Carla's Picks - Homegoing

Carla's Picks

Pratt Library CEO Carla Hayden's book recommendations, as seen and heard on WBAL and WYPR.
Busy Kids are Happy Kids!

Sponsor a Child Today

Provide a child with a year's worth of programs to keep them busy and reading outside of school.
books and bread spotlight

Books & Bread at the Pratt Library

Order groceries online from ShopRite and pick them up at the Pennsylvania Avenue Branch.
Central Library

Central Library Renovation

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

Introduction to 3D Printing

Curious about how 3D printing works? Come and learn about 3D design websites and see our printer in action.

Full STEAM Ahead

Learn and enjoy a variety of STEAM (Science, Technology, Arts, Engineering, Mathematics) activities.…


At each session a different component of Science, Technology, Engineering, Math, and the Arts will be…

Introduction to Google Docs

Documents and Calendar - Create basic documents in Google. Drawings - Create, and edit images, charts…

You Gotta Have Heart

In this one-hour CPR class, you'll learn to save someone’s life if you witness him/her fall unconscious…

Book Discussion

Read and discuss Golden Age by Jane Smiley.

E-Mail Beyond the Basics

Course content: Use Google to create an email account. Learn to compose, send and retrieve messages,…

Make & Take

Fun and simple creative items to make and take home.

Carded at Southeast

Take a tour around the world through card games. Learn how to play the classics like Old Maid and Gin…

Maryland Fairs and Festivals

2016 Maryland Fairs and Festivals

Take advantage of all that your state has to offer during the summer months.
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Ask Us Now!

Live chat with librarians, online anytime you need it. Session transcripts and email followup available.
Take the Credit video for Maryland Homeowner’s Property Tax Credit

Take the Credit!

Baltimore homeowners, learn how to save money with the Maryland Homeowner’s Property Tax Credit.
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.