Friends of the Library

Friends of the Library Fundraisers

  • The Friends of the Library are holding their fall dining fundraiser at the Gourmet Café.  The Friends will receive 10% of the entire day’s proceeds. Go for lunch or dinner.  Eat in or get it to go. Click here for more information.  No flyer is required to bring in.

       NO FLIER IS REQUIRED FOR THIS EVENT!

  • Boon Supply Company Fundraiser:  products for home and life on the go.  You’ll find a great collection of products that support family fun, eco-friendly living.  Even better?  Every purchase you make sends 40% right to us- and then right to the library. Together, we can bring even more great programs and materials to the Parsippany libraries!  Click here to access the catalog today.


Visit the Website

Established in 1984, the Friends of the Library is a volunteer, 501C3 organization. Their membership consists of local residents committed to enhancing library services.  The Friends hold fundraising events throughout the year.  All funds raised in our summer fundraising events, Macy’s “Shop for a Cause” day goes specifically towards the Summer Reading Club.  A significant percentage of the Friends income comes from membership dues and Book Nook sales, our book store. By becoming a member of the Friends, you receive a copy of the Friends bi-annual newsletter and invitations to special functions.  You can become active in this organization noting it on your application form.  The Friends are constantly looking for new members.  Whether you are new to the area or have been a Parsippany resident for many years or a lifetime we can use your help.  If you can commit to helping with various fundraising projects, usually 2-3 hours per event or have a love for the library, please consider becoming a member of the Friends.

Visit the Friends Website

Friends Membership Form


Forms & Donations

Please mail all membership forms and any donations to:

Friends of the Library, 449 Halsey Road Parsippany, NJ 07054


The Book Nook @ The Parsippany Community Center

As part of the Friends fundraising activities, the Friends operate a gently used book store located at the Parsippany Community Center (1130 Knoll Road, Lake Hiawatha, NJ – lower level).

Hours of Operation:

Tuesday:  10 am to 3 pm

Wednesday:  10 am to 3 pm

Thursday:  10 am to 3 pm

All proceeds of our sales benefit the Parsippany Library System.

Branch Locations
Main Library 449 Halsey Road
Parsippany, NJ 07054
(973) 887-5150
Lake Hiawatha 68 Nokomis Avenue
Lake Hiawatha, NJ 07034
(973) 335-0952
Mount Tabor 31 Trinity Park
Mount Tabor, NJ 07878
(973) 627-9508
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