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Step Into a Story this April!

Olivia the Pig book coverThe Morris Area Youth Services (MAYS) Group brings you a month long program where you can visit your local libraries and “step” into your favorite children’s books. Our focus is on Olivia the Pig!

Visit OLIVIA in her bedroom at Morris County Library April 1 – 30! Join us for Stories, crafts, prizes, and other fun actives! For Library Members 18 years of age and younger.


“A Different Mother” Discussion

'A Different Mother' book coverJoin NJ resident, author Rena Trefman Cobrinik, as she discusses her book A Different Mother. This book covers 3 generations of women – unveiled secrets and the complexities of the multi-cultural effects in an immigrant family – struggling with modern times. Secrets revealed and rationalizations – all written like an old Russian tale!

Date: Tuesday, May 2
Time: 6:30pm
No registration required.


Mystery Book Club

The Sunday Philosophy Club book coverJoin us for the next meeting of the Morris County Library Mystery Book Club – we’ll be discussing Alexander McCall Smith’s The Sunday Philosophy Club.

Date: Monday, May 15
Time: 6:45pm
No registration required.


16th Annual Poetry Contest

Since 2002, Morris County Library has organized a children’s poetry contest during National Poetry Month. Thousands of students in grades 1-8 have enjoyed writing, reading and having their poems published. This year we invite you to join the celebration.

We are having a Poetry Reading of submitted poems on Wednesday, May 24, 2017, from 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Hope to see you there!


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!


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.