Morris & Morris Township Library Events http://www.jfpl.org Morris & Morris Township Library Events RSS Feed Thu, 18 Dec 2014 14:22:12 GMT A Christmas Story: Behind the Scenes of a Holiday Classic http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=23810 Author Caseen Gaines will be on hand to discuss the story of the making of the film A Christmas Story (which celebrated its 30th anniversary last year) and what happened afterwards. For the anniversary, Mr. Gaines published the book: A Christmas Story: Behind the Scenes of a Holiday Classic that includes rare and previously unreleased photographs and original interviews with cast and crew. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMT http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=23810 Affordable Care Act http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=24820 Individual help is available for understanding and signing up for coverage under the Affordable Care Act. Sat, 20 Dec 2014 14:30:00 GMT http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=24820 Affordable Care Act http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=24816 Individual help is available for understanding and signing up for coverage under the Affordable Care Act. Tue, 23 Dec 2014 21:00:00 GMT http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=24816 Library Closed Christmas Eve and Christmas Day http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=13389 The library will be closed Christmas Eve day and Christmas Day. Wed, 24 Dec 2014 05:00:00 GMT http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=13389 Library Closed Christmas Eve and Christmas Day http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=13390 The library will be closed Christmas Eve day and Christmas Day. Thu, 25 Dec 2014 05:00:00 GMT http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=13390 Affordable Care Act http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=24821 Individual help is available for understanding and signing up for coverage under the Affordable Care Act. Sat, 27 Dec 2014 14:30:00 GMT http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=24821 Affordable Care Act http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=24817 Individual help is available for understanding and signing up for coverage under the Affordable Care Act. Tue, 30 Dec 2014 21:00:00 GMT http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=24817 Library Closing Early for New Year's Eve http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=13391 The library will be closing at 3 PM today in celebration of New Year's Eve. Wed, 31 Dec 2014 05:00:00 GMT http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=13391 Library Closed for New Year's Day http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=13392 The library will be closed for New Year's Day. Thu, 01 Jan 2015 05:00:00 GMT http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=13392 Affordable Care Act http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=24828 Individual help is available for understanding and signing up for coverage under the Affordable Care Act. Tue, 06 Jan 2015 21:00:00 GMT http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=24828 The Seekers: A Spirituality Book Group http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=24834 Our new Spirituality Book Group called “The Seekers,” is not centered on religion, but on what spirituality and wellness means to you. The group will meet the first Wednesday of each month and review a different book on spirituality. Tonight's book will be Search Inside Yourself: The Unexpected Path to Achieving Success, Happiness (and World Peace) by Chade-Meng Tan. Thu, 08 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMT http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=24834 Director's Book Club http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=22809 Please join us as we discuss Still Life with Bread Crumbs by Anna Quindlen. Moving to a small country cabin, a once world-famous photographer bonds with a local man and begins to see the world around her in new, deeper dimensions. Thu, 08 Jan 2015 15:00:00 GMT http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=22809 Book Lovers' Circle http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=25960 Do you have a passion for reading and for books? Then come to our Book Lovers' Circle on the first Thursday of every month. (This month only it is on the second Thursday since the first Thursday was New Year's Day.) Fri, 09 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMT http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=25960 Affordable Care Act http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=24829 Individual help is available for understanding and signing up for coverage under the Affordable Care Act. Tue, 13 Jan 2015 21:00:00 GMT http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=24829 Affordable Care Act http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=24830 Individual help is available for understanding and signing up for coverage under the Affordable Care Act. Tue, 20 Jan 2015 21:00:00 GMT http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=24830 "Just Out of the Box…Office” New Release Movie Night http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=24838 Are you tired of the unpredictable movies downloadable on your smart TV, Blu-Ray or Roku box? Did you just miss a movie you had wanted to see in the theater but never got around to seeing? Would you rather see something for free rather than pay to stream the movie? Most importantly, would you like to enjoy a recent release together with other audience members? The library is offering a new series called “Just Out of the Box…Office” which will feature newly-released movies on DVD and Blu-Ray. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMT http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=24838 Affordable Care Act http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=24831 Individual help is available for understanding and signing up for coverage under the Affordable Care Act. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 21:00:00 GMT http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=24831 Talking to Children About Divorce http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=22795 Join us as Dr. Sheila Dancz talks about creating an atmosphere of security & continuity for children, how to appropriately plan “the talk” for your family, how to address a child’s concerns, and the importance of listening without reacting. The workshop is free and interested persons can register by calling the office of Sheila Dancz at (973) 993-9018. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMT http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=22795 Let's Spend the Night Together: An Evening Book Club http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=23808 Please join us for our evening book club as we discuss The Photograph by Penelope Lively. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMT http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=23808 Downton Abbey Support Group http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=25838 Please join us for the Library’s Downton Abbey Support Group (to support the show’s fans during the long breaks between new episodes.) There will be discussion of Season Five of the series, Downton News and more! Fri, 30 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMT http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=25838 Affordable Care Act http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=24832 Individual help is available for understanding and signing up for coverage under the Affordable Care Act. Tue, 03 Feb 2015 21:00:00 GMT http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=24832 Interested in Buying a Home? Preparing for Future Opportunities in Morristown: Free Workshop on Home Credit and Budgeting 101 http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=24840 Are you interested in buying or renting a home in Morristown? The goal of this presentation is to provide vital information to assist residents of Morristown in preparing for future home ownership or rental opportunities in their neighborhood! Tue, 03 Feb 2015 23:00:00 GMT http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=24840 The Seekers: A Spirituality Book Group http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=24835 Our new Spirituality Book Group called “The Seekers,” is not centered on religion, but on what spirituality and wellness means to you. The group will meet the first Wednesday of each month and review a different book on spirituality. Tonight's book will be Full Body Presence: Learning to Listen to Your Body's Wisdom by Suzanne Scurlock-Durana. Thu, 05 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMT http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=24835 Book Lovers' Circle http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=25961 Do you have a passion for reading and for books? Then come to our Book Lovers' Circle on the first Thursday of every month. Fri, 06 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMT http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=25961 Affordable Care Act http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=24833 Individual help is available for understanding and signing up for coverage under the Affordable Care Act. Tue, 10 Feb 2015 21:00:00 GMT http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=24833 "Navy Crazy" featuring Author and Historian Michael Rockland http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=22796 Navy Crazy is a different kind of war story. Michael Rockland writes of his experience as a young medical corpsman learning to survive on a locked psychiatric ward for Navy and Marine mental patients at the hospital on the U.S. Naval Base in Yokosuka, Japan from 1955-57. Thu, 12 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMT http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=22796 Director's Book Club http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=22810 Please join us as we discuss The Rosie Project by Graham Simsion. A socially awkward genetics professor who has never been on a second date sets out to find the perfect wife, but instead finds Rosie Jarman, a fiercely independent barmaid who is on a quest to find her biological father. Thu, 12 Feb 2015 15:00:00 GMT http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=22810 The Precedents of the President - How George Washington Created the Executive Blueprint for the United States Presidency http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=22797 Join Historian Rich Rosenthal as he shows how George Washington created the office of the Presidency. When George Washington was about to become the first President under the Constitution of the United States he said, “I walk on untrodden ground to shape America.” And he did! Sun, 22 Feb 2015 19:00:00 GMT http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=22797 "Just Out of the Box…Office” New Release Movie Night http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=24839 Are you tired of the unpredictable movies downloadable on your smart TV, Blu-Ray or Roku box? Did you just miss a movie you had wanted to see in the theater but never got around to seeing? Would you rather see something for free rather than pay to stream the movie? Most importantly, would you like to enjoy a recent release together with other audience members? The library is offering a new series called “Just Out of the Box…Office” which will feature newly-released movies on DVD and Blu-Ray. Wed, 25 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMT http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=24839 Let's Spend the Night Together: An Evening Book Club http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=24837 Please join us for our evening book club as we discuss Behind the Beautiful Forevers by Katherine Boo. Wed, 25 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMT http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=24837 Hosgeldiniz: Talking about Travel to Turkey http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=23807 Have you ever wanted to visit Istanbul, the Blue Mosque, Mount Nemrut or the ancient city of Ephesus? Would you like a guide to some of the cultural and historic wonders of Asia Minor? In this presentation, Stephen Brunskill - reference librarian at the Morristown & Morris Township Library and occasional European traveler - will present a photographic travelogue of his travels through Turkey, and will talk about his experiences while in this fascinating country. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMT http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=23807 The Seekers: A Spirituality Book Group http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=24836 Our new Spirituality Book Group called “The Seekers,” is not centered on religion, but on what spirituality and wellness means to you. The group will meet the first Wednesday of each month and review a different book on spirituality. Tonight's book will be Leap of Perception: The Transforming Power of Your Attention by Penney Peirce. Thu, 05 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=24836 Author Talk: The Pharm House, a Medical Thriller http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=22806 Author Bill Powers’ debut title, The Pharm House, shares a story involving the pharmaceutical industry and malpractice of epic proportions. Thu, 05 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=22806 Book Lovers' Circle http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=25962 Do you have a passion for reading and for books? Then come to our Book Lovers' Circle on the first Thursday of every month. Fri, 06 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=25962 Downton Abbey Support Group http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=25839 Please join us for the Library’s Downton Abbey Support Group (to support the show’s fans during the long breaks between new episodes.) There will be discussion of Season Five of the series, Downton News and more! Fri, 06 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=25839 Letting Go and Loving the Reward: Parenting Your Adult Children http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=22808 In this program we will explore parenting adult children from the wisdom of Jewish tradition’s teachings on the generations and their relationships. It will be an interactive opportunity to learn and share the journey with other seekers. The messages are universal and all are welcome. Featuring Rabbi Amy Joy Small. Tue, 10 Mar 2015 23:00:00 GMT http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=22808 Director's Book Club http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=22811 Please join us as we discuss Under the Wide and Starry Sky by Nancy Horan. From Nancy Horan, New York Times bestselling author of Loving Frank, comes her much-anticipated second novel, which tells the improbable love story of Scottish writer Robert Louis Stevenson and his tempestuous American wife, Fanny. Thu, 12 Mar 2015 14:00:00 GMT http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=22811 The Challenges of Writing Social Satire after Jane Austen http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=22807 Distinguished Professor, Dean of Drexel’s Pennoni Honors College and author Paula Marantz Cohen will discuss her books and the challenges of writing fiction with a strong knowledge of great literature as expected of a tenured professor of English. Thu, 12 Mar 2015 23:00:00 GMT http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=22807 Let's Spend the Night Together: An Evening Book Club http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=23809 Please join us for our evening book club as we discuss All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr. Tue, 24 Mar 2015 23:00:00 GMT http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=23809 Book Lovers' Circle http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=25963 Do you have a passion for reading and for books? Then come to our Book Lovers' Circle on the first Thursday of every month. Thu, 02 Apr 2015 23:00:00 GMT http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=25963 Director's Book Club http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=22812 Please join us as we discuss The Storied Life of A. J. Filry by Gabrielle Zevin. When his most prized possession, a rare collection of Poe poems, is stolen, bookstore owner A. J. Fikry begins isolating himself from his friends, family and associates before receiving a mysterious package that compels him to remake his life. Thu, 09 Apr 2015 14:00:00 GMT http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=22812 Gotcha: Snapshots That Made History http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=22798 In this lecture, New Jersey photojournalist Jim DelGiudice will look at photos that changed history by accident — why a snapshot of Abe Lincoln’s tousled hair, for example, helped gain him the presidency, but one of Gary Hart on a yacht lost it for him. Thu, 30 Apr 2015 23:00:00 GMT http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=22798 Book Lovers' Circle http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=25964 Do you have a passion for reading and for books? Then come to our Book Lovers' Circle on the first Thursday of every month. Thu, 07 May 2015 23:00:00 GMT http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=25964 Book Lovers' Circle http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=25965 Do you have a passion for reading and for books? Then come to our Book Lovers' Circle on the first Thursday of every month. Thu, 04 Jun 2015 23:00:00 GMT http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=25965 Book Lovers' Circle http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=25966 Do you have a passion for reading and for books? Then come to our Book Lovers' Circle on the first Thursday of every month. Thu, 02 Jul 2015 23:00:00 GMT http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=25966 Book Lovers' Circle http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=25967 Do you have a passion for reading and for books? Then come to our Book Lovers' Circle on the first Thursday of every month. Thu, 06 Aug 2015 23:00:00 GMT http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=25967 Book Lovers' Circle http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=25968 Do you have a passion for reading and for books? Then come to our Book Lovers' Circle on the first Thursday of every month. Thu, 03 Sep 2015 23:00:00 GMT http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=25968 Book Lovers' Circle http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=25969 Do you have a passion for reading and for books? Then come to our Book Lovers' Circle on the first Thursday of every month. Thu, 01 Oct 2015 23:00:00 GMT http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=25969 Book Lovers' Circle http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=25970 Do you have a passion for reading and for books? Then come to our Book Lovers' Circle on the first Thursday of every month. Fri, 06 Nov 2015 00:00:00 GMT http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=25970 Book Lovers' Circle http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=25971 Do you have a passion for reading and for books? Then come to our Book Lovers' Circle on the first Thursday of every month. Fri, 04 Dec 2015 00:00:00 GMT http://www.jfpl.org/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_id=25971