Category Archives: News

What could you do with $100 in lottery tickets?

When you buy raffle tickets for our holiday lottery ticket tree, you support the Friends of the Morse Institute Library – and if you win, you get $100 worth of Massachusetts lottery tickets! The possibilities are endless. Raffle tickets are $5 /1 ticket, or $20/5 tickets and are available at the circulation desk on the […]

Holiday shopping at our Children’s & Tweens Book Sale

Take care of holiday shopping and support your library! Come to the Friends’ Holiday Children’s and Tweens Book Sale on Sunday, December 10, 1:00-4:30 pm. No Friends book sale would be complete without a bake sale to go along with it…  So stop by and pick up some books for your young friends and family […]

September Book Sale

Merci! Thank you! Gracias! Salamat! to everyone who donated to, volunteered, and shopped at our Sept book sale.  Together we added $8,502.91 to the Friends’ coffers.  This translates to more monies for the Library’s various programs including Speed Reads, Museum Passes, enhancements, programming for Children, Young Adults and Adults and many other needs. Don’t forget […]

September Book Sale Coming Up!

September is here and so is the Friends’ Book, Bake and Music Sale.  Mark it on your calendars – Sept 16 and 17. See you there.

May Book Sale

Thank you to all of our Friends who volunteered and/or shopped at our May book, music and bake sales. The Friends earned over $8000 to support library programs! Next sale is on Sept 16 and 17, see you then!

Museum Passes

If you are one of the few who have not used the museum passes program at the Morse Library, then it is time!  Morse has passes to a long list of museums, events and parks available to all library card holders. The library has just added a pass to the Trustees of Reservation to its roster. […]

Library Events

Don’t forget to check out the Events link above for upcoming summer Friends-sponsored library events.  The Friends sponsor various library programs for children, teens, and adults.  On the list are many exciting and fun events for the whole family!

January 2017 Book Sale

Many thanks to all the volunteers, buyers and donors to our January Book Sale.  As always, without you this sale would not have been possible.  We just added $9,470.60 to our coffers.  This translates to many new books, programs, passes, etc. for the library.   Next sale is on May 21 & 22, see you then!

January Book Sale

… fast approaching.  Please be sure to come and check out the myriad of books, music, puzzles and many more items that will be offered on Jan 21 (9:30-4:30) and Jan 22 (noon-3:00) at the Lower level of the Morse Library.  And don’t forget, the bake sale table will be jam-packed with delicious home-baked goodies. […]

Book Sizzle – a Morse Institute Library Newsletter

The Friends Newsletter will no longer be published.  Going forward, Friends’ information will be included in the Book Sizzle, an online newsletter published by the Morse Library.  The Sizzle is chock full of information, announcements and events. To subscribe, please go to the Newsletter Archive page (above) for a link that will take you directly to the library subscription […]