Blood Drive • Aug. 10 from 3:30 – 8 p.m. – Menlo Park Mall, 100 Menlo Park Dr., Edison, will host a blood drive in conjunction with New Jersey Blood Services. Donors must be 17, or 16 with parental permission, weigh at least 110 lbs., and present photo or signed ID. Donors over 75 can keep donating with a note from their doctor. First time donors must know their Social Security number. Info: 1-800-933-2566.
Concert • Aug. 10 from 7-9:30 p.m. – Laura Hull presents Music of the Movies as part of the Reeves-Reed Arboretum’s Jazz on the Terrace series at 165 Hobart Ave., Summit. Admission is $15 for Arboretum & NJJS members & $20 for non-members. Info: 1-908-273-8787.
Dance • Aug. 10 from 7:30-11:30 p.m. – Middlesex East Widows Or Widowers, Carteret Chapter, will hold an open dance at The American Legion Hall, 1155 Roosevelt Ave., Carteret. All welcome. Refreshments. Admission: $10 members, $12 guests. Info: 1-732-969-2228 or 1-908-757-0515.
Oktoberfest • Aug. 11 & 12 • The Deutscher Club Of Clark, 787 Featherbed Lane, Clark, will hold an Oktoberfest celebration. Bernie’s Orchestra will provide live music from 6-10 p.m. on Saturday, and The Adlers will play from 1-6 p.m. on Sunday. Donation: $5 per person each day. Children under 12 free. No outside food, beverages, bicycles, skates or pets. Info: 1-732-574-8600.
Butterflies of White Lake • Aug. 11 from 10 a.m. – noon – The Nature Conservancy’s White Lake Nature Resource Area, Hardwick Township, Warren County, has over 60 species of butterflies documented, some of them rare. Enjoy a leisurely walk along mowed trails. Bring binoculars and a camera. Registration required. Call 1-908-955-0356 or visit nature.org/newjersey.
Remix Cocktail Launch • Aug. 11 from 2-5 p.m. – DJ Pauly D will launch his new Remix cocktails with a bottle signing event at Bayway World of Liquors, 639 Bayway Ave., Elizabeth. Info: 1-908-353-6300.
Live Music • Aug. 11 at 8 p.m. – The Salem Roadhouse Café, 829 Salem Rd., Union, will host blues singer “Madame” Pat Tandy. Admission is $15, $10 for students, and includes hot and cold snacks and beverages. Info: 1-908-686-1028
Singles • Aug. 11 at 8 p.m. – Steppin’ Out Singles will hold a Singles Dance Party at the Woodbridge Hilton, 120 Wood Ave. South, Iselin. Ages 40+ No jeans/shorts/t-shirts/sneakers. Admission: $15. Info: 1-862-397-4723.