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Scrapbook crop at United Methodist Church

SWARTZ CREEK — The United Methodist Women of Swartz Creek UMC are having the third annual Scrapbook Crop on Jan. 21 from 9 a.m.-6 p.m.

The price is $28 for a table, a mini breakfast, lunch, favors and door prizes. Space is limited.

Reservations are held when payment is made.

Send check and name of participant to UMW 7400 Miller Rd. Swartz Creek, MI 48473. Details: Call 810- 630-0537. — G.G. Davison Athletic Club to hold New Year’s Eve event

DAVISON TWP. — The Davison Athletic Club, 2140 Fairway Dr., will host a 2011 New Year’s Eve Teen Bash, from 9 a.m.-5 a.m. for ages 10-16. Tickets before Dec. 31 are two for $20 for members or two for $30 for non-members. At the door members are $15 a piece and $20 for non-members. There will be dodgeball tournaments, 2-on-2 basketball, badminton, moonwalking, swimming, ping pong and racquetball. There will also be music, dancing and pizza and subs will be served. Details: Call 810-653-9602. — G.G. Joint town hall meeting with Robertson, Jacobsen

LANSING — State Sen. Dave Robertson, RGrand Blanc Township, and state Rep. Bradford Jacobsen, R-Lake Orion, announced a town hall meeting will be held Jan. 10 at 7 p.m. to discuss Senate Bill 52, which allows local units of government to lower speeds limits on dirt and gravel roads.

This event will take place at Brandon Middle School, 609 South Ortonville Rd. in Ortonville. It was previously scheduled for Jan. 11 but had to be rescheduled due to scheduling conflicts. — G.G. Boy Scouts Troop 335 to hold fundraiser

GRAND BLANC — Boy Scouts Troop 335 will hold a fundraiser at Luigi’s, 1243 N. LeRoy St., Fenton, on March 11 from 1-5 p.m. The benefit dinner will include all you can eat pizza, salad bar and refreshments. Adults are $12 and children are $6. Tickets are on sale now. Details: Call 810-743-2717. — G.G. Holy Rosary to hold Scrapbooking Day

GENESEE TWP. — Holy Rosary, 5191 Richfield Rd., between Belsay and Genesee roads will hold a scrapbooking day Jan. 28, from 10 a.m.-10 p.m. The cost is $35 if registered by Jan. 20, $40 after that day. The cost includes lunch, dinner and snacks and beverages all day. There will also be vendors, raffles and massages. To register: Call 810-744-9228. — G.G. Wild Adventures at For-Mar

BURTON — Wild Adventures — Winter Cafe, will be held Jan. 4, at For-Mar Nature Preserve and Arboretum, 2142 N. Genesee Rd.

It’s winter in Michigan, food is limited for active wildlife. Learn how to provide and make different types of food for birds while learning what other animals benefit from a backyard café. The event is for ages 7-12 years. Time is 10-11:30 a.m. The cost is $3 per child.

Registration required by Jan. 2, call 810-736-7100 x6. Details: Call 810-789-8567. — G.G.


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