Community

‘Smart Recovery’ focuses on psychology, empowerment

This is the first in a periodical series of recovery options in Warren County. No recovery program is one size fits all, and no one uses only one method to successfully recover. Successful recovery from addiction requires wise choices in resources, and the ability to share information between ...

Annual Spring Fling Fashion Show & Luncheon May 7 at Woman’s Club

Annual Spring Fling Fashion Show & Luncheon at Woman’s Club of Warren Warren Woman’s Club’s Annual Fashion Show and Luncheon is the perfect antidote to Mother Nature slowly taking her time to bring in spring. The Spring Fling Fashion Show & Luncheon will be held on Monday, May ...

Annual Spring Fling Fashion Show & Luncheon May 7 at Woman’s Club

Annual Spring Fling Fashion Show & Luncheon at Woman’s Club of Warren Warren Woman’s Club’s Annual Fashion Show and Luncheon is the perfect antidote to Mother Nature slowly taking her time to bring in spring. The Spring Fling Fashion Show & Luncheon will be held on Monday, May 7, ...

Calling all gardeners: ‘Cabin Fever’ April 21 at library

Calling all gardeners to the Penn State Extension Master Gardener’s Cabin Fever program at the Warren Public Library, Slater Room, April 21, from 1 to 3 p.m. The program for the day will be Garden Journals, the Perennial Border and Pollinator Gardens. Kristine Whitaker will present a ...

Closing act

On Saturday, April 7, the Warren Concert Association will host John McEuen and The String Wizards on their “Will the Circle Be Unbroken” Tour to close out the 2017-2018 season. The concert, hosted by McEuen, a founding member of the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band will include a retrospective of ...

War touches home

We can’t forget those dreary days we spent in France, Under gray and misty, cold and dismal skies; Those endless, crushing hikes, along the muddy, sloppy road; Those heavy, dragging packs: our buddies anguish cries We can’t forget those nights lit up by ...

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. April 6-7: Kinzua Knit-Away, First United Methodist Church, 200 ...

Warren County senior center schedule

Marienville MACA Building 927-6607: Monday: 04/09: Sheriff Dept. Fraud Seminar, 9:30 a.m., cards, lunch at 11:45 a.m., bingo Wednesday: 04/11: blood pressures, cards, games, exercise, 11:30 a.m., lunch at 11:45 a.m., bingo Thursday: 04/12: craft day, Show and Tell, 11 a.m., ...

Briefs…

Grafting class The Penn State Extension Master Gardeners of Warren County will be holding a grafting class on Saturday April 21 2018 from 4pm to 6pm at the Penn State Extension Office 100 Dillion Drive Youngsville. Participants will receive a rootstock and may choose an apple or pear cutting ...

Sugar Grove family loses home in fire

A Sugar Grove family is without their home today after a house fire Wednesday evening. The fire at the Richards family’s 2875 Stillwater Road home broke out at about 4 p.m. No one was home and no one was injured in the fire, according to Theresa Richards. The fire was reported after her ...

County libraries to take part in national celebration April 8-14

Next week is National Library Week and the libraries throughout Warren County are joining the celebration. “National Library Week puts a spotlight on the changing role of libraries, librarians, and library workers,” according to a release from the directors of Warren County’s libraries. ...

City exploring possible park uses

So what exactly can parks be used for? It really depends. Terry Williams, the City of Warren director of codes, permits and recreation services, brought a couple parks to the Parks & Recreation Commission for clarity and feedback on their intended use – the pavilion at Breeze Point ...

Going digital

The reference room at Warren Public Library is not a quiet place where people pore over hefty tomes. Actually, there is some of that, but there’s a lot more. Over the past year, the reference room has undergone a renovation. “We knew we needed to make some changes,” Reference and ...

Warren County YMCA opening new facility in Youngsville

The Warren County YMCA is branching out. This May will see a new facility opening in Youngsville. The YMCA has partnered with the borough to bring weight, cardio, and spin equipment to the building at Island Park. The effort is thanks to conversations between YMCA Director Thad Turner and ...

Hill & Dale Garden Club holds its first meeting of year

The Hill & Dale Garden Club met March 28 for the first meeting of the year at the Lander Methodist Church. President Ruth Ann DeVore opened the meeting and led the Pledge of Allegiance to the flag. Devotions were by Eleanor Johnson. Lunch was provided by Peg Stino, chairperson, and ...

Ashcan aesthetic to be featured in latest Crary Art Gallery exhibit

Elevate the everyday. That was the goal of the Ashcan School of thought when it came to painting in the early 20th century. The artistic movement sought to portray everyday moments in everyday lives, mostly in New York City and in the less affluent neighborhoods to boot. Often working their ...

Warren Garden Club holds spring meeting and luncheon

Members were welcomed to the March 15 spring luncheon and meeting of Warren Garden Club at St. Joseph Catholic Church. The theme for this year is friends and fellowship. Members are encouraged to invite a friend to a garden club meeting. Garden Club has a wonderful schedule of interesting ...

Warren Public Library begins fourth season of Trivia Night

The Warren Public Library kicked off its fourth season of Trivia Night on Monday. The Slater Room was packed with more than 100 competitors. A total of 14 teams with four to eight members each joined the fun and fielded questions. The event is so popular library Executive Director Kelli Knapp ...

Warren Antique Study Club holds ‘A Passion For Purses’ program

The March 26 meeting of the Antiques Study Club took place at the Woman’s Club. Crissi Winans, club president, opened the meeting. The club motto, “preserving yesterday and today for tomorrow,” was recited. Patricia Slattery, poet laureate, read a poem “April Rain,” written by ...