Artist reception: Tonight, 6 to 8 p.m., at the Newark Arts Alliance, 276 E. Main St. Artist Susan Balascio will display ethereal tranquil landscapes woven of hand-dyed fibers. The exhibit will be on display through Jan. 31. Free.
Concert: Tonight, 8 p.m., at Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Newark, 420 Willa Road. The Feinberg Brothers bluegrass band, from Long Island, N.Y., will perform. Tickets $10-$20.
City council meeting: Monday, 7 p.m., at city hall, 220 S. Main St. Council will discuss union contracts and several large purchases.
Diabetes education workshop: Tuesday, 6 p.m., at UD STAR Campus Health Sciences Building (Room 113), 540 S. College Ave. Attendees will learn about how to better manage diabetes. Continues every Tuesday through Feb. 18. Free.
Christina School Board meeting: Tuesday, 7 p.m., at Sarah Pyle Academy, 501 N. Lombard Street in Wilmington. The board will discuss the upcoming referendum and the search for a new superintendent.