In brief



Attend CAMS 2018 Talent Show tonight

FLINT TWP.— The Carman Ainsworth Middle School’s Music and World Languages Departments will present the 2018 Talent Show, at 6 p.m. Thursday, April 26. in the school auditorium. Admission is $5 per person, $10 for a family of 4, $3 for senior citizens and free for children under 5. About 20 acts will be presented. Come see how talented the middle school students are. — R.S.

Genesee District Library presents singer/songwriter Shani Womack

FLINT — Flint’s own Shani Womack will appear at the Beecher-Vera B. Rison Library. 1386 W Coldwater Rd., at 6 p.m. on May 1. Womack was born and raised in Flint. She will share humorous personal stories about growing up in Flint from the ’70s through the ’90s. She will end her performance with songs and poems about the strength and resilience of the people of Flint and people everywhere. For more information about this free performance visit thegdl.org. — R.S.

Fundraiser for Little Lamb’s Compassionate Ministry Center

FLINT TWP. — CROP 4 Little Lamb’s, a scrapbooking event to raise funds for needy children, will be held from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. on April 28, at West Flint Church of the Nazarene, 2254 South Dye Road. The cost is $35, if space is available, and will secure a four-foot table space with continental breakfast, lunch and dinner, snacks, beverages and wireless Internet. The event also will include prizes, gift bags, raffles and vendors. Power outlets are available upon request Since 2005, Little Lamb’s has provided free clothing for newborns through high school students, diapers, toys, furniture and other items needed by families with children. Online registration and payment for the event is at: www.littlelambscmc.org/events/ crop4llcmc. — R.S.

Black Violin performance at The Whiting

FLINT — The Whiting Auditorium, 1241 E Kearsley Street, hosts Black Violin May 5 at 8 p.m. To most people, jazz, hip-hop, funk, and classical are musical genres. But to revolutionary music group Black Violin, they’re nothing but ingredients. Combining a daunting array of musical styles and influences to produce a signature sound that is not quite maestro, not quite emcee, this group of two classically trained violinists and their DJ is redefining the music world one string at a time. Details: http:// tickets.thewhiting.com/single/EventDetail. aspx?p=7536 — P.S.


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *