Community

The rains came…

Hurricane Agnes killed 128 people and inflicted $3 billion in damage stretching from the Yucatan Peninsula to New Hampshire. Twenty-nine people were killed in Pennsylvania and 100,000 were evacuated. The Miami Herald reported on Saturday, June 24, 1972, that the Allegheny River was rising ...

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. March 10: Designer Bag Bingo Garland Firehall Doors Open 5 PM ...

County senior center schedule

Marienville MACA Building 927-6607: Monday: 03/12: cards, games, lunch at 11:45 a.m. Wednesday: 03/14: cards, games, lunch at 11:45 a.m. Thursday: 03/15: cards, games, lunch at 11:45 a.m. Endeavor Township Building 463-7774: Tuesday: 03/13: cards, games, lunch at 11:45 ...

Fiber Artists announce guest speakers for Kinzua Knit-Away

The Warren County Fiber Artists have announced that the guest speakers for the Kinzua Knit-Away are Cathy Briscoe and Linda Voss Plummer. Both of these people are well known in the fiber arts community. The Kinzua Knit-Away is scheduled for April 6 and 7 at the First United Methodist Church at ...

Help wanted

The Audubon Community Nature Center is looking for volunteer trail guides. No experience is necessary for the position, and training is provided. Guides will lead small groups of children on outdoor discovery walks. Thousands of Pre-K through 4th grade students from throughout Chautauqua ...

Hallowed Ground

It should come as no surprise to anyone that knows me – or anyone that reads the Diversions section each week - that Gettysburg has become a special place to me. We’ve made several trips to Adams County over the course of the last two years - some with our kids who are developing their ...

Briefs…

Halls of Ivy Jamestown Business College has announced the President’s and Dean’s Lists for the Winter 2017 term. To qualify for the President’s List a student must earn a 3.90 - 4.00 grade point average for a term. To qualify for the Dean’s List a student must earn a 3.60 - 3.89 ...

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 Jon Sitler at jsitler@timesobserver.com. March 5, 12, 19, 26; April 2, 9, 16, 23, 30: Toddler Time: Mondays, 10:30 a.m., ...

County senior center schedule

Marienville MACA Building 927-6607: Monday: 03/05: cards, games, lunch at 11:45 a.m. Wednesday: 03/07: cards, games, lunch at 11:45 a.m. Thursday: 03/08: cards, games, lunch at 11:45 a.m. Endeavor Township Building 463-7774: Tuesday: 03/06: cards, games, lunch at 11:45 ...

Dup15q Alliance fundraiser

Photo submitted to Times Observer Rylan King, of Lander, with BSC Emily Wachter, pulled a winner for the Family Services of Warren County raffle on Wednesday, Feb. 28. Family Services spearheaded the local effort to drive donations to the Dup15q Alliance in Rylan’s name for Rare Disease ...

ALICE training open to public next week

Alert. Lockdown. Inform. Counter. Evacuate. Those five steps, which make up the acronym “ALICE,” could mean the difference between living through an active intruder situation and not. The Alice training that has been offered to students, staff, faculty, and administrators throughout the ...

Healing garden project moves forward

The healing garden project is moving forward. Tuesday’s Street Landscape Committee meeting heard from Director of Public Works Mike Holtz and City Planner David Hildebrand on the progress of the healing garden project proposed for Crescent Park. The city has been awarded a DCNR grant of ...

Antiques Study Club meets

The Warren Antiques Study Club met on Monday, Feb. 26, at the Warren Woman’s Club. The business meeting was led by Chris Winans, club president. Pat Slattery read a poem about using your finest china for a special dinner occasion, written by Joseph C. Lincoln, “When the Minister Comes to ...

Not just a game

This past Saturday at Sheffield High School, the elementary basketball teams for fourth, fifth, and sixth grade hosted Ridgway. This, in itself, would be just another sports story, but these two schools came together to prove life is bigger than sports. In the week leading up to Saturday’s ...

‘The More the Merrier’ at Philomel

The Philomel Club of Warren gathered on the wintry February 7 afternoon at the Woman’s Club to enjoy a merry program. After President Ann Ferguson welcomed members and guests, Chairman Joseph Dolan gave some background information about the first three pieces, written in three different ...

Christian Women meet for Valentine Luncheon

The February 13 Valentine Luncheon of the Warren Christian Women Country Partners opened with Lynn Espin of the Allegheny Community Center welcoming guests and speaking of the Mardi Gras traditions. Yvonne Lee opened the meeting in prayer. Birdie Crandall, Chair, acknowledged the ACC servers ...

Awareness through art

A Safe Place invites the community to “air its dirty laundry.” The Clothesline Project, said Leisl Laurich of A Safe Place, is a way to bring April, which is sexual assault awareness month, to the eyes of the public and get a conversation started on the topic within the community. ...

Warren County senior center schedule

Marienville MACA Building 927-6607: Monday: 02/26: cards, games, lunch at 11:45 a.m. Wednesday: 02/28: cards, games, lunch at 11:45 a.m. Thursday: 03/01: cards, games, lunch at 11:45 a.m. Endeavor Township Building 463-7774: Tuesday: 02/27: cards, games, lunch at 11:45 ...