Shelby County Public Library - Shelbyville, Indiana

Welcome to the VELMA WORTMAN MORRISTOWN BRANCH of the Shelby County Public Library. Our library is dedicated to Mrs. Velma Wortman who was the first high school librarian at Morristown. We are pleased to honor Mrs. Wortman. 


::  If your child (birth-age 5) lives in the Waldron, IN or Morristown, IN School District, register for Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library! 

Every month, until their fifth birthday, your child will receive a FREE book appropriate for their age. 

REGISTER HERE or stop in at our Morristown Library branch and we will get you registered!

The Velma Wortman Morristown Branch of the Shelby County Public Library is located across from the Bluebird at: 

127 E Main St. Morristown, IN 46161

Hours of Operation:

  • Mon Oct. 2, 9 & 16: 10am-5pm
  • Tues: 10am-6pm
  • Wed: 12pm-8pm
  • Thurs-Fri: 10am-6pm 
  • Saturday: 9am-5pm 

PHONE: 765-818-1718
FAX: 765-818-1719

Morristown Staff:

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(You must have an OverDrive account set up to use eBooks.)

:: Learn more about our Digital Library!

:: Book a Librarian for help using OverDrive !

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:: Cookbook Exchange - Nov 1-30 *Main Library

:: Wrap Your Gifts at the Library - Dec 1-23 *Main Library

:: Wrap Your Gifts at the Morristown Branch - Dec 4-9 *Velma Wortman SCPL Morristown Branch

:: Books and Brew: Not your Mother's Book Club - Nov 30 @ 7 p.m. *Cagney's Pizza King

:: Pics with Santa and Mrs. Claus - Dec 5 @ 6 p.m. *Main Library

:: Morristown Christmas Tea - Dec 7 @ 6 p.m. *Velma Wortman SCPL Morristown Branch

:: Dungeons & Dragons - (Teens Dec. 9 @ 1 p.m.*TEEN D&D IS FULL - PLEASE CALL TO GET ON A WAITING LIST 317-398-7121 EXT. 244*) / Teens/Adults (Dec. 7 & 21 @ 6 p.m.) *Main Library

:: Books and Brew: Not your Mother's Book Club - Dec 14 @ 7 p.m. *Cagney's Pizza King

:: Christmas Movies - Dec 18-22 *Library Annex, the Carnegie East Wing - Room A

:: MERRY CHRISTMAS! - Dec. 25 & 26 *The Library will be CLOSED in honor of the holiday.

:: Friends of the Library Mtg - Feb 13 @ 4 p.m. *Main Library

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