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.
January 11: Homemade Meatloaf Dinner, Russell United Methodist Church, 4 to 7 p.m. Includes sides, desserts, and beverages; $10 minimum donation benefits the Ministry Center. Takeouts are available.
January 16: Warren County Visitor’s Bureau board meeting, 6 p.m. The public is welcome.
January 17: “Meet the Mushers” spaghetti dinner, 4 to 7 p.m. www.kalbfusrodandgun.com.
January 18: Free Community Breakfast, Russell United Methodist Church, 8 to 10 a.m. Enjoy pancakes, eggs, sausage, coffee, and juice. Everyone is welcome.
January 18, 19: Warren County Winterfest, Chapman State Park (Jim Lobdell Memorial Sled Dog Races; sled-riding hill; Patrick Shine Polar Bear Plunge; Allegheny National Forest Snowmobile Loop; Geocaching; and more) http://www.dcnr.state.pa.us/stateparks/findapark/chapman/
January 25: Storybook Breakfast, Jefferson DeFrees Family Center, 9 or 11 a.m. Questions can be directed to Jennifer Madigan, Community Outreach Coordinator at Jefferson DeFrees Family Center, at (814) 723-6350.
January 25: Adventure Awaits Midwinter Fundraiser, 7 to 10 p.m., Warren Public Library.
February 8: 19th Annual Women Are Wonderful, co-sponsored by Zonta Club and Jefferson DeFrees Family Center; doors open at 8:15 a.m., Jefferson DeFrees Family Center. This popular event features workshops, speakers, a coffee/tea bar, and luncheon.
February 15: 3rd Annual Hearts to Hearts Dinner & Dessert Auction, 6 to 10 p.m., Woman’s Club of Warren. Proceeds benefit the House of Hope of Warren County. http://www.warrenwomansclub.org/
March 15: Warren Philharmonic’s “All Aboard” – Music about trains, Holy Redeemer Roman Catholic Church, 4 p.m.
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
May 10: Warren Philharmonic’s “All in the Family” – Featuring members of the orchestra as our soloists, Holy Redeemer Roman Catholic Church, 4 p.m.
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.