Looking for something fun to do this week? Come hear from a bass trombonist with the NC Symphony Wed., Aug. 10 at 10 a.m. at Warren County Memorial Library! Matthew Neff will read a book about music, talk about his trombone, and talk about how instruments make their sounds. All students, children, families, and members of the community are welcome to attend this free event! Thanks to our partners - Warren County Memorial Library, Warren County Community Foundation, NC Symphony, and PNC Grow Up Great. 🎼🎶🎵
3 days ago, Warren County Schools
NC Symphony bass trombonist Matthew Neff holding his trombone
NC Symphony Music Discovery. Grow Up Great. Sponsored by PNC
Free COVID-19 testing info
Visit the Warren County Health Department website for free COVID-19 testing dates, times, and locations.
2 months ago, Warren County Schools
Free COVID-19 Testing. Event location: Warren County Armory Civic Center 501 US Hwy 158 Business East Warrenton, NC 27589. Dates:  June 6, 2022 from 9:00am-3:00pm. June 7, 2022 from 9:00am-3:00pm. June 8, 2022 from 9:00am-3:00pm. June 9, 2022 from 9:00am-3:00pm. June 10, 2022 CLOSED. Appointment Scheduling: • You do not need an appointment in order to get a Rapid Test (while supplies are available) • To schedule an appointment, visit lhi.care/covidtesting. • Call (877) 562-4850 if you do not have internet or are registering for a minor. • Walk-ins are welcomed for PCR tests. • Call 1-877-562-4828 if don’t get your results by text or email. QUALIFICATIONS: Anyone who meets the testing criteria can be tested at an OptumServe community testing site, including uninsured, underinsured, undocumented and homeless individuals. OptumServe will generate a unique identification number for individuals who do not have a driver’s license.
Warren County Parks and Recreation is hiring summer lifeguards

No experience needed. The county will pay for your training and lifeguard certification. Must be at least 15 years old.

For more information, call 252-257-2272 or email parksandrecreation@warrencountync.gov.

2 months ago, Warren County Schools
Image: life ring float. Text: Need a summer job? Interested in becoming a Lifeguard? Warren County Parks and Recreation. Want to be part of a great team while serving your community? Come join Parks and Recreation as a lifeguard at our outdoor pool. Flexible schedules are available. We are willing to pay you  for training and certification. Pay Rate: $14 per hour. * Must be 15 years old. For info call  252-257-2272 or email parksandrecreation@warrencountync.gov
Warren County Memorial Library Kicks Off Summer Reading Program

Warren County Memorial Library’s summer reading program, “Oceans of Possibilities,” will run from Monday, June 13th, until Wednesday, August 31st. Registration for “Oceans of Possibilities” begins on Monday, June 13th at 10:00am with the kickoff event featuring a live program by the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences. Subsequent programs will be virtual, hosted on the library’s Facebook page or Zoom.

The 2022 summer reading program is open to everyone – preschool through young adult – with programs, prizes, storytimes, a reading club, and more. Everyone who registers for summer reading will receive a summer reading bag filled with goodies, including a summer reading calendar, activities such as word searches, information and brochures from local community organizations, and small prizes. Participants will also receive a special library coupon, which can be redeemed for a free book during your next library visit. Registering for summer reading will automatically enter you into the prize drawing that will be held during the finale on Wednesday, August 31st at 11:00 a.m. on the library’s Facebook page.

All library programs are free to access. The library is located at 119 S. Front Street, Warrenton NC 27589.

More information: https://bit.ly/3Pq2Qw6 or call 252-257-4990
3 months ago, Warren County Schools
two children riding on a fish, one holding a book and the other holding a banner that says "Read More!" Text: Oceans of Possibilities
Warren County Parks and Recreation Summer Program Surveys

The Warren County Parks and Recreation Department is conducting a survey to find out what types of children's activities and programs families are interested in this summer. They're also conducting a survey looking for potential camp instructors with skills, talents, and knowledge they want to share with children through a summer program.

More info and survey links: https://bit.ly/3Pq2p4W

3 months ago, Warren County Schools
Histories And Futures Of Public Education Panel Discussion

May 21, 2022 | 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. | Warren County Memorial Library, 119 South Front Street, Warrenton | This event is free and open to the public

The “Histories and Futures of Public Education” panel brings together a group of distinguished educators and policy analysts to reflect on the history of education in Warren County and, more importantly, to share thoughts about transforming future educational policies and practices. Panelists will address the purpose of education in the 21st century, discuss the importance of including expansive and inclusive histories in school curricula, offer an update on the Leandro Case funding, and address the potentials of education from a parent’s perspective.

This the second discussion in the “Liberating Futures: Erasures, Reckonings, and Transformations” series. These community conversations are a collaboration between The 1921 Project, the Warren County Branch of the NAACP, the Warren County African American Historical Collective, UNC’s Descendants Project, and UNC’s Humanities for the Public Good Initiative.

More information: https://bit.ly/3Mz1XPZ

3 months ago, Warren County Schools