Terrific Thursdays: Foreign Film Day 9/21/23
Join us Thursday, September 21st at 1 pm for the award-winning French comedy, “The Women on the 6th Floor”. There will be discussion and refreshments after the 1 hour 41 minute subtitled movie.
NEW NEW NEW!
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DRIVER SAFETY COURSE IN MORRISTOWN
The Morristown Public Library will host the AARP Driver Safety course Wednesday and Thursday, October 4 and 5. Class sessions, slated from 1 to 4:30 p.m. each day, are open to all drivers – regardless of age.
Class size is limited and pre-registration is required by calling (315) 375-8833 no later than September 28. The library is at 200 Main Street in Morristown.
Upon completion of the course, participants can earn a three-year insurance discount and become eligible to reduce up to four points on their New York State driver’s license.
The fee is $25 for AARP members and $30 for non-members. Participants can pay with exact cash or a check payable to AARP at the first class session. Participants must bring their driver’s license and a current AARP card (if a member) to each class session.
For the first class session, participants should arrive at least 20 minutes early.
Family Halloween Story and Craft
On Saturday, October 7, Morristown Public Library will be hosting a Halloween program for all ages (parental supervision is required for younger children). We will read a story or two, build haunted graham cracker houses, and enjoy a spooky snack! The program runs from 10am to 12pm. Hope to see you then!
PLEIN AIR 2023 PHOTOS!
Click HERE to view Sandy Adams’ Smilebox video of the photos from this year’s Plein Air Festival!
The library will be closed Thursday, September 14th in order for the entire Staff and Trustees to attend the North Country Library System’s Annual Meeting.
We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and look forward to seeing you the following Saturday during normal business hours.
Early Lit Yoga!
Do you have a toddler at home during the day? Come to the library tomorrow morning (Tuesday, Sep. 12) at 11 for Early Lit Yoga with Sarah Scafidi-McGuire! Hope to see you then!
The library will be closed on Monday, September 4th in observance of Labor Day. Please enjoy the long weekend with a great book!
Everything About Solar Panels
Tomorrow evening (Wednesday, August 30) at 6:00 p.m., the library will host an information session on solar panels – everything you need to know about costs, benefits, environmental impact, etc. Hope to see you then!
Avengers Escape Room is Here!
The latest escape room game is up and ready to go! Tested today by an awesome group of kids who walked away with some fabulous prizes!
Summer Reading Program: Rock Painting! Thurs. 8/1 at 10 a.m.
We have everything you need to create a beautiful painted rock! Choose a rock from our supplies or bring your own.
This Thursday, 8/3 at 1:00 – Terrific Thursdays: FREE Senior Yoga with Denise Kerr!
Join us on the first Thursday of each month at 1 p.m. for Senior Yoga with Denise Kerr. This program runs through December and is designed to be enjoyable for all levels of ability. Mats and equipment are provided. Please contact the library to register so that we can guarantee a spot for you!
Monday Night Teen Movie: “Willow”
Monday, 7/17/23: Pull up a comfy bean bag, grab a free popcorn and join us for the 1988 classic “Willow.” If you’ve never seen it, you don’t know what you’re missing! This one will be a lot of fun. See you tonight at 5:30!
Terrific Thursdays: Author Visit – Lynn McElfresh
Author Lynn McElfresh will be here tomorrow, Thursday July 13, at 1 p.m. to discuss her popular “Grenell” series of books set in the Thousand Islands!
Monday Night Teen Movie: “The Dark Crystal”
We will be watching the classic, original 1982 dark fantasy “The Dark Crystal” on the big screen in the air-conditioned conference room on Monday, July 10 at 5:30 p.m. Don’t miss it! This movie is rated PG and runs 93 minutes.
Welcome to the Glade!
Our new Maze Runner breakout box game is all assembled, tested, and ready to play! Just watch out for Grievers.
Independence Day Hours
Monday, July 3rd – 1:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday, July 4th – The library is closed.
Please enjoy your holiday safely!
Terrific Thursdays: Beavers as Environmental Engineers
Join us tomorrow (Thursday, June 29th) at 1 p.m. for a presentation by Joshua Carter about the lifestyles of these fascinating creatures. As always, the event is free and refreshments are provided!
TONIGHT (Monday June 26) at 5:30PM: The Maze Runner
Join us tonight at 5:30 pm for a FREE movie and snacks! We will be watching “The Maze Runner” (2014), rated PG-13 and running 113 minutes.
Magical Fun in Morristown!
The Summer Reading Kickoff event last Thursday was a huge success, thanks to Ron Cain and his “Magic of Kindness” show at Chapman Park! Over 200 attendees came from Morristown Central School, as well as the rest of the community, and everyone had a great time being entertained and amazed by all the magic tricks and stories! Check back for pictures!
Summer Reading Kickoff Thursday Morning!
The 2023 Summer Reading Program Kickoff Event will be held on Thursday, June 15th at 9:30am at Chapman Park. We will be joined by Ron Cain who will entertain us with his wonderful magic show. Fun for all ages!
Terrific Thursdays: Foley Award Poet Laurinda Lind
Local poet Laurie Petersen, who writes under her original name of Laurinda Lind, will be joining us this week (June 15 at 1 pm) to discuss poetry, her recent Foley award and NCPR interview, and a reading of the winning poem!
Thursday 6/8 Lecture CANCELLED
Unfortunately, Dr. William Reszelbach has had to cancel the scheduled lecture “Culprits of the Nuremberg Trials.” Stay tuned for more great events here at the library!
FREE Monday Night Movies for teens are BACK!
Every Monday at 6pm, come to the library – and bring your friends – for a movie and a snack. Check our page weekly for details on which movie we’ll be watching. See you soon!
TONIGHT (Monday June 5) at 6PM: Wakanda Forever
FAIRY HOUSES AT THE RED BARN!
See you this weekend!
The Library will be closed on Monday, May 29th in celebration of Memorial Day. Please enjoy your long weekend with a great book!
Photos from last year’s Plein Air Festival!
Thank you, Sandy Adams Photography, for the very special gift you donate to the library every year with your skill!