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Sunday, November 02

A Musical Salute to Molly Picon, Star of the Yiddish Theatre 2:00 PM
A Musical Salute to Molly Picon, Star of the Yiddish Theatre
In this program Dr. Diane Cypkin tells — through English narration — the life story of this exciting First Lady of the Yiddish Stage through the countless songs she sang and often wrote during her many, many years on the Yiddish stage.  Read more...

Thursday, November 06

Life on Altamont Court in Morristown 7:00 PM
Life on Altamont Court in Morristown
Featuring Trent Pines, author of Life on Altamont Court: Finding the Extraordinary in the Ordinary. Trent Pines’ book is dedicated to the memories and life-changing events that took place during his stay on Altamont Court here in Morristown. The people, the traditions, the holidays and the celebrations of life and love are all captured within the pages of Life on Altamont Court: Finding the Extraordinary in the Ordinary.  Read more...

Friday, November 07

Aged, Distilled, and Full of Spirit: An Evening with Whiskey: An 7:00 PM
Aged, Distilled, and Full of Spirit: An Evening with Whiskey: An "After Hours" Event
Local author and nationally-recognized ‘cocktail whisperer’ Warren Bobrow will be at the library at this special after-hours benefit program to celebrate the release of his new book Whiskey Cocktails: Rediscovered Classics and Contemporary Craft Drinks Using the World's Most Popular Spirit, published through Fair Winds Press. The Library is hosting a ticket-only event for those who love exploring this libation made famous from Tennessee to Ireland.  Read more...

Tuesday, November 11

The Moving Image of Rock: 30th Anniversary Screening of This is Spinal Tap 7:00 PM
The Moving Image of Rock: 30th Anniversary Screening of This is Spinal Tap
As part of an occasional movie series entitled “The Moving Image of Rock” (showing acclaimed Rock ‘n’ Roll documentaries, dramatic movies and general motion pictures about Rock topics), the Morristown & Morris Township Library is providing a screening of This is Spinal Tap (1984) rated R, 82 minutes.  Read more...

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NEWS

Recent Gift Reflects Early Morristown History

Recent Gift Reflects Early Morristown History
The watercolor painting on the left is a recent gift to our library. It illustrates the family home of Major Daniel Phoenix, who was a local merchant, property owner and civic leader in the late 18th and early 19th centuries in Morristown. The house stood on the current site of the old Y.M.C.A building, which is now a commercial space known as the Courthouse Plaza. The building is located across from the Morris County Courthouse at 60 Washington Street in Morristown.  Read more...
 

Exhibit: Pawn Stars, Fake Money and Chancy Die Rolls: The History of Classic Board Games

Exhibit: Pawn Stars, Fake Money and Chancy Die Rolls: The History of Classic Board Games
The library is putting together an exhibit on the history of some of the most classic board games from Monopoly to Risk. The exhibit will be on display in the second floor, F.M. Kirby Gallery from September 26 through December 1. It will feature various types of board games, examining games of strategy, ones geared toward children, ‘home games’ of TV game shows, ones involving money and even the appearance of popular culture in board games.  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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