|Mon:||10:00 AM - 8:00 PM|
|Tue:||10:00 AM - 8:00 PM|
|Wed:||10:00 AM - 8:00 PM|
|Thu:||10:00 AM - 8:00 PM|
|Fri:||10:00 AM - 5:00 PM|
|Sat:||10:00 AM - 5:00 PM|
|Sun:||Library is Closed|
Children ages five to eighteen (5-18) are invited to find an old doll and transform it into a zombie or some type of monster. All you need are some old Barbies (or some other type of doll), ugly paint, scraps of cloth, etc. and invent a name for your creepy creation. Dolls will be placed on display on first floor for public voting. Two winners will each receive a $35 Amazon gift card. Turn dolls in to Children's Dept. between September 26 and October 3 by 8:00 p.m.; include particpant's name, age, phone number and the creepy creation's name. Voting will take place October 4-18; winners will be notified on October 19. Dolls can be picked up starting October 19.
Theme-based stories, songs, craft and creative play. Aimed at ages one to four, but all ages are welcome. Ms. Susan will oversee. Registration not required.
This program, the first in a series of Retirement Workshops with guest speaker Patrick W. Hesch, will be held in the Slater Room on Tuesday, September 19th from 1:00-2:30 p.m. The dates for future Retirement Workshops are: Tuesday, October 17th; Tuesday, November 21st and Tuesday, December 19th. All workshops will be held in the Slater Room at 1:00 p.m. Reservations are appreciated but not necessary.
Made possible due to the Cruise into Kindergarten statewide early literacy initiative, Build-It-Up, Take-It-Down provides children ample STEM opportunities for learning by playing with large wooden blocks, LEGO, and Bloco Robots along with other toys that enhance the experience. Such play builds math, science, literacy, language, social and creative skills. This program is geared for ages three to eight, though all are welcome. Runs on Thursdays, September 28 through December 7, 2017.
In collaboration with the Warren Players and their autumn production of Mary Poppins, we will show the classic movie starring Julie Andrews and Dick Van Dyke in the Slater Room. Samantha Morgan, who plays Mary Poppins for the Warren Players, will talk about their production and maybe read a short story (if time allows) before the movie starts. Free tickets to dress rehearsal will be given as a door prize. During the movie the audience can enjoy iced tea and English crackers/cookies. Registration appreciated. Registration form available in the Children's Department next to the staff computer.
Please plan on joining Elaine Krill from the Warren-Forest Area Agency on Aging/Experience, Inc. as she presents a program entitled Medicare 101: Going on Medicare in the Slater Room at 1:00 p.m.
City of Warren Police Officer Sergeant Brandon Deppen will facilitate a program that will discuss the current attention on active violent assaults on the public and how you can react during an active incident.
Are you a beach glass collector? Want to turn those treasures into wonderful jewelry? Join instructor Christine French in the Slater Room on Saturday, November 11th from 10 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Calling all women! It’s the rebirth of the Women Are Wonderful event held at The Jefferson DeFrees Family Center, 207 Second Avenue, on Saturday, February 10, 2018. The event is co-sponsored by the Jefferson DeFrees Family Center, Warren Public Library and the Zonta Club of Warren and features workshops and speakers from local businesses and organizations as well as a coffee/tea bar and luncheon.
If you are a reader and like to talk about the books you've read, you'll enjoy the Library's book discussions. The Adult Book Discussion Group normally meets the second Tuesday of the month at 6:00 P.M. in the Jefferson Room. The Library tries to have sufficient copies of the books chosen available for anyone who needs to borrow one.
Unscramble the letters of the puzzle displayed at the Circulation Desk, submit your guess, and have a chance at winning a book. Submit as many entries as you like. A new puzzle monthly.
Adult coloring is surging in popularity. It is engaging, relaxing and helps combat stress. Join fellow adults of all ages in an afternoon of coloring and conversation. Prisma color pencils, crayons and coloring pages will be provided for this free class as will light refreshments and beverages.
This program will be held in the Slater Room on the 4th Tuesday of each month. Attendees may choose to drop in at their convenience between the hours of 1:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
The Warren Public Library would like to offer local published authors an opportunity to share their books, insights and experiences at events to be scheduled at the library in October and/or November. If any local author would like additional information regarding this event, please email adult services librarian Sharon Gage at firstname.lastname@example.org no later than October 7th.