The week ahead

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Bike to Work Day: Today, 7:30 to 9 a.m., at Men­tor’s Cir­cle on the Univer­sity of Delaware cam­pus. Event will cel­e­brate Na­tional Bike Week. Prizes will be ran­domly awarded to par­tic­i­pants. “Bike trains” — groups of cy­clists rid­ing to­gether — will leave at 7:20 a.m. from Fair­field Shop­ping Cen­ter, Curtis Mill Park, Delaware Tech­nol­ogy Park, UD Field House, Downes Ele­men­tary and the in­ter­sec­tion of Chrysler Av­enue and Elk­ton Road. For more in­for­ma­tion, visit bike­newark.com.

Mil­i­tary en­camp­ment: Satur­day, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., at Pen­cader Her­itage Mu­seum, 2029 Sun­set Lake Road. A va­ri­ety of mil­i­tary equip­ment will be on dis­play, and the mu­seum will be open. Free.

Fix-it Cafe: Satur­day, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Glas­gow Park Bank Barn, 2275 Pu­laski High­way. At­ten­dees can bring a bro­ken lamp, vac­uum, waf­fle iron, sewing ma­chine or other item and work be­side an ex­pe­ri­enced vol­un­teer to re­pair the item. Free.

School Hill his­tor­i­cal event: Satur­day, 1 to 5 p.m., at the Ge­orge Wil­son Cen­ter, 303 New Lon­don Road. Vol­un­teers will col­lect oral his­tory ac­counts as well as scan and doc­u­ment me­men­tos from cur­rent and for­mer res­i­dents with con­nec­tions to the New Lon­don Road and School Hill com­mu­ni­ties, where many African-Amer­i­cans lived dur­ing the days of seg­re­ga­tion. Free and open to the pub­lic.

Open stu­dio: Satur­day and Sun­day, 1 to 3 p.m., at Wynn Bres­lin Stu­dio, 470 Ter­rapin Lane. Artist Wynn Bres­lin will give tours of her stu­dio. Free.

Me­mo­rial Day cer­e­mony and pa­rade: Sun­day, 1 p.m. A cer­e­mony honor­ing fallen ser­vice mem­bers will be held on the UD Green, in front of Me­mo­rial Hall. Fol­low­ing the cer­e­mony, at 2 p.m., Ne­wark’s 82nd Me­mo­rial Day pa­rade will be­gin. Marchers will be­gin at South Col­lege Av­enue and pro­ceed down Main Street to Chapel Street.

Education fo­rum: Mon­day, 7 p.m., at Ne­wark High School, 750 E. Delaware Ave. State Rep. Paul Baum­bach will mod­er­ate a panel dis­cus­sion about the fu­ture of pub­lic education. The speak­ers will in­clude Delaware Sec­re­tary of Education Susan Bunt­ing, State Sen. Dave Sokola, Christina Board Pres­i­dent El­iz­a­beth Paige, Christina Su­per­in­ten­dent Richard Gregg and Ne­wark Char­ter School Di­rec­tor Gre­gory Meece. Coun­cil meet­ing: Mon­day, 7 p.m., at city hall, 220 S. Main St. Coun­cil will dis­cuss the 2018 bud­get process, the process for re­mov­ing a city man­ager, amend­ing sign fees and other is­sues.

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