Friday, October 10, 2014

GET WILD AT THE PRATT LIBRARY THIS OCTOBER!

Enoch Pratt Free Library

NEW EXHIBITION!
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Maurice Sendak: The Memorial ExhibitionMaurice Sendak: The Memorial Exhibition - 50 Years, Works, Reasons
WHEN: Opening Saturday, October 18
WHERE: Central Library Second Floor Corridor

Celebrating the 50th anniversary of Where The Wild Things Are, Maurice Sendak: The Memorial Exhibition is a retrospective of original works by the late, great Maurice Sendak. The artwork is presented with heartfelt words from 50 extraordinary people whose lives were touched by this beloved author and illustrator.


Imagination Celebration: The Wild Things Are Here! 

Imagination Celebration: Wild  Things Are Here!
Imagination Celebration:
The Wild Things Are Here!

WHEN: Saturday, October 18, 10 AM – 3 PM
WHERE: Central Library Main Hall and Meyerhoff Children's Garden

We're celebrating the launch of our interactive Maurice Sendak exhibit with live music, face painting, hands-on activities, and special events.
Full Schedule of Imagination Celebration events


Writers LIVE! 
Deborah Crombie
Deborah Crombie, To Dwell in Darkness
Monday, October 20, 6:30 PM
Central Library Poe Room

 


Supreme City
Donald L. Miller, Supreme City: How Jazz Age Manhattan Gave Birth to Modern America
Wednesday, October 22, 7 PM
Central Library Poe Room

 


The Prince of Los Cocuyos
Richard Blanco, The Prince of Los Cocuyos: A Miami Childhood
Tuesday, October 28, 7 PM 
Central Library Wheeler Auditorium

Full Writers LIVE! schedule


LIVE Music at the Pratt

Carl Grubbs, saxophone
An Evening of Artistic Excellence
Tuesday, October 14, 7 PM
Central Library Wheeler Auditorium
Hear Carl Grubbs and other award-winning musicians in this Free Fall Baltimore performance.


Members of Dirty Dollhouse
The Music of Dirty Dollhouse
Saturday, October 18, 3 PM 
Light Street Branch
Local trio Dirty Dollhouse performs folk-pop with a touch of blues.