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Library Calendar of Events

All Events for August 2019


Thursday, August 01

Craft Story Time
10:00 AM
Craft Story Time
Come listen to some stories and make a craft to take home. For Ages 2-5. Program runs from July 9th to August 15th.

Computer Class

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...

Adult Calendar

Thursday, August 01

Craft Story Time
10:00 AM
Craft Story Time
Come listen to some stories and make a craft to take home. For Ages 2-5. All supplies provided

Kids Calendar

Thursday, August 01

Fifth and Sixth Grade Book Club
2:00 PM
Fifth and Sixth 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!

Kids Calendar

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...

Adult Calendar

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...

Adult Calendar

Saturday, August 03

Family Craft Story Time
11:00 AM
Family Craft Story Time
Come hear some stories then make a craft to take home. For Ages 3-8. Program runs from July 13th to August 17th.

Kids Calendar

Monday, August 05

Third and Fourth Grade Book Club
2:00 PM
Third and Fourth 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!

Kids Calendar

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...

Adult Calendar

Monday, August 05

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. Program runs from July 8th to August 12th.

Kids Calendar

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.

Adult Calendar

Tuesday, August 06

Craft Story Time
10:00 AM
Craft Story Time
Come listen to some stories and make a craft to take home. For Ages 2-5. Program runs from July 9th to August 15th.

Computer Class

Tuesday, August 06

Craft Story Time
10:00 AM
Craft Story Time
Come listen to some stories and make a craft to take home. For Ages 2-5. All supplies provided

Kids Calendar

Tuesday, August 06

Second Grade Book Club
1:00 PM
Second 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!

Kids Calendar

Tuesday, August 06

Fifth and Sixth Grade Book Club
2:00 PM
Fifth and Sixth 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!

Kids Calendar

Tuesday, August 06

Third and Fourth Grade Book Club
2:00 PM
Third and Fourth 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!

Kids Calendar

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.



Adult Calendar

Wednesday, August 07

Lunch with the Librarian
12:00 PM
Lunch with the Librarian
We will meet at 45 Macculloch Avenue in the museum's rear garden. Bring lunch, a blanket to sit on, and hear some stories. In case of rain, we will meet inside Macculloch Hall. For Ages 2-6. This program will run from July 10th through August 28th.

Kids Calendar

Wednesday, August 07

Third and Fourth Grade Book Club
2:00 PM
Third and Fourth 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!

Kids Calendar

Wednesday, August 07

Second Grade Book Club
2:00 PM
Second 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!

Kids Calendar

Wednesday, August 07

Bad Poetry Contest
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Bad Poetry Contest
Good poetry is overrated - join us as we try to write the worst rhymes and most melodramatic verses. A DIY magnetic poetry kit activity is included. For teens in grades 7 - 12. Registration required.

Teens Calendar

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.

Adult Calendar

Thursday, August 08

Craft Story Time
10:00 AM
Craft Story Time
Come listen to some stories and make a craft to take home. For Ages 2-5. Program runs from July 9th to August 15th.

Computer Class

Thursday, August 08

Craft Story Time
10:00 AM
Craft Story Time
Come listen to some stories and make a craft to take home. For Ages 2-5. All supplies provided

Kids Calendar

Thursday, August 08

Fifth and Sixth Grade Book Club
2:00 PM
Fifth and Sixth 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!

Kids Calendar

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...

Adult Calendar

Friday, August 09

Creative Cafe
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Creative Cafe
Bring a writing or art project to work on, or make something new with our supplies! Tea and snacks will be provided. For teens in grades 7 - 12. Registration required.

Teens Calendar

Saturday, August 10

Family Craft Story Time
11:00 AM
Family Craft Story Time
Come hear some stories then make a craft to take home. For Ages 3-8. Program runs from July 13th to August 17th.

Kids Calendar

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...

Adult Calendar

Monday, August 12

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. Program runs from July 8th to August 12th.

Kids Calendar

Tuesday, August 13

Craft Story Time
10:00 AM
Craft Story Time
Come listen to some stories and make a craft to take home. For Ages 2-5. Program runs from July 9th to August 15th.

Computer Class

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.

Adult Calendar

Tuesday, August 13

Craft Story Time
10:00 AM
Craft Story Time
Come listen to some stories and make a craft to take home. For Ages 2-5. All supplies provided

Kids Calendar

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.



Adult Calendar

Wednesday, August 14

Lunch with the Librarian
12:00 PM
Lunch with the Librarian
We will meet at 45 Macculloch Avenue in the museum's rear garden. Bring lunch, a blanket to sit on, and hear some stories. In case of rain, we will meet inside Macculloch Hall. For Ages 2-6. This program will run from July 10th through August 28th.

Kids Calendar

Wednesday, August 14

Teen Jeopardy!
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Teen Jeopardy!
Show off your knowledge of books, movies, history, and more during this Jeopardy!-style trivia quiz. For teens in grades 7 - 12. Registration required.

Teens Calendar

Thursday, August 15

Craft Story Time
10:00 AM
Craft Story Time
Come listen to some stories and make a craft to take home. For Ages 2-5. All supplies provided

Kids Calendar

Thursday, August 15

Craft Story Time
10:00 AM
Craft Story Time
Come listen to some stories and make a craft to take home. For Ages 2-5. Program runs from July 9th to August 15th.

Computer Class

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.

Adult Calendar

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...

Adult Calendar

Saturday, August 17

Family Craft Story Time
11:00 AM
Family Craft Story Time
Come hear some stories then make a craft to take home. For Ages 3-8. Program runs from July 13th to August 17th.

Kids Calendar

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...

Adult Calendar

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.

Adult Calendar

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...

Adult Calendar

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.



Adult Calendar

Wednesday, August 21

Woodstock Anniversary Film Marathon
10:00 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 including "Taking Woodstock", "Woodstock", "Woodstock ’94" and "Always Woodstock". The completed schedule and times TBA. On your way down to the Meeting Room, check out our Woodstock display in the first floor display case next to the elevator. Beat the August heat for a little while or all day long with light refreshments and movies-no mud involved!

Adult Calendar

Wednesday, August 21

Lunch with the Librarian
12:00 PM
Lunch with the Librarian
We will meet at 45 Macculloch Avenue in the museum's rear garden. Bring lunch, a blanket to sit on, and hear some stories. In case of rain, we will meet inside Macculloch Hall. For Ages 2-6. This program will run from July 10th through August 28th.

Kids Calendar

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...

Adult Calendar

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...

Adult Calendar

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.



Adult Calendar

Wednesday, August 28

Lunch with the Librarian
12:00 PM
Lunch with the Librarian
We will meet at 45 Macculloch Avenue in the museum's rear garden. Bring lunch, a blanket to sit on, and hear some stories. In case of rain, we will meet inside Macculloch Hall. For Ages 2-6. This program will run from July 10th through August 28th.

Kids Calendar

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...

Adult Calendar


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