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Program Guides

Get an up-close look at firetrucks, police cruisers and more at The Works’ Dozers & Diggers
The Newark Advocate, July 2023

The Works: Family fun combining history, art, and technology for the whole family
Fox 28/ABC 6, June 2023

13th Annual STEMfest
WHIZ News, Zanesville, February 2023

Author Taylor highlights ‘Green Book’ in Black history talk at Ohio State Newark
The Newark Advocate, February 2023

Dozers & Diggers event at The Works
The Newark Advocate, July 2022

An interactive wildlife event for all
NBC4 Daytime Columbus, June 2022

The Works hosts wildlife event in Smithsonian ‘Habitat’ exhibit
Mount Vernon News, June 2022

Pop surrealism art exhibit opening at The Works
Mount Vernon News, April 2022

Permission to Create Art Gallery Opens at The Works (video)
NBC4, February 2022

Pandemic Pivot: How 2 Shuttered Ohio Science Museums Created Takeaway Kits So Kids and Their Families Could Do Experiments at Home
The 74, Newsbreak.com, January 2022

The Works names its art gallery after retiring director Marcia Downes
Newark Advocate, October 2021

New name for Works Art Gallery honors retired executive director
Mount Vernon News, October 2021

The Works Unveils New Traveling Exhibit Getting Us in Touch with Nature
NBC4, June 2021

The Works celebrates 25 years with Habitat exhibit in LeFevre Courtyard
Newark Advocate, June 2021

New Smithsonian “Habitat” Exhibit at The Works explores life sciences
Newark Advocate, March 2021

8 Incredible Things To Do Charming Newark, Ohio
Travel Awaits, February 5, 2021

Best Local Tourist Attraction in Licking County
Newark Advocate, December 2020

The Works Reopening
Newark Advocate, October 2020

2020 Fall Arts Guide
Columbus Monthly, September 2020

Cameron Fontana from ABC 6 visits The Works
ABC 6, July 2020

Canal Street permanently closed
Newark Advocate, February 2020

Only In Your State
Newark Advocate, January 2020

Best Hometowns 2019: Newark
Ohio Magazine, November 2019

STEM profile: Marcia Downes
Newark Advocate, August 2019

NASA Apollo exhibit blasts off at The Works
Newark Advocate, February 2019

Aces of Trades – Marcia Downes at The Works
Newark Advocate, September 2018

SciDome planetarium brings the stars to Newark
Newark Advocate, June 2018

Newark’s SciDome opens universe to visitors at The Works science museum
Columbus Dispatch, June 7 2018

Museum twist: Staff picks out what to display
Columbus Dispatch, January 2018

The Works, Ohio State plan Newark planetarium
Columbus Dispatch, May 2017

Newark museum opens exhibit honoring historic aviator
AP, July 2016

Newark museum opens exhibit honoring historic aviator
AP, July 2016

Newark museum memorializes native Jerrie Mock’s around-the-world flight
Columbus Dispatch, June 2016

The Works® receives STEM grant
Newark Advocate, September 2016

Day Trippin’ The Works® in Newark
Columbus Parent, March 2016

Exhibit highlights county’s role in WWI
ThisWeekNews, January 2015