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EVENTS

Thursday, July 31

Sand, Screams and Swimming: Summer Cinema Film Series 12:00 PM
Sand, Screams and Swimming: Summer Cinema Film Series
Join us for the third film in our afternoon summer series, Sand, Screams and Swimming featuring a trio of movies that each differently answer the question: “What did I do on my summer vacation?” In Kings of Summer from 2013 (95 min. Rated R), three teenage friends, in the ultimate act of independence, decide to spend their summer building a house in the woods and living off the land. Starring Nick Robinson, Gabriel Basso and Moises Arias.  Read more...

Thursday, August 07

Book Lovers' Circle 7:00 PM
Book Lovers' Circle
Do you have a passion for reading and for books? Then come to our Book Lovers' Circle on the first Thursday of every month.  Read more...

Saturday, August 09

Children's Book Author Reading of <em>The Day I Made the Sky Smile</em> 11:00 AM
Children's Book Author Reading of The Day I Made the Sky Smile
Children’s author Lashone Murphy will do a reading from her children’s book: The Day I Made the Sky Smile as part of a special story time at the library. The book tells the story of Savannah, who is ‘almost 10’ and her quest to find where she fits in her family and the world. Although it’s a fictional tale, Savannah and her older brother Kenny are based on real siblings from the Neighborhood House, where Lashone works.  Read more...

Tuesday, August 26

Book Launch for <em>A Little Something Different</em> 7:00 PM
Book Launch for A Little Something Different
Please join us as we celebrate the official release of A Little Something Different by ‘our own’ librarian and author Sandy Hall! In the spring, our Young Adult Librarian, Sandy Hall, was tapped to publish her first book, A Little Something Different, about a girl named Lea and a guy named Gabe and how they just don’t seem to be able to connect romantically. The book is published through Swoon Reads, a new crowdsourced teen romance imprint of Macmillian Publishing.  Read more...

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NEWS

Morristown Festival of Books, Sept. 26 - 27

Morristown Festival of Books, Sept. 26 - 27
The festival will feature 21 authors in Morristown on the evening of Friday, September 26, and all day Saturday, September 27. Authors will speak and answer questions for one hour at one of several convenient Morristown locations. Book sales and signings, following author presentations, will occur at a tent on the grounds of the historic Vail Mansion. Click here to go to the Morristown Festival of Books website for detailed info and locations. The library will be hosting several events yet to be determined.

Literary Elements: An Adult Summer Reading Program

Literary Elements: An Adult Summer Reading Program
Why should kids have all the fun? Sign up for the library's Adult Summer Reading Program “Literary Elements” this year and you’ll get a gift just for joining! The only requirement is to read or listen to a book of any kind - that’s it! You can join in person at the Reference, Circulation or Readers Advisor desks or by calling Reference at 973-538-2592 or by filling out the online form found here. Enter to win lots of great prizes all summer long.  Read more...
 

Exhibit July 5 - Sept. 18: Joyce Kilmer, New Jersey Poet and Morristown Teacher

Exhibit July 5 - Sept. 18: Joyce Kilmer, New Jersey Poet and Morristown Teacher
In celebration of the 100th anniversary of poet/patriot Joyce Kilmer's famous poem, "Trees," the Joyce Kilmer Society of Mahwah and the library is presenting an exhibit about Joyce Kilmer, which will be on display in the library’s second level F.M. Kirby Gallery from July 5 - September 18.  Read more...
 

Tech Time: One on One

Tech Time: One on One
The library is pleased to introduce a new service to our patrons: one on one technology sessions. Do you need help with your tablet, Kindle, or cellphone? Perhaps you need assistance with the Internet, email or word processing. We are now offering thirty minute sessions designed to meet your specific needs and with one on one tutoring. Please call the Reference Desk at 973-538-2592 to schedule an appointment.

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