In brief

Mom 2 Mom Sale – Sellers Needed!!

FLINT — The Board of Women’s Ministries at Calvary Presbyterian Church, 6100 Richfield Rd. is hosting a Mom 2 Mom sale on June 9 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. 8-foot tables available for $10. Please contact Mary Morrin at 734-748-8438 or morrin. mary@yahoo.com or visit: www.facebook.com/events/1071687403002206/ P.S.

Kicking for the Kids

FLINT — Hurley Medical Center and Flint City Bucks host a special event fundraiser as the Bucks go up against the Dayton Dutch Lions for Hurley Children’s Hospital “Kicking for the Kids.” The evening will include some fun fundraising activities such as a 50/50 raffle, a live jersey auction and an entertaining half-time mini exhibition game. The event is June 12 from 5–9 p.m. at Atwood Stadium, 701 University Avenue. Tickets/more information: tinyurl.com/y6gg6coy. If you can’t attend but wish to support Hurley Children’s Hospital, please visit www.hurleyfoundation.org/give. — P.S.

Crafters giving back

FLINT — Would you like to join other crafters using your skills to give back to your community? Flint Handmade Gives Back: Crafting for Charity, hosted by The Local Grocer, 601 Martin L. King Ave. A quarterly event supporting local charities: June 19 at 5:30 p.m. (Painting Kindness Rocks), Sept. 18 at 5:30 p.m. (event to be announced), and Dec. 18 at 5:30 p.m. (Making Cards for Hurley Kids). Creatives, couples, friends and family are invited to join us for a fun evening of giving back to the community! All supplies are provided. Appropriate for ages 10 and up. Snacks and beverages are available for purchase from The Local Grocer, including vegetarian and vegan options. Details: facebook.com/ events/510163729476354 — P.S.

9th Annual Flint Gay Pride Festival!!

FLINT — Flint Pride hosts the ninth annual Flint Pride Festival June 22 from 2-8 p.m. at Riverbank Park Downtown Flint (on Beach Street behind Riverfront Banquet Center. Join us in taking a positive stance against discrimination and violence toward the LGBTQ+ community, celebrating the diversity of our city, and affirming gay and transgender individuals, increase visibility and to build a sense of community. $5 suggested donation. Details: www.facebook.com/events/606894846419180/ P.S.

VFW to hold fundraiser

GRAND BLANC — The Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 822, 5065 S. Saginaw St., will hold a fundraiser on July 20 from 2 p.m.-close. There will be a DJ Challenge, silver dollar and 50/50 raffle, food, silent auction, games and surprise guests. Details: Call 810-742-1995. — G.G.