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Thursday, April 18

Call for Applications - 2025 Artist in Residence Proposals

We are thrilled to announce that the application process for the 2025 Artist in Residence (AIR) program is now open. The Enoch Pratt Free Library Artist in...

StoryWalk®: Mary Had a Little Plan by Tammi Sauer and Vanessa Brantley-Newton

Follow your imagination with our outdoor StoryWalk® featuring Mary Had a Little Plan by Tammi Sauer and Vanessa Brantley-Newton at the Southeast Anchor...

 Sewing Machine Orientation

Learn to use a sewing machine at the Govans Branch! You can bring your own or learn on one of the sewing machines available. After the machine orientation,...

Drop-in Job Seeker Assistance

Members of the Maryland Department of Labor can help you refresh your resume, make a career change, or apply for a job online on Mondays and Thursdays.

Rambling Readers

Join a novel walking book club that covers more than novels! Come as we share whatever book we are reading or listening to lately to share passions,...

Baby & Toddler Storytime

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

Family Storytime

Stories, movement, songs, and our most fun activities. Come ready to move, laugh, and learn together. For families with children ages 2-5. All abilities...

Coffee, Conversation, and Community (Drop-in Group)

Coffee, Conversation, and Community (Drop-in Group) Join the social work team for some coffee, conversation, and community! This weekly drop-in group is...

Family Storytime

Stories, movement, songs, and our most fun activities. Come ready to move, laugh, and learn together. For families with children ages 2-5. All abilities...

preschool children

Mary had a little lamb, and now you can create your own little lamb made out of cotton balls as part of a storytime craft!

Preschool Storytime

Stories, movement, songs, and play activities that prepare your child for lifelong learning. For ages 2-5 with a favorite adult. All abilities welcome.

hands on an old typewriter

An empowering and rewarding experience to write an hour each week at the same time and place. This experience serves as powerful support for building your...

12pm
Virtual Event
tech mobile tablet apps

Wondering how to get library materials, such as eBooks and audiobooks onto your tablet? Need help figuring out email, social media, or other features of your...

Introduction to Computer Basics

In this 4-week series, four topics will be discussed: ABCs of the PCSkill Builders’ WorkshopsIntroduction to Computers and WindowsStaying Safe...

Stop Motion Animation for Kids

Learn this fun animation technique. Make characters, write scripts, film your short movie. Recommended for children ages 5-12.

After School Fun

Come join us for some fun games and after-school relaxation. Take part in a variety of activities including board games, open mic nights, art projects,...

Becoming A Collegiate Student-Athlete

Join us for an engaging student-athlete panel showcasing talented individuals from nearby colleges and universities in the DMV area. Discover their inspiring...

Family Storytime

Stories, movement, songs, and our most fun activities. Come ready to move, laugh, and learn together. For families with children ages 2-5. All abilities...

Learn to Sew & Crochet

Interested in sewing and crocheting but don't know where to start? Come join us at the Hamilton Branch and learn step by step.

My Mini Garden

Join us to celebrate Imagination Celebration’s 2024 book Mary Had a Little Plan by Tammi Sauer and Vanessa Brantley-Newton! Be inspired by Mary's journey of...

Drawingnoons!

Visit the Herring Run Branch every Thursday afternoon to doodle, sketch, cartoon, and draw to your heart's content. Paper, pencils, and supplies will be...

A Giraffe and a Half: A 60th Anniversary Celebration

"If you had a giraffe and he stretched another half, you would have a giraffe and a half..." But what happens if you glue a rose to the tip of his nose? Or...

Anime Club

Join us for Anime Club at the Teen Center! Dive into the world of anime with fellow teens as we watch exciting anime series and engage in fun gaming...

Family Storytime

Stories, movement, songs, and our most fun activities. Come ready to move, laugh, and learn together. For families with children ages 0-5. All abilities...

A pair of gaming miniautres on a table; one human figure and a dragon

Ready your sword and spells in a roleplaying game adventure similar to Dungeons & Dragons! Work together to explore dangerous dungeons and solve strange...

An open book with sunlight glowing

Celebrate National Poetry Month! Listen to some poetry and draw your favorite poem.

Jamercise with Ginger

Jamericise is anexercise program that combines the benefits of a cardio-aerobic workout with elements of dance. Join us in person at the Cherry Hill...

 STEAM Activities with Team Metal Pipe

Join FIRST Tech Challenge Team Metal Pipe for STEAM Activities. Learn about robotics, programming, engineering, and more! Every event will feature a...

Movie Night: The Little Mermaid

The youngest of King Triton’s daughters and the most defiant, Ariel longs to find out more about the world beyond the sea and, while visiting the surface,...

Assorted Books

The Best Book Club ever gives you the best of both worlds! Each month we alternate between reading an official book club pick and inviting all of our members...

board games

Join us for an unforgettable evening of timeless fun at our 'Adult Game Night: Classic Board Games' event! We're bringing together the best-loved games that...

People gathering

Space for this program is limited and registration is required. Click here to register. Join Enoch Pratt Free Library for an evening celebrating and...

Introduction to Google Workspace

In this 5-part series, five topics will be discussed: Google Drive - Create and share your work online and access your documents from anywhereGoogle Docs - ...

Tutu

Learning how to make a Tu-Tu skirt. This program will empower our patrons to think outside the box, and in turn will enchance our guests to appreciate their...

Notebook being written in

Love to write? Written for years? Just getting started? Come join us at the Orleans Street Branch where our very own Katrina Drake will be leading a monthly...

Understanding Savings

This class explores the concept of savings, strategies to build personal savings, and tools such as budgeting. By the end of the module, you will have a...

Thursday, April 18