One Book One Community Schedule

Libraries throughout Trumbull County have special programming planned inspired by “The House Without a Key,” a 1925 novel written by Warren native Earl Derr Biggers.

Book Discussion

• Those who read the book can participate in discussions at the following libraries: 1 p.m. today at Kinsman; 6 p.m. Tuesday at Liberty; 2 p.m. March 8 at Warren; 6 p.m. March 12 at Lordstown; 6:30 p.m. March 14 at Cortland; 6:30 p.m. March 20 at Howland; 2 p.m. March 22 at Brookfield; 6 p.m. March 27 with Books With a Friend Book Club, Hubbard; 2:30 p.m. March 28 with Preview Review Teen Book Club, Hubbard; 10 a.m. march 29 at McKinley Birthplace Home, Niles; 1 p.m. March 29 at Bristol and 6 p.m. March 29 at Newton Falls.

Movie Screenings

• Charlie Chan movies will be shown at the following libraries: 1 p.m. today at Kinsman,; 6 p.m. Monday and March 12 at Hubbard, 2 p.m. March 17 at Brookfield, 2 p.m. March 19 at Warren, 6:30 p.m. March 22 at McKinley Birthplace Home, Niles; 6 p.m. March 27 at Liberty and 2 p.m. March 28 at Newton Falls.

Guest lectures

• Saturday — “Earl Derr Biggers: Thinking Like a Mystery Writer” by Barbara Gregorich, a Brookfield native and author of ” Charlie Chan’s Poppa: Earl Derr Biggers” at 2 p.m. at Warren

• Tuesday — “Earl Derr Biggers: The Warren Novelist Who Created Charlie Chan” by Jan Vaughn, assistant director of the Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, at 6:30 p.m. at Howland

• March 10 — “Serendipity Mystery and Adventure: Researching the Life and Works of Earl Derr Biggers” by Carole Lovett Koontz, a Howland native and freelance writer, at 2 p.m. at Warren

• March 19 — “Whodunnit and How?” at 6:30 p.m. at Hubbard

• March 27 — “Understanding Bias: Where Do You Stand?” at 6:30 p.m. at Hubbard

• March 31 — “The Woman Detective in Popular Culture” by Linda Mizejewski, a professor of women’s, gender and sexuality studies at The Ohio State University, at 2 p.m. at Warren

Music and Dance

• March 18 — Hula Fusion Cleveland performs dances from Polynesian and Hawaiian islands at 2 p.m. at Warren

• March 20 — Ed Gorse performs Hawaiian and tropical-themed music at 6:30 p.m. at Cortland.

Themed Activities

• Additional events include a poster design contest, an escape room and a cookbook club event focusing on Hawaiian food. A complete schedule of activities can be found online at