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Events

Wednesday, February 17

girl thinking

Celebrate Black History Month while testing your knowledge about notable Black musicians, writers, athletes, and others!

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Blind Date With A Book

Looking for your perfect book match? During the month of February, allow us librarians to be your book-matchmaker! Exclusively for pickup at Northwood...

Enoch Pratt Youth Council Recruitment

The Enoch Pratt Youth Council (EPYC), formerly known as Community Youth Corps (CYC), is a new and improved program designed to give Baltimore City teens the...

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searching girl with magnifying glass

A new year means that it is a great time to go on a journey of discovery! We are asking that children and their families go on an adventure to learn more...

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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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Read Woke Challenge

What is Read Woke? It’s a feeling. A form of education. A call to action, and our right as lifelong learners. It means arming yourself with knowledge to...

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Slay Your Way kits

Slay Your Way! If your life was a card game, what cards would be in play? Would it be a Hex Card, Battle Card, or Defense Card? This kit has many things...

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microphone

Record your oral history interview for the Stories from Baltimore Teens project to speak, learn, and save how different generations respond to living during...

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Take & Make: Chinese Hand Drum

Celebrate Chinese New Year by making a traditional Chinese hand drum. From February 1st to 27th, call 443-984-3901 to request your own Chinese hand drum kit...

Library Tech - Overdrive/Libby for ebooks & eaudios

Library Tech from your living room! Learn how to use Overdrive and their app Libby to download and enjoy eBooks and audiobooks. Have your computer, tablet or...

10am
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Take & Make Unfinished Wood Jewelry Box

This do it yourself wood craft jewelry box with heart-shaped knobs are fun to design with your favorite color. Beginning Monday, February 8th, call...

Take & Make: Black History Bookmarks

Craft bookmarks celebrating African-American history! From February 2nd to 18th, call 443-984-3912 to request your Black History bookmark kit and schedule a...

craft paper, colored pencils, scissors, and other craft supplies

Have you ever wanted to know more about how the mail works? Learn how to make your own postcards (no envelopes needed!) for Send a Card to a Friend Day! Pick...

Take & Make: Flower Power Pens

Think Spring while making a bright and colorful flower pen! From February 1st to 27th, call 410-396-6059 to request your flower power pen kit and schedule...

Take & Make: Stained Glass Window Craft

Make a beautiful stained glass window design using construction and tissue paper! From February 1st to 27th, call 443-984-4923 to request your stained glass...

Take & Make: The Fine Art of Gratitude

Pick up a kit to create your own gratitude keepsake. Click here to download the Take & Make Instruction Sheet. Each kit contains an Instruction Sheet. Call...

Take & Make: The Fine Art of Gratitude

Pick up a kit to create your own gratitude keepsake. Click here to download the Take & Make Instruction Sheet. Each kit contains an Instruction Sheet. Call...

Take & Make: Valentine's Day String Art Craft Kit

Share the love by creating your own heart-shaped string art wall hanging! All craft supplies and instructions are included. Please call 410-396-6098 to...

10am
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SeniorTec

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required You are never too old to learn. Join us for a fun filled adventure as we discover the world of the...

10:30am
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Introduction to Skype/WhatsApp

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. Skype - Is software that is free to download and easy to use. You can make free video and voice...

12pm
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Introduction to Zoom

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. Get the basics of Zoom. Learn how to: Join meetings, Host Meetings, Schedule Meetings, Download...

1:30pm
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Book Chat with Pratt

Not sure what your next book will be? Chat live with Pratt staff, or a special guest, for book recommendations on Zoom and Facebook Live. Schedule January...

3pm
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books stacked on library table

Come join us to discuss the best book you read this month.

3pm
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writing signing paperwork forms

Come learn about and discuss writing with librarians and your fellow teens in our Writers' Workshop group on the Pratt Teens Discord server! Questions...

3pm
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Screen-Teens

What does it take to put a story on- screen? How would you turn your story into a movie? Well, join Miss Kelsey as we show you a little of what you might...

4pm
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One Book Baltimore Virtual Book Club

Join No Boundaries Coalition in unpacking this year's One Book Baltimore read, We Speak for Ourselves, while also learning how to build a youth led platform...

5pm
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Virtual Yoga for Everyone with Civonnia

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

5:30pm
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Writers LIVE! Lawrence T. Brown, The Black Butterfly: The Harmful Politics of Race and Space in America

Registration encouraged, but not required. Click here to register through Eventbrite. The event is also part of OSI-Baltimore’s Talking About Race...

7pm
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Wednesday, February 17