Rusty Wright Band to perform

FLINT — The Rusty Wright Band plans to put the exclamation point on a weekend filled with music June 10 at the 45th Annual Flint Art Fair. The concert will be the group’s local debut performance with former Grand Funk Railroad member Dennis Bellinger on bass. The group is scheduled to perform at 3:30 p.m. in the entertainment tent located […]


Get your group’s events in for the next year by sending the day, time, location and a short description of the event to calendar@mihomepaper.com or visit the website, www.mihomepaper.com to submit events through the online form. ART/THEATRE TUESDAYS Messy Art Tuesdays at the Flint Children’s Museum, 1602 W. University Ave., Flint from 1-3 p.m. Details: Call Kimberly Roddy at 810-767- […]

In brief

UM-Flint holding vocal camp FLINT — For the 29th summer, the University of Michigan-Flint will present an intensive, twoweek performing arts camp for area junior (grades 5-8) and senior (grades 9-12) students. The Summer Vocal Academy of Music (SVAM) will take place July 9–20 for the Junior Academy and July 23–Aug. 3 for the Senior Academy, with classes held on […]

Hot Tickets

The Machine Shop concerts FLINT — The Machine Shop, 3539 S. Dort Hwy., Flint, will present Planet Sabbath: A Tribute to Black Sabbath and Ozzy; and Vulgar Display: A Tribute to Pantera, June 8. This is a low dough concert. 40 oz. to Freedom,a tribute to Sublime, with special guests Surviving Justin and The Process, will perform June 9. This […]

Improve indoor lighting and mood

Want to improve your mood, productivity and general well-being? Consider turning on a light. The psychological effects of lighting have long been a subject of study. It has been documented that the intensity and quality of light can impact the psychological and physiological well-being of a person, affecting daily mood. The Mayo Clinic says that a lack of adequate lighting […]

Wine Scene

Double-gold Medal and only five bucks

I t happens once in a while — a wine comes along that wows the wine judges at a competition and it walks off with the big prize. Just a few years ago it was a Charles Shaw Cabernet Sauvignon that sold for $2 at Traders Joes markets across the country. It became so famous that it was nicknamed ‘Two-buck […]

Go green in your garden

Gardening can be a rewarding and relaxing hobby, one that allows gardeners to escape from the daily grind and soak up some sun. As rewarding as gardening can be, it’s even more so when gardeners ply their trade in an ecofriendly way. Gardening with the environment in mind is something many gardeners might do already without even knowing it. The […]



Carman-Ainsworth baseball plays for title

CLIO — With a regular season record of 10-22 overall, not many people gave the Carman- Ainsworth varsity baseball team much of a chance in the playoffs. The Cavaliers have been overcoming adversity of all shapes and sizes this year, though, making them the wildcard of Clio district No. 3-1. What that created for Carman-Ainsworth was a never-say-die attitude that […]