Library’s Pumpkin Painting Contest!

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Malvern Public Library is bringing the Library to the community in a safe way with their first ever Library in the Park outdoor event!  This will feature their 4th annual pumpkin painting contest where children can showcase their creative art skills. The Library will also be offering gently used books for sale as well as new check out options for children and adults.

This event will be held at the Battle of the Clouds Park Pavilion on Saturday, October 24, 2020 from 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Visit Annual Pumpkin Painting Contest to view event details.

Go to and visit the Events page to register.


Voting in 2020 Election

Malvern Boroughs Voting Information Page
The Malvern Borough Administrative Office has received a number of call regarding Voting in the 2020 Election.
Please direct all questions to Chester County Voter Services regarding the upcoming election.
Their information can be found below along with their website which is full of useful information.
Malvern Borough Admin Building IS NOT AN APPROVED BALLOT DROP OFF LOCATION. You must submit them to an approved drop off location, which can be found on the website listed below.
Chester County Voter Services
Bill Turner, Acting Director
601 Westtown Rd, Suite 150
West Chester, PA 19380-0990




Malvern Library- LIMITED Saturday Hours!


Malvern Library is happy to announce we are opening with limited hours on Saturdays starting September 12 from 10am – 2pm for Grab N’ Go browsing only. While you may not be able to use our computers or reading room, you will be able to come in and select items to borrow or pick up your holds without a reservation. Please take a moment and read our guidelines for reopening.

All patrons must wear a mask for entry (children under the age of 2 are exempt)

Capacity will be limited, please be considerate of others wishing to enter the library.

Computers, reading room, and study tables are not available for use at this time.

Browsing in the children’s library will be limited and toys will not be available for play.

In addition, the Chester County Library System app now has a self-check out feature for contactless transactions. If you have the app make sure it is updated, if you don’t have the app, be sure to download it today.

We are excited to see everyone again and we are looking forward to September 12!

Pennsylvania Expands Mask-Wearing Order


The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania is expanding its mask-wearing directive in order to help prevent the spread of COVID-19.  As issued by Dr. Rachel Levine, PA Secretary of Health, masks must be worn whenever an individual leaves their home.  This includes all public spaces.  Exceptions to this order include the following:

  • Anyone who cannot wear a mask due to a medical condition
  • Anyone in a job in which wearing mask would create unsafe conditions, including operating equipment or a task determined by workplace safety guidelines
  • Anyone who cannot remove the mask on their own
  • Children under the age of 2
  • Individuals who are communicating or trying to communicate with someone who is hearing impaired

Additional information may be found in the links below:




October’s Virtual Meetings


Pursuant to State and Federal guidelines to minimize public exposure to COVID-19, and in accordance with Act No. 15 of 2020, the following meetings of Malvern Borough will be conducted remotely via Zoom. No in-person attendance will be available. The Borough is not liable for any computer security problems that participants may experience. Participants joining these meetings via computer or phone will be given an opportunity to speak.

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Upcoming Meetings:

Borough Council - October 6 and 20

Shade Tree Commission - October 19


Environmental Advisory Council - October 29

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Malvern Borough 2020 Real Estate Tax Payments- Deadline Extended


On April 21, 2020, Malvern Borough Council adopted Resolution No. 810.  This resolution extended the extended the deadline for 2020 Real Estate Tax payments in accordance with Act No. 15 of 2020, which was signed into law on April 20, 2020.  The new deadlines are as follows:

  • Discount period – Payment during the discount period outlined on your Real Estate Tax bill is extended until August 31, 2020.
  • Face period – Payment during the face period outlined on your Real Estate Tax bill is extended until December 31, 2020.

All fees or penalties otherwise associated with the late payment of real estate taxes if paid in full by December 31, 2020.  Please be advised that this extension only applies to real estate due for 2020.

Please contact the Malvern Borough administrative office if you have any questions.