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Library Calendar of Events

All Events for August 2013


Saturday, August 01

Family Craft Story Time
11:00 AM
Family Craft Story Time
Join us for stories and crafts for the whole family. Listen to some stories and make a craft to take home. All supplies provided. Sponsored by The Friends of the Library. For ages 3-8.

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Monday, August 03

Pajama Story Time
7:00 PM
Pajama Story Time
Come listen to bedtime stories at the library. Pajamas are optional but be sure to stay for the milk and cookies. For ages 4-8. Sponsored by The Friends of the Library.

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Tuesday, August 04

Preschool Story Craft Time
10:00 AM
Preschool Story Craft Time
Come and listen to some stories and make a craft to take home. For ages 2-5. All supplies provided. Sponsored by The Friends of the Library.

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Tuesday, August 04

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.

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Tuesday, August 04

The Woman's Club of Morristown Book Club
10:30 AM
The Woman's Club of Morristown Book Club
The Woman’s Club of Morristown is hosting their book club in the library this summer and all are welcome! The club is a member of the New Jersey State Federation of Woman’s Clubs and General Federation of Woman’s Clubs. Today's book will be The Husband's Secret by Liane Moriarty.  Read more...

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Tuesday, August 04

2nd Grade Book Club
1:00 PM
2nd Grade Book Club
Read a new book each week. Then come meet and share your opinions about each of them with a group of your peers. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED!

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Tuesday, August 04

3rd and 4th Grade Book Club
2:00 PM
3rd and 4th Grade Book Club
Read a new book each week. Then come meet and share your opinions about each of them with a group of your peers. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED! Sponsored by The Friends of the Library.

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Tuesday, August 04

5th and 6th Grade Book Club
2:00 PM
5th and 6th Grade Book Club
Read a new book each week. Then come meet and share your opinions about each of them with a group of your peers. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED! Sponsored by The Friends of the Library.

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Wednesday, August 05

Grades K-2 Craft Story Time
10:00 AM
Grades K-2 Craft Story Time
Stop in every Wednesday morning from July 8th through August 12th and listen to some stories and make a craft to take home. For children in kindergarten through second grade. Sponsored by The Friends of the Library.

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Wednesday, August 05

Lunch with the Librarian
12:00 PM
Lunch with the Librarian
Join us for lunch and stories at Macculloch Hall. Maccculloch Hall is at 45 Macculloch Avenue and the gardens are in the rear. You bring your lunch and a blanket to sit on, we will bring the stories. For Ages 2-6. This program will run from August 5th to September 30th.

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Wednesday, August 05

3rd and 4th Grade Book Club
2:00 PM
3rd and 4th Grade Book Club
Read a new book each week. Then come meet and share your opinions about each of them with a group of your peers. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED! Sponsored by The Friends of the Library.

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Wednesday, August 05

2nd Grade Book Club
2:00 PM
2nd Grade Book Club
Read a new book each week. Then come meet and share your opinions about each of them with a group of your peers. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED! Sponsored by The Friends of the Library.

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Wednesday, August 05

SPARK: Creativity Camp Session #5
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
SPARK: Creativity Camp Session #5
Celebrate the end of the SPARK: Creativity Camp by creating art just to destroy it (into something even better).
Location : Gallery Room Upstairs

Teens Calendar

Thursday, August 06

3rd and 4th Grade Book Club
2:00 PM
3rd and 4th Grade Book Club
Read a new book each week. Then come meet and share your opinions about each of them with a group of your peers. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED! Sponsored by The Friends of the Library.

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Thursday, August 06

5th and 6th Grade Book Club
2:00 PM
5th and 6th Grade Book Club
Read a new book each week. Then come meet and share your opinions about each of them with a group of your peers. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED! Sponsored by The Friends of the Library.

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Thursday, August 06

Craft Time for Grades 3-6
2:30 PM
Craft Time for Grades 3-6
Stretch your creativity this summer! Stop in and make a masterpiece to take home. All supplies will be provided. Sponsored by The Friends of the Library.

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Thursday, August 06

Iron Man 3 Movie
3:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Iron Man 3 Movie
When Tony Stark's world is torn apart by a formidable terrorist called the Mandarin, he starts an odyssey of rebuilding and retribution. We will complete our super hero costume accessories made out of duct tape at the final Thursday afternoon teen movie. Don't miss it!
Location : Meeting Room Downstairs

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Thursday, August 06

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...

Adult Calendar

Friday, August 07

Preschool Story Craft Time
10:00 AM
Preschool Story Craft Time
Come and listen to some stories and make a craft to take home. For ages 2-5. All supplies provided. Sponsored by The Friends of the Library.

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Friday, August 07

Friday Flicks: Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day
2:00 PM
Friday Flicks: Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day
Follow the exploits of Alexander as he experiences the most terrible and horrible day of his young life and wonders if bad things only happen to him. But he discovers he's not alone when his dad, mom and family live through their own terrible-and hilarious-day. Rated PG

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Saturday, August 08

Family Craft Story Time
11:00 AM
Family Craft Story Time
Join us for stories and crafts for the whole family. Listen to some stories and make a craft to take home. All supplies provided. Sponsored by The Friends of the Library. For ages 3-8.

Kids Calendar

Monday, August 10

Pajama Story Time
7:00 PM
Pajama Story Time
Come listen to bedtime stories at the library. Pajamas are optional but be sure to stay for the milk and cookies. For ages 4-8. Sponsored by The Friends of the Library.

Kids Calendar

Tuesday, August 11

Preschool Story Craft Time
10:00 AM
Preschool Story Craft Time
Come and listen to some stories and make a craft to take home. For ages 2-5. All supplies provided. Sponsored by The Friends of the Library.

Kids Calendar

Tuesday, August 11

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.

Adult Calendar

Tuesday, August 11

Library Amazing Race
2:00 PM
Library Amazing Race
Have you ever watched The Amazing Race and wished you could play? Come play Library Amazing Race and see if you can finish first. For Grades 3-6. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED in person or by phone at 973-538-6161. Sponsored by The Friends of the Library.

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Wednesday, August 12

Grades K-2 Craft Story Time
10:00 AM
Grades K-2 Craft Story Time
Stop in every Wednesday morning from July 8th through August 12th and listen to some stories and make a craft to take home. For children in kindergarten through second grade. Sponsored by The Friends of the Library.

Kids Calendar

Wednesday, August 12

Lunch with the Librarian
12:00 PM
Lunch with the Librarian
Join us for lunch and stories at Macculloch Hall. Maccculloch Hall is at 45 Macculloch Avenue and the gardens are in the rear. You bring your lunch and a blanket to sit on, we will bring the stories. For Ages 2-6. This program will run from August 5th to September 30th.

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Thursday, August 13

Chalk Art
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Chalk Art
Stop in between 2:00 and 4:00 to make a masterpiece using paper, chalk and your imagination! All supplies provided. Sponsored by The Friends of the Library.

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Friday, August 14

Preschool Story Craft Time
10:00 AM
Preschool Story Craft Time
Come and listen to some stories and make a craft to take home. For ages 2-5. All supplies provided. Sponsored by The Friends of the Library.

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Friday, August 14

Friday Flicks: The Penguins of Madagascar The Movie
2:00 PM
Friday Flicks: The Penguins of Madagascar The Movie
This movie proves global espionage is for the birds! Your favorite super-spies - Skipper, Kowalski, Rico and Private - join forces with the elite North Wind team to save the world. Rated PG

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Saturday, August 15

Family Craft Story Time
11:00 AM
Family Craft Story Time
Join us for stories and crafts for the whole family. Listen to some stories and make a craft to take home. All supplies provided. Sponsored by The Friends of the Library. For ages 3-8.

Kids Calendar

Tuesday, August 18

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.

Adult Calendar

Tuesday, August 18

Superhero Training for Ages 3-5
10:00 AM
Superhero Training for Ages 3-5
Do you have what it takes to be a superhero? Join us for games and activities to help you become a superhero. For Ages 3-5. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED in person or by phone at 973-538-6161. Sponsored by The Friends of the Library.

Kids Calendar

Wednesday, August 19

Lunch with the Librarian
12:00 PM
Lunch with the Librarian
Join us for lunch and stories at Macculloch Hall. Maccculloch Hall is at 45 Macculloch Avenue and the gardens are in the rear. You bring your lunch and a blanket to sit on, we will bring the stories. For Ages 2-6. This program will run from August 5th to September 30th.

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Wednesday, August 19

Superhero Training for Ages 6-9
2:00 PM
Superhero Training for Ages 6-9
Do you have what it takes to be a superhero? Join us for games and activities to help you become a superhero. For Ages 6-9. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED in person or by phone at 973-538-6161. Sponsored by The Friends of the Library.

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Thursday, August 20

Riddle Me This
2:00 PM
Riddle Me This
How are you at solving puzzles and riddles? Come test your skills as you race to find the answers. For Grades 3-6. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED in person or by phone at 973-538-6161. Sponsored by The Friends of the Library.

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Friday, August 21

Friday Flicks: Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb
2:00 PM
Friday Flicks: Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb
When the exhibits at New York's Natural History Museum start behaving strangely, Larry Daley,now the director of nighttime operations, must find out the cause. He learns that the Tablet, which magically brings Teddy Roosevelt,Jedediah and the other exhibits to life at night, has started to decay. Larry, along with his son and museum friends, must travel to London's British Museum to learn how to prevent the Tablet's magic from disappearing. Rated PG

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Tuesday, August 25

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.

Adult Calendar

Tuesday, August 25

Let's Spend the Night Together: An Evening Book Club
7:00 PM
Let's Spend the Night Together: An Evening Book Club
Please join us as we discuss Back When We Were Grownups by Anne Tyler. After recovering from the shock of becoming a widow in her mid-twenties, Rebecca "Beck" Davitch has spent several busy decades occupied with managing both her quirky clan of in-laws and their party-hosting business. Now, some thirty years later, after presiding over a disastrous family picnic, Rebecca is caught un-awares by the question of who she really is.

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Wednesday, August 26

Lunch with the Librarian
12:00 PM
Lunch with the Librarian
Join us for lunch and stories at Macculloch Hall. Maccculloch Hall is at 45 Macculloch Avenue and the gardens are in the rear. You bring your lunch and a blanket to sit on, we will bring the stories. For Ages 2-6. This program will run from August 5th to September 30th.

Kids Calendar

Wednesday, August 26

Superhero Movie
2:00 PM
Superhero Movie
You voted all summer. Now come and see which movie won the right to be the superhero movie of the summer. The winning movie, by more than a hundred votes is GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY (PG-13.

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Thursday, August 27

Keith Kenny's Big Red Suitcase Tour: A
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Keith Kenny's Big Red Suitcase Tour: A "Meet Me in Morristown" Event
Morris Arts and the Morristown Partnership are hosting their second annual “Meet Me in Morristown” on the last Thursdays of the months of May, June, July and August. The library is also taking part in this ‘get together on the street’ featuring artists, musicians and performers, by hosting a few musicians on its own front lawn (but in case of bad weather, we’ll move inside)! Bring a chair or a blanket and come and enjoy the music and stroll down South Street to see all that Meet Me in Morristown has to offer! Tonight it's Keith Kenny's Big Red Suitcase Tour.  Read more...

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