Oak Tree Road Indian Community Events


The vibrant Indian community in Edison, Woodbridge and Iselin organizes various events throughout the year.

Makara Sankranti in January, Vasant Panchami/Saraswathi Puja/Maha Sivaratri in February, Holi and Ugadi in March, Sri Rama Navami in April, India Day Parade in August, Ganesh utsav festival in September, Raas Garba, Dasara and Diwali in October/November, Ayyappa Mandala Puja, Dhanurmasam, Christmas and New Year's festivities in December are just some of the events you can expect in and around Oak Tree Road.
Iselin Oak Tree Road image © OakTreeroad.usOak Tree Road, Iselin (NJ)
Local organizations like TIE and public libraries in Edison, Iselin, Metuchen & Woodbridge also host SAT/ACT Prep classes, STEM & Math tutoring, Yoga sessions, Coding & Robotics classes, immigration & naturalization services like preparing for citizenship exam, interview and filling up the forms for the benefit of students, teens, youth, immigrants and adults.

Entry to most events is usually free but do check with the organizers beforehand. And some events like immigration services and Math tutroing may require prior registration.

Check back at OakTreeRoad.us regularly for forthcoming events in Edison and Iselin.

Hindu & Indian Festivals
November 23, 2017
Satya Sai Baba Jayanti
Where: Saibaba Mandir 465 Lincoln Highway (Rt 27), Iselin, NJ 08830

When: November 23, 2017 10:30AM

Contact: 732-283-1800

November 29, 2017
Gita Jayanti
Where: Saibaba Mandir 465 Lincoln Highway (Rt 27), Iselin, NJ 08830

When: November 29, 2017 9:45AM-6:30PM

Contact: 732-283-1800

November 30, 2017
Mokshada Ekadasi
Where: Shri Ram Mandir 10 Carlton Rd Metuchen, NJ 08840

When: November 30, 2017

Contact: 732-494-1412


December 3, 2017
Purnima & Dattatrey Jayanti
Where: Shri Ram Mandir 10 Carlton Rd Metuchen, NJ 08840

When: December 3, 2017

Contact: 732-494-1412

December 16, 2017 - January 14, 2018
Dhanurmasam Puja
Where: Saibaba Mandir 465 Lincoln Highway (Rt 27), Iselin, NJ 08830

When: December 16, 2017 - January 14, 2018

Contact: 732-283-1800

December 16, 2017 - January 14, 2018
Dhanarak/ Kamuhurta
Where: Shri Ram Mandir 10 Carlton Rd Metuchen, NJ 08840

When: December 16, 2017 - January 14, 2018

Contact: 732-494-1412

December 31, 2017
New Year Eve Pooja
Where: Shri Ram Mandir 10 Carlton Rd Metuchen, NJ 08840

When: December 31, 2017

Contact: 732-494-1412

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Other Religious Events
December 3, 2017
Hanukkah Celebration
Where: Jewish Community Center 1775 Oak Tree Road Edison, NJ 08820

When: December 3, 2017 3PM-4:30PM, free, registration required

Contact: 732-494-3232

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Indian Authors & Books
January 9, 2018
The Emperor of All Maladies by Siddhartha Mukherjee
Where: Metuchen Borough Library Community Room, 480 Middlesex Ave, Metuchen, NJ 08840

When: January 9, 2018 @ 7:30PM

Contact: 732-632-8526

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Health & Fitness
November 28, 2017
Dementia-related Behavior Workshop
Where: Metuchen Borough Library Community Room, 480 Middlesex Ave, Metuchen, NJ 08840

When: November 28, 2017, 7PM-8:30PM registration required

Contact: 732-632-8526

December 2, 2017
Stroke Awareness: Prevention and Recovery
Where: Metuchen Borough Library Community Room, 480 Middlesex Ave, Metuchen, NJ 08840

When: December 2, 2017, 2PM-3PM registration required

Contact: 732-632-8526

Until December 16, 2017
Free Yoga Class
What: Learn yoga & breathing exercises, registration required

Where: Edison Library 777 Grove Avenue, Edison, NJ 08820

When: Saturdays Until December 16, 2017 @ 2:15PM

Contact: 732-548-3045

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Holiday & Winter Season Events
November 15, 2017 - April 1, 2018
Where: The Roosevelt Park 151 Parsonage Rd Edison, NJ 08837
When: November 15, 2017 - April 1, 2018

Contact: 732-494-3785

November 16, 2017
Christmas Parade
Where: Woodbridge Center Mall 250 Woodbridge Center Dr Woodbridge, NJ 07095

When: November 16, 2017 @ 7PM

November 25 - December 30, 2017
Holiday Model Train Show
Where: Barron Arts Center 582 Rahway Avenue Woodbridge, NJ 07095

What: Exhibition of model trains

When: November 25 - December 30, 2017 Mon-Fri: 11AM-4PM Sat & Sun: 2PM-4PM
Closed on Dec 25 & 26, 2017, free admission

Contact: 732-634-0413

November 26, 2017
Winter Festival Parade
Where: Starts @ Main St & Brunswick St, left @ New St & ends at 15 Center St Metuchen, NJ 08840

When: November 26, 2017 3PM-5PM

Contact: 732-548-2964

December 1, 2017
Christmas Tree Lighting
Where: Barron Arts Center 582 Rahway Avenue Woodbridge, NJ 07095

When: December 1, 2017 all day

December 3, 2017
Holiday Parade
Where: Main Street Woodbridge, NJ 07095

When: December 3, 2017 all day

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Free Movies
December 4, 2017
Mia Madre (Italy)
Where: Metuchen Borough Library Community Room, 480 Middlesex Ave, Metuchen, NJ 08840

When: December 4, 2017, screened twice @ 2PM & 7:30PM

Contact: 732-632-8526

Until December 18, 2017
Free Fred Astaire Movies
Where: Metuchen Borough Library480 Middlesex Ave, Metuchen, NJ 08840

When: Mondays Until December 18, 2017 2PM-4PM, Refreshments included
Schedule:
November 20, 2017 - Finian's Rainbow
November 27, 2017 - The Towering Inferno
December 11, 2017 - Royal Wedding
December 18, 2017 - Holiday Inn
Contact: 732-632-8526

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Real Estate
November 28, 2017
Real Estate Buyers Class
What: Focuses on market statistics, risks, threats, contract of sale & closing disclosure documents

Where: Edison Library 340 Plainfield Ave Edison, NJ 08817

When: November 28, 2017 @ 7PM

Contact: 732-287-2298

December 13, 2017
Prepare Your Home for Sale
What: Focuses on major factors that influence the sale of real estate

Where: Edison Library 340 Plainfield Ave Edison, NJ 08817

When: December 13, 2017 @ 7PM

Contact: 732-287-2298

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Science, SAT, STEAM & Coding
November 18, 2017
Coderdojo - Computer Programming Class
What: Learn how to code, develop software, and explore technology
for ages 7-17, registration required

Where: Metuchen Borough Library, 480 Middlesex Ave, Metuchen, NJ 08840

When: November 18, 2017 2PM-4PM

Contact: 732-632-8526

Until December 20, 2017
Girls Who Code
What: Focuses on design, code prototypes and products

Where: Edison Library 777 Grove Ave Edison, NJ 08820

When: Wednesdays Until December 20, 2017 6:30PM-8PM for grades 6-8

Contact: 732-548-3045

Free Museum Pass
Free Pass to Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum
What: Free general admission for up to six people to Intrepid Museum and Growler submarine,
valid library card required
Museum Address: One Intrepid Square, 12th Ave and W 46th St New York, NY 10036

Where to Pick-up Pass: Metuchen Public Library 480 Middlesex Avenue Metuchen, NJ 08840

Contact: 732-632-8526 for more details & to reserve your pass

Free Pass to Guggenheim Museum
What: Admission for four adults, half-price tickets for additional guests & free for children under
12-yrs, valid library card required
Museum Address: 1071 Fifth Avenue at 89th St New York, NY 10128

Where to Pick-up Pass: Metuchen Public Library 480 Middlesex Avenue Metuchen, NJ 08840

Contact: 732-632-8526 for more details & to reserve your pass

Oak Tree Rd Farmers Markets
Edison Farmers Market (Seasonal)
June 19 - November 19, 2017
Where: 925 Amboy Ave Edison, NJ

When: June 19 - November 19, 2017 8AM-2PM

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