- 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.
- 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.
- Click here for info on the Warren Fine Arts Center 2014 Schedule
- 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.
- U.S. Census Bureau Needs Interviewers
The Census Bureau's Chicago Regional Office is currently seeking Field Representatives in Macomb County to interview respondents. Pay ranges from $13.55-$14.84 per hour, depending on location. Call for Test scheduling at 1-800-865-6384 extension 15. Click here for more info.
- Warren Concert Band Fall Concert, Holiday Concert, Winter Concert, Spring Concert Dates
- October 7-December 4-
Seeking Bell Ringers for the Salvation Army
The Red Kettle season is almost here. Bell Ringer Applications are now being accepted. Apply in person at The Salvation Army, 24140 Mound Road in WArren (between 9 & 10 Miles on East side of Mound), Monday-Thursday from 1-4 p.m. Apply now to work the full season (contingent on background check).
- Clinton River Watershed Council Informative Lecture Series - November 20, December 4 & 18
- Attention: Warren/Sterling Heights Goodfellows Needs Your Help
This holiday season is in a crisis! The families of Warren, Centerline, and Sterling Heights need your help! As you know, the unemployment rate has gone up and so has the need for our help. So, now Goodfellows is asking for your help. Here is a brief list of things needed: winter coats, boots, and hats, blankets, new clothing, books, non-perishable foods, and much more. Please help us help others. Please call to see how you can help today. Call Dorene Speece at (586) 651-5716 or Patricia Cobb at (586) 935-7694.
- Food Pantries and Assistance; Thanksgiving and Christmas Dinners/Baskets for 2014
- Surviving the Holidays
Help for those dealing with grief during the holidays. Click the link above for more info.
- Drivers Sought to Deliver Meals to Seniors on Christmas Day
Drivers are needed to deliver meals to homebound senior citizens throughout the county on Christmas Day. Meal son Wheels is seeking drivers for deliveries and to deliver shelf-stable emergency boxes of meals on December 6. Holiday routes are available in all communities in the county. Volunteers are asked to deliver 10-12 meals in their personal vehicle. Those interested need to sign up by November 24. To volunteer, call (586) 469-5228 or go here.
- 2014-2015 Macomb County Warming Center Locations
Warren locations: Renaissance Unity, 11200 Eleven Mile, 11/9-11/15; Renewal Church, 11174 Thirteen Mile, 11/16-11/22; Warren Woods Baptist Church, 14251 Twelve Mile, 12/14-12/20; 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:
- 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.
- November 27-
Ukrainian Community Thanksgiving Meal
Members of Warren's Ukrainian community will provide free Thanksgiving meals to the first 250 people who know up at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 22040 Ryan Road. Meals for the 0th annual event will be served from noon to 2 p.m. The event is sponsored by St. Josaphat Ukrainian Catholic Church, the Ukrainian Cultural Center, St. Marks Outreach Ministry and the Knights of Columbus Bishop Murphy Council. Reservations are not necessary. For more information, call (586) 484-1184 or (586) 431-4884.
- November 29-
Warren-Sterling Heights Elks Auxiliary Presents our Annual Holiday Vendor/Craft Show
The show will be on Saturday, November 29 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. There will be a $1 admission to help support the Elks Food Baskets. The show will be held at Warren-Sterling Elks Hall #2292, 25950 Schoenherr. Come out and start your Christmas Shopping. For more information, call (586) 873-7188.
- November 30-
Fall Blood Drive
Our Lady of Grace along with St. Josaphat, Catholic Church, will be holding our annual "Fall Blood Drive" on Sunday, November 30 from 8 a.m.-1:45 p.m. It will be in the St. Josaphat social hall, Ryan south of 11 Mile. Call Ken or Dan at (586) 751-4243 for an appointment. Walk-ins and new donors are always welcome!
- December 6-
Turtle Island Trader Market American Indian Arts & Crafts Sale
Great shopping for the holidays! Admisison is free. Food will be available- soup, frybread, Indian tacos. The even will be on Saturday, December 6 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Click link above for more info.
- December 6-
Lunch with Santa
Lunch with Santa will be on Saturday, December 6 at 11 a.m. and costs $5 per person, price includes picture with Santa. There will be a train room, Christmas bake sale, angel and nativity room, activities for children, young and old, gift ideas for young and old. The menu will be hot dogs, macaroni and cheese, Jell-O jigglers, veggies and dip, beverage, cookies and chips. To make reservations, please call the church office at (586) 264-4777 by Tuesday, December 2. You may either send money in advance or purchase your reserved tickets when you arrive.
- December 7-
52nd Annual Christmas Concert - Join us for a joyous celebration including a wide variety of music, including traditional carols, calypso rhythms, Handel's Hallelujah Chorus and more! Concert is free admission and refreshments served afterward. The concert will be at 11701 East 12 Mile Road, Warren, from 4-6 p.m. Call (586) 751-8010 for more info.
- December 10-
Senior Health Seminar
Speaker is Stephanie Patalon RN, coordinator of older adult services, Henry Ford Macomb Hospitals. Title is: "Beating the Holiday Blues". The December seminar is always our Holiday Party. Entertainment will be by the Madison Chorale.
- December 10-
Cantata Academy Chorale - Holiday Cheer Concert
Please join us in kicking off the holiday season with favorite holiday songs, old and new with the Cantata Academy Chorale is dedicated to choral performance and outreach to communities throughout metropolitan area and the world. Free will offering and afterglow. The concert will be on December 10 from 7-10 p.m. at Christ Lutheran Church, 32300 Schoenherr.