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Events Calendar

Virtual Events Now Available

Due to the Coronavirus COVID-19 outbreak, all Pratt Library in person events are cancelled 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 22

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
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.

SeniorTec - Skill Builders' Workshop

SeniorTec - Skill Builders' Workshop You are never too old to learn. Join us for a fun-filled adventure as we discover the world of the computer. Learn basic...

10:30am
Virtual Event
Make Your Own Body Scrub

Kick of the summer with a summer facescrub! Learn how to make your own Pink Lemonade Face Mask for yourself or to give as a gift. Supplies can be picked up...

11am
Virtual Event
Storyteller Diane Macklin: Small Wonders and Stupendous Feats

Enjoy marvelous tales of unlikely heroes that defy the impossible through kindness, friendship, and courage.

11am
Virtual Event
computer keyboard hands

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. Learn how to Join meetings, host and schedule meetings, and screen share. Download of the Zoom App is...

12pm
Virtual Event
Mary Church Terrell Portrayal and Q&A: Raising Their Voices

This July, the Chautauqua living history series goes virtual as Maryland Humanities raises the voices of four notable women who took action to secure their...

1pm
Virtual Event
Story Thread

Work with others to create an original story! First, we will create a story base using Ms. Carrie's Story Starter Fortune Teller. Then, take turns adding to...

1pm
Virtual Event
Introduction to Google Docs

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. Learn how to create basic word documents using Google Docs. Click a date below to register: Wednesdays, ...

1:30pm
Virtual Event
D&D Office Hours

Do you have a burning question about Dungeons & Dragons, the tabletop role-playing game? Do you wanna know how many goblins your character can take on? Is...

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...

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 August 5: Julie Johnson...

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
Imagine Your Story with Media Rhythm Institute's Online Summer Camps

The Media Rhythm Institute (“MRI”) is a collective of youth arts programs that provide youth the opportunity to explore their passions and strengthen their...

3pm
Virtual Event
Introduction to Google Calendar

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. Create calendars, practice using calendar features, and share events online. Click a date below to...

3pm
Virtual Event
Teen Playwriting with the Modell Lyric!

Have you always dreamed of writing a play? This summer join us virtually at the Pratt as we partner with the education staff of the Modell Lyric for a...

3pm
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
 Friends of Pennsylvania Avenue Branch Meeting

Connect with fellow community members as they support the library.

Wednesday, July 22

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