Morristown & Morris Township Library NEWS http://www.jfpl.org Morristown & Morris Township Library NEWS RSS Feed Sun, 16 Dec 2018 19:29:20 GMT Thanksgiving Hours http://www.jfpl.org/polNews.cfm?doc_id=52331 The library will be closing early on Wednesday, November 21st at 3PM. We will be closed Thursday and Friday, November 22nd and 23rd, for the holiday. Mon, 19 Nov 2018 05:00:00 GMT http://www.jfpl.org/polNews.cfm?doc_id=52331 Library Closed Fri. Nov. 16 http://www.jfpl.org/polNews.cfm?doc_id=51332 Due to inclement weather, the library will be closed on Friday, November 16. Fri, 16 Nov 2018 05:00:00 GMT http://www.jfpl.org/polNews.cfm?doc_id=51332 Affordable Care Act Open Enrollment http://www.jfpl.org/polNews.cfm?doc_id=51329 Open Enrollment for the Affordable Care Act goes from <strong>November 1st</strong> to <strong>December 15th</strong>, 2018. The NJ State Library has created an <a href="http://libguides.njstatelib.org/affordable-care-act" target="_blank">online guide</a> to aid applicants in understanding the act and applying. You can also find help help and information at <a href="https://nj.gov/governor/getcoverednj/">NJ's Government Site</a> and at the user friendly <a href="https://www.covernj.org/" target ="_blank">Cover NJ</a>, in both English and Español. Click "read more" to access a search to help you find local help!<p><iframe src="https://widget.getcoveredamerica.org/z-public-library-association" style="width: 600px; height: 950px"></iframe></p> Wed, 31 Oct 2018 04:00:00 GMT http://www.jfpl.org/polNews.cfm?doc_id=51329 Parking Lot Closure Oct. 30th http://www.jfpl.org/polNews.cfm?doc_id=51326 On Tuesday, October 30th our parking lot will be closed to the public for construction purposes. Thu, 25 Oct 2018 04:00:00 GMT http://www.jfpl.org/polNews.cfm?doc_id=51326 Bring Home a Little Piece of Historic Morristown! http://www.jfpl.org/polNews.cfm?doc_id=51327 The institutional members of the Morristown Cultural District have developed a neat gift idea this fall that can fit nicely on your fireplace mantel, bookshelf or desk at home or anywhere—a Cat’s Meow Shelf Sitter of each the buildings of our institutions. Architectural renderings of the Mayo Performing Arts Center, St. Peter’s Church, the Presbyterian Church in Morristown and the Morristown & Morris Township Library are available in time for the 2018 holiday season! Each shelf sitter building costs $20.00, payable by cash or check.<p>Cat&rsquo;s Meow, has been crafting little wooden buildings of local, national and international landmarks for 36 years from their shop in Wooster, Ohio.&nbsp; They have issued shelf sitters of everything from the Lincoln Memorial and Cape May Lighthouse to now, our buildings in Morristown! &nbsp;As an added bonus, a shelf sitter of the historic Vail Mansion and Jockey Hollow Bar &amp; Kitchen is already in the planning stages too!&nbsp; Any of our buildings could make a great gift and are for sale in our Circulation Room, just off of the South Street Library entrance.</p> <p><img alt="" src="/userfiles/image/mmt%20shelf%20sitter.JPG" style="height:283px; width:525px" /></p> <p>The &lsquo;shelf sitter&rsquo; sale is the current fundraiser for the Cultural District and all profits from the sale will benefit the Morristown Neighborhood House, a part of Cornerstone Family Programs.&nbsp; For more information on Cornerstone Family Programs &amp; The Morristown Neighborhood House, check out <a href="https://www.cornerstonefamilyprograms.org">their website</a>.&nbsp;</p> <p><img alt="" src="/userfiles/image/collect%20all%205.jpg" style="float:right; height:161px; width:225px" />The Morristown Cultural District comprises five organizations located in the heart of the South Street business district. We have united to give back to the Morristown community that has supported us throughout our historic tenures.&nbsp; The Morristown Cultural District continues to actively inspire&nbsp;Spirit, Body and Mind within the community as it has done for over a century.&nbsp;Visit the&nbsp;<a href="http://morristownculturaldistrict.com/">Morristown Cultural District&#39;s website</a> for more information on their activities and members.</p> Wed, 24 Oct 2018 04:00:00 GMT http://www.jfpl.org/polNews.cfm?doc_id=51327