Morris Public Library

Serving Our Community for over 100 Years

Welcome to the Morris Public Library

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Library Hours

Tuesday: 10 AM - 8 PM | Wednesday: 10 AM - 8 PM | Thursday: 1 PM - 8 PM

Friday: 1 PM - 8 PM | Saturday: 10 AM - 3 PM | Closed Sunday & Monday

Upcoming Events and News

The Friends Need YOU! Join the Friends of the Morris Public Library.

The Friends Need YOU! Let’s be FRIENDS! The Morris Public Library needs YOU! We may be small but we are a very active Library with many resources and programs. Our creative staff keeps very busy making your visits here enjoyable and productive. The Friends of the Morris Public Library is a group of volunteers that help, support and promote the Library as needed and requested. Our Library usage and activities have grown dramatically over the past few years, and we ...
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Story and Music Time at the Morris Public Library

Story and Music Time

The Morris Public Library will offer Story and Music Time for participants ages 9 mo. - 5 years old every Tuesday at 10 am. Please call to register: 860-567-7440. Sing songs, read a story, pick up a craft!
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Popular Book Club, Tuesday, February 27, 6:30 PM

The Popular Book Club will meet at the Morris Public Library on Tuesday, February 27, at 6:30 PM and discuss "The Storied Life of A. J. Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin. A. J. Fikry’s life is not at all what he expected it to be. He lives alone, his bookstore is experiencing the worst sales in its history, and now his prized possession, a rare collection of Poe poems, has been stolen. But when a mysterious package appears at the bookstore, ...
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Women and Money Online: How to Make Sense of Today’s Financial Markets, March 13, April 10, May 15, June 12, 2024, 1 PM

The Morris Public Library Online presents the Women & Money Roundtable Series, How to Make Sense of Today’s Financial Markets, on March 13, April 10, May 15, June 12, at 1 PM, with Julia Strayer and Liz Maccarone, of Merrill Lynch Wealth Management. The Women & Money Roundtable Series is a way to empower and educate women of any age on financial matters that affect their lives. Morris patrons are invited to participate in the roundtables on a monthly basis. ...
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Mystery Book Club, Wednesday, March 13, 6:30 PM

The Mystery Book Club will meet at the Morris Public Library on Wednesday, March 13, 6:30 PM to discuss "The Wrong Side of Goodbye" by Michael Connelly. Harry Bosch is California's newest private investigator. He doesn't advertise, he doesn't have an office, and he's picky about who he works for, but it doesn't matter. His chops from thirty years with the LAPD speak for themselves. Soon one of Southern California's biggest moguls comes calling. The reclusive billionaire is nearing the ...
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Young Adult and Fantasy Book Club, Friday, March 15, 6:30 PM

Warm up your winter with the NEW Young Adult and Fantasy Book Club at the Morris Public Library. Too time-poor to wrap your head around the latest literary fiction? Have a thirst for vampires, dystopian settings, or modern fairytales? Our YA and Fantasy Book Club is for you! This club is perfect for teens and adults interested in reading and discussing a variety of YA and Fantasy literature, whilst enjoying themed snacks. Pick and choose what sessions you would like ...
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“Taking a Shamanic Journey“ with author and researcher Jan Henson Dow, Thursday, March 21, 6:30 PM

Morris author and researcher Jan Henson Dow returns to the Morris Public Library with her new presentation “Taking a Shamanic Journey,” Thursday, March 21, 6:30 PM. Shamanism has been practiced for thousands of years on every continent except Antarctica. Shamanic journeying can be used by anyone today in order to get answers to personal questions, to learn different healing methods, to help others in the community and to work on world and global issues. Jan is an author, researcher and ...
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Passport to CT Public Libraries, April 1 – April 30, 2024

Visit the Morris Public Library during the month of April as we participate in the Connecticut Library Association Passport to Connecticut Libraries Program. Patrons can obtain their Library Passport here at the Morris Library and begin their journey to multiple participating CT Libraries. Each Library will stamp their visitors’ passports and give each visitor a small gift! There will be winners in two categories, and four $200 gift cards, one for adults and one for children in each category. Category ...
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Museum Passes

The Library offers Museum or Park Passes for Free or Reduced Admission to Many Connecticut Museums & Parks. Contact us for more information. 

Computer and Wi-Fi Access

We have computers available to the public with Fiber Optic Internet connection.

We also offer WiFi service, so bring your laptop and go online anywhere in the library.

InterLibrary Loan

You can request materials from other Connecticut Libraries from home or at the Library. One of our Librarians will assist you. Return any books borrowed from other libraries here in Morris.