Community

Warren Players announces cast of upcoming ‘Bugsy Malone, Jr.’

Warren Players has announced the cast of its upcoming Jack In The Box production of “Bugsy Malone, Jr.,” the final show of its 88th season. The production will be staged July 25, 26 and 27 at 7 p.m., and July 28 at 2 p.m. at the historic Struthers Library Theatre. Directed by Jennifer ...

Food & Fun Festival this Thursday

If you need a time-out from the kitchen, a change from the usual work break or the kids are getting a little stir crazy, a local nonprofit is providing a one-stop event featuring fun and food trucks on Thursday. The Warren County Children’s Advocacy Center (CAC) is holding the first Food ...

Christian Women host ‘Arrival of Summer’ luncheon

Village Missions Country Partners (Warren Christian Women) held its “Arrival of Summer” luncheon June 11 at the Allegheny Community Center. Lee Jones and Kay Gray greeted the guests at the door, and Lynn Espin led the opening silent prayer for the participants and friendships fostered at ...

Briefs…

Piano recital Newton Club The Newton Dinner Club will meet at 12:30 p.m. Thursday, June 20, at Huey’s Place in Youngsville. Those attending are asked to bring a donation for the food bank. Class breakfast The Warren Area High School Class of 1963 will meet for breakfast at 9 a.m. ...

Fulfilling a need

The Suites at Rouse is about ready to open the doors to its new Memory Care Community. The addition is a 10-apartment specialized dementia care facility. It will feature a dedicated multi-sensory environment and a private, wander-friendly courtyard. Current and former board members, ...

Calvary Baptist Church welcomes new pastor

Calvary Baptist Church recently welcomed Joel Dingeldein as its new pastor. He and his wife, Linda, are excited to begin a new chapter of their lives in Warren. After growing up in Warren and graduating from WAHS in 1975, Pastor Joel’s journey has been varied and broad. He is excited to ...

Claiming the county

This is where this story - the expedition - makes my imagination run wild. It’s July 29, 1749. If it’s like most July days, it probably started with a light fog over the river when the expedition set off which quickly faded as the sun burnt off the morning dew. Odds are it was a hot ...

TO DO

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 jsitler@timesobserver.com. June 15: First day of Farmer’s Market, 8 a.m. to noon, Warren ...

Senior center schedule

Marienville MACA Building 927-6607: Monday (6-17): game day; cards; lunch at 11:45; bingo after lunch Wednesday (6-19): cards; exercise at 11:30 am; lunch at 11:45 am; bingo after lunch Thursday (6-20): crafts at 9:30 am; lunch at 11:45 a; bonus bingo after ...

WCSD officials coordinate August shooter drill at IKE

Tactical training for law enforcement was one of the steps along the way to an active shooter incident drill this summer in Warren County School District. That event is in the past and involved agents from state, county, and municipal agencies as well as agencies in Chautauqua County, ...

Warren Gives builds upon success of years past

The total numbers for the seventh Warren Gives campaign are in and there was improvement in just about every category this year, according to John Lasher, executive director of the Community Foundation of Warren County. Warren Gives is a Community Foundation of Warren County ...

A Star Spangled Spectacular June 27 in Warren

Bryan Eckenrode, musical director and conductor of the Warren Philharmonic, will lead the musicians in a concert entitled “Star Spangled Spectacular” at 7 p.m. Thursday, June 27. This sixth annual event will be held outdoors in downtown Warren on Second Avenue between Liberty Street and ...

Briefs…

Church camp Registration is now open for Mega Sports Camp which is returning to Warren Alliance Church this June. The camp will be June 24 to 28 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. each evening and is open for all kids grades K-5. Each child has the opportunity to participate in one of four sports: Soccer, ...

That time of year

Flowers and herbs, honey and maple syrup, fruits, and vegetables. The 45th season of Warren Farmers’ Market will kick off this Saturday. The market will be open from 8 a.m. to noon every Saturday from June 15 through Oct. 26. With one possible exception, the event will be held at ...

Bells will ring

The bells will ring on June 24. Nineteen times, to be exact. To commemorate the 100th anniversary of Pennsylvania’s ratification of the 19th Amendment to the United States Constitution — giving women the right to vote nationwide — the Warren County Commissioners, Elections/Voter ...

Briefs…

Teacher nominated for Harvard workshop The Warren County League of Women Voters, with the cooperation of the Warren County School District, nominated Melissa Becker to attend the Harvard Case Study Method Workshop at Harvard University this summer. The Case Method of teaching has been used ...

Area natives bring Bigfoot to life

Whether you believe in it or not, Bigfoot is alive and well in the artistic minds of two Chautauqua County (N.Y.) natives. Gina Vincenza, a Frewsburg native, and Barry Anderson, a Jamestown native, helped bring two statues of Bigfoot to fruition for the National Enquirer Live museums in ...

Briefs…

Class lunch The Warren High School Class of 1952 will meet on Tuesday, June 18 at 11:30 a.m. at the Peppermill Restaurant, 1505 Pennsylvania Ave. West, Warren. All classmates, spouses and significant others are invited. ——— The Warren High School class of 1957 will have a luncheon ...

Audubon Photo Club exhibit in June

Members of the Audubon Nature Photography Club will be sharing their work with residents of Heritage Orchard Grove during the month of June. The public is invited to a reception with the photographers on Wednesday, June 12, from 6 to 8 p.m. The Club was invited to provide nature photos for ...

Photography contest entry deadline is June 30

You still have time to take a fresh picture or chose one from your collection that could be a prize winner in the 2019 Nature Photography Contest presented by Audubon Community Nature Center of Jamestown, N.Y. Sunday, June 30, is the deadline for submitting your entry that could earn a cash ...