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Hurley partners with STAT EMS, county parks for Rescue 911 events

FLINT — Hurley Medical Center is partnering with STAT EMS, Genesee County Parks, along with local police and fire Departments for the next FREE Rescue 911 event, for kids ages 8 through 12.

Registration is being accepted for the event online at www.statems.net/save_ a_ life or call 810-238-7672 ext. 205.

The events include:

• Flushing County Park, 545 S McKinley Rd., in Flushing on June 26 from 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

• Bluebell Beach, 5500 Bray Rd., Genesee Township, June 27, from 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

• Linden County Park, 15349 S. Linden Rd., Linden, on Aug. 22, from 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

The events include pulse and target heart rate and the importance of exercise, along with relay races, 3 legged race and other fun games, and: Ident-a-Kid; First Aid; Bullying Information; Summer & Swim Safety; Bike & Helmet Safety; Home Alone Safety; Fire Prevention & Fire Safety; FREE Lunch — Program Materials and T-shirts for Kids. — G.G.

Kidney Cancer group to meet June 12

FLINT — The Kidney Cancer Educational Support Group of Michigan will meet June 12 from 1:30-3:30 p.m. at the Genesys Hurley Cancer Institute, 302 Kensington. Guest speaker: Nancy Dekatch, Dekatch Caregivers Institute.

The topic is “All About Caregiving.” The meeting is open to the public.

Details: Call 810-232-8233 or 810-762-8226 or e-mail frankfriedman8311@yahoo.com. — G.G.

Flint Area Unity Council holding AA classes

GENESEE COUNTY — The Flint Area Unity Council has 235 Alcoholics Anonymous meetings listed in its 2013 meeting book.

The AA Helpline is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week at 810-234-0815.

For meeting schedules and other information, visit the website at: www.geneseecountyaa.org. — G.G.

Whaley House in Flint open for tours

FLINT — The Whaley House, 624 E. Kearsley St., is open for tours Tuesday, Thursdays and Fridays from 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Saturdays from 1-4 p.m. Admission is $5 for adults and $3 for children.

Visit www.whaleyhouse.com for a full calendar of events.

Details: Call 810-471-4714. — G.G.


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