Blog: Month: October 2015

BOOK SALE—This weekend

Please join us for our annual Friends of the MPL Book Sale on Friday, October 23rd through Sunday, October 25th. Our hours are:

  • Friday, 6-9 pm (preview sale for Friends of the Library)
  • Saturday, 10-4 pm
  • Sunday, 12-3 pm

It’s easy to join the Friends if you’d like to get first selection of available books. Regular membership is $10, students and seniors are $5, and families (includes 2 children under 18) are $15. You can join the night of the book sale with cash or check.

Saturday will include a bake sale, because nothing goes better with a good book than a tasty baked good.

We look forward to seeing you there.

YA Movie Afternoon: Oct. 22nd

Teens in the 5th through 12th grade join us on Thursday October 22nd for our movie afternoon. From 3:00 – 5:00 PM in the Maccario Room we will be showing the latest movie in the series based on the “Divergent” book series. Starring Shailene Woodley and Theo James in a twisted dystopian future where who you are is decided for you, a rising insurgency challenges the old ways.

The film will have snacks and drinks provided, and runs two hours, so we will start immediately at 3:00.



Origami Christmas Trees

Origami enthusiast James Hollis will be sharing his knowledge on Wednesday, October 21st from 6:30–8:30 pm at the Malden Public Library. Just in time for the holiday season, James will be featuring Origami Christmas Trees this session.

Materials and instruction are free and will be provided, thanks to the funding of the Friends of the Malden Public Library.  Please bring a ruler and a pair of scissors.  Space is limited and advance registration is required, so please sign up early at Information Desk.


Young Adult Games Day

Young Adults in the 6th through 12th grade join us for an afternoon of Video, Board and Card Games on Thursday, November 19th from 3:00 – 5:00 PM in the Maccario Room. We will have WiiU games like Mario Kart and Smash Brothers, as well as Dance Dance Revolution, and lots for Board Games. Snacks and drinks will be provided for those who want to relax and have some fun playing games. AdultGameNight