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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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Why Does It Rain?
Why Does It Rain?

Why Does It Rain?

Eric Carle
Brushy Brush!
Brushy Brush!

Brushy Brush!

Andrea Posner-Sanchez
You Hold Me Up
You Hold Me Up

You Hold Me Up

Monique Gray Smith
When Moon Blooms
When Moon Blooms

When Moon Blooms

Aida Salazar
Little Gardener's First 100 Words
Little Gardener's First 100 Words

Little Gardener's First 100 Words

Tenisha Bernal
My First Dino-Swimming
My First Dino-Swimming

My First Dino-Swimming

Lisa Wheeler
Ten Little Rabbits
Ten Little Rabbits

Ten Little Rabbits

Maurice Sendak
This Baby. That Baby
This Baby. That Baby

This Baby. That Baby

Cari Best
The Crayons Love Our Planet
The Crayons Love Our Planet

The Crayons Love Our Planet

Drew Daywalt
Hello
Hello

Hello

Viola Wang
The Teeny-Weeny Unicorn
The Teeny-Weeny Unicorn

The Teeny-Weeny Unicorn

Shawn Harris
Nana In the Country
Nana In the Country

Nana In the Country

Lauren Castillo
Showtime!
Showtime!

Showtime!

Kelly Starling Lyons
I Want To Be A Scientist
I Want To Be A Scientist

I Want To Be A Scientist

Laura Driscoll
Pete the Kitty and The Three Bears
Pete the Kitty and The Three Bears

Pete the Kitty and The Three Bears

Kim Dean
Misty the Cloud
Misty the Cloud

Misty the Cloud

Dylan Dreyer
Arfy Has A Ball
Arfy Has A Ball

Arfy Has A Ball

Troy Cummings
Kelp Finds A Way To Help!
Kelp Finds A Way To Help!

Kelp Finds A Way To Help!

Natalie Shaw
Sesame Street My Favorite Holidays!
Sesame Street My Favorite Holidays!

Sesame Street My Favorite Holidays!

Shimmer and Shine. Magical Mischief
Shimmer and Shine. Magical Mischief

Shimmer and Shine. Magical Mischief

Llama Llama. Fun With Friends!
Llama Llama. Fun With Friends!

Llama Llama. Fun With Friends!

Peppa Pig
Peppa Pig

Peppa Pig

Blaze and The Monster Machines. Axle City Grand Prix
Blaze and The Monster Machines. Axle City Grand Prix

Blaze and The Monster Machines. Axle City Grand Prix

Pbs Kids
Pbs Kids

Pbs Kids

Celebrate with Us
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Kids events celebrate holidays and more with young children, February 2024

Celebrate with Us


Enjoy a variety of fun activities for little ones to celebrate Black History Month, Valentines Day, and the Year of the Dragon!

Playful Beginnings
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Playful Beginnings


Support early learning on the path to reading with playful programming, early literacy activities, and educational toys at your local library.

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

Baby & Toddler Storytime TOMORROW 10:30 AM
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Family Storytime TOMORROW 10:30 AM
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Family Storytime TOMORROW 11:00 AM
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Preschool Storytime TOMORROW 11:00 AM
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Family Storytime TOMORROW 3:00 PM
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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

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.

National Geographic for Kids
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Nat Geo Kids - online kids magazine, books, videos, and more

National Geographic for Kids


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

Watch & Learn Library
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Watch & Learn Library - database for kids by Scholastic

Watch & Learn Library


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

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.