3. Meeting time: The Malden Board of Appeal meets at 6:30 p.m. Thursday in the Herbert L. Jackson Council Chamber at Malden Government Center, according to the city website.
4. Swim tryouts: The Malden YMCA Croken Crocs swim team will be having tryouts from 5-6 p.m. Thursday at the YMCA, according to an event posting on Malden Patch. Children ages 5-18 who can swim one length of the pool on their fronts and one length of the pool on their backs are eligible for the team, reads the posting.