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.

July 29, 2017
Advanced Robotics
What: Learn how to tackle challenges and problem solving using EV3 Robotics, for Grades 5-8
& for those who completed beginner EV3 class, must attend both sessions, bring your laptop

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

When: July 29, 2017 10AM-11:30AM

Contact: 732-548-3045


August 1, 2017
Introduction to Programming in Scratch
What: Focuses on essential, universal programming concepts,
for ages 8-13 & beginner's Class, bring your laptop, must attend all four sessions
Where: Edison Library 777 Grove Avenue, Edison, NJ 08820

When: August 1, 2017 10AM-11:30AM

Contact: 732-548-3045

August 7, 2017
Raksha Bandhan
Where: Shree Ram Mandir 10 Carlton Road, Metuchen, NJ 08840

When: August 7, 2017

Contact: 732-494-1412

August 8, 15, 22nd & 29th, 2017
Introduction to Programming in Scratch
What: Focuses on essential, universal programming concepts,
for ages 8-13 & intermediate Class, bring your laptop, must attend all four sessions, registration begins on August 1, 17
Where: Edison Library 777 Grove Avenue, Edison, NJ 08820

When: August 8, 15, 22nd & 29th, 2017 2:30PM-3:30PM

Contact: makerspace@edisonpubliclibrary.net

August 10, 2017
ACT or SAT Practice Test
What: For high school teens, bring 2 pencils & calculator, snacks & water &
registration required

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

When: August 10, 2017 10:30AM-2:30PM

Contact: 732-548-3045

August 13, 2017
Where: Starts @ Oak Tree Road and Cinder Rd, Edison & ends @ Oak Tree Rd & Middlesex Ave, Iselin

When: August 13, 2017 2PM-8PM

August 15, 2017
Janmashtami
Where: Shree Ram Mandir 10 Carlton Road, Metuchen, NJ 08840

When: August 15, 2017

Contact: 732-494-1412

August 20, 2017
Where: Starts @ Oak Tree Road and Dayton Dr, Edison & ends @ Oak Tree Rd & Middlesex Ave, Iselin

When: August 20, 2017 1PM-10PM

August 21, 2017
Free Film: Udta Punjab
Where: Edison Library 777 Grove Avenue, Edison, NJ 08820

When: August 21, 2017 7PM registration required

Contact: 732-548-3045

August 25-29, 2017
Where: Woodbridge Center Mall, 250 Woodbrige Center Drive, Woodbridge, NJ 07701

When: August 25-29, 2017

August 25, 28 & 29 2017 - 5PM-10PM
August 26 & 27, 2017 - 10AM-10PM

August 25, 2017
Ganesh Festival
Where: Shree Ram Mandir 10 Carlton Road, Metuchen, NJ 08840

When: August 25, 2017

Contact: 732-494-1412

August 28, 2017
Free Film: Ki & Ka
Where: Edison Library 777 Grove Avenue, Edison, NJ 08820

When: August 28, 2017 7PM registration required

Contact: 732-548-3045

September 16, 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: September 16, 2017 2PM-4PM

Contact: 732-632-8526

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

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