Morton will be closing early tonight – 6:00! The movie has been postponed!

After writing the newsletter paragraph about where to check for closing announcements, I didn’t think I’d be needing it immediately – SNOW! We will be showing Sorry to Bother You on Wednesday, November 28th at 6:30 instead of tonight. Stay safe.

A Message from Morton

Happy almost Thanksgiving and, gulp, winter weather! An early heads up, we post on our website, Facebook, Instagram, and, if we have to cancel an event because of inclement weather. We have so many events this weekend so please try to find time in your busy schedule to stop by. Just have to give […]


Food Pantries      November 13, 2018 Food Security is an issue for many families in our communities year round. This holiday season consider donating your time, goods, or money to a local food pantry or food justice organization. Find something in your area and lend a helping hand if you can, or get a […]

Morton Wants to Hear from YOU!

It’s super easy to fill out our Morton SURVEY. It takes very little time and gives us lots of information to make Morton an even more welcoming place to visit and call home!

Morton Board Meeting Dates

The meetings of the Morton Board are held on the first Thursday of every month at 5:30 p.m. January 18, 2018, February 1, 2018, March 1, 2018, April 5, 2018, May 3, 2018, June 7, 2018, August 2, 2018, September 6, 2018, October 4, 2018, November 1, 2018, December 6, 2018.

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 […]


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), […]