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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

August 15 - September 13, 2020

Saturday, August 15

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...

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
Pratt Page-Turners Online Book Club

Join us for an online discussion of Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman. Meet Eleanor Oliphant: She struggles with appropriate social...

11am
Virtual Event
Container Gardening with a Baltimore City Master Gardener

Anything can be grown in a container from a violet to fig tree once you learn the basics. Urban living can be challenging for budding gardeners who want to...

12pm
Virtual Event
POSTPONED Teen Open Mic Events

Join the Media Rhythm Institute and the Central Library for Saturday teen open mic events. Showcase your talents, watch other youth open mic'ers, special...

Sunday, August 16

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...

Monday, August 17

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...

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
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
computer keyboard hands

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. Develop mouse skills and become acquainted with basic computer functions. Learn the functions and use of...

10am
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. Click a date below to register: Mondays and Tuesdays, 11:30am - 12:30pm. July 6| July 7| July...

11:30am
Virtual Event
Introduction to Google Docs

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. Learn how to create basic word documents using Google Docs. Click a date below to register: Mondays,...

1pm
Virtual Event
Manga Drawing Lessons - Live!

Join your YA librarians as we draw and discuss your favorite manga and anime characters, live on Discord! Follow this link to register for the Pratt Library...

2pm
Virtual Event
Introduction to Google Calendar

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. . Create calendars, practice using calendar features, and share events online. Click a date below to...

2:30pm
Virtual Event
Teen Playwriting with the Modell Lyric!

Have you always dreamed of writing a play? This summer join us virtually at the Pratt as we partner with the education staff of the Modell Lyric for a...

3pm
Virtual Event
What Happened This Week? News Quiz for Kids

Join us on Mondays at 3:30pm for a video quiz! We'll have 5 multiple choice questions about current events. Learn about good news, real news, even fake news,...

3:30pm
Virtual Event
Introduction to Zoom

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. Learn how to Join meetings, host and schedule meetings, and screen share. Download of the Zoom App is...

4pm
Virtual Event
STEM STEAM gears

Learn about math concepts like patterns and geometry while making art. Materials needed: paper, pencils, ruler, compass (optional), dot or star stickers...

4pm
Virtual Event
computer keyboard hands

Learn the basics of computer privacy and security. Topics will include system privacy settings, web privacy settings, and tips for identifying fraudulent...

5:30pm
Virtual Event
Light Street Writers Exchange

A read and critique group for writers with interest in all forms of writing: poetry, novel, short story, creative nonfiction. Writers of any ability are...

6pm
Virtual Event
Virtual BiMonthly Meetups

BiMonthly now meets online! Join the Microsoft Teams virtual meeting using the following details: URL: bit.ly/bimonthlybaltimore Join by phone:...

6pm
Virtual Event
WombWork Productions: Common Threads

WombWork Productions is a social change performing arts company that aims to heal and empower Baltimore's youth and communities. Through theater, song, dance...

6pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, August 18

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...

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
computer keyboard hands

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. Develop mouse skills and become acquainted with basic computer functions. Learn the functions and use of...

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
CANCELED: Online Teen Yoga Summer Camp

Have you ever wanted to take a yoga class? Do you want to learn new ways to stay calm when feeling anxious or stressed? Join me this summer for Yoga Summer...

11am
Virtual Event
Gmail Basics

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. Click a date below to register: Mondays and Tuesdays, 11:30am - 12:30pm. July 6| July 7| July...

11:30am
Virtual Event
computer keyboard hands

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...

12pm
Virtual Event
Introduction to Microsoft Word Part 1

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. Learn to create, open, format, and save documents in this basic word processing class. Class...

1pm
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
Tuesdays at Two:  Live Music with The Emily Rose Trio

The Emily Rose Trio is a group of jazz musicians from the greater Baltimore area. Emily Mahoney began her singing career as a classically trained soprano,...

2pm
Virtual Event
Introduction to Microsoft Word 2016 - Part 2

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. Create, open, format, and save documents in this basic word processing class. Learn to use the spelling...

2:30pm
Virtual Event
SeniorTec - Skill Builders' Workshop

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...

4pm
Virtual Event
The Book Review

Buy IT or Try IT hosted Will Robinson, Young Adult Librarian Live chat about great young adult literature. Get great reviews on books including scifi,...

4pm
Virtual Event
Psychic Medium @ the Pratt: An Evening with KC Lane

KC Lane will be discussing several books available at the Pratt that she recommends on mediumship. KC Lane will also share the story of her gift and engage...

Celebrating the 2020 Poetry Contest Finalists with Little Patuxent Review

The 2020 Enoch Pratt Free Library / Little Patuxent Review Poetry Contest finalists read along with one of the contest judges and last year's winner. Dave...

6:30pm
Virtual Event

Wednesday, August 19

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...

Library Tech at Keswick Wise & Well Center for Healthy Living

Bring your device and your Pratt library card to learn more about the services the Pratt Library offers to connect readers with eBooks, digital audiobooks,...

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
SeniorTec - Skill Builders' Workshop

SeniorTec - Skill Builders' Workshop You are never too old to learn. Join us for a fun-filled adventure as we discover the world of the computer. Learn basic...

10:30am
Virtual Event
computer keyboard hands

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. Learn how to Join meetings, host and schedule meetings, and screen share. Download of the Zoom App is...

12pm
Virtual Event
Storybook Talking

Check out these great reads for the summer! Momma B will talk up her favorite folktales and fairytales and share the history behind their characters. There...

1pm
Virtual Event
Introduction to Google Docs

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. Learn how to create basic word documents using Google Docs. Click a date below to register: Wednesdays, ...

1:30pm
Virtual Event
Anime Watch

Do you love Anime? Then join us for games and crafts as we debate the latest loves and losers of the anime world. Please register here:...

2pm
Virtual Event
D&D Office Hours

Do you have a burning question about Dungeons & Dragons, the tabletop role-playing game? Do you wanna know how many goblins your character can take on? Is...

2pm
Virtual Event
Workforce Wednesday

Join us each Wednesday to learn tips and tools to boost your job search. Topics include creating a resume, writing a cover letter, and interviewing...

2pm
Virtual Event
Book Chat with Pratt

Not sure what your next book will be? Chat live with Pratt staff for book recommendations on Zoom and Facebook Live. Schedule August 5: Julie Johnson will...

3pm
Virtual Event
Introduction to Google Calendar

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. Create calendars, practice using calendar features, and share events online. Click a date below to...

3pm
Virtual Event
books stacked on library table

Let's get together and discuss the books we've been reading. Bring a friend!

3:10pm
Virtual Event
Animania

Graphic Novels/Manga Club Enjoy live chat & discussions on anime, manga, comic books, movies and more. Participants must sign up by completing the online...

4pm
Virtual Event
Virtual Yoga for Everyone with Civonnia

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

5pm
Virtual Event
Ray Bradbury and the Future of Speculative Fiction

Happy 100th birthday, Ray Bradbury! Bring your own dandelion wine to this virtual celebration. Justina Ireland, Michael Swanwick, Sam Weller, and David...

6:30pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, August 20

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...

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
computer keyboard hands

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
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
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
ScienceTellers Present "Dragons: Return of the Ice Sorceress"

A long time ago, in a faraway land, two brave villagers go on a daring journey to release the dragons and save the kingdom from an evil Ice Sorceress. When...

4pm
Virtual Event
health fitness active

Individual outdoor sports such as running have grown in popularity since social distancing has become the norm. If you're interested in sharing your...

6pm
Virtual Event
Caribbean Lit Book Club

Read and Discuss, Queenie by Candice Carty-Williams. Catalog link:...

6pm
Virtual Event
writing signing paperwork forms

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
Visions of the Future: Voting, Activism, and Art

Lisa Snowden-McCray will moderate a conversation with celeste doaks and Camonghne Felix. From Shirley Chisholm to Michelle Obama and beyond, black women and...

7pm
Virtual Event

Friday, August 21

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...

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
Creating Brochures in Microsoft Word 2016

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. In this workshop learners will design a six-section brochure using a template. Click a date below to...

10:30am
Virtual Event
Tech Chat with Lo Smith

Enoch Pratt's Digital Equity Coordinator is here for you! Each week, Lo will share some of their digital expertise, from different ways to stay in contact,...

12pm
Virtual Event
Creating Flyers in Microsoft Word 2016

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required In this workshop learners will design a flier advertising an event and details of the event. Click a...

12:30pm
Virtual Event
Introduction to Microsoft Word 2016 - Part 1

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. 2-Part Series. Create, open, format, and save documents in this basic word processing class. Learn to...

2pm
Virtual Event
Tales For Teens - Greek and Norse Mythology

Zeus, Hades, Cerberus (Fluffy!) - let's explore the exciting world of Greek Mythology and see how they have influenced popular series like Harry Potter and...

2:30pm
Virtual Event
Introduction to Microsoft Word 2016 - Part 2

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. Create, open, format, and save documents in this basic word processing class. Learn to use the spelling...

3:30pm
Virtual Event
Shaving Cream Sensory Fun

Do you like to get messy and make art? Play with shaving cream and create fun prints. Materials needed: shaving cream, paper, utensils, plate or pan, food...

4pm
Virtual Event

Saturday, August 22

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...

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
D&D Office Hours

Do you have a burning question about Dungeons & Dragons, the tabletop role-playing game? Do you wanna know how many goblins your character can take on? Is...

12:30pm
Virtual Event

Sunday, August 23

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...

Monday, August 24

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...

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
computer keyboard hands

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. Develop mouse skills and become acquainted with basic computer functions. Learn the functions and use of...

10am
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. Click a date below to register: Mondays and Tuesdays, 11:30am - 12:30pm. July 6| July 7| July...

11:30am
Virtual Event
Introduction to Google Docs

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. Learn how to create basic word documents using Google Docs. Click a date below to register: Mondays,...

1pm
Virtual Event
Virtual Yarn Circle

Let's get together and talk about all things knitting and crocheting! Anyone is welcome to bring a skein and work on a project while we chat.

1pm
Virtual Event
Manga Drawing Lessons - Live!

Join your YA librarians as we draw and discuss your favorite manga and anime characters, live on Discord! Follow this link to register for the Pratt Library...

2pm
Virtual Event
Introduction to Google Calendar

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. . Create calendars, practice using calendar features, and share events online. Click a date below to...

2:30pm
Virtual Event
What Happened This Week? News Quiz for Kids

Join us on Mondays at 3:30pm for a video quiz! We'll have 5 multiple choice questions about current events. Learn about good news, real news, even fake news,...

3:30pm
Virtual Event
child's hand holding seeds

Learn how to make your own plantable seed pod using household materials. Materials needed: cardboard egg carton, seeds, soil

4pm
Virtual Event
Introduction to Zoom

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. Learn how to Join meetings, host and schedule meetings, and screen share. Download of the Zoom App is...

4pm
Virtual Event
Light Street Writers Exchange

A read and critique group for writers with interest in all forms of writing: poetry, novel, short story, creative nonfiction. Writers of any ability are...

6pm
Virtual Event
Magician Mike Rose Presents: Snow White's Apple

Watch as magician Mike Rose magically makes an apple (eventually!) disappear in an unexpected way. This program will be posted on our Facebook page.

6pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, August 25

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...

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
computer keyboard hands

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. Develop mouse skills and become acquainted with basic computer functions. Learn the functions and use of...

10am
Virtual Event
Gmail Basics

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. Click a date below to register: Mondays and Tuesdays, 11:30am - 12:30pm. July 6| July 7| July...

11:30am
Virtual Event
computer keyboard hands

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...

12pm
Virtual Event
Introduction to Microsoft Word Part 1

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. Learn to create, open, format, and save documents in this basic word processing class. Class...

1pm
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
Tuesdays at Two:  Corner Pocket Jazz Band

Swing out of summer with the Corner Pocket Jazz Band led by Jon Tigert.

2pm
Virtual Event
Introduction to Microsoft Word 2016 - Part 2

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. Create, open, format, and save documents in this basic word processing class. Learn to use the spelling...

2:30pm
Virtual Event
creative art abstract painting watercolor

This program has been canceled. In celebration of International Clown Week, join Miss Jessica to create a salt paining of a clown. Materials needed: glue,...

4pm
Virtual Event
SeniorTec - Skill Builders' Workshop

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...

4pm
Virtual Event
computer keyboard hands

Join digital equity coordinator Lo Smith, as they speak with local organizations about the intersections of access on Instagram Live.

4:30pm
Virtual Event

Wednesday, August 26

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...

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
SeniorTec - Skill Builders' Workshop

SeniorTec - Skill Builders' Workshop You are never too old to learn. Join us for a fun-filled adventure as we discover the world of the computer. Learn basic...

10:30am
Virtual Event
computer keyboard hands

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. Learn how to Join meetings, host and schedule meetings, and screen share. Download of the Zoom App is...

12pm
Virtual Event
Let's Draw Together

Join us for a drawing extravaganza! Read a story created and written by kids just like you. Then, draw pictures to go with the story and share them with each...

1pm
Virtual Event
Introduction to Google Docs

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. Learn how to create basic word documents using Google Docs. Click a date below to register: Wednesdays, ...

1:30pm
Virtual Event
D&D Office Hours

Do you have a burning question about Dungeons & Dragons, the tabletop role-playing game? Do you wanna know how many goblins your character can take on? Is...

2pm
Virtual Event
Workforce Wednesday

Join us each Wednesday to learn tips and tools to boost your job search. Topics include creating a resume, writing a cover letter, and interviewing...

2pm
Virtual Event
Book Chat with Pratt

Not sure what your next book will be? Chat live with Pratt staff for book recommendations on Zoom and Facebook Live. Schedule August 5: Julie Johnson will...

3pm
Virtual Event
Introduction to Google Calendar

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. Create calendars, practice using calendar features, and share events online. Click a date below to...

3pm
Virtual Event
paper crafts colorful construction paper

Join YA librarian, Jodi, to make cute and fun origami bookmarks to mark your spot in a book your reading, important places in your planner, or just to place...

4pm
Virtual Event
Virtual Yoga for Everyone with Civonnia

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

5pm
Virtual Event
Writers Cribs! Raven Leilani and Lisa Taddeo

Raven Leilani will be in conversation about her debut novel, Luster, with Lisa Taddeo. Raven Leilani’s work has been published in Granta, McSweeney’s...

7pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, August 27

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...

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
computer keyboard hands

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
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
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
Eco Adventures: What's In Your Backyard?

Summer is in the air and animals are everywhere! Bees are buzzing around the fresh flowers and babies will be starting to explore. What do you see outside?...

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
Battle of Brooklyn Lecture

Presented in partnership with presented by Maryland State Archives and Maryland 400. Owen Lourie is a historian at the Maryland State Archives, where he...

6:30pm
Virtual Event
writing signing paperwork forms

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

Friday, August 28

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...

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
Creating Brochures in Microsoft Word 2016

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. In this workshop learners will design a six-section brochure using a template. Click a date below to...

10:30am
Virtual Event
Film Fridays with Tom & Gillian

Film Fridays with Tom & Gillian provides a virtual community space facilitated by Enoch Pratt librarians to gather and discuss chosen films. All the titles...

12pm
Virtual Event
Creating Flyers in Microsoft Word 2016

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required In this workshop learners will design a flier advertising an event and details of the event. Click a...

12:30pm
Virtual Event
Introduction to Microsoft Word 2016 - Part 1

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. 2-Part Series. Create, open, format, and save documents in this basic word processing class. Learn to...

2pm
Virtual Event
Introduction to Microsoft Word 2016 - Part 2

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. Create, open, format, and save documents in this basic word processing class. Learn to use the spelling...

3:30pm
Virtual Event
Rock Painting

This program has been canceled. For another opportunity to paint rocks, please join us on Saturday, September 12th at 2pm for Kids Writers LIVE! Susan...

4pm
Virtual Event

Saturday, August 29

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
GameOn! Fitness Community Class

GameOn! Fitness is all about family, fun, and fitness! Participate in these fun physical activities together at home!

11am
Virtual Event

Monday, August 31

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
computer keyboard hands

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. Develop mouse skills and become acquainted with basic computer functions. Learn the functions and use of...

10am
Virtual Event
Gmail Basics

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. Click a date below to register: Mondays and Tuesdays, 11:30am - 12:30pm. July 6| July 7| July...

11:30am
Virtual Event
Introduction to Google Docs

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. Learn how to create basic word documents using Google Docs. Click a date below to register: Mondays,...

1pm
Virtual Event
Manga Drawing Lessons - Live!

Join your YA librarians as we draw and discuss your favorite manga and anime characters, live on Discord! Follow this link to register for the Pratt Library...

2pm
Virtual Event
Introduction to Google Calendar

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. . Create calendars, practice using calendar features, and share events online. Click a date below to...

2:30pm
Virtual Event
Teen Book Discussion

Share what you have been reading at the Govans Branch.

What Happened This Week? News Quiz for Kids

Join us on Mondays at 3:30pm for a video quiz! We'll have 5 multiple choice questions about current events. Learn about good news, real news, even fake news,...

3:30pm
Virtual Event
Introduction to Zoom

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. Learn how to Join meetings, host and schedule meetings, and screen share. Download of the Zoom App is...

4pm
Virtual Event
Light Street Writers Exchange

A read and critique group for writers with interest in all forms of writing: poetry, novel, short story, creative nonfiction. Writers of any ability are...

6pm
Virtual Event
Magician Mike Rose Presents: Enchanted Spheres

Fairytales feature many enchanted objects. Watch as magician Mike Rose performs some magic with his own enchanted objects, with a little help from his magic...

6pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, September 1

Mosaic Project To-Go

Create a mosaic picture frame in the safety and comfort of your own home with a free kit from local artist Sarah McCann! All supplies and instructions are...

Skill Builders’ Workshop

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. Develop mouse and keyboarding skills and become acquainted with basic computer functions. Participants...

10am
Virtual Event
computer keyboard hands

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. Develop mouse and keyboarding skills and become acquainted with basic computer functions. Participants...

10am
Virtual Event
Gmail Basics

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required Participants will use Google to create a Gmail account. Learn to compose, send and retrieve messages,...

11:30am
Virtual Event
Introduction to Microsoft Word 2016 Part 1 and Part 2

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. 2-Part Series. Create, open, format, and save documents in this basic word processing class. Learn to...

11:30am
Virtual Event
computer keyboard hands

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...

12pm
Virtual Event
Nature Play: Leaf Art

Learn how to make leaf rubbings and window displays with leaves from your neighborhood. Recommended for ages 2 and up with adult assistance. Supplies...

1pm
Virtual Event
Introduction to WhatsApp

WhatsApp allows users to make calls and send text/voice messages along with multimedia. Learn to use the basics features of these messanging...

4pm
Virtual Event
Conjunto Bruja

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with Conjunto Bruja, an all-woman ensemble of cajon, guitar, charango, Irani setar and ranchera-in spired vocals. Through...

5pm
Virtual Event

Wednesday, September 2

Mosaic Project To-Go

Create a mosaic picture frame in the safety and comfort of your own home with a free kit from local artist Sarah McCann! All supplies and instructions are...

D&D Office Hours

Do you have a burning question about Dungeons & Dragons, the tabletop role-playing game? Do you wanna know how many goblins your character can take on? Is...

2pm
Virtual Event
Online Job Application

Join us each Wednesday to learn tips and tools to boost your job search. Topics include creating a resume, writing a cover letter, and interviewing...

2pm
Virtual Event
Introduction to Google Calendar

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. . Create calendars, practice using calendar features, and share events online. Click a date below to...

2:30pm
Virtual Event
creative art abstract painting watercolor

Every first and third Wednesday of the month we will be doing simple Arts & Crafts event that will be fun and engaging for teens.

Teen Coding Challenge: Make Robots Smart!

Teens in grades 7-12 are invited to join Teen Center staff to learn, over the course of 8 weekly meetings, how to program a virtual robot using the new...

4pm
Virtual Event
Virtual Yoga for Everyone with Civonnia

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

5pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, September 3

Mosaic Project To-Go

Create a mosaic picture frame in the safety and comfort of your own home with a free kit from local artist Sarah McCann! All supplies and instructions are...

Introduction to Skype

Skype - allows you to create great things with your workgroup, share a story, or celebrate a birthday with friends and family, send messages and have audio...

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
computer keyboard hands

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...

2:30pm
Virtual Event
computer keyboard hands

Program Specialist Cornelia Beckett shares tips and tricks to get the best educational tools from Pratt Library resources, whether you're at home or school,...

6pm
Virtual Event
writing signing paperwork forms

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

Friday, September 4

Mosaic Project To-Go

Create a mosaic picture frame in the safety and comfort of your own home with a free kit from local artist Sarah McCann! All supplies and instructions are...

Introduction to Microsoft Word 2016 Part 1 and Part 2

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. 2-Part Series. Create, open, format, and save documents in this basic word processing class. Learn to...

11:30am
Virtual Event
Microsoft Word 2016 - Designing Brochures

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. In this workshop learners will design a six-section brochure using a template. Click a date below to...

2:30pm
Virtual Event
Creating Flyers in Microsoft Word 2016

In this workshop learners will design a flyer advertising an event and details of the event. Click a date below to register: Fridays, Sept 4, Sept 11, Sept...

4pm
Virtual Event

Saturday, September 5

3D Design Club

Teens in grades 7-12 are invited to join Teen Center staff to learn 3D Design techniques using Tinkercad. Beginners to intermediate designers are welcome!...

1pm
Virtual Event

Sunday, September 6

Writers’ Roundtable

Read and critique writing of all forms: poetry, fiction, short story, creative nonfiction, and graphic novels. Writers of all levels are welcome to exchange...

Monday, September 7

computer keyboard hands

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. Develop mouse and keyboarding skills and become acquainted with basic computer functions. Participants...

10am
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
 Manga Drawing Lessons - Live!

Join your YA librarians as we draw and discuss your favorite manga and anime characters, live on Discord! Follow this link to register for the Pratt Library...

2pm
Virtual Event
Filmmakers Club

Let's collaborate virtually to create a short film using technology we have at home! This program is for teens in grades 5 through 12. There will be two...

3pm
Virtual Event
What Happened This Week? News Quiz for Kids

Join us on Mondays at 3:30pm for a video quiz! We'll have 5 multiple choice questions about current events. Learn about good news, real news, even fake news,...

3:30pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, September 8

Mosaic Project To-Go

Create a mosaic picture frame in the safety and comfort of your own home with a free kit from local artist Sarah McCann! All supplies and instructions are...

Skill Builders’ Workshop

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. Develop mouse and keyboarding skills and become acquainted with basic computer functions. Participants...

10am
Virtual Event
computer keyboard hands

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. Develop mouse and keyboarding skills and become acquainted with basic computer functions. Participants...

10am
Virtual Event
Gmail Basics

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required Participants will use Google to create a Gmail account. Learn to compose, send and retrieve messages,...

11:30am
Virtual Event
Introduction to Microsoft Word 2016 Part 1 and Part 2

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. 2-Part Series. Create, open, format, and save documents in this basic word processing class. Learn to...

11:30am
Virtual Event
computer keyboard hands

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...

12pm
Virtual Event
Nature Play: Pinecone Play

Weave your pinecones with yarn and use paint or craft dough to make prints. Recommended for ages 2 and up with adult assistance. Materials needed:...

1pm
Virtual Event
Grandparents Day Celebration!

Bring your family together to celebrate your grandparents! Listen to a story about families and how special grandparents are. Then, get some paper and...

4pm
Virtual Event
Introduction to WhatsApp

WhatsApp allows users to make calls and send text/voice messages along with multimedia. Learn to use the basics features of these messanging...

4pm
Virtual Event
Scribble Society: Comic Makers

Learn to make your own 1-panel comic! (Because we all have to start somewhere) This program is supported by Scribbles, an in-house zine of comics, stories,...

4pm
Virtual Event
computer keyboard hands

Join digital equity coordinator Lo Smith, as they speak with local organizations about the intersections of access on Instagram Live.

4:30pm
Virtual Event
Tuesday Tunes: Zachary Grim

Guitarist Zachary Grim presents his new program "Kaleidoscope", music inspired by the landscapes of the earth. Join Zachary as you explore the Spanish...

5pm
Virtual Event

Wednesday, September 9

Mosaic Project To-Go

Create a mosaic picture frame in the safety and comfort of your own home with a free kit from local artist Sarah McCann! All supplies and instructions are...

SeniorTec Series: Part 1

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...

1pm
Virtual Event
D&D Office Hours

Do you have a burning question about Dungeons & Dragons, the tabletop role-playing game? Do you wanna know how many goblins your character can take on? Is...

2pm
Virtual Event
Online Job Application

Join us each Wednesday to learn tips and tools to boost your job search. Topics include creating a resume, writing a cover letter, and interviewing...

2pm
Virtual Event
Introduction to Google Calendar

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. . Create calendars, practice using calendar features, and share events online. Click a date below to...

2:30pm
Virtual Event
Teen Coding Challenge: Make Robots Smart!

Teens in grades 7-12 are invited to join Teen Center staff to learn, over the course of 8 weekly meetings, how to program a virtual robot using the new...

4pm
Virtual Event
The 10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer’s Disease

Know the 10 Signs: Early Detection Matters program is designed to: Provide compelling information about Alzheimer’s disease Provide testimonies from...

4pm
Virtual Event
Virtual Yoga for Everyone with Civonnia

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

5pm
Virtual Event
photo by: Mariela Lombard

For a century, the American Civil Liberties Union has fought to keep Americans in touch with the founding values of the Constitution. As its centennial...

7pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, September 10

Mosaic Project To-Go

Create a mosaic picture frame in the safety and comfort of your own home with a free kit from local artist Sarah McCann! All supplies and instructions are...

Introduction to Skype

Skype - allows you to create great things with your workgroup, share a story, or celebrate a birthday with friends and family, send messages and have audio...

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
computer keyboard hands

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...

2:30pm
Virtual Event
Virtual Pictionary

It's the popular party game with a virtual twist! Help your team win by drawing using a computer mouse or by touchscreen. To register, please fill out...

5:30pm
Virtual Event
writing signing paperwork forms

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

Friday, September 11

Mosaic Project To-Go

Create a mosaic picture frame in the safety and comfort of your own home with a free kit from local artist Sarah McCann! All supplies and instructions are...

Introduction to Microsoft Word 2016 Part 1 and Part 2

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. 2-Part Series. Create, open, format, and save documents in this basic word processing class. Learn to...

11:30am
Virtual Event
Film Fridays With Tom & Gillian

Film Fridays with Tom & Gillian provides a virtual community space facilitated by Enoch Pratt librarians to gather and discuss chosen films. All the titles...

12pm
Virtual Event
Microsoft Word 2016 - Designing Brochures

Online Class Sessions - Email registration required. In this workshop learners will design a six-section brochure using a template. Click a date below to...

2:30pm
Virtual Event
Creating Flyers in Microsoft Word 2016

In this workshop learners will design a flyer advertising an event and details of the event. Click a date below to register: Fridays, Sept 4, Sept 11, Sept...

4pm
Virtual Event

Saturday, September 12

Hispanic Heritage Month Book Recommendations for Kids

In celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, Ms. Mel will highlight recommended books written by Hispanic authors. This pre-recorded program will be posted on...

12pm
Virtual Event
Role Playing Group- Dungeons and Dragons

Join in the fun with a campaign focusing on Dungeons and Dragons led by Mica Fetz.

3D Design Club

Teens in grades 7-12 are invited to join Teen Center staff to learn 3D Design techniques using Tinkercad. Beginners to intermediate designers are welcome!...

1pm
Virtual Event
Furious Hours

Read and discuss Furious Hours by Casey Cep.

2pm
Virtual Event