Delaware Indian Community Events


The Hindu Temple in Hockessin and Gujarati Samaj of Delaware frequently organize celebrations of Indian festivals and other community events in Wilmington and Newark.
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Weekly Farmers Market in Newark Shopping Center on Main St (DE)
Also, local city government organizations and public libraries in Newark, New Castle, Wilmington & Hockessin also host SAT/ACT Prep classes, STEM & Math tutoring, Yoga sessions, Coding & Robotics classes, immigration services like preparing for citizenship exam, interview and filling up the forms for the benefit of students, teens, youth, immigrants and adults.

These community events include celebration of major Hindu festivals like Ugadi, Rama Navami, Ganesh Utsav, Dasara, Diwali, July 4th Fireworks display, India Day Festival, Newark Street Festival, Raas Garba, Govardhan Annakoot, Pongal and Ugadi, dance performances and music shows.

Entry to most events is usually free but do check with the organizers beforehand. And some events like immigration services and Math tutroing may require prior registration.

Please check this page often for a listing of events in Delaware that could be of interest to you and the family.

July 13 - August 25, 2017
Armchair Exercise
Where: Newark Senior Center, 200 Whitechapel Dr, Newark, DE 19713

When: Thursdays & Fridays July 13 - August 25, 2017 10AM-11AM, no cost

Contact: 302-737-2336

July 22, 2017
Princeton Review SAT Practice Test
Where: Brandwine Hundred Library Multipurpose Room A&B, 1300 Foulk Rd, Wilmington

When: July 22, 2017 10:15AM-2:15PM, registration required

Contact: 302-477-3150

August 4, 2017
Varalakshmi Vratam
Where: Delaware Hindu Temple 760 Yorklyn Rd Hockessin, DE 19707

When: August 4, 2017

Contact: 302-235-7020

August 7, 2017
Raksha Bhandhan & Yajur Upakarma
Where: Delaware Hindu Temple 760 Yorklyn Rd Hockessin, DE 19707

When: August 7, 2017

Contact: 302-235-7020

August 12 & 19, 2017
Princeton Review SAT Practice Test
Where: Brandwine Hundred Library Multipurpose Room A&B, 1300 Foulk Rd, Wilmington

When: August 12 & 19, 2017 10:15AM-2:15PM, registration required

Contact: 302-477-3150

August 15, 2017
Krishna Janmashtami
Where: Delaware Hindu Temple 760 Yorklyn Rd Hockessin, DE 19707

When: August 15, 2017

Contact: 302-235-7020

August 19, 2017
IndiaFest 2017
Where: 631 South College Avenue, Newark, DE 19716

When: August 19, 2017 11AM-10PM

August 25, 2017
Ganesh Utsav
Where: Delaware Hindu Temple 760 Yorklyn Rd Hockessin, DE 19707

When: August 25, 2017

Contact: 302-235-7020

Until October 25, 2017
Where: Rodney Square Wilmington, DE 19801

When: Wednesdays Until October 25, 2017 10AM-2PM

Until Mid-November, 2017
Where: Newark Shopping Center 230 E Main St Newark, DE 19702

When: Sundays Until Mid-November, 2017 9:30AM-2PM

Until December 27, 2017
Science, Technology, Math Class
Where: Kirkwood Library Community Room, 6000 Kirkwood Hway, Wilmington

When: Every fourth Wednesday of month Until December 27, 2017 6PM-7PM

Admission: Free, for ages 7 plus

Contact: 302-995-7663

Until December 31, 2017
Free English Conversation Classes
Where: Newark United Methodist Church 69 East Main St Newark, DE

When: Mondays except holidays 1PM-3PM

Admission: Free, for adults, registration required

Contact: 302-383-6963

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New Castle Farmers Market
Where: 110 N. DuPont Highway New Castle, DE 19702

When: Friday & Saturday from 9AM-9PM and Sunday 10AM-6PM

Middletown Farmers Market
Where: 701 N Broad St Middletown, DE 19709

When: Thursday 8:30AM-6PM, Friday 8:30AM-7PM & Saturday 8:30AM-4PM

Learn Hindi in Delaware
Hindi Language Class
Where: Delaware Hindu Temple 760 Yorklyn Rd Hockessin, DE 19707

When: Every Sunday @ 1:30PM

Contact: 302-235-7020

Learn Tamil in Delaware
Tamil Language Class
Where: Delaware Hindu Temple 760 Yorklyn Rd Hockessin, DE 19707

When: 1st & 3rd Sundays of the month @ 12PM

Contact: 302-235-7020

Learn Bengali in Delaware
Bengali Language Class
Where: Hindu Temple 760 Yorklyn Rd Hockessin, DE 19707

When: 1st & 3rd Sundays of the month @ 3PM

Contact: 302-235-7020

Learn Telugu in Delaware
Telugu Language Class
Where: Hindu Temple 760 Yorklyn Rd Hockessin, DE 19707

When: 2nd & 4th Sundays of the month @ 12PM

Contact: 302-235-7020

Monthly Havan
Arya Samaji Havan
Where: Hindu Temple 760 Yorklyn Rd Hockessin, DE 19707

When: Every First Sunday of the Month

Contact: 302-235-7020