In brief



Senior Citizens will dance to ’50s music

FLINT TWP. — The Senior Center, 2071 Graham Road, will host Dance Night from 6- 8 p.m. on Friday, February 24. It will feature music by the Fairlanes and Devilles, an oldies band. Tickets are $5 each. Pop and pizza-by-the-slice will be sold for $1 each. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Call 810-732- 6290 for tickets or details. — R.S.

Titanic Tribute Night

FLINT — The Sloan Museum will offer a Titanic Tribute Night on April 15, from 5:50-7:30 p.m. to memorialize the RMS Titanic on the 105th anniversary of the ship’s sinking. There will be educational activities, hands-on-stations, a lifeboat drill, a memorial wall and more.

Fee includes admission to visit Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition during the event. Fee: Adults $10, Seniors (60+) $9, Youth age 2-11 $9. Buy tickets. Members: Adults $9, Seniors (60+) $8, Youth age 2-11 $8. Buy tickets. Ages: All Ages Welcome Advance registration required. Order online now or call 810-237-3409. — G.G.

A.B.A.T.E. to host motorcycle awareness party

BANCROFT — A.B.A.T.E. (American Bikers Aiming Toward Education) Region 20 is hosting a Motorcycle Awareness Fundraising Party, April 1, starting at 6 p.m. This is event is to help motorcyclists be seen by raising money for a billboard on I-75. Look Twice! Save a Life!!

The party will be held at Bancroft Town Hall, 120 Warren Street, in Bancroft.

Anyone is welcome to come out for an evening of fun, music, food, pop and water balloon throwing. The fundraiser is $10 per person.

Details: Call 810-423-8711 or visit www.abatemichregion20.com or the EVENTS page on Facebook: Abate of Michigan Region20. — G.G.

FSO Concert celebrates Black History Month

FLINT — Join Maestro Enrique Diemcke and the Flint Symphony Orchestra in celebrating Black History month as they perform pieces by Duke Ellington, Leonard Bernstein and George Gershwin. This first concert of 2017 in the Classical Concert Series will be held at 7:30 p.m. on Feb. 25, at The Whiting, 1241 E. Kearsley St., Flint, MI.

Enjoy selections from Porgy and Bess and West Side Story, as well as Duke Ellington’s Black, Brown and Beige: Suite. These and other pieces will be highlighted by the vocals of guest artist Brandie Sutton.

Tickets are available by calling 1-888-8-CENTER or visit www.TheFSO.org. The Flint Symphony Orchestra is part of the Flint Institute of Music, located at 1025 E. Kearsley Street, Flint, MI. For more information call 810-238-1350 or visit www.TheFIM.org. — G.G.


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