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This Week: Haunted House, Community Carnival, Senior Health Faire

Find out what's going on around Newark this week.

Heads up! Here are five things going on this week that you should know about:

  • Local seniors are encouraged to attened the City of Newark's 13th Annual Health and Resource Faire for Seniors today from 9 a.m. to noon at the Silliman Center. The event will feature a number of vendors and informational booths. Flu vaccines will also be available on site for $5 or free for those on Medicare. 
  • Join Newark's Relay for Life and Love at First Slice for Family Karaoke Night on Thursday from 6:30 to 10:30 p.m. Sing your heart out for a good cause! Twenty-percent of the proceeds will go toward Newark's Relay for Life for cancer research.
  • Don't miss Snow Elementary School's Fall Festival this Friday. Held from 2 to 5 p.m., families are invited to bring their children for an afternoon of games, face painting and a haunted house. Children are encouraged to wear costumes, too.
  • Ready to have a screaming good time? Then make sure to visit Newark Memorial High School Drama's Haunted House this Saturday from 3 to 7 p.m. Come find out what creatures are lurking in hallways. Tickets are $5 at the door and a good fairy service will be available upon request.
  • The community is invited to a Free Community Carnival this Saturday. Held from 1 to 5 p.m. at the Bay Area Baptist Church, located at 38517 Birch St., the carnival will feature 25 game booths, three jumpers, an indoor maze, a number of competitions, face painting and more. For more details, click here.

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