It is not too late to register for the 2014/15 school year at St. Virgil Academy. Registrations are being accepted through the school office located at 238 Speedwell Avenue, Morris Plains. The office is open during regular school hours and can be reached on 973-539-7267. SVA is a co-educational PreK-3 through Grade 8 school on the campus of St. Virgil Parish. The parish is committed to providing a Catholic education to any family who wishes to make that dream a reality. Contact the office to learn more about the school’s top-notch program.
For a safer, cleaner street, brush should be placed out for pick-up no earlier than 48 HOURS prior to scheduled pick-up date.
We ask your cooperation in making Brush Pick-up more efficient by observing the following guildlines:
- NO BRANCHES OR LIMBS MORE THAN 3 INCHES IN DIAMETER WILL BE PICKED UP. Only branches, limbs and logs that can be chipped will be collected.
- SMALL LIMBS AND TWIGS should be tied in 1-FOOT ROUND BUNDLES NO LONGER THAN 6 FEET.
- ALL BRANCHES, LIMBS OR LOGS should be no longer than 6 feet, neatly stacked, all in one direction. No more than 3 inhes in diameter is allowed. CHIPPER LIMITS.
- VINES AND PRICKER BUSHES must be tied in BUNDLES.
- STUMPS are to be free of DIRT AND DEBRIS.
- NO LEAVES OR GRASS CLIPPINGS are allowed with Brush Pick-Up.
- NO LUMBER, METAL, BUILDING MATERIAL OR FOREIGN DEBRIS are allowed.
The Morris Plains Recreation Commission has announced their lineup of programs for the Fall season. With 13 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 Morris Plains Farmer's Market is now open for is 12th season.
The Market is open every Saturday (rain or shine) thru October 11, 2014 from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM at the parking lot of the Merchant Block in town.
Upcoming Special Events to be held at the Farmers Market include:
Saturday, Sep. 6th:
DJ Kevin Soutar on Stage:
On September 28 the Morris Plains Rotary Pancake Breakfast will be held at the Community Center on Jim Fear Drive.
All You Can Eat – serving from 8 AM to 11AM
Tickets: Adults $8 Children $5 (ages 3-12) can be purchased at the door or are available at:
Morris Plains Liberty Gas & Convenience
The Sports Page
Or see any Morris Plains Rotarian for tickets or questions
TransOptions works with community organizations and municipal governments to help improve the safety, mobility, accessibility and quality of life in northwest New Jersey. Our community-based efforts focus on making streets safe and efficient to all users, while emphasizing the importance of transportation to economic development.
To Find a carpool, find a Park and Ride, Bus & Train Schedules, click on the following link: www.transoptions.org
CONTENTS OF 50 YEAR OLD BOROUGH TIME CAPSULE UNEARTHED ON JUNE 28TH. NOW ON DISPLAY AT MORRIS PLAINS MUSEUM:
The contents of the Time Capsule, buried at Community Park in June, 1964 and opened on June 28, 2014, are now on display at the Morris Plains Museum. The Morris Plains Museum is open Saturdays, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. or by special appointment (call 973-267-3303).
St. Virgil Academy (SVA), conveniently located on the campus of St. Virgil Parish on Speedwell Avenue in Morris Township, is currently accepting registrations for their three- and four-year-old preschool classes.
The well-established program offers an enriching Montessori-based curriculum—including S.T.E.M., flexible hours and a highly qualified and certified staff who teach in a safe, nurturing environment. Extended before and aftercare hours are available, along with full and half day options. Knowing how crucial these early education years are to a child’s development, SVA prides itself on offering families an exceptional program that caters to individual needs.
Disaster and major event impacts do not end at town lines. So, Morris County has created a system where towns and the county can post to a single social stream. YOU choose the device and social network that you will retrieve them on. Turn to "MCUrgent" during events that affect multiple towns or where the impact is county wide.
- On Facebook - facebook.com/MCUrgent
- On Twitter - twitter.com.MCUrgent
- For Text Msg - "follow @MCUrgent" to 40404
- On the WEB - MorrisOEM.org
Please click on the link below to begin the online registration process for your child:
1 - Register online in order to attend "Step Up Night" on June 6, 2014.
2 - Submit Waver Form,
REGISTRATION AND WAIVER DEADLINE FOR ALL OTHER STUDENTS IS JULY 31, 2014.