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

Community Park Pool


The Morris Plains Community Park Pool is located at 51 Jim Fear Drive in Morris Plains. It is set in a quiet park and includes:

  • An adult pool (132 feet x 72 feet) with a diving board and a sliding board
  • A wading pool (36 feet x 25 feet and 18” deep) with two events
  • Snack bar (you may also bring your own refreshments)
  • Picnic area
  • Playground
  • Basketball court
  • Special member events such as evening splash parties, BBQs

The pool offers swim lessons at an additional cost, as well as a popular summer swim team (visit for more information).

Season and Hours of Operation

The Morris Plains Community Pool typically opens after the Morristown High School last day of school (when lifeguards are available) and closes on Labor Day. During the season, the pool opens daily at noon and closes at 7:00 p.m.



2022 POOL Membership Form (1) (download PDF)

Online Registration

When registering online, you will have the option to pay by credit and/or debit card. *You will be assessed a 2.65% credit or debit card fee by Municipay of the total amount of the charge, or $3.00, whichever is greater.  Municipay is a third-party contracted by the Borough, but otherwise unaffiliated with the Borough of Morris Plains.

You may also register online or use the PDF form above and mail/drop off check at the Community Center.  Annual stickers will be mailed.

Please carefully read these documents to obtain membership rates, instructions for joining, and rules and regulations. *Review the protocol pertaining to Covid before joining the pool.

All members are required to have a pool photo ID. The ID can be obtained by sending a photo to, and the ID will be created and mailed.

Guests are permitted for a fee of $10/per guest, if accompanied by a pool member.


For more information, please contact the Community Center at 973-538-3544 or email


Pool and Snack Bar Director – Joseph Cecala
Assistant Pool and Snack Bar Director – Christina Chase

For Membership Questions

Please contact Karleen Leahey at the Community Center at 973-538-3544 Monday through Thursday, or email .