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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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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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Follow Us on Twitter

For more library updates, book news, and reading recommendations, follow us on Twitter.

Film: xXx: Return of Xander Cage

Secret agent Xander Cage must retrieve a doomsday device from the clutches of supervillain Xiang. But…

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’…

Light Street Writers Exchange

A read and critique group for writers with interest in all forms of writing: poetry, novel, short story…

YogaWorks Classes

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

Zumba At Hamilton

Get Zumba fit with instructor Audrey Carter. Call 410-396-6088 to register. 

Computer Classes for Homeschoolers

Classes for homeschooled students (Pre-K - 8th grades): Learn the basic components of the computer…


Create fall-themed crafts every other week.

Ready, Set, STEM Challenge!

Participants will be challenged by pattern & memory games.

Teen Game Night

Hang out and challenge your friends to a game of Baltimore Monopoly, giant Yahtzee, chess, or Uno.

Film: Power Rangers

POWER RANGERS follows five ordinary teens who must become something extraordinary when they learn that…

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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Mobile Job Center

Need help with the employment process? Learn about the Library's new Mobile Job Center and where it's traveling.