South Orange Maplewood are adjoining towns in the suburbs filled with beautiful tree-lined streets, a good public school system, parks, and are less than a half-hour train ride away from NYC. Various recreational activities and attractions in “The Village” downtown area keep residents happy and maintain a balance of small-town comfort with cosmopolitan living. For further information and municipal information, please visit: here
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Maplewood Public Library
The Maplewood Memorial Library is available to residents complete and with books, DVDs, and access to Mango language learning services. Art exhibits are held occasionally and research databases are available for residents to enjoy. For hours and complete information, please click here
Maplewood School System
South Orange and Maplewood residents share a great public school system. From elementary school to high school. Students are encouraged to participate in a range of sports offered through the school and outside of the classroom learning experiences. ESL classes are offered in select schools.
The Maplewood Recreation & Cultural Affairs strives to provide recreational activities ranging from park activities to camp programs and arts & crafts. The community pool offers a great escape from the heat in the summer months and is open from the end of May to Labor Day.
The Newcomers Club
The Newcomers Club of South Orange Maplewood offers a wide variety of programs, events, and activities as a way to connect new residents and their new town and fellow neighbors. Meetings are on the first Wednesday of every month at Morrow Memorial Methodist Church in Maplewood ad events include a wine experience, Movie night, child playgroups, and book clubs. For more information, please click here
South Orange/Maplewood Mothers and More
Mothers & More is a non-profit organization aimed at improving the lives of working mothers in the neighborhood. Women can connect with other women and participate in activities and events to build a social network and support circles. For more information, please click here.