Central Library Sneak Peek

Get an inside look at the historic renovation. Food, drinks, activities, and a panel discussion. Tickets available now.

Reserve Your Seat for Daniel Silva

Hear Daniel Silva live in Central Hall on July 26, free & open to the public.

Support Summer Programs

Help the Pratt provide FREE services to children and teens to keep them engaged, reading, & learning all summer long.

Hampden Renovation

With the Hampden branch closed for renovation, limited library services will be available at the Hampden Family Center Tuesdays–Thursdays.

Entrepreneur Academy Workshops

Free classes to help you start or grow your own business. Next workshop starts June 20. Register today.

Pratt Restoration Series: A New Chapter

With the 3 year project nearly complete, we look at the impact of the library to Baltimore.

Get your Pratt Card

It's easier than ever to get an all-access library card

Social Worker in the Library

Get help with social services like food insecurity, health concerns, shelters, and more.

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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A Universe of Stories: Space

NASA Goddard Space Flight Center Laser Engineer Paul Stysley designs, builds and tests laser systems…

Family Storytime

Stories, movement, songs, and our most fun activities. Come ready to move, laugh, and learn together.

Amazon STEM Series: Minecraft Legos

Enjoy an afternoon of free play with our Minecraft Lego kits.

Chess At Herring Run- SC

Learn how to play chess or challenge a friend. Gamers of all skill levels are welcomed.

Painting With Alcohol Inks

This  Alcohol Inks class will cover beginning techniques for creative play and minor control of alcohol…

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Pratt Podcasts

Authors and speakers recorded live at the Pratt - listen now or download for later. Featured: Colson Whitehead.

Mobile Job Center

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