The Week Ahead in New Brunswick
Events around the Hub City during the week of Dec. 3 through Dec. 7.
From 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., a free conference for area small businesses will offer tips and information for disaster preparation and recovery.
Rutgers Delta Sigma Pi Blood Drive, 604 Bartholomew Road, Piscataway
NJ Blood Services is hosting this drive, which runs from 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Author Todd Andrlik will discuss his latest book, "Reporting the Revolutionary War: Before it Was History, It Was News" at 7 p.m. Admission is free.
There is a $5 cover charge for this performance, which is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.
20th Annual Holiday Tree Lighting Celebration, corner of Livingston Avenue and George Street.
New Brunswick City Market will host its annual holiday tree lighting celebration from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. The event is free and will feature musical entertainment, a visit from Santa Claus, free carriage rides, a scavenger hunt and a chili cook off, with tasting kits available for $1.