CALENDAR of events

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ART/THEATRE

THURSDAY-SUNDAY, SEPT. 22-SEPT. 25 Animals Out of Paper, a play about three origami artists, at the UMFlint Black Box Theatre, 303 E. Kearsley St., Flint, at 7:30 p.m., Thursday-Saturday and 2 p.m. on Sunnday. Tickets are $10. Details: 810-237-6520.

CARDS AND GAMES

EVERY 3RD FRIDAY (NOT IN JUNE, JULY, OR AUGUST. RESUMES IN SEPTEMBER) 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.

CHILDREN

WEDNESDAYS Kid’s Crafts for school-age children at Montrose Jennings Library, 241 Feher Dr., Montrose from 12:30-1:30 p.m. Details: 810-639- 6388.

THURSDAYS

Storytime at Montrose Jennings Library, 241 Feher Dr., Montrose from 12:30-1:30 p.m. Details: 810-639-6388.

THURSDAY, SEPT. 1 Eruption Day from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Flint Children’s Museum, 1602 W. University Ave., Flint. Witness chemical reactions that result in small liquid eruptions. Museum admission is $6. Details: 810-767-5437 or www.flintchildrensmuseum.org. Fossil Find from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Flint Children’s Museum, 1602 W. University Ave., Flint. Search for fossils in the sandbox. Museum admission is $6. Details: 810-767-5437 or www.flintchildrensmuseum.org.

FRIDAY, SEPT. 2 Fossil Find from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Flint Children’s Museum, 1602 W. University Ave., Flint. Search for fossils in the sandbox. Museum admission is $6. Details: 810-767-5437 or www.flintchildrensmuseum.org. Rock-N-Roll Painting from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Flint Children’s Museum, 1602 W. University Ave., Flint. Create an abstract painting with paint covered rocks and art paper in a cylinder. Museum admission is $6. Details: 810-767-5437 or www.flintchildrensmuseum.org. Stomp Rockets from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Flint Children’s Museum, 1602 W. University Ave., Flint. Launch rockets with the power of your legs and feet. Museum admission is $6. Details: 810-767- 5437 or www.flintchildrensmuseum.org.

SATURDAY, SEPT. 3 Fossil Find from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Flint Children’s Museum, 1602 W. University Ave., Flint. Search for fossils in the sandbox. Museum admission is $6. Details: 810-767-5437 or www.flintchildrensmuseum.org. Homemade Ice Cream from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Flint Children’s Museum, 1602 W. University Ave., Flint. Make and eat homemade ice cream. Museum admission is $6. Details: 810-767-5437 or www.flintchildrensmuseum.org. Treasure Hunt from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Flint Children’s Museum, 1602 W. University Ave., Flint. Search for shiny treasure in the sand box and exchange it for prizes. Museum admission is $6. Details: 810-767-5437 or www.flintchildrensmuseum.org.

TUESDAY, SEPT. 13 Take apart Tuesday from noon-3 p.m. at the Flint Children’s Museum, 1602 W. University Ave., Flint. Learn to use tools and tool safety by taking apart unusable devices. Museum admission is $6. Details: 810-767-5437 or www.flintchildrensmuseum.org. Treasure Hunt from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Flint Children’s Museum, 1602 W. University Ave., Flint. Search for shiny treasure in the sand box and exchange it for prizes. Museum admission is $6. Details: 810-767-5437 or www.flintchildrensmuseum.org. Bug Hunts from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Flint Children’s Museum, 1602 W. University Ave., Flint. Search for big plastic bugs in Sproutside. Museum admission is $6. Details: 810-767-5437 or www.flintchildrensmuseum.org.

COMMUNITY

MON., TUES., THURS. 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.

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.

TUESDAY, SEPT. 13 Perennial exchange hosted by the Goodrich Garden Club at 6 p.m. sharp at the Reid Elementary School playground, past the bus garage, 7501 Erie St., Goodrich. Arrive early to look over the plants and ask questions. Details: Kathy Adair, 810-636-4011 or Sue Monczunski, 810-577-3509. Debt Relief Seminar, presented by Genessee District Libraries and Moran Law Offices at Headquarters Library, 4195 W. Pasadena, Flint, from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Details: Trent Smiley at 810-230-9613, Ryan Moran at 810-471-4113, 248-246-6536, www.thegdl.org or www.moranlawoffice.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.

HEALTH/SAFETY

SATURDAY, SEPT. 17 Walk to End Alzheimer’s at Genesys Park at 10 a.m. Registration at 9 a.m. Details/Registration: 989-839-9910 or www.alz.org.

LIBRARY

MONDAYS (SEPT. 12-26) Storytime with Miss Katrina at 10:30 a.m. at Headquarters Library, 4195 W. Pasadena Ave., Flint. For ages 2-5. Details: 810-732- 0110.

MONDAYS (SEPT. 12-OCT. 17) Storytime with Miss Susan at 10:30 a.m. at the Flushing Area Library, 120 N. Maple St., Flushing. For ages 2-3. Details: 810-659- 9755. Storytime with Miss Susan at 11:30 a.m. at the Flushing Area Library, 120 N. Maple St., Flushing. For ages 3-5. Details: 810-659- 9755.

SATURDAY, SEPT. 24 Marker Robots at Headquarters Library, G-4195 W. Pasadena, Flint, at 3:30 p.m. Create a marker robot that draws circle and odtted lines. Registration required. Details/Registration: 810-732-0110 or www.thedgl.org.

MONDAYS (SEPT. 26-OCT. 31) Storytime with Miss Carol at 10 a.m. at the Grand Blanc McFarlen Library, 515 Perry Rd., Grand Blanc. For ages 2-3. Registration required. Details/Registration: 810-694-5310 or www.thegdl.org. Storytime with Miss Carol at 11 a.m. at the Grand Blanc McFarlen Library, 515 Perry Rd., Grand Blanc. For ages 3-5. Registration required. Details/Registration: 810-694-5310 or www.thegdl.org. Storytime with Miss Carol at 1 p.m. at the Grand Blanc McFarlen Library, 515 Perry Rd., Grand Blanc. For ages 3-5. Registration required. Details/Registration: 810-694-5310 or www.thegdl.org.

SECOND MONDAYS Coupon Club at Buton Memorial Library, G-4012 E. Atherton Rd., Burton, at 3 p.m. Details: 810-742-0674.

TUESDAYS (SEPT. 13-OCT. 11) Storytime with Miss Susan at 10:30 a.m. at the Clio Area Library, G-2080 W. Vienna Rd., Clio. For children ages 2-3. Details: 810- 686-7130. Storytime with Miss Susan at 11:30 a.m. at the Clio Area Library, G-2080 W. Vienna Rd., Clio. For children ages 3-5. Details: 810- 686-7130.

TUESDAYS (SEPT. 13-NOV. 29) 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 (SEPT. 13-DEC. 13) Fiction Book Club at the Fenton Winegarden Library, 200 E. Caroline St., Fenton, at noon. Details: 810-629-7612.

WEDNESDAYS (AUG. 3-24) Kid’s Crafts from 12:30-1:30 p.m. at Montrose Jennings Library, 241 Feher Dr., Montrose. Details: 810-639-6388.

SECOND WEDNESDAYS (SEPT. 14-DEC. 14) Book Discussion Group at 6 p.m. at Davison Area Library, 203 E. Fourth St., Davison. Details/Book titles: 810-653-2022.

THURSDAYS (AUG. 4-25) Storytime at Montrose Jennings Library, 241 Feher Dr., Montrose, from 12:30-1:30 p.m. Details: 810-639-6388.

THURSDAYS (SEPT. 8-NOV. 17) Adult Craft at 3 p.m. at Montrose Jennings Memorial Library, 241 Feher Dr., Montrose. Details: 810-639-6388.

THIRD THURSDAYS (SEPT. 15-DEC. 15) 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.

FRIDAYS (SEPT. 30-OCT. 28) Storytime with Miss Carol at 10 a.m. at the Grand Blanc McFarlen Library, 515 Perry Rd., Grand Blanc. For ages 2-3. Registration required. Details/Registration: 810-694-5310 or www.thegdl.org. Storytime with Miss Carol at 11 a.m. at the Grand Blanc McFarlen Library, 515 Perry Rd., Grand Blanc. For ages 3-5. Registration required. Details/Registration: 810-694-5310 or www.thegdl.org. Storytime with Miss Carol at 1 p.m. at the Grand Blanc McFarlen Library, 515 Perry Rd., Grand Blanc. For ages 3-5. Registration required. Details/Registration: 810-694-5310 or www.thegdl.org.

SATURDAYS (SEPT. 24-OCT. 8) Superhero Storytime at the Mt. Morris Library, 685 Van Buren Ave., Mt. Morris, at noon. For ages 2-5. Details: 810-686-6120.

FRIDAY-SATURDAY, SEPT. 9-10 Tent Sale from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at Headquarters Library, 4195 W. Pasadena Ave., Flint. Details: 810-732-0110.

SATURDAY, SEPT. 10 R2K Rockets at the Genesee Township Johnson Memorial Library, 7397 N. Genesee Rd., Genesee, at 11 a.m. Build and launch an air pressure powered rocket. For ages 6-12. Registration required. Details/Registration: 810-640-1410 or www.thegdl.org. R2K Rockets at 3 p.m. at the Gaines Station Library, 103 W. Walker St., Gaines. Build and launch an air pressure powered rocket. For ages 6-12. Registration required. Details/Registration: 810-230- 9613 or www.thegdl.org.

THURSDAY, SEPT. 15 Kimberla Lawson Roby virtual chat at 7 p.m. at Headquarters Library, 4195 W. Pasadena Ave., Flint. An author talk via Skype. Registration requireed. Details/Registration: 810-732-0110 or www.thegdl.org.

SATURDAY, SEPT. 17 Marker Robots at Flint Township McCarty Library, 2071 S. Graham Rd., Flint, at 1 p.m. Create a marker robot that draws circles and dotted lines. For ages 6-12. Details: 810-732-9150 or www.thegdl.org. R2K Rockets at the Swartz Creek Perkins Library, 8095 Civic Dr., Swartz Creek, at 11 a.m. Build and launch an air pressure powered rocket. For ages 6-12. Registration required. Details/Registration: 810-635-3900 or www.thegdl.org. Marker Robots at the Goodrich Library, 10237 Hegel Rd., Goodrich, at 3:30 p.m. Create a marker robot that draws circles and dotted lines. For ages 6-12. Registration required. Details/Registration: 810-636-2489 or www.thegdl.org. R2K Rockets at 3 p.m. at Montrose Jennings Memorial Library, 241 Feher Dr., Montrose. Build and launch an air pressure powered rocket. For ages 6-12. Details: 810-639-6388 or www.thegdl.org.

SUNDAY, SEPT. 18 Big Band Memories at 2:30 p.m. at the Grand Blanc McFarlen Library, 515 Perry Rd., Grand Blanc. Details: 810-694-5190.

MARKETS AND EXPOS

SUNDAYS Grand Blanc City Farmers Market on Grand Boulevard from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Details: www.cityofgrandblanc.com or 810-694-1118.

MEETINGS MONDAYS

Greater Davison Area Toastmasters meetings at 7 p.m. at St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, 8192 Davison Rd., Davison. Details: 810-610-6102. 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.

SECOND MONDAYS Coupon Club at Burton Memorial Library, G-4012 E. Atherton Rd., Burton, from 3-4 p.m. Bring coupons and online deals to share and trade. Details: 810-742-0674.

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.

TUESDAYS The Grand Blanc Toastmasters Club meets 7-8:30 p.m. at the Genesys Medical Center, 1 Genesys Parkway in Grand Blanc. Guests and new members always welcome. Details: Dan Ware, president, at speaker_ dan@hotmail.com, 248-705-0407, Vice President of Membership Craig Kelley at ckelley146@aol.com or 810-606-4583 or www.grandblanc. freetoasthost.net. Time Bank Public Forum at the Grand Blanc Senior Community Center, 12632 Pagels Dr., Grand Blanc at 6:30 p.m. Details: 810- 695-0517, Tom. Toohey@live.com or www.GrumlawMichigan.org. Grand Blanc Rotary Club meets at 7:30 a.m. at Sophia’s Kitchen Restaurant, 11395 Saginaw St., Grand Blanc. Open to the public. Details: Bob at 810-695-0409.

SECOND TUESDAYS Touch the Earth Garden Club of Grand Blanc meets on the second Tuesday of each month at the Grand Blanc Historical Museum, 203 E. Grand Blanc Rd., Grand Blanc. Meetings begin at 7 p. m. and include speakers on garden topics, demonstrations and field trips. The club plans, plants and maintains several gardens in the City of Grand Blanc.

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.

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

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 6 Flint Genealogical Society meeting at 7 p.m. at the Burton Senior Citizens Center, 3410 S. Grand Traverse, Flint. Details: 810-655- 4957.

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.

WEDNESDAYS Duffy Connolly every Wednesday night at The Outer Limits, 8095 N. State Rd., Davison. 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.

SPORTING EVENTS

SATURDAY, SEPT. 24 Mid Michigan Derby Girls roller derby game at Skateland Arena, 8460 N. Dort Hwy # G, Mount Morris, at 7 p.m. Tickets are $6 in advance, $8 at the door and 12 and under are free. Deatils: 810- 938-3894.

SUPPORT GROUPS

AL-ANON/Alateen Family Group meetings, call for dates & times, Details: 810-234-1460 or www.al-anon.alateen.org. 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.


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