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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















Children's Programs

Main Library

Halloween Drop-in Craft
October 10
All Ages
Make a fun Halloween craft!  No registration required
Drop-in Craft
October 13
All Ages
Make a colorful monster puppet!  Registration is not required. 
STEM Storytime
October 20
Ages 3-5
Join us for a special Saturday edition of STEM storytime.  Children will learn about bats through stories and educational activities including a fun craft.  This is a repeat of the October 11 STEM storytime.  Registration is not required.

Lake Hiawatha       

Music & Movement

October 11


Ages 2-5

Kids will enjoy a program full of songs and dancing. Be ready to get active and have fun!             


Creative Writing
October 17


Ages 7-12

Let your creativity run wild in our creative writing workshop!  Each month we’ll do different activities and share with the group.  Kids are encouraged to bring a writing  journal.



Little Explorers
October 18

11:00am-11:45 a.m.

Ages 3-5

Travel all around the world, right from your library!  Each month we'll be “visiting” a different continent in this special storytime featuring stories from around the world.



Adult Programs



Main Library


Friday Night Film at the Main Library - Solo

October 19th

Showtime: 7pm

Doors Open at 6:30pm


This film is rated PG13 and runs approximately 2 hours and 30 minutes.

Anyone 12 & under must be accompanied by an adult.




At Long Last Love - Jean & Bill McClelland

October 21


The birth of the American song brought with it music that was filled with vigor, originality and musical daring. In their concerts, Jean and Bill McClelland have been acclaimed for the vitality, care and artistry they bring to this brilliant music.



Mount Tabor Events

Friends of the Library 

Boon Supply Fundraiser

Before you know it, the holidays will be here. Get your shopping done early at Boon Supply and 50% (yes, 50%) of your purchase goes back to the Friends of the Parsippany Library to benefit the Parsippany-Troy Hills Public Library System. Check out the beautiful bags perfect for carrying your library finds!


Become a Friend of the Library!

Every library needs a volunteer group and the Parsippany-Troy Hills Public Library System is no exception! The purpose of the Friends of the Parsippany Library, a 501C3 organization, is to raise money for special library programs and collections of library materials.  Learn more at!


Joining the Friends of the Parsippany Library just got easier with a new online membership application and payment option.  Visit the membership section of the website to get started as a Friend today.  Any questions about upcoming events or becoming a Friend?  Send an email to


Programs for Teens

Main Library

Quiet Hour for students in Grades 6-12 will be from 3:00pm-4:00pm Monday-Friday in Teen Central.  The room will be a designated quiet homework space for this hour during the school year.





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