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Young Children


Ages 0—5

Spark imagination with books and games for children under 5 at each Enoch Pratt Free Library branch. Young children and their caregivers can also enjoy programs like storytime and arts and crafts.


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Count To Love!

Count To Love!

Andrea Davis Pinkney
Animals

Animals

Motomitsu Maehara
Together

Together

Mona Damluji
1234 Cake!

1234 Cake!

Caroline Wright
Families Grow

Families Grow

Dan Saks
Iron Man

Iron Man

Bob Layton
Inside Cat

Inside Cat

Brendan Wenzel
Nina

Nina

Traci N. Todd
My Two Border Towns

My Two Border Towns

David Bowles
Everybody In the Red Brick Building

Everybody In the Red Brick Building

Anne/ Mora Wynter
Cat & Dog

Cat & Dog

Tullio Corda
Paletero Man

Paletero Man

Lucky Diaz
Guess What!?

Guess What!?

Mo Willems
Journey To Miami!

Journey To Miami!

Patty Michaels
Star of The Class Play

Star of The Class Play

Margaret McNamara
Maleficent

Maleficent

Steve Behling
Old Mcmickey Had A Farm

Old Mcmickey Had A Farm

Joanna Green
The Pink Book

The Pink Book

Diane Muldrow
Sesame Street. Elmo's World

Sesame Street. Elmo's World

Shimmer and Shine. Magical Mischief

Shimmer and Shine. Magical Mischief

Llama Llama. Fun With Friends!

Llama Llama. Fun With Friends!

Peppa Pig

Peppa Pig

Blaze and The Monster Machines. Axle City Grand Prix

Blaze and The Monster Machines. Axle City Grand Prix

Pbs Kids

Pbs Kids

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Read to Reef


Baltimore-area students in fifth grade or younger can earn free admission to the National Aquarium by reading books in the Read to Reef Book Club.

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Arts & Crafts


Explore arts, crafts, and self-expression for ages 2–5 and their grown-ups.

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Early Learning Activities


Young children can participate in these events to learn and grow while having fun!

Upcoming Programs & Events

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Take & Make: Leaf Lanterns Central Library Program Details
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Take & Make: Spooky Candle Jars Brooklyn Program Details
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Monday – Oct 18 6:00 PM
Spooky Storytime with Aurora Gorealis Virtual Event Program Details
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Thursday – Oct 21 11:00 AM
Pratt Virtual Storytime Live! Virtual Event Program Details
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Saturday – Oct 23 10:30 AM
Doors Open Baltimore Storytime Hampden Program Details
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Downloads & Streaming Media

Find eBooks, magazines, audiobooks, movies, and more for kids. Accessible in all Pratt Library locations or from home with your library card.

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Bookflix

BookFlix


BookFlix pairs an animated story with a nonfiction eBook for a truly unique interactive reading experience.

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OverDrive


Log in with your Pratt Library card to download popular eBooks and audiobooks for kids.

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Kanopy Kids

Kanopy Kids


Browse a large catalog of educational, entertaining, and enriching films for kids.

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Hoopla


Use your Pratt Library card to borrow free movies, music, eBooks, comics, and TV shows.

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Get a Pratt Library Card

Maryland residents can now apply online for an eCard that allows access to all of Enoch Pratt Free Library’s digital resources including eBooks, streaming media, and databases. It’s easier than ever to get a Pratt Library card! We have loosened restrictions to getting a card to access our resources. Anyone who lives or owns property in Maryland is eligible for a free library card.

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Featured Databases & Services

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World Book Online for Kids


Find easy-to-read articles and a wealth of engaging multimedia, games, science projects, and more for young students.

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TumbleBooks


Over 1100 children’s eBooks from Scholastic for grades K–6, including animated, talking picture books, read-along chapter books, National Geographic videos, and more.

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Picture Book Guide


Learn more about the different types of picture books and the benefits of picture books in child development.

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Watch & Learn Library


A Scholastic library of educational videos for young learners in grades PreK–3 featuring 230+ nonfiction videos.