The following is a list of upcoming local entertainment events. The Times Observer welcomes additions to the list that are of community interest. Club meetings and closed gatherings are not included. To add an event, call features editor Diana Paddock in the newsroom at 723-8200 by noon Monday.
Through Dec. 10 : Holiday Basket contest at Warren General Hospital. Over-the-top "baskets" prepared and donated by various WGH departments will compete in a Chinese auction to benefit the WGH Auxiliary programs. Tickets for $1 can be purchased in the outpatient lobby until noon Friday.
Dec. 10: Sugar Grove Christmas, fun activities, Santa Claus, outside music, hayride, winter games and more, 5-7 p.m.
Dec. 10-Jan. 7: "An Architecture of Spirit," paintings by Lainard Bush, Crary Art Gallery, 511 Market Street, Warren. Opening reception: Friday, Dec. 10, 6-8 p.m. (Gallery Hours: Wednesday through Saturday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sunday, 2-5 p.m.; evening hours Thursday only, 7-9 p.m. Closed Dec. 24-26 and Dec. 31-Jan. 1).
Dec. 11: Craft show and bake sale, Bollinger Enterprises (BEi), Chinese auction, free admission, 44 N. State St., North Warren, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.
Dec. 11: Girls' Victorian Christmas Tea at the Warren County Historical Society, 210 Fourth Ave., Warren, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. (pre-registration required).
Dec. 11: Annual Christmas Cookie Sale, First United Methodist Church, 200 Market St., Warren, second hand jewelry, gently used Christmas items, 9 a.m.-noon.
Dec 13: Family Services workshop, "So you want to learn about the holiday blues?" Warren First United Methodist Church, 200 Market St., 6 p.m.
Dec. 14: Holiday Craft Program for children and tweens ages 8-14, Warren Public Library, 3:30-5:30. Attendees get to paint wooden ornaments; decorate a large snowflake, adorn a snowman gourd and a stuffed bear with holiday bows and ribbons. Holiday cookies and punch will be served. Registration sheet located next to staff computer in Children's Department. Or leave a message for Children's Librarian at 723-4650 (registration is mandatory; limited attendance).
Dec. 14: Warren Concert Association, "Leahy Family Christmas," Library Theatre, 7:30 p.m. (723-2348).
Dec. 15: Youngsville High School Choir & Orchestra Concert, YHS auditorium, 7 p.m. (snow date Dec. .20).
Dec. 16-17: Jewels by Park Lane Sale, 7 a.m.-5 p.m., Warren General Hospital Outpatient Lobby. Proceeds benefit charitable projects of the WGH Auxiliary.
Dec. 16-19: Warren Players Readers Theatre, "My Three Angels," Library Theatre, 8 p.m. daily, 2 p.m. on Dec. 19.
Jan 7: "Cirque Le Masque" as part of Broadway Series, Library Theatre, 8 p.m.
Jan. 9: Chautauqua Chamber Singers, "Twelfth Night" program at First United Methodist Church, 200 Market St., Warren, 4 p.m.
Jan. 14: Warren Concert Association, pianist Alpin Hong, Library Theatre, 7:30 p.m. (723-2348).