Community Announcements

September 19, 2020

MADISON, NJ - The Madison Library announced that they will be offering a pop-up library in their courtyard beginning September 20. The pop-up library will take place on Sunday's from 1-4pm beginning September 20.  Residents can stop by to pick up books they placed on hold as well as browse ...

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The Madison Area YMCA is excited to share that Christine McIntyre, LCSW, has been recently appointed as the new Director of Project Community Pride of the Madison Area YMCA. Prior to taking on the role of Director, Christine served as a Program Specialist at Project Community Pride for more than ...

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MADISON, NJ - Choosing a childcare and early childhood education “second home” is an important and consequential decision for parents and children. The teachers and staff at the F.M. Kirby Children’s Center of the Madison Area YMCA understand this decision and its resulting transition and how best ...

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MADISON, NJ - Do you have old cameras? Sign up and bring them to the "Cash for Cameras" event at the Madison PhotoPlus store on Friday September 25 and Saturday September 26. Limited spots are available. Sign up HERE   Read More: 2 Morristown High School Students Named National Merit ...

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AGENDA MADISON HOUSING AUTHORITY SEPTEMBER 15, 2020 REGULAR MEETING 24 CENTRAL AVENUE – CONFERENCE ROOM VIA ZOOM 4:30 P.M. ZOOM MEETING INFORMATION: CALL IN NUMBER: 646-558-8656 MEETING ID: 935 7695 9156 ROLL CALL NEW JERSEY OPEN PUBLIC MEETINGS ACT NOTICE Adequate notice of this meeting ...

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The First Baptist Church of Madison is hosting a second day of no-fee COVID-19 and antibody testing from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 9 outdoors at the Madison Area YMCA, 111 Kings Road in Madison. There is no charge for the testing but advance registration is required online. You can ...

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MADISON, NJ -The classrooms at the F.M. Kirby Children's Center of the Madison Area YMCA will work and look different this year.  "That hasn't changed is the Kirby Center's dedication to fostering a safe and healthy learning environment for all students", said staff.  Here is a virtual tour ...

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The First Baptist Church of Madison is hosting a second day of no-fee COVID-19 and antibody testing from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 9 outdoors at the Madison Area YMCA, 111 Kings Road in Madison. There is no charge for the testing but advance registration is required online. You can ...

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The Madison Area YMCA is offering custom pod classes for our Fall 1 program session to meet the varying needs of our members and community. Pods provide maximum flexibility in creating an instructor- or coach-led Gymnastics, School of Performing Arts (SOPA), Sports skill development, or Y Ninja Gym ...

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MADISON, NJ - Tri Town Cares will be sponsoring a panel discussion on Tuesday August 25 titled 'Helping Your Child Transition to Their New School Reality'. The discussion will take place over zoom at 7:30pm. Presenters will include Cara Maksimow, LCSW Maximize Wellness Counseling and Coaching, ...

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MADISON, NJ - The Borough of Madison will be holding their second Community Conversation event on Saturday August 29 from 4pm - 6pm outside the Madison Community Arts Center. The center is located at 10 Kings Road in Madison. Community members will engage in discussions to create a mission ...

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MADISON, NJ - Residents looking to get tested for COVID-19 can not get the test in Madison. On Wednesday August 26 from 11am - 7pm, COVID_19 and Antibody testing will be available at the Madison Area YMCA. The event is not organized by the Borough of Madison. For questions, email ...

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At the Madison Area YMCA, we are excited to offer expanded opportunities that support adult, youth and family health, wellness and development! We are gearing up for our 5-week Fall 1 Session, beginning on Monday, September 14. Online registration for the Madison Area YMCA’s Fall 1 Programs session ...

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MADISON, NJ - The Madison Public Library continues to offer contactless pickup for community members. Residents can place a hold via our catalog, by calling (973-377-0722) or by emailing  reference@madison.mainlib.org  for adult requests or at childrens@madison.mainlib.org  for children’s and ...

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Ready to make a splash with outdoor aquatics at the Madison Area YMCA’s partner pools Florham Park Municipal Pool and Chatham Fish & Game Club? Lifeguards and health and safety officers are on duty throughout all of our aquatics offerings. Outdoor lap swim reservations are available for ...

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Each week, the teachers and staff at the F.M. Kirby Children’s Center of the Madison Area YMCA prepare a curriculum that promotes growth and development for children 0-5 years old. The classroom landscape encompasses enhanced health and safety guidelines while providing an enriching learning ...

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The F.M. Kirby Children’s Center continues to welcome new and returning families since its reopening on June 15. In preparation, the teachers and staff are determined to create a new type of classroom landscape, one that not only encompasses the new health and safety guidelines while also promoting ...

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The Madison Area YMCA is excited to announce more of its outdoor aquatics programming offerings at both the Florham Park Municipal Pool and Chatham Fish and Game, both of which continue to host training for the Y’s competitive Mariners Swim Team. With health and safety as our top priority, we ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -  Today, Monday, July 20, the state took its first tangible steps to keep track of travelers going or coming from areas known to have had recent spikes in their case numbers. For the past few weeks, the number of states on that list — which currently stands at 22 — has increased.

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MADISON, NJ - This year would have marked the 46th anniversary of Madison's Bottle HIll Day. However, during their meeting on June 16, the Madison Downtown Development Commission (DDC) voted to cancel its annual street festival,originally scheduled for Saturday, October 3, 2020, due to the ongoing ...

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Chatham, NJ—Volunteers from the Madison Chatham Coalition (MCC), Municipal Alliance Committee of the Chathams (MACC), law enforcement of the Chathams, Chatham Borough government and all four alcohol retailers in Chatham participated in the second Sticker Shock campaign of the year on June 24 and ...

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The Madison Area YMCA is hosting a Drop-off Food Drive, Monday, July 6 through Friday, July 10 to help support the First Baptist Church of Madison's Food Pantry. Due to rising levels of food insecurity, food banks are struggling to restock their pantries, so the YMCA is pitching in to help to feed ...

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MADISON, NJ - The Madison Public Library will be opening by appointment only on July 7th.  The library will be open for browsing appointments and for computer use appointments. While they are open for appointments,  patrons are encouraged to use their contactless pickup service.  The library ...

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The voices and laughter from students are once again filling the classrooms and multiple outdoor playgrounds on the spacious campus of the F.M. Kirby Children’s Center of the Madison Area YMCA. On Monday June 15, the Center welcomed its children and families with open arms after a nearly ...

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MADISON, NJ - The Madison Pool is set to reopen Monday June 22. Registration is available on Community Pass. The following guidelines were announced: MCP is instituting rigorous health and safety protocol, which includes stepped up disinfecting and sanitation MCP will be open 7 ...

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MADISON, NJ - Vigils, demonstrations and processions have been held across the country in response to the killing of George Floyd by a police officer in Minneapolis. Tomorrow, Wednesday June 3, a vigil to end racial injustice in the United States will be held in Madison. The event will be held ...

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The Museum of Early Trades & Crafts (METC) is offering no commitment camp registration at www.metc.org, with payment due at a later time. As the COVID-19 situation evolves, METC is exploring a range of options for summer camp this year. Parents and guardians will be able to indicate their ...

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MADISON, NJ -  Moms Helping Moms, a local baby supply and diaper bank will be hosting a collection on Friday May 15, from 10am - 2pm at the Madison Area YMCA> The organization provides low income mothers and families with critical essentials for their children.  Items needed ...

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MADISON, NJ- Looking for a new book? The Madison Library is recommending, The Radium Girls by Kate Moore (available on Hoopla and CloudLibrary)- The incredible true story of the women who fought America's Undark danger. The Curies' newly discovered element of radium makes gleaming headlines ...

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The Museum of Early Trades & Crafts (METC) is embarking on a new social project, Share Your Story.  The purpose of the project is to collect stories from the community amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Participants will be able to document their personal experiences of living in New Jersey during ...

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