- 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.
- 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. Click here to view a list of events the Aktion Club has participated in over the last six years.
- Warren Toastmasters Club #2260
Public speaking skills equals life success. They meet the first and third Tuesday of every month from 6:30- 7:30 p.m. at Warren City Hall. Contact Bob DeWinter for more info at (586) 943-2866.
- Lincoln Neighborhood Association of South Warren Meetings
The Lincoln Neighborhood Association of South Warren meets every first Thursday of the month at 7 p.m. at Lincoln Elementary School's Media Center.
- 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.
- Warren Senior Housing is Accepting Applications for both Stilwell Manor and Joseph Coach Manors
Applicants for Stilwell Manor must be a Warren resident, a minimum of 60 years old and make under $20,000 a year. A one bedroom apartment is $393 a month and that includes your gas, electric and water. All applicants for Joseph Coach Manor must be 55 years of age or older. Each apartment includes a washer and dryer, stove, regrigerator, dishwasher, garbage disposal, and storage unit. These lovely apartments also include a balcony or patio for only $510 a month plus utilities. Both buildings have on-site security cameras, 24 hours emergency maintenance, and optional activities. All applicants must be able to live independently. Please call our office if you would like an application or have any questions at (586) 758-1310.
- 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, please contact your local vounteer coordinator, Megan Carolin, at (586) 468-8580.
- Looking For Ladies Interested in Playing Pinochle
If any ladies are interested in playing pinochle on Mondays from 10:30 a.m.-3 p.m., please contact Doris Moy at church of the Master, 30200 Schoenherr, warren 48088, at (586) 771-6720. We are located between 13 Mile Road and Common Road, corner Castle and Schoenherr. This will begin January 2014 and held every Monday at the church. Come out and have fun playing pinochle with us.
- 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.
- Friends of the Warren Public Library Bookstore Summer Hours
Bookstore hours are expanded for the summer! Schedule is as follows: Fridays from 9 a.m.- noon; 3rd Saturdays from 9 a.m.-noon; and announcing new evening hours from 5-7:30 p.m. on Monday July 28 and August 25. The bookstore is located at 5961 Beebe Street, just north of 13 Mile and east of Mound. Call (586) 264-4387 for more info. Come and see the treasures within our walls.
- Bright Future Scholarship Program
Applicants must be a graduating senior with a 3.0 cumulative grade point average or higher and be involved in extracurricular activities. Qualified applicants will live within Bright Side Dental service areas, including Warren. Applicants are required to complete a one-page essay in response to given topic. Two students will be selected to receive a $500 scholarship. Click the link above for more info and how to apply.
- May 22-July 31-
Play and Learn Group
Time for parents and their children (ages birth-age 5) to join together with other families for fun learning activities. The event goes from 9 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. at Mt. Calvary Church, 8129 Packard.
- May 27-December 22-
Free Adult Education Classes
Leaps and Bounds Family Services is now offering FREE GED preparation classes at its location within Mt. Calvary Church. Adults 18 years and over can call for details. Small group instruction, self directed computer learning and individualized learning plans are provided. The class starts at 8 a.m. and goes until 4 p.m. Call (586) 404-7004 for more info.
- May 22-August 8-
Winning Futures Short Term Mentoring
Volunteers are needed to work with 5th-9th grade boys and girls in a structured classroom setting. "Short-Term Mentors" will work with 3-5 students on fun, hands-on activities based around goal setting, positive attitude, team work. Volunteers will receive a training email to prepare for the class. Please note, volunteers for the Greg Kelser Camp will be working as a mentor in the classroom and not as a basketball coach. This year we will be running four summer programs. Signing up does not guarantee a spot. Final selection will be based on matching of gender and interests. Priority will also be given to individuals who commit for more than one time and/or day. Winning Futures supplies all of the activities and supplies and is on-site to run the program. Click here for more info.
- September 9-December 12-
Grief Share support group will be starting at Christ Lutheran Church on Tuesday mornings from 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m. This free 13-week series is a casual and friendly group where you will receive comfort and help through one of life's most difficult experiences. You don't have to go through the grieving process alone. To register or for more information, call (586) 293-0700 or visit the website here. Grief Share support group is open to the public.
- Click Here to View Upcoming Clinton River Watershed Council Events
- Click here to view the Thomas H. Carey "Concerts at the Square" Summer 2014 Schedule
Events by Date:
- August 2-
Warren Police Department First Annual Open House
All ages welcome! There will be free hot dogs, chips and refreshments while supplies last! Special guests include Mayor James Fouts and Police Commissioner Jere Green. There will be identity theft info, police station tours, a driving simulator, swat team table/tank/motorcycles, live band Disabled Grace and more! The Open House will be on Saturday, August 2 from 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
- August 3-7
Vacation Bible School
Ages K5-6th grade. August 3-6 from 6:30-9 p.m.; August 7 6:30-9:30 p.m. Vacation Bible School is at Emmanuel Missionary Baptist Church, 11071 East 11 Mile Road. Call (586) 759-6262 for early registration and bus transportation.
- August 7-
Working With the Combat Veteran Population
This activity is designed to provide educational resources to educators, community stakeholders, service members and their families to better address the needs of our returning combat veterans. Highlights include resource information, door prizes, VA registration, network with local colleges and universities, refreshments. Target audience is faculty, educators, veterans and their family members, social workers, behavioral/mental health providers, community health workers. It will be heldon Thursday, August 7 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.at Center Campus, Lorenzo Cultural Center. For information or to register, please call (313) 576-1301. Click the link above for more info as well.
- August 13-
Calling Classic Car Connoisseurs
You are invited to bring your classic car to our "Annual Classic Car Show" at Park Place Senior Living at Heritage Village. Please join us for entertainment, lunch and the company of the most awesome residents in the City of Warren! Prizes for the wining "residents choice" entries! The car show will be on Wednesday, August 13 from 12-2 p.m. Click the link above for info on how to register.
- August 15-
Warren Pal/Explorer Annual Golf Outing
All proceeds to benefit Warren PAl/ Explorer Youth programs. There will be a continental breakfast; 18 holes with cart; shotgun start at 08:30 hours; lunch at the turn; 4 drink tickets on the course; and dinner with full bar. The cost is $100 per golfer. There will be a $10,000 hold-in-one prize; raffles; skins games; 50/50 raffles. Click the link above for individual and team registration as well as sponsor registration.
- August 16-
Women's Ministries Summer Sale
Ask for Amanda or Major Christie at (586) 754-7400. Please help by donating "flea market" type items or by renting an 8' table. Donated items can be dropped off in bins/boxes marked SUMMER SALE at 24140 Mound road. These items will profit the women's ministries to support world services and other projects. Table rentals are $15 outside and $20 inside. Payment through Amanda. The sales from these tables are your profit. First come, first served. You can set up your table at 8:30 a.m. on the 16th. Sorry, we are not storing items for personal tables. Thank you for supporting the Salvation Army and World Missions! The sale will go from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on August 16 at the Salvation Army Warren Corps, 24140 Mound, Warren.
- August 23-
2014 Walk for Children with Apraxia of Speech
- August 23-
Celebrate our 150th anniversary at an aoutdoor BBQ. $8 for adults (in advance); $9 adults (at the door); $5 children 4-12; free for children under 3. All plates include: choice of pulled pork or pulled chicken sandwich, potato salad, corn on the cob, baked beans, chips, dessert, beverage. Tickets available in advance through the church office (Monday-Thursday 9 a.m.-1 p.m.). This event will be held at the St. Paul United Church of Christ, 31654 Mound from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
- August 28-
Bridging Eight Mile Road
Second annual Unity Walk from 8 Mile/Van Dyke side to Detroit on Thursday, August 28 at 6 p.m. Call (313) 530-2777 for ore info.
- September 5-7-
St. Louise De Marillac September Fest
Friday the fest will go from 5-11 p.m.; Saturday noon-11 p.m.; Sunday 1-7:30 p.m. There will be inflatables, large flea market, country store, beer tent, cheer booth, 50/50, Polish food, dancing, bake shoppe and much more. Click the link above for more info.
- September 7-
Louis & Tom Mezza 5th Annual Memorial Bowling Party
Benefiting Homes for our Troops, Cpl. Thrailkill Project and Vietnam Veterans Chapter 154 Veteran Support Center. Sign-in is between 11 & 11:30 a.m., bowling begins at 11:30 a.m. The cost is $20 per bowler, $15 for non-bowlers, which includes 2 games (no tap), shoe rental, prizes, lunch, event souvenir and much more! Click the link above for more info and for the registration form.
- September 26-
An Evening of Sacred Drama
The Canales Academy will be presenting a benefit concert. Tickets are $20 (includes dinner buffet after the concert). The event starts at 7 p.m. at St. Paul United Church of Christ, 31654 Mound.