Morris Plains the Community of Caring
531 Speedwell Ave, Morris Plains, NJ 07950     973-538-2224

Morris Plains Community Center

Building AmenitiesCommunity Center

The Community Center offers:

  • 3 general use, classroom-style rooms (one is for exercise activities only)
  • A conference room (food, drinks, arts/crafts not permitted)
  • A gymnasium/all-purpose room with a stage
  • Restroom facilities
  • Kitchen facilities with refrigerator, stove, industrial sinks

Eligibility for Use

The use of the Morris Plains Community Center is free of charge to any organization that meets the following criteria:

  • The organization must be a charitable, volunteer or community program. Businesses and private individuals are not eligible to use the Community Center.
  • The member of your organization who is making the request must reside in the Borough of Morris Plains, not just have a Morris Plains mailing address.
  • The applicant is responsible to ensure that the policies and procedures for using the community center are followed.

How to Request Use of the Community Center

The Facility Coordinator will contact the applicant to verify whether the request has been approved.

Link here to view the Community Center Calendar.

Online application



51 Jim Fear Drive
Morris Plains, NJ 07950

Hours of Operation

Monday – Thursday: 
9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

The Community Center is closed Friday, Saturday and Sunday except by special arrangement.

Facility Coordinator

Larry Ripley, Facility Coordinator


Facility Coordinator Hours:
Monday, Tuesday & Thursday from 9:00 a.m. until 12:30 p.m.