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Song & Rhyme Time

March 19, 2019 10:00 am - 10:45 am Children's 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.

Friends of Malden Public Library

March 19, 2019 7:30 pm - 8:45 pm Malden Public Library, 36 Salem St, Malden, MA 02148, USA

The public is invited to join the Friends of the Malden Public Library for meetings and fund-raising events.

ESL Conversation

March 20, 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

March 20, 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.

Malden Reads Book Discussion with Mayor Christenson

March 20, 2019 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm Malden Public Library, 36 Salem St, Malden, MA 02148, USA

Preschool Storytime (ages 3+)

March 21, 2019 10:30 am - 11:30 am Children's Room

Stories, songs, rhymes, and a simple craft for children, ages 3 and up. Offered weekly on a drop-in basis. No registration necessary. PLEASE NOTE: Unfortunately, we are unable to accommodate preschool groups at the craft portion of this program.

1-2 pm Library closed

March 21, 2019 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

YA Movie

March 21, 2019 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Malden Writers' Collaborative

March 21, 2019 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Song & Rhyme Time

March 23, 2019 10:00 am - 10:45 am Children's 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.

Local History

March 25, 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.

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    Malden Reads: A Citizen Lyceum Forum

    Join us for an evening of film and discussion around the PBS documentary “The Chinese Exclusion Act.” The program will be held here at the Malden Public Library on Tuesday, March 26, beginning at 6:30 p.m. The Chinese Exclusion Act of 1882 prohibited the immigration of Chinese laborers to the U.S. This event is co-sponsored by the […]

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    Malden Reads: Film "Kung Fu Panda" at the Ferryway...

    Malden Reads is pleased to host a screening of the animated film “Kung Fu Panda” at the Ferryway School on Wednesday, March 27. Join us at 6:00 p.m. for light refreshments and a family arts & crafts activity led by the Malden Girl Scouts. Also at 6:00, Wah Lum Kung Fu & Tai Chi Academy […]

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    Mayor's Book Discussion & Special Presentation

    On Wednesday, March 20, 6:30 pm at the Malden Public Library, join Mayor Gary Christenson  for a lively discussion of this year’s Malden Reads selection, Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane by Lisa See. The event will begin with a special presentation by Shuenn Liou, a member of the Bunang tribe, an ethnic minority in the Yunnan […]

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    21st Annual Triple Threat Trivia - And the Winner ...

    The 2019 Triple Threat Trivia Winner is …. Mayor’s MoTTTley Crew – two years in a row! Thank you to all our wonderful volunteers and supporters for helping with this great fundraising event.  A special thank you to our business sponsors: Breen & Sullivan Services Inc., Dunkin’ / Medeiros Family, Malden Advocate, E.E. Burns & […]

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    Malden Public Library Museum Pass Partners

    Would your organization or business like to sponsor a discount museum pass for Malden families to enjoy? The Malden Public Library offers a number of different free and discount passes to museums and attractions in New England. The passes are available to Malden residents who hold valid a library card. Malden residents continue to use […]

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