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Children's Summer Reading Kickoff and Ice Cream Favors, June 22, 6 PM

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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, Pre-Register TODAY!

The Morris Public Library will offer Story and Music Time for participants ages 0-4 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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Children’s Summer Reading Kickoff and Ice Cream Favors, June 22, 6 pm

Morris Public Library’s Children’s Summer Reading Kickoff and Ice Cream Favors, “Tails and Tales,” all grades, will take place on Tuesday, June 22, at 6 pm – receive your Summer Reading incentives (enter the library at 4 North Street) and grab your tastefully “taled” ice cream favor (outdoors upon exit). Information: 860-567-7440 or morrispubliclibrary.net
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Summer Reading Program, all ages, “Tails and Tales,” June 22 – August 19

The Morris Public Library will offer “Tails and Tales” Summer Reading for all ages The Morris Public Library will offer “Tails and Tales” Summer Reading program for all ages and reading levels from June 22 through August 19. Each reading level will have their own Summer Reading activity card to participate in the program. Students (Grades PreK- 5) will count the number of tales read, teens (Grades 6-12) and adults will curiously enjoy reading as many interesting tales as they ...
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Popular Book Club, Tuesday, June 29, 7 PM

The Popular Book Club will take place at the Morris Public Library on Tuesday, June 29, at 7 pm.The group will discuss "Something in the Water" by Catherine Steadman. If you could make one simple choice that would change your life forever, would you?Erin is a documentary filmmaker on the brink of a professional breakthrough, Mark a handsome investment banker with big plans. Passionately in love, they embark on a dream honeymoon to the tropical island of Bora Bora, where ...
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Women & Money Roundtable Series on July 14, August 18, 1 PM, with Julia Strayer and Liz Maccarone

The Morris Public Library Online presents the Women & Money Roundtable Series, How to Make Sense of Today’s Financial Markets, on July 14, August 18, 1 PM, with Cathy Tanzilli, Julia Strayer and Liz Maccarone, with an ADDITIONAL SPEAKER 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. This is a collaborative ...
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Mystery Book Club, Wednesday, July 14, 6:30 PM

Join the Mystery Book Club at the Morris Public Library on Wednesday, July 14, at 6:30 pm and discuss "The Woman Who Walked in Sunshine" by Alexander McCall Smith. Precious Ramotswe, the esteemed proprietor of the No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency, now faces her greatest challenge yet: a vacation! Business is slow at the agency—so slow in fact that, for the first time in her distinguished career, Mma Ramotswe has reluctantly agreed to take a holiday. The week of uninterrupted ...
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“Rumplesnakeskin” and His Live Legless Friends, Morris Town Green, Tuesday, August 24, 2 pm

What animals have long tails, but fall short on legs? Snakes, of course! What better way to celebrate the summer reading theme of “Animal Tails and Tales” than by learning about some slithering superstars, the snakes. Join Carrie Szwed from White Memorial Conservation Center (on Morris Town Green, with Morris Public Library) on Tuesday, August 24, at 2 PM for Rumplesnakeskin and His Live Legless Friends (suggested audience - young children). First, we will read the story Rumplesnakeskin by Charlotte ...
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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.