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8th Annual Art Around the Box Gala and Auction, March 23, 2019, 3-7 P.M.

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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

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Winter Reading Bingo at the Morris Public Library

The Morris Public Library’s Winter Reading Bingo will take place January 2, 2019 through February 28, 2019. To participate in the program, patrons are encouraged to visit the Library and receive a Winter Reading Bingo Card or download it from www.morrispubliclibrary.net. Adults, teens and children will each have their own Bingo Card! Enjoy your reading and fill the card with the titles and authors of the books read between January 2, 2019 and February 28, 2019. When you complete a ...
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Winter After School Stories and Craft, Grades K-2

Join Ms. G., the Morris Public Library Children’s Coordinator, for “Winter After School Stories and Craft”, for students in Grades K-2, on Fridays, December 7, 2018, January 18, February 22, 2019, 3:30 pm-4:30 pm. An engaging story and educational activities will be offered along with a craft and interaction time. Pick up after school (JMS) by a librarian is offered - bring a note to school. Snow dates are the following Fridays. Only 15 spots! Register today: 860-567-7440  
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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 with our children’s coordinator Ms. G. Registration is requested: 860-567-7440.
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“Promised Land”, Discussion and Signing with Martin Fletcher, an author and former NBC correspondent, at the Morris Public Library, Tuesday, February 26, at 6:30 pm.

Martin Fletcher, an author and former NBC News’ Middle East correspondent, will offer a presentation of his newest book “Promised Land” at the Morris Public Library (4 North Street, Morris, CT), on Tuesday, February 26, at 6:30 pm (snow date – February 27). Promised Land is a sweeping saga of two brothers and the woman they love, a devastating love triangle set to the tumultuous founding of Israel. The story begins when fourteen-year-old Peter is sent west to America to ...
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8th Annual Art Around the Box Gala and Auction, Saturday, South Farms, Morris, CT,March 23, 3 P.M.- 7 P.M.

Morris Public Library’s 8th Annual Art Around the Box, White Barn, South Farms, Morris, CT, Saturday, March 23, 2019, 3PM-7 PM. The Friends and the Board of Directors of the Morris Public Library will host their 8th Annual "ART AROUND THE BOX" gala event and auction of fine art, decorated boxes, original artwork. The event will take place at the White Barn, South Farms, Morris, CT, on Saturday, March 23, from 3 PM-7 PM. This year’s Art Around the Box ...
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“Silly Song Sing-a-Long” with Edward Leonard (ages 0-10), at the Morris Public Library, Wednesday, April 17, at 4 P.M.

“Silly Song Sing-a-Long” with Edward Leonard (ages 0-10), at the Morris Public Library, Wednesday, April 17, at 4 P.M. Edward Leonard will offer his popular “Silly Song Sing-a-Long”, ages 0-10, at the Morris Public Library, on Wednesday, April 17, at 4 P.M. A Silly Song Sing-A-Long is a mix of popular children's songs, interactive musical games, dance, movement, and rhythms. Children (and their grown-up friends) will sing, dance, and act silly with the guitars, drums, and will grab a bag ...
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Unraveling America’s Musical Roots, multimedia program with musician and author Craig Harris, at the Morris Public Library, Wednesday, April 24, at 6 p.m.

Unraveling America's Musical Roots, multimedia program with musician and author Craig Harris, at the Morris Public Library, Wednesday, April 24, at 6 p.m. Join musician and author/photographer Crag Harris for his multimedia and participatory general audience program, Unraveling America's Musical Roots, offered in conjunction with his new book, Bluegrass, Newgrass, Old-time, and Americana Music (Pelican Publishing, May 2018). The event will present the archival audio/film, well-researched storytelling, and collective music-making. Unraveling America's Musical Roots will take the audience from old-time Appalachian string bands ...
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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.