In brief

Christmas Bake Sale

FLUSHING — The Flushing United Methodist Women will be hosting their annual Christmas Bake Sale during Flushing’s Candlewalk on Dec. 5 and 6. Customers can purchase yeast bread tea rings for $15, buckeye candy for $6 per bowl and cookies for $7 per tray. All products will be made from scratch by the Flushing United Methodist Women, and all profits will be used toward missions. Order today by calling Laragene at 810-659-2081 and pick up at Flushing United Methodist Church on 413 E. Main St. If you don’t order ahead, come in and buy while the goods last. All items freeze well and make good gifts. — B.G.

Santa’s Workshop

FLUSHING — Springview Elementary School is looking for crafters for its annual Santa’s Workshop, which will be held in the Springview Elementary gym on Dec. 11 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tables are $20 and all items sold must have a price tag of $10 or less. Contact Jennie Dumas at 810-625-8459 or libertygirl7694@gmail.com for more information. — B.G.

Flushing Knights of Columbus Raffle

FLUSHING — The Flushing Knights of Columbus #8489 will be holding a raffle drawing on Dec. 14. Prizes include a Generac Portable Generator and gift certificates from Bueche’s Food World. Raffle tickets are $5 each. All proceeds will go toward supporting the Flushing K of C chapter and the St. Joseph Council #2211. Get your raffle tickets today by calling Jonathan Smith at 810-223- 7459. — B.G.

3D Printing

FLUSHING — The Flushing Area Library will hold a 3D Printing program on December 12 at 6 p.m. Learn the basics of Tinkercad and 3D printing. — B.G.

Quilt Exhibit

GRAND BLANC — The Grand Blanc Arts Council presents an exhibit of Art Quilts by

Mary Andrews; inspired by a Chihuly exhibit at the Botanical Gardens in Phoenix where the fabric is hand dyed, then fused and machine quilted (some are also painted and hand embroidered). The exhibit is through Jan. 14, 2020 at the Grafted Root Eatery in the Coach Stop Plaza, 12235 S. Saginaw Rd. Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday, Sunday 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Thursday and Friday 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Details: grandblancartscouncil.org. — P.S.

Happy Paw-lidays

GRAND BLANC TWP. — Spud Software, 9478 S. Saginaw St. will host Lucky Day Animal Rescue on Sunday, Dec. 8 from 1–5 p.m. for a day of festive fun featuring vendors, a wine pull, new merchandise for sale, adoptable animals and a silent auction–all to support the Lucky Day mission of saving animals in need and providing them with great care. We will also have animals available for adoption. — P.S.