Parlin Adult and Teens
Yarn Club Parlin Fireplace Room. Tuesday, August 15th at 7pm. 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!
Chess Club Parlin Fireplace Room. Wednesday, August 16th from 3-5pm. Play, learn, and practice chess at our club meetings every other Wednesday. All ages and skill levels are welcome. Call 617-394-2300 with any questions. No registration required.
Board Game Afternoons Parlin Fireplace Room. Thursday, August 17th at 3pm. 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.
Create Your Own Video Game! Parlin Meeting Room. Wednesday, August 16th from 3-5pm. Unleash your creativity and bring your game ideas to life! Join Guild Hall Learning’s game development workshop at the Parlin. Learn to turn your vision into a playable game using user-friendly tools. Engage in problem-solving activities and create a unique game that you can continue to develop and share with others. Explore the exciting world of game development with us! All ages welcome, though this program is recommended for 12+. Spots are limited, so register today.
Connolly Center Book Group, Connolly Center Meeting Room. Thursday, August 17th at 12pm. We will discuss John Grisham’s The Boys From Biloxi, The story of two sons of immigrant families who grow up as friends, who find themselves on opposite sides of the law. See Kathleen for copies on her twice monthly visits, or call the Parlin (617) 394 2300 or Shute (617) 394 2308 libraries.
Library Trivia Night Parlin Meeting Room. Thursday, August 17th at 5:30pm. Sign up in teams of 2-5 to compete! Includes questions from all around the literary world. Recommended for ages 13 and up. Registration is required. Prizes provided by the Friends of the Everett Public Libraries.
Crafts for Kids Parlin Children’s Room. Tuesday, August 15th at 2pm. We will be making a variety of crafts! All kids ages 3 and up are welcome; please come and join the fun! Registration is required. Sign up online or at the Parlin Children’s desk.
Mixed Media Crafts Parlin Children’s Room. Tuesday and Thursday, August 15th & 17th at 4pm. Enjoy learning and develop your imagination! Join us for mixed media crafts every Tuesday and Thursday at 4pm throughout the month of August. This program is funded by the Everett Cultural Council. Recommended for ages 4-12. Registration is required, and spots are limited, so sign up today at everettpubliclibraries.libcal.com
Storytime and Singalong with Karen, Parlin Children’s Room. Wednesday, August 16th at 11am. Join us for a fun-filled morning of singing and storytelling with Karen! Suggested ages 0-6.
Drama Class. Parlin Children’s Room. Wednesday, August 16th at 3pm. 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 6-14.
Friday Family Movie Night! Parlin Meeting Room. Friday, August 18th at 3 pm. Break out the popcorn! Come and watch Castle in the Sky with your friends and family.
End of Summer Party Parlin Meeting Room. Saturday, August 19th from 11am-1pm. Everyone is invited to celebrate the end of summer! We will have snacks, games, and entertainment for all to enjoy. Summer Reading Challenge Winners can pick up their final book prize, and be entered into a raffle for the grand prize! Snacks generously provided by the Friends of the Everett Public Libraries. Visit bit.ly/EVECal for details.