Downtown Newark Association, 8 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 2, at the county building at 20 S. Second St., in Meeting Room B in the basement. Mayoral candidate Jeff Hall will be the guest speaker. A brief business meeting will be held.

Events

Downtown Newark Association, 8 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 2, at the county building at 20 S. Second St., in Meeting Room B in the basement. Mayoral candidate Jeff Hall will be the guest speaker. A brief business meeting will be held.

Salsa, swing and ballroom dancing every Sunday evening in the Fellowship Hall at Pataskala United Methodist Church, 458 S. Main St. A beginner lesson starts at7:30 p.m. and will be followed by general dancing. Free.

All-you-can-eat spaghetti dinner, 5 to 7:15 p.m. first Wednesday of the month at Newark Maennerchor, 195 W.Cost is $6 for adults; $3 for children under 12. Call (740) 323-1163.

Health

Breastfeeding basics class, 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 3, in the first-floor conference rooms at Licking Memorial Hospital, 1320 W. Main St. A certified lactation consultant will be available to answer questions. Cost is $20. To register, call (740) 348-4346.

Friends and family infant and child CPR, 7 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 4, in the first-floor conference rooms at Licking Memorial Hospital, 1320 W. Main St. Focus is on basic life support and treatment for children who are choking. Cost is $5 per person. To register, call (740) 348-4346.

Childbirth education class, 6 to 9 p.m. Mondays, Aug. 8 and 15, at Licking Memorial Hospital, 1320 W. Main St. Expectant mothers should bring a support partner, two pillows and a blanket. Class size is limited to 10 couples. Cost is $55 per couple. To register, call (740) 348-4346.

Table Talk, 11 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 10, at Zerger Hall Senior Center, 745 E. Main St. Kayla Hughes will discuss bone structure and calcium. Meals are free for seniors and $6 for those under 60. Reservations due by 5 p.m. Aug. 8. Call (740) 345-0821.

Maternity tour, 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 14, at Licking Memorial Hospital, 1320 W. Main St. Refreshments will be served. Free. Call (740) 348-4346.

Meetings

Licking County Genealogical Society, 6 p.m. Monday, Aug. 1, at Zerger Hall, 745 E. Main St. Annual potluck and induction of new members into the Society of Civil War Families of Licking County. Bring a covered dish or dessert to share. Table service and beverages provided. Call (740) 349-5510.

Newark Ski Club, Tuesday, Aug. 2, at Damon's restaurant, 1486 Granville Road. Social hour begins at 6 p.m.; the meeting will be at 7 p.m. August activities include a happy hour in New Albany and a hiking/overnight stay at Lake Hope.

NARFE Chapter 310 will meet for its annual picnic at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 9, at the Rotary Pavilion on the OSU-Newark Campus, Sharon Valley Road. Shredded chicken, sloppy joes and table service provided. Bring a dish to share. Reservations required. Call Nancy at (740) 745-2057 or Nello at (740) 522-2306 by Aug. 4.

Licking County Democratic Club, 7 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month at the Don Hill Administration Building, 20 S. Second St. Aug. 9: The ACLU will speak about election legislation.