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Main Library 449 Halsey Road, Parsippany, NJ 07054 (973)-887-5150

Lake Hiawatha 68 Nokomis Ave., Lake Hiawatha, NJ 07034 (973)-335-0952
Mount Tabor 31 Trinity Park, Mount Tabor, NJ 07878 (973)-627-9508


Summer Reading at the Library!

This year's Summer Reading theme is Build A Better World. Stop by any of our locations to pick up a Summer Reading activity sheet and get started!

We have Summer Reading activities all summer long for children, teens, and adults.  A full schedule of events can be found on on our website at

The last day to hand in activity sheets and raffle tickets for Summer Reading is Monday, August 28.





Name the Book Contest

Name the Book contest for children ages 5-10. Stop by the display case in the Main Library's lower level and see if you can guess the titles of the books represented! The contest ends on July 31, 2017.

Two children with correct answers will each receive a trophy. All materials and trophies have been donated by the Hills of Troy Neighborhood Association.

The displays were created by Warren Singer with assistance from Alexa Lynch.



  Programs for Children

Main Library

Zumba for Kids 

July 19


Ages 5-11

Learn some new moves and have fun exercising with Zumba!  Comfortable clothes and sneakers are recommended.  No registration required.


Bingo for Kids

July 28


All Ages

Play bingo with your friends and possibly win a prize!  No registration required.




Drop-in Craft

August 5


All Ages

Drop in to make a colorful summer craft!  No registration required.



Lake Hiawatha

Mad Science Rocket Workshop           

Tuesday, August 1         


Grades 1-3

Explore the science involved in rocket construction and the force of flight as you build your own skyblazer rocket!
Registration is required and starts July 18.  Register online here.



 Forest Friends Teddy Bear Workshop        

Saturday, August 5   

10:30am – 12:00pm

Ages 3-6
Join us as Miss Karen reads a book about forest animals. Everyone will then hand stuff a plush animal they will receive at this workshop, wish on a star, and name their new stuffed animal! This workshop is 90 minutes long. Each child needs an adult caregiver to stay with them and help them stuff their animal. Registration is required and starts July 22.  Register online here.




Every Wednesday from July 19 – August 16         

3:30pm – 5:00pm

Ages 6-13
Come join us with a smile on your face as we color pictures for our troops and our senior citizens . Spread some joy! All the supplies will be provided for you. You may join us any time between 3:30-5:00 p.m.  No registration required. 




Now available at all Parsippany Library locations, join in on Sarah Jessica Parker's new book club!


Click here for more details and to sign up for Book Club Central updates and reserve upcoming books at any Parsippany Library!


Programs for Teens

Main Library



#TBT Movie Afternoon for Teens
Footloose (1985)
Thursday, July 20
Cut loose, kick off your Sunday shoes, and enjoy this movie about a teen who moves to a small town where dancing is not allowed!  Rated PG.  Children age 12 and younger MUST be accompanied by an adult.  No registration required.

TAB S'Winter Festival

July 27


Grades 6-12

Meeting Room A, Lower Level

We’re celebrating winter in July! Come to the Teen Advisory Board S’Winter fest and enjoy winter themed activities and food.  Registration is required.  Register online here.