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Black History Month

Find events for all ages celebrating Black history and culture including live music, poetry, trivia, book discussions, and more across the city.

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End of Story
End of Story

End of Story

A. J. Finn
Ours
Ours

Ours

Phillip B. Williams
Wandering Stars
Wandering Stars

Wandering Stars

Tommy Orange
The Women
The Women

The Women

Kristin Hannah
Bride
Bride

Bride

Ali Hazelwood
Convergence Problems
Convergence Problems

Convergence Problems

Wole Talabi
What Have We Here?
What Have We Here?

What Have We Here?

Billy Dee Williams
Radical Reparations
Radical Reparations

Radical Reparations

Marcus Anthony Hunter
How To Find A Four-Leaf Clover
How To Find A Four-Leaf Clover

How To Find A Four-Leaf Clover

Jodi Rodgers
Medgar & Myrlie
Medgar & Myrlie

Medgar & Myrlie

Joy-Ann Reid
Ten Bridges I've Burnt
Ten Bridges I've Burnt

Ten Bridges I've Burnt

Brontez Purnell
Supercommunicators
Supercommunicators

Supercommunicators

Charles Duhigg
The Holdovers
The Holdovers

The Holdovers

Four Daughters
Four Daughters

Four Daughters

Priscilla
Priscilla

Priscilla

Saint Omer
Saint Omer

Saint Omer

20 Days In Mariupol
20 Days In Mariupol

20 Days In Mariupol

Dreaming Whilst Black. Season 1.
Dreaming Whilst Black. Season 1.

Dreaming Whilst Black. Season 1.

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Black History Break TODAY 3:30 PM
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Children's Painting TODAY 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
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Winter Crafternoon TODAY 3:30 PM
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Roland Lazenby, "Magic" Monday – Mar 4 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
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Artist Material 'Petting Zoo': Craft Exploration Thursday – Mar 7 5:00 PM
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Al Hutchinson
free TO BMORE PODCAST Newest Episode — February 2024

Visit Baltimore

The CIAA tournament is here! One of the people who helped bring that basketball tournament to Baltimore is Visit Baltimore CEO Al Hutchinson. We'll talk to him about the festival's impact and why bringing tourists to Baltimore is good for the whole city.

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Chromebooks Distribution
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Chromebooks Distribution

The Pratt Library is distributing 30,000 HP Chromebooks to eligible Baltimore City households, with support from our partners.

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Computer & Internet Devices
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Computer & Internet Devices

With a Pratt Library card, you can borrow devices like Chromebooks, tablets, and mobile hotspots to get online from the comfort of your home.

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Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

The Enoch Pratt Free Library stands with our community, and is committed to advancing equity, diversity, and inclusion.

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PressReader

Get free access to more than 7,000 periodicals including local, national, and international newspapers and magazines.

Poetry Contest
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Poetry Contest

Maryland poets age 18 and older, submit a poem by March 1. The winner will be featured and published.

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