WATCHUNG, NJ - The 29th Annual Tree of Lights will once again light up the Village Green this holiday season. Festivities begin Saturday, Dec. 7 at 5:30 PM.

The names of honorees and remembrances will be posted on the illuminated display on the Village Green in time for the ceremony for those dedications received by Dec. 6. The display and website will be continually updated throughout the holiday season.

The Rescue Squad is "proud to illuminate the holiday tree, and thanks to Garden State Fireworks, the skies will light up with a spectacular fireworks show.  The Rescue Squad will dedicate the tree to the active life member volunteers of the Rescue Squad and Fire Department. "

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See last year: Watchung Tree of Lights and remembering Sean Whalen 

Community members can be part of the celebration by placing a red light on the tree in honor of or white in memoriam of a person, family, friends and others.  To place a light on the tree, complete the Dedication Order Form and mail it along with your tax-deductible donation of $50.00 per light to the Wachung Rescue Squad, 10 Stirling Road, Watchung, NJ 07069.

The Rain/snow date Sunday, Dec.8.

The squad operates through the generosity of the residents and businesses. To learn more about the squad or for information about becoming a volunteer, visit or call 908-755-1297.