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Campfire Stories

April 15, 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.

Malden Writers' Collaborative

April 15, 2021 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Staff Picks!

April 16, 2021 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Online Game Night for Adults

April 20, 2021 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

The link to the zoom meeting is here:

Friends of Malden Public Library

April 20, 2021 7:30 pm - 8:45 pm Malden Public Library, 36 Salem St, Malden, MA 02148, USA

The public is invited to join the Friends of the Malden Public Library for meetings and fund-raising events.

ESL/English Language Learners Conversation

April 21, 2021 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm via Zoom

<span><span>Join us every Wednesday from 1:00-2:00pm for English Conversation forESL/English Language Learners. <br></span></span><br><span><span>You must register for the class by e-mailing: <a href="" target="_blank"></a></span></span>

Jazz Greats for Grades 1-5

April 21, 2021 3:00 pm - 3:30 pm

At this fun virtual music program, kids will learn about some of the greatest Jazz musicians of all time and discover new favorites! Featuring activities and songs inspired by Duke Ellington, Herbie Hancock, and more. With Mr. Frank from Music Play Patrol. Recommended for grades 1-5.

To join Zoom Meeting:
Meeting ID: 876 3522 4231

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    Library Reopening News - Welcome Back

    The Malden Public Library is very, very happy to announce that we have reopened for limited in-person browsing and holds pick up by appointment. Library in-person hours will be Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday 11-1 PM and Wednesdays 4-6 PM. Call 781-324-0218 to learn more or book your 20-minute appointment. Masks must be worn in […]

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    Jazz for Kids with Mr. Frank, Music Play Patrol: A...

    For school vacation week, we have two wonderful music programs to offer: THE JAZZ GREATS FOR GRADES 1-5 Wednesday, April 21, 3:00 pm Learn about some of the greatest Jazz musicians of all time and discover new favorites! Featuring activities and songs inspired by Duke Ellington, Herbie Hancock, and more. Mr. Frank from Music Play […]

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    MPL TO GO: New Extended Curbside Pickup Hours

    The Malden Public Library offers curbside pickup: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday from 10-6, Wednesday from 10-7, and Saturday from 10-2.  Curbside hold pickup means you will be asking for items either from our website or over the phone.  We are looking forward to helping you. Library staff will collect materials, contact patrons when holds are […]

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    HyRead for Chinese ebooks

    We are very excited to announce the launch of HyRead, Taiwan’s most popular library e-reading platform.  We are the first one in Massachusetts to offer this service. Currently, Malden Public Library on HyRead has Chinese titles in traditional and simplified Chinese characters with wide topics.  They can be accessible to Malden Public Library card holders […]

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    English Conversation Class: Wednesdays 1-2 pm

    Join us for a free English Conversation Class for adult students every Wednesday from 1:00-2:00pm via Zoom. We will discuss daily life, learn new vocabulary, and have general conversation in English. Learn English at home on your computer, tablet, or smartphone. You must register for the class. Please e-mail Stacy (English Conversation Librarian) at:

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