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.
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).
April 4-6: Warren County School District All-County Musical, “Singing in the Rain,” Library Theatre, 7:30 p.m. Thursday and Friday; 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Saturday.
April 6: Cornhole Tournament to benefit Sheffield music programs, Sheffield Area High School, registration, 11 a.m.; practice, noon; competition, 1 p.m.; food available.
April 6: Holy Redeemer and St. Joseph’s Churches present Spring Dance Party, 7-10 p.m.. Music by Take 5. Call 723-2090 or 688-7596 for tickets.
April 7: Sunday Sundaes at The Crossing, Hickroy St. at Pennsylvania Ave. W., Warren, ice cream sundaes for a donation, 6-8 p.m.
April 8-May 10: Founders Day Exhibit at the Warren County Historical Society commemorating the beginning of Warren, Warren County Historical Society, 210 Fourth Ave., Warren
April 10: Town Hall Meeting, “Positives, Prevention and the PAYS Report,” sponsored by YHS SADD?Club, Youngsville Fire Hall, 6 p.m. (563-7573).
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: Indoor Garage Sale to benefit Relay for Life Team Remember, First Lutheran Church, Third Ave. at East St., Warren, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
April 13: Non-Alcoholic Family Turkey Party, doors open, 6 p.m. at the Watson Grange Hall, Route 337, between Warren and Tidioute.
April 13: Chicken Barbecue, Garland Presbyterian Church, noon-?
April 13: “Come Grow With Us” sponsored by Penn State Master Gardeners of Warren County, Allegheny Community Center, 42 Clark St., Warren.
April 13: Dinner Dance, Russell Fire Hall.
April 13: “All-In Men’s Night” featuring former Pittsburgh Steeler John Kolb and former Cleveland Brown George Lilja, beef on weck dinner, First Church of God, 1111 Madison Ave., Warren, 6 p.m. (723-2582).
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. (wesleywoods.com 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: Jay Michael Band hosted by youth group of First Church of God at The Crossing, Hickory St. at Pennsylvania Ave. W., all youth and youth groups invited, games and prizes, 6-9 p.m.
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.
April 21: Bicentennial Musical Program, Youngsville First United Methodist Church. 4 p.m.
April 23: Fifth Grade Program “American History in Song,” Warren Area Elementary Center, 6:30 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: Spring Rummage Sale sponsored by Trinity Women, Clarendon Trinity United Methodist Church, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m.-noon Saturday.
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: Annual Kids’ Fair, Jefferson DeFrees Family Center, games, music by Bubblegum Machine, for children of all ages, free, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
April 27: Friends of the Rouse Spring Auction, Youngsville Fire Hall, 11 a.m-1 p.m.
April 27: Trash & Treasure Sale to benefit Relay for Life team, First Church of God, 1111 Madison Ave., Warren, 8 a.m.-2 p.m.; lunch, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.
April 27: “Stateline Speedway – The First Ten Years,” Slater Room, Warren Public Library, noon (call 723-4650 to register).
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).
April 30: Sixth Grade Choral and Instrumental Concert, Warren Area Elementary Center, 6:30 p.m.
April 30: Hospice of Warren County presents “Improving Care for Veterans Facing Illness and Death,” Hospice Foundation’s 2013 Living with Grief Program, teleconference, Slater Room, Warren Public Library, 1- 3 p.m. (723-2455)
May 3: Warren County School District, energy day, no school
May 4: Annual Ham & Leek Dinner, Spring Creek Fire Hall, Rt. 426, 11:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
May 4: Jefferson DeFrees Family Center celebrates 100-Year Anniversary, ice cream social, open house, entertainment, 2-4 p.m.
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 6: Fashion Show and Luncheon, Woman’s Club of Warren, 310 Market St., Warren, open to public, 11:30 a.m. (723-5910).
May 7: Fourth Grade Art Show, Fourth and Fifth Grade Choral and Instrumental Concert, Warren Area Elementary Center, 6:30 p.m.
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.