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Library Calendar of Events

Adult Events for August 2019


Thursday, August 01

Library Stamp Club
10:00 AM
Library Stamp Club
phi·lat·e·ly: noun

The study of stamps and postal history and other related items. It also refers to the collection, appreciation and research activities of stamps and other philatelic products.


Does this sound like your cup of tea? Join like-minded folks the first Thursday of August & September, at 10:00AM in the downstairs Meeting Room.  Read more...

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Thursday, August 01

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, August 02

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, August 05

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, August 06

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, August 07

Mindful Meditation
9:00 AM
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, August 07

The Seekers: A Spirituality Book Group
7:00 PM
The Seekers: A Spirituality Book Group
This month's book is The Soul of Nature by Michael Tobias. 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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Friday, August 09

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, August 12

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, August 13

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, August 14

Mindful Meditation
9:00 AM
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, August 14

LatinX ConeXiones Film Series: Rubén Blades Is Not My Name (Panama, 2018; Not Rated)
7:00 PM
LatinX ConeXiones Film Series: Rubén Blades Is Not My Name (Panama, 2018; Not Rated)
The library is pleased to participate in LatinX ConeXiones, an exploration of the arts and culture of Latinx artists and communities in Morris County presented by the Arts & Culture Collaborative. Events will include dance, fine arts & crafts, food, history, installations, literature, music, poetry, theater and other creative disciplines. As part of this collaboration and our celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, the library will feature three films from Latin America. This month’s feature: Rubén Blades Is Not My Name from Panama, a portrait of one of Latin America's most important singer/songwriters. For more than half a decade, his songs have seeped into the collective consciousness, and soul, of Latin America. This film explores Rubén's story, his legacy, and how he deals with being the man and legend he is.  Read more...

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Thursday, August 15

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, August 16

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, August 19

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, August 20

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 20

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 The Book of Unknown Americans by Cristina Henríquez.  Read more...

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Wednesday, August 21

Mindful Meditation
9:00 AM
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, August 21

Woodstock Anniversary Film Marathon
9:30 AM
Woodstock Anniversary Film Marathon
How has it been 50 years?!?! Celebrate the cultural phenomenon that is and was “Woodstock” with us as we present an all-day movie marathon in the Library’s Meeting Room. We’ll have back-to-back viewings of Woodstock-themed films:

9:30 AM: "Woodstock" 40th anniversary director's cut of the original documentary from 1970.

1:00 PM: "A Walk on the Moon" (1999) Acclaimed film starring Diane Lane & Viggo Mortensen.

3:00 PM: "Woodstock: Three Days That Defined a Generation" New 2019 PBS "American Experience" documentary.

4:30 - 7:00 PM: Performance selections from "Woodstock" documentary bonus features.

7:00 PM: "Taking Woodstock" (2009) Film from popular award-winning director Ang Lee.

Beat the August heat for a little while or all day long with light refreshments and movies-no mud involved!

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Friday, August 23

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, August 26

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, August 27

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

Wednesday, August 28

Mindful Meditation
9:00 AM
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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Friday, August 30

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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