The Morristown-Hamblen Library will follow the guidelines below through July:
- Begin to provide normal programming in person and some virtual programming that is already scheduled.
- Masks requested but not required for staff and patrons when attending programming.
- Books and Materials will be quarantined to meet CDC requirements.
- Curbside available if requested:
Curbside service Monday through Saturday.
Curbside hours Monday through Friday 2:30 to 5:30
Saturday curbside hours are 2:30 to 3:30.
SUMMER READING PROGRAM
The Adult Summer Reading Program is currently in session through September 1. Prizes packs are given. There will be drawings for gift cards.
Date Program Time
July 1 Registration Begins
July 13 Bird Nest Necklace Craft 4:30 pm
July 22 Up the Family Tree (genealogy) 4:30 pm
August 3 Lariat Necklace Craft 4:30 pm
August 7 Meet and Greet Local Authors 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
August 17 How to Raise Backyard Chickens 4:00 pm
August 31 Genealogy II (intermediate) 4:00 pm
Please call the library at 423-586-6410 or come to the circulation desk to register for these programs so that we can be sure to have enough materials for everyone attending.
The Lego Club is back for children age 7 to 17. Please call for new schedule and registration.
The Read to a Dog program is back with Pink (Irish Wolfhound) and Hope (lab). Please check with the children’s room for schedule.
The Morristown-Hamblen Library is holding Adult Craft with a Staff once a month. Please call to register.
Note Online Service and Resources Available 24 hours/day:
NEW! Check out all our online resources under the tab Databases for All.
The Library’s many online resources, such as eBooks and audiobooks from Tennessee R.E.A.D.S., are always available at www.morristownhamblenlibrary.org. The Library’s online databases also include Tumblebooks for children, A to Z food, A to Z Maps online, A to Z world food, A to Z world Culture, A to Z World Travel, Lingo Lite, Kanopy, ReadyRosie, and Creativebug. The Tennessee Electronic Library is also available.
If you do not have a library card and would like access to the online library services, please go to our website and fill out the application for an electronic service only card (eCard see link below).
As the coronavirus outbreak develops, please stay up to date on the Library’s plans and continue to access its digital resources by visiting www.morristownhamblenlibrary.org and following Morristown-Hamblen Library on Facebook for updates, listening to WCRK, MUS FIberNet Channel 4, Channel 7 Morristown TV Today, and reading the local newspaper.
E CARDS NOW AVAILABLE!
The Morristown-Hamblen Library issues eCards for patrons in our service area who are unable to come into the library and register for a full-access library card. An eCard will allow you to use all of our online resources, including eBooks, audiobooks, magazines, videos, Great Courses, Creative Bug, TumbleBooks, and Kanopy. An eCard will not be issued if you currently have a full-access library card. The eCard may not be used to check out physical material from the library or access public computers. Complete the eCard registration form HERE and your new eCard number will be emailed to you within 3 business days. If you have questions about eCards or have lost your eCard number, please call the library at 423-586-6410 and ask for Tracy or Penny.