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Pratt Restoration Series: Episode 8

Pratt Restoration Series Episode 8: Job & Career Center

Get a sneak peek at the new Job and Career Center set to open in 2019.
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Kindergarten & 1st Grade Summer Computer Camp

Learn the basic components of the computer and develop writing skills using Microsoft Word. Use interactive…

Introduction to the Internet & Internet Security

Learn about the Internet and Internet security. Learn to navigate using the World Wide Web. Develop surfing…

Toddler Jumps

Books, rhymes, and bouncing balls. A storytime specially created for 2-year-olds and their caregivers.

2nd & 3rd Grade Summer Computer Camp

Learn the basic components of the computer and develop writing skills using Microsoft Word. Use interactive…

Get Fit at Your Library: Line Dance Group

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

Monday Matinee

Come in and enjoy a midday movie.

National Aquarium's Student Play and Animal Encounter

The National Aquarium’s Aquarium on Wheels program (AOW) is proud to present this year’s student play…

Open Works Mobile

Join Open Works staff as they bring maker and technology tools directly to you at the library. Groups…

Sticky-Note Art

Join us and create art on a giant scale using the humble sticky-note.   

4th & 5th Grade Summer Computer Camp

Learn the basic components of the computer and develop writing skills using Microsoft Word. Use interactive…

Fly Me to the Moon

Nearly 50 years ago, Apollo 11 landed on the moon. Come in to make your own rocket and see how far you…

Monday Yarns

Knit or crochet with us while listening to an audiobook.

STEM Marble Run

Build a runway for marbles using paper towel tubes and ingenuity. 

Level Up Club: Fortnite

The Level Up Club incorporates STEM, creative writing and art through visual literacy programs for gaming…

Young Adult Activities

Join the young adult staff of the Govans Branch for a Monday afternoon activity. Activities include:…

National Aquarium's Student Play and Animal Encounter

The National Aquarium’s Aquarium on Wheels program (AOW) is proud to present this year’s student play…

Northwood Chess Masters

Love chess? Want to learn how to play? Looking for someone to challenge? Join us! All ages and skill…

Teen Game Night

Enjoy fun board games, puzzles, and card games. Snacks provided.

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 Workshop;…

Genealogy Research

Genealogy research:  where to begin? Where to go next? Eva Slezak, librarian at the Central Library,…

Hamilton Book Club

Join us as we discuss An American Marriage by Tayari Jones.

Monday Jam Sessions

Join us for evenings filled with music in our library garden. All instruments (violin to trombone), genres…

Needles and Hooks

Do you enjoy needle knitting, loom knitting, or crochet? Bring in your supplies to work on group projects while…

Yoga for Everyone

Deep breathing, relaxation, basic yoga poses and stretching -- these mixed level classes are open to…

Google Docs & Google Calendar

Create basic documents in Google Docs. Learn to create calendars and share events online. Compatible…

DIY Fidget Spinners

Want to know how to make your own Fidget Spinner? We'll be using Hot Glue and pennies to prove just how…

Scales & Tall Tales

Packed full of tales and fables and enhanced by various live animals, this program is storytelling at…

The Bubble Lady

Join the Bubble Lady for a fun, interactive experience. See a "smokey" bubble, a bubble in a cube, and…

Beach Day

Enjoy summer fun beach activities inside the library.

National Aquarium's Student Play and Animal Encounter

The National Aquarium’s Aquarium on Wheels program (AOW) is proud to present this year’s student play…

Rockin' the Blues

Feeling blue can happen to you, and these storybook characters, too.  Hear how in Baby’s Got the Blues…

Summer Challenge Crafts

Starting June 19, join us every other Tuesday in the Teen Center as we make fun crafts celebrating that…

Film: Pitch Perfect 3

The Bellas reunite for a USO tour in Europe. 2017; Rated PG-13; 93 min. Cast: Anna Kendrick, Rebel…

Podcast: Colson Whitehead featured

Pratt Podcasts

Authors and speakers recorded live at the Pratt - listen now or download for later. Featured: Colson Whitehead.
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Mobile Job Center

Need help with the employment process? Learn about the Library's new Mobile Job Center and where it's traveling.
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Start your interactive language-learning journey today with Rosetta Stone, available in 30 languages.