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Read to Reef Book Club

Read five aquatic books to earn four tickets to the National Aquarium! For children up to fifth grade with a Pratt Library card.
Carla's Picks, February 2016

Carla's Picks

Pratt Library CEO Carla Hayden's book recommendations, as seen and heard on WBAL and WYPR.
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Mr. Pratt’s Party - The Library’s Annual Gala

An evening of fun with delicious food, dancing to the Mood Swings, interactive exhibitions, and a rare look at the Pratt’s special collections.
Poetry Contest 2016

Poetry Contest

Free entry for Maryland poets! Winning poem to be published in Little Patuxent Review and displayed in a Central Library window.
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Central Library Renovation

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

Goodwill Industries of the Chesapeake, Inc.: Job Readiness Program

Looking for FREE employment readiness? Job search assistance? Help with your resume? Orientation Session…

Game Day

Come in and enjoy some board games.

Diana Ross: The Queen of Motown

Ease on Down the Road for Cherry Hill's celebration of the glamorous, beautiful, multi-talented, and…

Alzheimer's Association Support Group

Support groups are regularly scheduled gatherings of individuals with Alzheimer’s disease and related…

Read Down Your Fines, Earn Pratt Bucks!

Read Down Your Fines

Read Down Fines lets students pay off their fines by practicing their reading skills. No cash needed!
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Ask Us Now! Info Experts 24/7

Live chat with librarians, online anytime you need it. Session transcripts and email followup available.
Free eAudiobooks, eMagazines and Streaming Films

Free Audiobooks, eBooks, eMagazines and Streaming Films

Accessible in all Pratt Library locations, or from home with your library card.