Maplewood Public Library 51 Baker St, Maplewood, NJ07040 The Maplewood Public Library houses a selection of books, magazines, music and DVDs, and also offers eBooks. The library…More also offers computers for public use, notary services and meeting rooms, which can be reserved for public use. Homework help is available for kids as well.
Maplecrest Park 239 Oakland Rd, Maplewood, NJ07040 Maplecrest, located near the Hilton Branch of the Library on Springfield Avenue, is one of six public parks in…More Maplewood. Its playing fields and tennis courts make it a popular destination for town and area residents. Also, each summer, the Springfield Avenue Alliance holds its Mayfest festival in the park, which features live music and activities for children such as egg tosses and the moon bounce.
On an average weekday, more than 3,000 passengers board the train at Maplewood's station. Plenty of businesses, as…More well as the Township Municipal Building, the Fire Department and the Public Library are within walking distance. Commuters, who generally don't have the time or inclination to visit the stores, can employ the station's concierge, which offers services such as food pick-ups and dry cleaning drop-off.
The jitney service shuttles riders from stops throughout the town to the train. There are several parking lots surrounding the station, which fill up fast and early. The passageway between platforms features several eye-catching murals of local businesses. For information on train schedules, visit the New Jersey Transit Web site.