In brief

GVC concert series

FLINT TWP. — The Genesee Valley Center’s Summer Concert Series is back! Join the fun in the Outdoor Village area (between Bar Louie and Barnes & Noble) every Thursday night in June, July and August. The party starts at 6:30 p.m. with Sounds by DJ Psycho, the band starts at 7 p.m. and then DJ Psycho again when the live band is finished. This week, June 13, the band High Definition will be playing. On June 20 it’s the band Forq, June 27 is The 4Korners, July 11 is Mama Sol, July 18 is Maurice Davis, July 25 is Geneva Tone, Aug 1 is An Evening of Worship Music with various performers; on Aug. 8 it’s the Daniel Witherspoon Project, Aug. 15 is Katrina Storm, Aug. 22 is Ghost Note and Aug. 29 is Have a Cigar. There is no concert July 4.

Limited free seating is available. Arrive early for a seat or bring a bag chair just in case. — G.G.

Team Buddy Forever Foundation Shootout

FLUSHING — Come help the Team Buddy Forever Foundation to fight DIPG and childhood cancer by registering for the Team Buddy Forever Foundation Green Sox Shootout. This tournament will be held at the Flushing Valley Golf & Country Club on June 15, with registration starting at 4:30 p.m. and a shot gun start at 5:30 p.m. The format will consist of two-person teams and will include nine holes of golf with a cart. Pizza, a 50/50 raffle and a contest for the Best Lime Green Golf Outfit will be held after the tournament in the club house. Each golfer will also receive a pair of green Buddy socks.

The cost to register is $50 per person. To sponsor a hole for $50, contact Brad Miller at 810-397-6356 or Pat McDonald at 810-516- 7966. To register for the tournament, contact Jeni Miller at 810-397-8867 or Pat McDonald at 810-516-7966. Checks are payable to the Team Buddy Forever Foundation or PayPal. For more info: teambuddyboy@gmail.com. — B.G.

Book Drive for Hurley

FLINT — A book drive is being held through June 14 for Hurley Children’s Hospital. Community donations are being sought to be able to give at least 500 books to Hurley Child Life Services. Books are $5 each with Usborne Books & More, and the company matches donations at 50 percent. With 334 books donated, their match will bring us to 500 books! Additional details are at www.gofundme.com/booksforhurleykids or call Laura at 810-813-4024. — P.S.