In brief



Library events in July

FLINT TWP. — The Genesee Valley Center Library (Sears Wing) of the Genesee District Library will hold a Literature Book Club on July 11 at 7 p.m. Guests will discuss literary classics, but titles are voted on by the group. On July 12 at 5 p.m. the mall branch will host “Under Construction” where participants can build the tallest tower, use magnets to sort hardware and follow a blueprint to build structures using hands-on STEM activities. The mall library also will hold a Nonfiction Book Club on July 18 at 7 p.m. and on July 27 at 5 p.m. will hold a Movie Club for which guests will view movies at home and come prepared to discuss with the group. — R.S.

Donations sought for Sept. robotics yard sale

FLINT TWP. —Donations are being sought for the annual Carman-Ainsworth Robotics Yard Sale Fundraiser to be held from 9am – 5 pm. Saturday, September 2, Sunday, September 3 and Monday, September 4 at 5301 S. Dyewood Drive, between Court St and Calkins off Dye Rd. All proceeds go to the robotics team. For more information, contact Ellen Crain via email at ellenc@bigmo314.com or call 810-691-2810. — R.S.

“That Day is Coming” bus tour rescheduled

FLINT TWP. — Tickets are not needed but a love offering will be received for a rescheduled concert by the renown Collingsworth Family at 6 p.m. Sunday, July 9 at Central Church of the Nazarene, 1261 W Bristol Road. “That Day is Coming” is the newest full-scale studio project for the Collingsworth Family who have sung and played all over the United States (as well as internationally) into their 27th year of ministry. The concert originally planned for June 18 had to be canceled due to a power outage. For information about events at Central Church of the Nazarene centralnazarene.com / 810-235-5671. — R.S.

Golf benefit planned

FLINT TWP. — “On the Green,” the inaugural Carman-Ainsworth Education Foundation Gold Scramble will take place at the Flint Golf Club on Monday, July 24. Donations and sponsorships are sought. For details and registration visit online at www.carmanainsworthhappenings.com/ wp-content/uploads/2017/06/CA_ Golf- Outing-2017-email.pdf — R.S.

Schools of Choice applications accepted

FLINT TWP. — The Schools of Choice application period for the 2017-18 school year, has ended for grades K–5 at Carman Ainsworth Schools but applications are still being accepted for grades 6-12 until August 18. Applications are available in the Administration Building or online. — R.S.


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