It’s going to be cold this week but that doesn’t mean the fun stops in the Hub City! Check out a list of great events below from the Rutgers Men’s Basketball game on Wednesday to a Paint Nite event on Sunday. We know you’ll find something you’ll love.
Monday, November 11
The Electronic Music Ensemble of Wayne State at Rutgers at 7:30 p.m.
Where: Mabel Smith Douglass Room, Rutgers University
The Electronic Music Ensemble of Wayne State (EMEWS) will present live electronic music made for laptop orchestra, game controllers, smartphones and drum machines.
This free event is part of the ensemble’s EMEWS to the East tour, and it is supported by New Music USA.
For more information, click here.
Tuesday, November 12
The Museum at Buccleuch Mansion Open House from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Where: The Buccleuch Mansion
Come and visit the Museum at Buccleuch Mansion on Easton Avenue for free from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The late 1730’s mansion is fully restored and the first and second floors are open to the public. Rooms represent the various periods of the families that lived in the house, with Colonial, Victorian and Federal periods of furniture and accessories on display.
The last tour starts at 3:30 p.m. Suggested donation at the door to help with preservation and conservation in our historic house. Private tours for five or more can be arranged with a one-week notice. Contact the museum at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Wednesday, November 13
Rutgers Men’s Basketball Game at 8 p.m.
Where: Louis Brown Athletic Center
Grab all the red gear you got and head on over to the Louis Brown Athletic Center! The Scarlet Knights will be playing against the Drexel University Dragons. Go, Knights!
For tickets click here.
Thursday, November 14
Douglass Residential College to Host Social Justice Teach-in by The Mothers of the Movement at 12:30 p.m.
Where: Voorhees Chapel, Rutgers University
Douglass Residential College at Rutgers University–New Brunswick will host a social justice teach-in by The Mothers of the Movement at 12:30 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 14. in Voorhees Chapel.
The Mothers of the Movement is a group of African-American women whose children have been killed by gun violence, including some by law enforcement officers. These high profile deaths have sparked national outcry and inspired social justice movements such as Black Lives Matter.
The event is free and open to the public.
Friday, November 15
Cook’s Market 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Where: The Rutgers Gardens Cook Market
Rutgers Gardens Cook's Market provides a well-managed and organized farm market for both the local farmer/producer and patron. Our aim is to encourage the development of local agricultural and specialty products, as well as promote local economic development and community building through educational and family-friendly activities. Since 2008, the Farmers Market has promoted land stewardship by practicing sustainable growing practices and providing the community nutritious, quality food.
Rutger’s University Programming Association & RU Global Present: Friendsgiving from 7 to 9 p.m.
Where: College Avenue Student Center
Join the RUPA and RU Global for a traditional Thanksgiving meal as they bring together domestic and international students for a night of conversation, food and themed activities/crafts!
For more information, click here.
Saturday, November 16
Rutgers Football Game at 3:30 p.m.
Where: Rutgers Football Stadium
Grab all the red gear you got and head on over to Busch Campus! The Scarlet Knights will be playing against the Ohio State Buckeyes. Go, Knights!
Sunday, November 17
Paint Nite: Autumn Forest Light at 7 p.m.
Where: George Street Ale House
Grab your friends and unleash your inner artist at the Original Paint Nite at the George Street Ale House. You’ll go from a blank canvas to a masterpiece of your own, with plenty of laughs along the way. Guided by a talented and entertaining artist, you'll be amazed at what you create, and how much fun you have doing it.
For tickets, click here.