In brief

New golf director at Captain’s Club

GRAND BLANC — The Captain’s Club at Woodfield announces an addition to its management staff.

Darby Boone was hired as the director of golf. He will oversee golf operations at the Captain’s Club at Woodfield. Boone, a Swartz Creek native, was most recently the first assistant golf professional at The Polo Fields Golf and Country Clubs in Ann Arbor.

The Captain’s Club at Woodfield is an 18- hole Ray Floyd Designed Signature Golf Course, located on the south end of Grand Blanc, off of east Baldwin Road, inside Woodfield subdivision. Details: Visit — G.G.

Zonta Club accepting nominations for Hall of Fame

GENESEE COUNTY — The Zonta Club of Flint 1’s Genesee Regional Women’s Hall of Fame will hold their third annual induction of women into the hall of fame on April 19 at a reception to be held at the Flint Institute of Arts.

Currently the Genesee Regional Women’s Hall of Fame is housed at the Sloan Museum.

Nominations are being accepted by the Selection Committee for the Genesee Regional Women’s Hall of Fame with a deadline of Feb. 28. Any nominations received after the deadline will be considered the following year. All nominations received will be held permanently for future consideration.

The two categories for nomination to the Genesee Regional Women’s Hall of Fame are a Historical Honors Division representing women who are no longer living and a Contemporary Honors Division representing women currently in the community.

To obtain a nomination form go to the Zonta Club of Flint 1 website or contact event chair, Pam Fernsler at 810-695- 2824. Submit nominations to the Zonta Club of Flint 1, P.O Box 608, Flint, MI 4850. — G.G.

“Starting a Business” workshop is free

FLINT — If you’ve been thinking about starting a business, or recently started one, you’re encouraged to attend a free “Fundamentals of Starting a Business” workshop offered by the Michigan Small Business & Technology Development Center.

Classes are offered periodically at Kettering University in Flint and the Lapeer campus of Mott Community College as well as other locations around the state.

The following classes are scheduled in Flint: Feb. 2, 5-7 p.m.; Feb. 21, 9-11 a.m.; March 8, 1-3 p.m.; and March 20, 9-11 a.m. The following are scheduled in Lapeer at MCC: Jan. 23, 9-11 a.m.; Feb. 13, 9-11 a.m.; and March 12, 9- 11 a.m.

Online registration and workshop information is available at: Search the “Business Startup” topic and scroll through the schedule to find “Fundamentals of Starting a Business” in your preferred location.

Details: Call 810-762-9660. — G.G.

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