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2018-19 Friday Applewood Lecture Series

FLINT — The Mott Community College (MCC) Lifelong Learning office announces the 2018-19 Friday Applewood Lecture Series. The next program in the line-up is: Jarret Haynes will present on the restoration of the Capital Theatre on Friday, Oct. 19, 2018 at 10 a.m. Haynes, Executive Director of the Whiting, will share what went into the complete restoration of this Flint gem. This series especially designed for senior citizens, but is open to everyone runs through May. Tickets $10 in advance/$20 at the door includes continental breakfast at 9 a.m. prior to each lecture, plus door prizes. To make reservations, call 810-762-0960. — P.S.

Free concert tonight

FLINT — WKAR sponsors a free concert at the Flint School of Performing Arts, Oct. 19 from 7–8 p.m. at 1025 E. Kearsley Street. Join us for this free concert featuring a delightful evening filled with amazing live music from our esteemed FSPA faculty members, Jessica Cech, flute, Brandon Cota, cello and Brendan Jacklin, piano as they perform “A New Era of Chamber Music”. A treat you won’t want to miss. All concerts are FREE and open to the public and are held on Friday evenings at 7pm at the Flint Institute of Music’s MacArthur Recital Hall. Receptions, generously provided by Allegro, follow all concerts. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Seating is limited to 271. Details: 810-238-1350 Ext. 3 — P.S.

Guns N’ Hoses Dodgeball

GRAND BLANC — A benefit for and hosted by the Weiss Child Advocacy Center will be held Oct. 25 from 6-10 p.m. at Grand Blanc High School, 12500 Holly Road. You don’t want to miss a chance to see this popular Police vs. Firefighters & EMT Charity Dodgeball Tournament! First responders from all over Genesee County battle it out to help Weiss’s mission to assist victims healing from child abuse and neglect. For police, firefighters, and EMTs interested in registering contact Angie Essenburg, 810- 238-3333 ext.205 or Team Registration is $75, other details: https:// — P.S.

Walk with A Doc Program

FLINT — Genesys hosts their fourth Saturday of the month Walk with a Doc, Oct. 27, from 10 – 11 the University of Michigan-Flint Pavilion shops, 303 E. Kearsley Street. Start walking to improve your health and well-being! Join Dr. Davenport for a walk in your community with discussions about healthy living. Free program open to all ages. Details: 810-232-3522 or WalkWithADoc. org — P.S.

Halloween Open House

FLINT — Weiss Child Advocacy Center hosts an Open House Oct.30 from 3–6 p.m. at their offices, 515 S. East Street. Celebrate Halloween with family friendly activities and light refreshments as we welcome our newest Child & Family Therapist, Paula Archambault. Families will have the opportunity to meet with Paula for a small therapeutic game/ exercise as well as access mental health services via referral. All are welcome to join the fun! Learn more about our counseling resources by joining us for the celebration or contact Ethan Hibbard at 810-238- 3333 ext. 205 or P.S.

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