2011-01-13

OUTDOOR CALENDAR



ONGOINGHunter Education 2011. Class sign up is the first Monday ofevery Month at 6 p.m. (no early signups). First class startson sign up day at 6:30 p.m. and runs until 9:30 p.m.Limited class size is 50. Donation of $7 requested. Classdates Jan. 3, 10, 17, 24; Feb. No Classes. March 7, 14, 21,28; April 4, 11, 18, 25; May 2, […]

Audiences will take step back into musical past with ‘The Marvelous Wonderettes’




FLINT TWP. — Audiences will be treated to a nostalgic trip back in time when The Marvelous Wonderettes hits the stage of the Carman- Ainsworth High School Auditorium 7 p.m. Jan. 13-15 and 2 p.m. Jan. 16. Presented by the Carman- Ainsworth High School Theatre, The Marvelous Wonderettes was written and created by Roger Bean. “The girls fell in love […]

‘Fakes, Forgeries and Fun’ at the FIA



FLINT — Laney Salisbury, author of the book, Provenance: How a Con Man and a Forger Rewrote the History of Modern Art, will be the guest lecturer at the Flint Institute of Arts on Jan. 15 at 4 p.m as part of the Bray Lecture Series. Salisbury will discuss the fastpaced and fascinating thriller about the darker side of the […]

Jr. Generals tie it at :08, lose shoot-out on Sunday




CLEVELAND — The Flint Junior Generals dropped a pair of games to Cleveland last weekend, losing, 6-2, on Saturday and then falling, 5-4, in a shootout on Sunday. Flint outshot the Junior Lumberjacks, 46-41, on Saturday, but never saw the lead after falling behind, 2-0, on two Cleveland powerplay goals in the first period. Shane Totten cut it to 2-1 […]

News Briefs



Trustees meeting FLINT TWP. — The next meeting of the Flint Township Board of Trustees is 7 p.m. Jan. 24 at the township hall, 1490 S. Dye Rd. Details: Call 810-732-1350 or visit www.flinttownship.org. — N.B. Art Guild seeking donations SWARTZ CREEK — The recently formed Swartz Creek Area Art Guild is seeking donations of money, goods and/or services for […]

Local ski areas partner with McDonald’s



GENESEE COUNTY — Michigan McDonald’s and 25 ski areas across the state have teamed up to offer Discover Michigan Skiing & Snowboarding. The program includes a beginner lesson, ski or snowboard rental equipment and a beginner-area ski lift pass or crosscountry trail pass. The program, which will be honored until Jan. 31, is $30 for downhill skiing, $20 for cross-country […]

Mountain Cats struggle against Wooster Oilers




WOOSTER, OH — The Mountain Cats had a rough weekend, as they took on the Wooster Oilers three times and dropped two of the decisions in Great Lakes Junior Hockey League action. On Sunday, the Cats and Oilers played in a matinee game at 1p.m. and the host Oilers took a convincing 4-1 victory. The Mountain Cats fell behind, 4-0, […]