Founded in 1990, the Friends of the Morse Institute Library is a volunteer-led non-profit supporting the programs and priorities of the Morse Institute Library. Our funds help provide patrons with museum passes, Speed Reads, large print books, programs for all ages, and much more. Join us!
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Holiday raffle – final days!
Want the chance to win $100 in Mass State Lottery scratch tickets? The last day to buy a ticket at the Circ Desk is Wed, Dec 21. Two winners’ names will be drawn on Dec 22, and all proceeds go to the Friends’ fundraiser for the new bookmobile.
Holiday book sale – children & tweens
Come to the Friends’ annual holiday book sale for children and tweens (age 0-12) from 12:00 to 4:00 pm on Saturday, Dec 4! The sale is in the Community Room on the lower level of the Morse Institute Library, with a wide selection of good-condition books. All books in the sale are $0.50 each.
Two-day fall book/music sale
September 24-25, 2022, Sat 8:30-4:30, Sun 12:00-3:00. 1000s of books + a selection of DVDs/CDs. $1 adult books, $0.50 children’s/tween/teen books. Layout designed for less crowding; children/tween books in a separate room. Music sale (CDs/vinyl) in Morse Room on 1st floor. Masks encouraged.
Friends 2022 Annual Meeting
All members of the Friends are invited to join us (virtually) for our Annual Meeting on Monday, September 12, at 7:00 pm. We’ll have a recap of the past year’s activities and a look forward at exciting plans in the year ahead. You can find the agenda (with Zoom link) here: https://morsefriends.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/09/FOMI-2022-Annual-Meeting-agenda_2022-09-12_final.pdf