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Creature Teachers

July 22, 2019 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm Maccario Room - MPL

<a href="https://www.thecreatureteachers.com/about-us">The Creature Teachers</a> will present a live animal program. Recommended for ages 4-10.<br><br>Sponsored by Preotle, Lane & Associates

Local History

July 22, 2019 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Converse Memorial Building

If you have local history research to do, come in on Mondays, 6-8 PM or Wednesdays, 2-4 PM to access our local history collection. A reference librarian will be on hand to help you.

'60s Moon Landing Party (18+)

July 22, 2019 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm Maccario Room

Song & Rhyme Time

July 23, 2019 10:00 am - 10:45 am Maccario Room

This program features 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.

Kids Craft Time

July 23, 2019 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm Program Room - MPL

YA Karaoke Party

July 23, 2019 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Author Talk with Lesa Cline-Ransome

July 24, 2019 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm MPL - Maccario Room

For Adults. Informal chat to discuss writing, children's books, publishing, and other topics of interest.
Bring your own bag lunch.

Lesa Cline-Ransome grew up in Malden and is the winner of numerous writing awards including the Coretta Scott King Author Award and the 2019 Scott O'Dell Award for Historical Fiction.

ESL Conversation

July 24, 2019 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.

Local History

July 24, 2019 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm Converse Memorial Building

If you have local history research to do, come in on Mondays, 6-8 PM or Wednesdays, 2-4 PM to access our local history collection. A reference librarian will be on hand to help you.

Lesa Cline-Ransome Author Presentation

July 24, 2019 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm Maccario Room - MPL

During my power point presentation, I discuss my early beginnings, how I began writing for children, the variety of projects I have written, introduce my family and workspace, read passages from my work and take students through the step by step process of creating a children’s book including gathering ideas, research and revision and briefly discuss the role of the illustrator. I allow time at the end of each presentation for Q & A.

Booker Prize Book Discussion Group

July 24, 2019 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm Program Room

Join other book lovers to discuss <i>The Lowland</i> by Jhumpa Lahiri.  New members are always welcome.

Summer Concert Series: Sonho Meu

July 24, 2019 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Sponsored by Eastern Bank Charitable Foundation

1-2 pm Library closed

July 25, 2019 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

YA Anime Afternoon

July 25, 2019 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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    1960s Moon Landing Party 18+
    Monday, July 22...

    Join us on July 22nd at 6:30 PM to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Moon Landing! Watch footage from the moon landing Dress up in 1960s style with our dress up trunk (or your own!) Enjoy 1960s food Play 1960s games Listen to 1960s music Win Prizes!   Call the library at 781-324-0218 to […]

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    Lesa Cline-Ransome: Author Presentation July 24

    On Wednesday, July 24, the Malden Public Library will have the pleasure of hosting the award-winning author and former Malden resident, Lesa Cline-Ransome. For adults, there will be an informal author talk (bring your own bag lunch) from 1-2 pm.  Late that day, for children ages 7-11, there will be a formal author presentation from […]

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    Summer Concert with Brazilian music of Sonho Meu

    The Live on the Lawn Summer Concert Series continues on Wednesday, July 24th at 7 p.m. featuring Sonho Meu.  Sonho Meu is fluent in traditional and popular music from across Brazil, from pagode and samba to MPB and baião. The Boston-based group digs deep into the rich and diverse styles of Brazilian music, taking pride […]

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    Happy Birthday Mayor Converse at Fellsmere Park

    The City of Malden and Councillor-At-Large Debbie DeMaria invite residents to celebrate the 199th birthday of Elisha Slade Converse on Thursday, July 25th at 11 AM at Fellsmere Park (Savin Street.) The event will include complimentary birthday cake, lemonade – and “shoe” themed crafts for the kids. Fellsmere Park was established in 1893 with the […]

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    Beautiful City: Portraits of People at the Malden ...

    Join us Wednesday, July 31st from 7:00-8:00pm for a Reception of our July Rotating Art Artist, photographer, Carol Woodruff, of the Malden Public Library.  “Beautiful City” is a photography exhibit highlighting the amazing diversity of people who visit the Malden Public Library every day. Join us to view the photographs and a short film of this […]

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