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Preschool Storytime (ages 3+)

February 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

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

YA Perler Beads

February 21, 2019 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm Program Room

Malden Writers' Collaborative

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

Song & Rhyme Time

February 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

February 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.

Song & Rhyme Time

February 26, 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.

Malden Reads Book Discussion

February 26, 2019 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm Dockside Restaurant in Malden, 229 Centre St, Malden, MA 02148, USA

ESL Conversation

February 27, 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

February 27, 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.

Booker Prize Discussion Group

February 27, 2019 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm Program Room

Join other book lovers to discuss <em>Umbrella</em> by Will Self.  New members are always welcome.

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