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Health & Wellness series

DAVISON TWP. — The Health & Wellness 10 Month Series 2011 will begin with “Aging Gracefully & Quality of Life.” Learn about choices that impact your life. Raise the power and control you have over your own health and wellness issues. Attend an hourlong seminar the second Tuesday of each month at the Davison Area Senior Center, 10135 Lapeer Rd., at 6 p.m. Details: Call 810-658-1566. — G.G.

Love and Logic Parent Classes

FLINT — The Salvation Army Flint Citadel will be presenting a 7-week program titled “Becoming a Love and Logic Parent” on Tuesdays beginning March 8 continuing through April 19. The two-hour classes will begin at 6 p.m. at The Salvation Army Flint Citadel located at 211 W. Kearsley St., Flint.

Love and Logic is designed to offer adults an alternative way to communicate with children. The Love and Logic techniques produce immediate results because the techniques are simple, practical, and easy to learn. The concepts behind Love and Logic place a heavy emphasis on respect and dignity for children and at the same time allows parents to grasp simple approaches instead of learning difficult counseling procedures.

The Love and Logic parenting program costs $30 and is open to the public. To register or for more information, please call Lauren Holman at 810-232-2199 extension 203. — G.G.

Kidney support group to meet

FLINT — On March 16, 1:30-3:30 p.m. at Genesys Hurley Cancer Institute, 302 Kensington, in Flint, the Kidney Cancer Educational Support Group will meet. Frank Friedman, director of the group, will give an update on kidney cancer and show related videos. The group is open to the general public. March is Kidney Cancer Awareness Month in Michigan and March 10 is World Kidney Day. Details: Call 810-232-8233 or 810-762-8226. — G.G.

Sweet Adelines seeking singers

DAVISON TWP. — Song of the Lakes Sweet Adelines Chorus of Davison is seeking female singers for membership openings. Women of all ages who love to sing, perform and are interested in improving their vocal skills are invited. Come and receive free vocal lessons. Rehearsals are at the Davison Senior Center, 10135 Lapeer Rd., in Davison Township, Monday nights from 7-10 p.m.

Details: Call 810-742-0977or visit www.songofthelakes. webs.com. — G.G.

McLaren offers weight loss solutions

FLINT — McLaren’s Nutrition Counseling Program is offering “Weight Loss-Controlling Your Weight through Diet and Exercise.” This series of five, one-hour classes will cover the following topics: the food guide pyramid, physical activity, portion control, grocery shopping/food labels, and fast food/eating out. The cost for the series of classes is $35.

This classes are being offered from 9-10 a.m. on Mondays at the McLaren Diabetes Education Program Dept., located at 3200 Beecher Rd. in the Beech Hill Center building. Registration is required.

To register for the classes, or for questions, please contact McLaren’s Diabetes Education Program at 810-342-4110. — G.G.


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