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Library Calendar of Events

Adult Events for February 2019


Friday, February 01

Morning Yoga with Munah Hayes
9:30 AM
Morning Yoga with Munah Hayes
Yoga in the morning at the library! Patrons will have the chance to experience the Krishnamacharya tradition of Hatha Yoga. Program held in the second floor Gallery.  Read more...

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Saturday, February 02

Saturday Book Sale
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Saturday Book Sale
The Friends of the Library book sale offers a large selection of paperback and hardcover books. All proceeds benefit the library.

The first and third Saturdays of the month (except July & August and Holidays) and every Tuesday.

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Monday, February 04

Evening Yoga with Munah Hayes
6:00 PM
Evening Yoga with Munah Hayes
Evening yoga at the library! Patrons will have the chance to experience the Krishnamacharya tradition of Hatha Yoga. Program held in the second floor Gallery.  Read more...

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Monday, February 04

Coloring Book Club
7:00 PM
Coloring Book Club
We love to color! Thousands of adults are picking up their pencils, pens and markers every day in pursuit of relaxation, stress relief and creative fulfillment. Join us on the first Monday of the month at 7pm for a group coloring session with coloring sheets and colored pencils provided by the library. Attendees are also encouraged to bring their own projects and coloring tools. Refreshments will be served and friendly chatting will happen!. We have a monthly door prize drawing of a coloring book! We are now partnering with Color A Smile to collect drawings for their charity at our meetings. Hope to see you at the next meeting of our Coloring Book Club. Relaxation & fun guaranteed!

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Tuesday, February 05

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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Wednesday, February 06

Mindful Meditation
7:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Mindful Meditation
Want to reduce stress & anxiety? Improve your mental clarity? Join us for weekly mindful meditation. All are welcome, no previous meditation practice is required. Meetings will be led by Morristown High School meditation instructor.



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Wednesday, February 06

The Seekers: A Spirituality Book Group
7:00 PM
The Seekers: A Spirituality Book Group
This month's book is Becoming Supernatural by Joe Dispenza. The Seekers is not centered on religion, but on what spirituality and wellness mean to you. This group meets the first Wednesday of each month and discusses a different book on the topics of mind-body connection and spirituality.

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Thursday, February 07

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...

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Friday, February 08

Morning Yoga with Munah Hayes
9:30 AM
Morning Yoga with Munah Hayes
Yoga in the morning at the library! Patrons will have the chance to experience the Krishnamacharya tradition of Hatha Yoga. Program held in the second floor Gallery.  Read more...

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Monday, February 11

Evening Yoga with Munah Hayes
6:00 PM
Evening Yoga with Munah Hayes
Evening yoga at the library! Patrons will have the chance to experience the Krishnamacharya tradition of Hatha Yoga. Program held in the second floor Gallery.  Read more...

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Tuesday, February 12

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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Wednesday, February 13

Mindful Meditation
7:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Mindful Meditation
Want to reduce stress & anxiety? Improve your mental clarity? Join us for weekly mindful meditation. All are welcome, no previous meditation practice is required. Meetings will be led by Morristown High School meditation instructor.



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Wednesday, February 13

Foreign Cinema Series: <em>I Am Not A Witch</em>
7:00 PM
Foreign Cinema Series: I Am Not A Witch
The library is pleased to announce the first movie in our 3rd Annual “Foreign Cinema Series,” featuring eight entertaining and thought-provoking foreign films from Europe, Latin America, Asia, Africa, and the Middle East. Tonight's feature: I Am Not a Witch, a 2018 debut film Zambian-born, Welsh-raised director and writer Rungano Nyoni, who won a BAFTA award for Outstanding Debut, along with many other nominations and awards. In this fable-like story, 8-year old girl Shula is accused of witchcraft. After a short trial she is found guilty, taken into state custody and exiled to a witch camp. At the camp she takes part in an initiation ceremony where she is shown the rules surrounding her new life as a witch. Like the other residents, Shula is tied to a ribbon which is attached to a coil that perches on a large truck. She is told that should she ever cut the ribbon, she'll be cursed and transformed into a goat.  Read more...

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Thursday, February 14

By the Book : A Morning Book Club
10:00 AM
By the Book : A Morning Book Club
Saints for All Occasions by J. Courtney Sullivan

Nora and Theresa Flynn leave their village in Ireland and journey to Boston. Their lives go in opposite directions and they become estranged. Fifty years later they are brought together to confront the choices they made.

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Thursday, February 14

Toolin' Through Art
2:00 PM
Toolin' Through Art
Many masterpieces of world art contain depictions of hand tools and everyday household artifacts. “Toolin' Through Art” explores images of a number of famous artworks, focusing in on tools and objects that seem strange to us, but which were common and ubiquitous when the artworks were completed. Pictures of objects from the Museum’s collection are juxtaposed with the art slides to show the similarities. Background on the artists, the art and the artifacts is included.  Read more...

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Thursday, February 14

Screwball! -- <em>Easy Living</em>
6:45 PM
Screwball! -- Easy Living
Starting in the 1930s, zany romantic comedies were classified as “Screwballs”. Tonight's feature is Easy Living: Life gets awfully complicated for a poor secretary after she accidentally becomes owner of an expensive fur coat discarded by an enraged millionaire.

Starring Jean Arthur & Ray Milland, directed by Michael Leisen.  Read more...

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Friday, February 15

Morning Yoga with Munah Hayes
9:30 AM
Morning Yoga with Munah Hayes
Yoga in the morning at the library! Patrons will have the chance to experience the Krishnamacharya tradition of Hatha Yoga. Program held in the second floor Gallery.  Read more...

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Saturday, February 16

Saturday Book Sale
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Saturday Book Sale
The Friends of the Library book sale offers a large selection of paperback and hardcover books. All proceeds benefit the library.

The first and third Saturdays of the month (except July & August and Holidays) and every Tuesday.

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Monday, February 18

Evening Yoga with Munah Hayes
6:00 PM
Evening Yoga with Munah Hayes
Evening yoga at the library! Patrons will have the chance to experience the Krishnamacharya tradition of Hatha Yoga. Program held in the second floor Gallery.  Read more...

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Tuesday, February 19

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, February 19

Let's Spend the Night Together: An Evening Book Club
7:00 PM
Let's Spend the Night Together: An Evening Book Club
We will be discussing the book Behold the Dreamers by Imbolo Mbue.

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Wednesday, February 20

Mindful Meditation
7:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Mindful Meditation
Want to reduce stress & anxiety? Improve your mental clarity? Join us for weekly mindful meditation. All are welcome, no previous meditation practice is required. Meetings will be led by Morristown High School meditation instructor.



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Thursday, February 21

Screwball! -- <em>Twentieth Century</em>
6:45 PM
Screwball! -- Twentieth Century
Starting in the 1930s, zany romantic comedies were classified as “Screwballs”. Tonight's feature is Twentieth Century: A flamboyant Broadway impresario who has fallen on hard times tries to get his former lover, now a Hollywood diva, to return and resurrect his failing career.

Starring Carole Lombard & John Barrymore, directed by Howard Hawks.  Read more...

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Thursday, February 21

Chess Club
7:00 PM
Chess Club
Join us for chess on the third Thursday of every month. The group will meet from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. upstairs in the F.M. Kirby Gallery. We will enjoy friendly, non-competitive, short games of chess between players of all skill levels. Basic knowledge of the game's rules is required. Improve your game, make new friends and enjoy playing chess! Players of all ages are welcome to play as long as they know the rules. Please bring your own chess board, pieces, and time clock. Games will be between 20-30 minutes as agreed upon between players.

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Friday, February 22

Morning Yoga with Munah Hayes
9:30 AM
Morning Yoga with Munah Hayes
Yoga in the morning at the library! Patrons will have the chance to experience the Krishnamacharya tradition of Hatha Yoga. Program held in the second floor Gallery.  Read more...

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Saturday, February 23

North Jersey Sewing Circle Presents: Show & Tell Roundtable Discussion
10:00 AM
North Jersey Sewing Circle Presents: Show & Tell Roundtable Discussion
Do you have a sewing issue you’re struggling with or a great technique you’d like to share? Join fellow sewing enthusiasts for a roundtable discussion.  Read more...

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Sunday, February 24

Movie Awards Mania: A Special 'After Hours' Event
7:00 PM
Movie Awards Mania: A Special 'After Hours' Event
Join us to watch and celebrate the Oscars with trivia, prizes, bingo, and more! There will be popcorn, and a cash bar.

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Monday, February 25

Evening Yoga with Munah Hayes
6:00 PM
Evening Yoga with Munah Hayes
Evening yoga at the library! Patrons will have the chance to experience the Krishnamacharya tradition of Hatha Yoga. Program held in the second floor Gallery.  Read more...

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Monday, February 25

In the Schools Part 3
7:00 PM
In the Schools Part 3
Curious about what happens in the local public high school? Come watch and listen as both students and teachers from Morristown High School present current student projects and programs that help prepare tomorrow’s leaders today. Hear about the Humanities Academy and offer feedback as Morristown High School Humanities Academy students make proposals for their final graduation projects. After pitching their ideas, they will elicit commentary, questions and suggestions from the audience.

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Tuesday, February 26

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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Wednesday, February 27

Just Out of the Box…Office Movie Series at 2 & 7 PM <em>A Star is Born</em>
2:00 PM
Just Out of the Box…Office Movie Series at 2 & 7 PM A Star is Born
Lady Gaga, Bradley Cooper, Sam Elliott

2018, Rated R, 134 minutes

"Seasoned musician Jackson Maine (Bradley Cooper) discovers—and falls in love with—struggling artist Ally (Lady Gaga). She has just about given up on her dream to make it big as a singer… until Jack coaxes her into the spotlight. But even as Ally’s career takes off, the personal side of their relationship is breaking down, as Jack fights an ongoing battle with his own internal demons."

In our Just Out of the Box Office series we show a recently released movie each month. Light refreshments will be served.  Read more...

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Wednesday, February 27

Just Out of the Box…Office Movie Series at 2 & 7 PM <em>A Star is Born</em>
7:00 PM
Just Out of the Box…Office Movie Series at 2 & 7 PM A Star is Born
Lady Gaga, Bradley Cooper, Sam Elliott

2018, Rated R, 134 minutes

"Seasoned musician Jackson Maine (Bradley Cooper) discovers—and falls in love with—struggling artist Ally (Lady Gaga). She has just about given up on her dream to make it big as a singer… until Jack coaxes her into the spotlight. But even as Ally’s career takes off, the personal side of their relationship is breaking down, as Jack fights an ongoing battle with his own internal demons."

In our Just Out of the Box Office series we show a recently released movie each month. Light refreshments will be served.  Read more...

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Wednesday, February 27

Mindful Meditation
7:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Mindful Meditation
Want to reduce stress & anxiety? Improve your mental clarity? Join us for weekly mindful meditation. All are welcome, no previous meditation practice is required. Meetings will be led by Morristown High School meditation instructor.



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Thursday, February 28

Screwball! -- <em>Bringing Up Baby</em>
6:45 PM
Screwball! -- Bringing Up Baby
Starting in the 1930s, zany romantic comedies were classified as “Screwballs”. Tonight's feature is Bringing Up Baby: While trying to secure a $1 million gift for his museum, a befuddled scientist is pursued by a flighty & often irritating heiress and her pet leopard, Baby.

Starring Katherine Hepburn & Cary Grant, directed by Howard Hawks  Read more...

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Thursday, March 07

Screwball! -- <em>Ball of Fire</em>
6:45 PM
Screwball! -- Ball of Fire
Starting in the 1930s, zany romantic comedies were classified as “Screwballs”. Tonight's feature is Ball of Fire: A group of professors working on an encyclopedia encounter a mouthy nightclub singer, who is wanted by the police to help bring down her mob boss boyfriend.

Starring Barbara Stanwyck & Gary Cooper, directed by Howard Hawks.  Read more...

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