In brief



Twp. business reminders

FLINT TWP. — The regular township board meeting on Monday, August 3 is cancelled due to Tuesday’s primary election. Only voters who live in the Flushing School District have an issue on the August 4 ballot. The polling place for those two precincts is located at Our Lady of Lebanon Church on Calkins Road. — R.S.

Police departments invite public to National Night Out

FLINT TWP. — Flint Township Police have partnered with Swartz Creek and Mundy Township police for a joint National Night Out event from 4:30-7:30 p.m., Aug. 4 on the grounds of the Flint Township Police Station, 5200 Norko Drive. The event offers something for the entire family including tours, a bounce house and public safety demonstrations. — R.S.

Reservations taken for Senior Center yard sale

FLINT TWP. — Spaces can be reserved for $5 each at the Carman-Ainsworth Senior Center Parking Lot Sale, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Friday, August 7. Fees must be paid in advance due to limited space in the parking lot. The yard sale style event is a repeat from last year. Vendors must bring their own tables. Details: Call 810-732-6290. — R.S.

Robotics fundraiser offers Tigers tickets

FLINT TWP. — Want to win tickets to a Tigers’ game? Enter the robotics raffle drawing for a chance to win four tickets and a parking pass, valued at $380, for the September 5 game at Comerica Park in Detroit. Seats 7, 8, 9 and 10 are in the fifth row of Section 129. Raffle tickets are being sold for $1 each and will benefit the Carman- Ainsworth Robotics program. To purchase a raffle ticket, call 810-691-2810 or e-mailellenC@bigmo314.com. The raffle drawing will be held at 7 p.m. on Aug. 19. You don’t need to be present to win. — R.S.

Church hosting monthly Euchre tournaments

FLINT TWP. — St. George Orthodox Church, 5191 Lennon Road, is hosting a Euchre Tournament on the second Friday of each month, except in September. The next event is Aug. 14. Registration will begin at 6:30 p.m. followed by play at 7 p.m. Food will be sold and cash prizes offered. A $5 donation is requested. Details: Call 810-732- 0720 or 810-813-1076. — R.S.

Yard sale donations needed

FLINT TWP. — The Carman-Ainsworth robotics team is currently accepting donations for its Robotics Yard Sale Fundraiser to be heldSeptember 5-7. All proceeds go to the robotics team. For more information contact Ellen Crain by email at ellenc@bigmo314.com or call 810-691-2810. — R.S.


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