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 Craft show
FLINT TWP. — The scholarship committee at New Creation Church of God, 3472 Lennon Rd., will hold a Fall Craft Show, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 16. The public is invited to come out and support this event as a shopper or vendor. All proceeds will go to the church Scholarship fund. — R.S.
Special FIA exhibit
FLINT — The Flint Institute of Arts presents Size Matters: Big & Small Works from the FIA Collection, featuring objects both gigantic and diminutive, dating from the 1700s to the present day. This exhibit begins in the Hodge Gallery of the Flint Institute of Arts on Saturday, Sept.16 through Dec. 30. For more information, please call 810-234-1695 or visit www.flintarts.org. — P.S.
Ceramic exhibit at FIA
FLINT — A special exhibit of ceramics, “The Art of Containment” features a 30-year collection of over 100 contemporary ceramic objects from a Bloomfield Hills resident as part of the re-opening events scheduled at the Flint Institute of Arts which re-opens to normal operating hours Saturday, September 16. The re-opening also features “Size Matters: Big & Small Works from the FIA”, a collection of the eccentric vision of William Stolpin. Visitors can see the exhibit starting Saturday, September 16 through Sunday, January 7, 2018. For hours and other information, please call 810-234-1695 or visit www.flintarts.org. — P.S.
Art on Tap Beer Tasting
FLINT — The Flint Institute of Arts presents the 10th Annual Art on Tap Beer Tasting on Saturday, September 23. Enjoy the VIP event at 5 p.m. or the main event from 6–9 p.m. Featuring seasonal beers and local breweries. Reservations include 5 tasting tickets and a complimentary glass. Additional tasting tickets are $1.00 each. 100+ craft beers, delicious cuisine from The Palette Café, live music by the Genesee Ramblers, and incredible glassblowing demonstrations. flintarts.org/events/special events/beer-tasting. — P.S.
Renaissance Fest features “Wonders of the World
HOLLY – The Michigan Renaissance Festival this weekend features “Bring your Green” for the 5th weekend as we celebrate Irish Heritage! Check out the Flint Pipe and Drum Band, Irish Heavy Games, Green Beer and of course lots of Guinness! Residents will have a chance to escape from this realm and journey into a time when Kings and Queens ruled and Mermaids and Fairies are more than just a dream. Open weekends through Oct. 1, from 10 a.m. – 7 p.m., rain or shine. Admission at the gate: Adults $22.95; Children 5-12 $13.95; four and under are free! Discount tickets are available at participating Kroger, Walgreens, Goodwill and Menards stores