Morristown & Morris Township Library NEWS http://www.jfpl.org Morristown & Morris Township Library NEWS RSS Feed Thu, 21 Sep 2017 16:07:29 GMT Volunteers Needed for Saturday Book Sales http://www.jfpl.org/polNews.cfm?doc_id=46136 The Friends of the Library are actively seeking new volunteers to help out with bi-monthly sales of used books beginning September 16. Volunteers are needed for both morning (9:45 to 12:00) and afternoon (12:00 to 2:15) sessions. Other Saturday fall dates are October 7 and 21, November 4 and 18, and December 2 and 16. We would welcome your participation in this worthwhile endeavor, all proceeds benefiting the <em>Morristown & Morris Township Library.</em><p> For more information or to sign up, please contact us at: <a href="mailto:morristownlib.booksale@gmail.com?subject=Volunteer%20Opportunity">morristownlib.booksale@gmail.com</a> Thu, 07 Sep 2017 04:00:00 GMT http://www.jfpl.org/polNews.cfm?doc_id=46136 Library Closed for Labor Day Weekend http://www.jfpl.org/polNews.cfm?doc_id=46134 The library will be closed September 2, 3, & 4 (Saturday, Sunday, and Monday) for the Labor Day Weekend. <p> <p> Enjoy the weekend! Fri, 01 Sep 2017 04:00:00 GMT http://www.jfpl.org/polNews.cfm?doc_id=46134 Morris Township: Hurricane Harvey Help http://www.jfpl.org/polNews.cfm?doc_id=46135 <p>From the <a href="http://www.morristwp.com/civicalerts.aspx?AID=546">Township of Morris website</a>: "It feels like yesterday that NJ was affected by Hurricanes Sandy and Irene and we remember all too well what it was like to be without the basic necessities." In order to aid the victims of Hurricane Harvey in Texas, officials in Morris Township are combining their efforts and accepting specific items for donation. </p> <p>For the list of items they are accepting and drop off locations, please <a href="http://www.morristwp.com/civicalerts.aspx?AID=546">refer to their website here</a>.</p> Thu, 31 Aug 2017 04:00:00 GMT http://www.jfpl.org/polNews.cfm?doc_id=46135 Recommended Reading Lists http://www.jfpl.org/polNews.cfm?doc_id=46133 Our Reader's Advisors and Book Lovers Circle are always putting together recommended reading lists, but did you know you can pick them up from the Reader's Advisors desk or find them online? Our <a href="http://www.jfpl.org/ReadingLists.cfm?DocType_Code=READINGLIST&Keyword_Desc=Book%20Lovers%20Circle%202017-8%20August&StartRow=1">August Reading List</a> just went up, and you can also <a href="http://www.jfpl.org/ReadingLists.cfm">browse past months' lists here</a>. Thu, 24 Aug 2017 04:00:00 GMT http://www.jfpl.org/polNews.cfm?doc_id=46133 Exhibit: Photographs of France http://www.jfpl.org/polNews.cfm?doc_id=45109 Local photographer Mr. Jim DelGiudice has traveled widely in France photographing the unique architecture, natural beauty, and spontaneous moments celebrating that country’s history and daily life. Join us to view these gorgeous photos in our upstairs gallery from <strong>August 18 - October 13</strong>. A special reception with the photographer will be held on <strong>Tuesday, October 10</strong> from 7:00-8:30 PM in the F. M. Kirby gallery. Fri, 18 Aug 2017 04:00:00 GMT http://www.jfpl.org/polNews.cfm?doc_id=45109