In brief

Old Newsboys fundraiser at Flushing Moose Lodge

FLUSHING — Flushing Moose Lodge will be hosting its 6th Annual Benefit for the Old Newsboys of Flint on Sweetest Day, Oct. 16. Music will be performed by Rachelle Rae & the Banned. There will also be dancing, snacks, prizes, a cash bar, a 50/50 drawing and raffles. A suggested donation of $20 will sponsor a child for the Old Newsboys’ Christmas programs. The doors will open at 6 p.m. and music will start at 7 p.m. Flushing Moose Lodge is located on 7044 N. Elms Road in Flushing. Info: contact Tammy Reitano at 810-659-6626, Lisa Kirk at 810- 577-5271 or the Old Newsboys at 810-744- 1840. — B.G.

Sensory Friendly Trunk or Treat

FLUSHING — Mercy Plus Autism Services will be holding a sensory friendly Trunk or Treat on Oct. 23. A ribbon cutting for the center will be held at 1:30 p.m., followed by the trunk or treat and a fall festival from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Activities will include pumpkin painting, a magic show, games, refreshments and much more. Mercy Plus Autism Services is located on 2521 N. Elms Rd. in Flushing. — B.G.