In brief

Biz group set to hear about revolutionary cancer treatment center

FLINT TWP. — Hesham Gayar M.D., chairman of the Department of Radiation Oncology at McLaren Medical Center will be the guest speaker at the March 20 meeting of the West Flint Business Association. Gayar will talk about McLaren’ new state-of-the-art Proton Therapy Center for cancer treatment slated to open later this year. The meeting is open to the public and will be held from noon to 1:15 p.m. at Teppanyaki Grill & Buffet (formerly Old Country Buffet) on Miller Road. — R.S.

CAMS theater presentation

FLINT TWP. — The Carman-Ainsworth Middle School Theater Department presentation this week of “Murder’s in the HEIR’’ was set to be held at 7 p.m. on March 14-15. Tickets are $5 for adults, $3 for students and $20 for a family of 5-8. Senior citizens and children under four are admitted free.—R.S.

Kindergarten roundup is next week

FLINT TWP. — Kindergarten registration for the fall will be held from March 18-22 at all four Carman-Ainsworth elementary schools. Children turning age 5 by November are eligible to register. Parents please note the change in the age requirement pursuant to Senate Bills 315 and 316. Registration Information needed includes proof of residency (e.g. mortgage statement, lease, mail, utility bill, insurance document, bank statement); a certified birth certificate, up-to-date immunization record, Social security number; custody restrictions (if applicable); and Hearing and vision screening (if already done).

Registration times are from 9 a.m. t 4 p.m. on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday and 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Tuesday.

Parents unsure of which building to report to can call the administration building at 591.3206 or contact the schools as follows:

Dillon Elementary, 1197 Schumacher Ave., Burton – 591-3590

Dye Elementary, 1174 Graham Rd., Flint – 591-3229

Randels Elementary, 6022 Brobeck St., Flint – 591-3250

Rankin Elementary, 3459 Mundy Ave, Swartz Creek – 591-4605 — R.S.

Notice of Public Hearing: Native American Education Program

FLINT TWP. — The Carman-Ainsworth and Westwood Heights Native American Education (Title VII) Program will hold a public hearing to discuss the needs of, objectives and activities for enrolled Native American students during the 2013-2014 school year.

This event will take place Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at 4:30 p.m.

The location of the meeting is: Native American Education Program Office 3493 Beveridge Road Flint, Michigan 48532. These meetings are open to the public. —R.S.

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