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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

Thursday, July 30

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
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
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
Storytelling with the Modell Lyric!

Do you like storytelling? Join the education staff of the Modell Lyric this summer for a biweekly storytelling workshop class that will run for 5 weeks....

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.

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Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. Skype - allows you to create great things with your workgroup, share a story, or celebrate a birthday...

10:30am
Virtual Event
story time, librarian and children

Join us on our Facebook Live for a virtual storytime every Monday and Thursday morning!

11am
Virtual Event
Gmail Basics

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. Learn to compose, send and retrieve messages, and send attachments. Create, delete, and move messages...

12pm
Virtual Event
Introduction to Microsoft Excel 2016 - Part 1

This class will review all the basic functions needed prior to taking Advance Excel. So whether you want to learn Excel or just refresh what you learned...

1:30pm
Virtual Event
Book discussion of The Lady in the Lake

Join us for a book discussion of The Lady in the Lake, a murder mystery by Laura Lippman, set in 1960s-era Baltimore. Dial-In Instructions Join with...

2pm
Virtual Event
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
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 Microsoft Excel 2016 - Part 2

Online Class Sessions - Email registration requiredLearn your way around the Excel 2016 spreadsheet. The discussion will include select, format cells,...

3pm
Virtual Event
Magic with Bill Packard

Be delighted and amazed as Magician Bill Packard shares magic tricks and more!

4pm
Virtual Event
Teens Speak Up

Teens, did you know that your voice matters? Speak up and share your voice. We will be meeting virtually in a live conversation with the "mercenary for...

4pm
Virtual Event
creative art abstract painting watercolor

Join us for a workshop via Google Hangouts where you can learn how to make your own comics and zines! Only requirement to participate is a single sheet of...

5pm
Virtual Event
Book Discussion

Read and discuss Olive Again by Elizabeth Strout.

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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! Jabari Asim

Join us for a conversation and short tour with Jabari Asim, facilitated by Susan Muaddi Darraj. Presented in partnership with the Ivy Bookshop. In Stop and...

7pm
Virtual Event

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