In alignment with our organizational commitment to enhance and strengthen the vitality of the Newark arts creative community through personal and professional development programming, Newark Arts will coordinate and host a series of convenings for members of the arts and culture sector, addressing some of their most pressing concerns.
If you’re interested in submitting an idea for a convening follow the button below.

At each 2 hour convening, we will

  • Identify opportunities, barriers and challenges on a particular topic
  • Develop recommendations and discuss how to move them into action
  • Build and strengthen relationships amongst participants

UPCOMING CONVENINGS

No upcoming convenings

PAST CONVENINGS

DATE
Wednesday, February 19, 2020

TIME
5:30PM – 7:30PM

LOCATION
Barnes and Noble,
Rutgers University-NewarK

42 Halsey Street
Hahne’s Building
Newark, NJ 07102

DATE
Thursday, February 20, 2020

TIME
6PM – 8PM

LOCATION
Newark Public Library
James Brown Room, 2nd Floor
5 Washington Street
Newark, NJ 07102

DATE
Thursday, March 5, 2020

TIME
6PM – 8PM

LOCATION
Newark Public Library
Centennial Hall, 2nd Floor
5 Washington Street
Newark, NJ 07102

DATE
Saturday, March 21, 2020

TIME
2PM – 5PM

LOCATION
Newark Public Library
James Brown Room, 2nd Floor
5 Washington Street
Newark, NJ 07102

2019 CONVENINGS

DATE
Wednesday, December 18th

TIME
5:30PM – 7:30PM

LOCATION
Barnes and Noble,
Rutgers University-Newark
42 Halsey Street
Hahne’s Building
Newark, NJ 07102

NOVEMBER 14: Artist & Creative’s Health & Wellness Initiative

DATE
Thursday, November 14th

TIME
5:30PM – 8:15PM

LOCATION
Berkeley College
536 Broad Street
Newark, NJ 07102

OCTOBER 16: Artist & Creative’s Health & Wellness Initiative

DATE
Wednesday, October 16th

TIME
5:30PM – 8:15PM

LOCATION
Berkeley College
536 Broad Street
Newark, NJ 07102

OCTOBER 8: Legacy Lives On

DATE
Tuesday, October 8th

TIME
6PM – 8:30PM

LOCATION
3rd Space Cowork, 142 Lafayette St, Newark, NJ 07105

NWWW: Newark Women’s Writers Workshop

DATE
Wednesday, August 28th

TIME
5:30pm – 7pm

LOCATION
Newark Arts, 17 Academy St. Newark, NJ

AUGUST 21: FINANCIAL EMPOWERMENT WITH LISC

JULY 27-28: LPMF Sustainable Health & Wellness Village

DATE
Saturday, July 27th and Sunday, July 28th

TIME
10am – 5pm

LOCATION
1 Lincoln Park Place
Newark, NJ

JULY 14: HOW TO MAKE A LIVING AS AN ARTIST, CREATIVE, OR MUSICIAN

MARCH 7: HEALTH & WELLNESS