Read to Reef Book Club: October 2019

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

Brilliant Baltimore

Join us at 8 Pratt locations as we celebrate Light City with Neighborhood Lights Festivals, November 1–8.

Register today for Books for the Beast

This all-day conference brings together adults and teens to hear YA authors, discuss books, and celebrate the best in youth materials.

Entrepreneur Academy Workshops

Free classes to help you start or grow your own business. 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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First Time Homebuyer's Workshop

Information about real estate agents, down payments, grant and loan programs for first time homebuyers.

Introduction to the Internet

Understand the basics of navigating the World Wide Web with a browser. Learn about social networks, Internet…

Family Storytime

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

Start With Art

Hands-on art activities for children and their caregivers. Spend time creating quality art projects that…

STEM Family Storytime - Rock Cycle

How are rocks formed?  We’ll use squishy candies to learn about sedimentary, metamorphic, and igneous…

Teen Poetry Time

Join us for a time of sharing our favorite poems through reciting or reading teen centered poetry aloud. 

Decorate a Pillowcase

Use stencils, stamps, pom-poms, and more to make your own one-of-a-kind pillowcase.

Sherlock Holmes vs. Jack the Ripper

Janis Wilson has spent the last several years studying the killings & police search for Jack the Ripper.

Film: Blade II

Synopsis A vampire slayer teams up with the undead to take down a band of mutant bloodsuckers…

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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.