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Friday, January 18, 2019
Adult Fitness Class: Newark Public Library: 121 High Street, 5:00 p.m. to 5:45 p.m.  Danelle from Refuel Fitness will lead.  FREE class.  Call (315)-331-4370 to register.


Eat Smart: Newark Public Library, 121 High Street, Children's room.  4:30 p.m.  Join Shelby from Finger Lakes Eat Smart NY as he teaches how to add more color to plates with yummy Fruit Pizza.  Ages 6-11 (younger children welcome with a caregiver).  Please call (315)-331-4370 for more information.


The Great American Read: Newark Public Library, 121 High Street, 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.  The group will discuss "One Hundred Years of Solitude" by Gabriel Garcia Marquez.  Please call (315)-331-4370 for more information.


Endless Mountain Derelicts: First Glass Wine Bar, 725 West Miller Street, 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.



Saturday, January 19, 2019

The Hitchhiker's Decree: Calvary Church, 835 Peirson Avenue, 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.  by Impact Theatre and the In Your Face players.  In the two-act play, a grieving couple will discover there are mysteries in the universe that require faith to believe, and they are left grasping in the darkness of their own ignorance.  Free pizza will be served at 6:30 p.m., along with dessert, coffee, tea and hot chocolate at intermission.  Reservations are recommended.  The play is intended for ages 10 and older.  Admission is free.  Call (315)-597-3553  or visit impactdrama.com for information.


Tom Chamberlin: Newark Kountry Club, 2 Country Club Drive 7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.


Jon Lamanna: Tommy Boy's, 145 Railroad, 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.



Monday, January 21, 2019

Wayne Action for Racial Equality (WARE) Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration: Grace Episcopal Church Complex, 7 Phelps Street , Lyons and St. John's Lutheran Church,  50 Spencer Street, Lyons.  Youth Leadership Forum, MLK Commemorative March, Human Service Agency Displays, Main Program: Keynote Speaker Arkee Allen, Sodus High School Principal.  Click here for further information on times and location of events as well as contact numbers.  



Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Advanced Beginner Crochet: Newark Public Library, 121 High Street, 6:15 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.  Pam Bishop is back to teach the next level of crochet.  This is a 2 week course and is limited to only 6 students.  Free Class! Please call (315)-331-4370 for more information.


American Red Cross Blood Drive: AMerican Legion Post 286, 200 East Union Street.  2:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.  Participants must be 17 or older, 16 with parental consent and bring ID.  See redcross.org for more information.



Thursday, January 24, 2019

Rummage Sale: Newark Public Library, 121 High Street, 9:30 a.m. to close.  Everything is priced to move! Support the Library.  Please call (315)-331-4370 for more information.


Knitting/Crochet Club: 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, January 25, 2019
Rummage Sale: Newark Public Library, 121 High Street, 9:30 a.m. to close.  Everything is priced to move! Support the Library.  Please call (315)-331-4370 for more information.


Adult Fitness Class: Newark Public Library: 121 High Street, 5:00 p.m. to 5:45 p.m.  Danelle from Refuel Fitness will lead.  FREE class.  Call (315)-331-4370 to register.


Claudia Hoyser: First Glass Wine Bar, 725 West Miller Street, 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.



Saturday, January 26, 2019
Nate Michaels: Newark Kountry Club, 2 Country Club Drive, 8:00 p.m.


Rummage Sale: Newark Public Library, 121 High Street, 9:30 a.m. to close.  Everything is priced to move! Support the Library.  Please call (315)-331-4370 for more information.



Monday, January 28, 2019

Eat Smart NY: Newark Public Library, 121 High Street, 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.  Stop by and learn helpful tips and information about how you can stop food waste in your home.   FREE! Please call (315)-331-4370 for more information.


Substitute Teacher/Home Tutor Training: Wayne Finger Lakes BOCES Regional Support Center, 131 Drumlin Court.  Free.  Registration required.  Registration is required for this two-day training.  Call (315)-332-7314 or e-mail melissa.stuart@wflboces.org for information.


Tuesday, January 29, 2019
Advanced Beginner Crochet: Newark Public Library, 121 High Street, 6:15 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.  Pam Bishop is back to teach the next level of crochet.  This is a 2 week course and is limited to only 6 students.  Free Class! Please call (315)-331-4370 for more information.



Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Healthy Cooking Class: Newark Public Library, 121 High Street, 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.  FREE Healthy Cooking Class! Fruit Pizza.  Please call (315)-331-4370 for more information.



Thursday, January 31, 2019
Knitting/Crochet Club: 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.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​



Throughout Month of February: 

6th Annual Snowman  Building  Contest: The Village of Newark will celebrate this winter with a Snowman Building Contest.  Snowman Enthusiasts...Winter is here so let’s play! Gather your family and friends to show your snowman building skills.  Village Residence and Businesses are invited to create a snow sculpture anytime during the month of February 2019.  Call 315-331-4770, ext. 108 to enter and let us know you will be participating and Contest Judges will take a photo of your creation.
Resident First Place $100    (Donated by Premier Martial Arts)       
Resident Second Place $50 (Donated by Premier Martial Arts)
Best Business Entry will receive the Snowman Trophy and Pizza.
Rules:   Entry must be located in the Village of Newark.  Build a snowman, sculpture or whatever you like, it’s up to you. Snow creation must be suitable for all audiences. Residential entries must be located on the property’s front lawn area in clear view from the road and may not block sidewalks or driveways. Business entries must be located in front of the business on lawn area, or on sidewalk (no more than 3 ft. from building), and may not block sidewalk or building entrance. Only food coloring can be used to color entry.  No wood or metal framework can be incorporated in the structure of the snow sculpture.  Sculptures should be of a non-interactive nature (this means no areas are intended for people to walk on, crawl, stand, sit under or climb.) Do not send your own photos.  Photos of entries will be judged on Friday, March 1, 2019.



Saturday, February 2, 2019

Mike Pappert: Newark Kountry Club, 2 Country Club Drive 7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.



Saturday, February 9, 2019
What about Jane: Newark Kountry Club, 2 Country Club Drive 7:00 p.m. - 11:00 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. 



Friday, February 15, 2019

Marbletones: First Glass Wine Bar, 725 West Miller Street, 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.



Saturday, February 16, 2019

Winter Lecture Series, Every Newark Picture Tells a Story: Newark-Arcadia Museum, 120 High Street, 2:00 p.m. by John Zornow.  Free.


Michael Pauldine: Newark Kountry Club, 2 Country Club Drive 7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.



Friday, February 22, 2019

Nate Michaels: First Glass Wine Bar, 725 West Miller Street, 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.



Saturday, February 23, 2019
PJ Elliot: Newark Kountry Club, 2 Country Club Drive 7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.



Saturday, March 2, 2019
Winter Lecture Series, The Lost Wineries of Western New York: Newark-Arcadia Museum, 120 High Street, 2:00 p.m. by Jane Oakes.  Free.



Saturday, March 2, 2019
Flint Creek Duo: Newark Kountry Club, 2 Country Club Drive 7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.



Saturday, March 9, 2019
Take 2: Newark Kountry Club, 2 Country Club Drive 7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.



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. 


Grades 4-12 Cavalcade of Bands: Newark High School Auditorium, 625 Peirson Avenue, 7:00 p.m.  If you are able, please bring a food donation for the Newark Food Closet.



Saturday, March 16, 2019
Winter Lecture Series, Wells Barns: Newark-Arcadia Museum, 120 High Street, 2:00 p.m. by Barb Chapman, Dick Thomas and Katie Andres. Free.


Marbletones: Newark Kountry Club, 2 Country Club Drive 7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.



Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Grades 3-12 Choral Concert: Newark High School Auditorium, 625 Peirson Avenue, 7:00 p.m.  If you are able, please bring a food donation for the Newark Food Closet.



Saturday, March 30, 2019
Winter Lecture Series, Willard Asylum: Newark-Arcadia Museum, 120 High Street, 2:00 p.m. by Walt Gable. Free.


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. 



Monday, April 22, 2019

Spring Band Concert: Newark High School Auditorium, 625 Peirson Avenue.  7:30 p.m.  If you are able, please bring a food donation for the Newark Food Closet.



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. ​



Friday, May 17, 2019

Erie Canal Opens: Recreational boat fees are waived for the bicentennial celebration of the Canal through 2021.



Thursday, May 30, 2019
Kelley School Concert: Kelley School Auditorium, 316 West Miller Street.  7:00 p.m.  Featuring Beginning Band/Continuing Band, Bucket Brigade, and 4th and 5th Grade Choruses.  If you are able, please bring a food donation for the Newark Food Closet.



Monday, June 3, 2019

High School Band Spring Concert: Newark High School Auditorium, 625 Peirson Avenue. 7:30 p.m.   If you are able, please bring a food donation for the Newark Food Closet.



Tuesday, June 4, 2019

6th, 7th, and 8th Grade Band Concert:  Newark Middle School Auditorium, 701 Peirson Avenue.  7:00 p.m.  If you are able, please bring a food donation for the Newark Food Closet.



Wednesday, June 5, 2019

High School Choral Spring Concert: Newark High School Auditorium, 625 Peirson Avenue.  7:30 p.m.  If you are able, please bring a food donation for the Newark Food Closet.



Thursday, June 6, 2019

6th, 7th, and 8th Grade Chorus Concert: Newark Middle School Auditorium, 701 Peirson Avenue. 7:00 p.m.  If you are able, please bring a food donation for the Newark Food Closet.



Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Taste of Wayne County: T. Spencer Knight Park, 199 Van Buren Street, 4:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.   Come enjoy foods from restaurants located in Wayne County.  Details to be announced.



Wednesday, October 16,  2019

Erie Canal Closes



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.



Book Discussion:  White Paws Books & Curiosities, 604 South Main Street, 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.  Please join this active group each month to discuss a book off the ALA's most commonly banned and challenged list.  Club meets on the first Saturday of each month.  Check out our Facebook page (Facebook.com/whitepawbookscuriosities) or visit the shop to find out which book is coming up for the next discussion.  It is not necessary for your to make any purchase to attend the discussion, although copies of each book we're reading is available for purchase at White Paw Books.


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! Please call (315)-331-4370 for more information.


Exercise Classes: Newark Public Library, 121 High Street, 5:00 p.m. to 5:45 p.m.  Free adult class every Friday through the end of March!  Instructor is Danelle from Refuel Fitness. Please call (315)-331-4370 for more information.


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


Food Closet: Emmanuel United Methodist Church, 301 East Miller Street, Mondays through Fridays, 10:00 a.m. to Noon. 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.


Game Time: Newark Public Library, 121 High Street, 3:15 p.m. to 4:15 p.m. Fridays. Join in the fun as we play a variety of video, board games, and other gaming-related activities.  Bring along gaming cards to battle or trade with other tweens.  Ages 9-12.  Please call (315)-331-4370 for more information.


Knitting/Crochet Club: Newark Public Library, 121 High Street, 6:00 p.m. to 7:45 p.m.  Thursdays.  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.


Lego Club:  Newark Public Library, 121 High Street, 6:30 p.m., last Wednesday of every month.  4:00 p.m. Call (315)-331-4370 for more information.


Mexican Train Dominoes: Newark Public Library, 121 High Street 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Wednesdays, beginning January 30, 2019.


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.


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.


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.




 Please scroll to end of the list to see:
                             1) events that are ongoing and
                            2) links to event calendars from other organizations

There is always something exciting happening in Newark!

Community Event Calendar