Thursday, October 19, 2017
Newark Farmer's Market: Central Park, South Main Street, 2:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. The Newark Farmer's market is a perfect place to find local fresh produce as well as other homemade items.
Friday, October 20, 2017
Movie in Central Park: 7:00 p.m. Bring your lawn chairs and blankets! We aren't allowed to tell you the name, but there will be some short cartoons before our feature movie which takes place in Salem and involves three witches! (Rated PG) The Apple Shed will be there selling donuts, cider, and apples. The movie is sponsored by Marshall Exteriors, WACK/Big Dog Radio, Park Presbyterian Church and the Village of Newark.
Saturday, October 21, 2017
Spooky Silent Film Series: Newark-Arcadia Historical Society and Museum, 3:00 p.m. Free! Featuring cartoons with skeletons, ghosts, and all manner of ghoulish goodies (the earliest from 1910). Please call (315)-331-6409 for more information.
October 23, 2017 to October 27, 2017
Pumpkin Sculpture Contest: The Village of Newark will celebrate this fall with a Pumpkin Sculpture Contest. From October 23rd to October 27th, sculptures will be placed in front yards of homes and outside of businesses for all to see! The best residential pumpkin sculpture will win a Trick-or Treat Basket of Holiday Goodies and the Great Pumpkin Trophy will be awarded to the winning Newark Business. Paint, Carve, Stack or make a Pumpkin Creature. Be creative and have fun. Entries will be judged on fall spirit and original design. Call 331-4770, ext. 108 when you complete your design (and no later than noon on Friday, October 27th) to enter and Contest Judges will take a photo of your creation. Photos of entries will be judged on Friday, October 27th.
Saturday, October 28, 2017
Spooky Silent Film Series: Newark-Arcadia Historical Society and Museum, 3:00 p.m. Free! We will choose our films by popular vote as we close out the series for 2017. Please call (315)-331-6409 for more information.
National Prescription Drug Take Back Day: Newark Wegmans Plaza. 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Turn in your unused or expired prescription medication for safe disposal.
Monday, October 30, 2017
Halloween Party: Alex Eligh Community Center, 303 East Avenue, 6:00 p.m.
Wednesday, November 1, 2017
Extra Mile Day: The Village of Newark is a community which chooses to shine a light on and celebrate individuals and organizations within its community who "go the extra mile" in order to make a difference and lift up fellow members of their community. Mayor Jonathan Taylor proclaimed November 1, 2017 to be "Extra Mile Day" and urges each individual in the community to take time on this day to not only "go the extra mile" in his or her own life, but to also acknowledge all those who are inspirational in their efforts an commitment to make their organizations, families, community, country or world a better place. Click here to view full proclamation.
Saturday, November 11, 2017
Veterans Day: Central Park, Main Street, 11:00 a.m.
Thursday, November 23, 2017
Annual Turkey Day Race: Alex Eligh Community Center, 303 East Avenue. Details to be announced. Call (315)-331-2532 for more information.
Saturday, November 25, 2017
Small Business Saturday: Small Business Saturday encourages holiday shoppers to patronize brick and mortar businesses that are small and local. Shop Newark today!
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.
Americorps Chronic Disease Self-Management Program: Newark Public Library, 121 High Street, Tuesdays, August 15, 2017 through September 19, 2017. Come join our Americorps volunteers in the Community Room for a six week free program on what you can do to help manage chronic diseases by yourself.
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: Park Presbyterian Church, Maple Court, near Central Park, 7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m., Thursdays, free. Open to hospice families and the community, (315)-332-2563.
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.
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, 3:30 p.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 331-3783 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 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.
Pre-School Story Time: Newark Public Library, 121 High Street, 10:00 to 11:00 a.m.,Tuesdays . Come to the Library for some stories, songs and fun! Call 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.
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 573-7460.
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.
There is always something exciting happening in Newark!