- 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.
- 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.
- Senior Nutrition Program
There is a senior nutrition program at Owen Jax Recreation Center, Monday-Thursday at 11:30 a.m. There is a $3 donation. Call (586) 757-7480 to register.
- 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 $385 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 $500 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.
- Upcoming Adopt-A-Stream Trainings & Workshops
- 2013-2014 Macomb County Warming Center Locations
Warm locations: First Presbyterian Church, 3000 Twelve Mile Rd.- March 9-15; Church of the Master, 30200 Schoenherr- April 4-12. Click the link above for a list of locations in the rest of Macomb County.
- 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.
- River Day Logo Contest
The Clinton River Watershed Council's 16th Annual River Day logo contest is designed to promote River Day along with Michigan's Free Fishing Weekend and Southeast Michigan's annual Wate rWeek. River Day is Saturday, June 7 and events will include festivals, fishing derbies, fly-tying lessons, clean up events and naturalist-led hikes through parks and trailways. The winning River Day 2014 logo will be used on websites, even guides, t-shirts and signage all across the watershed to promote River Day. Click the link above for more info.
- Rise Up Warren
Mark Reid from Hope Counseling Service of Warren is launching a "Rise Up Warren" challenge to the residents of Warren. It's time to stop running and deal with the tough issues life throws our way. The month of February is the time to heal. Mark is dedicated to helping the citizens of Warren rise above and start healing. Life is Hard- Get Help- Call Mark @ 586-764-3940.
- Senior Fridays - Healthy Living February & March Events
- Friends of the Warren Public Library Winter Bookstore Hours
February: Open every Friday from 9 a.m.-noon, also Saturday, February 15 9 a.m.-noon; March Open every Friday from 9 a.m.-noon, also Saturday, March 15 9 a.m.-noon. Special Bell Ringer Sales throughout the Saturday hours! 1/2 off all biographies and cookbooks on the 14th and 15th.
- St. Anne Fish Fry
Beginning Ash Wednesday and serving every Friday during Lent, 4-8 p.m. Dinners are $5 and up, pop $1 glass, punch free, beer and wine available. Held at St. Anne Catholic Grade School, 32000 Mound Road, Warren. Click link above for menu items.
Events by Date:
- February 3-April 29
GriefShare - Grief Support Group
Christ Lutheran Church in Warren will be offering 13 week Grief Support available two days a week. During sharing sessions, participants will hear and discuss topics essential to the recovery from the hurt of grief and loss. Sessions also include videos featuring interviews with grief recovery experts and real-life stories of people who have experienced grief. Starting on February 3, groups will be starting on Monday evenings from 7-8:30 p.m. and also session available on Tuesday mornings from 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. For more information or to sign up, call (586) 293-0700 or visit our website here.
- March 7-
A Lenten Reflection- Musical Concert
Canales Academy presents "A Lenten Reflection". This benefit concert will feature both traditional Lenten selections and original compositions suitable for the Lenten season. A variety of musical genres will be presented. Tickets are $10 each. 100% of the ticket sales will benefit the St. Paul United Church of Christ. The concert will be held at St. Paul United Church of Christ, 31654 Mound in Warren, at 7 p.m.
- March 7-
Clinton River Watershed Council and Riverside Kayak Connection Present Adaptive Paddling: Access for All!
- March 9-
Accenting WSO's Own
Warren Symphony Orchestra. Sunday, March 9 at St. Faustina Church (Formerly St. Edmund Church). The concert will be preceded by an informative talk at 2 p.m. by David Daniels, Conductor Emeritus: "What's so great about Chamber Music?" Then join us as the WSO welcome's the Barbara Bland, mezzo soprano, for an afternoon of pieces for smaller ensembles. Focusing up close on the talents of our musicians, including WSO Concertmaster Elizabeth Rowin, Principal Second Violinist Judith Teasdle, and 11 of WSO's finest, this intimate concert allows listeners to hear pieces not often performed: Concerto for Two Violins in d minor-Bach, Eleven Studies for Eleven Players-Rorem, Folk Songs for Mezzo Soprano and Seven Instruments-Berio. Tickets are only $23, $20 for seniors and $$10 for college students, youth are free!
- March 10-
Opportunity for High School Students!
Oratory Contest - Prolife subjects- 5 to 7 minute speech. Held at the Woodside Bible Church, Warren, on Monday, March 10 at 7 p.m. Prizes are $125, $75 and $50. Winner will go to state level contest. Winner of state level contest will go to national level contest. For info call Lisa at (586) 698-2416 or Richard at (586) 268-8607. Sponsored by Right to Life Warren Center Line (586-756-1945).
- March 12-
Macomb Business Expo
The fun-filled event will be held from 3-8 p.m. on Wednesday, March 12 at the Best Western Sterling Inn and is open to the public. The expo will combine the Chamber's former Consumer Expo, Women's Business Exchange Expo and the Expo formerly held with the Michigan Week Luncheon which will be a free-standing event this year. There will be a Technology Hub, Wellness Row, Chick Dynasty, Man Cave, Taste of the Community, Chamber Connection, Educational Hub, General Hub and B.R.A.G. (Business Networking) Corner. The event will also have prize drawings, door prizes and more. It is totally free.
- March 22-
Spring Rummage Sale
Spring Rummage Sale at St. Paul United Church of Christ, 31654 Mound in Warren. 8-9 a.m. early bird sale/$1 admission; 9 a.m.-1 p.m. free admission; 1-2 p.m. stuff a bag for $2. There will be donuts and coffee, homemade soup and bread, and a bake sale.
- March 29-
Green Acres Elementary PTO Mom To Mom Sale
- March 30-
St. Josaphat and Our Lady of Grace "Lenten Blood Drive"
Sunday, March 30 from 8 a.m.- 2p.m. in the Our Lady of Grace social hall, Ryuan south of 11 Mile. Donors are eligible to win a two year lease on a new car, or $125 gas card, drawn weekly. Call Ken or Lynn at (586) 751-4243 for an appointment. Walk-ins are also welcome.
- April 2-
Warren Woods Education Foundation Annual Dinner
The Warren Woods Education Foundation Annual Dinner is April 2, 2014 at the Ukrainian Cultural Center. Money raised at this event is used for teacher grants and scholarships. The tickets are $250.00. Each ticket includes Hors D'oeuvres, Dinner for two, Open Bar, one entry into the $10,000 drawing and chances for additional prizes. There are only 150 tickets sold. For tickets or more information please call Jackie Miracle at the Warren Woods Schools Ad Building (586) 439-4417 or Linda Giordano, President (586) 759-2936.
- April 3-
Bianco Tour for Seniors
Tour includes roundtrip transportation, Tanglewood Golf Club & Restaurant, buffet lunch, entertainment. Presented by Warren Parks & Recreation Seniors. Tour date is Thursday, April 3. Departs at 10:30 a.m. and returns 4:30 p.m. Pick-up location is at Stilwell Manor, 26600 Burg Road. The trip costs $63. For reservations and information, please contact (586) 758-1300.
- April 22-
Job Fair Boot Camp
- April 26-
Spring Animal Vaccination Clinic
Sponsored by the Warren Animal Welfare Commission. The clinic will go from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, April 26 at the Warren DPW, 12801 Stephens. Cash only, $8 per shot, 3 shots available per pet. Click the link above for more info.
- April 29-
Co-sponsored by Macomb Community College and the City of Warren. Everyone welcome. Featuring full-time and part-time employment opportunities. For a list of currently registered employers, click here. Prepare yourself: dress in proper attire, communicate professionally and efficiently, and bring plenty of resumes. The fair will take place on Tuesday, April 29 from 4-7 p.m. at Macomb Community College south campus, 14500 E. 12 Mile Sports & Expo Center P Building.
- April 29-
18th Annual Care House "Fools for Kids" Event
Care House honors Sheriff Anthony Wickersham and Public Works Commissioner Anthony V. Marrocco. Care House will celebrate its 18th annual "Fools for Kids" fundraiser on Tuesday, April 29 from 5-10 p.m. at Andiamo Showroom on 14 Mile in Warren. The event will feature the music of the Sun Messengers, delicious food, specialty martinis and open bar, as well as extravagant raffle and live auction packages.
- May 17-
Warren Historical & Genealogical Society Antiques Appraisal Fair
Expert antique appraisers. At the Warren Community Center Cafeteria, 5460 Arden. Antique appraisals from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Appraisals are $5 per item, maximum six items per person. All proceeds go to the Warren Historical & Genealogical Society. Click the link above for more info. Check out the window display in the Warren Community Center for examples of what you can bring to the Appraisal Fair.