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Community Organizations

Bike to the Sea

Founded in 1993, Bike to the Sea is a charitable, non-profit organization that promotes bicycling and bicycle safety. The group has been working tirelessly to create the Northern Strand Trail: a trail free of cars from the Malden/Everett area of... Read More

Chinese Culture Connection

The Chinese Culture Connection (CCC)  is a non-profit organization that works to promote intercultural harmony, strengthen communities, and build bridges between American and Chinese people. Through educational programs and the arts, CCC strives to... Read More

Community Garden

Malden Community Garden

Malden residents now have the opportunity to adopt a planting bed for just $20 per year! Gardeners will provide their own plants or seeds and water will be supplied by the City. Volunteers who helped to build the garden will get first choice of the... Read More

Cyber Cafe @ Malden Square

The Cyber Cafe offers free computer, internet, e-mail access and coffee. With almost 7,000 members, Cyber Cafe has been helping the Malden Community get online since 2003. It offers low-cost computer courses, job search help, employment counseling (... Read More

First Church in Malden Concert Series

The First Church music program includes choir for adults, teenagers and children; an Intergenerational Instrumental Ensemble and piano lessons. Please visit the website for more information. 

Galleries at Malden Public Library

Barley Harvest

The Malden Public Library owns a varied collection of artwork, which is housed in the art galleries, in the Converse Memorial building. The Lower Art Gallery, with the exception of the gas lights, is as close to what it was in 1885 as twentieth-... Read More

Irving Street Studios

Artist Live-Work Loft Studios were developed by the Malden Redevelopment Authority and the City. This site was the former Sacred Hearts Church convent and was transformed into artists' live and work space.  

Junior Aid Association of Malden

Founded in 1912, the Junior Aid Association worked to assist programs of the Malden Hospital. Today, the organization remains dedicated to the community by providing support and financial assistance to charitable organizations with a focus on women... Read More

Malden Cultural Council

The Malden Cultural Council works to encourage and promote artistic development and the arts through grants allocated to Malden by the Massachusetts Cultural Council for arts, humanities, and interpretive science programs. The grant program is... Read More

Malden Historical Society

 The Historical Society meets at the Malden Public Library's Maccario Room and hosts community program and activities, including free lectures focusing on Malden's historical sites. Settled in 1629 as Mystic Side, Malden is rich in local and family... Read More

Malden is Moving

Malden is Moving... toward healthy eating and active living!The Malden Board of Health was awarded a five year, three hundred thousand dollar Community Transformation Grant from the Department of Public Health. This grant has allowed Malden to... Read More

Malden Kiwanis

"Kiwanis is a global organization of volunteers dedicated to changing the world one child and one community at a time." The organization meets at Anthony's every Thursday at 12:15 pm.

Malden Rotary

"Doing good in the world." Rotary meets at Anthony's every Wednesday at 12:15 pm.

Malden Sketch Group

This is one of the longest-running life drawing groups in the Boston Area, having met weekly for the past 16 years. Artists of all levels of ability and experience are welcome to join.  Contact Ginger Greenblatt at and/or Judy... Read More

Malden YMCA

The Malden Y strengthens the foundations of our community through well-being and fitness, camps, family time, swim, sports and play, and other activities for people of all ages, incomes and abilities. We’re more than just a place to work out. At the... Read More


Grassroots organization serving as an umbrella for diverse arts-related initiatives, including Window Arts Malden, Quarterly Salon Series and the Switchbox Project.

MATV Gallery at Malden Access Televison

The MATV Gallery is a community-centered art exhibition space located at Malden Access Television. The Gallery encourages, supports, and promotes the work of local artists in Malden and surrounding communities. Already a vibrant community media... Read More

Mystic Valley Elder Services

MVES supports the well-being, dignity and independence of elders, adults living with disabilities and care givers residing in Everett, Malden, Medford, Melrose, North Reading, Reading, Stoneham and Wakefield.

The Ryder Art Gallery

Located in the Malden Public Library, open to the public by appointment, contains one of the finest art collections on the North Shore. It is truly a hidden jewel. Visit the gallery at the link below.

Tri-City Community Action Program, Inc.

Tri-City Community Action Program is the anti-poverty agency for Malden, Medford, Everett and surrounding towns. The prgrams goal is to build strong communities where everyone can meet their basic needs, advance economically, and fulfill their... Read More

Victorian Society of Malden

Formed in 1983 by a group of individuals who shared a common interest in Victorian architecture and Malden's Victorian History.

Zonta Club of Malden

The Zonta Club of Malden has served the Malden community for over 80 years. The Club is committed to improving the legal, political, economic, health, educational and professional status of women. Through service and advocacy, Zonta supports... Read More