In brief

Yard waste pickup begins April 2

FLINT TWP. — Flint Township Supervisor Karyn Miller said yard waste compost pickup on Thursdays will begin April 2. — G.G.

Easter Eggs hunt scheduled for March 28

FLINT TWP. — The 3rd Annual Easter Egg Hunt sponsored by the Flint Township Economic Development Authority will be held March 28 at 10 a.m. in the Flint Township Park, 5200 Norko Dr. The township is seeking donations from the public and businesses who would like to be part of this family event.

The EDC welcomes prizes, gift baskets, candy, gift certificates, monetary donations, etc. In addition to the Easter Egg Hunt there will also be a visit by the Easter Bunny and prizes. Details: Call Carol Pfaff- Dahl at 810-252-2049. — G.G.

Family Game Night

FLINT — The Beecher-Vera B. Rison Library will hold a Family Game Night on March 17 at 5 p.m. Bring the whole family. A light snack will be provided. — G.G.

Genesee District Library Board of Trustees Meeting

FLINT TWP. — The Headquarters Library will host the Genesee District Library Board of Trustees meeting on March 16 at 5:30 p.m. The meeting is open to the public. — G.G.

Smartphone and Tablet Assistance

FLINT TWP. — The Headquarters Library will hold Smartphone and Tablet Assistance on March 23 at 4 p.m. Bring your device and ask questions. — G.G.

VFW serves up dinner

FLINT TWP. — The Swartz Creek VFW Post, 3131 Elms Road, serves homestyle meals Monday nights, and burgers Wednesday nights, from 4:30-7 p.m. Fish fries take place Fridays. — L.R.

Vendors needed for Art in the Park

FLUSHING — Vendors with unique homemade items are needed for the 54th annual Art in the Park to be held on Saturday, June 6 at Riverview Park in Flushing. This event is sponsored by the GFWC Flushing Women’s Club and through the years has provided artists an opportunity to display and sell their articles in a friendly hometown atmosphere. Club members are working to make the Art Fair even bigger this year by adding more vendors, food trucks and entertainment. It is the perfect beginning of summer event to attend with friends and family. Details: Call 810-516-1461. — B.G.

Swiss Steak Dinner

FLUSHING — The Flushing Masonic Center will be hosting its next Swiss Steak Dinner on March 15 from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. The dinner is $10 per person and take-outs are available. At this dinner, the Masons will be accepting donations for the Flushing Christian Outreach Center (FCOC). The FCOC will accept food, clothing, personal care items, pet food, small household goods and CASH. The Flushing Masonic Center is located on 349 S. Seymour Rd. in Flushing. — B.G.