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Holiday hours:

Friday 2/15 and Saturday 2/16 – 9am to 5pm
Sunday 2/17 – CLOSED
Monday 2/18 – CLOSED (Presidents’ Day)

Open Mic Night

Join us for Open Mic Night, welcoming performers of all types – musicians, comedians, poets, storytellers, and multimedia presenters. Performers are encouraged to sign-up in advance. Walk-ins are welcome on a first-come, first-serve basis.

The Library will provide a PA sound system, electronic keyboard, and LCD multimedia projection system.

Date: First Thursday of the month (check our calendar!)
Time: 6:00 – 8:00PM
Registration: To sign up or get more information, contact [email protected] or call 973-285-6948.


MCL Concert Series in Full Swing!

Rio Clemente at his pianoThe MCL Concert Series returns on Sunday, February 24 with a Musical Celebration of African-American History Month. Featured performers will be Al-Jabril Muhammad (baritone) performing Spirituals accompanied by Darren O’Neill, guitar; and City Winds Piano Trio performing music by William Grant Still, Charles Lucky Roberts, and Scott Joplin.

The series continues on Sunday, March 31 with Arctic 5 Woodwind Quintet: Also known as the “Wind Quintet from Sweden,” Arctic 5 performs the standard classical pieces for quintet written by composers such as Nielsen, Ligeti, Haydn, and Reicha, modern works, and popular music from different genres.

The spring concert series concludes on Sunday, April 28 with a special concert by legendary pianist and local hero, Rio Clemente. Maestro Clemente will perform a solo retrospective of some of his favorite jazz compositions performed over his long career. *Reservation required.*

All performances will be held in the Public Meeting Room and are free of charge. Performances will run from 3-4PM. Doors will open at 2:30PM. Reception to follow each program. Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis (except for Rio Clemente – reservation required). Please contact 973-285-6887 for more information.


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NJ Makers Day

Enjoy a day of tinkering, crafting, and discovery! Activities include coding with Scratch, button making, sewing, paper circuits, Legos, and much more. The whole family can enjoy this exciting event!

Date: March 23
Time: 10:00AM – 4:00PM
Registration: No registration required.


Game Night

Winter Events for Teens

Come to the library for a fun-filled winter! Enjoy Volunteer Night, Spa Night, Game Night, and a Book Tasting! Check us out at Just for Teens.


Download E-Books, Audiobooks, Magazines, and Digital Materials for Kids!

Tumblebook iconCheck out the digital offerings from the Morris County Library – e-books, audiobooks, magazines, and now a collection of children’s digital media from Tumblebook!


Adult Programs at the Library

Illustration of yarn and knitting needlesWe’re now featuring a host of programs just for adults. Check out our Book Club, Scrabble Club,
Open-Mic Night, Italian Conversation, and Knitting group!


New Arrivals

New at the LibraryCheck out what’s new in the library!


Sign Up for Our Newsletter

MCL NewsletterDo you want to know what’s going on at the library? Sign up for our newsletter to get monthly emails about programs, classes, new titles, and more!


Free Movies at the Library

Movies at the LibraryCome see the library’s free screenings of recent blockbusters and indie hits every Friday at 2. We occasionally include a second showing Monday evenings. Check the schedule, pop some popcorn, and come on in.