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C-A accepting Schools of Choice applications

FLINT TWP. — Non-resident students interested in attending Carman-Ainsworth Schools for the second semester can apply during an upcoming Limited State Schools of Choice Program. Applications will be available Jan. 5-16 for the semester beginning Jan. 26. There are limited openings in all buildings and at all grade levels except at Dye Elementary. Dye has no openings for 4th and 5th grades. Applications are available at the C-A Administration Building, at Court Street and Graham Road. For more information, visit the district’s website at www.carman.k12.mi.us , the school office or call 591-3206.— R.S.

Flint Community Players stages comedy-mystery

FLINT TWP. — The Flint Community Players, 2462 S. Ballenger Hwy, will be staging Ken Ludwig’s The Game’s Afoot – or – Holmes for the Holidays, Jan. 29-31, Feb. 6-7 at 8 p.m. and Feb. 1 & 8 at 2:30 p.m. Directed by Sam Di Vita, the comedy-mystery is about an actor famous for playing Sherlock Holmes who goes home for Christmas only to find hijinks and a real-life murder. He takes on his stage persona to track down the killer. Tickets may be purchased over the phone, in person or online. For more information call 810-441- 9302. — R.S.

CAMS hosting Teen Health Check

MUNDY TWP. — Carman-Ainsworth Middle School will host a Hurley Teen Health Check Student Heart Screening Program, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Jan. 17 to look for signs of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM) a serious heart condition that is the leading cause of death In young athletes. This free screening is offered by Hurley Children’s Hospital and the Thomas Smith Memorial Foundation. Thomas Smith was a Flushing High School student who died from HCM in 2011. Pre-registration is required. Please call 810-262-9260 or pick up online registration forms at www.tommysheart.org. — R.S.

Hand-dyed fabric art exhibit

GRAND BLANC TWP. —The Grand Blanc Arts Council is featuring the fiber art of Lois Ann Fulton at Genesys Health Park through February. The exhibit of pictures stitched from hand-dyed fabric can be viewed on the second floor, between the elevators. To purchase a piece of artwork from the exhibit, call the Hospice Division of Reverenceat 810-695- 9878 where 25 percent of proceeds will be donated. – P.S.

Lego Club at Goodrich

GOODRICH —The Genesee District Library at Goodrich will feature a Lego Club from Jan. 3, 11 a.m.-12 p.m. Ages 6-12. We will be working in teams to build awesome projects to be displayed in the library. Come prepared to be creative and have fun! No registration is needed. The club meets the first Saturday of every month at 11 a.m. — P.S.


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