Movies

Movies Storm Center, 1956 – Wednesday, March 11, 6:00 PM Malden Public Library, 36 Salem Street Bette Davis plays a small town librarian who inspires joy of reading in children and stands up against book banning during the 1950s when anti communism sentiment is causing panic. Her refusal to pull …

TEA TASTING

Pu’erh Tea Tasting at MEM Tea Wednesday, February 6, 6:30 – 7:30pm MEM Tea, Davis Square, Somerville Join with others and have a taste of Pu’erh, the kind of tea featured in The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane. Click here for more details.

STARGAZING

Held in collaboration with Ward 4 City Councillor Ryan O’Malley, join us at Waitt’s Mount Park, the highest point in Malden for sunset, storytelling, and an evening gazing at the stars, with the help of local astronomy clubs as guides. Sponsored in part by a grant from the Malden Cultural Council, …

NIGHT at BODA BORG

Wednesday, March 13, 4–8 pm, 90 Pleasant St. RESERVE TICKETS Join with other Malden Reads participants ages 7 and up for two hours of questing with free admission to Boda Borg! There will be family-friendly activities available in the main gathering room from 4–8 pm. Tickets must be reserved in advance. …

FILM SCREENINGS

√ King of Masks Wednesday, March 6 at the Malden Public Library Roger Ebert calls this 1996 narrative film a “hidden gem” and Rotten Tomatoes gives it a 89% rating. Come enjoy this film with other Malden Reads enthusiasts and take part in a discussion following the film. Co-sponsored by the Chinese …

STORYTELLING AT THE SUN KONG

Sharing Stories at the Sun Kong Over 80 attendees packed the function room at the Sun Kong restaurant on Saturday, March 30 to enjoy dinner and an evening of “Stories Only You Can Tell,” personal stories told by community members, honed under the direction of CD Collins, a local author, poet, …

BOOK DISCUSSIONS

BOOK DISCUSSIONS √ Discussion at the DocksideTuesday, February 26, 7:00pm, Dockside Restaurant, 229 Center St. MaldenCome discuss “The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane” led by Malden Reads co-facilitator Anne D’Urso-Rose. Pizza & soft drinks will be served. √ Mayor’s Book DiscussionWednesday, March 20, 6:30pm, Malden Public LibraryCome discuss “The Tea Girl …