Blog: Author: Patrick Brennan

Youth Tie-Dye Craft

Youth in the 3rd through 12th grade can join us Friday, July 19th from 3:00 – 4:30 PM to create your own Tie-Dye t-shirt. We will be taking to the front lawn in good weather to rubber-band, dye and take home your own creations.

No sign-up required but space and supplies are limited, so make sure to arrive on time. Feel free to bring your own 100% Cotton shirt as well, but it is not required.

Young Adult Summer Reading Program Log

Welcome to the Malden Public Library’s 2019 Young Adult Sumer Reading Program. Our theme this year is “A UNIVERSE OF STORIES”, and we hope you engage by reading, coming to our programs, and logging in everything you read in order to win prizes and complete challenges!

How To Log Reading Hours:

  • Visit maldenpubliclibrary.org/summer-reading-2019/
  • Click “Teen Sign Up” and fill out the form with your Name, E-mail and how many hours you read.
  • Log in Starting on Monday, July 1st to start logging in your hours!

How To Earn Prizes:

-Each week that you read 5 hours or more you are eligible for a prize from the Prize Box at the Information Desk at the Library. You also earn an additional Raffle ticket for the prizes at End of the Summer Party (August 15th).

-The TOP READER (Whoever reads and logs in the most hours) each and every week will earn a $25 Gift Card to places like iTunes, Target, and Amazon.com.

-The three Young Adults who read the most over the 6 weeks of the program will earn Certificates and gift cards for 1st, 2nd and 3rd places TOP READERS.

YA Karaoke Party – July 23rd

Young Adults in the 5th through 12th grade are invited to sing their hearts out at our next Karaoke competition! Whether you like to belt out pop classics, classic rap or rock ballads you can enjoy yourself at our Karaoke party.

On Tuesday, July 23rd join us as we take the stage in the Maccario room to enjoy snacks, beverages and our new Karaoke machine. We will be singing from 3:00 – 4:30 PM.

One random singer will be selected to win a prize, and the top singer as determined by the judges will earn a Gift Card reward.

YA Museum of Science Night Sky

Young Adults in the 5th through 12th grade are invited to explore the cosmos in the Maccario Room of the Malden Public Library on August 29th, from 3:00-4:30 PM. The Museum of Science traveling program will be present with their inflatable Star Dome to show off constellations and the night Sky inside the library.

Young Adult Summer’s End Wrap-Up Party!

Young Adults in the 5th through 12th Grade are invited to take part in our Wrap-Up party for Summer Reading.

We will have pizza, snacks and drinks as well as a raffle for prizes based on how much you read this Summer. Everyone that attends the party will have a chance to gain a prize though with a ticket at entry.

We will announce the overall winners for the Summer Reading Program’s top readers as well. Come for the snacks and games and stay for the drawing.

 

YA Movie Afternoon – August 8th

Young Adults in the 5th through 12th grade are invited to join us in the Maccario Room on August 8th from 3:00 – 5:00 PM to watch one of the most super block busters of this year.

Based on the Marvel comic books “Captain Marvel” and the character of Brie Larson is an ex-test pilot drafted to join an alien space force and returns to her native Earth to fight enemies and discover her past.

Come enjoy the film as well as snacks and drinks.

Young Adult Yoga Class

Young Adults in the 5th through 12th grade are invited to relax and rejoice in a free Yoga Class offered in the cool of the Maccario Room. Join us August 7th from 3:00 – 4:30 for Yoga as we stretch and pose into a zen mindset.

The library has small mats for your use, though feel free to bring your own. Work-out clothing is suggested but not required.

YA Anime Afternoon – July 25th

Young Adults in the 5th through 12th grade are invited to Go Beyond…PLUS ULTRA! We will be having our annual Anime Afternoon on Thursday, July 25th from 3:00 – 5:00 PM. Come for the snacks and drinks, and get a gift bag based on the popular anime show “My Hero Academia” on your way out.

The film is set in the sensei-super hero world based on the manga “Boku No Academia” and has all your favorite students from classroom 1A. Come and enjoy this action packed adventure the way it should be enjoyed, with your friends at the Library!

YA Movie Afternoon – July 18th

Young Adults in the 5th through 12th grade are invited to join us in the Maccario Room on July 18th from 3:00 – 5:00 PM to watch one of the most super block busters of this year.

Based on the comic books “SHAZAM!” and the character of Captain Marvel, Billy Batson is a regular teen who after being given super-powers by a wizard tries his best to become a hero.

Come enjoy the film as well as snacks and drinks.

Young Adult Summer Reading Kick-Off

Young Adults going into the 6th grade through 12th grade are invited to join the Summer Reading program at the Malden Public Library, and enjoy our Kick-Off party on FRIDAY June 28th from 3:00-4:30 in the Maccario Room.

We will have games, pizza, snack and drinks to enjoy while you hang out and get ready for a Summer of fun at the MPL. Sign-up gift bags for the Summer Reading program will be available, though our supply is limited so sign up soon.