OUR PUBLIC HEALTH NURSE WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR FREE CONSULTATION, BLOOD PRESSURE TESTING AND MORE AT THE COMMUNITY CENTER 1-3 PM, NEXT MONDAY, MAY 23, 2016:
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.
Ms. Bella is available to provide blood pressure screenings, basic health information, referrals to health-related services, and to answer general questions.
Activities will begin with a Memorial Service at Roberts Garden at 9:00 AM.
The Parade will start from Roberts Garden at 9:30 AM heading south on Mountain Way to Rosedale Avenue, making a left turn onto Speedwell Avenue to head toward town. It will continue to Route 53 and end at the Watnong VFW.
THE PUBLIC IS ALWAYS WELCOME!
On WEDNESDAAY, May 25th.The League of Woman Voters will hold a presentation on Stemming the Rising Tide Of Opioid Abuse. The presentation will be held at the Alexander Hamilton School in Morristown from 7:30 to 9:00 PM. All are Welcome to attend!!
We welcome new business neighbor, “Riviera Maya Taqueria” to Morris Plains.
Now open at 1767 Route 10E. Hours: 11:00 am to 9:00 pm.
Now enrolling "SUMMER FUN" at the Morris Plains Co-op Play School. Join us for a six-week summer camp held primarily outdoors. Open to all 3 to 5 year-old children.
Choose two or four mornings a week, flexible weeks (minimums apply).
This program is for children grades K - 4 (or those reading at a 4th grade level or below). It is designed to help children who encounter difficulties with literacy or those who want to gain confidence in their reading skills.
The May and June classes will be held in a new location - The Mountain Way School Library.
MORRIS PLAINS BOROUGH NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR AFFORDABLE HOUSING LOCATED AT DAVENPORT VILLAGE:April 18, 2016
The Borough of Morris Plains, through its agent Madison Affordable Housing Corporation, is now accepting applications for 56 units of affordable housing at 260 Tabor Road. The building, known as Davenport Village, has one, two and three bedroom apartments for seniors (over 55) and families with qualified very low, low and moderate incomes. Each apartment has a full kitchen with appliances. All units have their own heating and air conditioning units. The building has an elevator system, and laundry facilities are available.
An Application for Davenport Village, including income requirements, is available by clicking on the link below. Applications are also available at the Borough Clerk’s office at Town Hall, 531 Speedwell Ave., 2nd. Floor, and at the Morris Plains Library.
There will be two public meetings to explain eligibility requirements and answer questions. An evening meeting is scheduled for 7:00 PM on April 28, 2016. A daytime meeting is scheduled for 2:00 PM on May 11, 2016. Both meetings will be held at the Morris Plains Community Center, 51 Jim Fear Drive, Morris Plains, N.J.
PLEASE CLICK HERE for Preliminary Application , Instructions and Income Requirements.
PLEASE CLICK HERE for a rendering of Davenport Village and individual apartment layouts.
Please go to the website listed below for more information and news about our organization and our official fund drive letter.
Or send your donation to:
Morris Plains Fire Association
PO Box 281
Morris Plains, New Jersey 07950
Remember Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Detectors and Save Lives!!
Thank you for your donation.
The May selection is "My Antonia" by Willa Cather.
The programs this year offer a wide range of activities for the children of Morris Plains. Registration forms will be available at the Morris Plains Community Center as well as in the link below. Registration will begin at the Community Center starting April 13, 2016.
The Morris Plains Community Park Pool has it's own website containing much more information regarding Community Park Pool activities. It can be accessed at: www.morrisplainspool.com
Listed below are six new programs that will be offered by the MP Recreation Commission this Spring.
Please click on a specific program for details:
Classes are limited to 15 students, and you MUST register in advance.
Kids ages 5 - 13 only. Helmets and bike required.
Classes held the second Sunday of each month.
April and May classes are already filled.
The Morris School District Community School is teaming up with Morris Plains Recreation to offer a variety of exiciting trips this Spring.
A "Clean Communities" section has been added to this website. It can be found in the upper left hand portion of this page under the "Organizations & Activities" section. This new section will contain information on the Morris Plains Clean Community Program that is called "Pick Up Morris Plains".
In Morris Plains, non-profit groups volunteer under a state funded mini-grant program to participate in special litter pickup days during the months of October and April. Currently, every street in the borough is covered at least once a year through this program. Mini-grants are available for groups and clubs that wish to participate.
Please visit the new section to find more information on how to curb litter responsibly in Morris Plains and find contact informtion if your organization is interested in participating.
Every Tuesday morning at 10:30 AM, "Story Time With Jessica" is held at the Morris Plains Liabrary.
All children ages 2 - 5 are welcome.
Please call the Library directly at (973) 538-2599 for more information.