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Saturday, September 16

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...

Back to School Scavenger Hunt

Find the school supply pictures hidden in the children's area to fill our backpack and win a prize. One prize per child, while supplies last.

colored pencils creative art drawing

Discover the important symbols of the Jewish New Year with each coloring sheet you complete, and color them all for a small prize! osh Hashanah, which...

a variety of craft supplies splayed out across a table

Caregivers and children, are you looking for a special place to store your library card? Celebrate library card sign up month at the Hampden Branch by...

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...

Hispanic Heritage Fact Find and Who’s Who

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month and learn about Hispanic people who have achieved, created, and performed great things through an interactive fact find in...

Take & Make: Animal Friend Magnets

Get ready to learn with a smart buddy to display all of your wonderful work on the fridge! This Take & Make kit will be available at the Walbrook Branch...

Take & Make: Beaded Pipe Cleaner Snake

Make your own toy snake using a pipe cleaner and beads! This Take & Make kit will be available at the Patterson Park Branch from September 4 to 16 on a...

Colored pencils in a row

Can you turn an abstract line into a cool and exciting picture? Grab an activity packet from the library and try it out! This Take & Make kit will be...

Take & Make: Friendship Bracelets

Make and exchange bracelets with your friends at school! This Take & Make will be available for the month of September or until supplies last.

Take & Make: Leafy Hedgehog

With a sweet snout and cheerful googly eyes, this hedgehog magnet craft kit for kids is sure to be a hit! Layered with colorful autumn leaf shapes, he'll...

Modern Pop Art Experience: "Cerealism" with Michael Albert

Join the Enoch Pratt Free Library in welcoming artist Michael Albert for his Modern Pop Art Experience, where we will take recycling packaging to a fine arts...

Reisterstown Puzzle Club

This program is canceled as the Reisterstown Road Branch is closed for building repairs through mid-November. Drop in to the Reistertown Road branch puzzle...

baby and parent playtime

Stories, movement, play, and songs for babies in arms and toddlers together. Playtime follows. For little ones under two with a favorite adult. All...

Cover of book.

The Sunflower Sisters by Martha Hall Kelly. A beautiful historical fiction novel based on a true story and set during the Civil War.

Baby & Toddler Storytime

Stories, movement, play, and songs for babies and toddlers . For little ones under two with a favorite adult. All abilities welcome. Playtime to follow.

Field Day with Unmatched Athlete

Join Unmatched Athlete and the Enoch Pratt Free Library for activities and games at the Govans Branch! There will be an obstacle course scavenger hunt for...

part of cover of Lost & Found

Join us for a discussion of Lost & Found by Kathryn Schulz. This program has a hybrid format. Participate either in person or on Zoom. "One spring morning,...

Back to School Social!

We are back in school, so let's have some fun! Do you like trivia? We do! Join us for fun trivia about school, plus some summer fun, giveaways, and a little...

Knot Just Knitting

Bring your project to our yarn-craft circle to get tips and ideas, or just come to hang out with other crafters. Meets every first and third Saturday, and...

Movie: Are You There God? It's Me, Margaret.

When her family moves from the city to the suburbs, 11-year-old Margaret navigates new friends, feelings, and the beginning of adolescence. 2023 | Rated...

STEAM Self-Portrait

Using math concepts and the science of colors learn how to paint a portrait of yourself or anyone on an egg carton.

Storm Center: Film and Discussion on Libraries and Challenged Books

In celebration of Banned Books, watch and discuss the 1956 film Storm Center (1956) starring Bette Davis. Produced at the height of the Red Scare, widowed...

creative art abstract painting watercolor

Wooden plaques cut to look like they came from a tree trunk turn into plump pumpkins or apples when you paint them and add decorative leaves and stems. All...

Several dice of different numbers of sides- such as 10, 8, 6, and 12- and various colors

Ready your imagination and your dice for a tabletop roleplaying game adventure, or try out a card or board game. Character sheets and dice are provided.

art child painting

Bring recycled materials and your imagination for this crafternoon! Construct and paint a miniature house inspired by a real house you admire or simply your...

Free Weekly Public Tours of the Library

Discover the services the Enoch Pratt Free Library has to offer with a free tour. Take a peek behind the scenes and at the library's collections, and learn a...

Selena Movie from Pratt Web

Biographical drama charting the extraordinary career and tragic slaying of pop singing sensation Selena as her career transcended the Tejano scene that...

R.L. Stine: "Scariest.Book.Ever" (Goosebumps House of Shivers)  **SOLD OUT**

**THIS PROGRAM IS SOLD OUT** Bestselling author R.L. Stine will introduce a brand-new Goosebumps series that is sure to cause chills and laughs alike. A...

Batman under the red hood

Diabolical vigilante Red Hood (voice of Jensen Ackles) sets out to clean up the streets of Gotham City and destroy Batman. Meanwhile, as Red Hood brutally...

Saturday, September 16