NEW BRUNSWICK – As most of us get into our school and work routine, we sit and wonder what can we do for fun when we get out? Well no worries, here is a list, mark it twice and go have a good time in the Hub City!

Tuesday, September 11
Mindfulness Meditation Noon-1:00 p.m.
Where: Rutgers Student Activities Center

Mindfulness teaches us to be compassionate, non-judgmental observers of our own experience. Mindfulness meditation helps us reduce stress & be calmer. All are welcome -beginners and those with previous experience. Participants are encouraged to find their preferred method.

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Wednesday, September 12
Kids Read & Play 11:00-11:45 a.m.
Where: 60 Livingston Ave., New Brunswick

For those little ones not in school yet, take them to Kids Read & Play at the New Brunswick Public Library! Join them for stories and play time.

This event is open to ages 0-4 and their caregivers.

Wednesday, September 12 & Thursday, September 13 from 11:00 am to 3:30 p.m.
Fall Career & Internship Mega Fair 2018
Where: Louis Brown Athletic Center (formerly the RAC)

Head over for one of the largest and most diverse recruiting opportunities in the nation. An anticipated group of 300+ employers (different employers each day) will be available to network with candidates to discuss full-time, part-time, and internship opportunities from a wide variety of fields.  This event is open to Rutgers University (New Brunswick, Camden, Newark & RBHS) students and alumni from all academic disciplines. 

All Work-Week Long September 10 to September 14
Monday 5:30 – 9:30 p.m.
Tuesday – Saturday 5:30-10:00 p.m.
Saturday open for cocktails 5:00 p.m.
Sunday 4:30-9:00 p.m.

Annual Festival of Peaches
Where: The Frog and The Peach, 29 Dennis St., New Brunswick

Peaches anyone? The Frog and The Peach’s annual signature event, the celebration of the peach, will continue every night through mid-September. The main event, a five-course tasting menu with local peaches featured in each dish, brings many people back each year. For this week’s menu go to

All Work-Week Long September 10 to September 14
Place on Stone: Nineteenth-Century Landscape Lithographs
Where: Zimmerli Art Museum - Volpe Gallery
71 Hamilton Street, New Brunswick, NJ 08901-1248

Art lover? You’ll love this. This exhibition of British and French landscape prints features examples by early lithographic masters, including Richard Cooper and Antoine Mongin, as well as dazzling color landscapes from the 1890s by Henri Rivière and Edouard Vuillard.

More information head to .

Thursday, September 13
Managing A Course Website (Sakai): 9:45-11:15 a.m.
Where: Ctr Teaching Advancement & Assessment Research, 116 College Ave.

Sakai is a website for organizing class materials, discussions, assignments, grade reporting, and group work. This introduction covers the basic use of Sakai for the most common course tasks.

Thursday, September 14 & Friday, September 15
Entourage’s Jeremy Piven. Show Times Both Nights 7:30 p.m. & 9:45 p.m. 
Where: Stress Factory, 90 Church St., New Brunswick

Yeah I know we are all trying to get back into the swing of things, but maybe you just need something to look forward to. Like seeing Entourage’s Jeremy Piven at the Stress Factory. He can definitely give you a laugh with his stand-up.

You can buy tickets here

Saturday, September 15
Rutgers Football! Game starts at noon
Where:  Kansas Jayhawks Memorial Stadium, Lawrence, KS

Kind of a bummer the scarlet knights aren’t home (again) but hey that doesn’t mean you can’t head to Brother Jimmy’s on Eastern Ave or have a Rutgers football party at your place! Anyway, just make sure you are wearing your red and cheering on our guys! Go Knights!

Saturday, September 15
Hub City Sounds 1-6 p.m.
Where: George Street (between Livingston Avenue & Bayard Street)

Hub City Sounds is a free and family welcoming Performing, Visual, and Culinary Arts festival series with events for all tastes! Also, come enjoy the Kid Zones featuring: a Moon Castle, Face Painters, Henna, Petting Zoos, Canvas Painting, and more.

This Saturday join the fun! There will be an unparalleled collaboration between three communities in three different counties consisting of the Flemington, New Brunswick and Somerville areas.

Saturday, September 15
Scarlet Day of Service: 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Where: 619 George St., New Brunswick

Scarlet Day of Service is one of the largest service events of the year at Rutgers University planner by the Rutgers University Programming Association (RUPA) and Rutgers Student Affairs. On this day, students and alumni come together as part of the State University of New Jersey to volunteer at different community organizations throughout central New Jersey.

This event provides over a thousand students and alumni the opportunity to serve NJ by cleaning up communities, revitalizing outdoor spaces, working with youth and senior citizens, and more.

Students must register prior to the event participate; click here for more information and to register. Transportation, breakfast, lunch and a T-Shirt will be provided to all students.

Saturday, September 15
Central Jersey Jazz Festival 1-6 p.m. 
Where: George Street, New Brunswick (between Liberty and Bayard Street)

Rain or shine get ready for some jazz! Experience the sounds of today's best live jazz free at three outdoor venues in central jersey.

Saturday's all-star line-up in New Brunswick: Terri Lyne Carrington Quartet 4:30-6:00pm.

Eddie Allen 3hree for Louis 2:45- 4:00pm.

Matthew Whitaker Trio 1:00- 2:15pm.

Additional Performances by: New Brunswick Brass Band

Central Jersey Jazz Festival produced & hosted by The New Brunswick Jazz Project - NBJP.ORG

For more information head to

Sunday, September 16
Itzhak Perlman (reigning virtuoso of the violin) 3 p.m.
Where: State Theatre New Jersey, 15 Livingston Ave., New Brunswick

Love the violin? This event is for you! Undeniably the reigning virtuoso of the violin, Itzhak Perlman enjoys superstar status rarely afforded a classical musician.

Beloved for his charm and humanity as well as his talent, he is treasured by audiences throughout the world who respond not only to his remarkable artistry, but also to the irrepressible joy of making music, which he communicates.

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