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Join other like-minded book fans for food and fun on Thursday, January 12, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. at the Warren Civic Center Library. The first eight teens who register will receive a free copy of the discussion book.
Books, Brew, & Banter is Warren Public Library's book club in a brewery! Books, Brew, & Banter will meet on Tuesday, January 17, 2017, 7:30 pm, at Falling Down Beer Co. is located at 2270 E. 10 Mile Road, Warren, MI 48091. Falling Down Beer Co.’s phone number is (586) 799-2739.
Join the Miller Library on Wednesday, January 18, at 6 pm for a fun filled evening with Dominic Calzetta of Cellarmen's in Hazel Park as he enlightens us on the art of brewing beer, mead, and cider. Samples of Cellarmen's products will be available. AGES 21+ ONLY, PLEASE.
Bring your craft projects to this open house - all crafts welcome. Share with others, learn new techniques, and relax working on your favorite crafts Thursday January 19, 2017 5:00 p.m.—8:00p.m. Civic Center Library Conference Room Please call 586-751-0770 to register.
Bill Konkolesky, state director of the Mutual UFO Network (MUFON), will be returning to speak about the UFOs and extraterrestrial visitors. Monday, January 23, 2017 6:00 p.m.—7:45 p.m. Civic Center Library Conference Room Please call 586-751-0770
Tweens and teens can join the Miller Library with a few fun in the sun activities at a lock-in on Friday, January 20, from 6-8 pm. We’ll play beach volleyball, build “sand” castles, and snack on popcicles and summer cupcakes to help forget about winter for a while.
On Saturday, January 21, 2017 at 2:00 p.m., the Warren Civic Center Library will host the free program, “Star Wars Party.” May the force be with you at the library! Join us to make crafts that are out of this galaxy and to pose for some photo ops with your favorite Star Wars characters. Costumes welcome!
We are happy to welcome back Sherry Wisniewski to teach a Knitting class. Please bring yarn and appropriately sized knitting needles. Class size is limited, so registration is required. January 23 & 30 February 6, 13 & 27 6:00 p.m.—7:45 p.m. Please Call to register: 586.751-0770
On Thursday, January 26, 2017 at 5:30 p.m., the Warren Civic Center Library will host the free program, “Crafternight for Teens.”Are you a fan of creativity? We’ll try our hands at shrink plastic, permanent markers, paper, and more. Join us and create!
On Saturday, January 28, 2017 at 2:00 p.m., the Warren Civic Center Library will host the free event “Music Makers.” We’ll create some musical instruments from everyday materials and try them out with simple tunes!
On Monday, January 30, 2017 at 6:30 p.m., the Warren Civic Center Library will host the free event “Pajama Rama.” Children can visit the library in their pajamas to hear bedtime stories and make a craft!
A Paws with a Cause representative will visit the Miller Library on Tuesday, January 31, at 6 pm to talk to children about types of assistance dogs and how they help people with varying disabilities. Come meet the adorable puppies and find out how they are trained!
Join Michigan State University Extension on Saturday, February 4, 2017 for Show Me The Money Day–Registration 9:30a.m. – Workshops from 10:00a.m. – 2:00p.m. at Thompson Family Resource Center, 11370 Hupp Ave., Warren 48089
On Saturday, February 4, 2017 and Saturday, February 11, 2017 at 10:00 a.m., the Warren Civic Center Library will host the free program, “Special Needs Storytime.” Join us for stories, songs, sensory activities, and crafts at this storytime designed for children with special needs.
On Monday, February 13, 2017 from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m., the Warren Civic Center Library will host the free program, “MakerMondays.” Join us for some low-tech and creative hands-on activities in our pop-up makerspace!
On Saturday, February 18, 2017 at 2:00 p.m., the Warren Civic Center Library will host the free program, “Exotic Zoo.” Exotic Zoo will visit with some unusual creatures, including a kangaroo, an iguana, a honey bear, and more!
On Monday, February 27, 2017 at 6:30 p.m., the Warren Civic Center Library will host the free program, “Glow- in-the-Dark Storytime.” We will have fun with glow-in-the dark books and flashlight tales. Each child will receive a glow stick and make a special light-up firefly craft.
On Friday, January 20, 2017 at 2:00 – 4:30 p.m., the Warren Civic Center Library will host the “PAWs to Make and Give.” We will make blankets and toys for our furry friends at a local animal shelter. All materials will be provided.
- Pothole Hotline - Call (586) 574-4584
- 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.
- The Friends of the Library Book Store
Located at 5961 Beebe St., The Friends of the Library Book Store is now open for business! The store will be open from 9 a.m. - Noon on the following dates: January 8, 15, 16, 22 and 29, February 5, 12, 19, 20 and 26, and March 4, 11, 18, 19 and 25. For more information, please call (586)264-4387.
- 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
Warren Toastmasters Club #6838Public speaking skills equals life success. They meet the first and third Saturday of every month from 10 a.m. - noon at Renaissance Unity Church, 11200 E. 11 Mile, Warren. Contact Colette Hughes for more info at (313) 510-2091. Click flyer for more info.
- 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.
- 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, click here.
- 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.
- Foster and Adoptive Families Needed
Methodist Children's Home Society is recruiting foster homes within Macomb County so children who reside in that area can continue to reside there and within the school district once they are placed within foster care. Click the link above for more info on becoming a foster parent. Click here to view a PSA about MCHS Foster Care and Adoption.
- Gardeners Needed
- Meals On Wheels Seeks Volunteers
- Motor City Symphony Orchestra 2015-2016 Season
Wheels for Wishes is a non-profit car donation and recycling program that benefits Children’s Hospitals of Michigan. We pick up cars from any location throughout Michigan for free. Click here for more details.
Join us for CARE of Southeastern Michigan special event, Bike Path: Ride for Recovery, along the Lake St. Clair Metropark. Click here for more details.