In brief



MCC presents a free, three-part story hour series

FLINT — A new story hour program designed for children ages 2-7 and their parents and caregivers is being presented by Mott Community College this month.

The storytellers, students enrolled in MCC’s “Introduction to Storytelling” class (English – 211) will be participating in the Story Hour to fulfill a community service requirement of the course. This event is free and open to the public.

The Story Hour Series will be held in the Trustee Hall of the MCC Event Center, located adjacent to the MCC Library at 1401 E. Court in Flint. Three Story Hour sessions are scheduled at the following times: 9-10 a.m., Feb. 22; 1-2 p.m., Feb. 23; and 11 a.m.-noon, March 2. English Prof. Heather Sisto, coordinator of the Story Hour series, will attend each session.

Details: E-mail www.Heather. Sisto@mcc.edu. — G.G.

Ask the Lawyer series continues

FLINT — The Genesee County Bar Association is hosting its “Ask The Lawyer” free community seminar focusing on Driver’s License Restoration & Responsibility on Thursday, March 14, 2013, 6 p.m., at the Flint Public Library. This seminar is open to the public and is a community collaboration between the Flint Public Library and Legal Services of Eastern Michigan.

It would be appreciated if you would post the attached flyer in a public place inside your establishment. Additional copies of the flyer can be found on our website at: http:// www.gcbalaw.org/ page. cfm? pageid= 42 If you or others in your organization identify other legal topics that would be of interest to the public, or to those you serve, please contact me at the Genesee County Bar Association at 810-232-6012. — G.G.

Kidney Cancer support group meets March 20

FLINT — The Kidney Cancer Support Group of Michigan (est. 2007) will meet March 20 at 1:30 p.m. at Genesys Hurley Cancer Institute, 302 Kensington Ave. (off Robt. T. Longway Blvd. between I-475 and Dort Hwy).

Steve Hutchins, MBA, BSN. RN and senior technical sales specialist oncology of Prometheus Labs. presents “Proleukin (Interleukin-2): The Role of Immunotherapy in the Treatment of Metastatic Melanoma and Renal Cell Carcinoma.”

The featured speaker will be Ulka Vaishampayan, MD, associate professor, Wayne State University, Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute. Featuring patient speaker Thomas Boyes.

RSVP by March 15.

Details: Call 313-801-1509 or 810-232-8233 or e-mail shutchings@prometheuslabs.com. The meeting is open to the general public. March is Kidney Cancer Awareness Month in Michigan and March 14 is World Kidney Day. Be sure to have your kidneys checked. — G.G.


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