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Spring storytime runs 7 weeks at the Warren Public Library from the week of March 19 through the week of May 6. Parents can call each library location to register their child. Warren residents accepted first.
Pasta & More Fundraiser to Help Ranice Brault Join us for spaghetti, vegetarian lasagna, macaroni & cheese, salad, dessert, a 50-50 raffle, a Silent Auction, and more! The requested donation is $10.00 per plate for those 10 years old and over; $5.00 for those aged 2-9 years old; and free for those who are under the age of 2. VFW Post 6756 – 25500 Sherwood, Center Line, 48015 Sunday, March 26th, from 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Best Laid Plans - Mystery Dinner Theater. Join us for a night of entertainment as you enjoy a delicious dinner and experience an old fashioned Hollywood whodunit mystery. Proceeds benefit Warren Woods Christian School. Evening includes a dinner buffet, mystery theater experience and silent auction. Tickets are $35 per person through 03/17, $45 per person through 04/21. Purchase tickets at www.wwcspto.org or at Warren Woods Christian School 14300 East 13 Mile Road, Warren, MI 48088. 04.29.2017 5:00-8:30pm
On April 6, 1917, Congress approved a declaration of war against Germany and the United States entered World War I, which had begun in 1914. Join the Miller Library on Thursday, April 6, at 6:30 pm as we welcome Christopher Causley, President of the Michigan Military Technical & Historical Society in Eastpointe, for a presentation about how Michigan's industry answered the call for war products during WWI.This program will be held in the cafeteria of the Warren Community Center. Registration is requested. Please call Miller Library 586-751-5377 with questions.
Children ages 5-11 are invited to a party for National Library Week at the Miller Library on Tuesday, April 11 at 6:30 pm. To celebrate the library will have stories, games, and all the supplies to decorate your own book bag to carry home all your library books! Ages 5-11. Registration required; please call 586-751-5377 to register.
Books, Brew, & Banter is Warren Public Library's book club in a brewery! Join us each month to make new friends and enjoy good books, food, drink, and conversation together in a laid back atmosphere! Don’t forget, even if you hate the book, or don't finish it, come anyway! All are welcome. Books, Brew, & Banter will meet on Tuesday, April 14, 2017, 7:30 pm, at Falling Down Beer Co. is located at 2270 E. 10 Mile Road, Warren, MI 48091. Falling Down Beer Co.’s phone number is (586) 799-2739. Our book for April is Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother by Amy Chua.
Henry Ford called his wife his "believer" and he relied on her good common sense throughout their life together. Stop by the Miller Library on Thursday, April 20, at 6:30 pm for a talk on Clara Ford presented by the Henry Ford Heritage Association. This presentation illustrates the adage that behind every good man is a great woman and is sprinkled with wonderful stories of their life together. Please call Miller Library 586-751-5377 with questions.
Tweens and teens are invited to the Miller Library for an after-hours lock-in to learn what they can do to help out the environment in their community on Friday, April 21, from 6-8 pm. We will create new uses for old recyclables, make wildflower seed balls to help the bees, and turn an old t-shirt into a shopping bag, all while playing games and snacking on environmental friendly treats. For ages 10-14, teens 15-17 welcome, too. This is a parent-free event; please bring an old t-shirt you no longer use. Registration is required; please call 586-751-5377 to register.
Kids, come be a part of the Miller Library’s new "Mad Scientist Club” which meets the fourth Tuesday of every month for some fun and fantastic experiments! Spring is in the air and plants are sprouting up. Stop in on Tuesday, April 25, at 6:30 pm to learn a little plant biology and make a small green house and sprout house to take home. Ages 5-11.Registration required; please call 586-751-5377 to register.
Spring for the Homeless. A dinner and entertainment benefit buffet dinner, silent auction, raffles. Thursday, April 27, 2017 6:00-10:00pm at Vintage House 31816 Utica Road, Fraser. Call 586-321-0998 or 586-329-4046 for info and tickets
- Pothole Hotline - Call (586) 574-4584
- The Village Commission
The Village Commission meets the first Thursday of the month at the Old Village Hall at Beebe and Flynn St. at 7 p.m. The commission is looking for members. If you are interested, call the Mayor's office for a form at (586) 574-4520.
- The Friends of the Library Book Store
Located at 5961 Beebe St., The Friends of the Library Book Store is now open for business! The store will be open from 9 a.m. - Noon on the following dates: January 8, 15, 16, 22 and 29, February 5, 12, 19, 20 and 26, and March 4, 11, 18, 19 and 25. For more information, please call (586)264-4387.
- Southeast Michigan Chapter of Wild Ones
The S.E. Michigan chapter of 'Wild Ones' meets the third Wednesday of each month in conference room 'B' room, 504 upstairs at the Community Center at 7 p.m. We are advocates of native plants, habitat restoration and green ecology. Help make a difference and see our website. General public welcome.
- Warren Kiwanis Aktion Club
Come and join us on the second and last Wednesday of the month; 6- 7 p.m., in Conference Room B (upstairs) in the Warren Community Center (5460 Arden). Aktion Club is a group of mentally or physically impaired young adults (18 years and older) and their caregivers who would like to give back to their community through helping others. Call Cardell Taylor at (586) 514-4186.
- Warren Toastmasters Club #2260
Warren Toastmasters Club #6838Public speaking skills equals life success. They meet the first and third Saturday of every month from 10 a.m. - noon at Renaissance Unity Church, 11200 E. 11 Mile, Warren. Contact Colette Hughes for more info at (313) 510-2091. Click flyer for more info.
- The Warren Police Department now has a Permanent Disposal Site for Prescription Drugs at 29900 Civic Center Drive, Warren, 48093; (586) 574-4700. Please note that prescription drugs should be put in a sealable plastic bag and liquids & sharps (needles & syringes) are NOT accepted.
- Tree Mulching and Watering Guidelines
- FREE Community Supper the First Wednesday of Every Month
FREE supper is open to everyone and will include main entree, salad dessert and beverage. If you need to stretch your budget, want an evening of fellowship or simply don't feel like cooking, come join us the first Wednesday of every month. The dinners go from 4:30- 6:30 p.m. at St. Paul United Church of Christ, 31654 Mound Rd., Warren, MI.
- Great Lakes Caring: Compassionate Volunteers Needed!
Volunteer opportunities with Great Lakes Caring Hospice include: providing companionship to hospice patients; offering pet hterapy (pet training required); assisting with clerical work in our office; sharing your talents (such as music, art, and crafts); providing bereavement or vigil support for patients' families; attending and helping with our Tea to Remember events; interviewing and recording patients with our Life Stories program; and more! We offer: placement in your area; local training; flexible scheduling; opportunities to anyone 17 years of age or older. For more information about Great Lakes Caring Hospice volunteer program, click here.
- Check Out New Volunteer Opportunities on the "Frontline"
The Retired and Senior Volunteer Program invites seniors age 55 and older to "just do it"- make the call that can get you connected and change your life. If you have just a few hours a month, you can make life better right where you live. Change young lives by tutoring ormentoring students; help local nonprofit agencies; work in a community garden; get onboard as a hospital volunteer; or help a neighbor to continue to live independently with handyman skills. Help is also needed working with the homeless and in food pantries. Call RSVP of Macomb at 756-1430 for more info. Weekend volunteer assignments are available.
- Foster and Adoptive Families Needed
Methodist Children's Home Society is recruiting foster homes within Macomb County so children who reside in that area can continue to reside there and within the school district once they are placed within foster care. Click the link above for more info on becoming a foster parent. Click here to view a PSA about MCHS Foster Care and Adoption.
- Gardeners Needed
- Meals On Wheels Seeks Volunteers
- Motor City Symphony Orchestra 2015-2016 Season
Wheels for Wishes is a non-profit car donation and recycling program that benefits Children’s Hospitals of Michigan. We pick up cars from any location throughout Michigan for free. Click here for more details.
Join us for CARE of Southeastern Michigan special event, Bike Path: Ride for Recovery, along the Lake St. Clair Metropark. Click here for more details.