Artist and Author Edel Rodriquez

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Parsippany Library welcomes Artist & Author Edel Rodriquez Join the Parsippany Main Library for an Evening with Artist and Author, Edel Rodriguez. Edel Rodriguez is a Cuban American artist who has exhibited internationally with shows in Los Angeles, Toronto, New York, Dallas, Philadelphia, and Spain. Inspired by personal history, religious rituals, politics, memory, and nostalgia, […]

Poetry Contest

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Parsippany Library 3rd Annual Poetry Contest! During the month of April, the Parsippany Library invites aspiring poets to celebrate with us! Enter your poem for a chance to win a Barnes & Noble gift card and be featured on the Library’s website and social media. Contest Highlights: Starts April 1, 2024 Poems Due by April […]

Community Read

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The Parsippany Library is excited to announce our third annual Community Read Program, a literary initiative that encourages residents of all ages to come together, read, and discuss a thought-provoking book. We invite the community to assist us in choosing the book for 2024! The choices are: Between Two Kingdoms : A Memoir of a […]

Dave Blinder, Photographer

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Please Join the Parsippany Library as we showcase some beautiful photography in our gallery downstairs at the Main Library. About  the Exhibit: Taken at The Troy Meadows Preserve in Parsippany, New Jersey, this collection is one artist’s interpretation of the myriad flora, fauna, and landscapes found in one of our last natural strongholds in Central […]

Sock Drive at the Parsippany Library

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Parsippany, NJ – March 5, 2024 – The Parsippany Main Library was proud to be a drop-off location for Brandon’s Heart and Sole! Brandon’s Heart and Sole collects new socks for men, women, and children for those in need. Did you know that socks are one of the most needed but least donated items in […]

Reading Party

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On Tuesday, February 27 the Parsippany Library hosted its first ever Reading Party. Billed as “a cozy night out for book lovers,” the event drew a crowd of 26 avid readers who came armed with good books and silenced cell phones; some even brought their own blankets! The library’s reading nook was decked out with […]

Deepa Vavilala, Water Color Artist

About our Watercolor Artist Please Join the Parsippany Library as we showcase some beautiful watercolor artwork in our gallery downstairs at the Main Library. Our Watercolor Artist is Deepa Vavilala and she is a longtime resident of Parsippany. She discovered water color painting during the 2020 pandemic and fell in love with it. With no […]

Quilt Display

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About our Quiltmaker Please Join the Parsippany Library as we showcase some beautiful quilts in our gallery downstairs at the Main Library. Our quiltmaker is Jacqueline Laba and she is a longtime resident of Parsippany. She began making quilts in the late 1970s after her first child was born and she continued to quilt until […]

Winter Reading 2024

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Winter Reading is for everyone! Adults, teens, and kids. Create a Beanstack account or log in using the same account you used for Summer Reading. Complete a row on the Winter Reading Bingo Board in any direction — up and down, across, or diagonally. Read books, audiobooks, or eBooks, write reviews, attend a program, or complete […]

Some Library services will be offline from 12/19

On Tues. Dec 19th, some library services will be unavailable due to system maintenance, including access to patron accounts, placing holds, self-checkout, and the Main app. We will be unable to look up patron accounts or access the Main app during this time, so please bring your physical library card to check out any materials. […]