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A Message from Morton

Though we just made it through Blizzard Stella, Spring is just around the corner and there is plenty to look forward to at Morton. Our usual fantastic events, Richard’s Acoustic Nights, Mid-Hudson Classical Guitar Society concerts, and book groups, will be joined by new and exciting endeavors.  The Hudson Valley Playwrights present “A Middle Class […]

TUESDAY’S TIP

NASA.GOV March 21, 2017 If you read the book, “Hidden Figures” by Margot Lee Shetterly or if you watched the movie, “Hidden Figures” based on the book, you may want to know more information about a history of rockets, Project Mercury, Langley Research Center, hidden figures (Mary Jackson, Katherine Johnson and Dorothy Vaughan), etc. You […]

Morton Board Meeting Dates

The meetings of the Morton Board are held on the first Thursday of every month at 5:00 p.m. January 5, 2017, February 2, 2017, March 2, 2017, April 6, 2017, May 4, 2017, June 1, 2017, July 6, 2017, August 3, 2017, September 7, 2017, October 5, 2017, November 2, 2017, December 7, 2017.

eBooks for Kids!

The library has expanded services with a new digital collection website experience just for kids. The main MHLS Digital Download Collection now has a separate site to provide a safe and easy browsing experience for kids. Libraries recognize the need to provide a safe environment for kids to browse library materials. Just as the children’s […]

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Morton Roars – 1920’s Fundraising Gala Sneak Peek

Dear Morton Library Supporter, On April 30, 2016, Morton Memorial Library and Community House will hold its annual Morton Day Fundraiser.  This year’s event, “Morton Roars: Boas and Bow Ties,” in the style of the Roaring Twenties, will feature the Big Blue Big Band, a 17-piece swing ensemble, and Abby Saxon’s Rhinebeck Dance Group.  As […]

BOAS AND BOW TIES A FUN TIME FOR ALL!

Thank you to all who made “Morton Framed” a success!

The recent fundraiser “Morton Framed” was a big success! Thanks to all who attended, made donations, and participated in the Mystery of Levi P. Morton performances and the live auction of the beautiful frames! Many thanks to these individuals for your work on “Morton Framed” – Morton Board of Trustees: Development Committee Molly O’Gorman (Chair), […]

Mid-Hudson Library System Bulletin lauds Morton Director for advocacy

Morton Memorial Library & Community House director, Joanne Meyer, has done a nice job in their newsletter to promote Hudson Valley Reads: “Many readers know what it’s like to enter the library and browse the shelves to discover something new and interesting to read. Well, through our Web site (morton.rhinecliff.lib.ny.us), you can discover a new […]

Dutchess County Job Resource Center:

Dutchess County Job Resource Center: Online access to help with finding a job & developing your career. Includes resumé & interviewing tips, job & career resources for veterans, practical answers to common questions about finding a job & more.