CARDS AND GAMES
EVERY 3RD FRIDAY Euchre tournament hosted by the Swartz Creek Knights of Columbus at St. Mary’s Church Hall, 4413 Morrish Rd., Swartz Creek. Registration begins at 6:30 p.m. and play begins at 7 p.m. Cost is $5. Details: 810-635-3684.
SATURDAY, MARCH 12 Euchre fundraiser for Renegades travel baseball team at Madden’s Lounge, 809 North State Rd., Davison. Sign-up at 5 p.m., euchre at 6 p.m. $10 to play. Details: 810-252- 4896.
TUESDAYS Knit/Crochet Out of Love (KOOL) ministry meeting from 6:30-8:30 p.m. in room 219 of Grand Blanc Faith Lutheran Church. Details: Judy Caruso at 810-424-1566. Revolution, Teen Word of Life Clubs at the First Baptist Church of Grand Blanc, 6106 S. Saginaw Rd., from 6-7:30 p.m. Junior and senior high school students are welcome. Details/registration: 810-694-9136.
WEDNESDAYS Word of Life clubs at the First Baptist Church of Grand Blanc. Club is from 6-7:30 p.m. Adult Bible study is available at the same time. Details/registration: 810-694-9136 or 810-694-7888.
TUESDAYS, THROUGH MARCH 22 “Ester: It’s Tough Being a Woman” bible study, 6:30-8:30 p.m., at Journey Ministires, 10183 Lapeer Rd., Davison. Cost is $20, workbook and childcare provided. Details:810-744-4640.
MON., TUES., THURS. Lunch and programs at noon at Temple Beth El, G-5150 Calkins Rd., Flint, hosted by Jewish Community Services and funded by the Genesee County Senior Millage. Cafe Shalom Namaste features Kosher and Asian Indian Food, along with educational and entertainment programs open to those of any faith or ethnicity. Details: 810-767-5922.
FIRST, THIRD SATURDAYS Free community gym and dodgeball tournament from 7-10 p.m. at Victory World Outreach Church, 10291 Green Rd., Goodrich. Activities include basketball, ping pong, fooseball and dodgeball tournaments. Details: 810-636-2100.
THURSDAYS Harmony Gateway Chorus rehearsals from 7-9:30 p.m. at the Davison Assembly of God Church, 1234 S. Gale Rd., Davison. Details: 810-664-3552, 810-496-0516 or email@example.com.
THURSDAY, APRIL 14
Ask the Lawyer seminar covering The Americans with Disabilities act at the Flint Public Library, 1026 E. Kearsley St., Flint, from 6-7:30 p.m. Reservations/details: 810-232-6000 or www.gcbalaw.org.
SATURDAY, APRIL 30
Pheasants Forever seed distribution for habitat planning for Pheasants Forever members at ForMar Nature Center, 2142 N. Genesee Rd., Burton, from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Cost for membership is $35 per year. Details: www.geneseecountypf.com, 810-635-7988 or 810-695-5169.
SATURDAY, MAY 21
Pheasants Forever seed distribution for habitat planning at ForMar Nature Center, 2142 N. Genesee Rd., Burton, from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Details: www.geneseecountypf.com, 810-635-7988 or 810-695-5169
FOOD FOR A CAUSE
WEDNESDAYS AND SUNDAYS Angel food orders taken at Covenant Word of Life Church, 5058 Lapeer Rd., Burton, at 6 p.m. Wednesdays and 12:30 p.m. Sundays. Details: www.cwolchurch.com, Kim Rodden at 810-280-0438 or firstname.lastname@example.org or Phyllis Cook at 810-715-3857. Angel Food Ministries orders taken at Goodrich United Methodist Church, 8071 S. State Rd., Goodrich, from 5-6 p.m. Wednesdays and 11:15 a.m. Sundays. Details: www.goodrich umc.org, 810-636-2908 or 810-287-1697.
THIRD SATURDAYS Country Breakfast hosted by the Davison DeMolay at the Davison Masonic Center, 9108 Davison Rd., Davison, from 8-11 a.m. Cost is $6 for adults, $4 for children ages 5-12 and free for children 4 years and younger. Details: 810-653-3831.
SECOND SUNDAYS Breakfast buffet hosted by the Polish Legion of American Veterans Post 8, G-4323 W. Carpenter Rd., Flint, from 10 a.m.-noon. Cost is $7 for seniors, $8 for adults and $4 for children 12 and younger. Details: 810-732-7010.
TUESDAY-WEDNESDAY, APRIL 12-13
Pierogi sale at St. John the Evangelist parish, 404 N. Dayton St., Davison, at the parish hall. Pierogis will be available for sale from noon-6 p.m. on Tuesay and 8 a.m. until sold out on Wednesday. Cost is $8 per dozen.
SATURDAY, AUG. 20 “Aging with PPS” educational post-polio confrence at the Genesys Confrence & Banquet Center. Hosted by the Michigan Polio Network Inc. Details: 313-885-7855.
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 9 Book discussion, 6 p.m., at the Davison Area Library, 203 E. Fourth St., Davison. Details: 810-653-2022.
MONDAYS Greater Davison Area Toastmasters Club meetings at 7 p.m. at St. Andrew’ s Presbyterian Church on Davison Road. Details: Ryan Edwards, 810-653-0723 or Neicy Kowalczyk‚ (810) 877-8474. Song of the Lakes Sweet Adelines chorus is looking for female singers for membership openings. Rehearsals are at Davison Senior Center, 10135 Lapeer Rd., Davison, from 7-10 p.m. Details: 810-742-0977 or www.songofthelakes. webs.com.
FIRST TUESDAYS Genesee Area Bead Society meetings at the First Baptist Church of Swartz Creek from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Meetings include speakers, demonstrtions, potlucks and more. Membership is $10 per year and includes 3 make and takes and more. Details: Linda Wernette, 810-230-8580, 810-964-1926 or email@example.com. GFWC Swartz Creek Women’s Club meeting, 1 p.m., at the United Methodist Church in Swartz Creek. Details: 810-635-3569.
TUESDAYS The Grand Blanc Toastmasters Club meets 7-8:30 p.m. at the Genesys Medical Center, 1 Genesys Parkway in Grand Blanc. Guests and new members always welcome. Details: Dan Ware, president, at speaker_ dan@ hot mail.com, 248-705-0407, Vice President of Membership Craig Kelley at firstname.lastname@example.org or 810-606-4583 or www.grandblanc. freetoasthost.net.
THURSDAYS Davison Optimists breakfast meeting from 6:30-7 a.m. at the Apollo Family Restaurant, 715 S. State Rd., Davison. Guests and new members welcome.
SECOND THURSDAYS Inventors Council of Mid Michigan meeting from 7-9 p.m. at Walli’s Restaurant, 1341 Center Rd., Burton. Cost is $5 for non-members. Details: www.inventorscouncil.org, 810- 397-5200 or 810-621-3468.
LAST THURSDAYS GFWC Swartz Creek Women’s Club meeting, 7 p.m., at the Swartz Creek Senior Center. Details: 810-635-3569.
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 20
Vintage fashion show by the Flint Community Players at the meeting of the Grand Blanc Women’s Club at 12:30 p.m. Cost is $11 for the luncheon. Meetings are held at the Flint Elks Club, 7177 E. Maple Ave., Grand Blanc. Details: 810-694-3630.
MAY 10-11 Research trip with the Flint Genealogical Society to Fort Wayne, IN. Cost is $40 for members, $45 for non-members. Tickets on sale in January. Details: 810-655-4957.
TUESDAYS Russell Wayne Project, acoustic music, at Legends, 3235 Thompson Rd., Fenton, from 6-10 p.m.
WEDNESDAYS Duffy Connolly every Wednesday night at The Outer Limits, 8095 N. State Rd., Davison.
TUESDAYS AND THURSDAYS Senior Dance Night at Dom Polski Hall, 3415 N. Linden Rd., Flint. Admission is $5 and includes snacks and refreshments.
THIRD THURSDAY MidMichigan Christian Singles meeting at Glad Tidings Tabernacle, 4475 S. Linden Rd., Flint Township. All faiths welcome. Details: Kathy Brackenridge, 810-743-2165.
Free Indeed 12 step recovery group at 7 p.m. every Tuesday at Faith Tabernacle, 1225 S. Center Rd., Burton. Details: 810-743-0001. Celebrate Recovery program with dinner at 6 p.m. and group at 7 p.m. every Friday at Central Church of the Nazarene, 1261 W. Bristol Rd., Flint. Details: 810-235- 5671. Depression and Bipolar Support Group meets on the first and third Thursdays of the month from 6:30-8 p.m. at Holy Family Church in Grand Blanc. Details: Angela, 810-347- 4706. Autism/Asperger’s support group, Inspiring Hearts for Autism on the first Saturday of the month at 10:30 a.m. Details: Jennifer Schenkel, 810-656-6139 or www.hearts4autism.org. Alzheimer’s caregiver support group meets every second Friday of the month from 10 a.m.-noon at the Davison Senior Center. Celebrate recovery from life’ s hurts, habits and hang-ups support group at Central Church of the Nazarene every Friday. Dinner is at 6 p.m., followed by music, group and fellowship. Childcare up to age 12 available from 6:45-10
p.m. Details: www.centralnazarene.org or 810-235-5671. AL-ANON/Alateen Family Group meetings, call for dates & times, Details: 810-234-1460 or www. al- anon. alateen.org. Celebrate recovery from hurts, habits and hang-ups at Solid Rock Baptist Church, 2222 S. Belsay Rd. Dinner is at 6 p.m. on Saturdays, followed by music, group and fellowship at 7 p.m. Childcare is available from 7-9 p.m. Details: 80-715-2600. Serenity addiction class for anyone with an addiction problem hosted by Pieces in a Basket women’s ministry from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. at 2254 E. Ohmer Rd. Details: www.piecesinabasket. synthasite.com or 989-843-0133. Cards and games at St. Kieran’s Parish on Mound Road in Shelby Township, hosted by Widowed Friends, a peer group for widowed men and women, from 6-9 p.m. on the second Thursday of every month. Details: Paul, 248-656- 9450 or Pat, 586-731-1831. Fibromyalgia support group at the First Metaphysical Church of Davison, 8267 E. Atherton Rd., Davison, at 7 p.m. on the third Thursday of every month. Details: www.spirituality. meetup.com/ 432, Connie at 248-627-2841 or 810-653-3291
SECOND, FOURTH TUESDAY THROUGH MAY 24
Sister Circle women’s ministry meetings from 7-8:30 p.m. at First Congregational Church, located on the corner of Belsay and Perry roads. Details: 810-695-0550.
Avalon hospice needs some friendly folunteers to visit with hospice pationets, hold their hand, listne to stories, watch movies and assist with a meal or light housekeeping. Training classes are Tuesday evenings Sept. 21-Oct. 12. Details: Candy, 810-733-7250 or 800-664-6334. Genesee County Parks is looking for donations of new or gently used egg cartons, plant pots, fishing equipment, buttons, scrap fabrics, paper towel and toilet paper rolls, sunglasses, hats, wool sweaters and scarves. Details: Teneisha Calhoun, Marketing Assistant, at 810.249.3827 or e-mail email@example.com. Volunteers needed for a few hours once a week to help at Avalon Hospice, 2360 Stone Bridge Dr., Flint, to watch movies, play games or just to talk. Detiails: Candy, 810-733-7250 or www.odsyhealth.com. The Senior Companion Program needs seniors to volunteer 20 or more hours a week to help adults ages 21 and up with an identified special needs. Seniors may help with light shopping, bills, preparing and sharing meals, rides to the doctor or just talking. Details: 810-257-3769 or firstname.lastname@example.org. The Great Lakes Bio-regional Land Conservancy is looking for members. Cost is $15 per person or $25 per family. Details: www.glblc.org.
THIRD TUESDAYS Alzheimer’s Blanket Project meets in the conference room of financial Advisor Brian Hurst, 3056 Davison Rd, Ste. 3 in Lapeer. Details: Lorraine Suva, 810-688-4283
Book donation drop offs taken at the Flint Public Library, 1026 E. Kearsley St., Flint, from 10 a.m.-noon. Details: www.fpl. info or 810-232-7111.