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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

Wednesday, July 1

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
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
emojis

Join us in the month of July by using your creative voice and embrace the power of emojis. Write your story, real or imaginary, using 140 characters or...

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.

yoga group stretching

Visit with the Baltimore City Health Department, Division of Aging and Care Services, which provides 22 programs through 3 divisions. These programs support...

Carrie Sue Ayvar: Once Upon a Time / Habia Una Vez

It is time for fun with fairytales and folktales! Join storyteller Carrie Sue Ayvar as she takes her listeners on a journey into the imagination. Travel...

11am
Virtual Event
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...

11am
Virtual Event
books stacked on library table

Join Miss Mel from the Edmondson Branch to discuss the fantasy and sci-fi books you've been reading this summer with this Zoom book club! For ages...

1pm
Virtual Event
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...

2pm
Virtual Event
Teen Summer Coding Challenge

Teens in grades 7-12 are invited to join Teen Center staff to learn different kinds of basic coding, including virtual robot programming on the new VexCode...

2pm
Virtual Event
Workforce Wednesday

Join us each Wednesday to learn tips and tools to boost your job search. Topics include creating a resume, writing a cover letter, and interviewing strategies.

2pm
Virtual Event
Book Chat with Pratt

Not sure what your next book will be? Chat live with Pratt staff for book recommendations on Crowdcast and Facebook Live. Schedule July 1: Tyler Williams...

3pm
Virtual Event
Drawing with Rick Wright!

Join Mr. Rick Wright as he teaches you how to draw your favorite people, cartoon characters and more this summer on Wednesdays, beginning July 1st! See...

3pm
Virtual Event
Animania

Graphic Novels/Manga Club Enjoy live chat & discussions on anime, manga, comic books, movies and more. Participants must sign up by completing the online...

4pm
Virtual Event
Virtual Yoga for Everyone with Civonnia

Join BYFree instructor, Civonnia, for deep breathing, relaxation, basic yoga poses and stretching—these mixed level classes are open to those brand new to...

5pm
Virtual Event

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