Senior Activities

The Department of Parks and Recreation sponsors a wide variety of recreational activities for residents age 60 and above.  Social activities and trips are organized in cooperation with the Morris Township Senior Citizens Club.  Many of the Department's special events welcome the participation of Township seniors.
  • 1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
  • Last Wednesday of each month.
  • Location: Morris Mews
Call the Parks and Recreation Office to register.

Card Party
  • 1:30 - 3:30 p.m.
  • First and third Wednesdays of each month.
  • Location: Municipal Building/Senior Activity Room  
Game of bridge or Skip Bo and enjoy a cup of coffee. We have a friendly group of bridge players who welcome new faces. A men's group also meets at these times. Call the Parks and Recreation Office to register.  Learn or improve your game.  If you cannot come to every session, you may want to add your name to our substitute list.

  • 10 a.m.
  • Each Monday, from September through June
  • Location: Fairchild Firehouse
A gentle non-impact program designed for the continuance of healthy seniors to begin or maintain fitness. Fun, safe, and effective, this class is designed for older adults who want to stay fit. Please call the Parks and Recreation Office to register. 

Club for Seniors
  • 1 p.m.
  • Monthly
  • Meets at Washington Valley Chapel, 57 Kadenah Road, Morristown, NJ
If you are 60 years of age or older, you are eligible to join our Senior Citizens’ Club that gives the senior residents of the Township of Morris an opportunity to establish great lasting comrades. The club offers many fun and informational activities. Dues are $8 per year, upon joining you will receive the monthly Senior Newsletter. If interested, contact the Parks and Recreation Office.

  • 10 a.m. - Noon
  • Each Wednesday, from May through October (weather permitting)
  • Location: Hayward Field Playground
This is an outdoor bowling-type game where each player rolls a 4.5-inch ball down an "alley." Increasing attendance attests to the amount of fun you can have. Call the Parks and Recreation Office at to register.

St. Patrick's Day Party

Celebrate with the Township for a great St. Patrick’s Day bash. Plenty of corned beef, cabbage, potatoes, Irish soda bread, and beverages will be on the menu. Come and enjoy great Irish entertainment. If you are not Irish, become Irish for the day! You must call the Parks and Recreation Office to register.

Thanksgiving Day Party
Join us for a preview of Thanksgiving.  Each person pays a fee to include lunch, dessert, and beverages. There will be good entertainment. Call the Parks and Recreation Office to register and for more information.

Valentine Party

Grab a group of friends and come to the Valentine's Day party. Call the Parks and Recreation Office for more information and to register.

Senior Bingo
Senior Card Parties
Senior bocce-balls