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CAHS theater staging a musical comedy

FLINT TWP. — Tickets are now on sale for the Carman-Ainsworth High School Theater production of “Bring It On,” a musical teen comedy. Tickets are $5 in advance and $8 at the door. Performances are at 7 p.m. May 6-8 and 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. on May 9. — R.S.

St. George hosting euchre tourney on May 8

FLINT TWP. — St George Church, 5191 Lennon Road will host a euchre tournament fundraiser in the church hall on Friday May 8. Registration starts at 6:30 p.m. and play at 7 p.m. Food and refreshments will be available for sale. Cash prizes. For details, call 810- 732-0720 or 810-813-1076. — R.S.

Shred day coming soon

FLINT TWP. — Gather your old papers and private documents to securely discard on the annual Shred Day coming up from 10 a.m. to noon, Saturday, May 16 in the parking lot of the township administration building, 1490 Dye Road. Shred Experts will bring in a truck equipped to shred documents into confetti. It is for township residents only, who are allowed to bring up to two medium-sized boxes or two shopping bags, to help keep the line moving. — R.S.

Wellspring Lutheran Services hosts open house

FLINT —To help best fulfill its mission of serving seniors, families and children, Wellspring Lutheran Services moved its headquarters from Frankenmuth to Flint in February. On Thursday, May 7, from 3:00- 6:00 p.m., Wellspring will open its doors to the community to showcase the new facility located at 4100 Pier North Blvd., Suite A, off Pierson Road near I-75. The new offices are home to about 30 employees, and serve as a statewide headquarters. It is also a centralized meeting facility for Wellspring’s 1,400 employees, and its board members.

“The recent historic combination of child and family services with senior services has fueled our growth and the need for a new home office to better serve people in Michigan,” said Dave Gehm, president and CEO. Wellspring Lutheran Services, formerly Lutheran Homes of Michigan and Lutheran Child & Family Service of Michigan, is a $80 million nonprofit providing services including: adoption resources, affordable housing, assisted living, family preservation, foster care, geriatric care management, home care, hospice and grief support, independent living, memory care, parenting support, short-term rehabilitation, skilled nursing care and supportive housing. Employees work statewide from more than 30 locations in more than 50 of Michigan’s 83 counties. — R.S.


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