The Malden Public Library’s “Live on the Lawn” Summer Concert Series kicks off on Wednesday, July 26, at 7:00 pm featuring the band Endless Summer.
Boston’s own summertime band, Endless Summer, led by guitarist Ken Freeman, plays warm weather favorites and fun dance music heard at beach resorts throughout New England. Focusing on the repertoire from artists such as The Beach Boys, Bob Marley, Van Morrison, The Beatles, The Eagles, Otis Redding, Tom Petty, Neil Young and Jimmy Buffet, Endless Summer will help you feel the warmth of the sun and get your feet moving in the grass.
Endless Summer has opened up a show featuring the legendary Beach Boys at the Blue Hills Bank Pavilion and hosted an open-air concert at the Rose Kennedy Park to celebrate Brain Wilson’s birthday. The group has also performed at great summer venues including the Regatta Place, Museum of Science Pavillion, Thompson Island, Fenway Park, Fan Pier, TD Banknorth Garden, Odyssey Cruises, Vineyard Vines Boston and the Seaport Hotel.
The Summer Series continues on Aug. 2: Slow Boat Home; August 16: Outdoor Movie Night; and August 23: One and All Band.
Bring your lawn chairs or blankets and experience a great night of outdoor live music at the Malden Public Library (36 Salem Street). All concerts are free and sponsored by the Eastern Bank Charitable Foundation, with additional support from the Friends of the Malden Public Library. In case of rain, concerts will be held inside. For more information, contact the Malden Public Library, 36 Salem Street, at 781-324-0218 or at www.maldenpubliclibrary.org.
Young Adults in the 5th through 12th Grade are invited to take part in our popular Perler Bead Craft Programs on Tuesday, August 1st from 3:00 – 4:30 PM in the program room of the library.
Come and design your own art, jewelry, or collectible figure made entirely out of small fused beads. All the materials are provided, but feel free to look of your own designs online beforehand, and we will have some printed out here as well.
Young Adults in the 5th through 12th grade are invited to watch this year’s most amazing Disney live-action film, with our latest Movie Afternoon. On Friday, July 21st from 3:00 – 5:00 we will have snacks, beverages and a movie in the Maccario Room of the library.
The film stars Emma Watson, Dan Stevens and Luke Evans, and is a live action remake of Disney’s Classic 1991 Animated “Beauty and the Beast”.
During the summer, Song & Rhyme Time will take place on Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. in the Maccario 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.
Join us on Tuesday, July 25, at 10:30 a.m. for an entertaining, interactive performance of an original fairy tale mash-up. Children are welcome to watch or join in on stage with a costume (provided).
Flora, Fauna, and Merriweather hope the noise of seven small miners will help break the spell before the Prince shows up for his birthday party.
Recommended for ages 3-10. This FREE program is funded by Preotle, Lane & Associates, Ltd.
Join us at beautiful Pine Banks Park, Pavilion 4 (1087 Main St.) on Wednesday, July 12th @ 6pm for a celebration of the bicentennial of the birth of Henry David Thoreau with a discussion of his Walden or Life in the Woods.
There are still free copies available of the book at the Library while supplies last.
We are excited to offer another evening of Origami here at the Library on Tuesday, July 18th from 6:30–8:30 (note new time) with Jim Hollis.
Space is limited, so please call 781.324.0218 or come in to the Information Desk to register. This program is for adults 18+ and we ask to please bring a pair of scissors.
Thank you to the Friends of the Malden Public Library for sponsoring this program.
Young Adults in the 5th through 12th Grade are invited to relax, have fun, and play some games at the Malden Public Library. Join us on Thursday, July 27th from 3:00 – 4:30 PM as we roll some dice, play some cards and smash buttons with our YA Gaming Party. We will have board games and video games, as well as food, snacks and drinks for everyone.
The Malden Public Library will be closed Monday, July 3rd and Tuesday, July 4th. We will reopen at 9 a.m. Wednesday, July 5th.
Young Adults in the 5th through 12th Grade are invited to Craft a Better World at the Malden Public Library in the Program Room on Tuesday, July 11th, from 3:00 – 4:30 PM. Join us as we design, decorate and fill personalized potted planters.We will be painting so wear clothes that you don’t mind if getting dirty, and we will fill the plants with starter herbs, succulents and plants outside, weather permitting afterwards.
Space is limited and you can sign up at the information desk starting today, or call 781-324-0218. This program and other Young Adult events is sponsored by Preotle, Lane & Associates.