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Annual church luncheon/bake sale

FLINT TWP. — The Middle Eastern Luncheon and Bake Sale will be held from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Thursday, September 24, at St. George Orthodox Church, 5191 Lennon Road (behind Kohl’s and between Linden and Dye Roads). The menu includes Cooked Kibbee, Green Bean Stew (Yahnee) and Rice, Hummus, Salad, Pita Bread, Dessert, Coffee and Iced Tea. A Vegetarian Plate will also be available and also take-out or free delivery for orders of 8 or more. The cost is $10 per person. For Information call: St. George at 810-732-0720. — R.S.

Free appliance recycling event at CAMS

FLINT TWP. — On September 26, from 9:00 a.m. until noon, Genesee County residents can bring unwanted, working and non-working appliances to the Carman- Ainsworth Middle School to be recycled at no charge. The Genesee County Metropolitan Planning Commission (GCMPC) has organized this appliance collection in collaboration with Great Lakes Recycling (GLR), which is based in Flint, and Keep Genesee County Beautiful. Appliances that contain refrigerant, such as refrigerators, air conditioners, and dehumidifiers will be safely transported to GLR’s facility where the refrigerant will be properly extracted. Appliances will be recycled. For more information, contact the Genesee County Recycle Hotline at (810) 762-7744 or by email at: Recycle@co.genesee. mi.us R.S.

Habitat for Humanity celebrating 25 years of community building

MUNDY TWP. — Tickets are now being sold for the 25th anniversary celebration of Genesee County Habitat for Humanity from 5:30-7:30 p.m., Thursday, October 15 at the Holiday Inn Gateway Center, Tickets are $50 per person and $450 per table of 10. This gala dinner will include guest speakers, an auction, along with live entertainment. More than 250 community leaders and Habitat supporters are expected to attend. For more information, call (810) 766-9089. — R.S.

Human Trafficking Educational Seminar

GOODRICH — The Goodrich United Methodist Church, 8071 S. State Rd, will be hosting a Human Trafficking seminar on Sept. 26, from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Speakers will be Julie Redeemer from Women At Risk International, David Robertson State Senator, Amy Rouleau of Restoration House, and Jane White the Director of the State of Michigan Task Force on Human Trafficking. Cost including lunch is $15.00. Checks can be made out to Goodrich UMW and sent to Lynn Hoffman by Sept. 19 at Goodrich UMC. — P.S.


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