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Warren Public Library hotspots

Photos submitted to Times Observer The Warren Public Library now loans mobile wi-fi hotspots. These hotspots provide an Internet connection anywhere that there is T-Mobile service. They can be used anywhere — home, work, or on vacation. If you are (or become) a Warren Public Library ...

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 29: Liberty Rocks, Liberty Street, 3 to 9 p.m. A night of ...

Senior center schedule

Marienville MACA Building 927-6607: Tuesday (7-2): game day; cards; lunch at 11:45; bingo after lunch Wednesday (7-3): cards; blood pressures; lunch at 11:45 am; bingo after lunch Thursday (7-4): closed for the Fourth of July holiday Endeavor Township ...

Richard McKissock Scholarships

Times Observer photo by Brian Ferry The annual Richard McKissock Scholarships were awarded Friday to 10 recipients. Pictured with McKissock are scholarship winners, from left, Teresa Gluth, Ashley Morrison, Emily Stowe, Allison Pavlock, McKissock, Tara Williams, Devin Madara, Noah Powley, and ...

3 of 5 campgrounds on reservoir reopened Friday

The USDA Forest Service announced Friday that the Allegheny National Forest completed routine maintenance and hazard abatement on three of five temporarily-closed boat accessible campgrounds on the Allegheny Reservoir. Hooks Brook, Morrison, and Pine Grove campgrounds reopened on ...

Warrenstock

Author Michele Jennae is credited with the quote, “Music is about more than connecting notes. It connects people.” Her words seem to encapsulate the idea behind a growing tradition in Warren. Warrenstock 2019 will be held on Tuesday, July 2, starting at 5 p.m. More than 30 local ...

DPW limits July 4th chair placement

Do you have a “chairished” spot for viewing the Fourth of July Parade in Warren? You can get ready and even get set to reserve your spot, but you can’t go until the clock strikes midnight on Monday, July 1. Warren Public Works Director Mike Holtz said that, since a resolution ...

Foundation protects 436 acres in Warren County

The Foundation for Sustainable Forests (FSF) recently conserved 436 acres of working woodlands in Warren County’s Southwest and Eldred townships. The conserved lands are comprised of three parcels within the Caldwell Creek watershed, a priority area of conservation for FSF. In 2017, the ...

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Library books for sale Due to patron donations, the Warren Public Library has hundreds of slightly-used children’s picture and chapter books. These books are on sale now in the library lobby. Help stop the “summer reading slide.” Forest Service Fourth of July The USDA Forest Service ...

Senior center schedule

Marienville MACA Building 927-6607: Monday (6-24): game day; cards; lunch at 11:45; bingo after lunch Wednesday (6-26): cards; exercise at 11:30 am; lunch at 11:45 am; bingo after lunch Thursday (6-27): crafts at 9:30 am; lunch at 11:45 a; bonus bingo after ...

Irvine-Newbold Estate walking tour June 27

With Warren County’s rich history, there are many stories to be retold and landmarks to be remembered. The Irvine-Newbold Estate in Irvine provides both. On Thursday, June 27, at 6 p.m., the Wilder Museum of Warren County History will offer a tour of the formerly grand estate. The Irvine ...

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Class lunch The Warren High School Class of 1960 will meet Wednesday, June 26, at 12:30 p.m. for lunch at Tippy Canoe in Tidioute. For a ride, please call Donna at 688-6027. Red Hat Society The Red Hat Society Purple Majesties Chapter will meet for dinner at 6 p.m. Tuesday, June 25, at ...

A French-Seneca council

Celeron’s journal gives great detail of the council with the Senecas at Buckaloons. “The Indians of this place had formed the design of fleeing into the woods on the report which those had given them, who had described us in the Lake Chatakuin (Chautauqua), who had told them that we were ...

WGH Auxiliary Board welcomes new members

The Warren General Hospital Auxiliary Board of Directors met in June at the Jackson Valley Golf Club for their annual luncheon to close out the 2018-2019 fiscal year, recognize retiring members, and welcome new board members. President Linda Keverline conducted a short business meeting ...

Senior center schedule

Marienville MACA Building 927-6607: Monday (6-24): game day; cards; lunch at 11:45; bingo after lunch Wednesday (6-26): cards; exercise at 11:30 am; lunch at 11:45 am; bingo after lunch Thursday (6-27): crafts at 9:30 am; lunch at 11:45 a; bonus bingo after ...

Chalk it up to a good cause on Saturday

Chunks of Liberty Street will be set aside for artists Saturday morning as Sidewalk Chalk returns to downtown Warren. Works created at ground level over a period of three hours will be judged immediately and will last until something comes along and washes them off. Registration opens at 9 ...

Cub Scouts brave weather for summer adventure

Not even torrential downpours and flooding dampened spirits at this year’s Chief Cornplanter Council Cub Scout Summer Adventure. The event started Thursday and runs through Sunday at Wilder Field near Youngsville. Jim Shaw, district council executive, jokingly renamed the site “Wilder ...

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2nd Harvest Produce Express The 2nd Harvest Produce Express will be at the Otterbein United Methodist Church, 258 Dalrymple St., Pittsfield, on Tuesday, July 2. Food pick-up will begin promptly at 3:30 pm. 2nd Harvest will be serving 100 families on a first-come, first-serve basis. Everyone ...

Fourth of July tradition gets competitive

There’s a long-standing tradition that takes place in Warren about this time every year. It’s a bit of a competition to locate chairs in the perfect spot for viewing the upcoming holiday parade. This year, for the first time, there will be a real competition that will test the skills ...

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Kinzua Reunion The Kinzua Reunion will be on Sunday, July 7 at DeForest Pavilion, Wildcat Park in Ludlow. Those attending should plan to arrive by noon. The meal will start at 1 p.m. Meat, a beverage, plates, tableware and serving utensils will be provided. Those attending should bring a ...