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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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The Belly Song
The Belly Song

The Belly Song

Mother Moon
Dress-Up Day
Dress-Up Day

Dress-Up Day

Blanca Gómez
Trucks, Cars, and Things With Wings! (Sesame Street)
Trucks, Cars, and Things With Wings! (Sesame Street)

Trucks, Cars, and Things With Wings! (Sesame Street)

Andrea Posner-Sanchez
Hey! Look at You!
Hey! Look at You!

Hey! Look at You!

Sandra Boynton
Hello, Crayons!
Hello, Crayons!

Hello, Crayons!

Hannah Eliot
10 Little Race Cars
10 Little Race Cars

10 Little Race Cars

Annie Bailey
The Boy Who Found His Voice
The Boy Who Found His Voice

The Boy Who Found His Voice

Tyler Gordon
The Digger and The Dark
The Digger and The Dark

The Digger and The Dark

Joseph Kuefler
I Am La Chiva!
I Am La Chiva!

I Am La Chiva!

Karol Hernández
Just What To Do
Just What To Do

Just What To Do

Kyle Lukoff
Prunella
Prunella

Prunella

Beth Ferry
Rescue Cat
Rescue Cat

Rescue Cat

Stephen Savage
This Is Captain America
This Is Captain America

This Is Captain America

Wendy Deacon
Dot the Ladybug
Dot the Ladybug

Dot the Ladybug

K. 1983- George
Pete the Cat Scaredy Cat!
Pete the Cat Scaredy Cat!

Pete the Cat Scaredy Cat!

Kim Dean
The Charhound Chase
The Charhound Chase

The Charhound Chase

Lucasfilm Press
Sketty and Meatball
Sketty and Meatball

Sketty and Meatball

Sarah Weeks
Totally Turtles!
Totally Turtles!

Totally Turtles!

Ginjer L. Clarke
Strawberry Shortcake, Berry In the Big City. Season 1.
Strawberry Shortcake, Berry In the Big City. Season 1.

Strawberry Shortcake, Berry In the Big City. Season 1.

Sunny Bunnies. Season 1
Sunny Bunnies. Season 1

Sunny Bunnies. Season 1

Paw Patrol. Jungle Pups
Paw Patrol. Jungle Pups

Paw Patrol. Jungle Pups

Peppa Pig
Peppa Pig

Peppa Pig

Paw Patrol. Aqua Pups
Paw Patrol. Aqua Pups

Paw Patrol. Aqua Pups

Blue's Clues & You!. Blue's Big City Adventure
Blue's Clues & You!. Blue's Big City Adventure

Blue's Clues & You!. Blue's Big City Adventure

Summer Break Baltimore
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Summer Break Baltimore


Join our fun, free program for all ages that encourages literacy and learning in our community all summer long. Get a free t-shirt and book to keep, while they last!

Music & Movement
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Music & Movement


Play, listen, dance, and wiggle at these musical, dance, and movement activities for young children.

Hear a Story
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Hear a Story


Join us for stories, movement, songs, and play activities that prepare your child for lifelong learning.

Upcoming Programs & Events

Crafternoon: Make Your Own Lantern TODAY 4:00 PM
Crafternoon: Make Your Own Lantern Waverly Program Details
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Music & Movement Storytime TODAY 4:00 PM
Music & Movement Storytime Canton Program Details
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Family Yoga TODAY 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
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Bubble Bonanza! TOMORROW 11:00 AM
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Sensory Play Party TOMORROW 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Sensory Play Party 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.

BookFlix
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Bookflix

BookFlix


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

OverDrive
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OverDrive


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

Kanopy Kids
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Kanopy Kids

Kanopy Kids


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

Hoopla
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Hoopla


Use your Pratt Library card to borrow free movies, music, audiobooks, 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

World Book Online for Kids
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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.

National Geographic for Kids
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National Geographic for Kids


Explore amazing adventures in science, nature, culture, archaeology, and space with National Geographic for Kids.

Scholastic Teachables
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Scholastic Teachables


Find learning tools for students in grades K–6 in this online database of tens of thousands of ready-to-use educational materials.

Watch & Learn Library
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Watch & Learn Library


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