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Monday, July 10

 Exhibit: The Art and Preservation of Resistance: The Black Lives Matter Memorial Fence Artifact Collection

The Pratt Library's exhibit, The Art & Preservation of Protest, honors Black Lives Matter Memorial Fence Artifact Collection and consists of hundreds of...

3D Printing

Design a 3D-printed miniature at home and print it out at the Govans Branch! Ask a librarian to find out how to create your own models using TinkerCAD, a...

searching girl with magnifying glass

How well do you know your library? Are you ready to go on a book scavenger hunt? Come to the Walbrook branch, grab a scavenger hunt flyer, find all the books...

Games at Govans

Start a D&D or TTRPG adventure, play your favorite games, or make a new favorite with a wide selection of board, dice, and card games available in the Govans...

Ocean Joke Scavenger Hunt

Find the answer to the ocean joke hidden in the children's area to win a prize. One prize per child, while supplies last.

searching girl with magnifying glass

Who said STEM has to stop when the school year ends? Visit the Roland Park branch and explore within the library. Pick up your bingo card from the Teen...

Soul of the Butterfly: Chicory Magazine & Baltimore's Black Arts Activism Exhibit

Can art be activism? Can a poem make a difference? In the 1960s, Black writers in Baltimore said, "yes" in the pages of Chicory, a poetry magazine published...

Take & Make Grab Bag!

Take and Makes galore! A variety of take & makes are available to take home, from scratchboard art to blackout poetry and more!

Photo of a pink ball of yarn, a metal tapestry needle, a square of plastic canvas, and a pair of scissors with red handles.

Create your own pencil box using plastic canvas pieces and yarn. Mix and match colors and patterns to create your own unique design. All materials are...

A bead lizard made in the colors of the rainbow LGBTQ+ Pride flag

Celebrate your LGBTQ+ pride all year round with a clip-on rainbow bead lizard! This kit contains everything you need to create your very own plastic bead...

Take & Make: Paper Strip Ice Cream Cone

All the ice cream fun without the mess! These awesome craft kits include the materials needed to create beautiful paper ice cream cones. Young crafters will...

Take & Make: Recycled Bee

Pick up supplies to make a bee out of recycled materials. This Take & Make kit will be available on a first come, first served basis, while supplies last.

Oriole bird perched on branch

Welcome the cardinals, the chickadees, the finches, and more to your yard with a bird feeder made from recyclable materials. This Take & Make kit will be...

creative art abstract painting watercolor

Come in all month to celebrate World Watercolor Month. Look at picture books that use the medium to tell their stories and paint your very own watercolor.

abacus with colored numbers and operations

Mathema-kits are full of games and activities you can do to test your skills and prove your knowledge. Try a new kit with us every other month! Take & Make...

Boba tea in rainbow cups against a black background

Do you love boba tea? Come grab a make-your-own boba kit at the Hampden Branch Library to make your own version of this delicious treat at home. Available...

Introduction to Keyboarding, Word and Excel 2019

Keyboarding - Develops and enhances (Touch Method) keyboarding skill sets Word - Learn to create, open, format, and save documents in this basic word...

Introduction to Microsoft Excel 2019

Learn your way around the Excel 2019 spreadsheet. Discussion will include: Select, format cells, worksheets, and rows/columnsLearn everyday tasks such as...

Introduction to Microsoft Word 2019

Learn to create, open, format, and save documents in this basic word processing class.Class participants will learn to use the spelling and grammar...

Workplace Readiness Workshop

In this 6-part series, 3 topics will be discussed: Introduction to MS Word 2019 - Part 1 and 2Introduction to MS Excel 2019 – Part 1 and 2Introduction to...

Playdate at the Library

Babies and toddlers can escape the summer heat with enriching play time at the library.

The Bubble Lady

Join the Bubble Lady for a fun, interactive experience. Learn about science as you see a "smoky" bubble, a bubble in a cube and a helium bubble!

Yoga & Breathing for Beginners

Yoga is an exercise with different poses which helps boost energy, bring flexibility to the joints, and reduces the stress in the body. Breathing exercises...

Side view of teen girl holding a camera up to take a picture of something above.

**Registration is closed for the Lit Future Summer Camp and the HeARTworks program. If you are on the waiting list for either program, stay tuned for a...

Typing Club

Ever wished you could be a faster typer? Play an online typing game and win prizes!

a variety of craft supplies splayed out across a table

Make your own zine publication using the tools and resources available at the Pratt Library! Learn about the history and independent culture of zine-making,...

colored pencils creative art drawing

Come to the Walbrook Branch and join us for an afternoon of crafts! Every week will be a different craft.

Crafternoon:  Paint a Teddy Bear

Join us for an afternoon of crafting to celebrate Teddy Bear Picnic Day. Use a fork to paint a furry texture on your paper teddy bear.

Music & Movement Storytime

Shimmy, shake, wiggle, and giggle as we share music and movement-themed books, interactive songs, and fun activities to get kids (and adults) up and moving!...

creative art abstract painting watercolor

Teens and tweens can come out and enjoy a fun filled evening creating art with sand.

An Introduction to Microsoft Office 2019 & Computer Basics

A 4 part class ABCs of the PCSkill Builders’ WorkshopsIntroduction to Computers and WindowsStaying Safe OnlineParticipants will receive a certificate upon...

Stack of books

Come join us at the Orleans Street Branch for book club! We meet the second Monday of every month at 6 pm. The selected book for August is Lady in the...

pest on garden plant

The most common garden pests are aphids, ants, beetles, slugs, and animals such as deer, squirrels, mice, and raccoons. Learn how to get rid or control...

Your Turn: Board Game Group

It's an evening of tabletop gaming! This monthly meetup may include card, board, or party-style games. Come one, come all!

Monday, July 10