Morris Public Library

Serving Our Community for over 100 Years

 

 

Welcome to the Morris Public Library

Per First Selectman's Office:

As COVID-19 Coronavirus cases rise, The Town of Morris will have a mask mandate regardless of vaccine status that will go into effect as of December 27, and remain in place until further notice for all Town buildings.

We kindly ask you to limit your library visit to 30 minutes per day due to an uptick in COVID cases.

Library Online Resources

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

Story and Music Time, Pre-Register TODAY!

The Morris Public Library will offer Story and Music Time for participants ages 9 mo. - 5 years old every Tuesday at 10 am. Patrons MUST PRE-REGISTER by calling 860-567-7440. Sing songs, read a story, pick up a craft!
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“Snowmen’s Stories” Winter Reading Program, all ages, January 4 – February 24, 2022

“Snowmen’s Stories” Winter Reading Program at the Morris Public Library, January 4 – February 24, 2022. Roll into fresh frosty stories with our Snowmen this year!  Read 9 books of your choice and record the titles on the three snowmen on your card. Return your card by February 24 to enter for a chance to win a prize. All ages. Information: morrispubliclibrary.net or 860-567-7440. Download the reading cards: Adults' Card Teens' Card Children's Card
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Popular Book Club Online, Tuesday, January 25, 7 PM

The Popular Book Club will take place with the Morris Public Library via Zoom on Tuesday, January 25, 7 PM. The group will discuss "The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue" by V.A Schwab. A life no one will remember. A story you will never forget. France, 1714: In a moment of desperation, a young woman makes a Faustian bargain to live forever - and is cursed to be forgotten by everyone she meets. Thus begins the extraordinary life of Addie ...
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Take Your Child to the Library Day Celebration, Tuesday, February 1, 2022

The Morris Public Library will be celebrating the National Take Your Child to the Library Day on Tuesday, February 1, 2022.   We will offer a Story and Music Time event, ages 9 months -5 years old, 10 AM (pre-registration required), library-day book displays, and grab-and-go craft kits. Stop by at the Library to borrow a new book, enjoy a story, receive a prize and celebrate with the librarians! More information: 860-567-7440 or https://morrispubliclibrary.net
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Mystery Book Club, Wednesday, February 9, 6:30 PM

The Mystery Book Club will meet at the Morris Public Library on Wednesday, February 9 at 6:30 pm and discuss "The Body Snatchers Affair, a Carpenter and Quincannon Mystery" by Marcia Muller and Bill Pronzini. Two missing bodies and two separate investigations take Carpenter and Quincannon from the heights above San Francisco Bay to the depths of Chinatown's opium dens. For John Quincannon, this is a first: searching a Chinatown opium den for his client's husband, missing in the middle ...
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Morris Author Talk with Kate Martin – “The Soulless,” Friday, February 18, 6:30 PM via ZOOM

Join Morris author Kate Martin as she discusses her newest fantasy novel “The Soulless” via Zoom, with the Morris Public Library, Friday, February 18, 6:30 PM. “The Soulless” invites you into its realm: There's a vacancy in Haven. The One High God has gone missing, sending those in power to cover up the sudden silence. Doubters fall from grace. Insurgents and the despondent rip out their own hearts, turning to Hell for solace in a new, uncertain world. A human ...
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“The Healing Power of Sound,” with Elizabeth Aleksinas, Morris Mountain Fitness, Wednesday, March 16, 6:30 PM

Elizabeth Aleksinas, a Morris native and a fitness/wellness professional, of Morris Mountain Fitness, will offer her new workshop “The Healing Power of Sound” at the Morris Public Library, on Wednesday, March 16, 6:30 p.m. Elizabeth will speak about the healing power of sound and will immerse participants into a healing sound session. Imagine being completely immersed within soothing, deeply nourishing, healing and empowering sound vibrations resonating from the singing bowls… The Sound Healing may bring you physical, mental and emotional ...
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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 Access

We have computers available to the public and

now we have 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.