Baltimore and Maryland Voting Guide

General Election Voting Guide

Baltimore and Maryland voters, be prepared. Learn about early voting, on-site registration, polling places, and election day tips.
Vote D for Pratt

Vote "For" Question D to Support the Library

On November 8, vote for Bond Issue D to help fund improvements to Pratt Library buildings and facilities in coming years.
Central Library is Open Sundays

Central Library is Now Open Sundays

Visit the Central Library on Sunday afternoons from 1:00pm to 5:00pm, October through May.
Pratt Picks - recommended books

Pratt Picks

Book recommendations from Pratt Library staff, as seen and heard on WBAL and WYPR—reserve your copy today.
Central Library

Central Library Renovation

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

Teen Movie: Captain America: Civil War

In this superhero epic, the denizens of the Marvel Universe are forced to pick sides when Captain America…

Free Family Flick: Big Hero 6

When a devastating event befalls the city of San Fransokyo and catapults Hiro into the midst of danger…

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’…

Microsoft Excel 2010

A two-part class. Learn to move around within the spreadsheet; select cells; add worksheets, rows and…

Book Discussion

Read and discuss Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates.

Halloween Comic Fest

Free comics for everyone celebrating Halloween Comicfest. Grab two free comics! Local comic stores…

Halloween Comic Fest

Free comics for everyone celebrating Halloween Comicfest. Grab some free comics! For more information…

Job Seeker Workshop

Get help with your online applications, your resume, cover letter and other job-related tasks with our…

Rollin' Reels at Roland Park: The War of the Worlds

Just in time for Halloween -- planetary invasion! The feature will run continuosly all day and is…

Teen Movie Night: Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

Our Halloween movie nights continue with the fifth installment of Harry Potter: The Order of the Phoenix.

The Traveling Librarians

Travel to new lands without leaving your local library! Librarians from the Pennsylvania Avenue Branch will…

Canton Theater Presents: Arsenic and Old Lace

In Frank Capra's screwball comedy, drama critic Mortimer Brewster, played by Cary Grant, learns -- on…

Edmondson Avenue Book Club

Read and discuss I'd Know You Anywhere by Laura Lippman.


Do not miss the unforgettable classic movie about a young boy who befriends an extraterrestrial and aids…

Pratt Podcasts - Terry McMillan featured

Pratt Podcasts

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

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