The first Met Bus Trip of this fall is Tuesday, October 4th, to the ever popular Metropolitan Museum of Art. The second trip will be November 2nd to the Guggenheim Art Museum and the December trip will on December 7th to the Metropolitan Museum of Art. For a fee of $50, you will be provided coach bus service from the Community Church of Mtn. Lakes parking lot to the curb in front of the museum as well as a museum talk on the way in to the city and a snack and beverage on the way home. The museum entrance fee is on you so you are free to shop or visit a different museum if you choose to do that instead. The bus leaves at 9 am and returns around 4 pm. What an easy way to have a daytrip into the city! For more information or to sign up, please call the church office at 973-334-6500.
Jazz Nativity returns to The Community Church of Mountain Lakes on December 11th at 4:00 pm. Last year’s Jazz Nativity was well loved, so Jazz Nativity returns with a new story, The First Noel. The First Noel: a Jazz Nativity is a creative retelling of the Christmas narrative through jazz and storytelling. It will feature Moments Notice, a jazz ensemble of local musicians affiliated with Westminster Choir College in Princeton, NJ, as well as characters from the Christmas story who will share their personal takes on the old, old story. Jazz Nativity is offered as a free community program for the holidays. It is suitable for families with children as well as adults of all ages. A reception will follow the program. The Community Church of Mountain Lakes is located at 48 Briarcliff Road in Mountain Lakes, New Jersey and is a member congregation of the United Church of Christ. For more information, contact the Church Office at 973-334-6500 or email or visit the church website.
Borough Council meetings are held the 2nd and 4th Mondays of each month in the Meeting Room at Borough Hall, unless otherwise noted. The Borough Council normally has only one meeting during the summer months of July and August and during the month of December. The exact dates for this year’s meetings may be found in the Community Calendar. The public portion of the meeting convenes at 8:00 pm. An executive session, if necessary, at which the public is not present, begins at 7:30 pm.
Mountain Lakes is located in north-central New Jersey where the rolling hills of the New Jersey's Piedmont region meet the rocky outcroppings of the Highlands.
In 1910, Mountain Lakes was a rural woodland owned by a few families with names such as Righter, Grimes, Ball and Van Duyne. In the space of ten years, however, the entire face of Mountain Lakes changed from a wilderness of Dutch and English properties to a planned suburban community. Learn More