Driving Directions to the New Providence Memorial
The Location of NPARC Meetings
The library is at 377 Elkwood Avenue, New Providence, NJ. Please park
in parking lot to the left of the library entrance.
From the East or North: Take Route 24 to Summit and the Summit Ave
Exit. Follow Summit Avenue to Springfield Avenue (Rt 512) in the center of Summit. Turn
right and take Springfield Avenue southwest to New Providence (about 3 miles). You want to
turn right one block before the traffic light in the center of New Providence onto Academy
Street (Academy is the street after Jane Road). Take Academy until it ends on Elkwood
Avenue. The Library is straight ahead.
From the South (Rt. 22 and Scotch Plains): From Route 22, take Diamond
Hill Road north to Mountain Avenue. Turn right on Mountain Ave and go about 1 mile to
light at South Street. Turn left and proceed down the hill to the center of New
Providence. At the second light, turn right onto Springfield Avenue. Then turn at your
first left which is Academy Street. Academy will end immediately in front of the library.
From the West (Berkeley Heights): Follow Springfield Avenue
through the traffic light in the center of New Providence at South Street. Turn at
your first left which is Academy Street. Academy will end immediately in front of the
From the West (Route 78): Take exit 44. At the bottom of the exit
ramp, turn left onto Glenside Avenue. Go about mile and look for your first left,
Glenside Road, which goes under Route 78 and up a hill to your first light. Continue
through that light, Glenside becoming South Street. Continue down the hill to the second
light at Springfield Ave. Turn right on Springfield and then turn at your first left which
is Academy Street. Academy will end immediately in front of the library.
Map of the general area