Phone (973) 361-8444

Community Groups

Boy Scout Troop 67

Wharton Scouting BSA Troop 67
For youth ages 11-18
Meetings are weekly during the school year at Wharton United Community Church
20 Church Street
Wharton, NJ 07885
For more information please contact Scoutmaster Michael Elardo

Canal Day

The Canal Day Festival is a yearly old time country fair that celebrates the Morris Canal and its contributions to the development of the communities along its banks. For more information visit their website.

Cub Scout Pack 45

Scoutmaster: Patrick Gallagher
Contact: (973) 361-3533

Pack meets on the third Thursday of the month at the Canfield Avenue School

Knights of Columbus

The Knights of Columbus, Lafayette Council 514 was  chartered in 1901 at Saint Mary's Catholic Church located in Wharton, NJ. Founded on the principles of charity, unity and fraternity, the Knights of Columbus was established in 1882 by Father Michael J. McGivney, assistant pastor of St. Mary's Church in New Haven, Conn., and a group of parishioners. More information can be found at the Knight's of Columbus webpage, contacting Saint Mary's Catholic Church (973) 366-0184, or on Facebook. Meetings are on the 1st and 3rd Mondays of the Month at St. Mary's Catholic Church.


Wharton Kids First Foundation

Dedicated to finding and funding new and diverse educational opportunities for the children of Wharton. The main focus of the foundation is on building funds toward a growth oriented endowment. This endowment, similar to those found at private schools or universities, will eventually serve the children of the Wharton School District for years to come with educational opportunities beyond the scope of state mandates and required courses. 

For more information click here to visit their website

Wharton Pride/Clean Communities

Wharton Pride/Clean Communities is an extension of the Borough's Clean Communities Program each June we host a cleanup day where volunteers come together to clean up the Borough. If you, or your organization would like to participate in Wharton Pride please contact Town Hall.

William J. Hocking American Legion Post #91

Post 91 is a non-profit organization that supports veterans, youth, community and nation. 

For more information click here to visit their website

Borough of Wharton

Wharton is a community of approximately 6,500 residents in the highlands of Morris County. Wharton is located between Routes 15, 46 and 80, stretching south from the main entrance of Picatinny Arsenal, a major army research and development center, to Route 46 abounded on the west by Roxbury Township and the east by Dover and Rockaway Township. The Borough is approximately 2.2 square miles.

Contact Information

10 Robert Street, Wharton,
New Jersey 07885
Phone - (973) 361-8444

Town Hall Office Hours
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM Moday thru Friday

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