Storytime with Sandy

Missing story hour at Morton Memorial Library? We miss you too but are happy to be able to ask you to join us Friday at 11:00 am for a new storytime coming to you from the wonderful hamlet of Rhinecliff! Just click on this link. Sandy can’t bring you to the children’s library at Morton […]

“Rhinecliff’s Morton Memorial Library remains a busy venue”

Thank you, Anthony Musso in the Poughkeepsie Journal for a lovely article about Morton Memorial Library & Community House. We look forward to continuing getting back to our onsite community service as soon as we are all back to ‘normal’. Until then keep checking back for ideas that you can enjoy in your own safe […]

UPDATE: Morton Closed – Information Regarding COVID-19

In order to keep our community safe and in accordance with Governor Cuomo’s Executive Order, Morton Memorial Library will remain closed through at least Tuesday May 5th. All library programs and events are cancelled at least through Tuesday May 5th. We will continue to post library updates on our website, Facebook, and Instagram. Fines will […]

Tuesday’s Tip

Universal Class                April 14, 2020 One of the latest additions to database offerings in the Mid-Hudson Library System is Universal Class. It’s an offering of over 500 classes, some with certificates of completion available or continuing education Units (CEUs). Check out the full catalog here: Best of all, […]

A Message from Morton COVID-19 Edition

At this time we remain closed but are planning for when we will be open for curbside service. All in-person programs are postponed until further notice. Our first concern is the safety of our patrons and our staff, so we want to continue to offer services, just in styles in line with the times. Lawrence’s […]

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 8, 2020, February 6, 2020, March 5, 2020, April 2, 2020, May 7, 2020, June 4, 2020, August 6, 2020, September 3, 2020, October 1, 2020, November 5, 2020, December 3, 2020.

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 […]