Wednesday, November 14, 2018

AFI Top 100 Film Series: Newark Public Library, 121 High Street 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.  For adults.  Showing acclaimed films followed by casual discussion. Call (315)-331-4370 for film titles.  FREE.



Thursday, November 15, 2018

The Great American Read: Newark Public Library, 121 High Street, 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Joe O'Toole will lead a discussion of "The Grapes of Wrath" by John Steinbeck.  For more information please call (315)-331-4370.


Family Fun Night: Perkins Elementary School, 439 West Maple Avenue 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.  Families from Lincoln and Perkins schools will move around stations that are designed to increase math and reading fluency and mastery.  Refreshments provided.



Friday, November 16, 2018

Johnny Bauer: First Glass Wine Bar at Doug Kent's Rose Bowl Lanes, 725 East Miller Street, 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.


Learn to Play Mexican Train Dominoes: Newark Public Library, 121 High Street, 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.  Learn how to play Mexican Train Dominoes.  The library will be starting a Mexican Train Domino Club after this training.  Call (315)-331-4370 to register.


Yoga Stretch: Newark Public Library, 121 High Street, 5:00 p.m. to 5:45 p.m.  Danelle from Refuel Fitness will lead  a Yoga Stretch for 45 minutes.  Perfect way to end the work week!  FREE class.  Call (315)-331-4370 to register.


Harry Potter Fantastic Celebration: Newark Public Library, 121 High Street, 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  Watch the first "Fantastic Beasts" movie before games and activities like wand-making, house-sorting, a scavenger hunt and bingo.  Call (315)-331-4370 for more information.



Saturday, November 17, 2018

Flint Creek Duo: Newark Kountry Club, 2 Country Club Drive, 8:00 p.m.


Lighted Snowman Painting: Newark Public Library, 121 High Street, 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.  Becky Sloane will show how to paint a cute snowman and then add lights to the painting!  Cost is $15 which covers all supplies.  Call (315)-331-4370 to register.


Blood Drive in Memory of Jack Blodgett: St. Mark's Episcopal Church, 400 South Main Street, 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p..m.  Participants must be 17 or older, 16 with parental consent. Bring ID. Sponsored by Newark Rotary. Visit redcross.org for more information.


Newark Athletic Hall of Fame: Elks Lodge, 233 South Main Street, 5:00 p.m.  Newark CSD will welcome its 3rd induction class to its Hall of Fame.  $35.  Call (315)-332-3241 or (315)-331-2532 for more information.



Monday, November 19, 2018

Sewing with Laurie: Newark Public Library, 121 High Street 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.  This month's sewing project is Aromatherapy Neck Pillows!  The cost is $5.00 which covers all supplies.  Call (315)-331-4370 to register.


Eat Smart NY: Newark Public Library, 121 High Street, 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.  Learn how to add more flavor to food without using salt or sugar.  Free.  Call (315)-331-4370 for more information.



Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Beginner Crochet Class: Newark Public Library, 121 High Street, 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.   Pam Bishop, of Sue Sweet Projects, will be teaching a 4 week FREE beginner crochet class.  Class size is limited.  There is a $5.00 free for supplies.  Call (315)-331-437- to register.



Wednesday, November 21, 2018
Thanksgiving Eve with the Mixx: Newark Kountry Club, 2 Country Club Drive, 8:00 p.m.


Marbletones: Elks Lodge, 223 South Main Street. Details to be announced.


AFI Top 100 Film Series: Newark Public Library, 121 High Street 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.  For adults.  Showing acclaimed films followed by casual discussion. Call (315)-331-4370 for film titles.  FREE.



Thursday, November 22, 2018

Annual Newark NY Turkey Day Race:  Day of registration begins at 8 AM at the Alex Eligh Community Center, 303 East Ave, Newark NY.  The race starts at 9 AM sharp.  All prizes handed out by 11:30 AM to go enjoy the big meal with family.  $25 pre-registration.  First 100 registered guaranteed a t-shirt. *New t-shirts this year!* $20 for H.S. student athletes. $30 for race day registration.  Click here for more information.


Yoga Stretch: Newark Public Library: 121 High Street, 5:00 p.m. to 5:45 p.m.  Danelle from Refuel Fitness will lead  a Yoga Stretch for 45 minutes.  Perfect way to end the work week!  FREE class.  Call (315)-331-4370 to register.



Friday, November 23, 2018
Flint Creek: First Glass Wine Bar at Doug Kent's Rose Bowl Lanes, 725 East Miller Street, 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.


Mexican Train Dominoes: Newark Public Library, 121 High Street, 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m  Free club!  Stop in and play Mexican Train every Friday.  Call (315)-331-4370 for more information.



Saturday, November 24, 2018
Isabella Barbagallo: Newark Kountry Club, 2 Country Club Drive, 8:00 p.m.


Small Business Saturday:  SHOP LOCAL!  Support your local businesses!



Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Healthy Cooking Class: Newark Public Library, 121 High Street, 5:00 p.m. to 6:15 p.m.  Every month a new, healthy dish is made and everyone who attends gets to sample and take home the recipe.  Call (315)-331-437- to register.


Beginner Crochet Class: Newark Public Library, 121 High Street, 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.   Pam Bishop, of Sue Sweet Projects, will be teaching a 4 week FREE beginner crochet class.  Class size is limited.  There is a $5.00 free for supplies.  Call (315)-331-437- to register.



Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Dyeing Silk Scarves: Newark Public Library, 121 High Street, 5:30 p.m. to 7:45 p.m.  Gail Loveland will teach this silk scarf dyeing class.  Cost is $15 and space is limited to 10.  Call (315)-331-4370 to register.


AFI Top 100 Film Series: Newark Public Library, 121 High Street 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.  For adults.  Showing acclaimed films followed by casual discussion. Call (315)-331-4370 for film titles.  FREE.



Thursday, November 29, 2018

Finger Lakes Alzheimer's Caregiver Institute: Creating a New Language and Taking Care of YOU!: Wellness and Caregiving seminar.   10:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Pre-registration required.  Click here for more information.



Friday, November 30, 2018
The Flock: First Glass Wine Bar at Doug Kent's Rose Bowl Lanes, 725 East Miller Street, 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.


Yoga Stretch: Newark Public Library: 121 High Street, 5:00 p.m. to 5:45 p.m.  Danelle from Refuel Fitness will lead  a Yoga Stretch for 45 minutes.  Perfect way to end the work week!  FREE class.  Call (315)-331-4370 to register.


Mexican Train Dominoes: Newark Public Library, 121 High Street, 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m  Free club!  Stop in and play Mexican Train every Friday. Call (315)-331-4370 for more information.


RPO Holiday Concert: Newark High School, 625 Peirson Avenue, 7:30 p.m. The Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra will perform its annual holiday concert in the Newark High School auditorium. The event is once again being hosted by the Newark Central School District in conjunction with the Newark Chamber of Commerce.  It’s a great way to see and experience the RPO right here in Newark, at a fraction of the price you’d pay to see this phenomenal orchestra in Rochester.  Before the concert, music will be provided by the NHS Jazz Ensemble in the gymnasium.  The evening’s events provide our community with an enjoyable and relaxing beginning to the holiday season each year.  More information about the conductor and artists will be forthcoming in the weeks ahead.  
Admission to the RPO concert is $5 for students, $10 for senior citizens and $12 for adults. Advance sale tickets are available at Newark Wegmans and at the Newark and Lyons branches of Lyons National Bank.



Saturday, December 1, 2018
Rebecca Bruno from Shifting Gears: Newark Kountry Club, 2 Country Club Drive, 8:00 p.m.


Village Christmas Tree Lighting: Central Park, 6:00 p.m.


Deck the Halls Bazaar: St. Michael Church, 401 South Main Street, 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. in the Church Hall.  Arts & Crafts, Basket Boutique, Bake Shoppe, Fresh Greens & Florals, Raffle Booth, Photos with Santa 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.,   Fabulous Food - Breakfast pizza, cinnamon rolls 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.,  Lunch 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. with lasagna, soup, sandwiches, Homemade desserts!



Monday, December 3, 2018

Cookbook Club: Newark Public Library, 121 High Street.  1:00 p.m. to 1:45 p.m.  This month's theme is "Christmas Cookies"!  Try a new recipe in the theme, bring in your food and recipe to share, talk with the other participants about your recipe and experience preparing the dish.  This month there will be a cookie exchange!  Bring a plate to carry home your cookies.  There will also be a pot of soup so participants aren't just consuming sugar!


Painting Elf Glasses: Newark Public Library, 121 High Street. 5:30 p.m. to 7:45 p.m.  Becky Sloane is back with another awesome paint event!  This time we'll be painting a set of ELF glasses while watching the movie, ELF!  Cost is just $10.00 and includes all supplies.  Call (315)-331-4370 to register.



Wednesday, December 5, 2018
AFI Top 100 Film Series: Newark Public Library, 121 High Street 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.  For adults.  Showing acclaimed films followed by casual discussion. Call (315)-331-4370 for film titles.  FREE.



Thursday, December 6, 2018

Knit & Crochet Circle: Newark Public Library, 121 High Street.  6:00 p.m. to 7:45 p.m.  This free group is for everyone who knits, wants to learn to knit, or crochets.  All are welcome!  Please call (315)-331-4370 for more information.



Friday, December 7, 2018
Nate Michaels: First Glass Wine Bar at Doug Kent's Rose Bowl Lanes, 725 East Miller Street, 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.


Yoga Stretch: Newark Public Library: 121 High Street, 5:00 p.m. to 5:45 p.m.  Danelle from Refuel Fitness will lead  a Yoga Stretch for 45 minutes.  Perfect way to end the work week!  FREE class.  Call (315)-331-4370 to register.


Mexican Train Dominoes: Newark Public Library, 121 High Street, 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m  Free club!  Stop in and play Mexican Train every Friday.  Call (315)-331-4370 for more information.



Saturday, December 8, 2018
Joey Allen Music: Newark Kountry Club, 2 Country Club Drive, 8:00 p.m.


Handmade Holiday Event: Newark Public Library, 121 High Street. 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.  Sign up to make 6 handmade gifts for this holiday season!  Cost is $1.00 to $3.00 so you can make several.


Nutcracker: Newark High School, 625 Peirson Avenue, 11:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m.  Dance With Me Studios presents it annual production of the Nutcracker.  $5.00 child, $10 adult.   Show is fillmed by FLTV and aired on PBS every holiday season.  Contact dancewithmestudios@yahoo.com for more information.



Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Medicare 101: Department of Office of the Aging, 1519 Nye Road - Suite 300, Lyons, NY.  10:00 a.m.  Free Unbiased Information.  Turning 65 soon?  New to Medicare? Caring for someone with Medicare insurance?  Confused about your options? Come learn the basics of Medicare - how you get it, what it covers, and how to choose the best coverage for you.  Seating is limited. Please call (315)-946-5624 to reserve a seat.



Thursday, December 13, 2018
Knit & Crochet Circle: Newark Public Library, 121 High Street.  6:00 p.m. to 7:45 p.m.  This free group is for everyone who knits, wants to learn to knit, or crochets.  All are welcome!  Please call (315)-331-4370 for more information.



Friday, December 14, 2018

Yoga Stretch: Newark Public Library: 121 High Street, 5:00 p.m. to 5:45 p.m.  Danelle from Refuel Fitness will lead  a Yoga Stretch for 45 minutes.  Perfect way to end the work week!  FREE class.  Call (315)-331-4370 to register.


Mexican Train Dominoes: Newark Public Library, 121 High Street, 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m  Free club!  Stop in and play Mexican Train every Friday.  Call (315)-331-4370 for more information.



Saturday, December 15, 2018
One on One: Newark Kountry Club, 2 Country Club Drive, 8:00 p.m.


16th Annual Christmas Cookie Sale: First United Methodist Church Dining Room, 301 South Main Street.  10:00 a.m. to Noon.  The sale features decorated cutouts, fruit and nut filled, gingerbread, fudge and many holiday specialties.  Price is $7 per pound.  Please call (315)-573-9273 for more information.



Monday, December 17, 2018

Ho Ho Ho Santa Painting:  Newark Public Library, 121 High Street, 5:30 p.m. to 7:45 p.m. Becky Sloane is back with another awesome painting event!  She will be teaching how to paint a Ho Ho Ho Santa sign on wood 1x6x24.  The cost of the class is $15 and includes all supplies.  Call (315)-331-4370 for more information.



Thursday, December 20, 2018
Knit & Crochet Circle: Newark Public Library, 121 High Street.  6:00 p.m. to 7:45 p.m.  This free group is for everyone who knits, wants to learn to knit, or crochets.  All are welcome!  Please call (315)-331-4370 for more information.



Friday, December 21, 2018
Flint Creek: First Glass Wine Bar at Doug Kent's Rose Bowl Lanes, 725 East Miller Street, 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.


Yoga Stretch: Newark Public Library: 121 High Street, 5:00 p.m. to 5:45 p.m.  Danelle from Refuel Fitness will lead  a Yoga Stretch for 45 minutes.  Perfect way to end the work week!  FREE class.  Call (315)-331-4370 to register.


Mexican Train Dominoes: Newark Public Library, 121 High Street, 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m  Free club!  Stop in and play Mexican Train every Friday.  Call (315)-331-4370 for more information.



Saturday, December 22, 2018
Sam Nitsch Music: Newark Kountry Club, 2 Country Club Drive, 8:00 p.m.



Thursday, December 27, 2018
Knit & Crochet Circle: Newark Public Library, 121 High Street.  6:00 p.m. to 7:45 p.m.  This free group is for everyone who knits, wants to learn to knit, or crochets.  All are welcome!  Please call (315)-331-4370 for more information.



Friday, December 28, 2018

Yoga Stretch: Newark Public Library: 121 High Street, 5:00 p.m. to 5:45 p.m.  Danelle from Refuel Fitness will lead  a Yoga Stretch for 45 minutes.  Perfect way to end the work week!  FREE class.  Call (315)-331-4370 to register.


Mexican Train Dominoes: Newark Public Library, 121 High Street, 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m  Free club!  Stop in and play Mexican Train every Friday.  Call (315)-331-4370 for more information.



Monday, December 31, 2018
The Mixx for New Year's Eve: Newark Kountry Club, 2 Country Club Drive, 8:00 p.m.



Saturday, January 5, 2018
Nate Michaels: Newark Kountry Club, 2 Country Club Drive, 8:00 p.m.



Tuesday, January 8, 2019 
Lincoln School PTA: Lincoln School, 1014 North Main Street, 5:30 p.m.  We would love to see people come to the meeting and bring new and fun ideas for our children! Most Meetings are scheduled for the second Tuesday of the month, starting at 5:30 p.m., in the LGI. 



Saturday, January 12, 2018

Rebecca Bruno from Shifting Gears: Newark Kountry Club, 2 Country Club Drive, 8:00 p.m.



Saturday, January 26, 2018
Nate Michaels: Newark Kountry Club, 2 Country Club Drive, 8:00 p.m.



Tuesday, February 12, 2019
Lincoln School PTA: Lincoln School, 1014 North Main Street, 5:30 p.m.  We would love to see people come to the meeting and bring new and fun ideas for our children! Most Meetings are scheduled for the second Tuesday of the month, starting at 5:30 p.m., in the LGI. 



Tuesday, March 12, 2019
Lincoln School PTA: Lincoln School, 1014 North Main Street, 5:30 p.m.  We would love to see people come to the meeting and bring new and fun ideas for our children! Most Meetings are scheduled for the second Tuesday of the month, starting at 5:30 p.m., in the LGI. 



Tuesday, April 9, 2019
Lincoln School PTA: Lincoln School, 1014 North Main Street, 5:30 p.m.  We would love to see people come to the meeting and bring new and fun ideas for our children! Most Meetings are scheduled for the second Tuesday of the month, starting at 5:30 p.m., in the LGI. 



Tuesday, May 14, 2019
Lincoln School PTA: Lincoln School, 1014 North Main Street, 5:30 p.m.  We would love to see people come to the meeting and bring new and fun ideas for our children! Most Meetings are scheduled for the second Tuesday of the month, starting at 5:30 p.m., in the LGI. ​




ONGOING:                            

Alcoholics Anonymous/Narcotics Anonymous/Overeaters Anonymous: Please click here and type in zip code for meetings times and locations.


Alzheimer's Caregiver Support Group: Alex Eligh Community Center, 303 East Avenue, 2:00 - 3:00 p.m. on second Thursday of each month, (800)-272-3900, www.alz.org/rochesterny


American War Dads, Newark Chapter: VFW, 225 East Union Street, meets 7:00 p.m., second Tuesday of each month, supports local and overseas veterans and their families, open to anyone in the community.


Arcadia Senior Citizens: American Legion, 200 East Union Street, meets 11:30 a.m., first and third Wednesday of the month, lunch at noon, bring a dish to pass and $2.00 toward price of the meal.


Bereavement Support Group: Lifetime Care Office, 800 W. Miller St. Facilitated by Joanne Miller.  Free.  Meets on the 1st and 3rd Thursdays each month from 6:30-8:30 p.m.  Programs are open to hospice families and the general community. No registration is required for bereavement support groups.  Call Linda Eaton at (315)-332-2563 for more information.


Boogie Babies Storytime: Newark Public Library, 121 High Street, 10:30 a.m. Mondays. Ages 2 and younger with caregiver.  Activities include reading, learning, songs, rhymes, and finger plays to support early literacy and language development.  Siblings welcome. Call (315)-331-4370 for more information.


Brain Injury Support Group: Room 408, (fourth floor), 165 East Union Street, 7:00 p.m., first and third Tuesdays of the month, elevators available, (315)-597-3747.


Cookbook Club: Newark Public Library, 121 High Street, 1:00 p.m. to 1:45 p.m.  1st Monday of the month.  Borrow a book from the cookbook club books.  Each month there is a new theme!


Family Game Time: Newark Public Library, 121 High Street, 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on second and fourth Mondays.  For more information call (315)-331-4370.


Farmer's Market: Central Park, Main Street, Thursdays, 2:30 to 6:00 p.m., last week in May to October.


Food Closet: 100 East Miller Street, Mondays through Fridays, 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Must present a referral form received by registering in person with a photo ID and proof of current residency at the Police Department, open 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on day food is requested.  Call (315)-573-7229 for more information.


Foodlink Mobile Pantry: Fireman's Field, Barker Parkway. 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. or until supplies run out.  The Newark Rotary Club, in partnership with the Catholic Charities of Wayne County, Together in Christ, Farm Bureau, and Marbletown Fire Department offers the Mobile Pantry on the second Wednesday of the month from April through November.  A Mobile Pantry offers assorted fresh produce, baked goods, and other items to any individual or family with a self declared need for food assistance.  There are no income eligibility or residencey guidelines, but a photo ID is requested at registration.   Do not arrive before 4:00 p.m. For more information or to volunteer, contact Sandy Thomas at (315)-331-4867.


Free Lunch and Fellowship: Emmanuel United Methodist Church, corner of Colton Ave & Church Street, noon, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays, free clothing available.


Gadget Guide: Newark Public Library, 121 High Street, 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on second and fourth Mondays.  Got a new device, gadget or tech toy and can't figure the thing out? Come by the library for help! Whether it is an IPAD, Kindle, MP3 player or camera, they can teach you how to use it.  For more information and to scheduled an appointment call (315)-331-4370.


Lego Night:  Newark Public Library, 121 High Street, 6:30 p.m., first Thursday of every month.  Call (315)-331-4370 for more information.


Newark Wayne Hospital Curbside Market: Newark Wayne Hospital Parking Lot , 1200 Driving Park Avenue, Every Monday in Summer. 11:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. FL East Smart NY nutrition topics and food demonstrations.


Pokemon Night: Newark Public Library, 121 High Street, 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., Mondays. Stop by the library every Monday evening for some fun, casual Pokemon time with Miss Caitlin.  There will be activities, games, or card trading.  For kids ages 6-11.  No registration required.  Call (315)-331-4370 for more information.


RSVP's Bone Builders Osteoporosis Prevention Exercise Program: Alex Eligh Community Center, 303 East Avenue, 11:00 a.m. to noon, Mondays and Thursdays, sponsored by Retired & Senior Volunteer Program.


Toddler Storytime: Newark Public Library, 121 High Street, Tuesdays at 10:00 a.m. Join us for a variety of activities your kids will love! We will read stories, dance, sing songs, and have fun with fingerplays! A short movie, snack, and craft afterwards! For kids ages 2-5 and a caregiver, younger siblings are always welcome too!


TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly): VFW, 225 East Union Street, 9:15 a.m. weigh-ins, 10:00 a.m meetings on Saturdays, details at (315)-573-7460.


Trailblazers Walking Club: Newark Public Library, 121 High Street, 9:25 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.  Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.  Walk throughout the spring, summer and fall months.  Tie on your sneakers and join us!


Wayne County Coin Club: American Legion, 200 East Union Street, meets 7:00 p.m., first Wednesday of the month. Call 331-0741 for more information.


Wayne County, New York Genealogical Society: Newark-Arcadia Historical Society, 120 High Street, 7:00 to 8:45 p.m., fourth Tuesday of every month. For those interested in genealogy or family history.  www.wcnygs.com.


Weight Watchers: Woodlane Community Church , 5694 Wood Lane,  5:15 p.m., Tuesdays.



Alex Eligh Community Center calendar of events.  


Newark Arcadia Historical Society and Museum calendar of events.


Newark Central School calendar of non-sports events.


Newark High School sports schedules.


Newark Pilots  baseball game schedule.


Newark Public Library calendar of events.


Wayne County Council for the Arts calendar of events.


Wayne County Tourism calendar of events.


A Walking Map has been developed showing businesses and attractions within the Newark area to provide information for boaters as well as other visitors.  The map can be found at the Visitor Center as well as other locations throughout the Village of Newark.




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                             1) events that are ongoing and
                            2) links to event calendars from other organizations

There is always something exciting happening in Newark!

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