In brief

Time for the Pig Roast

FLINT TWP. — Tickets for $10 each for the 6th annual Senior Citizens Center Pig Roast fundraiser from 1-3 p.m. on Saturday, October 14 at the center, 2071 S. Graham Road. Only 100 tickets will be sold. Admission includes one raffle ticket for a Chinese Auction of valuable prizes. Entertainment will be provided. For ticket information, call 810- 732-6290. — R.S.

Peak Sports registering kids

FLINT TWP. — Registrations are being taken for Peak Sports, a basketball and cheerleading league for children in first through sixth grade, sponsored by the Flint Central Church of the Nazarene, 1261 W. Bristol Road. Cost is $65 per child. Peak Sports divides players according to ability and height, as well as practice availability and volunteer coaches’ schedules, to create balanced teams of similar talent. Register online at forms/11/responses/new or call 810-235-5671 for more information. — R.S.

Dinner is served at the V.F.W.

FLINT TWP. — Fish Dinners on Fridays and Home Style Meals on Mondays are now being sold from 4:30 to 7 p.m. at the Swartz Creek V.F.W. Post 3720, 3131 Elms Rd. Monday menus includes Home Style Meals, soups and sandwiches. For more information, call (810) 635-9792. — R.S.

Used Book and DVD Sale

FLINT TWP. — Friends of the Genesee Valley Center Library will hold a used book and DVD sale from 1 to 5 p.m. on Friday October 13 and Saturday October 14. Purchase great books and DVDs at low prices. — R.S.

Trick or Treat hours set

FLINT TWP. The Flint Township Board of Trustees has set time for Halloween Trick-or- Treating from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, October 31. — R.S.

Church hosting benefit dinner tonight

FLINT TWP. — Tickets are being sold for the “Harvest for H.I.S.” second annual benefit dinner at 6 p.m. Thursday, October 12 at Flint Central Church of the Nazarene Family Center, 1261 West Bristol Road. H.I.S. stands for Helping Individuals Succeed with a goal to goal provide assistance to the financially disadvantaged of the community. Tickets are $35 each or $280 for a table of eight. Call 810-629-3982 or go online to — R.S.

Free breast cancer screening

FLINT — The Genesys-Hurley Cancer Institute, 302 Kensington Avenue, will host a free breast cancer screening event Thursday, Oct. 19 from 5 to 7 p.m. Exams to be performed by physicians with follow-up mammogram scheduled if needed. No appointment or registration required, walk-ins welcome. Open to any age. For more information call 762-8313 or 762-8226. — P.S.

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