In brief

Church hosting craft bazaar

FLINT TWP. — United in Christ Lutheran Church, 6330 Corunna Road, will hold its Annual Craft Bazaar from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday Oct. 3. The church is located between Elms and Dye road. — R.S.

Clerk sets shred date

FLINT TWP. — One last chance to do some fall purging is coming up October 17, which is the date set for the next Shred Day. Twice a year, township Clerk Kim Courts arranges for a paper shredder truck to visit the township hall for the purpose of securely shredding classified and confidential documents. The opportunity to use the shredding service is extended to residents who are allowed to bring two boxes full of documents to be shredded. The truck will be in the parking lot behind the township hall from 10 a.m. to noon that Saturday. The township hall is located at 1490 S. Dye Road. — R.S.

Church hosting monthly Euchre tournaments

FLINT TWP. — After a September hiatus, St. George Orthodox Church, 5191 Lennon Road, will resume hosting its monthly Euchre Tournament on the second Friday of each month. The next event is October 9. 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 — R.S.

Habitat 25th anniversary gala less than a month away

MUNDY TWP. — Tickets are still 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 and live entertainment. More than 250 community leaders and Habitat supporters are expected to attend. For more information, call (810) 766-9089. — R.S.

Hazardous waste collection date set for Oct. 17

GENESEE COUNTY — The fall Household Hazardous Waste & Electronic Waste Collection Day will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 17. Drop off sites will be at the (former) Showcase Cinema East, 5205 E. Court St. in Burton and at the Flint East – Water Service Center, 3310 E. Court St. in Flint. The event is coordinated by the Household Hazardous Waste Consortium of Genesee County with the Genesee County Metropolitan Planning Commission, Genesee

County Sheriff’s Department, Boy Scouts of Grand Blanc Troop 238, ELGA Credit Union, Keep Genesee County Beautiful and several municipalities including Flint Township. For more information and a list of acceptable and unacceptable items for disposal, visit online at or call the Genesee County Recycling Hotline at 810-762-7744. — R.S.

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