Student art on display

The Christina School District's district-wide art show will open next week.

Theater production: Friday and Saturday, 8 p.m., at Chapel Street Playhouse, 27 N. Chapel St. The Chapel Street players will perform Edward Albee’s “Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?” Adults $18. Seniors $12. Students $5. Call 302-368-2248 to reserve a ticket.

Patriot 5K: Saturday, 9 a.m., at Deer Park Tavern, 108 West Main Street. The race will be in memory of Capt. Christopher S. Pepe, U.S. Air Force. Proceeds from this event will go to the Glasgow High School Air Force JROTC for a scholarship and to the Glasgow Lacrosse Team for new equipment. 5K and 4.2 mile run/walk. Registration $25 at

Creek Clean-Up: Saturday, 8 a.m., at White Clay Creek State Park Nature Center, 1475 Creek Road. Celebrate Earth Day during the annual Christina River Cleanup. Check in at the Nature Center parking lot. Dress for the weather; wear closed toed shoes. Volunteers may check in from 8 to 10 a.m. Pre-register through the Christina River Clean Up website:

Easter egg hunt: Saturday, 10 a.m. at White Clay Creek State Park’s Carpenter Recreation Area, 880 New London Road. Organized by the Newark Parks and Recreation Department. Kids up to age 4 start at 10 a.m. Kids 5 to 9 start at 10:30. Participants should bring a basket or bag for collecting eggs. Free, but state park fees are in effect. Rain date is 2 p.m. Sunday. Call 302-366-7147 for weather-related updates.

Kids’ Greenfest: Saturday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at NCCL school, 401 Phillips Ave. Intended to promote environmental sustainability, the event includes live music, hands-on activities for kids, animal presentations and more. Free.

Christina referendum forum: Wednesday, 7 to 8:30 p.m., at Marshall Elementary School, 101 Barrett Run Dr. Representatives from the Delaware Legislature, the Christina School District and Marshall Elementary School will discuss the role of referendums in public school funding, details of the April 30 referendum and why the referendum is important for the students, the schools and the community.

District art show: Wednesday and Thursday, 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Gauger-Cobbs Middle School, 50 Gender Rd. The show will display art from throughout the district.

Concert: Wednesday, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., at Newark High School Auditorium, 750 E. Delaware Ave. Shue-Medill Middle School’s band and singers will perform.

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