- 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
- Click here to view the Thomas H. Carey "Concerts at the Square" Summer 2014 Schedule
Events by Date:
- August 20-30-
The Tabernacle Church, 14205 East Twelve Mile Road, between Schoenherr and Hayes. Cash only please. The sale will go from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Call (586) 778-5130 for more info.
- Week of September 2-
Auditions for Warren Civic Theatre's Youth & Teen Fall Musical: Disney's Aladdin, Jr.
Auditions are the week of September 2, callbacks are Saturday, September 6 at noon. Everyone will be singing and dancing in this show. Those wishing to be considered for a featured singing role should prepare 15 to 30 seconds of a song. Those interested in speaking roles should prepare a short monologue, poem, or funny story that is no more than 60 seconds. You may choose to do both, but please make sure that your total audition time is 60 seconds or less. Check our website and Facebook page for character descriptions and more info. Anyone who auditions will be given a role. Schedule your audition at the Warren Community Center front desk or call (586) 268-8400.
- 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 5-7-
Taste of Lebanon Festival
10,000 metro Detroiters will attend a three-day festival, which offers authentic Lebanese food, traidtional dabke' dances, family activities, and cultural events. The 7th Annual "Taste of Lebanon" Festival hosted by Saint Sharbel Maronite Catholic Church in Warren will offer a rich sampling of Lebanese traditions, including authentic Lebanese food made from Michigan produce and ingredients. There will be entertainment by performers and disc jockeys; family activities; raffles; a vendor and craft fair on Saturday 11 a.m.-6 p.m. and Sunday 12-6 p.m.. The festival is from 5-11 p.m. on Friday, September 6; noon to 11 p.m. on Saturday, September 7; and noon to 8:30 p.m. on Sunday, September 8 at St. Sharbel Maronite Catholic Church. An outdoor divine liturgy will be offered for peace in the Middle East on September 7 at 11 a.m. Click link above for more info.
- September 6-
Household Hazardous Waste Drop-Off
Do not leave household hazardous waste at the curb. Take it on Saturday, September 6 from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. to the Warren Recycling Center on Flanders, south of Frazho, between Schoenherr and Groesbeck. Click here for a list of items you can bring.
- September 7-
Dedication of the Bunert One Room Schoolhouse National Historic Site Plaque
There will be entertainment by the Warren Woods Tower High School marching band Mountain Dulcimers. Refreshments will be served. Sponsored by the Warren Historical & Genealogical Society and the Warren Historical Commission. The dedication will be on Sunday, September 7 at 3 p.m.
- 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 11-
Car Show and 9/11 Memorial Event
The event will go from 12-3 p.m. (free car registration 11 a.m.-noon) at the Autumn Woods Health Care Facility, 29800 Hoover Road. First 25 cars registered qualify for $100 gift card raffles. Color guard presentation by VFW Post 6250, Autumn Woods presentation to the City of Warren Fire Department. All vehicles welcome, oldies music, food, gmaes, raffles, health care vendors, health care screenings, facility tours and more. For more information, contact Moses at (586) 996-0445 or Rock Bottom Bob at (586) 216-1094.
- September 13-
Macomb County Office of Senior Services is Looking for Volunteers for Meals on Wheels Special Delivery
Help us honor National Day of Rememberance 9-11. Meals on Wheels special delivery will be on Saturday, September 13 from 9-11 a.m. Volunteers interested in delivering can sign up online here or contact the Office of Senior Services at (586) 469-5228.
- September 13-14
Second Annual Serb Fest 2014
Free admission all weekend! Enjoy delicious homemade Serbian cuisine! Live music and folk dance performances. There will be a pig & lamb roast, beer truck, kids zone, church tours and souvenir sale. The fest will be at St. Stevan Decanski Serbian Orthodox Church, 14235 East 11 Mile, Warren.
- 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 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 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 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.
- 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.
- 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.