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.

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.

Every Monday, Feb. 4 through April 29: Toddler Time, 10:30 a.m. in the Children’s Room at Warren Public Library. Includes stories, songs, craft and creative play. Geared towards ages 0-3, but all are welcome (no class on Feb. 18, April 8).

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

Feb. 9: Spaghetti dinner sponsored by Linda Dies’ Dance Express, Grace United Methodist Church, Warren, 4-8 p.m.

Feb. 9: Sweetheart Art Sale, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m at Allegheny Center for the Arts, 217 Liberty St., Warren, will include sales of art and handmade crafts, live entertainment, food, auction (“http://www.alleghenycenterforthearts.com”>www.alleghenycenterforthearts.com, or call (877) 919-7971).

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. 10: Lasagna Dinner, Garland Community Center, 204 Extension Rd., Garland, 1 p.m.-sold out. Eat in or take out.

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. (aspiring 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 12: Warren County Historical Society annual meeting, “Kinzua Dam: The Displacement of the Elderly & the Effects” with Randy John, Ph.D., Main Courtroom, Warren County Court House, meeting, 6 p.m.; program, 6:30 p.m. (free)

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. (aspiring 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 21: Warren County Historical Society presents “Warren County’s Railroad Depots” free program with Chase Putnam, Main Courtroom of the Warren County Court House, 6:30 p.m.

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 14: Wesley Woods Campership Benefit Concert featuring nationally known Christian band “Lost and Found,” at Wesley Woods Christian Camp in Grand Valley, 4 p.m. (wesleywoods.com or call (814) 436-7802)

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: Second Annual Fine Art and Vino Venue hosted by Revitalization of Youngsville (ROY), free, 1 – 6 p.m., Youngsville Fire Hall, art competition, amateur wine making contest, music, food.

April 20: Writers and Poets Open Read Night, Authors Books & Music 227 Liberty St., Warren, 6-8 p.m. (aspiring 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: Annual Church Rummage Sale, First United Methodist Church 200 Market St., 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m.-noon Saturday ($1 per bag Saturday).

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).

April 27: Classy Castoffs from Cluttered Closets, Intriguing Items of Indeterminate Origin and No-Longer-Needed Knicknacks, a fundraising better-than-average garage sale to benefit the Warren County Historical Society, at 308 Poplar St., Warren, 8 a.m. to 2 pm. (no early sales).

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. Cocktails, 5:30 p.m.; buffet dinner, 6:30 p.m.; DJ “After Dark,” to follow (tickets or information, call 723-5910; warrenwomansclub.org)

May 18-19: DAV?Chapter 75 12th Annual Walley

Tournament (first of two), Allegheny Reservoir, registration at Corydon Hotel, 1-6 p.m. Friday (wwwdavwalley.com)

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: Allegheny 100 Challenge, south of Marienville at Rt. 666 Trailhead, Vowinckel, hikers arrive, 5 p.m.; kick-off, 5:30 p.m.; hikers released, 6 p.m.

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. (aspiring writers and poets invited to read their works for an audience; listeners also encouraged to attend).

June 22-23: DAV?Chapter 75 12th Annual Walley

Tournament (second of two), Allegheny Reservoir, registration at Wolf Run Marina, 1-6 p.m. Friday (wwwdavwalley.com)

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 Warren County Chamber of Business & Industry and Council on Tourism, www.wccbi.org.

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

July 21: Bicentennial Program, “The Underground Railroad – A Journey to Hope,” with speaker Luella Krieger, Youngsville United Methodist Church, 3:30 p.m.

July 25-28: Warren Players presents “Little Shop of Horrors,” Library Theatre.

July 27: DAV?Chapter 75 and Eagles Club #313 First Annual Carp Tournament, weigh-in at Eagles Club by 4 p.m.; register with DAV prior; www.davchapter75.com

July 29-Aug. 9: Allegheny Center for the Arts Summer Arts Academy, 217 Liberty St., Warren, for ages 5 to 14, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday-Friday (variety of arts classes, acting, jewelry making, metalworking, painting, drawing, music lessons, language arts, creative writing, sculpture, photography, exercise) See www.alleghenycenterforthearts.com or call (877) 919-7971.

Aug. 6-10: Warren County Fair, fairgrounds, Pittsfield.

Aug. 10: Elk Township Historical Society Open House, former Scandia School, 1-4 p.m.

Aug. 15-16: Scrub & Uniform Sale, 7 a.m.-4 p.m. in Warren General Hospital outpatient lobby. Benefits the WGH Auxiliary and its many programs

Aug. 17: Writers and Poets Open Read Night, Authors Books & Music 227 Liberty St., Warren, 6-8 p.m. (aspiring writers and poets invited to read their works for an audience; listeners also encouraged to attend).

Aug. 23-25: 8th Annual Kinzua Heritage Arts & Music Festival, 4047 Fox Hill Rd., Russell, noon-7 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturday, noon-5 p.m. Sunday.

September/October: Pennsylvania Watercolor Society 34th Annual International Juried Exhibition at Crary Art Gallery, 511 Market St., Warren (www.crarygallery.org)

Sept. 7-8: Wild Wind Folk Art & Craft Festival, Warren County Fairgrounds, Pittsfield, 10 to 5 each day.

Sept. 10-11: Pittsburgh Sports Sale 7 a.m.-4 p.m. in Warren General Hospital outpatient lobby. Benefits the WGH Auxiliary and its many programs.

Sept. 14: Elk Township Historical Society Open House, former Scandia School, 1-4 p.m.

Sept. 15: Bicentennial Worship Service with guest speaker Bishop Thomas J. Bickerton, Youngsville First United Methodist Church, 10 a.m.

Sept. 21: 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).

Oct. 12: Allegheny Hops & Vines, downtown Warren, in conjunction with the WCCBI Gran Fondo, wine walk and beer tastings, food, art and craft sales, entertainment, activities for kids (www.alleghenycenterforthearts.com or call (877) 919-7971).

Oct. 12: Elk Township Historical Society Open House, former Scandia School, 1-4 p.m.

Oct. 17: Bicentennial Program with the Western Pennsylvania United Methodist Ministers’ Chorus, Youngsville First United Methodist Church, 7 p.m.

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

Oct. 24-25: Books Are Fun Sale, 7 a.m.-5 p.m. Thursday and 7 a.m.-3 p.m. Friday in the Warren General Hospital outpatient lobby. Benefits the WGH Auxiliary and its many programs

Nov. 4: Window Box Christmas Open House at Warren General Hospital.

Nov. 5: Elk Township Historical Society Election Day Open House, former Scandia School, 10 a.m.-7 p.m.

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

Nov. 18-24: Operation Christmas Child National Collection Week, Pleasant Community Church, 673 Pleasant Dr., Warren. Send a shoe box gift of love to a needy child.

Dec. 9-13: Warren General Hospital Auxiliary Annual Basket Contest.