The week ahead: Flea market, Halloween parade, NewBark PawLooza

Calendar listings for Oct. 25 - Nov. 2

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NewBark PawLooza

Daisy the chihuahua is dressed as Bruiser, the dog in the movie “Legally Blonde” during a costume contest at NewBark PawLooza.

Senior Center Fall Flea Market: Friday, 9 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m. to noon, at Newark Senior Center, 200 White Chapel Drive. Items for sale include jewelry, brand name clothing, housewares, books, antiques, collectibles, linens, crafts, toys and holiday items. Free admission.

Halloween Parade: Sunday, 3 p.m., on Main Street. Parade begins at Tyre Avenue and ends at South College Avenue. After the parade, kids are invited to trick-or-treat at Main Street businesses. No rain date; for cancellation information, call (302) 366-7147.

City council meeting: Monday, 7 p.m., at city hall, 220 S. Main St. Council will vote on a development project slated for Paper Mill Road and a proposal to buy body cameras for the Newark Police Department.

Town hall meeting: Tuesday, 6 p.m., at Kirk Middle School, 140 Brennen Drive. Attorney General Kathy Jennings, joined by State Sen. Bryan Townsend and State Rep. Ed Osienski, will update the community on what the Department of Justice has been up to and to answer questions.

Trunk-or-treat: Wednesday, 6 p.m. at Newark Methodist Preschool, 69 E. Main St. Bring the family for a safe and creative way to Trick-or-Treat. The parking lot will be full of decorated car trunks and lots of candy. There will be prizes for the best-dressed trunk

NewBark PawLooza: Saturday, Nov. 2, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., at Handloff Park, 1000 Barksdale Road. Bring your dog and enjoy demonstrations, vendors and activities and contests. Dogs must be leashed, non-aggressive and up-to-date on their shots. Free.

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