Young Adults in the 6th through 12th Grade are invited to the Anti-Hero comic book movie of the year.
Come to the Maccario Room on December 20th from 3:00 – 5:00 PM to watch one of the more original Marvel movies of 2018. Starring the Spider-man villain VENOM, watch as Tom Hardy navigates an evil alien symbiote for good.
Snacks and drinks will be provided. This film is rated PG-13 for intense sequences of sci-fi violence and action!
Join us Monday, December 10 from 7:00 – 8:00 p.m. for a Reception of our Rotating Art December Artist Maria Tiro! Tiro’s exhibit features beautiful miniature art that has a lot of detail. One of the most exquisite pieces is titled “Winter on the Common” that is black and white with just a hint of blue. Her work will be on display at the Library for the month of December.
Hello Young Adults in the 5th through 12th Grade.
This December 6th we will have a Winter Party in the Maccario Room of the Malden Public Library. Join us from 3:00-4:30 to relax and play some games and enjoy some snacks with friends.
The Malden Public Library’s 21st Annual Triple Threat Trivia Fundraiser fast approaches. Trivia will be held at Anthony’s Restaurant on Thursday, January 24, 2019 and we are looking for anyone that wants to support the library and have a great evening of fun.
To get details and to see great shots of previous Triple Threat Trivia players, please click HERE.
Want to show your support for the library on #Giving Tuesday. Support the Friends of the Malden Public Library! The Friends of the Library is a volunteer run, non-profit organization whose purpose is the support the mission of the Malden Public Library.
Donations to the Friends support: museum discount pass program, computer and technology purchases, children’s programming, high-demand best-selling books, free wireless internet access, summer reading programs, Malden Reads events, annual holiday concert, game and movie nights, and much more!
What is #Giving Tuesday? Celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving (in the U.S.) and the widely recognized shopping events Black Friday and Cyber Monday, #GivingTuesday kicks off the charitable season, when many focus on their holiday and end-of-year giving. Since its inaugural year in 2012, #GivingTuesday has become a movement that celebrates and supports giving and philanthropy with events throughout the year and a growing catalog of resources.
The Salvation Army’s Angel Tree Program is a great way to bring joy into a child’s life. It’s easy and gratifying to make sure there is a much needed present waiting for a youngster when they wake up Christmas morning. Simply select a paper Angel from among those adorning the Angel Tree at the Circulation Desk; each represents a child and includes information such as their first name, age, gender and wished for gift. No need to wrap the present. Just drop off the gift with its Angel tag at the Circulation Desk by Dec. 13 for distribution through the organization’s Toy Store.
The food drive continues as the Library collects for the Salvation Army’s work during the Christmas season. These non-perishables are suggested by the staff: peanut butter, tuna, mayonnaise, jelly, oatmeal, macaroni and cheese, spaghetti sauce and pasta. Donations of ethnic foods are encouraged. The collection container will be out on the main floor opposite the circulation desk through the end of December.
The Malden Public Library will close at 6 pm on Wednesday, Nov. 21st and will remain closed for Thanksgiving Day. We will reopen at 9 a.m. on Friday, November 23rd.
Join us for Movie Night on Wednesday, December 12, 2018, from 6:00-8:00pm. We will be showing a recent blockbuster based on the book, Crazy Rich Asians, by Kevin Kwan. The film stars Constance Wu, Henry Golding, Awkwafina, Ken Jeong, and Michelle Yeoh.
“A native New Yorker Rachel Chu accompanies her longtime boyfriend, Nick Young, to his best friend’s wedding in Singapore. Excited about visiting Asia for the first time but nervous about meeting Nick’s family, Rachel is unprepared to learn that Nick has neglected to mention a few key details about his life. It turns out that he is not only the scion of one of the country’s wealthiest families but also one of its most sought-after bachelors.”
TIME Magazine writes, “It’s simply great fun, a winsome romantic comedy and an occasionally over-the-top luxury fantasy that never flags.” Richard Roeper writes, “Crazy Rich Asians…is pure escapist fantasy fun.” Rotten Tomatoes gives the film a 92% approval rating.
This film is free and open to the public and is accessible. Movie times are approximate. Please call the Malden Public Library at 781-324-0218 for more information. Rated PG-13 (120 min.)
Blandin’s paintings and drawings are an exploration of the human condition and the search for spirituality through realistic portrayal. His work will be on display at the Library through the month of November.