Ballerina Body

Tickets Available for Misty Copeland

Wednesday, March 22 at MICA. $30 Tickets include a copy of her new book, Ballerina Body.
Restoration episode 1 (clock balcony in SAS)

Pratt Restoration Series: Episode 1

In our first video, learn about the Renovation from individuals closely involved in the project.
Mr. Pratt Presents... Ron Chernow

Mr. Pratt Presents... Ron Chernow

Tickets on sale for the April 8 fundraiser: Alexander Hamilton biographer Ron Chernow, cocktails, and dinner.
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The Renovation is Underway

Preserving the past and positioning the Central Library/State Library Resource Center to serve Marylanders in the future.
Poetry Contest 2017

Poetry Contest

Free entry for Maryland poets! Winning poem to be published in Poet Lore and displayed in a Central Library window.
Free Tax Preparation at Central Library

Free Tax Preparation at Central Library

Total household income under $54,000? You may qualify for free tax help. Appointments required.

Edmondson Avenue Book Club

Read and discuss Kill 'Em and Leave: Searching for James Brown and the American Soul by James McBride.

Library Bingo

Play Bingo and win prizes (while supplies last).  

Free Family Flicks: Kubo & The Two Strings

After accidentally summoning an ancient spirit, a young Japanese boy named Kubo (voiced by Art Parkinson)…

The Music of Sycamore Whitman

Musical artist Sycamore Whitman sings ambient blues/folk/rock/jazz originals in French & English.

Career Clinic

Get help with your job applications, resume, cover letter or other job and career tasks. Staff will circulate…

Get Fit @ Your Library: Line Dance Group

Workout to popular line dances, hip-hop, Caribbean and African rhythms. Wear comfortable shoes and clothing.  

Knit Wits

An adult knitting circle for all skill levels. 

3D Printing Projects

Learn to create customizable 3D printed projects in the Creation Station. Each week we'll have a new…

Crafternoons

Escape from the cold and make winter-themed crafts.

Get To Know Your Ipad or Tablet

Don't know what to do with that new Ipad or tablet? Come to the library and learn how to download books…

Monday Movie: Nerve

High-school wallflower named Vee decides to participate in an online game that involves completing challenges…

Family Craft

Come let your creative side out. 

Film: Ghostbusters (2016)

Two paranormal researchers join forces with a nuclear engineer and a subway attendant to fight off a…

Email Beyond the Basics

Using Google, create an email account; learn to compose, send and retrieve messages; send attachments;…

Introduction to Microsoft Office and Computer Basics

In this six-week series, four topics will be discussed: ABCs of the PC (Personal Computer) & Skill Builders’…

Light Street Writers Exchange

A read and critique group for writers with interest in all forms of writing: poetry, novel, short story…

Rosetta Stone feature - logo on gold

Learn or Practice a New Language

Start your interactive language-learning journey today with Rosetta Stone, available in 30 languages.
Baltimore LINK

Baltimore Area's New Transit System

Learn about changes coming to local transit, including route changes, new maps, and ways to get involved.
Pratt Podcasts - Terry McMillan featured

Pratt Podcasts

Authors and speakers recorded live at the Pratt—listen now or download for later. Featured: Terry McMillan.