Morristown & Morris Township Library NEWS Morristown & Morris Township Library NEWS RSS Feed Wed, 22 Feb 2017 19:58:14 GMT Library Closed Thursday, Feb. 9, Due to Snow The library will be closed Thursday, February 9 because of snow. Wed, 08 Feb 2017 05:00:00 GMT Speaking from Spirit Mediumship Program Canceled Due to illness the Mediumship program scheduled for Thursday, Janury 26 has been canceled. We hope to reschedule it again sometime in the spring. We apologize for any inconvenience. Tue, 24 Jan 2017 05:00:00 GMT Exhibit: Photo Doodle: The Art of Cara Parmigiani (Jan. 16 - March 12) The library is hosting an exhibit of the artwork of Morristown artist Cara Parmigiani. The exhibit will be on display in the second floor, F.M. Kirby Gallery from January 16 through March 12. <a href="">An artist talk and reception for the exhibit will take place in the Gallery on Sunday, February 12, 2017 beginning at 2 PM.</a> The program and exhibition are sponsored by the Friends of the Morristown & Morris Township Library.<p>Cara Parmigiani&rsquo;s work largely is composed of mixed-medium graphic art and photography.&nbsp; Her graphic arts are a distinctive combination of comic foregrounds on photographic backgrounds, while her mixed medium artwork transforms the ordinary into surreal. She has exhibited graphic arts throughout New Jersey, and has published two graphic novels, <em>Death Defying</em>, and <em>Egyptologist at Law: the Search for the Modern Mummy</em>. She also creates short films. You can find more of her creations online at <a href="" target="_blank">Near Enemy Creative.</a></p> <p>Cara is a self-taught graphic artist born and raised in Morristown, who specializes in combining <img alt="Sailboat: Sample of I Believe in Sailboats " src="/userfiles/image/photo%20doodle%20exhibit%20sail%20boats.jpg" style="border-style:solid; border-width:0px; float:right; height:117px; margin:5px; width:150px" title="Sailboat: Sample of I Believe in Sailboats " />photography and comic art to blur the boundaries between real and surreal. She is also the Creative Director and Founder, of <a href="" target="_blank">Near Enemy Creative LLC</a>, which creates a legal comedy web series with over twenty webisodes on YouTube for children and adults called &ldquo;Pony &amp; Pony: Ponies at Law&rdquo;.&nbsp; <a href="" target="_blank">Near Enemy</a> also develops scripts, direction, acting, puppeteering, and production of films, and designs graphic arts including media packages, web comics, and exhibits.</p> Wed, 04 Jan 2017 05:00:00 GMT Library Closing at 3 PM on Dec. 31 and Closed on Jan. 1 and Jan. 2 The library will be closing at 3 PM on New Year's Eve, Saturday, Dec. 31 and will be closed on Sunday, January 1 and Monday, January 2. We wish everyone a happy and healthy New Year. Wed, 28 Dec 2016 05:00:00 GMT Library Closed on Saturday, Dec. 24, Sunday, Dec. 25, and Monday, Dec. 26 The library will be closed on Dec. 24, 25, and 26th for the Christmas Holiday. We will reopen with regular hours on Tuesday, December 27. Have a happy holiday. Thu, 22 Dec 2016 05:00:00 GMT