News & Events at Morton Library


Thanksgiving Hours

The library will close early at 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 25.

We will be closed on Thursday & Friday, November 26 & 27.

We will re-open the library at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday, November 28.

We wish everyone a Happy Thanksgiving!


Now Available at Morton Library -

New and free at Morton Public Library, offers thousands of online video tutorials that can help you learn software, technology, creative and business skills to achieve personal and professional goals.

  • Available at any computer in the library
  • Thousands of courses to choose from

At this time, lynda.comis only available to our patrons while in the library, not remotely, but you can preview many of their course selections from home and learn more about what is offered at


Library Reads November List

Library Reads November Listclick here

Are you a library patron that loves to browse the "New Books" shelves? Then you might want to check out Library Reads!

What is Library Reads?
Library Reads is a list of the top ten books that librarians across the country love. Librarians and library staff from across the country vote each month for their favorite books. Each month’s list is made up of adult fiction & non fiction titles that are newly published that month. Whichever ten books get the most nominations go onto the monthly list.

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After School Lego Club

Morton Public Library will be hosting an
After School Lego Club!

  • Mondays, November 2, 16 & 30 from 3:00-4:00 p.m.
  • For Children ages 6-12
  • Registration is required - call 309-263-2200

The Lego Club will meet at the Morton Public Library on Mondays, November 2, 16, & 30 from 3:00-4:00 pm. Kids will share their building skills in a small group setting. A sample project will be presented, however, the kids will be free to use their own creativity. The club will be led by Sue Rose. 
Registration is required. To register call the Morton Public Library at 309-263-2200.


Faxing Now Available at Morton Library

Faxing service is now available at Morton Library!

You can now send and receive faxes
for $1.00 per page, up to 10 pages. Cover page is free.

Questions? Ask at the circulation desk or call the library at 263-2200.

Our fax service is being offered on a trial basis to determine demand.