Mon-Thu: 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Fri: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sat: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sun: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Apr 22 2014 6:00 pm
Get out of the house enjoy an hour of BINGO fun! Bag up a white elephant item or two and bring them to our bingo games. If you win, you will get to choose from the loot. Games will be once a month on Tuesdays; January 14th, February 18th, March 18th, and April 22nd. Anyone over the age of 18 can attend. Registration is required.
Apr 24 2014 5:30 pm
Writers of all interests and levels are welcome to join a new WRITER'S GROUP! The next meeting date is Thursday April 24th from 5:30 PM- 7:30 PM, with future dates every other Thursday. Attendees must be 18 years or older. This new group offers you the opportunity to develop your craft and receive thoughtful, positive and useful critiques. No registration, just drop in!
May 4 2014 1:00 pm
Join us for some Star Wars fun!
Games! Star Wars trivia, Force (bingo), destroy the Death Star (it's made of candy)
Food! Who amongst us doesn't like food?
Costume contest! See handout for more deets
Meet the Chicago Jedi! Learn lightsaber skills, Jedi Mind Tricks, or just hang out with real Jedi
Sunday, May 4, 2014, from 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
All ages welcome!
Registration appreciated, call or stop by for further details
815.942.6880 604 Liberty St., Morris
May 6 2014 6:00 pm
Who doesn't love Pinterest? And who doesn't pin crafts they'll probably never make? Well, here's a way to fix that! The Library is hosting a Pinterest club! So how does a Pinterest club work? Read on… You pick up the flyer with the supply list from the library. Purchase your supplies and bring them to the next group meeting. That’s it! Each month will be a different craft. If you feel really ambitious, contribute to the "Pinterest Potluck" and make a simple snack or appetizer you found on Pinterest. Join us for a fun way meet other crafty people and to get together to eat, gab, and craft!
May 24 2014 1:00 pm
Coming to the Morris Area Public Library, the traveling Mitchell Museum offers a rich, hands on experience for all ages. Meet American Indian presenters and learn from their personal stories. Mitchell Museum docents go through a rigorous training process to provide an accurate, in depth interpretation of the museum's artifacts as well as Native American history and culture. Hands on materials show traditional and contemporary art and life-ways such as moccasins, baskets, pottery, furs, quillwork, beadwork and more! This program is free and open to all and is sponsored by the Edward D. Hatcher family in memory of Catherine L. Hatcher. Call 815-942-6880 for more information and to register.
Summer Reading Program 2014 is "Paws to Read!"
June 9 - July 19, 2014
Registration begins June 2nd
Last year we had a fantastic response from the sponsors below. If you would like to help sponsor this year we would love to show our support in return with free exposure to hundreds of local families! Contact the library to see how you can help.