May 1–6, 2023
Parlin Adult and Teens
Author Event with Joanna Schaffhausen: Parlin Meeting Room; Tuesday, May 2, at 7:00 p.m. Are you fascinated by crime? Why did they do it? How were they caught? If so, you’re going to love our next author, Joanna Schaffhausen. A trained neuroscientist with a doctorate in psychology and former producer for 20/20, she puts her experiences and love of true crime to the page. Learn more about her books, her process and her villains. Coffee and pastries will be provided by the Friends of the Everett Libraries.
Chess Club: Parlin Fireplace Room; Wednesday, May 3, from 3-5 p.m. Play, learn and practice chess at our club meetings every other Wednesday. All ages and skill levels are welcome; no registration required. Call 617-394-2300 with any questions.
Thursday Night Movies: Parlin Meeting Room; Thursday, May 4, at 6:30 p.m. May the Fourth be with you! Join us for a showing of “Star Wars: Episode IV – A New Hope” to celebrate Star Wars Day.
Let’s Make Earrings! Parlin Meeting Room; Saturday, May 6, at 12:00. Mother’s Day is coming. For the special person in your life, make the gift of earrings! All supplies are provided by the Friends of the Everett Libraries, but the supplies, and spaces, are limited. Please stop by the Circulation or Information Desks or call 617-394-2300 to sign up. For ages 13+.
Lego Club: Parlin Children’s Room; Monday, May 1, 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.
Storytime with Vera: Parlin Children’s Room; Tuesday, May 2, at 12:00 p.m.; in English or Portuguese by request. Visit the Parlin Library Children’s Room to attend! Suggested ages: two to six.
Crafts for Kids: Parlin Children’s Room; Tuesday, May 2, at 3 p.m. Let’s make a sign for Mother’s Day! 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, May 3, at 11 a.m. Join us for a fun-filled morning of singing and storytelling with Karen! Suggested ages: zero to six.
Friday Family Movie Night! Parlin Meeting Room; Friday, May 5, at 3 p.m. Break out the popcorn! Come and watch “Air Bud” with your friends and family.
Shute Adult and Teens
Yarn Club: Shute Meeting Room; Tuesday, May 2, at 3 p.m. Come chitchat 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!
Resume Writing: Shute Adult Department. Do you need help sprucing up an old resume or creating a new one? Sign up for a 30-minute session at both the Parlin and Shute Libraries, by appointment only. Please call 617-394-2302 for the Parlin Library and 617-394-2308 for the Shute Library to register for an appointment.
Computer Basics 101: Shute Adult Department. Not familiar with the computer? Learn the basics: how to start up and shut down a computer, perform mouse and keyboard functions, use applications, learn Microsoft Word, navigate the Internet, set up an email account, and more! By appointment only; please call 617-394-2302 for the Parlin Library and 617-394-2308 for the Shute Library to register.