Events

    April 10, 2014
    DE DHSS Free Diabetes Education Program
    04/10/2014 - 05:45 PM
    New Castle Library
    424 Delaware St New Castle, DE

    Free Diabetes Education Program
    Flyer
    Every Thursday Evening from 5:45 – 8:15
    April 10 – May 15, 2014
    To Register contact Candita Weber at 302-328-6511
    or Linda Crone at 302-744-1020
    This program is run by:
    The Delaware Diabetes Self-Management Program (DSMP)
    Delaware Department of Health and Social Services (DHSS)


    April 19, 2014
    Annual Battery Park Spring Clean-Up
    04/19/2014 - 09:00 AM
    Battery Park
    New Castle, DE 19720

    Improvements Continue in Battery Park – You can help!
    Annual Spring Clean-Up
    Saturday, April 19, 2014 – 9:00 to noon

    The New Castle Sailing Club and the Historic New Castle Alliance are co-sponsoring the annual spring Battery Park Beach Clean-Up on Saturday, April 19, from 9:00 to noon. Repairs and improvements continue in the park, including repaved walkways and a protective berm. Extensive work is on-going on numerous surrounding dykes. We can help too.

    Please join friends, family, neighbors, and colleagues in cleaning up the Battery Park beaches. Coupons for a discount at local restaurants for lunch on day of clean-up will be given to volunteers. Trash bags and gloves will be available, but please bring your own work gloves, if possible. Volunteer certificates will also be available. On the morning of the clean-up, please sign in at the registration table located by the New Castle Sailing Club sailhouse at the end of West 3rd Street.
    Questions? Contact Sally 302 547-0176 or Irene 302 328-1709.
    Rain date is April 26.
    If weather is questionable on April 19, please call 302 547-0176.


    April 20, 2014
    Ecumenical Sunrise Service at the Wharf
    04/20/2014 - 06:30 AM
    The Wharf
    0 Delaware Street New Castle, DE 19720

    Ecumenical Sunrise Service at the Wharf
    6:30 a.m.
    Sunrise service at the Wharf in Old New Castle


    April 24, 2014
    City of New Castle Planning Commission Parking Sub-Committee
    04/24/2014 - 04:00 PM
    Town Hall
    201 Delaware Street New Castle, DE 19720

    City of New Castle Planning Commission
    Parking Sub-Committee Meeting
    Thursday, April 24, 2014 – 4:00 p.m.
    Town Hall 201 Delaware – 2nd Floor Council Chambers

    Roll call
    Communications
    Old Business:
    1. Discussion Separation Day Resident Entry Permit

    2. Follow up proposals to Planning Commission potential available parking for historic area.

    3. Discussion of mixed use historic area residential and visitor parking.

    New Business:
    Establish future monthly meeting dates


    April 25, 2014
    New Castle Arbor Day Celebration
    04/25/2014 - 10:00 AM
    Historic Penn Farm
    807 Frenchtown Road New Castle, DE 19720

    Friday, April 25th
    Arbor Day Celebration
    10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
    807 Frenchtown Road (Rt. 273)

    The Historic Penn Farm & the City of New Castle to Host Arbor Day Event
    Please continue your strong support of the City’s healthy lifestyle efforts by visiting the Penn Farm on Arbor Day, Friday April 25th from 10: a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

    There will be activities for both adults and young people and these will include a “hands on” tree planting demonstration, a presentation on the history and value of Arbor Day, static equipment displays by the City of New Castle Police Department, Good Will Fire Company as well as representatives of various tree maintenance companies.

    Representatives from the State Division of Forestry will be available to answer questions. Free trees will also be available to the public. Parking will be at the produce stand lot, with a short walk up to the presentation area. In case of rain, most events will be held in the barn.

    All activities are free and open to the public.

     


    April 26, 2014
    6th Annual New Castle Community Yard Sale
    04/26/2014 - 08:00 AM
    The Green
    211 Delaware Street New Castle, DE 19720

    New Castle Community Yard Sale 
    Saturday, April 26th  8am-4pm (rain date: Sunday, April 27th)
    Located on The Green, Delaware Street

    GOT STUFF?
    Register early, then clean out your closets, basements and sheds for the 6th Annual New Castle Community Yard Sale.
    Register for a spot on the Green, or you can add your own sale to the official map.
    Registration Form
    Sponsored by the Historic New Castle Alliance
    For more info visit: www.historicnewcastle.org or email historicnewcastlealliance@gmail.com


    April 26, 2014
    Save St. Peter’s Pipe Organ Dinner & Silent Auction
    04/26/2014 - 06:00 PM
    St. Peter's Gymnasium
    515 Harmony Street New Castle, DE 19720

    Saturday, April 26
    Social Hour beginning at 6:00 p.m.
    Dinner 7:00 p.m.

    Location: St. Peter’s Gymnasium
    515 Harmony Street
    Ticket cost: $25.00 ($35.00 at the door) - Cash Bar
    If you would like to contribute an item or services for the Silent Auction, or buy tickets, call the Parish Office at 328-2335

    Dinner prepared by The Saint Anthony’s Society
    Menu: appetizers, salad, baked ziti, hot porchetta & roast beef sandwiches, roasted potatoes, green beans & dessert.

    Entertainment by guitarist & vocalist Pete Snow;
    Mezzo soprano Andrea Arena; Pianists Mary June Peterson and Julius E. Del Prado; Accompanists Bunny Deascanis and Laura Baltrusaitis

    All proceeds goes toward the restoration of our historic organ, installed in 1883.
    Check out http://savetheorgan.blogspot.com


    April 28, 2014
    Planning Commission Meeting
    04/28/2014 - 06:30 PM
    Town Hall
    201 Delaware Street New Castle, DE 19720

    Agenda to be posted.


    April 29, 2014
    Board of Health Meeting
    04/29/2014 - 06:00 PM
    Town Hall
    201 Delaware Street New Castle, DE 19720

    Agenda to be posted.


    May 2, 2014
    Annual May Market
    05/02/2014 - 09:00 AM
    Market Square behind Town Hall
    201 Delaware Street New Castle, DE 19720

    Annual May Market
    Friday, May 2, 9:00 am to 6:00 pm
    Saturday, May 3, 9:00 to 3:00 pm
    Market Square, Behind Old Town Hall, New Castle, DE
    Information: www.arasapha.org


    May 5, 2014
    Tree Commission Meeting
    05/05/2014 - 05:30 PM
    Town Hall
    201 Delaware Street New Castle, DE 19720

    Agenda to be posted.


    May 13, 2014
    City Council Meeting
    05/13/2014 - 07:00 PM
    Town Hall
    201 Delaware Street New Castle, DE 19720

    Agenda to come.


    May 15, 2014
    Historic Area Commission Meeting
    05/15/2014 - 05:00 PM
    Town Hall
    201 Delaware Street New Castle, DE 19720

    Agenda to be posted.


    May 17, 2014
    A Day in Old New Castle
    05/17/2014 - 10:00 AM
    Immanuel Episcopal Church on the Green
    50 Market Street New Castle, DE 19720

    A Day in Old New Castle
    A 90-year tradition of home and garden tours in 
    New Castle, Delaware

    Presented by
    Immanuel Episcopal Church on the Green
    Saturday, May 17, 2014, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

    Adults: $10 before May 17 or $15 at the event,
    Children (7 to 12): $5
    For more information, please call our toll-free number: 1 877 496-9498 or Email Us.
     
     Proceeds benfefit the New Castle Library Friends and the Arasapha Garden Club.  
    ** Online ticket sales are scheduled to begin March 24, 2014.   **


    May 17, 2014
    NCHS Exhibit The Height of Fashion: Delaware Women Dress Up
    05/17/2014 - 01:00 PM
    Old Library Museum
    40 East Third Street New Castle, DE 19720

    Old Library Exhibit
    The Height of Fashion: Delaware Women Dress Up
    May 17 thru December 28
    Weekends, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
    Free

    Member Preview
    Wednesday, May 14

    7:00 p.m.
    NCHS Members only get a sneak peek at the Old Library exhibit
    The Height of Fashion: Delaware Women Dress Up


    May 19, 2014
    Planning Commission Meeting
    05/19/2014 - 06:30 PM
    Town Hall
    201 Delaware Street New Castle, DE 19720

    Agenda to be posted.


    June 2, 2014
    Tree Commission Meeting
    06/02/2014 - 05:30 PM
    Town Hall
    201 Delaware Street New Castle, DE 19720

    Agenda to be posted.


    June 4, 2014
    Save the Date for the Annual New Castle Historical Society Garden Party
    06/04/2014 - 06:00 PM
    Dutch House Gardens
    32 East Third Street New Castle, DE 19720

    SAVE THE DATE!

    Annual New Castle Historical Society Garden Party
    Wednesday, June 4
    6:00 – 8:30 pm
    Dutch House & Gardens
    Ticket info coming soon!


    June 4, 2014
    Police & Public Meeting
    06/04/2014 - 07:00 PM
    City of New Castle Police Department Community Room
    1 Municipal Blvd New Castle, DE 19720

    Police & Public Meeting


    June 10, 2014
    City Council Meeting
    06/10/2014 - 07:00 PM
    Town Hall
    201 Delaware Street New Castle, DE 19720

    Agenda to come.


    June 19, 2014
    Historic Area Commission Meeting
    06/19/2014 - 05:00 PM
    Town Hall
    201 Delaware Street New Castle DE, 19720

    Agenda to be posted.


    June 23, 2014
    Planning Commission Meeting
    06/23/2014 - 06:30 PM
    Town Hall
    201 Delaware Street New Castle, DE 19270

    Agenda to be posted.


    July 7, 2014
    Tree Commission Meeting
    07/07/2014 - 05:30 PM
    Town Hall
    201 Delaware Street New Castle, DE 19720

    Agenda to be posted.


    July 8, 2014
    City Council Meeting
    07/08/2014 - 07:00 PM
    Town Hall
    201 Delaware Street New Castle, DE 19720

    Agenda to come.


    July 17, 2014
    Historic Area Commission Meeting
    07/17/2014 - 05:00 PM
    Town Hall
    201 Delaware Street New Castle, DE 19720

    Agenda to be posted.


    July 28, 2014
    Planning Commission Meeting
    07/28/2014 - 06:30 PM
    Town Hall
    201 Delaware Street New Castle, DE 19720

    Agenda to be posted.


    July 29, 2014
    Board of Health Meeting
    07/29/2014 - 06:00 PM
    Town Hall
    201 Delaware Street New Castle, DE 19720

    Agenda to be posted.


    August 12, 2014
    City Council Meeting
    08/12/2014 - 07:00 PM
    Town Hall
    201 Delaware Street New Castle, DE 19720

    Agenda to come.


    August 21, 2014
    Historic Area Commission Meeting
    08/21/2014 - 05:00 PM
    Town Hall
    201 Delaware Street New Castle, DE 19720

    Agenda to be posted.


    August 25, 2014
    Planning Commission Meeting
    08/25/2014 - 06:30 PM
    Town Hall
    201 Delaware Street New Castle, DE 19720

    Agenda to be posted.