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.
November 2: New Wave Nation’s Tribute to The ’80s Via MTV at the Struthers Library Theatre, Warren, 8 p.m. For tickets, call (814) 489-3110 or go online at yankeebushproductions.com
November 2: Scandia Vol. Fire Dept., 5950 Scandia Road, Russell. Turkey party doors open at 6 p.m. Party starts at 7 p.m.; $3 donation at the door, prizes are guns, and meats and cash.
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 6: Story Hour, 10:30 a.m. at Youngsville Public Library. November’s theme is “Fall Fun.” Enjoy stories, games, and songs, free snacks, too. Free, no pre-registration, and open to all ages. Story Hour is the first Wednesday each month. Contact Kristy Wallace, YPL Librarian, at (814)563-7670.
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 9: Akeley United Methodist Church – Harvest Dinner, 4:30 to 7 p.m.; homemade turkey and ham dinner with all the fixings. By donation. Proceeds benefit programs of the Akeley United Methodist Church.
November 16: Foghat at Struthers Library Theatre at 8 p.m. Original ’70s Blues-Rock Legends “Slow Ride, Take it Easy”. Tickets at www.StruthersLibraryTheatre.com, Theatre Office, or (814) 723-7231.
November 16: What’s New for the Holidays artisan show, Warren Woman’s Club, 310 Market St. from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the ballroom; $3 entry. Beef on Weck luncheon, $10 — served from 11:30 a.m. until gone.
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.
November 29-December 1: A Christmas Spectacular at Struthers Library Theatre. Molly Dies’ Dance Express. A high-kicking, heart-warming, hometown Christmas musical; full of singing, dancing, and a Christmas storyline; www.StruthersLibraryTheatre.com or (814) 723-7231 for details.
November 30: Scandia Vol. Fire dept., 5950 Scandia Road, Russell. Turkey party, doors open at 6 p.m. Party starts at 7 p.m.; $3 donation at the door and prizes are guns, meats, and cash.
December 6: SLT Academy performance at Struthers Library Theatre. The rising stars of Warren present a variety of live musical theatre. www.StruthersLibraryTheatre.com, Theatre Office, or (814) 723-7231 for details.
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
December 7: LeAnn Rimes at Struthers Library Theatre at 8 p.m. Tickets at www.StruthersLibraryTheatre.com, Theatre Office, or (814) 723-7231.
December 8: Silver Winds Flute Choir presents A Patchwork of Seasons. This free concert begins at 2 p.m. Sunday at the 1st United Methodist Church, 200 Market St Warren. Donations are accepted.
April 4: Shania Twin’s Tribute to Superstar, Shania Twain, Queen of Country Pop, at the Struthers Library Theatre, Warren, 8 p.m. For tickets, call (814) 489-3110 or go online at yankeebushproductions.com
May 2: The Floyd Concept’s Tribute to Pink Floyd at the Struthers Library Theatre, Warren, 8 p.m. For tickets, call (814) 489-3110 or go online at yankeebushproductions.com
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, LEGO’s, 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.