Community

Warren to have a place in women’s art exhibit in Jamestown

"If you've ever wondered what the artist was pondering when she created her work, Women Create is offering an opportunity for you to find out," according to Jennifer Schlick, co-executive director of Women Create, a "biennial juried exhibit of women's art in Jamestown, N.Y."Three Warren artists ...

Garami hopes her art helps people see ‘in a new way’

Monika Garami moved here at the age of 18 from Miskolc, the fourth largest city in the northeast of Hungary, after education, but with no idea what life held in store for her.She studied autism and sign language, never expecting that later in life her godson would be born with autism. But that ...

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Pleasant Clean-up DayPleasant Township will be having its Clean-up Day for the Pleasant Township residents on Saturday, April 30, from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Pleasant Township residents may bring any articles to discard with the following exceptions: No household garbage, shingles or similar ...

The Sounds of Music: Summer Music School has opened registration

Warren County Summer Music School, in its 27th season, has opened registration for this summer's program.Classes for students entering fifth grade through adults will be taught June 13-30 at Beaty Warren Middle School weekdays from 8:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Buses to pick up students will stop in ...

Voter registration drives attract high schoolers

The Republican and Democratic presidential campaigns have attracted a great deal of attention, including that of high school students.The spring voter registration drives held at county high schools was a big success, according to Jane Dunshie of the League of Women Voters of Warren County.She ...

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Benefit for AbbeyA spaghetti dinner to benefit Abbey Schmader will held on Tuesday, April 19, at First Lutheran Church, corner of East Street and Third Avenue from 5 to 7 p.m. Freewill offering will be accepted; all proceeds will support Abbey and her family. Can't attend? Drop off your ...

Hill & Dale Club holds first meeting

The first meeting of 2016 of Hill & Dale Garden Club was held at the Akeley United Methodist Church with 21 people in attendance. 4 new members were welcomed to our club. Meeting was opened by new President, Eleanor Johnson @ 12:30 p.m. with devotions and prayer by Peg Stino. ...

Opening Night

Yankee Bush Productions' first show of the 2016 season will be Hollywood Nights' "Ultimate Live Tribute to Bob Seger and the Silver Bullet Band."Their 2015 audience has requested they repeat their performance at the Struthers Library Theatre, 302 W. Third Ave., Warren, PA., on Saturday, April ...

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. Club meetings and closed gatherings are not included. To add an event, email managing editor Jon Sitler at jsitler@timesobserver.com.April 16: ...

Run Rev: Tanbark hiking trail

The Allegheny National Forest is working with Running Revolutions on a series of articles about healthy activities, connecting with nature and learning about some of the wonderful recreational opportunities of our region. This article was written by Beth Porter, who just retired as a Visitor ...

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Free trainingMilestone HCQU Northwest will be hosting a free training on Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, and Expression (SOGIE) at the Israel Building on the State Hospital grounds, from 9:00 - noon on April 20; registration starts at 8:30. The goal of SOGIE training is to provide a ...

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Class lunchThe Warren High school Class of 1946 will meet for lunch at noon on Tuesday, April 19 at the Conewango Club. For reservations or questions, call 726-5649.---The women of the Warren High School Class of 1948 will meet for lunch at the Allegheny Community Center on Clark Street at noon ...

Zonta women help deliver in fundraiser

Members of the Zonta Club of Warren participated in an international Zonta program to provide a sanitary condition for third world women to deliver their babies. According to Melinda Johnson, coordinator and member of the local Zonta Service and Advocacy Committee, the kits contain gauze, ...

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Class lunchThe Warren Area High School class of 1947 will meet at Peppermill Restaurant on April 15 at 11:30 a.m. Call Bettie at (814) 723-2447 or (814) 726-0797.---Class of 1957, Warren High School, will have a luncheon on Saturday April 16th at 12:30 p.m. at Christies.---The Warren Area High ...

Close to the Heart

"Don't take your organs to Heaven; Heaven knows, we need them here."That's one of the phrases that fills Debbie Sumner's presentation board along with photos of men and women who've been or are currently a part of her transplant support group, called Close to the Heart.Sumner's own son, Josh ...

County senior center schedule

MarienvilleMACA Building927-6607:Monday: 4/11: cards, games,lunch at noonWednesday: 4/13: cards, games, lunch at noonThursday 4/14: cards, games, lunch at noonEndeavorTownship Building463-7774:Monday :4/11: cards, games,lunch at noonTuesday 4/12: cards, games, lunch at noonFriday 4/15: ...

Local Self-Help Meetings

Alcoholics AnonymousCall 866-839-3401SundayWarren Serenity Group (O-D-HA), Jefferson DeFrees Family Center, 207 Second Ave., 11 a.m. Unity Group (O-SPK-HA), Jefferson DeFrees Family Center, 207 Second Ave., 8 p.m.MondayWarren. Monday-Wednesday-Friday (O-D-HA), Jefferson DeFrees Center, 207 ...

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Hike cancelledDue to inclement weather, the Allegheny Outdoor Club hike on the Millers' Woodlot scheduled for Sunday, April 10, has been cancelled.Concert series at StruthersOn Saturday, April 9, the Warren Concert Association will present the third concert of its four-concert series.At 7:30 ...

New Spring Education Expo at the ACC

The Eldercare Council is planning a Spring Education Expo from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, April 22, at the Allegheny Community Center, 42 Clark Street, Warren.The venue will provide experts in their field to talk about relevant issues facing all seniors. This is the community's opportunity to ...