The following is a list of upcoming local entertainment events. The Times Observer welcomes additions to the list that are of community interest. To add an event, email managing editor Jon Sitler at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays: Have You Visited the Book Cellar? In the lower level of the Warren Public Library. Selection of books for children, Teens, and adults, plus DVDs & puzzles; priced from $.25- $4. Open Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5 to 7:30 p.m., Thursdays and Saturdays from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., or whenever you see Sherm the Book Worm flying outside.
Dec. 1: 32nd Annual St Joseph Craft Fair, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission is $2 per person (12 and under are free). All proceeds benefit the St Joseph School Accelerated Reader Program. CCY-sponsored lunch, bake sale and basket raffle in the cafeteria.
Dec. 1: YMCA Santa’s Workshop Experience — Travel to the North Pole. Meet Santa in his toy shop for a family experience (5:30-7:30 p.m.). Call 726-0110.
Dec. 1: Youngsville Old Fashioned Christmas Walk, 4 to 6 p.m. Come and join us as we welcome Santa into town with a parade at 4 p.m. Following the parade, there will be entertainment, food, craft vendors, a gingerbread house walk, a winter wonderland walk, a random ugly sweater contest, games, ornament making for the little ones, a cash raffle, free hot chocolate and cookies, and of course a visit with Santa! The gingerbread house contest is open to all with four different age/ family groups. Prizes will be given for the best in each group. Cash raffle tickets are on sale now and can be purchased at local area businesses.
Dec. 2: Silver Winds Flute Choir presents a free concert, “A Joyful Noise,” 4 p.m., Trinity Memorial Episcopal Church, 444 Pa Ave W. Warren.
Dec. 5, After School with Mrs. Claus, 4:30 p.m., Warren Public Library Children’s Department. Mrs. Claus shares holiday stories, songs, crafts, and snacks. Preregistration appreciated. Registration form next to staff desk in the Children’s Dept. or leave a message for Children’s staff at 723-4650.
Dec. 7: Christmas Walk & Parade: Walk, 5 p.m., parade, 6:30 p.m.
Dec. 7: A Christmas Cabaret, Struthers Library Theatre, 8 p.m. (814) 723-7231
Dec. 7: Victorian Christmas Open House & Trolley Tours: Friday, 6-8:30PM, Warren County Historical Society, 210 4th Ave., Warren. Live music, refreshments, decorations. Trolley $7/rider. First come, first serve.
Dec. 8: Jazz, Blues & Two Tattoos – Instrumentals and Vocals, 7:30 p.m. at Struthers Library Theatre, Warren. For more details, call 814.723.6505 or email email@example.com.
Dec. 9: Grace United Methodist Church Choir presents its annual Christmas concert: “What Did the Star See?” 3:40 p.m.
Dec. 14: “It’s a Sugar Grove Christmas,” 5 to 7 p.m., with Santa Claus and fireworks.
Dec. 15: Christmas Irish Dance Spectacular: Carol of the King, Struthers Library Theatre, 8 p.m. (814) 723-7231.
Dec. 19: St. Joseph School is hosting Erie Roman Catholic Diocese Bishop Lawrence Persico; he will concelebrate the children’s Mass at 9:05 a.m.; visit with students in classrooms; and join students for annual Christmas feast at 11:30 a.m.
Feb. 23, 2019: David LaMotte — Folk Singer/Songwriter, 7:30 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, Warren. For more details, call 814.723.6505 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
March 3, 2019: Wild Kingdom’s Animal Expert Peter Gros, Struthers Library Theatre, 2 p.m. (814) 723-7231
March 9, 2019: John Whelan and Low Lily – Irish and American Roots, 7:30 p.m. at Struthers Library Theatre, Warren. For more details, call 814.723.6505 or email email@example.com.
March 17, 2019: Warren Philharmonic Irish Mosaic, 4:00 pm, Holy Redeemer Roman Catholic Church
March 23, 2019: The Yardbirds, Struthers Library Theatre, 8 p.m. (814) 723-7231
April 6, 2019: 8 p.m., Struthers Library Theatre, Warren, Creedence Clearwater Revival (CCR) Tribute by Green River, For tickets, call (814) 489-3110, or online at yankeebushproductions.com.
April 13, 2019: Gatlin Brothers, Struthers Library Theatre, 8 p.m. (814) 723-7231
May 11, 2019: 8 p.m., Struthers Library Theatre, Warren, Eagles Tribute by 7 Bridges, For tickets, call (814) 489-3110, or online at yankeebushproductions.com.
May 12, 2019: Warren Philharmonic, A Mother’s Blessing, 4:00 pm, Holy Redeemer Roman Catholic Church
June 1, 2019: SLT Academy’s National Rural Musical Theatre Awards Show, Struthers Library Theatre, 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. (814) 723-7231.