In brief



Kidney cancer support group meetings resume

FLINT — The Kidney Cancer Educational Support Group will meet Sept. 18 from 1:30- 3:30 p.m. at Genesys Hurley Cancer Institute, 302 Kensington Ave., Flint (off Robert T. Longway Boulevard, between I-475 & Dort Highway).

The featured speaker will be Dr. Kate Heritage Kraft, MD; Assistant Professor of Urology, University of Michigan; Medical Practice-Pediatric Urology.

The topic will be Pediatric Kidney Cancer. The meeting is open to the general public.

Details: Call Prof. Frank Friedman at 810- 232-8233; or Lori Burger, GHCI at 810-762- 8226. September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month.

Funds are needed for Childhood Cancer Research. Please donate to the fund/organization of your choice. — G.G.

Davison Class of 1968 to hold 45th reunion

DAVISON — The Davison High School Class of 1968 will celebrate its 45-year class reunion, Sept. 14, at Madden’s Lounge, 809 N. State Rd., in the banquet room.

Social hours is at 5 p.m. and dinner is at 6 p.m. Tickets are $15 per person, $20 at the door. Make check or money order payable to Jean Keen. Send payment to: DHS Class of 68, P.O. Box 745, Davison, 48423. — G.G.

Flint Northern grads to hold reunion

FLINT — Flint Northern High School classes of 1947, 1948 and 1949 will hold their 64th, 65th, & 66th Reunion Luncheon, Sept. 13, at the Bavarian Inn Restaurant, 713 S Main St., Frankenmuth, MI 48734.

Social hour begins at 12 p.m. followed by lunch at 1 p.m.

Guests are welcome.

Details: Call 810-659-3512 or 810-742-0403. — G.G.

McLaren to offer free skin cancer screening

FLINT — McLaren Flint and the McLaren Cancer Institute-Flint are offering a free skin cancer screening to the general public on Sept. 18, from 3:30-6 p.m. in the McLaren Medical Education Building, G-3230 Beecher Rd.

Full body screenings will be performed by area dermatologists and internal medicine physicians and residents from McLaren Flint.

Registration is recommended. Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the United States. The most serious type of skin cancer, malignant melanoma, will result in nearly 9,000 deaths this year.

Details: Call 1-877-625-2736. — G.G.


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