Concerts coming up at The Machine Shop
— The Machine Shop, 3539 S. Dort Hwy., Flint, will have Rehab with Ty Stone on Oct. 22. Tickets are $15 in advance. On Oct. 23 Trapt will perform, with Fifth Way and Dive, at 7 p.m. Tickets are $18 in advance. On Oct. 29 The Gracious Few will perform with American Bang and The Hangers. Tickets are $10 in advance. For tickets to all shows go to www.etix.com, Paradise Express in the Dort Mall (810-743-0330), Strange Daze Tattoos in Davison, High Octane in Fenton or at the club during business hours. Low Dough Shows are always at the door only. Details: Call 715-2650. — G.G.
Country-western fun at Wild Spurs
— Wild Spurs, part of The Jewel Entertainment Complex, at 5270 Perry Rd., features live bands Friday and Saturday nights. Friday nights are country music and Saturday’s are rock and roll. Upcoming bands include: Lester Bangs on Oct. 23. Voodoo Honey will perform Nov. 13. Details: Call 810-694-5960 or visit www.jewelgolf. com. — G.G.
Author to speak at Kettering University
— Meet Dr. Charles K. Hyde, author of Storied Independent Automakers: Nash, Hudson
and American Motors, as he presents: Charles W.
Nash: From Indentured Servant to President of
General Motors and Beyond.
The presentation is Oct. 27 from 7-9 p.m. at the Kettering University Recreation Center Sargent Alumni Lounge. The Recreation Center parking lot can be accessed off Chevrolet or University Ave. Admission is free. Refreshments and book signing following the presentation.
Dr. Hyde’s presentation is part of the FOLA Speaker Series: sponsored by the Friends of the Kettering University Library and Scharchburg Archives (FOLA) along with the Flint Public Library and Sloan Longway. — G.G.
Ladies Shopping Expo at Holy Rosary
— Vendors and shoppers are wanted for the Ladies Shopping Expo at Holy Rosary, 5191 Richfield Rd., on Nov. 13, from 9 a.m. -4 p.m.
Reserve an eight-foot table for only $25. First come, first served.
Call Kim Kallas at 810-744-9228 or Jill Ayre at 810-736-4220 for details. — G.G.