- 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 60 years of age or older and have a yearly income of $14,500 or more. 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.
- Warren Concert Band Fall Concert, Holiday Concert, Winter Concert, Spring Concert Dates
- Enrollment in the Van Dyke Adult Education Program
December 9-February 27
Grief Support Group Forming. Through 13 week DVD/sharing sessions, participants will hear and discuss topics essential to the recovery from the hurt of grief and loss. The group will be February 3 through April 28 from 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at Christ Lutheran Church, 32300 Schoenherr.
- A Dress to Remember
- The Friends of the Warren Public Library Bookstore January and February 2015 Hours
- 2014-2015 Macomb County Warming Center Locations
Warren locations: St. Faustina Church, 14025 Twelve Mile, 2/8-2/14; St. Martin De Porres Catholic Comm., 31515 Hoover, 2/15-2/21; St. Paul United Church of Christ, 31654 Mound, 2/22-2/28; Renaissance Unity, 11200 Eleven Mile, 3/8-3/14; First Presbyterian Church - Warren, 3000 Twelve Mile, 3/15-3/21; Church of the Master, 30200 Schoenherr, 4/5-4/11; Celtic Cross Presbyterian, 11451 East Ten Mile, 4/19-4/25. For the full listing of warming center locations, click the link above.
Events by Date:
- February 2-
Bargains to Bounty Coupon Class
Jolyn from bargainstobounty.com will join us at the Miller Library on Monday, February 2 from 6-8 p.m. to share the best ways to save the most with coupons at area grocery stores through strategic shopping. Call (586) 751-5377 to register. Click the link above for more info.
- February 5-
Shall We Dance?
Enjoy an evening of dancing and instruction at the Commonwealth Club, the first Thursday of every month. Experienced or novice dancers welcome. Learn to Rumba, Waltz, and Cha-Cha, as well as many other dances. Live music provided by "World Famous" Jim Lauri. The event will be at the Commonwealth Club, 30088 Dequindre, from 7:30-9:30 p.m.
- February 6-8-
Chicago: The Musical
The Warren Consolidated School of Performing Arts (WCSPA) presents Chicago: The Musical at 7:30 p.m., Friday, February 6 and Saturday, February 7. Chicago, written by Fred Ebb and Bob Fosse, is an indisputable Broadway landmark that seamlessly weaves its satirical story through musical vaudeville numbers. The musical tells the story of rival murderesses Velma Kelly and Roxie Hart up in the Cook County Jail. Tickets are $15 for adults and $10 for students and senior citizens and may be purchased by calling (586) 825-2525, extension 1 or here. Michigan State University Design faculty is collaborating with WCSPA on the production of Chicago. More than 45 students from Cousino, Sterling Heights and Warren Mott High School are involved in the cast. Please note: Chicago is rated PG-13 for mild violence and adult themes. The play will be at the Warren Consolidated Schools Performing Arts Center.
- February 21-
CERT Bowling Fundraiser
- February 28-
Walk for Warmth 5K Walk/Fun Run
Help keep Macomb County residents warm! Proceeds benefit MCCSA's utility assistance and Home Preservation/Energy programs. Money raised is used to prevent utility shutoff and repair and replace furnaces for low income Macomb County residents. There is a $20 minimum pledge; custom finisher medal, custom scarf for all participants. Teams are welcome and it will be held snow, rian or shine. Click link above for more info.
- March 12-
DNA For Genealogy - A General Introduction
Presentation by Jim Sims, a retired Ph.D. biochemist and former health science center administrator. Mr. Sims will present a general introduction to Y-DNA & Autosomal DNA. He will discuss the usefulness and pitfalls of both types of testing. The presentation will be in the Warren Community Center Conference Room A, 5460 Arden. Contact: (586) 258-2056, leave a message, we will return your call. There is no charge. The presentation will be on Thursday, March 12 at 7 p.m. and put on by the Warren Historial Commission & Warren Historical & Genealogical Society-Genealogy Group.