Charitable events, fundraisers and other community-oriented events.

 

Feb
3
Sat
200 Hour Yoga Teacher Training Certification Program @ Restoring Light Yoga Therapy and Wellness Center
Feb 3 @ 8:00 am – Nov 4 @ 8:00 am

Restoring Light Yoga School’s 200 Hour Teacher Training will transform your natural gifts into becoming a well-rounded yoga teacher with the ability to teach a variety of students safely.

Apr
1
Sun
Autism Art Show @ Licking County Library
Apr 1 – Apr 30 all-day

April is Autism Awareness Month. Newark based My Place To Be will showcase artwork produced by children and teens on the autism spectrum. Show your support and give feedback to the artists using provided forms.

Apr
13
Fri
Inner Beings @ The Works: Ohio Center for History, Art & Technology
Apr 13 @ 5:00 pm – Apr 28 @ 7:00 pm

Surrounded by a vast spectrum of emotional stimulation as an artist who lives with Bi-Polar disorder, Takizawa reveals his inner findings as contemporary sculptural glass vessels. The artist uses his expression in glass as part of his vocabulary to advocate for mental illness.

Apr
16
Mon
Licking River Kennel Club offers dog training classes starting April 16th. @ Southgate Church of Christ
Apr 16 @ 7:00 pm – Jun 11 @ 7:00 pm

Do NOT bring your dog to the sign up.

All classes are 8 weeks long.

We are offering 3 types of classes:

1) Basic obedience.

2) Beginning Nose work.

3) Conformation practice.

Apr
22
Sun
Demo Day & Groundbreaking for the Newark Skatepark @ Everette Park
Apr 22 @ 1:00 pm
HOME: An Earth Day Celebration @ Denison Homestead
Apr 22 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

We’re excited to welcome the following participants and look forward to listing more here as they are confirmed:

Mai Chau on Prospect food truck
Bird’s Haven Farms market stand
– Licking County Concerned Citizens
Bring the Farm to You children’s homestead
Green Energy Ohio
– Toddlesquat baked goods
Green Magic Apothecary herbal treatments
Granville Parent Co-op Preschool seed bomb station
Denison University faculty and staff leading sunset hike and astronomy viewing through Biological Reserve

Join us to explore sustainability and the wonders of the natural world!

Colonial Choreography & Choreographing Colonalism @ Knapp Performance Space Denison University
Apr 22 @ 5:00 pm

Artist talk with Vail visiting Artist Sudesh Mantillake

Apr
23
Mon
Family Story Time—Hervey Memorial Branch @ Licking County Library, Hervey Memorial Branch
Apr 23 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Enjoy stories, songs and activities for the whole family.

Onsite Help/Ask a Techspert @ Licking County Library, Hervey Memorial Branch
Apr 23 @ 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Do you have a question about technology? Drop in for one-to-one help with technology issues including laptops, smartphones, tablets, Kindles and software.

Pathfinder RPG Club @ Licking County Library
Apr 23 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Who’s looking for adventure? Join us for adventure with other teens and play the world’s most popular pen and paper RPG.

A Tinker Lab @ Licking County Library, Emerson R. Miller Branch
Apr 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

This class is designed to spark curiosity, creative thinking and encourage tinkering of everyday objects. Children in grades 3 through 6 are invited to reinvent their very own treasure. This program is designed for grades 3 through 6.

Senior Violin Recital with Max Meirow @ Burke Hall, Recital Hall Denison University
Apr 23 @ 7:00 pm
Behind the Scenes of the Crime @ Denison University, Shepardson College Room, Slater Hall
Apr 23 @ 7:30 pm

“Translating Japanese Mysteries”  Lecture by Charles Exley, associate professor of Modern Japanese Literature at University of Pittsburg and Michael Tangeman, associate professor of Modern Japanese Literature at Denison University.

Line Dancing Lessons @ Muddy Creek Saloon
Apr 23 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Apr
24
Tue
Wigglers and Wobblers @ Licking County Library
Apr 24 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am

Get your wiggles out at this musically active program for toddlers.

Family Story Time—Hebron Branch @ Licking County Library, Hebron Branch
Apr 24 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Enjoy stories, songs and activities for the whole family.

Truckin’ on Tuesdays with Moe’s Original BBQ from Granville @ Buckeky Lake Winery
Apr 24 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Project Management Class @ C-TEC of Licking County
Apr 24 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

This course will focus on 8 objectives to launch and evaluate your project. Students are encouraged to bring a project to class that they are currently working on for direct application of the Practical Project
Management process.

Family Story Time—Mary E. Babcock Branch @ Licking County Library, Mary E. Babcock Branch
Apr 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Enjoy stories, songs and activities for the whole family.

Narcotics Anonymous – A New Way @ Water's Edge Community Center
Apr 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Narcotics Anonymous (NA) is a fellowship of men and women for whom drugs have become a major problem.

The Basics of Lawn Care @ Bryn Du Mansion
Apr 24 @ 7:00 pm
Tuesday Night Trivia @ Moe's Original BBQ (upstairs)
Apr 24 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Bring a team or join one, prizes include a Moe’s gift card.  $5 bottles of wine during trivia, and of course BBQ and full bar available. Upstairs.

Apr
25
Wed
Three Bags Full Johnstown @ Croton Fair Grounds
Apr 25 all-day

The largest consignment sale of children’s clothing, toys, accessories and more.

Story Time for 2’s @ Licking County Library
Apr 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Two-year-olds will love this program filled with stories, songs and activities appropriate for them.

Preschool Craft Time @ Licking County Library, Hervey Memorial Branch
Apr 25 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Drop in for craft time with your preschooler. Materials provided.

Student Composers @ Burke Hall, Recital Hall Denison University
Apr 25 @ 1:30 pm
STEAM Building @ Licking County Library
Apr 25 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Have fun in this sometimes messy, but always fun, program involving science, technology, engineering, art and math.

Drinks for a Cause @ Buckey Lake Brewery
Apr 25 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Appetizers from the Chef Shack will be provided by North Valley Bank. There will be a raffle for a goody bag containing a t-shirt and hat from the Brewery, along with a portable phone charger, insulated tumbler, and more from North Valley Bank. Raffle tickets are $5 for one ticket or $20 for five tickets. 50% of the proceeds from the sales of the specialty brew Peach Pale Ale and 100% of the proceeds from the raffle will go to United Way of Licking County for their 50 campaign!

Paint the Parks 1 @ James Bradley Senior Center, Infimary Mound Park
Apr 25 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

You must register for this event. Registration includes supplies, snacks and pizza. BYOB or Wine!

Trivia Night @ Muddy Creek Saloon
Apr 25 @ 8:00 pm
Apr
26
Thu
Three Bags Full Johnstown @ Croton Fair Grounds
Apr 26 all-day

The largest consignment sale of children’s clothing, toys, accessories and more.

Preschool Story Time @ Licking County Library
Apr 26 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am

Encourage your 3- to 5-year-olds to explore the world around them with stories, songs and activities appropriate for them.

Little Tots @ Licking County Library, Mary E. Babcock Branch
Apr 26 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Babies and Family are invited to join us for stories, songs and fun.

Student Composers @ Burke Hall, Recital Hall Denison University
Apr 26 @ 11:30 am
Family Story Time—Emerson R. Miller Branch @ Licking County Library, Emerson R. Miller Branch
Apr 26 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Enjoy stories, songs and activities for the whole family.

Apr
27
Fri
Three Bags Full Johnstown @ Croton Fair Grounds
Apr 27 all-day

The largest consignment sale of children’s clothing, toys, accessories and more.

Historic Tour @ Licking County Historic Jail
Apr 27 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Historic Tour @ Licking County Historic Jail | Newark | Ohio | United States

Take a historic stroll through the jail with a knowledgeable tour guide and learn the history of this beautiful structure.   Tickets available at the door,  children under 12 are  FREE.  Collectible merchandise available for purchase.

Locally Grown & Gathered Dinner @ The John Gilbert Reese Center
Apr 27 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Dinner will be prepared by the Culinary Science students of C-tec

Hosted by Natural Resources Area and The Hartford Fair and Licking County Soil and Water Conservation District

Paint the Parks 2 @ James Bradley Senior Center, Infimary Mound Park
Apr 27 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Registration is required for this event, this includes your supplies and snacks and pizza. BYOB and Wine!

The Power of the Purse @ Bryn Du Field House
Apr 27 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

This one-of-a-kind ladies’ night out, complete with a live and silent purse auction, wine, dinner, and girl talk, will benefit the critical community services of the American Red Cross. Tickets required.

Parents Night Out @ Licking County Family YMCA Western Branch
Apr 27 @ 6:30 pm – 10:30 pm

Have a date night and we’ll take care of the kids! Registration is required.
Snack will include popcorn, fruit snacks, juice boxes and water.
Parents can provide their own snack for their own child if preferred.

Young Married, Young Adults Bible Study @ Church of God of Licking County
Apr 27 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Cash on Delivery @ Licking County Players
Apr 27 @ 8:00 pm
Cash on Delivery @ Licking County Players | Newark | Ohio | United States

A comedy directed by Destin Richardson

Apr
28
Sat
Three Bags Full Johnstown @ Croton Fair Grounds
Apr 28 all-day

The largest consignment sale of children’s clothing, toys, accessories and more.

Zonta Champagne Luncheon, Silent Auction & Style Show @ Moundbuilders Country Club
Apr 28 all-day

Zonta Club of Newark Annual Champagne Luncheon, Silent Auction & Style Show . Enjoy a sit down lunch at the historic Moundbuilders Country Club, valuable Silent Auctions items to bid on, 50/50, Ring Raffle, Door prizes, & fashion show from local stores. This years charity recipients OSUCCC-James & Licking Memorial Women’s Health.

Arbor Day Festival @ Dawes Arboretum
Apr 28 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

Join the LCL Bookmobile as we celebrate trees at the Arbor Day Festival.  Fun crafts and books!

Mommy and Me Paint Party @ The Trout Club
Apr 28 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

Children 8 and up will enjoy painting with their moms!! Price is per person, only 20 spots available so hurry to register!!

Sandra Boynton Pajama Party @ Licking County Library
Apr 28 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

Come celebrate children’s book author and illustrator Sandra Boynton! (Her books include “Moo Baa La La La,” “Blue Hat Green Hat” and “Pajama Time”). Make oversized Boynton-style characters (think fluffy sheep and fuzzy cows), attempt a barnyard dance and read a handful of her books and discuss what makes her style so appealing. Participants are encouraged to wear pajamas!

Taste of Granville @ Bryn Du Mansion
Apr 28 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Benefiting the Rotary Club of Granville’s Foundation to support local scholarships and service projects and bringing clean water to Haiti, the Rotary Taste of Granville will feature quality wines, beer and spirits paired with food from restauranteurs from across Central Ohio.

April’s Wine Club Member’s Dinner @ Buckeye Lake Winery
Apr 28 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm

We’re also very excited to share with you that for this month’s exclusive member dinner we’ve ask our new bartender and team member, Matthew Wilson, to craft the cocktails paired with two of the courses.

Seating is limited to the first 30 members so please don’t wait to RSVP.