In brief

Old Newsboys to hold St. Patty’s Bowling event

FLINT— The Old Newsboys of Flint will host their first Bowling Blow-Out on March 15 at B’s Bowling on Center Rd. in Flint. There will be two sessions. The first session, 6:30-8:30 p.m., is geared for family fun. The second session, 9-11 p.m., will be for the more mature crowd.

There will be door prizes, pizza, soda, and St. Patrick’s Day shenanigans at both sessions. Teams are $25 per person and registration must be submitted by March 6.

Details: Call 810-744-1840. — G.G.

Breakfast with Elmo at Sloan Museum

FLINT — Kids can have Breakfast With Elmo on March 2, 8:30-10:30 a.m. at the Sloan Museum, 1221 E. Kearsley St. For families with kids ages 2 and up. The cost is $20 adult, $15 youth ages 2-11. APHC Members $11 adult, $9 youth ages 2-11.

All food made in a nut-free kitchen. Limited space.

Registration: Call 810-237-3427. — 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 The meeting is open to the general public. — G.G.

The Point opens churches in Grand Blanc, Flint

GOODRICH — The Point Church is launching two new church locations on Easter Sunday. In addition to its location in Goodrich, Easter Sunday will launch a new location of The Point in Downtown Flint as well as Grand Blanc.

The Point’s Downtown Flint location will be meeting at 718 Oak Street in the Grand Traverse district of Downtown Flint. The Point will be sending 20 families out of its Goodrich location to begin gathering each week in Downtown Flint to create a vibrant, life and city-changing church in the heart of the city. Gatherings will take place each Sunday beginning on Easter Sunday, March 31, at 4:30 p.m.

In Grand Blanc, The Point is set to begin meeting each Sunday starting Easter at 9:30am at NCG Trillium Cinemas, 8220 Trillium Circle Ave.

Details: Call 810-636-7775 or e-mail — G.G.

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