TO DO: Coming events around Warren County …

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, call features editor Diana Paddock in the newsroom at 723-8200 by noon Monday.

Through Jan. 26: Ivan Fortushniak, allegorical paintings by the Indiana University professor. AND NEW! Better. Faster. Thought-provoking, humorous repackaging of cultural products by Texas artist and printmaking instructor Jonathan Stewart, Crary Art Gallery, 511 Market St., Warren (www.crarygallery.org)

Jan. 18-20: Winterfest and Jim Lobdell Memorial Sled Dog Races, Chapman State Park. All day, free.

Jan. 19: Relay for Life Soup and Salad Dinner, First Lutheran Church, Third Ave., Warren, 4-7 p.m. Cost: donation.

Jan. 19: Writers and Poets Open Read Night, Authors Books & Music 227 Liberty St., Warren, 6-8 p.m. (aspriring writers and poets invited to read their works for an audience; listeners also encouraged to attend).

Jan. 21: Warren County School District, Professional Development Day, no school for students

Jan. 22: Warren County School District, Professional Development Day, no school for students

Jan. 23: Warren Concert Association, “The Great American Songbook,” Library Theatre, 7:30 p.m.(723-6505)

Feb. 2: 30th Annual Pine Grove Township Lions Club Spaghetti Dinner, 4-7 p.m., Russell Fire Hall (to benefit Lions’ Sight Fund).

Feb. 2: Eagle Watch Day, Kinzua Dam 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Public invited. Free.

Feb. 3: Bicentennial Worship Servicem with guest speaker District Superintendent Thomas Q. Strandburg, Youngsville First United Methodist Church. 9 a.m.

Feb. 4: Warren County School District, energy day, no school

Feb. 9: Warren County Historical Society Murder Mystery “I Love You To Death,” Holiday Inn of Warren (723-1795 or stop by 210 Fourth Ave. Warren).

Feb. 13: Robert H. Jackson Program, Main Courtroom of the Warren County Court House, free, 7 p.m.

Feb. 13: Fudgie Wudgie gourmet chocolate sale sponsored by Warren General Hospital Auxiliary, 8 a.m.-4 p.m., WGH outpatient lobby.

Feb. 14-16: Reader’s Theatre, “Love Letters,” Library Theatre, 8 p.m.

Feb. 16: Writers and Poets Open Read Night, Authors Books & Music 227 Liberty St., Warren, 6-8 p.m. (aspriring writers and poets invited to read their works for an audience; listeners also encouraged to attend).

Feb. 18: Warren County School District, energy day, no school

Feb. 28-March 3: Jack-in-the-Box Players Production “Cinderella,” Library Theatre.

March 2-23: Figuratively Seeing. Paintings that explore the expressive nature of figures and faces, by James Russell May and Luis Alvarez Roure. Public opening reception Saturday, March 2, 6-8 p.m. at Crary Art Gallery, 511 Market St., Warren (www.crarygallery.org)

March 6-7: “Ballet Magnificat,” Library Theatre, 7 p.m. (fln.org/tickets)

March 9: The BBC Band – A Beatles & 60s Music Experience sponsored by ERIEBANK, Struther’s Library Theatre (order tickets at 563-6406) Proceeds will benefit the residents, clients and children served by Rouse.

March 14-15: Books Are Fun Sale, 7 a.m.-5 p.m. Thursday and 7 a.m.-3 p.m. Friday, Warren General Hospital outpatient lobby. Benefits the WGH Auxiliary and its many programs.

March 15: An Evening with Rita Coolidge, 8 p.m., Library Theatre (723-7231).

March 16: Writers and Poets Open Read Night, Authors Books & Music 227 Liberty St., Warren, 6-8 p.m. (aspriring writers and poets invited to read their works for an audience; listeners also encouraged to attend).

March 17: “From the British Isles and Beyond,” A concert by the Warren Philharmonic – 4 p.m., Holy Redeemer Church, Russell and Penna. Ave. East. For ticket information call 723-9110.

March 17: Cherry Grove Chili Fest, fire hall, 1-4 p.m. (688-5291).

March 17: Warren Concert Association, “De Pue Brothers Band – Weapons of Grass Construction,” Library Theatre, 7:30 p.m.(723-6505)

March 28: Warren County School District, energy day, no school

March 29: Warren County School District, holiday, no school

April 1-2: Warren County School District, energy days, no school

April 2: “Seven Bridges” tribute to the Eagles, presented by Yankee Bush Productions, Library Theatre, Warren, 8 p.m. (489-3110).

April 4-6: Warren County School District All-County Musical, “Singing in the Rain,” Library Theatre.

April 12: The Oak Ridge Boys concert, Library Theatre, 8 p.m. (723-7231).

April 19: “Spotlight on Broadway” by Youth Connection and Allegheny Regional Theatre Experience, Library Theatre, 7 p.m.

April 20: Yankee Bush Productions presents 7 Bridges’ Tribute to The Eagles at Struthers Library Theatre, Warren, 8 p.m. (tickets, information, call 489-3110).

April 20: Writers and Poets Open Read Night, Authors Books & Music 227 Liberty St., Warren, 6-8 p.m. (aspriring writers and poets invited to read their works for an audience; listeners also encouraged to attend).

April 20: Allegheny Center for the Arts and Allegheny Community Center co-host “International Appetite for the Arts” cooking contest and evening of tasting, 5-8 p.m. at 42 Clark St., the ACC building.

April 21: Bicentennial Musical Program, Youngsville First United Methodist Church. 4 p.m.

April 23: “Huck & Tom & the Mighty Mississippi,” Library Theatre, 7 p.m. (723-7231).

April 25-26: Scrub & Uniform Sale, 7 a.m.-4 p.m. in Warren General Hospital outpatient lobby. Benefits the WGH Auxiliary and its many programs.

April 26-27: Rummage Sale sponsored by Russell Volunteer Fire Department, fire hall, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m.-noon Saturday (items $1 per bag Saturday).

May 3: Warren County School District, energy day, no school

May 4-25: Wild Geometry Photographs of wildflowers by James Shirey, juxtaposed by Pete McCutchen’s Geometrics photo series of Las Vegas architecture. Public opening reception Saturday, May 4, 6-8 p.m. at Crary Art Gallery, 511 Market St., Warren (www.crarygallery.org)

May 9-10: $6 Jewelry Sale, 7 a.m.-4 p.m. in Warren General Hospital outpatient lobby. Benefits the WGH Auxiliary and its many programs.

May 11: Elk Township Historical Society Open House, former Scandia School, 1-4 p.m.

May 16-19: Warren Players present “Harvey,” Library Theatre.

May 17-19: Gus Macker 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament and Allegheny Burger Festival, sponsored by Warren County Chamber of Business & Industry and Council on Tourism, www.wccbi.org.

May 18: Writers and Poets Open Read Night, Authors Books & Music 227 Liberty St., Warren, 6-8 p.m. (aspriring writers and poets invited to read their works for an audience; listeners also encouraged to attend).

May 18: Woman’s Club Centennial Gala Banquet & Dance (open to public), 6-10 p.m., Woman’s Club Ballroom, 310 Market St., Warren (warrenwomansclub.org)

May 19: Walk for Multiple Sclerosis, Betts Park, registration 1 p.m.; walk begins, 1:30 p.m.

May 19: “Voila! Voila! Viola,” A concert by the Warren Philharmonic – 4 p.m., Holy Redeemer Church, Russell and Penna. Ave. East. For ticket information call 723-9110.

May 21: Elk Township Historical Society Election Day Open House, former Scandia School, 10 a.m.-7 p.m.

May 25: Tour de Russell Bike Race, sponsored by Warren County Chamber of Business & Industry and Council on Tourism, www.wccbi.org.

May 27: Warren County School District, Memorial Day, no school

June 2: Bicentennial Worship Service with “Charles Wesley” portrayed by the Rev. Larry Homitsky, Youngsville First United Methodist Church. 9 a.m.

June 6: Warren County School District, last day for students

June 7: Warren County School District, Professional Development Day, no school for students; commencement

June 8: Elk Township Historical Society Open House, former Scandia School, 1-4 p.m.

June 10-28: Warren County Summer Music School, instruction in music and the arts for students entering grades five through adults, Monday through Friday at WAEC, 8:30 a.m.-12:15 p.m. (Director Ann Mead, 723-7303, mead@penn.com

June 15 – Warren General Hospital Auxiliary annual summer benefit dance at Betts Park, “Beach Party” with Tom Watt the “Buffettman,” 6:30-11:30 p.m., live music, entertainment and food.

June 15: Writers and Poets Open Read Night, Authors Books & Music 227 Liberty St., Warren, 6-8 p.m. (aspriring writers and poets invited to read their works for an audience; listeners also encouraged to attend).

June 28-30: Youngsville Bicentennial celebration.

July/August: Just Add Water. Exhibition of works by Warren native / California watercolor artist, Anne Fallin, at Crary Art Gallery, 511 Market St., Warren (www.crarygallery.org)

July 8: Entry deadline for Elk Township Historical Society photo contest; opening reception on July 13 at 7 p.m.

July 12: Books Are Fun Sale, 7 a.m.-3 p.m. in the Warren General Hospital outpatient lobby. Benefits the WGH Auxiliary and its many programs

July 13: Elk Township Historical Society Open House, former Scandia School, 1-4 p.m.

July 18-20: All-American BBQ Festival and State Championship BBQ sponsored by WCCBI & Council on Tourism, www.wccbi.org.