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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
October 4-5: Alohomora! A Magical Festival, Liberty Street & 2nd Ave., Warren, 5 to 9 p.m. Friday, and 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday. Festival Director (888) 548-8858.
October 5: Swon Brothers. Country duo and “The Voice” finalists. Tickets at Library Theatre and VirgAnn’s. For details, (814) 723-6505 or email@example.com.
October 6: Walk in Penn’s Woods, 1 to 3 p.m., Warren County Conservation District, park and start at Hatch Run Conservation Demonstration Area Trail Head. www.walkinpennswoods.org.
October 11-12: Haunted House & Horse-Drawn Trolley Tours, 6 to 8:30 p.m., Historical Society. Trolley tickets: $9 in advance or $10 at the door. Haunted House: $3. Trolley tickets include Haunted House. Under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. First-come, first-serve. Advanced purchase recommended. www.warrenhistory.org
October 12: Spooky Island Safety Show, 2 p.m., Warren Public Library. Checkers the Inventor brings Halloween comedy, magic, juggling, unicycling, and giant balloon stunt. Preregistration appreciated. Leave a message for Ms. Susan, 723-4650.
October 12: Chicken BBQ, Russell United Methodist Church, 4 to 7 p.m.; $10 donation. Proceeds benefit the RUMC Ministry Center.
October 13: Warren County’s Got Talent, hosted by Women’s Care Center of Warren. For registration/more information, call (814) 723-4357.
October 19: Equality of Rights, 3 p.m., Conewango Club. Women’s suffrage play, plus afternoon tea, hors ‘d oeuvres, cash bar, & live music. Tickets are $20 at the Warren County Historical Society and at www.warrenhistory.org.
November 1: Sultans of String. Strings, guitar, bass, and percussion offer Celtic reels, flamenco, gypsy jazz, Cuban, South Asian rhythms. Tickets at Library Theatre and VirgAnn’s. For details, (814) 723-6505 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
November 3: Hospice Annual Memorial Service, First Church of the Nazarene, 907 Pennsylvania Ave E, Warren, 3 p.m. Open to all Warren community members. For details, call 723-8060.
November 9: Happy Birthday Sesame Street, 11 a.m., Warren Public Library. Celebrate Sesame Street’s 50th birthday. Stories, songs, games, crafts, and snacks. Limited attendance, registration mandatory. Leave a message for Ms. Susan, 723-4650.
November 9: Veterans Appreciation Day, 1 to 5 p.m., Wilder Museum. $5 per person or $1 per student. Veterans admitted free of charge. Refreshments provided.
November 16: What’s New for the Holidays, Warren Woman’s Club, 310 Market Street, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the ballroom. Vendors interested, call 723-5910.
November 18-24: Operation Christmas Child National Collection Week will be held at Pleasant Community Church, 673 Pleasant Dr, Warren, the week of Nov. 18-24. For more information, call 723-7730.
November 23: Winter Wonderland Craft Show, sponsored by
Youngsville Fireman’s Auxiliary, Youngsville Fire Hall, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., 108 tables, food available, Chinese Auction. Free admission. For information, call 563-4042.
December 6: Victorian Christmas & Horse-Drawn Trolley Tours, 6 to 8:30 p.m., Historical Society. First-come, first-serve. Advanced purchase recommended. www.warrenhistory.org
Mondays, September 16 to December 9: Toddler Time: 10:30 a.m., Warren Public Library Children’s Department. Stories, songs, crafts, creative play, ages 1-4.
Tuesdays, September 17 to December 10: Build It Up, Take It Down, 3 to 5 p.m., Warren Public Library Children’s Department. STEM play with blocks, LEGOs, Magna Tiles, Bee-Bots, Bloco Robots and other toys that enhance learning.
Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays: Have You Visited the Book Cellar? In the lower level of the Warren Public Library. Selection of books for children, teens, and adults, plus DVDs & puzzles; priced from $.25- $4. Open Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5 to 7:30 p.m., Thursdays and Saturdays from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., or whenever you see Sherm the Book Worm flying outside.