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EVENTS

Friday, July 25

Jazz in July: Jazz Standards/American Songbook 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Jazz in July: Jazz Standards/American Songbook
Please join us for the second of two evenings of Jazz this summer. Featured performers for this Jazz Standards/American Songbook concert will be: Tony Signa, Saxophone and Flute; Bob Mchugh, piano; Ron Naspo, bass; and David Humm, drums. Refreshments will be served. Tickets are $20 per person, per concert and will benefit the Library. Tickets will be available at the door.

Wednesday, July 30

The Moving Image of Rock Movie Series: <em>Don’t Look Back</em> (1967) 7:00 PM
The Moving Image of Rock Movie Series: Don’t Look Back (1967)
In 1965, Bob Dylan was on tour of the United Kingdom and was on the strong upswing of his fame. He was just about to go “electric,” foregoing — what many fans believed anyway — his folk-influenced and politically-charged roots and moving in a direction that was forsaking all he had stood for to this point in time.  Read more...

Thursday, July 31

Sand, Screams and Swimming: Summer Cinema Film Series 12:00 PM
Sand, Screams and Swimming: Summer Cinema Film Series
Join us for the third film in our afternoon summer series, Sand, Screams and Swimming featuring a trio of movies that each differently answer the question: “What did I do on my summer vacation?” In Kings of Summer from 2013 (95 min. Rated R), three teenage friends, in the ultimate act of independence, decide to spend their summer building a house in the woods and living off the land. Starring Nick Robinson, Gabriel Basso and Moises Arias.  Read more...

Saturday, August 09

Children's Book Author Reading of <em>The Day I Made the Sky Smile</em> 11:00 AM
Children's Book Author Reading of The Day I Made the Sky Smile
Children’s author Lashone Murphy will do a reading from her children’s book: The Day I Made the Sky Smile as part of a special story time at the library. The book tells the story of Savannah, who is ‘almost 10’ and her quest to find where she fits in her family and the world. Although it’s a fictional tale, Savannah and her older brother Kenny are based on real siblings from the Neighborhood House, where Lashone works.  Read more...

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NEWS

Literary Elements: An Adult Summer Reading Program

Literary Elements: An Adult Summer Reading Program
Why should kids have all the fun? Sign up for the library's Adult Summer Reading Program “Literary Elements” this year and you’ll get a gift just for joining! The only requirement is to read or listen to a book of any kind - that’s it! You can join in person at the Reference, Circulation or Readers Advisor desks or by calling Reference at 973-538-2592 or by filling out the online form found here. Enter to win lots of great prizes all summer long.  Read more...
 

Check Out Our Online Services

Check Out Our Online Services
Did you know that the library offers a wide variety of services available from home? From downloading eBooks to placing holds and learning a foreign language, the library never really closes.  Read more...
 

Exhibit July 5 - Sept. 18: Joyce Kilmer, New Jersey Poet and Morristown Teacher

Exhibit July 5 - Sept. 18: Joyce Kilmer, New Jersey Poet and Morristown Teacher
In celebration of the 100th anniversary of poet/patriot Joyce Kilmer's famous poem, "Trees," the Joyce Kilmer Society of Mahwah and the library is presenting an exhibit about Joyce Kilmer, which will be on display in the library’s second level F.M. Kirby Gallery from July 5 - September 18.  Read more...
 

Tech Time: One on One

Tech Time: One on One
The library is pleased to introduce a new service to our patrons: one on one technology sessions. Do you need help with your tablet, Kindle, or cellphone? Perhaps you need assistance with the Internet, email or word processing. We are now offering thirty minute sessions designed to meet your specific needs and with one on one tutoring. Please call the Reference Desk at 973-538-2592 to schedule an appointment.

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