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Big Jeff and the Bouncy People

Big Jeff album coverGet ready for an afternoon of fun-filled music for all ages! We’ll be hosting Big Jeff and the Bouncy People on September 23. All are welcome to attend! No registration is required.

Date: September 23
Time: 3-4pm
Location: Public Meeting Room

Special Mystery Book Club on September 25

'Kill Me' by Stephen White book coverJoin us as we discuss Kill Me by Stephen White.

Then we’ll be joined by authors Dee Ernst and Mary McHugh visiting us on their Mayhem Mystery Tour! Share an evening with them as they read from their works and discuss what it’s like to write and publish in today’s ever-changing marketplace.

Date: September 25
Time: Book club – 6:30-7:00pm; Author discussion – 7:00-8:00pm
No registration required.

New Scifi/Fantasy Book Club Starts September 26

Ready Player One book coverJoin us for our new Sci-fi/Fantasy Book Club! On September 26, we’ll be discussing Ernest Cline’s smash-hit, Ready Player One.

In the not-too distant future, most people escape the world’s disasters by living in the virtual reality world of the OASIS. Its genius creator, James Halliday has hidden a treasure inside. Whoever can solve his puzzles will inherit his entire fortune- and control of the OASIS. This coming-of-age romp is full of geeky humor, gaming lore, and 80’s pop culture.

Date: September 26
Time: 7-8pm
Location: Conference Room

Upcoming Book Club Reads!

The Essex Serpent book coverJoin us this fall for 3 outstanding Book Club selections!

On September 28, we’ll discuss The Essex Serpent by Sarah Perry; October 26 features The Last Days of Night by Graham Moore; November 30 has a group on We Need to Talk About Kevin. 

Book Club meetings are held at 11AM. Learn more about our adult programs!

Teen Survey!

Let us know what teen programs you want to see at the Library! Fill out our survey on the Just For Teens page.

German Language and Culture Meetup

outline of Germany with superimposed German flagThe German Meetup is a friendly and informal gathering where you can speak German and learn more about contemporary German culture and society. Participants of all ages and language skill levels, from beginner to native speaker, are welcome. We meet in the library’s Conference Room on the second Monday of each month from 2-3 PM. Herzlich Wilkommen!

Need to refresh your German language skills? Your library card provides you with free online access to the renowned Rosetta Stone language learning system!

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, Italian Conversation, and Knitting group!

New Arrivals

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

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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.