- 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 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.
- 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.
- August 26-December 1-
Van Dyke Adult Education Registration
Need a high school diploma? Go back to school at Van Dyke Adult Education located on the main campus of Lincoln High School on 9 Mile between Van Dyke and Hoover. Call (586) 758-8363 for an appointment. Must be 19 years of age or older. Bring ID, birth certificate, and transcript to appointment. Cost: free. Classes go from August 26-December 1 from 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
- Back-To-School Supplies Drive for Needy Students
- Click here for info on the Warren Fine Arts Center 2014 Schedule
- Click Here to View Upcoming Clinton River Watershed Council Events
- September 1-30
Make September Dystonia Awareness Month
Dystonia is the third most common movement disorder yet most people have never heard of it. Join us in petitioning the White House to officially recognize September as Dystonia Awareness Month! Between September 1 and September 30 we need to collect 100,000 online signatures. To learn more abot the Dystonia Petition, click here.
- Crafters Wanted
Warren Woods Tower Booster Club 32nd Annual Crafty Buyer's Shoppe at Warren Woods Tower High School on November 22 and 23. For more information, please call (586) 439-4402 or (586) 759-2936.
- Upcoming Clinton River Watershed Council Events in October
Events by Date:
- September 16-
Senior Citizen Showcase
Warren Consolidated Schools presents a FREE Senior Citizen Showcase for the community. The district will showcase student work and also host vendors who will offer blood pressure checks, safety information, energy saving ideas, entertainment, food sampling, Glucose testing, giveaways and much more. The showcase will be on September 16 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the WCS Administration Building, 31300 Anita Drive, Warren. Call (586) 698-4044 for more info.
- September 17-
Attention Seniors: The Warren City Commission for Senior Health Care Services Presents: Foot Problems
Speaker Gene Caicco, D.P.M., St. John Macomb-Oakland Hospital. The presentation will be at St. Faustina's Church Hall from 12-3 p.m., speaker at 1 p.m. Refreshments and door prizes will be provided. Click link above for more info.
- September 18-
Healthy Living Expo "With an Emphasis on Seniors"
Guest Speaker Dr. Frank McGeorge, WDIV's "Healthy Living" Expert. The expo will be on Thursday, September 18 from 9 a.m.-noon. Click the link above for more info and for the sponsorship and exhibitor application.
- September 19-21-
41st Annual St. Anne Sausage Festival
There will be ethnic foods & dancing; beer tent & margaritas; rides & games; vegas & wheels; bingo; bakery; silent auction; Michigan craft beer & wine tasting; smoke free indoor environments; hand sanitizers; family friendly; free admission to tents & grounds; free parking & parking shuttle. The festival will be going on September 19-21 from 5-11 p.m. on Friday, noon-11 p.m. Saturday, noon-10 p.m. Sunday. Click link above for more info.
- September 20-
Fall Rummage Sale
8-9 a.m. early bird sale, $1 admission; 9 a.m.-2 p.m. free admission; 2-3 p.m. stuff a bag for $2. There will be donuts and coffee, homemade soup and bread, lunch/bake sale, carry outs available. None of the merchandise is flood damaged. The rummage sale will be held at St. Paul United Church of Christ, 31654 Mound.
- September 20-
Warren Civic Center Library Hosts "The Creature Feature"
Saturday, September 20 at 2 p.m., the Warren Civic Center Library will host this free program. Dan from The Little Creatures Company will visit with exotic animals from around the world! This program will be held in the Conference Room next to the Civic Center Library in the Warren City Hall. All ages are welcome. No registration is required. Call (586) 751-0770 with any questions.
- September 22-
21st Annual Banquet Benefit for the Motor City Symphony - Roast of Cecil St. Pierre, Jr.
The event will be held at the Ukrainian Cultural Center on September 22 at 5:30 p.m. Tickets are $100 per person, tables of 10 available, and includes dinner and open bar. Please reserve your seat by September 12, 2014. Click the link above for more info and to purchase a ticket.
- September 23-
Warren Civic Center Library Hosts "Michigan Reads!"
Come read along with "Acoustic Rooster" at the Warren Civic Center Library during the 2014 Michigan Reads! program. The program will be held in the atrium at the Civic Center Library in the Warren City Hall. Call (586) 751-0770 beginning September 2 to register. This is a program designed for preschoolers, but all ages are welcome. Click the link above for more info on the program.
- September 23-
FREE Joint Pain Dinner Seminar
Severe knee and hip pain can limit your everyday activities and keep you from doing the things you love. If you experience ongoing joint pain, let orthopedic specialist Steve Mendelson, MD identify the best treatment options for you. Call 1-866-501-3627 to register. Space is limited. The seminar will be held at the Warren Community Center from 6:30-8 p.m.
- September 25-
Free Seminar: Palliative & Hospice Care
Presented by Dr. Veena Panthangi, Geriatric Medicine - St. John Providence Health System. The seminar will include a lecture and question/answer session, a tour and light snacks. The seminar will be held at Autumn Woods Health Care Facility (29800 Hoover Road) at 5 p.m.
- September 25-
6th Annual Warren College Fair
A unique opportunity to learn about colleges, universities and financial aid available! The college fair will be on Thursday, September 25 from 6-8 p.m. in the Warren City Hall. It is open to all students as well as parents and guardians. Click link above for more info and a partial list of colleges attending. For a complete list and other questions, call the Mayor's Office at (586) 574-4515.
- 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.
- September 27-
Animal Vaccination Clinic
Open to everyone, Warren residency not required. Please bring previous shot records with you if possible. All pets must be on a leash or in a carrier. Now offering microchips for $10. Cash only, $10 per shot- 3 shots available per pet. The clinic will go from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. on Saturday, September 27. Click link above for more info.
- September 27-
National Drug Take-Back Day & Get Your Flu Shot
Hosted by Warren Center Line Prevention Coalition and Walgreens. The event will be held at the Warren Elks Lodge, 25950 Schoenherr Road; Center Line Police Department, 7070 East 10 Mile Road; Warren Police Department, 29900 South Civic Boulevard. The event will be on Saturday, September 27 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Accepted items include: prescription medications, over-the-counter medications, vitamin/nutritional supplements (no sharps or liquids). You can also get a flu shot from expertly trained Walgreens pharmacists at the Warren Elks Lodge location. Click the link above for more info.
- September 27-
Cousino Class of 1989 25th Reunion
September 27, 2014 at the FOP Hall in Warren on 14 Mile. The reunion will go from 7 p.m.-1 a.m. It costs $25 per person and there will be a DJ, open bar, light snacks, late night pizza. Contact Monica Johnson for more details and tickets at (586) 344-5620.
- September 27-
2nd Annual "A Day Fighting For a Cure" Vendor/Craft Event
Find a cure for cancer- they all matter! The evnet will go from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Warren-Sterling Heights Elks #2292, 25950 Schoenherr. Call (586) 339-6951 for more info. Come out and shop while supporting a great cause.
- September 30-
Red Cross Blood Drive
Christ Lutheran Church is hosting a Red Cross Blood Drive from 1:30-7:30 p.m. at Christ Lutheran Church, 32300 Schoenherr.
- October 2-
Celebrate the 75th Anniversary of the Film: Gone with the Wind
Kathleen Marcaccio will present background on: author Margaret Mitchell and her pulitzer prize-winning novel Gone with the Wind; 1939 film by the same name; Margaret Mitchell's post-GWTW life; Gone with the Wind in popular culture. The event will take place on Thursday, October 2 at 6 p.m. in the Conference room next to the Civic Center Library. Call (586) 574-4564 to register. Please note: we will not be watching the film but it is available for checkout at the library.
- October 4-
Annual Youth Day
Presented by the Warren-Sterling Heights Elks Lodge #2292 drug awareness/youth activities. The event will be on Saturday, October 4 at 1 p.m. in the lodge halls. On hand will be the Lions Club, demonstration of Leader Dogs, leader dog puppy training. Warren Police and Center Line Public Safety Officers will be on hand to talk to kids. Cousino High School S.L.S. Group will be performing for the kids. Food and drink will be provided by the Lodge Committees.
- October 9-
An Introduction to Home Brewing and Professional Brewing
With Eric Stephenson from Falling Down Beer Co., Warren, MI. The event will be on Thursday, October 9 at 6 p.m. in the conference room next to the Civic Center Library. Are you interested in home brewing and looking for more information? Are you curious about the craft brewing trend in Michigan? What are the differences between craft brewing and home brewing? Come and talk to an expert! Call (586) 574-4564 to register.
- October 9-
Fundraiser for "Major Projects" (special needs) on Thursday, October 9 at the Warren-Sterling Heights Elks Lodge, 25950 Schoenherr. Doors open at 6 p.m. with dinner served at 6:30 p.m. Fashions by: Cato Fashions of Roseville. The event costs $12 per person, light dinner and soft drinks included. Cash bar available. Tickets available at the Elks or call Sue Overman at (586) 915-5836 or JoAnn Immen at (586) 484-5586. If anyone is interested in renting a side table to sell your products, call Sue.
- October 16-
HSCB Information Exchange
"Information pipeline" A free inter-agency training and professional development opportunity to learn more about Macomb County services and where to refer individuals and families. For more information, go here.
- October 23-
Authors and Paranormal Investigators Kat Tedsen & Bev Rydel Present: From Skeptics to Believers
Kat and Bev started as skeptics too. But after years spent investigating and researching they have come to realize that there are some things that cannot be explained, some things taht defy logical explanation, something, paranormal. This event will be on Thursday, October 23 at 6 p.m. in the conference room next to the Civic Center Library. Please call (586) 574-4564 to register. Kat Tedsen and Bev Rydel are the authors of the Haunted Travels of Michigan series.
- October 30-
Created Equal: America's Civil Rights Struggle
(Rescheduled from July) To mark the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation, the National Endowment for the Humanities has developed a special project as part of its Bridging Cultures initiative: Created Equal: America's Civil Rights Struggle. Third and final event is presented by the Warren Public Library on Thursday, October 30 at 6 p.m. in the conference room of the Warren Civic Center. Call (586) 574-4564 to register. Refreshments will be served. Click the link above for more info.
- November 1-
Hiring Our Heroes - Veterans Event
This hiring event is being conducted by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation, the Department of Labor Veterans' Employment and Training Service (DOL VETS), the MI Committee of the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), the United States Army Reserve (USAR), the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs, The American Legion, Goodwill Industries International, Macomb Veterans Action Collaborative (MVAC), Michigan Works!, Macomb County, NBC News, and other local partners. Hiring fair goes from 11 a.m.-3 p.m.; employment workshop 9:30 a.m. A workshop for veterans and other military job seekers that focuses on resume writing, tips for successfully navigtaing hiring fairs, military skill translation, and interviewing will start at 9:30 a.m. To register for this event, click here. For other info click the link above.
- November 1-
The Women of St. Malachy 25th Holiday Craft Show
The craft show will be on Saturday, November 1 from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at St. Malachy Church. Free admission; food service; bake sale; raffles; pierogi sale' wreath and memorial blanket sale. For more info, call Jan at (586) 293-2450.
- November 22-23-
32nd Annual Juried Crafty Buyer's Shoppe
The shoppe will be at Warren Woods Tower High school, 27900 Bunert, on Saturday, November 22 and Sunday, November 23. Saturday will go from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and Sunday from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Admission is $2, kids under 12 are free. There will be crafts, refreshments, food, bake sale, a shuttle from Macomb Community College, and babysitting available. Please, no strollers.