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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.


Monday, June 29

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...

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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...

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 Job and Career Help for Veterans

A specialist from Easterseals will be available to assist veterans who have questions or need guidance about jobs and careers.

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...

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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...

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Mindful Meditation

Join us for a guided meditation session led by Surya Allamraju of Sunshine Yoga. Please bring your own meditation mat. There is no class on Monday, May 25.

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...

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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.

story time, librarian and children

Join us on our Facebook Live for a virtual storytime!

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teens studying writing in library afterschool

Join us for a Teen Entrepreneur Camp one hour a day, Monday through Thursday. Teens are invited to learn how to start your own business. We will cover how...

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Imagining Our Stories Through the Arts

Enoch Pratt and Leaders of Tomorrow Youth Center (LTYC) presents "Imagining our Stories Through the Arts! Participants will go on a journey through the world...

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Get Fit at Your Library: Line Dance Group

Learn new and old line dances while you workout to hip-hop, Caribbean, and African rhythms. Please wear comfortable shoes and clothing.


Build your own mini Minecraft dungeons for Steve and Alex out of LEGO® bricks.

Virtual Yarn Circle

Let's get together and talk about all things knitting and crocheting! Anyone is welcome to bring a skein and work on a project while we chat.

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Beginner Comedy/Improv for Teens!

With Charm City Comedy! Love to laugh, and make others laugh? Everyone has the ability to create rich, honest comedy by listening, reacting, and being...

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Teen Crafts: Pride Buttons

Join us as we make buttons from scratch, and from magazines and comics.

Teen Lounge

Every other Monday, hang out at the library! Play games, meet new friends, and enjoy snacks.

Discover a Story

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

books stacked on library table

Enjoy coffee, tea, or hot chocolate and discuss any book you choose. Share your favorite titles, and receive new recommendations for your own reading "menu."

chess game strategy

All skill levels are welcome to learn and to play chess.

Monday Movie: The Courier

Synopsis This intense action-thriller unfolds in real time as two embattled souls fight for their lives. Academy Award® winner Gary Oldman (THE DARK KNIGHT)...

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...

Workplace Readiness Series

In this 6-part series, 3 topics will be discussed: Introduction to Word 2016 - Part 1 and 2, Introduction to Excel 2016 – Part 1 and 2 and Introduction to...

Book Discussion

Please join us as we discuss The Giver of Stars by Jojo Moyes. Light refreshments will be provided.

I Am a Mighty Ocean: Spoken Word Poetry for Children of All Ages with Regie Cabico

Spoken Word Poet and Theater Artist, Regie Cabico spins poetic stories of mangos, a Filipino mother, and colors to express our feelings when we are home...

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Light Street Writers Exchange

A read and critique group for writers with interest in all forms of writing: poetry, novel, short story, creative nonfiction. Writers of any ability are...

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Live Music: Never Judge a Queen By the Cover

Celebrate Pride Month singing along to some of your favorite songs with local drag queens. Hosted by Evon Michelle. Free, no registration required. Seating...

Mosaic Workshop

Join artist Sarah McCann for an afternoon of mosaic-making. Create a mosaic frame for yourself or as a gift for a loved one. Participants are invited to...

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