Due to unexpected production difficulties, mailing of the November edition of "Plains Talk" has been delayed. It should be arriving to homes by early December.
We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. However, the on-line version is now available here, on the town website. Just click on the "PLAINS TALK Newsletters" link on the top left section of this page.
All are invited to attend the annual Christmas Tree Lighting and Arrival of Santa Claus which will be held on Sunday, December 7th beginning at 6:00 pm at the Merchant Block.
In the event of inclement weather, Santa will arrive at the Community Center.
OUR PUBLIC HEALTH NURSE WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR FREE CONSULTATION, BLOOD PRESSURE TESTING AND MORE AT THE COMMUNITY CENTER 1-3 PM, THIS MONDAY, NOVEMBER 24, 2014:The Board of Health Public Health Nurse Cindie Bella is available at the Community Center on Jim Fear Drive on the second and fourth Monday of each month between 1:00 pm and 3:00 pm.
The Morris Plains Recreation Commission has announced their lineup of programs for the Winter/Springl season. With all of these different activities, there is certain to be something for everyone!!
Please click on the individual programs listed below to retrieve a flyer describing that particular program in detail. The final item on the list is the Registration Form required to enroll in any of the programs.
The December selection is "Art of Arranging Flowers" byLynne Branard.PLEASE CLICK HERE for more information.
Trinity Lutheran Church, located at 131 Mountain Way in Morris Plains is holding a Christmas Workshopon .
Featured are make your own children's crafts, gingerbread houses and luminaries. Please join us as we celebrate Advent.
Admission is a non-perishable food item for the Interfaith Food Pantry.
Every Tuesday morning at 10:30 AM, "Story Time With Jessica" is held at the Morris Plains Liabrary.
All children ages 3 - 5 are welcome.
Please call the Library directly at (973) 538-2599 for more information.
The Impulse Handbell Ensemble, a nationally-known youth handbell choir from Monmouth County, NJ, will give a concert, open to the public, on Sunday, November 23, 2014 at 6:00 pm at The Presbyterian Church of Morris Plains, 400 Speedwell Avenue, Morris Plains, NJ 07950.
Presented by the Walsh Memorial Bell Choir, this is a musical event the whole family will enjoy.
There is no admission charge; a free-will offering will be received. There will be a reception after the concert.
The Plaza Diner and Restruant in Morris Plains is sponsoring a fundraising event on November 22nd. from 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM. The diner will donate $1.00 to "Coupons for the Community" for each flyer turned in with a meal. The coupons will then be used to shop for food needed by the Community Soup Kitchen. They will also be accepting donations of non-perishable foods and toiletry items for the Community Soup Kitchen.
Saint Virgil Academy, located at 238 Speedwell Avenue in Morris Plains, invites all families to attend the school’s first open house of the year.
The event will be held on Friday, November 21 from 7:50 AM to 9:00 AM at the PreK-3 through Grade 8 school.
Registration for the 2015 - 2016 school year begins in January.
The Recreation Commission has announced sevveral new classes for November and December. Included are:
- "The Magic of Reading" classes
- Holiday Traditions Craft Class
- Make Believe Adventures classes
- Gingerbread Dreams Class
- Annual Cookie Exchange.
Curbside leaf pickup will continue until early December.
DO NOT put grass, sticks, vines or stones in leaves.
Rake leaves to curbside.
DO NOT PUT LEAVES IN BAGS. Put them in neat piles at curbside.