Blog: Author: Rebecca Smith

Preschool Storytime (age 3+)

Storytime for preschoolers (age 3 and older) is offered weekly on a drop-in basis on Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. Each hour-long program will feature several picture books, songs and rhymes, and a simple craft. No need to register! Just come to the Children’s Room on Thursdays and arrive by 10:30 a.m.

(Unfortunately we are unable to accommodate preschool groups in the post-storytime craft activity, but groups are welcome to attend the picture book portion at the beginning of the program.)

Storytime with Panda

Storytime with Panda is a special drop-in storytime that is offered on alternating Saturdays at 10:00 a.m. (September 21, October 5 & 19, November 2 & 16 & 30, etc.). (Check the online library events calendar to be sure.) This program features several picture books, a flannel board story, and some songs, followed by a simple craft, and is recommended for children ages 3-5+.

Diane Edgecomb, Award-winning Storyteller

On Thursday, July 16, at 3:00 p.m., Diane Edgecomb will tell marvelous stories about “Superheroes Around the World.” People in all countries tell folktales about superheroes with amazing powers! Celebrate our common love of story by coming to hear these exciting and engaging multicultural tales. Recommended for children, ages 4-11.

This program is supported by a grant from the Malden Cultural Council, a local agency, which is supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency.