May 2012

  • A Smorgasbord of Tasty Tales
    By Selma Levi, Children's Department Supervisor and Ryan O'Grady
    Last Edited on 2/15/2017
  • As Seen On TV
    By Roswell Encina
    Last Edited on 5/30/2012
    Summer is wonderful in so many ways: Laying on the beach, hiking and camping in the mountains or just lounging in your back yard or front porch. One of the best things about these summer activities you ...more
  • 2012 Volunteer Luncheon: Our Volunteers Rock!
    By Brittney Baltimore
    Last Edited on 5/29/2012
    The 2012 Volunteer Luncheon took place on May 15 from 11am- 3pm at the 1840s City Lites Ballroom located in downtown Baltimore at 29 S. Front Street. The Volunteer Luncheon is the Pratt Library’s big once ...more
  • Maryland's Veterans At Your Library
    By Jeff Korman, Manager of the Maryland Department
    Last Edited on 5/25/2012
    As Memorial Day approaches we take time to reflect on those who made the ultimate sacrifice for our country. In the Maryland Department at Pratt we are often asked for information about Maryland ancestors ...more
  • Take a Journey through the Forest of Hands and Teeth
    By Anjanette Wiggins
    Last Edited on 6/4/2012
    When one thinks of a novel about a zombie apocalypse, typically, the picture that comes to mind is a band of gun-strapped survivors hiding in abandoned shopping malls while battling zombies on empty streets. ...more
  • Images of Maryland’s History from MDCH
    By Teresa Duggan
    Last Edited on 2/15/2017
    If you visit our homepage this week, you’ll see one of five images featured at the top, with the caption “View Maryland’s history at”. I created these images after working with our Digitization ...more
  • Kind Of Blue
    By Ryan O’Grady
    Last Edited on 2/15/2017
    Where does one go in Baltimore to hear great jazz? It turns out you don’t have to go that far—if you can make it to your local public library, it’s in the bag.On Saturday, May 19th, 2012, The Jazz Exponents ...more
  • Let's Chat
    By Carla Hayden, Pratt CEO
    Last Edited on 5/24/2012
    Let’s chat!That’s the simple concept of the Enoch Pratt Free Library’s new blog, Pratt Chat.Since Enoch Pratt first opened the library’s doors more than 125 years ago, the Pratt Library staff have been ...more