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.

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.

April 28, 2017
Akshay Trutia
Where: Shree Ram Mandir 10 Carlton Road, Metuchen, NJ 08840

When: April 28, 2017

Contact: 732-494-1412


April 30, 2017
Discourse on Shankara Vijayam
Where: Shirdi Sai Mandir 465 Lincoln Highway Iselin, NJ 08830 Ph:

When: April 30, 2017 6:30PM

Contact: 732-283-1800

May 6, 2017
Health and Wellness Fair
What: Free mini screenings of blood pressure, cholesterol, and diabetes

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

When: May 6, 2017 2PM-4PM

Contact: 732-632-8526

May 6, 13 & 27, 2017
Free Yoga Classes
What: Focuses on yoga & breathing exercises and more
15 spaces available, registration required

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

When: May 6, 13 & 27, 2017 2:15PM

Contact: 732-548-3045

May 18, 2017
Small Business Taxation Workshop
What: Focuses on types of business structures, registration process
reporting business income, meeting employer responsibilities & understanding sales & use tax

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

When: May 18, 2017 4:30PM-7:30PM

Contact: 732-548-3045

May 18, 2017
Robotics Workshop
What: For Grades 6-up, advanced level of robotics, using the LEGO EV3 program
registration required, Metuchen residents get first priority & bring your library card
Where: Metuchen Borough Library Makery, 480 Middlesex Ave, Metuchen, NJ 08840

When: May 18, 2017 5PM-7PM

Contact: 732-632-8526

May 20 & July 15, 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: May 20 & July 15, 2017 2PM-4PM

Contact: 732-632-8526

May 30, 2017
NJ Real Estate - Prepare Your Home for Sale
What: Focuses on 6 major factors that influence the sale of real estate

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

When: May 30, 2017 7PM

Contact: 732-287-2298

June 25, 2017
Ram Ratha Yatra
Where: Shree Ram Mandir 10 Carlton Road, Metuchen, NJ 08840

When: June 25, 2017

Contact: 732-494-1412

Museums & More
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
June 19 - November 20, 2017
Where: 925 Amboy Ave Edison, NJ

When: June 19 - November 20, 2017 8AM-2PM