Browsing Archive: July, 2012

Library Notes--7/30/2012

Posted by Morrill Memorial & Harris Library on Monday, July 30, 2012,
            On the common
Sounds like great weather ----- wear a bathing suit.
Come and have some fun, thanks to the Strafford Firemen's Association! 

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Library Notes--7/27/2012

Posted by Morrill Memorial & Harris Library on Sunday, July 29, 2012,
This weeks theme is "Bats".

Monday evening (July 30) is the 3rd annual (fabulous)  "FIRE TRUCK NIGHT"
Great fun for all ages ------ 6:30 on the common. 
Wear a bathing suit, bring a towel, bring your friends.
It's a blast! Be there! 
Many thanks to the Strafford Firemen's Association. 

Next Thursday, August 2 is the first evening of the new Town House Forum.
7pm at the Town House. Come early with a picnic and join the guest speakers on the common.
Playwright / novelist Kate...

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Library Notes--7/19/2012

Posted by Morrill Memorial & Harris Library on Saturday, July 21, 2012,
 This weeks theme: Owls

 some new additions include "Sandcastle Girls" - Chris Bohjalian, The
Impeachemnt of Abraham Lincoln" - Stephen Carter, "Lower River" - Paul
Theroux, "Earth Unaware" - Orson Scott Card, "Cloudland" - Joseph Olshan
(Upper Valley setting)mysteries by James Lee Burke, Karin Slaughter, Tarquin
Hall, John Sandford, Ace Atkins (Robert Parker style) and Timothy Hallinan.

 Remember our summer passe...

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Library Notes--7/15/2012

Posted by Morrill Memorial & Harris Library on Monday, July 16, 2012,
GREAT family show ------
 this Monday evening (July 16), 6:30 in the gym:
 "SLEEPING BEAUTY", performed by Summer Encore Theater.

 This is a freebie, thanks to the support of the VT Department of Libraries
and The Friends of the Morrill Memorial Library.
 Join us!

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Library Notes--7/10/2012

Posted by Morrill Memorial & Harris Library on Tuesday, July 10, 2012,
Please return all LUV DVD's (not audiobooks) by Thursday, so we can return
them for a new collection.

New arrivals: "Buried in the Sky: The Extaordinary Story of the Sherpa
Climbers on K2's Deadliest Day" - Peter Zuckerman, "Gold" - Chris Cleave (also
as an audio), "Age of Miracles" - Karen Walker,  "Tell the Wolves I'm Home" -
Carol Rifka, " The Next Best Thing" - Jennifer Weiner, "Nightmare" - Lars
Kepler; for YA's: "Between the Lines" - Jodi Picoult & her daughter, "Railsea"
- China Meiville; for...

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Library Notes--7/8/2012

Posted by Morrill Memorial & Harris Library on Sunday, July 8, 2012,
Children's summer programs start this week!
Dream Big - Monday evening programs at 6:30 (geared toward school-age
children ---- siblings always welcome)
July 9:  -  Pajama Party Kickoff ----- wear your PJ's, bring a favorite
stuffed toy if you like and listen to some dreamy stories.
July 16: "Sleeping Beauty" performance by Summer Encore Theater --- IN THE
July 23: Nocturnal Animals
July 30: SPECIAL: Fire Truck night on the green!
August 6: Campfire Night
August 13: Movie Night: "Night at the Muse...

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Morrill Library Book Sale

Posted by Morrill Memorial & Harris Library on Thursday, July 5, 2012,
We, the Friends of the Morrill Memorial Library (FOMML), are overwhelmed
with books this year and to all of you who have donated books to this annual
sale, a heartfelt thanks! We will accept books brought to the library on
Thursday, July 5th. We will NOT accept any donations (books and/or AV) on
Friday, July 6th.
We will start setting up Friday morning and we will open for business at 5PM
Friday evening. The sale will close at 7PM Fri. evening and reopen on
Saturday morning from 9AM to 1PM.
Once agai...

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