BRIEFS…

ACC closed

Allegheny Community Center, 42 Clark St., will be closed on Tuesday, Jan. 28, due to extreme weather conditions.

Crafty Saturday

Children ages 8-16 are invited to the Warren Public Library’s Slater Room on the third floor for Crafty Saturday on Feb.8 from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. The children’s department has accumulated a motley collection of crafts left over from previous programs. Participants can choose among these crafts and let loose their creative skills. Crafts range from decorating wooden bird houses and boxes, T-shirts, masks, butterflies, river rock, beads, making rubber band bracelets and other assorted crafts. Preregistration is appreciated. Registration forms available in the children’s room next to the staff computer, or call 723-4650 and leave a message for children’s librarian Susan Slater.

Mystery Monday

Mystery Monday will be held in the children’s department at Warren Public Library between 4 and 7 p.m. Join Kelley Wood in the children’s room to see what mystery she has in store. Each week will feature a different activity, game, contest, puzzle … could be anything. You just have to visit the Library to discover and solve. Watch each Monday for clues and information on the whiteboard in the children’s room. Mystery Monday will occur each Monday (except Feb. 17 and April 21) till the last Monday in April.

Watching eagles

On Saturday, Feb. 1, members of the Allegheny Outdoor Club (AOC) will take part in the Eagle Watch Day at the Wildlife Viewing Platform at Big Bend Visitor Center at Kinzua Dam. The event will run from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. and feature a presentation on bald eagle restoration by the Pennsylvania Game Commission. There will be spotting scopes set up along this stretch of open water created by the tailwaters of Kinzua Dam. Other activities include a geo-cache search put on by the Kinzua Cachers, and the Eagles Club of Warren will be on hand to provide hot chocolate, coffee, cookies and donuts. Since much of the event is outdoors, participants are encouraged to dress for the weather. For more information, call Bill Massa at 723-2568.

Also on Saturday, Feb. 1, the AOC will cross-country ski five miles on the trails at the Jamestown Audubon Center as part of the center’s annual Snowflake Festival, which runs from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Participants will meet at 2 p.m. at the kiosk at the Outer Loop Trailhead in front of the main building. Afterward, participants will bring a dish to share and meet for dinner at 5 p.m. at the home of John and Debra Young at 1588 Towline Rd., Russell. For more information, call John Young at 730-2915.

Men to breakfast

Men of Warren High School Class of 1951 will have breakfast today, Tuesday, at 8:30 a.m. at Perkins Restaurant, Ludlow St., Warren.