Blog: Author: Patrick Brennan

YA Movie Afternoon – June 16th @ 3PM

Young Adults in the 5th through 12th grade are invited to watch a movie at the Malden Public Library. Join us on Thursday, June 16th from 3-5 PM in the Program Room on the 2nd Floor.

The film is a high-flying action adventure movie based on the “Uncharted” video game series, and it stars Tom Holland (Spider-Man: Far From Home) and Mark Wahlberg.

Light refreshments and snacks will be provided on a first come basis along with seating so mark the 3PM start time to enjoy this feature presentation at the MPL.

Board Game Night for Adults! Wednesday, June 8th, 6:30 – 8:30 PM

Adults are welcome to come to the Program Room for a night of friends & gaming as we bring out our collection of board games to play.

Join us on Wednesday, June 8th from 6:30 – 8:30 PM, and play one of our many popular board games or bring your own to play! Gaming will commence from here on our on the second Wednesday of the month, so mark your calendars now!

Young Adult Chibitronics Program – May 19th @ 3PM

Young Adults in the 5th through 12th Grade are invited to Make circuits and art! We’ll be in the Program Room of the library on Thurs. May 19th from 3:00-5:00 PM.

We are going to be making LED art with paper circuits from Chibitronics.  First, you will design your circuits in the new app Circuit Sketcher.  Then you will make your paper circuits with Circuit Stickers and copper foil.  This program is free as you will be some of the first testers of these fun maker kits!

Space is limited and sign-up required. Sign up at the Information Desk or call the library at 781-324-0218 to reserve your spot.

YA Movie Afternoon – May 5th @ 3PM

Young Adults in the 6th through 12th grade are invited to dive into the Marvel universe once more in preparation for the next movie in the series.

Join us in the Program Room on Thursday, May 5th from 3:00 – 5:00 PM to watch the 1st film based on the comic book character “Doctor Strange”.

Come watch the first film before the sequel hits theaters this weekend, and get caught up on all things Strange.

Seating is limited and light refreshments and snacks will be available.

NASA @ My Library: Sorting Games & Moon Phases – Apr. 28th

Youth and Young Adults are invited to join in a live event at the Malden Public Library as part of our NASA @ My Library programming.

Join us on Thursday, April 28th from 3PM to 4:00 in the Program Room to play the Sorting Game and learn about the phases of the moon with sandwich cookies!

To sign up please call the library at 781-324-0218 with your name, grade and email. Space is limited so sign up today for this team space discussion and game.

Young Adult Movie Afternoon – Thur. April 7th @ 3:00 PM

Young Adults in the 6th – 12th grade are invited to enjoy a movie at the Malden Public Library. Join us next Thursday April 7th from 3:00-5:00 PM in the Maccario Room for a new Marvel anti-hero film based on the Spider-Man villain “Venom”.

Light refreshments and snack will be served and seating is limited to make sure to come on time to claim a spot.

NASA @ My Library Take&Make: Pinwheel Universe!

We have a new grab and go fast, scientific and fun kit starting today at the Malden Public Library. Stop by the information desk located on the first floor to grab your kit with everything you need to create your own pinwheel of the cosmos.

Learn about how telescopes have helped us develop a view of distant galaxies and stay tuned to the rest of our NASA @ My Library partnership programs coming soon to the library in person.

 

Young Adult Perler Bead Craft – Thurs. March 31st 3:00-4:30 PM

Young Adults in the 6th-12th grade are invited to craft from the library’s Perler bead collection on Thurs. March 31st from 3:00-4:30 PM in the Maccario Room.

Create lanyards, key chains kitchen magnets and more from colorful plastic beads in whatever style you would like. Space and time is limited to make sure to come up with an idea and arrive on time for this in-person craft event.

Yound Adult Gaming & Crafts – Thursday March 17th @ 3:00 PM

Young Adults in the 6th through 12th grade are invited back to the Malden Public Library on Thursday March 17th from 3:00-4:30 in the Maccario Room.

We will have our video games, board games and arts and crafts out to enjoy to welcome you back to in-person programming this Spring. Decorate your own cookies and enjoy snacks while playing games and relaxing at the library. Sign-ups for the Teen Advisory Groups next year of meetings will be open to any participants.

NASA @ My Library: Soda Straw Rockets

Youth and Young Adults are invited to learn rocket science!

This easy take-home craft is brought to you by the California Institute of Technology’s JPL (Jet Propulsion Lab) and will teach you how to craft a paper rocket that can be launched from a soda straw. Then it will ask you to modify and design a better rocket while measuring your results and performing Science.

https://www.jpl.nasa.gov/edu/learn/project/make-a-straw-rocket/

Come to the information desk located on the first floor of the Malden Library to pick-up your craft kit (no sign-up necessary) starting today.