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Spring storytime runs 7 weeks at the Warren Public Library from the week of March 19 through the week of May 6. Parents can call each library location to register their child. Warren residents accepted first.
Best Laid Plans - Mystery Dinner Theater. Join us for a night of entertainment as you enjoy a delicious dinner and experience an old fashioned Hollywood whodunit mystery. Proceeds benefit Warren Woods Christian School. Evening includes a dinner buffet, mystery theater experience and silent auction. Tickets are $35 per person through 03/17, $45 per person through 04/21. Purchase tickets at www.wwcspto.org or at Warren Woods Christian School 14300 East 13 Mile Road, Warren, MI 48088. 04.29.2017 5:00-8:30pm
Macomb County “Take Back” Prescription Drug Day is Saturday, April 29th from 10 am-2 pm Macomb County has registered Fourteen locations throughout the county for this event. Click here to find a location near you.
Non-Profit Macomb Literacy Partners: Find out how you can change a life by becoming an adult literacy tutor. Tutor a Warren resident, two hours per week, at your local Warren library, at a time that's convenient for you. Wayne State Macomb Education Center May 11, 2017 10am-11:30am and May 10, 2017 6:30pm
Storytime Shakeup Every Friday in May 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. May 5,2017 -Math, May 12, 2017 – Science, May 19, 2017 – Music & Motion, May 26 - Sensory. Join us for a story, a song, and other fun stuff as we “shake up” our usual storytimes with different themes and activities! Children will hear stories and learn about topics in math and science and do hands-on activities at different stations. They will also participate in movement and sensory activities. Call 586-751-0770 to register. Please register for each monthly series individually. This program will be in the library. Ages 2 to 5.
Make Mother's Day Cards! We’ll have plenty of supplies perfect for crafting beautiful cards for Mom, Grandma, or other special lady! No registration is required for this drop-in program. Thursday, May 5 4:00 p.m.—7:30 p.m. Civic Center Library
Special Needs Storytime On Saturday, May 6, 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. While children of all ages are welcome, the program is intended for developmental ages 2 to 5. Children must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver. Siblings are invited to join in the fun!
Please join us at the Miller Library as we welcome Bailey Sisoy Isgro, Proprietress of Detroit History Tours on Thursday, May 25, from 6-7:30 pm. She will discuss the wild women of Detroit's history, covering topics such as crime, prohibition, and prostitution, as well as Motown greats, heiresses done good, and Rosie the Riveter.
Spring Animals On Saturday, May 20, 2017 at 2:00 p.m., the Warren Civic Center Library will host the free program, “Spring Animals.” Staff from Bowers School Farm will bring some “new” spring animals for a visit! Call 586-751-0770 to register beginning April 29. Children of all ages welcome!
Children can stop by the Miller Library on Thursday, May 18, at 6:30 pm to learn how to make their own mosaic stepping stone to add to the garden at home. All materials provided-come join the fun! Ages 5-11.
Tinker Thursdays On Thursday, May 18 from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m., the Warren Civic Center Library will host the free program, “TinkerThursdays.” Join us for some low-tech and creative hands-on activities in our pop-up makerspace! Ages 5 to 11.
Kids, come be a part of the Miller Library’s new "Mad Scientist Club” which meets the fourth Tuesday of every month for some fun and fantastic experiments! We have all kinds of weather here in Michigan. Join us on Tuesday, May 23, at 6:30 pm and we will learn about the four seasons and try some cool weather experiments. Ages 5-11.Registration required; please call 586-751-5377 to register.
Who doesn't love the goofy pair of Elephant and Piggie from the book series by Mo Williems? To celebrate their friendship, the Miller Library is having a party in their honor on Wednesday, May 31 at 6:30 pm. Children are invited to listen to Elephant and Piggie books, play some games and make a craft! Ages 4-11. Registration required; please call 586-751-5377 to register.
Spring for the Homeless. A dinner and entertainment benefit buffet dinner, silent auction, raffles. Thursday, April 27, 2017 6:00-10:00pm at Vintage House 31816 Utica Road, Fraser. Call 586-321-0998 or 586-329-4046 for info and tickets
- 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.