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 Dec. 9: Toddler Time, 10:30 a.m. each Monday, Warren Public Library Children’s Department, ages 1 to 4, stories, songs, crafts, creative play. Preregistration not required.
Every Monday: Monday Night Movies at the Warren Public Library, free, Slater Room, 5:30 p.m.
Through Nov. 15: Pennsylvania Watercolor Society 34th Annual International Juried Exhibition, Crary Art Gallery, 511 Market St., Warren “http://www.crarygallery.org”>www.crarygallery.org
Nov. 9: Scout Appreciation Day- All Boy and Girl Scouts will be welcomed to the Wilder Museum of Warren County History (51 Erie Ave., Irvine) for exclusive access to events, tours, and a one-day-only chance to fulfill merit badge requirements. Wear your uniform! 723-1795. noon-3 p.m.
Nov. 9: Walk on the Wilder Side- The Wilder Museum of Warren County History (51 Erie Ave., Irvine) will feature a close-up experience with the Joseph DeFrees Antique Gun Collection, muzzleloader demonstrations, special exhibits, and more! Subs, potato salad, dessert, and beverages included with $20 minimum donation. RSVP (814)723-1795. 3-6 p.m.
Nov. 9: Non-alcoholic Family Turkey Party, Watson Grange Hall on Route 337 between Warren and Tidioute. Doors open, 6 p.m.
Nov 9: Pleasant Volunteer Fire Department Annual Turkey Party and Gun Raffle, 40 Fuller Ave., free admission with gun ticket, doors open, 6 p.m.; raffles start, 7 p.m.
Nov. 9: General Joseph Pendelton Detachment, Marine Corps League, birthday celebration for Marine Corps, 2355 Jackson Ave., Warren, 5-8 p.m.
Nov. 9: Hall of Fame speaker Jeanne Robertson, family comedy sponsored by the Holiday Inn / Hampton Inn & Suites, Library Theatre, 723-7231, 8 p.m.
Nov. 9: Craft show sponsored by Russell Volunteer Fire Department Auxiliary, at fire hall, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Nov. 9-22: Ninth Annual Henry Rouse Permanent Collection Juried Art Show, Suites at Rouse, 615 Rouse Ave., Youngsville. www.rouse.org; opening reception, 6-8 p.m. on Nov. 8, Suites at Rouse.
Nov. 15: Soups & Sweets, Grand Valley Fire Hall, 4:30-7:30 p.m.
Nov. 16: “What’s New for the Holidays” bazaar and lunch, Woman’s Club of Warren, 310 Market St., Warren, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
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.
Nov. 23: Holiday Treasures Sale, new items, bake sale, $1 table for children only, Sugar Grove United Methodist Church, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Nov. 23: Winter Wonderland Craft Show, Youngsville Fire Hall, sponsored by Youngsville Volunteer Fire Department Auxiliary, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. (563-4042).
Nov. 24: Truck Load Auction with special Christmas gift items, wholesale food, Garland Community Center, 204 Extension Rd., Garland, doors open, noon; auction begins, 1 p.m.
Nov. 29-Dec. 1: Warren Players presents: “A Christmas Carol: the Musical” (Nov. 29, 30 at 7 p.m.; Nov. 30, Dec. 1 at 2 p.m.) directed by Jennifer Koebley and Charmaine Check. A lonely, greedy miser confronts the ghosts of his past, present and future, Library Theatre, 723-7231.
Dec. 2: Book Bingo for Kids, 6 p.m., Warren Public Library Children’s Department, ages four to seven, children under four welcome with help from parent. Children learn to listen, learn, play as they mark bingo card in conjunction with stories read. Prizes for winners. Preregistration not required.
Dec. 6: Christmas Memories with Youth Connection and ARTE, the musical theater classes from the Library Theatre sharing special Christmas memories, carol sing, 8 p.m., after the Christmas Walk, Library Theatre, 723-7231.
Dec. 7: “Book Cellar’s Christmas Open House,” many Christmas items, all half price, basement, Warren Public Library, 10 a.m.3 p.m.
Dec. 7: “Ben Baia & the Big City Horns,” Warren Concert Association, Library Theatre, 7:30 p.m. (723-6505).
Dec. 7-21: “Through Irish Eyes,” retrospective show of works by local painting legend Irish Smith, featuring music by Madrigals. Public opening reception during downtown Warren’s Christmas Walk Friday, Dec. 6, 6-9 p.m. Crary Art Gallery, 511 Market St., Warren www.crarygallery.org
Dec. 8: Truck Load Auction with special Christmas gift items, wholesale food, Garland Community Center, 204 Extension Rd., Garland, doors open, noon; auction begins, 1 p.m.
Dec. 8: Grace Choir Concert, “A World Awaits,” 3:40 p.m., Grace United Methodist Church, 501 Pennsylvania Ave. E., Warren.
Dec. 9-13: Warren General Hospital Auxiliary Annual Basket Contest.
Jan. 5-25: “Nostalgia Revisited,” classically detailed paintings of contemporary decay and decline by Corning, N.Y., painter David Higgins, Crary Art Gallery, 511 Market St., Warren www.crarygallery.org (public opening reception Saturday, Jan. 4, 6-8 p.m., meet the artist)
Jan. 31: Rouse Home Benefit, Sean Patrick McGraw concert, Library Theatre, 7 p.m.
Feb. 12: For Valentine’s Day, the WGH Auxiliary will sponsor a “Fudgie Wudgie” sale of hand-made fudge and chocolates from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. in the outpatient lobby of the hospital.
Feb. 13-16: Warren Players presents: “Barefoot in the Park” (Feb. 13, 14 and 15 at 8 p.m.; Feb. 16 at 2 p.m.), directed by Corey Gordon. A romantic story of newlyweds in NYC, Library Theatre, 723-7231.
Feb. 18-20: Tuesday: Anti-bullying program by Brent Scarpo, “Why Do You Hate Me?” – two assemblies/after school teacher workshop; Wednesday: noon – Keynote at Rotary Club; Thursday: Parent Night Evening Presentation WAHS Auditorium
Feb. 23: Michael Bolton in concert, sponsored by Kwik Fill / Country Fair. Bolton has sold more than 53 million albums worldwide, won two Grammys for best male vocalist and six American Music Awards, Library Theatre, 723-7231, 3 p.m.
March 6-9: Jack-in-the-Box Players presents Luigi Jannuzzi’s award winning collection of fast-paced comedic plays and monologues (March 6, 7, 8 at 7 p.m.; March 9 at 2 p.m.), Library Theatre, 723-7231.)