Blog: Children’s Program

The category for Children’s programs that will be featured on the Children’s Collection page.

The Whalemobile – Wednesday, April 17

On Wednesday, April 17, at 2:30 pm, Cynde McInnis will present her Whalemobile program, which includes Nile, the 43-foot inflatable humpback whale (on the library front lawn) and a special multimedia presentation about whales.

Children will learn how whales are similar to humans as well as information about the real Nile: her migratory path, how many calves she has had, and more!

Most appropriate for children in grades K-5.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Malden Public Library.

Musical Storytime – with Harp

On Thursday, April 18, at 10:30 a.m., meet our guest, Sarah Yeoh-Wang, a New England Conservatory harpist, and enjoy a morning of musical storytelling!

Learn about the harp and listen to a reading of The Story of Ferdinand with musical accompaniment.

Best suited for ages 4-8, but all ages are welcome.

Made possible by the Performance Outreach Program at the New England Conservatory

Storytime with Panda

Storytime with Panda is a special drop-in storytime that is offered on alternating Saturdays at 10:00 a.m. (April 13 & 27, May 11 & 25). (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.

The Spoon Man – Thursday, August 2

The Spoon Man will present his entertaining musical comedy show at 3:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 2. He’s very talented with two kitchen spoons, does hilarious impressions, gets the whole audience involved in a sing-along competition, and creates an amusing mountain band out of audience members. Great personal-improvement messages are shared throughout the whole program, which is as educational as it is fun!

Recommended for ages 4-11. This FREE program is sponsored by Preotle, Lane & Associates.