In brief



Fish boil at church

GRAND BLANC — A Swedish Fish Boil will be held at Holy Spirit Lutheran Church, G-7234 Fenton Road, on Sept. 20 at 3 p.m. sponsored by the VASA Viking Lodge #730 a non-profit organization. Cost is $10 per person. An RSVP is necessary, so call 810-694-9188 or 810-730-1401. — G.G.

Kidney Cancer Support group to meet

FLINT — The Kidney Cancer Support of Michigan will meet Sept. 9, 1:30 p.m. at Genesys Hurley Cancer Institute, 302 Kensington Ave., (off Robert T. Longway Blvd. between I-474 & Dort Hwy.) Guest speaker: Dr. Sunil Rao, cardiologist, Genesys Heart Institute. He will speak on “High Cholesterol,” “High Blood Pressure,” and “Heart Disease” The meeting is open to the general public. Details: Call 810-232- 8233 or 810-762-8226. — G.G.

Comedy beauty pageant to be held Sept. 12

FLINT — The “Queen of Kings” all male Comedy Beauty Pageant at the Food Bank of Eastern Michigan 2300 Lapeer Rd., Flint in the new building off Howard Street on Sept. 12 starts at 7 p.m. doors open at 6 p.m. The finest male contestants will compete in four different categories with crowing of the “Queen” at the end. Only 200 Tickets available for $5. Men and women welcome, light refreshments. Cash donations only for prizes, voting and ticket sales. All proceeds support the Food Bank of Eastern Michigan with the help of the Windmill Woman’s Circle. Details: Call 810-853-8531, 810-813-4778 or 810-399-6722. — G.G.

Sloan to hold Golden Memories event

FLINT — A very special event exclusively for original or authentically restored vehicles produced in 1965 or earlier will be held Sept. 20 at Sloan*Longway. The Golden Memories Automobile Gathering is sponsored by Friends of Sloan*Longway, making it free to exhibitors and attendees. They welcome all authentic and original automobiles 1965 and prior. Not visual modifications allowed. Registration takes place between 9 a.m. and noon the day of the event. The event is from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Driver and one passenger will receive free admission to the show grounds, Sloan Museum, the Buick Automotive Gallery and 10 percent off all Sloan Museum Store purchases.

The show is free and open to the public to walk among the vehicles. If visitors wish to also see Sloan Museum, regular museum admission is charged. This event is non-competitive, so there will be no judging, just a relaxing day with friends and fellow car enthusiasts who love well preserved and restored automobiles. Lottery drawing for the dash plaque vehicle of the 2016 show. Special recognition and a pass in review for vehicles celebrating a 50, 75, and 100 year anniversaries. — G.G.


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