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Turkey Trot: Satur­day, at Handloff Park, 1000 Barks­dale Road. Ne­wark Parks and Recre­ation will hold the tra­di­tional pre-Thanks­giv­ing 5K and 10K. Reg­is­tra­tion be­gins at 8 a.m, with the 10K start­ing at 9 and the 5K start­ing at 10:30. Day-of reg­is­tra­tion is $35. Coats will be col­lected for those in need.

Craft fair: Satur­day, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Kingswood United Methodist Church, 300 Mar­rows Road. Ven­dors will have crafts for sale, and the church will sell lunch and baked goods. Free ad­mis­sion.

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.

Con­cert: Satur­day, 7:30 p.m., at Ne­wark United Methodist Church, 69 E. Main St. The Ne­wark Sym­phony Or­ches­tra will per­form. Adults $15; se­niors $10; stu­dents $8. In­ter­faith ser­vice: Tues­day, 7:30 p.m. at Ne­wark United Methodist Church, 69 E.

Main St. The an­nual pre-Thanks­giv­ing ser­vice ro­tates be­tween dif­fer­ent churches each year and brings to­gether Ne­wark­ers of all faiths. Free and open to the pub­lic. Thanks­giv­ing break­fast: Thurs­day, 8 to 10:30 a.m. at Ge­orge Wil­son Cen­ter, 303 New

Lon­don Road. Spon­sored by the Ne­wark Parks and Recre­ation Depart­ment, the break­fast in­cludes pan­cakes, eggs, sausage, fruit, cof­fee, juice and tea. Call 302-366-7000 for reser­va­tions. $3 in ad­vance, $6 at the door. Se­niors ad­mit­ted free.

Run for Pie 5K: Thurs­day, 9 a.m. at Glas­gow Park, 2275 Pu­laski High­way. After the race, a party fea­tur­ing Thanks­giv­ing pies will be held in the park. Day-of reg­is­tra­tion is $30.

Thanks­giv­ing din­ner: 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Ogle­town Bap­tist Church, 316 Red Mill

Road. Free. Call 302-737-2511 to make a reser­va­tion.

NHS all-class re­union: Nov. 24, 6 to 10 p.m., at Ne­wark Coun­try Club, 300 W. Main

St. All Ne­wark High School alumni are wel­come. $15 ad­mis­sion in­cludes light fare. Cash bar.

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Matthew Cur­tis Porter, of West Grove, Pa., runs last year’s Turkey Trot wear­ing a pump­kin pie hat.

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