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Book Sale

December 4, 2021 11:00 am - 1:00 pm 36 salem street

<p>The Friends of the Malden Public Library will hold a book sale this Saturday, December 4, from 11 am to 1 pm.</p><p>The sale will be held in the Book Sale Room in the basement of the Library, and books (adult, teen, and children’s), DVDs, CDs and some games will be available. Prices will range from $.25 to $2.00.</p><p>Join us Saturday and then head down to Pleasant St. for the City’s Winter Festival.</p>

Local History Hours

December 7, 2021 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

ESL/English Language Learners Conversation

December 8, 2021 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm via Zoom

Join us every Wednesday from 1:00-2:00pm for English Conversation for ESL/English Language Learners.<br><br>You must register for the class by e-mailing: <a href="mailto:mplenglishclass@gmail.com" id="ow560" __is_owner="true">mplenglishclass@gmail.com</a>

Converse Galleries - Art Tour

December 8, 2021 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Call for reservation, limit 10 per tour

Board Games for Adults

December 8, 2021 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

YA Movie Afternoon

December 9, 2021 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Campfire Stories

December 9, 2021 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Join us for a weekly reading of a spooky story by our digital campfire. Campfire Ghost Stories posts a new tale on Thursday nights at 630pm (ish) and can be viewed on our YouTube channel or Facebook. We will post a link here to YouTube before it goes live.

You are also welcome to watch previous episodes on our YouTube and Facebook playlists. But the best way to stay up to date is to follow us and watch live. Don't forget to like and subscribe to our channel to get all the latest stories, crafts and other library content.

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    BOOK SALE

    The Friends of the Malden Public Library will hold a book sale this Saturday, December 4, from 11 am to 1 pm. The sale will be held in the Book Sale Room in the basement of the Library, and books (adult, teen, and children’s), DVDs, CDs and some games will be available. Prices will range […]

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    Home (Cooking) for the Holidays!

    For many of us this will be the first holiday season we can come back together with family and friends. The pandemic made a lot of new traditions, some good (duck breast for Thanksgiving, anyone?) Some not as good (8 hours of Zoom Xmas party.) But this year you might be craving those old school […]

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    Extended to Nov 30 - Acclaimed Artist John Day’s...

    Following a successful solo show in Geneva, Switzerland, the work of Malden born artist John Day comes to the Malden Public Library’s Converse Galleries for a month long exhibition: John Day: A Glimpse of Color. John Day was born in Malden on May 27, 1932 and sold his first painting at the age of fifteen.  […]

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    Weekly Movie Watch - Native American Heritage Mont...

    With your Malden Public Library Card you can watch many great movies at home. Every week the Movie Librarian will recommend some of her favorite titles. “From the award-winning PBS series American Experience comes We Shall Remain, a provocative multi-media project that establishes Native history as an essential part of American history.” Not Rated (394 […]

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    Malden Reads' 2022 Selection

    The Malden Reads selection for 2022 is An American Sunrise by Joy Harjo. Organized by community groups, city leaders, and residents, in collaboration with the Malden Public Library and UMA (Urban Media Arts), the program invites the community of Malden to read the same book and participate in a series of events related to the book’s […]

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