Book Bowl 2018 Is Coming

The Pratt Library takes on Oakland Public Library, November 25-27.

Native American Heritage Month

November is National Native American Heritage Month.

Pratt Restoration Series Episode 10: Preserving History

How the renovation will help expand Special Collections.

Booklovers' Breakfast

Save the date for the annual Booklovers' Breakfast, featuring James Forman, Jr.

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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Monday Yarns

Knit or crochet while listening to an audiobook.

DIY (Do-It-Yourself) Day

Come enjoy two stations of DIY: jewelry-making and picture frames.


Let's explore technology with the Cubetto Robot, and Ozobots.

Board Games and Role-Playing

Join the young adult staff as we learn how to play Pathfinder, a table-top role-playing game!

Level Up Club: Create & Play

The level up club utilizes STEAM to curate visual literacy programs for gaming and comic book enthusiast.

Thanksgiving Crafts

Come make a thankful paper plate pie and hand-drawn turkeys. 

Afterschool Storytime

For those who like to listen to exciting stories read by a pro: join Mrs. Burdnell as she shares some…

Let's Play Monopoly

Play the game and see if you have what it takes to win.

My MTA Bus Tracker

A representative from Maryland Transit Administration will demonstrate MyBusTracker, which helps you…

Scribble Society

Do you love writing and drawing? Join our writing club where our fanfictions, poetry, manga, doodles…

Shadow Play

Discover the science of shadows.

The Construction Zone

Drop by the Children's Department for "the Construction Zone." Build a LEGO creation. All ages welcome;…

Zumbini with Miss Lisa

A music and movement class created for infants, toddlers, preschoolers and their caregivers, full of…

Jewelry Making Workshop with Baltimore Jewelry Center

Instructors from Baltimore Jewelry Center will lead these workshops.  Space is limited, please call 410-396-6076…

NaNoWriMo: National Novel Writing Month

National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) is a fun, seat-of-your-pants approach to creative writing. On…

Light Street Writers Exchange

A read and critique group for writers with interest in all forms of writing: poetry, novel, short story…

Needles and Hooks

Do you enjoy needle knitting, loom knitting, or crochet? Bring in your supplies to work on group projects while…

Un Petit Conte

Join Mlle. Lisa for songs, stories, and rhymes en Français.

Drama Club

Theater games and improv activities.

Turkey turkey

Join us in making paper turkeys to decorate for the holiday.

Vision Rock

Have fun using magazine cutouts on rocks to express your visions in life.

Anime Club

Watch Anime, eat snacks, and learn about Japanese Culture

3D Printed Bubble Wands

Put your design skills to the test by drafting, 3D printing and testing your own bubble wand.

DIY Jewelry

Show off your style!  Join us as we make our own DIY accessories. Please register, though, by calling…

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.