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.
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.

Hindu & Indian Festivals
November 15, 2017 - January 13, 2018
Ayyappa Mandala Puja
Where: Delaware Hindu Temple 760 Yorklyn Rd Hockessin, DE 19707

When: November 15, 2017 - January 13, 2018

Contact: 302-235-7020

November 29, 2017
Gita Jayanti
Where: Delaware Hindu Temple 760 Yorklyn Rd Hockessin, DE 19707

When: November 29, 2017

Contact: 302-235-7020

December 29, 2017
Vaikunta Ekadasi
Where: Delaware Hindu Temple 760 Yorklyn Rd Hockessin, DE 19707

When: December 29, 2017

Contact: 302-235-7020

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Health & Fitness
December 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29, 2017
Laughter Yoga
Where: Lewes Public Library Meeting Room West 111 Adams Ave, Lewes, DE 19958

When: December 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29, 2017 8:30AM-9:30AM, open to all ages

Contact: 302-645-2733

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Free Movies
December 1, 2017
Dunkirk (106min)
Where: Newark Free Library Meeting Room 1&2 750 Liberty Avenue., Newark, DE 19711

When: Friday, December 1, 2017 6:30PM-8:30PM

Contact: 302-731-7550

December 27, 2017
La La Land
Where: Bear Library Meeting Room 1B 101 Governor’s Place, Bear, DE 19701

When: Wednesday, December 27, 2017 6PM-8PM

Contact: 302-838-3300

January 24, 2018
Hell or High Water
Where: Bear Library Meeting Room 1B 101 Governor’s Place, Bear, DE 19701

When: Wednesday, January 24, 2018 6PM-8PM

Contact: 302-838-3300

February 28, 2018
Hidden Figures
Where: Bear Library Meeting Room 1B 101 Governor’s Place, Bear, DE 19701

When: Wednesday, February 28, 2018 6PM-8PM

Contact: 302-838-3300

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SAT, Science, STEAM & ESL Classes
November 18, 2017
Princeton Review ACT Practice Test
Where: Brandywine Hundred Library Multipurpose Room A & B 1300 Foulk Rd Wilmington, DE 19803

When: November 18, 2017 10:15AM-2:15PM, registration required

Contact: 800-2-REVIEW

November 18 & 25, 2017
Scratch Programming
Where: Newark Free Library Bookends Room 1750 Liberty Aven Newark, DE 19711

When: November 18 & 25, 2017 10AM-12PM, for ages 8-16, no registration required

Contact: 302-731-7550

November 21, 2017
Coding Club
Where: Bear Library Meeting Room 1A 101 Governor’s Place, Bear, DE 19701

When: November 21, 2017 3:30PM-4:30PM for ages 10+

Contact: 302-838-3300

December 4, 2017
SAT Prep
Where: Dover Public Library Teen Loft 35 Loockerman Plaza Dover, DE 19901

When:December 4, 2017 6PM-7:30PM

Contact: 302-736-7030

December 5 & 19, 2017
Coding Club
Where: Bear Library Meeting Room 1A 101 Governor’s Place, Bear, DE 19701

When: December 5 & 19, 2017 3:30PM-4:30PM for ages 10+

Contact: 302-838-3300

December 13 & 27, 2017
Coding Club - Girls Who Code
Where: Kent County Library Conference Room 497 South Red Haven Lane Dover, DE 19901

When:December 13 & 27, 2017 6PM-7:30PM

Contact: 302-744-1919

December 16, 2017
Princeton Review SAT Practice Test
Where: Brandywine Hundred Library Multipurpose Room A & B 1300 Foulk Rd Wilmington, DE 19803

When: December 16, 2017 10:15AM-2:15PM, for teens, registration required

Contact: 800-2-REVIEW

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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Delaware Farmers Markets
Rodney Square, Wilmington
Where: Rodney Square Wilmington, DE 19801

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

Main St, Newark Farmers Market
Where: Newark Shopping Center 230 E Main St Newark, DE 19702

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

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

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Indian Language Classes
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

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