Blog: Author: Patrick Brennan

Board Game Night for Adults, Wednesday, Oct. 11th

Grab your dice, cards and meeples because its time for another Board Game Night for Adults hosted at the Malden Public Library. Join us this coming Wednesday,  October 11th from 6:30 – 8:30 PM as we play games like Settlers of Catan, Pandemic, Dominion and more in the Library’s game collection.
 
If you’d like to bring your own games as well, feel free, though keep in mind that you only have two hours. Light snacks and refreshments will be provided.

YA Craft Time – Perler Beads October 12th

Young Adults in the 6th through 12th Grade are invited to take part in our popular Perler Bead Craft Programs on Thursday, October 12th 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.

YA Movie Afternoon – September 28th

Young Adults in the 6th through 12th grade are invited to the YA Movie Afternoon on Thursday, September 28th from 3:00 – 5:00 PM in the Maccario Room. Drinks and Snacks will be provided, as we watch one of the biggest Comic Book Films of the year from Marvel Studios. Join the crew with Starlord, Gamora, Drax, Rocket and Baby Groot as they save the Galaxy a second time.

MPL Summer Reading Lists

Here is the Integrated Malden Public Library Programming Calendar. We have planned many fun events throughout the summer for kids, teens, and adults.

MPL Summer Calendar 2017

We know summer also means reading for school. Here are links to find the books that have been assigned for YOU! We will continue adding readings lists as we get them from the Malden schools.

Title 1 Summer Readings Lists for Grades K–8 (including Reading Responses and Logs)

6th grade Summer Reading 2016-2017

7th grade Summer Reading 2016-2017

8th grade Summer Reading 2016-2017

Malden High School Summer Reading Lists 2017

Young Adult End of Summer Party

Young Adults in the 5th – 12th grade are welcome to join us on Thursday August 17th from 3:00 – 4:30 PM in the Maccario Room for a relaxing and rewarding party.

Come play video games, eat pizza, enjoy snacks and beverages, and earn prizes based on how much you read during our YA Reading Program. Everyone will have a raffle ticket, but the more you read over the summer the more tickets you get.

We will announce the Top 3 winners for the entire YA Summer Reading Program, hand out our prizes and raffle off gifts.

Young Adult Craft: Perler Beads, Tues. August 1st

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 Adult Movie Afternoon – July 21st

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”.

Young Adult Gaming Party – July 27th

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.