September 25-30, 2023
Parlin Adult and Teens
Parlin Book Group: Parlin Meeting Room (and Zoom), Monday, September 25, at 6:00 p.m.; 18+. We will discuss Mary Beth Keane’s “Ask Again, Yes.” For the Zoom link, call Kathleen at 617-394-2300 or send an email to email@example.com – or join us in person!
Yarn Club: Parlin Fireplace Room, Tuesday, September 26, at 7 p.m. Come chit-chat and stitch! Bring your crocheting, knitting or any other yarn craft and sit and socialize with other members of the crafting community. Recommended for ages 14-109!
Author Event with Stephen Rocco: Parlin Meeting Room, Wednesday, September 27, at 7:00 p.m. Stephen Rocco is not only a third-generation funeral director and former Mt. Ida College instructor – he is the author of three mysteries. He will discuss all three: “The Ecstasy of Pupusas,” “The Girl Who Woke Up in the Morgue” and his latest, “The Mystery in the Mausoleum.” Coffee and pastries will be provided by The Friends of the Everett Public Libraries.
Board Game Afternoons: Parlin Fireplace Room, Thursday, September 28, from 3-5 p.m. Join us for an afternoon of board game fun at the library! Play your favorite classic games with friends, family and fellow board game enthusiasts. No need to bring your own games – we have plenty to choose from. Join us to learn new games and enjoy friendly competition.
Lego Club: Parlin Children’s Room, Monday, September 25, from 3-5 p.m. Attention all Lego lovers: Lego Club is back at the Parlin Memorial Library! Come to the Children’s Room after school on Mondays for some free building Lego fun. Open to all ages; children under six years old must be accompanied by an adult – no registration required.
Crafts for Kids: Parlin Children’s Room, Tuesday, September 26, at 3 p.m. Join us this month for fall-themed crafts! All kids ages three and up are welcome; please come and join the fun! Registration is required. Sign up online or at the Parlin Children’s desk.
Storytime and Singalong with Karen: Parlin Children’s Room, Wednesday, September 27, at 10 a.m. Join us for a fun-filled morning of singing and storytelling with Karen! Suggested ages: newborn to six.
Python I: Beginner Class: Parlin Meeting Room, Wednesday, September 27, at 4:30 p.m., and Saturday, September 30, at 11:00 a.m. Learn the basics of Python programming with classes at the Parlin Library. By signing up, you get to attend all six classes over the course of four weeks. You can bring your own device, or we will provide one for you! This program is appropriate for ages nine to 13, or grade levels fourth to eighth. Spots are limited, so register online today at bit.ly/EVECal
Drama Class: Parlin Children’s Room, Wednesday, September 27, at 3 p.m. Do you have a drama queen or king at home? Drama Class in the Parlin Children’s Department is the perfect opportunity for your child to put those acting skills to use with our drama coach! Suggested ages: six to 14.
Friday Family Movie Night! Parlin Meeting Room, Friday, September 29, at 3 p.m. Break out the popcorn! Come and watch “Matilda” with your friends and family.
Origami Club: Parlin Fireplace Room, Saturday, September 30, at 12 p.m. Come and practice the ancient art of paper folding. All ages and skill levels are welcome!
Shute Adult and Teens
Teen Book Group: Shute Meeting Room, Monday, September 25, at 3 p.m. This month, we will be reading “The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes” by Suzanne Collins in anticipation of the movie release in November. Come check out a copy of the book at the Shute Library during the month of September and read it before the 25th to discuss the book with your local librarian and your peers! Limited copies are available for checkout. Open to ages 13-18 only.
Bullet Journal 101: Shute Meeting Room, Tuesday, September 26, from 6:00-7:30 p.m. Betsy Perry, of Casual Study, will present on the history and types of bullet journals for the first half of the class. Materials are provided for everyone to get started on their journals during the second half of the class. Each participant will go home with their new journal! This event is for teens and adults 14 and up. Registration is required, space is limited.