Food for Friends

From January 2-31, donate canned goods at your Pratt branch to help our neighbors in need.

Booklovers' Breakfast

Purchase your tickets for the annual Booklovers' Breakfast, featuring James Forman, Jr.

Pratt Restoration Series Episode 10: Preserving History

How the renovation will help expand Special Collections.

Social Worker in the Library

Check out how Social Worker in the Library is expanding in 2018-19.

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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Faux Stained Glass

Make a stained "glass" art piece.

Press Play

Show off your gaming skills with Wii & board games.


Bring an appetite, cause we're making waffles!

Candle Making

Roll and decorate a beeswax candle to celebrate the darkest days of the year.

Teen Lab

Get homework help, use our laptop lounge, have a snack and hang out with other teens.

#Popscope Public Astronomy Night

#Popscope is an urban movement that aims to reconnect diverse communities to the night sky and to each…

Career Building Clinic: Writing a Resume & Job Search

Create basic resumes and cover letters using online resources. Access current job postings and search…


Talk, chat, share, schedule, store, organize, collaborate, discover and create. Class prerequisite…

Free Family Flicks: Arthur Christmas

Come enjoy the antics of the hilarious and heart-warming film, Arthur Christmas.

Hot Chocolate Tasting

What's your favorite way to make Hot Chocolate? 

Pretty Poinsettia

Come in and create a pet-friendly poinsettia to brighten up the holidays.

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Sign up for emails to get featured events and highlights at the Pratt.

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.

Learn or Practice a New Language

Start your interactive language-learning journey today with Rosetta Stone, available in 30 languages.