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Read to Reef Book Club: October 2017

Read 5 aquatic books in October, earn 4 tickets to the National Aquarium! For kids up to fifth grade with a Pratt Library card.
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National History Day

Are you doing a research project for National History Day? Let Pratt researchers help you with one-on-one coaching. Sign up for appointments now.
Renovation Video 4: Open for Business

Pratt Renovation Series: Episode 4

Learn how our librarians have adapted to staying open for business during the renovation, and what the future holds for Central Library.
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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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Kids that Start Behind, Stay Behind

Support the Books for Me program. Give a child in need a head start.
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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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Urban Gardening Workshops

Want to grow your own food Baltimore City? We have free workshops led by master gardeners at multiple branches.
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Meet the New Pratt Library CEO

Meet Heidi Daniel, the incoming president and CEO of the Pratt Library. She will officially join the Pratt this summer.
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Learn About the Renovation

Preserving the past and positioning the Central Library/State Library Resource Center to serve Marylanders in the future.
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For more library updates, book news, and reading recommendations, follow us on Twitter.

SeniorTec

You are never too old to learn. Join us for a fun-filled adventure as we discover the world of the computer.

Mixed Media Book Club

Join us for a discussion of Purple Hibiscus by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. Check out the book in print…

YogaWorks Classes

The YogaWorks Studio presents five sessions of free yoga instruction. This series is perfect for first-timers…

Free-For-All Activities

What is there to do at a Free For All? Hang out, be with your friends, play a game, invent a game…

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’…

Best Book Discussion Ever!

What have you been reading? Come and share a book or two with us.

Bingo Fun

Play Bingo for candy. Come join us for some fun.

Built By Imagination

Lego Classic, Lego Duplo, Bristle Blocks and your imagination.

Write It Like You Mean It

This writing workshop for teens will help with writing and editing skills for school and personal use.

Build it with LEGO Bricks

Design your own bridge or house and have fun building it with LEGO Bricks.

Hobbit Day

Enjoy some Tolkien themed crafts and audio stories on the birthday of our favorite hobbit hero Bilbo…

Storybook STEM

Join us in reading Rosie Revere, Engineer and then build your own hover craft.  

Jamercise

An exercise program of dance to hot new music. Call 410-396-1168 to register.

Think Outside the Book Club: Pirates

Come share your favorite pirate book, learn about pirates, and go on a treasure hunt in the library.

Disney Delights - A Bug's Life

Old Time Disney Delights - Not a Princess in Sight! Enjoy old-fashioned Disney animation as we continue…

Northwood Chess Masters

Love Chess? Want to learn how to play? Looking for someone to challenge? Join us: all ages and skill…

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’…

Friends of the Waverly Branch

Recruitment drive for the Friends of the Waverly Branch to support upcoming programs such as Homework…

Needles and Hooks

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

Sharing Circle: NonProfit & Community Organizations

The purpose of this group is to bring neighborhood organizations together to connect and discuss possible…

YogaWorks Classes

The YogaWorks Studio presents five sessions of free yoga instruction. This series is perfect for first-timers…

Canton Reading Society

Read and discuss All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr.

Anti-Stress Coloring for Teens

A therapeutic way to relax the mind after a full day. All supplies provided.

Cafe Palabra

Always had an interest for writing and just need the space? Come to our no-pressure, open writing hour…

Book Discussion and Dinner

Read and discuss Purple Hibiscus by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, the 2017 One Maryland, One Book selection.

Hamilton Book Club

Read and discuss Purple Hibiscus by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, the 2017 One Maryland One Book selection.

Game On!

Test your trivia knowledge against the Light Street librarians.

Writers LIVE: Tim Wheeler, News From Rain Shadow Country

News reporter Tim Wheeler returns to Baltimore, his home for forty years, to talk about his new book…

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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Learn or Practice a New Language

Start your interactive language-learning journey today with Rosetta Stone, available in 30 languages.
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Baltimore Area's New Transit System

Learn about the recent changes to the local transit system. Check out the new routes and maps.