : Teen Virtual Summer Camps!

*DUE TO COVID-19, Our Teen Summer Programs will be Online Only* Although the Summer Challenge dates are June 17 - August 12, 2020, some programs run outside...

10am
Virtual Event
Microsoft Word 2016: Designing Brochures, Programs & Flyers

In this workshop learners will design a variety of publications: a flier advertising an event; a program outlining date, times, and details of an event; and...

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
SeniorTec

You are never too old to learn. Join us for a fun filled adventure as we discover the world of the computer. Create a Gmail account using Google. Learn...

Your Door to Adventure

Share your trip stories. Email at gvn@prattlibrary.org a photo of a recent trip you took along with a short description to be posted in the Govans Branch.

Online Teen Yoga Summer Camp

Have you ever wanted to take a yoga class? Do you want to learn new ways to stay calm when feeling anxious or stressed? Join me this summer for Yoga Summer...

11am
Virtual Event
Google Calendar Workshop

Create calendars, practice using calendar features, and share events online. Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. (Access information...

11:30am
Virtual Event
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...

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
American Sign Language I, Class B

This goal of this 8-session course is to develop the skills and knowledge needed to communicate in American Sign Language. As an introductory level course...

1pm
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,...

Google Docs

Learn to use Google’s online word processor, which allows you to create and format documents and work with other persons on the same document. Class...

1pm
Virtual Event
Imagine Your Story: Scratch Coding

Learn how to use Scratch to create a story, game, or animation and share it with players around the world. Use your imagination! Scratch is a free...

1pm
Virtual Event
Art With a Heart

Now Meeting Online! Maker Foundations is a robust, 14-week technology curriculum that introduces graphic design, game development, 3D printing/digital...

2pm
Virtual Event
Tuesdays at Two: Live Music with Karter Jaymes

Karter Jaymes was born and raised in Baltimore, MD and is the former drummer for the Legendary Teddy Pendergrass. He is now an acoustic Singer/Songwriter...

2pm
Virtual Event
Google Calendar Workshop

Create calendars, practice using calendar features, and share events online. Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. (Access information...

2:30pm
Virtual Event
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....

Experimental Video Game Club: Gris

Gris is a hopeful young girl lost in her own world, dealing with a painful experience in her life. Venture through this beautiful watercolor dreamscape that...

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...

One Tale, Many Cultures

Discover how other cultures have told your favorite fairy tales! Listen to a few versions then make a craft.

Surface Tension Art

Play with paint, surface tension, and the creation of art.

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
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
Dreams on Display: Vision Boarding Workshop

A Vision Board is a display of images that represent whatever you want to be, do or have in your life. You can put all your wants, dreams, desires, and goals...

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...

Tuesday, June 23

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