Today at the Library 
The Library will be closed at 6 pm this evening and Thanksgiving Day.
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Library Closed

November 26, 2015
12:00 am - 12:00 am

Storytime Fun

November 28, 2015
10:30 am - 11:15 am
Children's Room

A drop-in storytime for young children. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Song & Rhyme Time

December 1, 2015
10:30 am - 11:15 am
Children's Room

Songs, nursery rhymes, and a simple picture book for infants and young children. A fun way to enrich your child's literacy! Recommended for ages 6 months to 4 years.

ESL Conversation

December 2, 2015
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Program Room

Every Wednesday, we host a free English Conversation class from 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. This is an excellent opportunity for beginning English speakers to practice their skills and learn new words. Contact Ms. Holder at (781) 324-0218 for more information.

An Evening with Local Authors

December 2, 2015
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Maccario Room

Three local writers will be talking about their books:
Lettie Lawman, author of My Name Is Ciji - a short novel for preteens about three friends and their mysterious fourth friend named Ciji
Kim Walsh-Solio, author of "What's the Matter with Andrew" - a picture book to help others understand children with autism
Lou DeLena, author of ParenTrapped: A Guide for the Sandwiched Generation - a humorous and heartfelt resource for caregivers of elderly parents

Refreshments will be served, and authors will be selling and signing books at the end of the program. Questions? Call Ms. Smith at the Library: 781-324-0218.

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    Thanksgiving Day Closing

    The Library will  close at 6 pm on Wednesday, Nov. 25th. It will remain closed on Thursday, Nov. 26th in honor of the Thanksgiving holiday. We will reopen at 9 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 27th. Wishing you a happy and safe Thanksgiving.

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    Give a Gift That Gives Back

    Support the Malden Public Library—Art Notecards—$15/box Each box of note cards comes with an assortment of 12 cards (and envelopes) featuring favorite art works from the Converse Art Galleries. Remember, your purchase helps to support the educational programs and collections of the Malden Public Library.  

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    Food Drive for the Salvation Army

    Bring a little cheer to a struggling family.  Library patrons can contribute to the Salvation Army’s work in Malden to make the holiday season festive for others. Lend a hand in creating a memorable Thanksgiving for those who might otherwise not be able to celebrate. These items will be gladly accepted: ♦    stuffing ♦    dry gravy ♦    mashed potatoes ♦ […]

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    Consumer Reports Online at Home or in the Library

    We are pleased to offer Consumer Reports for both in-library and home use. Simply enter your library card number, and when you get to the search box, type in Consumer Reports. The current issue, plus back issues from 1991 on, are available. If you’d like to search the Consumer Reports Index for a specific item, […]

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    TumbleBooks—ebooks for Kids!

    We are happy to add to our ebook collection Tumblebooks, ebooks (including graphic novels), videos, games and puzzles, for kids. Go to TumbleBooks on our e-Library page, enter your Library card number, and explore. There is lots of content for kids of all ages.

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