Community

Community Foundation announces PATH scholarship grants

The Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency has finalized its PATH matching grants for the 2015-2016 academic year, according to John Lasher, Executive Director of the Community Foundation of Warren County.This year PHEAA made 152 awards totaling $274,042 in matching grants to Community ...

“Books Are Fun” sale

Photo submitted to Times ObserverThe WGH Auxiliary is sponsoring a two-day "Books Are Fun" sale from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 13, and 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 14, in the WGH Outpatient Lobby. There is and excellent selection of hardcover and paperback books, cookbooks, ...

T-Shirt Painting Class

Photo submitted to Times ObserverKelly Hunt is a self-taught artist with no formal training. She picked up a paint brush in 2004 and started out on her own with acrylic decorative painting. Since then Kelly has painted on walls, furniture, mirrors, clothes and even on the chimney outside her ...

Here’s Johnny!

The 11th Annual Johnny Appleseed Festival is scheduled for this weekend, October 7-9, at Memorial Park in Sheffield.On Friday, Oct. 7, the crafters and vendors will open their booths at noon and, at 1 p.m., the opening ceremony will take place.From noon until 4:45 p.m. the registration for the ...

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. Closed gatherings are not included. To add an event, email managing editor Jon Sitler at jsitler@timesobserver.com.Oct. 6 Warren Garden Club Board ...

WAHS Homecoming Court

Times Observer photo by Brian FerryThe members of the Warren Area High School, sporting their 'mismatch day' clothes for Spirit Week, are (from left, front): Emme Korb, Olivia Ashbaugh, Paige McCullough, Kylee Barnes, and Ashlyn McMeans; (back) Chris Ei, Parker Neal, Noah Becker, Seth ...

Briefs…

Community dinnerCommunity Dinner at Youngsville Free Methodist Church at Joyful Cafe at 5 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 5. Menu is: hot roast beef sandwich with mashed potatoes and gravy along with desserts.Class lunchThe Warren High School class of 1949 will meet for lunch at noon on Wednesday, Oct. 5, ...

Haunted House and Trolley Tours this weekend at WCHS

The haunts of the Warren County Historical Society will be out in full force for the annual Haunted House and Trolley Tours on Friday and Saturday, Oct. 7 and 8, from 6 to 8:30 p.m. each night.Do you have what it takes to make it all the way through the haunted halls and spine-chilling quarters ...

Briefs…

Harvest CarnivalLooking for a safe, warm alternative to door-to-door trick-or-treating this year for your family? Come to the Harvest Carnival at Calvary Chapel in Russell for games, prizes, candy and fun from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 29, at 8160 Market Street, Russell. For more information, ...

It’s National 4-H Week

More than six million young people across the country will celebrate National 4-H Week, an annual celebration of 4-H during the first full week of October.Warren County 4-H will celebrate National 4-H Week to showcase the great things that 4-H offers young people and highlight the incredible ...

DAC holds September meeting

Kanoagoa Chapter Daughters of the American Colonists held their September meeting recently at the senior center in Warren with eight members and one guest present.After lunch in the dining room, they adjourned to the library, where Regent Lucinda Miller opened the meeting for business.Chaplain ...

YANKEE BUSH presents

Yankee Bush Productions goes AC/DC this fall with the world's #1 Tribute to AC/DC, HELLS/BELLS.They will perform at the Struthers Library Theatre, Warren, on Saturday, October 8, at 8 p.m.For 20 years and counting, HELLS/BELLS has toured over 42 states, 50 weeks per year.HELLS/BELLS salutes the ...

County senior center schedule

MarienvilleMACA Building927-6607:Monday: 10/03: cards, games, lunch at 11:45 a.m.Wednesday: 10/05: cards, games, lunch at 11:45 a.m.Thursday: 10/06: cards, games, lunch at 11:45 a.m.EndeavorTownship Building463-7774:Monday: 10/03: cards, games, lunch at 11:45 a.m.Tuesday: 10/04: ...

Boy Scouts to Maine

Photo submitted to Times ObserverBoy Scout Troop 22 in Irvine returned from its trip to Maine and wanted to give a big thank you to everyone in the community who supported their fundraisers, which allowed them this opportunity. While on their trip, the scouts hiked Acadia National Park from ...

Unique experiences up for bid

"Evan and Ellen were over the moon." That's what I heard from one of the participants. What were they doing? Nate Welker, a fisheries biologist put a Hellbender Survey in last year's auction. Winning bidders got to tag along with him on one of his normal work days to slop around in the creeks ...

Visit Kinzua Bridge State Park with Audubon Oct. 12

Kinzua Bridge was an engineering marvel when it was built to move trains across Kinzua Creek. It continues to marvel visitors today, with a glass-floored overlook and an amazing view.You are invited to be part of a field trip from the Audubon Nature Center to Kinzua Bridge State Park in McKean ...

Time for Audubon’s Enchanted Forest

An evening of campfire, crafts, treats - and a luminary-lit trail with human-sized creatures who share stories about their lives. What could be more "enchanting"!All those experiences await you and the special young people in your life at the Audubon Nature Center's Enchanted Forest on Friday ...

Where History Houses History

It's fitting that the building that houses and promotes Warren County's history is on the National Register of Historic Places.Known as the Struthers House, the Wetmore House or the Schimmelfeng House, depending on where you look, the home at 210 Fourth Avenue in Warren is currently the home of ...

Two from Warren sing in United Kingdon

Two Warren natives and current Clarion University students have returned from the United Kingdom, where they won the opportunity to perform for a worldwide audience with the Clarion University Chamber Singers Choir. The Llangollen International Musical Eisteddfod began in 1947 and both Placido ...