PrattCon 2018

PrattCon Rocks!

Our annual comic book convention with panelists, local artists, comic book workshops and more.
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Help Reduce Summer Slide

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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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Free to Bmore

With more days and longer hours, find out how you are Free to Bmore #atthepratt.
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Pratt Chat Blog

Check out the new and improved Pratt Chat blog: The official blog of the Enoch Pratt Free Library.

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Introduction to Excel, Part I

Learn about spreadsheets, toolbars and buttons, and how to save files. Learn different uses for spreadsheets.

Career Building Clinic: Resume and Job Search

Create basic resumes and cover letters using online resources. Access current job postings and search…

PrattCon 2018 Game Truck Stop

The Game Truck is back and will be stopping at the Cherry Hill Branch to prepare for PrattCon 2018: PrattCon…

Mixed Media Book Club

Join us for a discussion of An American Marriage by Tayari Jones. Check out the book in print, audio…


Technology is for everyone. Come learn something new or just get information about the technology you…

Build at the Library: Bridges

Use your engineering skills to see who can build the stongest bridge at the library. Part of the Amazon…

Introduction to MS Word 2010

Create, open, format, and save documents in this basic word processing class. Learn to use the spelling…

PrattCon 2018 Game Truck Stop

The Game Truck is back and will be stopping at the Govans Branch/ Govanstowne Farmer's Market to prepare…

Afternoon Jam Session

Jam out at the library. Bring your own instrument or use one provided by the library.

EMail - Beyond the Basics

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

Introduction to Excel, Part II

Learn about spreadsheets, toolbars and buttons, and how to save files. Learn different uses for spreadsheets.

Computer Clinic

One on one computer assistance.  Call 410-396-6053 to register.

Board Games

Join the teen staff of the Govans Branch to play boad games.

Draw it! Write it!

Join us for either or both parts of this program to experience the jobs of author and illlustrator: Thursday…

Teen Video Game Night

Come out and play video games with your friends on the big screen.

Tick, Tock, Beat the Clock

Practice reading digital and analog clocks through games that test your speed.

Teen Writers Group

Bring your notebooks, pens, and inspiration to this club and share your work and discuss topics related…

Jewelry Making

Get creative with a jewelry craft.

Temporary Tattoos

Would you like to get 'inked'? Come in and get a temporary tattoo and show off your colorful side.

Disney Delights - The Sword in the Stone

Old Time Disney Delights - Not a Princess in Sight! Enjoy old-fashioned Disney animation this summer…

Pajama Storytimes: Starry Stories

Learn about the night sky, constellations, and telescopes in this special evening storytime.

Advanced Microsoft Word 2010

Learn to apply text styles, insert watermarks, wrap text around objects, create and run a Macro, import…

Introduction to Microsoft Excel 2010 - Advanced

This Advanced Excel course takes you beyond the basic spreadsheet. Learn to use the advance filter, the…

Pennsylvania Avenue's Book Love Book Club

Read and discuss Into the Water by Paula Hawkins. Discuss all types of books with our new Book Club.

Canton Reading Society

Read and discuss March by Geraldine Brooks. Geraldine Brooks won the Pulitzer Prize for March which…

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.