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ART/THEATRE

TUESDAYS
Messy Art Tuesdays at the Flint Children’s
Museum, 1602 W. University Ave., Flint from 1-3
p.m. Details: Call Kimberly Roddy at 810-767-
5437.

THURSDAYS
Music Makers Thursdays at the Flint Children’s
Museum, 1602 W. University Ave., Flint from 1-3
p.m. Details: Call Kimberly Roddy at 810-767-
5437.

FRIDAYS
Favorite Fridays with Mother Goose at the Flint
children’s Museum, 1602 W. University Ave.,
Flint from 1-3 p.m. Details: Call Kimberly Roddy
at 810-767-5437.

CARDS AND GAMES

EVERY 3RD FRIDAY
Euchre tournament hosted by the Swartz Creek
Knights of Columbus at St. Mary’s Church Hall,
4413 Morrish Rd., Swartz Creek. Registration
begins at 6:30 p.m. and play begins at 7 p.m.
Cost is $5. Details: 810-635-3684.

CHURCH

TUESDAYS
Knit/Crochet Out of Love (KOOL) ministry meeting
from 6:30-8:30 p.m. in room 219 of Grand Blanc
Faith Lutheran Church. Details: Judy Caruso at
810-424-1566.
Revolution, Teen Word of Life Clubs at the First
Baptist Church of Grand Blanc, 6106 S. Saginaw
Rd., from 6-7:30 p.m. Junior and senior high
school students are welcome. Details/registration:
810-694-9136.

WEDNESDAYS
Word of Life clubs at the First Baptist Church of
Grand Blanc. Club is from 6-7:30 p.m. Adult Bible
study is available at the same time. Details/registration: 810-694-9136 or 810-694-7888.
Uncommon Wednesdays looking for help with
homework, an informal dinner wiht friends, Bible
study or an indoor volleyball game.Come to
Grand Blanc United Methodist Church, 515 Bush
Ave., Grand Blanc from 5:30-8 p.m. is from 6-
7:30 p.m. Details/registration: 810-694-9040.

FIRST SATURDAYS
Scrapbooking at Unitarian Universalist Church of
Flint, 2474 S. Ballenger Hwy., Flint. Cost is $10
and includes an 8-foot table and chair.
Details/registration: Carrie Hoffman, 810-424-
0294.

COMMUNITY

MONDAYS-WEDNESDAYS
Lunch and programs at noon at Temple Beth El,
G-5150 Calkins Rd., Flint, hosted by Jewish
Community Services and funded by the Genesee
County Senior Millage. Cafe Shalom Namaste
features Kosher and Asian Indian Food, along
with educational and entertainment programs
open to those of any faith or ethnicity. Details:
810-767-5922.

MONDAYS
Sweet Adelines rehearsals from 7-10 p.m. at the
Davison Senior Center, 10135 Lapeer Rd.,
Davison. Details: 810-742-0977 or www.songofthelakes. webs.com.

TUESDAYS
Twilight Tuesdays from 6-9 p.m. in downtown
Flushing. Entertainment and themes vary.
Businesses will be open late. Details: 810-659-
4141.

THURSDAYS
Harmony Gateway Chorus rehearsals from 7-9:30
p.m. at the Davison Assembly of God Church,
1234 S. Gale Rd., Davison. Details: 810-664-
3552, 810-496-0516 or
harmonygatewaychorus@yahoo.com.

FOOD FOR A CAUSE

THIRD SATURDAYS
Country Breakfast hosted by the Davison DeMolay
at the Davison Masonic Center, 9108 Davison
Rd., Davison, from 8-11 a.m. Cost is $6 for
adults, $4 for children ages 5-12 and free for children 4 years and younger. Details: 810-653-3831.

SECOND SUNDAYS
Breakfast buffet hosted by the Polish Legion of
American Veterans Post 8, G-4323 W. Carpenter

Rd., Flint, from 10 a.m.-noon. Cost is $7 for seniors, $8 for adults and $4 for children 12 and
younger. Details: 810-732-7010.

LIBRARY

TUESDAYS
Writers Group at 4 p.m. at the Fenton Winegarden
Library, 200 E. Caroline St., Fenton. Details: 810-
629-7612.
Quilting Group at 6 p.m. at Montrose Jennings
Memorial Library, 241 Feher Dr., Montrose.
Details: 810-639-6388.

SECOND TUESDAYS
Fiction Book Club at the Fenton Winegarden
Library, 200 E. Caroline St., Fenton, at noon.
Details: 810-629-7612.

SECOND WEDNESDAYS
Book Discussion Group at 6 p.m. at Davison Area
Library, 203 E. Fourth St., Davison. Details/Book
titles: 810-653-2022.

THURSDAYS
Adult Craft at 3 p.m. at Montrose Jennings
Memorial Library, 241 Feher Dr., Montrose.
Details: 810-639-6388.

THIRD THURSDAYS
Poetry Group at 6:30 p.m. at the Fenton
Winegarden Library, 200 E. Caroline St., Fenton.
Details: 810-629-7612.
Teen Book Club at 3 p.m. at Montrose Jennings
Memorial Library, 241 Feher Dr., Montrose. For
ages 11-17. Details: 810-639-6388.

HEALTH AND SAFETY

EVERY TUESDAY
Taking Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS) meets every
Tuesday at Growth and Opportunity, 525 S. Court
St., Lapeer, from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Dues are $5 per
month. Details: Vickie, 810-397-6589.

MEETINGS

MONDAYS
Song of the Lakes Sweet Adelines chorus is looking for female singers for membership openings.
Rehearsals are at Davison Senior Center, 10135
Lapeer Rd., Davison, from 7-10 p.m. Details: 810-
742-0977 or www.songofthelakes. webs.com. Greater Davison Area Toastmasters Club meetings from 7-8:15 p.m. at St. Andrews
Presbyterian, 8192 Davison Rd., Davison.
Details: Ryan Edwards, 810-614-0233 or greatdavison. freetoasthost.org. Meeting of the Flint Arrowhead Barbershop
Chorus at Courtland Center from 7-9:30 p.m.
Performers meet three doors from the main
enterance on the Court Street side of the mall.
New singers welcome.
FIRST TUESDAYS
Genesee Area Bead Society meetings at the First
Baptist Church of Swartz Creek from 6:30-8:30
p.m. Meetings include speakers, demonstrtions,
potlucks and more. Membership is $10 per year
and includes 3 make and takes and more.
Details: Linda Wernette, 810-230-8580, 810-964-
1926 or rileydoll98@aol.com. GFWC Swartz Creek Women’s Club meeting, 1
p.m., at the United Methodist Church in Swartz
Creek. Details: 810-635-3569.

FIRST AND THIRD TUESDAYS
American Heritage girls Troop Meetings at
Bristol Road Church of Christ, 1315 W. Bristol
Rd, Flint from 5:30 – 7:15 p.m. Details: 810-471-
2044 or www.ahgflint.org.

WEDNESDAYS
Taking Off Pounds Sensibly weight loss support
group from 9:30-11 a.m. at South Mundy United
Methodist Church, 10018 S. Linden Rd., Grand
Blanc. Cost is $5 per week. Details: Glenda, 810-
655-6282.
HealthPlus Toastmasters, meets at 7:30 a.m., at
HealthPlus of Flint, G-2050 S. Linden Rd., Flint.
Toastmasters is an effective, inexpensive, educational way to improve communication, organizational and leadership skills. Details:
www.geneseetoastmasters.org or: Dorothy
Mason at 810-394-8889.

FIRST, THIRD WEDNESDAYS
Genesee Area Patriots Meeting at 6 p.m. at 6235
Corunna Rd., Flint.

SECOND WEDNESDAYS
Davison book discussion group meeting at 6 p.m. at
the Davison Area library, 203 E. Fourth St.,
Davison.

THURSDAYS
Davison Optimists breakfast meeting from 6:30-7
a.m. at the Apollo Family Restaurant, 715 S.
State Rd., Davison. Guests and new members
welcome.

SECOND THURSDAYS
Inventors Council of Mid Michigan meeting from
7-9 p.m. at Walli’s Restaurant, 1341 Center Rd.,
Burton. Cost is $5 for non-members. Details:
www.inventorscouncil.org, 810-397-5200 or 810-
621-3468.

FOURTH THURSDAYS
Magicians Meeting at John’s Pizzeria, 9010 Davison
Rd., Davison at 7 p.m. The first few meetings are
free. Details: e-mail conjurorsclub@gmail.com.

LAST THURSDAYS
GFWC Swartz Creek Women’s Club meeting, 7
p.m., at the Swartz Creek Senior Center. Details:
810-635-3569.

NIGHT LIFE

TUESDAYS
Russell Wayne Project, acoustic music, at
Legends, 3235 Thompson Rd., Fenton, from 6-10
p.m.
Jam night with Jones’n, a mixture of all kinds of
music, at 9 p.m. at the Roadhouse, 3336 W.
Pasadena Ave., Flint.
Open Jam, every Tuesday night at The Outer
Limits, 8095 N. State Rd., Davison.

WEDNESDAYS
Swing Dancing with the Great Lakes Swing
Dance Clubmeeting from 6-10:30 p.m. at
Rollerhaven, 3464 Ann Drive, Flushing. Group
lessons from 6-7 p.m. The dance starts at 7 p.m.
Details: www.greatlakesswingdance.com or call
810-629-2484, 586-915-8448 or 810-629-4010.
Hump-day jam with Jones’n, a blues, rock and
soul band, at Little Cliff’s Corner, 5520 W.
Coldwater Rd., Flint, from 8 p.m.-midnight.
Duffy Connolly every Wednesday night at The Outer
Limits, 8095 N. State Rd., Davison.

THURSDAYS, FRIDAYS
Dance party and karaoke from 9:30 p.m. to 1:30
a.m. at Side Tracks Bar & Grill, 266 Lake
Nepessing Rd., Elba Twp. DJ Tory Capman will
be performing. Details: 810-660-7733.

SUNDAYS
Open jam session for musicians from 7-11 p.m.,
at Side Tracks Bar & Grill, 266 Lake Nepessing
Rd., Lapeer. Details: 810-660-7733.
Senior Karaoke, every Sunday night 6-9 p.m. at
The Outer Limits, 8095 N. State Rd., Davison.

REUNIONS

SATURDAY, OCT. 13
Roseville High School Class of 1992 reunion from
7 p.m.-midnight at the American Polish Cultural
Center, 2975 E. Maple Rd., Troy. Cost is $45 and
includes a meal and beverages and something to
remember the evening. Details: Robin Bittner
Rice, 586-822-9085 or Patty Young, 586-553-
7353.

SENIORS

MONDAYS
Beginner line dancing at 9 a.m.; pool and advance
line dancing at 10 a.m.; GCCARD lunch program
(reservations required) at noon; and shuffleboard
at 1 p.m. at the Eastside Senior Citizens Center,
3065 N. Genesee Rd., Flint. Details: www.eastsideseniorcenter.com or 810-250-5000.
Senior Activities at the Davison Area Senior
Center, 10135 Lapeer Rd. Body rebuilding and
billiards at 9 a.m.; video exercise and wood carving at 10 a.m.; daily lunch program at noon
(reservations required); euchre at 12:45; polymer
clay class at 1 p.m.; free blood pressure readings, 2 p.m.; bridge/canasta, 3 p.m.; poker, 5
p.m.; Sweet Adelines practice, public welcome, 7
p.m. Details: 810-658-1566.

TUESDAYS
Armchair exercise and pool at 10 a.m.; GCCARD
lunch program at noon; and bingo at 1 p.m. at the
Eastside Senior Citizens Center, 3065 N.
Genesee Rd., Flint. Details: www.eastsideseniorcenter.com or 810-250-5000.
Senior Activities at the Davison Area Senior
Center, 10135 Lapeer Rd. Billiards, decorative
painting and Davison alumni meeting at 9 a.m.;
clogging at 10:30 a.m.; duplicate bridge and daily
lunch program at noon; bell choir, shuffleboard, 1

p.m.; beginners line dancing, 5:15 p.m.; beginner
and intermediate line dancing at 6 p.m. Details:
810-658-1566

TUESDAYS AND THURSDAYS
Senior Dance Night at Dom Polski Hall, 3415 N.
Linden Rd., Flint. Admission is $6 and includes
snacks and refreshments.

WEDNESDAYS
Pinochle at 9:30 a.m.; armchair exercise at 10 a.m.;
GCCARD lunch program at noon; meeting and
presentation at 12:45 p.m.; bingo at 1 p.m.; clogging at 3 p.m.; and euchre at 6 p.m. at the
Eastside Senior Citizens Center, 3065 N.
Genesee Rd., Flint. Details: www.eastsideseniorcenter.com or 810-250-5000.
Senior Activities at the Davison Area Senior
Center, 10135 Lapeer Rd. Billiards and basket
weaving, 9 a.m.; painting class and video exercise, 10 a.m.; daily lunch program (reservations
required), noon; bowling at Rollaway Lanes and
cribbage, 12:30 p.m.; single deck pinochle 1 p.m.;
basket weaving class, 6 p.m.; poker, 6:30 p.m.
Details: 810-658-1566.

THURSDAYS
Beginning line dancing at 9 a.m.; advanced line
dancing and pool at 10 a.m.; blood pressure clinic at 10:30 a.m.; GCCARD lunch program at
noon; bridge at 12:30 p.m.; euchre and Wii bowling at 1 p.m. at the Eastside Senior Citizens
Center, 3065 N. Genesee Rd., Flint. Details:
www.eastsideseniorcenter.com or 810-250-5000.
Senior Activities at the Davison Area Senior
Center, 10135 Lapeer Rd. Billiards, beginner line
dancing and decorative painting at 9 a.m.;
advanced line dancing at 9:30 a.m.; daily lunch
program (reservations required) at noon; euchre
at 12:45; shuffleboard at 1 p.m.; writing your life
stories program at 2 p.m.; yoga class at 3 p.m.;
mah jong at 6 p.m.; fun clogging at 7 p.m. Details:
810-658-1566.

FRIDAYS
Biggest loser support group at 9:15 a.m.; armchair exercise and pool at 10 a.m.; GCCARD
lunch program at noon; bid euchre at 1 p.m.; and
evening dance at 6 p.m. (cost is $5) at the
Eastside Senior Citizens Center, 3065 N.
Genesee Rd., Flint. Details: www.eastsideseniorcenter.com or 810-250-5000.
Senior Activities at the Davison Area Senior
Center, 10135 Lapeer Rd. Billiards and body
rebuilding at 9 a.m.; video exercise at 10 a.m.;
chess club at 11:30 a.m.; daily lunch program
(reservations required) at noon; bowling at
Rollaway Lanes, 12:30 p.m.; double deck
pinochle and My Time full body massages
(appointment needed), 1 p.m.; qi gong, 2 p.m.;
euchre, 6 p.m. Details: 810-658-1566.

SUNDAYS
Double deck pinochle at 1 p.m. at the Eastside
Senior Citizens Center, 3065 N. Genesee Rd.,
Flint. Details: www.eastsideseniorcenter.com or
810-250-5000.

SINGLES

SECOND FRIDAYS
Dare-to-Dream Again Christian Singles Dance
from 8 p.m.-midnight at the Lapeer Center
Building, 425 County Center St., Lapeer.
Admission is $8, food and snacks provided.
Details: 810-656-8634 or 810-356-1745.

THIRD SATURDAYS
MidMichigan Christian Singles meeting at Glad
Tidings Tabernacle, 4475 S. Linden Rd., Flint
Township. All faiths welcome. Details: Kathy
Brackenridge, 810-743-2165.

SUPPORT GROUPS

Serenity addiction class for anyone with an addiction problem hosted by Pieces in a Basket
women’s ministry from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. at 2254 E.
Ohmer Rd. Details: www.piecesinabasket. synthasite.com or 989-843-0133.

TUESDAYS
Free Indeed 12 step recovery group at 7 p.m. at
Faith Tabernacle, 1225 S. Center Rd., Burton.
Details: 810-743-0001.
Bowling for widowed men and women at noon on
Tuesdays, followed by an optional late lunch at
Collier Bowling Alley, 879 S. Lapeer Rd., Oxford.
Cost is $2 per game plus shoe rental. Details:
Carol, 248-628-5437 or Janet, 248-877-6692.

FIRST TUESDAYS
Caring Together support group, 3-4 p.m., at
Devonshire Retirement Village, 155 Devonshire

Dr., Lapeer. Details: 810-245-7689.

THIRD TUESDAYS
Autism support group from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the
Autism Support & Resource Center, 5284 Fenton
Rd., Flint. Details: ASGCC@yahoo.com or
www.geneseeautism.org.

FIRST, THIRD THURSDAYS
Depression and Bipolar Support Group meets
from 6:30-8 p.m. at Holy Family Church in Grand
Blanc. Details: Angela, 810-347-4706.

THIRD FRIDAY
Aspergers teen social for kids age 11 and older
from 6:30-9:30 p.m. Cost is $10 per family and
includes food. Please bring a dish to pass.
Meetings are at the Autism Support & Resource
Center, 5284 Fenton Rd., Flint. Details:
ASGCC@yahoo.com or www.geneseeautism.org.

SATURDAYS
Al-Anon meeting, 10:30 a.m., at St. Bartholomew
Church, 9252 Miller Rd., Swartz Creek. Teens
over age 13 are welcome. Meetings focus on
growing up with the effects of alcoholism.
Celebrate recovery from hurts, habits and hangups at Solid Rock Baptist Church, 2222 S.
Belsay Rd. Dinner is at 6 p.m., followed by music,
group and fellowship at 7 p.m. Childcare is available from 7-9 p.m. Details: 80-715-2600.

FIRST SATURDAYS
Fibromyalgia support group at the First
Metaphysical Church of Davison, 8267 E.
Atherton Rd., Davison, at 7 p.m. on the third
Thursday of every month. Details: www.spirituality. meetup.com/ 432, Connie at 248-627-2841 or
810-653-3291

VOLUNTEER/DONATE

Avalon hospice needs some friendly folunteers to
visit with hospice pationets, hold their hand, listne
to stories, watch movies and assist with a meal
or light housekeeping. Training classes are
Tuesday evenings Sept. 21-Oct. 12. Details:
Candy, 810-733-7250 or 800-664-6334.
Genesee County Parks is looking for donations of
new or gently used egg cartons, plant pots, fishing equipment, buttons, scrap fabrics, paper towel
and toilet paper rolls, sunglasses, hats, wool
sweaters and scarves. Details: Teneisha Calhoun,
Marketing Assistant, at 810.249.3827 or e-mail
tcalhoun@gcparks.org. The Senior Companion Program needs seniors to
volunteer 20 or more hours a week to help adults
ages 21 and up with an identified special needs.
Seniors may help with light shopping, bills,
preparing and sharing meals, rides to the doctor
or just talking. Details: 810-257-3769 or
scpflint@aol.com. The Great Lakes Bio-regional Land Conservancy
is looking for members. Cost is $15 per person or
$25 per family. Details: www.glblc.org. Growth and Opportunity is accepting donations of
gently used items for its continuous indoor sale.
G&O is a non-profit organization that works with
developmentally disabled adults. Drop off donations Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-3 p.m. at the building,
525 S. Court St. Details: Karen, 810-664-8504
ext. 309 or www. go- inc.org. Start a 4-H club! Adult volunteers are needed to
work with 4-H youth in clubs covering any area of
interest. Training and support provided. Details:
810-667-0343.
Paradise Animal Rescue is looking for donations,
wet dog/cat food, scoopable cat litter, catnip
mousse, cat nail trimmers, paper towels, manila
file folders. Call 810-793-5683.
Loving Hands clinic needs volunteers to help with
the clinic’s patients. Currently, they need doctors,
nurses and dentists and dental hygienists to volunteer a few hours a month. Details: Cathy
Johnson, 810-667-8933.
The Senior Companion Program needs seniors to
volunteer 20 or more hours a week to help adults
ages 21 and up with an identified special need.
Seniors may help with light shopping, bills,
preparing and sharing meals, rides to the doctor
or just talking. Details: 810-257-3769 or
scpflint@aol.com. Drop off recyclables at the Trinity Lutheran
Church, 706 W. Flint St. Items accepted include
newspapers, magazines, catalogues, office and
school papers. Please no plastic or cardboard, no
cereal or soda cartons, no tissue products, phone
books or glass. Money the youth group receives
for the project will finance their trip to the National
LCMS Youth Gathering in July.


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