ENOCH PRATT: Entrepreneur Academy

The Enoch Pratt Free Library, in partnership with Baltimore County Public Library, is pleased to offer Entrepreneur Academy: an innovative initiative to serve the community region by providing access to training for small business entrepreneurs and solopreneurs.

Do you have a great idea for a small business but don’t know how to launch it? Have you already started a business but are unsure how to take it to the next level? Are you interested in being your own boss?

Everything you need to know about starting and running your small business but didn’t know who to ask.


  • Marketing Research and Business Strategies
  • Financing Options
  • Financial Recordkeeping and Taxes
  • Developing Your Business Plan

Take advantage of:

  • Legal, Financial, Insurance, and Accounting Advisors
  • Networking Opportunities
  • Extensive Library and Business Resources

Classes include:

  • Market Research and Business Strategies: Part I and II
  • Ask the Experts Panel
  • Business Finances, Taxes & Recordkeeping
  • Marketing Your Business
  • Developing Your Business Plan
  • Side Hustle Showdown

Class sessions:

Available September 30 – November 25

Mondays 6pm–8pm at the Enoch Pratt Free Library
Herring Run Branch, 3801 Erdman Ave, Baltimore, MD 21213

Space is limited for these no-cost workshops.

To register for the series:

(Fall 2019 Entrepreneur Academy: This form is no longer accepting responses. Please email rogrady@prattlibrary.org if you are interested in a spot on the waitlist.)

Entrepreneur Academy is a partnership between the Enoch Pratt Free Library and Baltimore County Public Library, made possible in part by the Urban Libraries Council.