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 March 29: Gene Walker Crary Hat & Clothing Exhibit on display; stunning dresses and gorgeous hats from the 1940s and 50s, Warren County Historical Society, 210 Fourth Ave., Warren.

Every Monday 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 April 8).

Through March 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 (

Through March 26: “Safe Boating Course” sponsored by Kinzua Power Squadron, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. each Tuesday, Allegheny Outfitters, 430 Pennsylvania Ave. E., Warren (726-1517)

March 9, That Darn Donkey book discussion for children and families, Warren Public Library Slater Room, 1 p.m. Preregister in Children’s Department or call 723-4650 to leave message.

March 9: The BBC Band – A Beatles & 60s Music Experience, Library Theatre, 7 p.m. 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: Piano recital by Amber Shay Nicholson, First United Methodist Church, 200 Market St., Warren, 7:30 p.m.

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: Spaghetti Dinner and raffles sponsored by Valley Days Community Festival committee, Grand Valley Fire Hall, 4:30-7:30 p.m.

March 15: Food for Profit Penn State workshop, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Warren County Extension office, 100 Dillon Dr., Youngsville (registration by March 8, 563-9388.

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

March 16: Warren County Christian School Sports Boosters Spaghetti & Lasagna dinner, 4-7:30 p.m., cost by donation (reservations appreciated but not necessary, 563-4457).

March 16: Diane Kelly Memorial 5K Run and Fun Walk, Warren YMCA, 10 a.m.

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: Family Raffle Party, free admission, all you can eat chicken and biscuit dinner, doors open, 1 p.m.; dinner served, 2 p.m.; raffles; silent auction, 50-50, special games and prizes for children; Garland Community Center, 204 Extension Rd., Garland.

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 24: Mna’Tri (Ann Mead, flute; Vicki Hanson, ‘cello; and Joan Eighmey, piano) in concert, First United Methodist Church, 200 Market St., Warren, 4 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 4-6: Warren County School District All-County Musical, “Singing in the Rain,” Library Theatre.

April 12: Deadline to apply for Community Foundation of Warren County Scholarships, 726-9553.

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

April 13: Pancake Day for first day of fishing season, Lottsville United Methodist Church, 7-11 a.m.

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. ( or call (814) 436-7802)

April 14: Gloryway Quartet concert, Lottsville United Methodist Church, 6 p.m.

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

April 20: “Seven Bridges” tribute to the Eagles, presented by Yankee Bush Productions, Library Theatre, Warren, 8 p.m. (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 20: Amateur Comedy Night at Garland Community Center, 204 Extension Rd., Garland, 6-9 p.m.; adults only; free admission; comedians wanted (sign up now, 563-4374)); cash prizes, audience judges; food and refreshments available.