Blog: Author: Patrick Brennan

Youth Tie-Dye Day: Thursday July 29th @3PM

Kids age 4-10, and Young Adults in the 5th-12th grade are invited to a program on the lawn of the Malden Public Library, as we TIE-DYE T-SHIRTS!


Young Adults in the 5th-12th grade shirts and spaces available to design and make your own Tie-Dye shirt are first come first serve. Come to the library at 3:00 PM on Thursday July 29th. All the materials are provided for you.


Sign-up is required: Call the Children’s Room at 781-324-0218 to reserve a spot! There will be three sessions to choose from:  3:00, 3:30, and 4:00pm. (The process can get messy, so be sure to wear clothes that can take the abuse.) This tie-dying activity is appropriate for kids ages 4-10 and will take place on the front lawn of the library.

YA Grab & Go Crafts: Anime Coloring Book Kits

For young adults in the 5th through 12th grade, stop by the library starting today to pick up your own Anime Coloring Kit.

Each kit has pages of chibi art, anime characters, and scenes from your favorite anime, as well as colored pencils or markers. Just go to the information desk at the Malden Public Library to pick up your Grab & Go craft bag while supplies last.

YA Perler Bead Craft – On the Lawn 7/15 @3PM

Young Adults in the 5th through 12th grade are invited to get crafty at the Malden Library. We will have tables and chairs in the shade as well as perler beads to craft and create your own personalized magnetized artistic creations.

Join us outside on Thursday July 15th (Friday July 16th as a rain date) at 3PM to join the program in front of the library.

Young Adult Crafts: Duct Tape Grab & Go Bags -July 8th

Young Adults in the 5th through 6th grade make heads or tails out of our YA crafts this summer, starting TODAY July 8th  with the Duct Tape grab and go bags.

Come to the information desk of the Malden Public Library and request your bag with colorful Duct Tape and instructions on how to make your own headbands and bow ties for your next formal occasion. Become thrifty and fashionable this Summer with the programs that the Malden Public Library.


YA Movie Afternoon – July 9th 3-5PM

Young Adults in the 5th through 12th grade are invited to watch one of the grudge matches of the century as we head online to watch party of Godzilla and King Kong duke it out.

We will be broadcasting via zoom on Friday, July 9th starting at 3PM sharp. This is the latest in the famous “Mosnterverse” series of films and stars a giant atomic Lizard and a Monkey with an axe.

Join the zoom link here in the description to get in the chat and enjoy the film with friends:

Big Games on the Library Lawn, Saturday July 10th, 3-5PM

Come enjoy the day outside with friends on the Malden Public Library front lawn and play some big outdoor friendly games. Enjoy board and outdoor games with us outside from 3:00 – 5:00 PM.

This is part of the Malden Summer Festivals program, explore Malden and enjoy other activities by following the link below: