Morristown & Morris Township Library
Morristown & Morris Township Library

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EVENTS

Thursday, November 23

Library Closed for Thanksgiving Library Closed for Thanksgiving
The library will be closed for Thanksgiving. We will also be closed Friday, 11/24.

Friday, November 24

Library Closed for Day after Thanksgiving Library Closed for Day after Thanksgiving
The library will be closed the Day after Thanksgiving.

Saturday, November 25

North Jersey Sewing Circle: Holiday Gift Workshop - Bowl Cozies for the Microwave 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
North Jersey Sewing Circle: Holiday Gift Workshop - Bowl Cozies for the Microwave
Registration for the workshop has been closed because we have reached the maximum number of registrations for the event.  Read more...

Sunday, November 26

Affordable Care Act help 1:15 PM - 4:15 PM
Affordable Care Act help
A Certified Affordable Care Act Application Counselor will be at the library to provide no cost, in person information and enrollment assistance. He will explain the new options for comprehensive, affordable health coverage and will help people enroll in affordable health insurance through the Health Insurance Marketplace or New Jersey Family Care/Medicaid.

Monday, November 27

Morris County Sheriff's Office K-9 Unit Demonstration 6:00 PM
Morris County Sheriff's Office K-9 Unit Demonstration
Join us for a presentation by Captain Bruce Dunn of the Morris County Sheriff’s Office. He and his canine colleague will demonstrate how police dog units help keep our community safe by solving crimes, sniffing for illegal substances and assisting in search and rescues. Located in our lower level meeting room. Please note this program begins at 6:00 pm.  Read more...

Evening Yoga with Munah Hayes 6:00 PM
Evening Yoga with Munah Hayes
Evening yoga at the library! Patrons will have the chance to experience the Krishnamacharya tradition of Hatha Yoga. Program held in the gallery.  Read more...

Tuesday, November 28

Friends Book Sale 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Friends Book Sale
The book sale offers a large selection of paperback and hardcover books. All proceeds benefit the library.

Wednesday, November 29

Navigating the Holidays While Grieving 7:00 PM
Navigating the Holidays While Grieving
Presented by Jesse Bassett from the Morristown not-for-profit Good Grief. When grieving the death of someone important in your life, the holidays can be a particularly difficult time from an emotional and practical perspective.  Read more...

Thursday, November 30

Just Out of the Box…Office Movie Series at 2 & 7 PM <em>The Glass Castle</em> 2:00 PM
Just Out of the Box…Office Movie Series at 2 & 7 PM The Glass Castle
2017, 127 minutes, PG-13

Brie Larson, Woody Harrelson, Naomi Watts

An all-star cast shines in this inspiring film based on THE NEW YORK TIMES best-selling memoir. Jeannette (Oscar® winner Brie Larson) had a poor but wildly adventurous childhood, raised by her free-spirited father (Oscar® nominee Woody Harrelson) and her mother (Oscar® nominee Naomi Watts), an eccentric artist. But when her father's behavior become erratic, Jeannette must find the courage to live on her own terms in this uplifting story of unconditional love.  Read more...

Friday, December 01

Morning Yoga with Munah Hayes 9:30 AM
Morning Yoga with Munah Hayes
Yoga in the morning at the library! Patrons will have the chance to experience the Krishnamacharya tradition of Hatha Yoga. Program held in the gallery.  Read more...

A Holiday Concert with Notables Singers 7:00 PM
A Holiday Concert with Notables Singers
Notables Singers is a dynamic combination of 15 to 20 women of all ages, occupations, and backgrounds who have formed a special bond because they share an interest in music and performance. Join us for a free concert featuring Broadway, Jazz, Pop & Holiday favorites!  Read more...

Saturday, December 02

Saturday Book Sale 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Saturday Book Sale
The Friends of the Library book sale offers a large selection of paperback and hardcover books. All proceeds benefit the library.

The first and third Saturdays of the month (except July & August and Holidays) and every Tuesday.

Monday, December 04

Evening Yoga with Munah Hayes 6:00 PM
Evening Yoga with Munah Hayes
Evening yoga at the library! Patrons will have the chance to experience the Krishnamacharya tradition of Hatha Yoga. Program held in the gallery.  Read more...

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NEWS

November Holiday Hours

November Holiday Hours
The library will close early November 22nd, at 3PM. The library will be closed November 23rd and 24th. We wish you all a Happy Thanksgiving!

The Rotary Club of Morristown and John Bickford Foundation Provide the Library with a Technological Boost

The Rotary Club of Morristown and John Bickford Foundation Provide the Library with a Technological Boost
The Morristown & Morris Township Library was the recipient of two grant awards from the Morristown Rotary Club and the John Bickford Foundation for the purchase of laptops in the Library’s Technology Training Lab. Each $4,000 grant enabled the Library to update all of the laptops in the lab, which are used for public computer classes the Library offers throughout the year as well as for other purposes. The Rotary Club provides grants and sponsorships to organizations in order to better serve the community, while the John Bickford Foundation has a long history of supporting institutions in Morristown.  Read more...
 

New Graphic Novel Collection

New Graphic Novel Collection
We've collected all our adult Graphic Novels in one place, for more easy browsing! Visit our small but growing collection on the second floor, at the end of our Fiction Collection.

Thomas Nast Exhibit

Thomas Nast Exhibit
Be sure to visit the Library's exciting new exhibit, "More Than Politics: The Pen and Pictures of Thomas Nast". The exhibit will be on display in the Kirby Gallery from November 1 to January 31.

The artist lived a short walk from the library, at the corner of Miller Road and Macculloch Avenue. Images of his family, home and and local influences are explored, and selected examples showing the breadth of his work including children's illustrations, historical images, political cartoons, and his iconic drawings of Santa Claus are displayed in the exhibit. Nast's artwork has left a legacy to future generations that includes many iconic symbols that have become part of the American lexicon.

Join us on Sunday, December 10 for a free walking tour: An Afternoon with Thomas Nast! See details here.  Read more...
 

Volunteers Needed for Saturday Book Sales

Volunteers Needed for Saturday Book Sales
The Friends of the Library are actively seeking new volunteers to help out with bi-monthly sales of used books beginning September 16. Volunteers are needed for both morning (9:45 to 12:00) and afternoon (12:00 to 2:15) sessions. Other Saturday fall dates are October 7 and 21, November 4 and 18, and December 2 and 16. We would welcome your participation in this worthwhile endeavor, all proceeds benefiting the Morristown & Morris Township Library.

For more information or to sign up, please contact us at: morristownlib.booksale@gmail.com

Free Assistive Technology Classes Available at the Library

Free Assistive Technology Classes Available at the Library
If you are 55 or older with a vision change, free assistive technology classes are now available to you in the library. This program is provided by The New Jersey Commission for the Blind and Visually Impaired (CBVI) as part of the Library Equal Access Program (LEAP) for New Jersey residents 55 and older who have experienced a change in vision. The Commission supports FREE iPad and computer training classes through Advancing Opportunities, which will take place this September through December, at eight public libraries around the state, including the Morristown & Morris Township Library.  Read more...
 

Wireless Printing Now Available

Wireless Printing Now Available
The library is happy to announce that we now provide wireless printing for our patrons. You can print from a computer, laptop, or mobile device. There are three easy options available.  Read more...
 

3M Cloud Library is Now Cloud Library

3M Cloud Library is Now Cloud Library
The 3M Cloud Library is now simply called Cloud Library. This service provides downloadable audio and eBooks. Download the appropriate app and get started. Once you have the app downloaded you can browse for books and read or listen to them on your device. And it's all free.

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