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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 4

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...

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.

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
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.

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...

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.

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,...

Lawyer in the Library Logo

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

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
Teen Gaming Night

Consoles, controllers, and games provided. Bring your own skills!

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....

chess game strategy

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

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...

Teen Crafts: Making A Zine!

Join us as we craft a themed zine each month!

Teen Video Game Night

Come play video games with your friends on the big screen!

LEGO® Adventures

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

Creative Collective

Share your art with others! Get opinions on your drawing, writing, or painting. Whatever creative project you're working on! There will be time to work on...

Teen Book Cafe

No need to read a specific book for this book club! Share and discuss books you've read and learn about new books to add to your to-read list.

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-session series, 5 topics will be discussed: ABCs of the PC, Skill Builders’ Workshops, Introduction to Computers and Windows, Introduction to Word...

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...

Jewelry Making Workshop

Learn the basics of beading using various types of beads. Registration required; call 410-396-6098 to register.

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...

Shut Up and Write!

Join us for one hour of distraction-free writing. "Shut Up and Write" has discovered that it’s strikingly helpful to write with other writers. See if it’s...

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 Cribs! Sonia Shah

Join us for a conversation between Sonia Shah and Rosemary Slick in honor of World Oceans Day. Presented in partnership with the Ivy Bookshop and National...

7pm
Virtual Event

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