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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, June 25

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
Creative Process

Let's tackle the design process together. Do you want to be a designer but don't know where to start then join the Pratt Teen center as we explore the design...

10am
Virtual Event
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
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
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.

Introduction to Microsoft Excel 2016

Learn your way around the Excel 2016 spreadsheet. Discussion will include: select, format cells, worksheets, and rows/columns. Learn everyday tasks such as...

Silver Angels

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

story time, librarian and children

Join us on our Facebook Live for a virtual storytime!

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
Mindful Meditation

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

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
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
Pokémon Detective Pikachu

The world of Pokémon comes to life! The first-ever live-action Pokémon adventure. Rated PG. 104 minutes.

Family Summer Movie matinee: Playing with Fire

When straight-laced fire superintendent Jake Carson and his elite team of firefighters come to the rescue of three siblings, they quickly realize that no...

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...

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
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
Iced Tea and Teen Reads

Cool off in the summer months with some iced tea, and read with us in the library!

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....

Vision Board Workshop

Imagine your story! Join other teens as you create your own vision board. Learn about the purpose and role of vision boards in pursuing your goals.

LEGO® Adventures

Build your own LEGO® creations and see them on display!

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...

Poptab Bracelets

Turn aluminum can tabs into cool jewelry

health fitness active

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

Adult Paint Night

Create your own original artwork under the direction of artist, Melku Tafari. All supplies will be provided. Please call 410-396-6053 to register.

Advanced Microsoft Word 2016

Learn to apply text styles, insert watermarks, and wrap text around objects. Create, run, and delete a macro, import Excel files, create forms, and insert...

Microsoft Word 2016: Designing Brochures, Programs & Flyers

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. Google...

Caribbean Lit Book Club

Read and discuss How to Love a Jamaican: Stories by Alexia Arthurs. This collection of short stories sweeps from close-knit island communities on Jamaica to...

6pm
Virtual Event
Northwood Book Discussion Group

Join us for a discussion of The Water Dancer by Ta-Nehisi Coates.

creative art abstract painting watercolor

Paint Night is the perfect combination of creativity and conversation. Light refreshments will be served. Registration is required: call 410-396-6088.

Spy Virginia Hall: A Woman of No Importance

Virginia Hall's niece, Lorna Catling, will discuss the exciting and adventurous life of her spy relative, written about in Sonia Purnell's book, A Woman of...

Washi Tape Paintings

Create your own masterpiece using washi tape. Please call 410-396-0970 to register for the program.

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....

Bar Method Classes

Strengthen & stretch all muscle groups in modified Bar Method classes. Reshape your body with this transformative fitness workout. Presented by The Bar...

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...

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...

An Evening with Abdu Ali and Savannah Wood

Join us for a blended discussion and listening party about creativity, process and living as a Baltimore artist with Abdu Ali, facilitated by Savannah Wood....

7pm
Virtual Event

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