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Winter Reading Program for all ages - Winter Reading Blast

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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

Story and Music Time, ages 0-4

The Morris Public Library offers Story and Music Time for participants ages 0-4 every Tuesday at 10 am. Play games, sing songs, read a story, do a craft!Registration is requested: 860-567-7440 or
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Winter Reading Blast, Winter Reading Program for all ages, January 2 – February 27, 2020.

Blast through the winter season engaging in reading activities with the Morris Public Library Winter Reading program. To begin your journey, obtain your Winter Reading Blast Card at the Library or download it from (starting January 2), complete all the card squares with titles of books read/listened to and return the card to the Library by February 27, 2020 to win a Finale Blast Prize. All reading levels have their own Blast Card and Finale Prize! Children's Winter Blast ...
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NEW DATE – Fiction Book Club, Tuesday, January, 28, 2020, at 7 p.m.

The Fiction Book Club will meet at the Morris Public Library on Tuesday, January 28, at 7 p.m. and discuss "Olive Kitteridge," the Pulitzer Prize winning novel by Elizabeth Strout. The main character of the book Olive Kitteridge, a retired schoolteacher, deplores the changes in her little town, Crosby, Maine, and in the world at large, but she doesn’t always recognize the changes in those around her: a lounging musician haunted by his past, her own sensitive child, the loyal ...
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Take Your Child to the Library Day, Tuesday, February 4, 2020

The Morris Public Library will be celebrating the National Take Your Child to the Library Day on Tuesday, February 4, 2020.  We will offer a Story and Music Time event, ages 0-4 (10 AM), library day book displays, and drop-in craft activities. Stop by at the Library to borrow a new book, enjoy a story, complete a craft in the children’s area and celebrate with the librarians! Every child will receive a prize! More information: 860-567-7440 or
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“Unplug! Turn Off Technology a Little Every Day” with Dr. Lori Monaco, Tuesday, February 4, at 6:30 p.m.

The Morris Public Library (4 North Street, Morris, CT) will host Dr. Lori Monaco, transformational speaker and coach, with her new presentation “Unplug! Turn Off Technology a Little Every Day” on Tuesday, February 4, at 6:30 p.m. (snow date - February 6.) Dr. Lori Monaco will present a plan to get you and your family to “turn off” technology a little every day.  She will speak about how the brain handles technology and what is too much, whether we need a break ...
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Lego Fun with Morris B&R, February 5, March 4, May 6, 2020, 1:30 p.m. – 3 p.m.

Morris Public Library and Morris Beach and Recreation present Lego Fun, JMS early dismissal days, Morris Town Hall, Wednesdays, February 4, March 4, May 6, 2020, at 1:30 p.m. Calling all LEGO builders in Grades 1 - 4! We are proud to bring back this popular collaborative program with the Morris Beach and Recreation during the scheduled half - days this Winter and Spring! We'll create a new LEGO kit together each month and you will take the completed kit ...
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“DRIVE: A NASCAR novel,” with Susan Strecker, discussion and signing, Wednesday, February 26, at 6:30 p.m.

Award-winning novelist Susan Strecker, author of Night Blindness and Nowhere Girl, will offer discussion and signing of her new book “DRIVE: a NASCAR novel” at the Morris Public Library, on Wednesday, February 26, at 6:30 p.m. (snow dates – February 27 and March 3). The main character of the book is Piper Pierson who is on her way to becoming a NASCAR superstar driving for her family’s team, Pierson Racing. But a terrible wreck nearly takes her father's life, so Piper ...
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Morris Public Library’s New Gala and Auction, South Farms, Morris, CT, Sunday, March 29, 2020, 2 PM-5 PM.

The Friends and the Board of Directors of the Morris Public Library will host their New Auction and Gala at South Farms, 21 Higbie Rd., Morris, CT on Sunday, March 29, at 2 p.m.-5 p.m. The gala will offer wine, refreshments and live music (included with a $20.00 admission). The live and silent auction at the event will feature unique gift baskets, gift certificates and goods from local vendors, valuables and collector items, and the famous Mystery Puzzle Box (see ...
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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.