In brief

Giant Book Sale

FLINT TWP. — The Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Flint, 2474 S. Ballenger Hwy., is having a giant book sale starting today (Oct. 3) through Oct. 5.

There will be a huge selection of books, DVDs, and CDs at great prices. Times are Oct. 3-4 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Oct. 5 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. — G.G.

Mundy Twp. fire department to hold Open House Oct. 6

MUNDY TWP. — There will be an open house for the Mundy Township Fire Department, 4011 W. Hill Rd., Oct. 6 from 1-4 p.m. There will be food, extrication demonstration, police, EMS, bounce house. — G.G.

Flushing Rotary Club Beer Tent recap

FLUSHING — The Flushing Rotary Club has announced that it raised around $23,000 from its annual Beer Tent and Raffle Fundraiser, which was held in Flushing on Sept. 13 and 14. This year’s beer tent drew 250 attendees on Sept. 13 and 350 attendees on Sept. 14. All funds raised will be used for Rotary Club community projects in Flushing. — B.G.

Tricks for Treats

FLUSHING — The 13th Annual Tricks for Treats will be held at Key-Lore Woof Woods Dog Park on Oct. 12. This fun event for dogs and dog owners will feature a Treat Trail from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. and a Costume Contest at 2 p.m. Registration starts at noon. Free donations to benefit the Humane Society of Genesee County will be welcomed. More info: visit or Key-Lore Pet Rest Gardens is located on 7185 Gillette Rd. in Flushing Township. — B.G.

FOX 66 Health Expo 2019

FLINT TWP. — FOX 66/NBC 25 News and the Genesee Valley Center host the 2019 FOX 66 Health Expo on Oct. 12 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at the Genesee Valley Center mall, 3341 S. Linden Road. This free event will offer a myriad of health screenings, demonstrations and resources aimed to empower the families of Flint and surrounding areas. Meet local businesses, doctors, specialists and more. Vendors who want to be part of the FOX66 Health Expo can call 810-785-8866 and ask for Andrea Guith. Details: events/498629837566836/. — P.S.

Hurley Teen Heart Health Check

FLUSHING TWP. — Hurley Children’s Hospital and the Thomas Smith Memorial Foundation will be hosting a Teen Heart Health Check at Flushing Middle School on Oct. 19 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. This event is open to all teens from ages 13 to 19. To participate, you must pre-register by calling 810-262-7123. For more information and to print a registration packet, visit — B.G.