Events and Programs

  Join us for toddler Storytime in December, every Friday at 10:30!

December Storytime Calendar

December Events for Our Pre-school Visitors

Click here to see our December calendar of special events.

 English Tea & Afternoon Lecture, January 8th at 12pm

Lecture tea poster 2


Tea Time at The Morton Museum, January 10th at 1:00pm

Join us for tea! Children and parent can experience a special tea time with treats and crafts, and learn about traditional tea etiquette during the late 19th century. Come dressed for tea or as you are. It should make for a delightful afternoon! Contact the Museum to register.

 

tea cups

For ages 4-12

Friends of the Museum can sign up now until Christmas, open registration will begin Dec. 26th.

Pre-registration is required and children must be accompanied by an adult.

 

Spotlight Saturday: Native American Music, January 24th, 10am-4pm

Come and enjoy traditional song, dance, and instruments of Native American culture. Meet and greet with our performers starting at 10am. A special performance will take place at 11am and the C.H. Nash Museum at Chucalissa will be here at 1:30pm with Native Instruments for visitors to play. Crafts will be available throughout the day.

Playing music

 

70th Anniversary of D-Day

Come by the Morton Museum to see the new temporary exhibit commemorating the 70th anniversary of D-Day, and read profiles of local veterans. To learm more about D-Day and WWII, check out these resources from the Burch Library.

 

Sargent photo

 Photograph by Robert F. Sargent of the U.S. Coast Guard, shows troops wading toward the beaches of Normandy on D-Day, June 6, 1944.