August Networking Luncheon:
FLUSHING — The next Flushing Chamber of Commerce networking event is a luncheon scheduled for Aug. 22 at noon. The event will be hosted at Riverview Park, Pavilion #2 on 230 S. Cherry St. in Flushing. RSVP: Susan@flushingchamber.com. — B.G.
Raider Rally is Aug. 21
FLUSHING — Come out and get to know the community at the 2018 Raider Rally presented by Flushing Community Schools. This free event celebrates the start of a new school year with free food, games for kids, face painting and a dunk tank for principals and teachers. Kids can also receive free back to school haircuts and free school supplies. Wear your Raider gear and consider donating a non-perishable food item. The event will be held on Aug. 21 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Raider Field behind Central Elementary. — B.G.
Notary service available
SWARTZ CREEK — Barbara Hyrman, assistant director at the Swartz Creek Area Senior Center, is a certified public notary. She offers notary service to members for free, and to non-members for a small fee. Call 635-4122 for appointments. — L.R.
McKenna’s Beauty Bar fundraiser
HOLLY — Snap Fitness, 124 N. Saginaw St. will host a ZUMBA Fitness vs WERQ Fitness Dance Fundraiser to raise money for the second McKenna’s beauty bar to be opened at Hurley Medical Center. The collaboration of ZUMBA and WERQ instructors, Stacey and Katie, Aug. 9 at 6:30 p.m. will benefit this great cause and is open to the public. Never taken one of their classes? Doesn’t matter! Come out and support an amazing cause and dance the night away! This is a completely free event, however, cash donations are suggested. Details:www.facebook.com/ events/2089399564644601 — P.S.
Team Adalyn hosts CHD fundraiser
GENESEE COUNTY — Multiple Genesee County locations will host fundraising events to benefit Congenital Heart Defect research this upcoming weekend, Aug. 10-12. The Spread Your Sparkle event benefits the Adalyn Sparkle Heart Fund at C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital for the advancement of critical research into treatments for CHD. Details on the various events, times and locations are at www.teamadalyn.com including a blood drive by MI Blood, a Late Nate Ice Cream benefit, and the main benefit which is a catered Barbecue dinner featuring live trivia, raffles, silent auction, and more; and an online event selling Greeting Card Organizer boxes from Usbourne books. — P.S.