Our Events

At the Malvern Library, we have many regular events. Some do not require any advance registration, but many do. Please be sure and check each event description carefully. If you have any questions about a specific event, feel free to call the library! See all of our events on our calendar, including special one-time events, here.

Community Events

Malvern Pumpkin Painting Contest: Join us for Malvern’s 1st Annual Pumpkin Painting Contest! Please bring your pumpkin to the Malvern Library before October 21. Pictures of each pumpkin will be posted on the library Facebook page. Voting will be open between October 22 and October 29. The top three pumpkins with the most “likes” will win! Winners will be announced at the Malvern Halloween Parade. Prizes include trophies and Scoops & Smiles gift certificates. Sponsored by the Malvern Public Library & Malvern Parks and Recreation. All are welcome to participate.

Adult Programs

Adult Book Club: Tues. Oct.10, @ 10am.
Come discuss our monthly book selection. We will discuss Vinegar Girl by Anne Tyler at the October meeting. We have extra copies of the book at the library for prospective members. No need to register.

Woolgatherers: Mon. Oct. 2 & Mon. Oct. 16, 6:15-8pm.
Knitting group to share conversation, ideas, resources, and projects. No need to register.

Medicare and You: Fri. Oct. 6, 1-3pm.
Learn the basics ofMedicare at this free, informational seminar.  Please call or visit the library to register.

Fall Storytimes

Storytimes for children ages 0-6 begin September 6 and continue until November 9. Please email Miss Kelly at kshea@ccls.org or call us to register for the fall session (except family storytime!).

Kids’ Programs

Make & Take Craft Day (Grades PreK-5): Thurs. Oct. 19, anytime from 10am-6pm.
Day off from school? Or looking for something to do after school? Make a Halloween craft in the children’s area. No need to register.

Big Kid Storytime (Grades 1-2): Weds. Oct. 25, 4:30-5:15pm.
Storytime and a craft for children in grades 1-2. Please register in advance online.

Read to Holly (Grades PreK-5): Thurs. @ 4:30pm, 4:50pm OR 5:10pm.
Sign up for a time slot on Thursday afternoons to read to Holly, our therapy dog. Holly is a great listener. Please call or email kshea@ccls.org to register in advance.

Pumpkin Painting (Grades 1-4): Weds. Oct. 11, 4:30-5:15pm.
Paint pumpkins to enter into Malvern’s first annual Pumpkin Painting Contest! Pumpkins generously provided by Wegmans. Please register in advance online.

T(w)een Programs

Pumpkin Painting (Grades 5-8): Mon. Oct. 16, 4:30-5:30pm.
Paint pumpkins to enter into Malvern’s first annual Pumpkin Painting Contest! Pumpkins generously provided by Wegmans. Please register in advance online.