Swartz Creek Chamber, Agroscaping partners with Eli Foundation for networking event

SWARTZ CREEK — Fall has arrived in the greenhouse as Agroscaping, Inc., 6443 Grand Blanc Rd., hosts the Swartz Creek Area Chamber of Commerce Fall Fun Networking event 6-9 p.m. Sept. 30. The event, which serves as a networking opportunity for chamber members as well as newcomers, features a variety of prizes and refreshments. As a special twist, the networking […]

Upcoming events at For-mar Nature Preserve

Oct. 2 — F.A.N.s (Family Adventures in Nature): Harvest Festival For-Mar’s annual celebration of the harvest season! Hay wagon rides through the arboretum and preserve, activities and crafts for children, cider and doughnuts for sale, apple cider making, and old fashioned children’s games and a mystery trail walk. You can bring an already carved pumpkin and enter it to win […]

Flint Symphony Orchestra’s presents the 2010-2011 classical concert series

FLINT — The Flint Symphony Orchestra and conductor Enrique Diemecke present a season of celebrated classical compositions. The trumpets announce your arrival at the threshold of the Eternal City — Rome! Each note will propel you through this fabled empire and send our imagination flying into history. Violinist Ilya Kaler joins the FSO, Oct. 2 at 8:30 p.m. at The […]


FRIDAY, OCT. 8 An evening with Jeff Daniels at The Whiting, 1241 E. Kearsley St., Flint, at 8 p.m. Tickets range from $12-35. Details: 810- 237-7333 or www.thewhiting.com. SUNDAY, OCT. 17 Farragut North written by Beau Willimon at 6 p.m. at the Flint Youth Theatre. The Flint Youth Theatre, 1220 E. Kearsley St., Flint, is open from 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. […]

Eagle Riders present Cancer Society with check for prostate cancer screenings

DAVISON — The Davison Eagle Riders presented a check to the American Cancer Society on Sept. 23 for $3,250 it raised during its Prostate Cancer Charity Ride last month. The money raised will stay in Genesee County and will go toward prostate cancer screenings and other services to cancer patients. Organizer Danny “Gripper” Griggs said the first ever prostate cancer […]

Film Clips

(M.P. — Michael Phillips; G.W. — Glenn Whipp; K.T. — Kenneth Turan; R.M. — Roger Moore; S.L. — Sheri Linden) Alpha and Omega In this animated kiddie movie, sometimes the wolves look like wolves and sometimes they look like humans. It’s the story of the emerging love between Humphrey (voiced by Justin Long), a goofball omega wolf, and Kate (Hayden […]


MONDAYS Bingo at the Elba Lions Club. Early birds start at 7 p.m. and regular games start at 7:30 p.m. The kitchen will be open for snacks. Bingo at the Lapeer American Legion, 1701 W. Genesee St. SECOND FRIDAYS Casino night, including Black Jack, Let it Ride, 7 Card Stud Roulette and Texas Hold’em, at the Lapeer American Legion, 1701 […]

Delta Sigma Theta partners with BB/BS for workshop

FLINT — On Sept. 30, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., will partner with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Flint (BBBS) to host the annual Getting Better Grades Workshop for Littles (BB/BS youth participants) ages 6- 17. The workshop will be held at the downtown YMCA, 411 E. Third Street. Little Brothers and Little Sisters will attend workshops facilitated by […]

New Century Chorale prepares for first concert

GRAND BLANC — New Century Chorale is back in rehearsal for its 2010-2011 season, and preparing for its first concert. “A Harvest of Song,” which is always designed to celebrate life in America, also recognizes a fellow, nonprofit organization. In the past, the concert has been dedicated to the work of Carriage Town Ministries, Avalon Hospice, Genesee County Habitat for […]


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 or 810-241-5258. WEDNESDAYS Awana […]