Blog: Author: Patrick Brennan

LEGO Robotics Club

Youth in the 4th through 6th grade are invited to attend the LEGO Robotics Club  being offered by the YMCA LEGO Robotics team.  There are three programs you may attend at the Malden Public Library, and they are on May 10th, May 17th and May 24th 2018 and will be from 4:00 to 5:00 in the Program Room located on the second floor. Each week will be a different theme and you are not required to attend all three programs to join up.

There is no need to sign-up, but it is first come first serve basis, and program participants are not required to bring anything but an interest in Robotics.

 

Program Dates:

May 10th from 4:00-5:00 PM

May 17th from 4:00-5:00 PM

May 24th from 4:00-5:00 PM

YA Gaming Afternoon – April 19th

Young Adults in the 6th through 12th Grade are invited to relax, hang out and snack at our YA Gaming Party in the Maccario Room on April 19th from 3:00 – 4:30. We will have video game and board game, along with some pizza and snacks. Enjoy some Smash Bros and roll some dice as we take some time away from the March weather and enjoy the Malden Public Library.

YA Movie Aftenoon – March 8th

Young Adults in the 5th through 12th grade are invited to join us in the Maccario Room on Thursday March 8th from 3:00 – 5:00 PM as we enter into the world of Viking gods and goddesses in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

Based on the popular “Thor” comic book character created by Stan Lee, this film is the third in an action packed and humor driven series.

YA Craft Time – Perler Beads February 22nd

Young Adults in the 6th through 12th Grade are invited to take part in our popular Perler Bead Craft Programs on Thursday, February 22nd from 3:00 – 4:30 PM in the Maccario 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.

Board Game Night for Adults, Wednesday, May 9th

Grab your dice, cards and meeples because its time for another Board Game Night for Adults hosted at the Malden Public Library. Join us Wednesday,  May 9th 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.

Young Adult Anime Afternoon

Young Adults in the 6th through 12th grade are invited to join us on Thursday November 16th in the Macarrio Room from 3:00 – 5:00 PM to watch one of the best-selling Anime films of all time.

Mitsuha and Taki are high school students in Japan, one lives in the country side and the other in metropolis Tokyo. When they wake up in one another’s bodies they begin to try and find one another, and uncover the mystery of an odd comet passing overhead.

This program is brought to you by the Friends of the Malden Public Library. Snacks and drinks will be provided.

Young Adult Fall Gaming Party

Young adults in the 6th through 12th grade are invited to the Maccario Room of the Malden Public Library to enjoy games, snacks and drinks as we celebrate the best season in New England: Fall. Join us on October 30th from 3:00 – 4:30 PM as we hang out, relax and have a fun with friends. Enjoy the WiiU, PS4 and boardgames while enjoying pizza and snacks provided by the Friends of the Malden Public Library.

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