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.
Feb. 23: Special Olympics Health Fair, 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., at Holy Redeemer Center. There will be information on nutrition, exercise, medical check-up, and more.
Feb. 23: David LaMotte — folk singer/songwriter, 7:30 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, Warren. For more details, call 814.723.6505 or email email@example.com.
Feb. 23: 10 to 11:30 a.m., Beginning Beekeeping: Learn about the basic equipment and skills you need to keep your own hives of Honeybees. The owners of the Panama Bee Farm will cover everything you need to get started. For more information, call (716) 569-2345 during business hours or visit the Programs page at auduboncnc.org.
Feb. 23: Prince & Princess Family Dance, 6 to 7:30 p.m. Warren YMCA. Parents bring your special Prince or Princess for a fairytale evening of music, dancing, and fun. Call 726-0110 to register.
Feb. 24: Boy Scout Troop 22 Soup & Pie, 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Irvine Presbyterian Church. Cost is a donation.
Feb. 25; March 4, 11, 18, 25; April 1, 8, 15, 22, 29: Toddler Time: Warren Public Library Children’s Department, Mondays, 10:30 a.m. Theme-based story time, songs, craft, creative play for ages one to four.
Feb. 25: Fox Painting Class at Warren Public Library, 5:30 p.m. $30 per painter. Call (814) 779-9485 and leave a message.
Feb. 25 from 6-9 p.m. and Feb. 26 from 6-8 p.m.: Auditions for Warren Players’ production of “Little Women”, seeking actors 18 and older. Struthers Library Theatre. Audition packets available at theatre office or warrenplayers.com. For more information, call (814) 723-7231.
March 2: Spaghetti dinner, 4 to 7 p.m., Russell United Methodist Church, eat in or take out. Benefits Jamestown Jackals basketball. Cost is by donation.
March 2: Benefit for Brandon “Chief” Bilske, 4 p.m., Youngsville Fire Hall.
March 2: WASU bus trip to see Miss Saigon, 9 a,m, to 9 p.m. $130. For information, call Pam Falbor at 723-7674 (bus trip, lunch, shopping).
March 3: Wild Kingdom’s Animal Expert Peter Gros, Struthers Library Theatre, 2 p.m. (814) 723-7231
March 9: 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
March 14: Warren Garden Club Board Meeting- Warren Public Library, 10:15 a.m.
March 16: “Step Into Spring” at the Woman’s Club of Warren, 310 Market St., from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Inaugural artisan/vendor fair with 20+ vendors offers an opportunity to shed winter blahs and shop for the next special event on your calendar. The Easter Bunny will pose for free photos with children. A basket of Peterson’s Corn Crib Candies will be raffled off. Pysanky egg painting demonstrations, coffee bar, and more. Admission $2. Children 12 and under are admitted free.
March 17: Warren Philharmonic Spring Awakening, 4 pm, Holy Redeemer Roman Catholic Church.
March 21: Warren Garden Club meeting and luncheon, Meyer Hall, St Joseph Catholic Church, 600 Pennsylvania West, Warren, 1 p.m. Each member is to bring a dish to pass for Warren Garden Club’s spring salad luncheon.
March 23: The Yardbirds, Struthers Library Theatre, 8 p.m. (814) 723-7231.
April 5 and 6: Fiber Arts Conference, First United Methodist Church, 200 Market Street. Register for classes at kinzuaknitaway.com from January 8 to March 10.
April 6: Fiber Market Place, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. $3 entrance fee, door prizes.
April 6: 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: Gatlin Brothers, Struthers Library Theatre, 8 p.m. (814) 723-7231.
April 27: Allegheny Center for the Arts, International Appetite for the Arts, 5:45 to 8 p.m., Holy Redeemer Church, cooking competition. www.alleghenyforthearts.com for details.
May 11: 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: Warren Philharmonic, A Mother’s Blessing, 4:00 pm, Holy Redeemer Roman Catholic Church
June 1: SLT Academy’s National Rural Musical Theatre Awards Show, Struthers Library Theatre, 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. (814) 723-7231.
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.