Thank You!

The Friends of the Malden Public Library would like to thank attendees and supporters for an outstanding 9th Annual Wine Tasting Fundraiser.

More than 250 participants gathered at the Malden Public Library Friday, April 29th to enjoy a wide selection of wines and hors d’oeuvres from local restaurants while supporting the library.  The sold out event was held in the beautiful art galleries of the library and live piano music was provided by Ed Meradith.

The Friends would like to extend special thanks to M&M Liquors for their major contribution and support of this extremely successful event!

Area restaurants, grocers, corporations and individuals that generously donated food and beverages include

  • All Seasons Table
  • All-Tech Electric
  • Anthony’s Restaurant
  • Bobby C’s Ristorante
  • Cornucopia Foods
  • DiPietro’s
  • Dockside Restaurant
  • Dunkin’ Donuts
  • Fu Loon
  • Hugh O’Neill’s Irish Pub & Restaurant
  • Jack’s Ristorante
  • Joti Palace
  • Kabab Corner
  • Lantana Cafe
  • Papa’s Bar & Grille
  • Patricia Cheever
  • Pearl Street Station
  • Pho 99
  • Ristorante Serena
  • Spindrift Soda
  • Stop & Shop
  • Tio Juan’s Margaritas
  • Trader Joe’s
  • Two Paisan’s Pizzeria

Florists that donated beautiful arrangements include

  • Martin’s Flower Shop
  • Walsh Florist
  • Wildflower Designs

A raffle was held for items or gift certificates from

  • Bobby C’s Ristorante
  • Boston Red Sox
  • Cookies by Miss Jackie, etc.
  • District 7
  • Fridays
  • John Brewer’s Tavern
  • Lisa Assetta Porro of Mary Kay Cosmetics
  • M&M Liquors
  • New England Coffee Company
  • Pearl Street Station
  • Prisco’s Pasta Market Cafe
  • Ravi’s Pasta & Pizzeria
  • Ristorante Serena
  • Rowena Rosen & Mordecai Melnitsky
  • Russo’s Fine Chocolates
  • Wildflower Designs

Additional funding was provided by

  • Danversbank
  • John E. Hastings III
  • Rucci, Bardaro & Barrett PC

Special thanks go to All-Tech Electric, Cathy Granese, Brianna Romero, Karen Anderson, Craig Spadafora Councillor At Large, Malden IT Dept., Malden Licensing Board, Mayor Richard C. Howard, Minuteman Press of Malden, State Representative Chris Fallon, and the student volunteers of the Malden High School Key Club.
The Friends of the Malden Public Library uses funds raised to support the library’s programs.  Recently funded programs include WiFI, museum passes and summer reading list books.  Thanks to everyone in the community and we hope to see everyone next year!

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