2018-04-19 / News Briefs

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Sneller coffee hours

GRAND BLANC — State Rep. Tim Sneller (D-Burton) will hold in-district coffee hours allowing residents the opportunity to stop in and have an informal conversation about how to improve state government, or simply to share concerns and ideas. See him: Apr. 21, 10-11:30 a.m. at Grand Blanc Senior Center, 12632 Pagels Drive. Details: (844) SNELLER (763-5537), or email TimSneller@house. mi.gov. — P.S.

Civilian Conservation Corps presentation

GRAND BLANC —The Grand Blanc Heritage Association Museum, 203 E. Grand Blanc Road hosts a video program “Camp Forgotten: The Civilian Conservation Corps in Michigan” April 23. Doors open at 6:30. The CCC was among the most successful of the New Deal programs of the 1930’s Depression years, by giving unemployed persons useful work in conservation projects. Michigan benefitted greatly from their efforts; this program describes one such camp. Light refreshments will be served and attendees are encouraged to share experiences of family members who may have participated in this program. — P.S.

Human Trafficking seminar

GRAND BLANC — A powerful message from the Michigan State Police about Human Trafficking and Technology Awareness will be delivered to Grand Blanc parents on April 24 with a free dinner beginning at 6 p.m. in the high school cafeteria, 12500 Holly Road. Trooper Amy Belanger, Community Service Trooper from the MSP Flint Post, will speak candidly about the growing danger of Human Trafficking and will also touch on issues with cell phone/social media use by today’s teenagers. Material may not be appropriate for young children and we strongly recommend children do not attend. Please RSVP for the dinner by signing up at the following link: https://tinyurl.com/GBHumanTrafficking or call the GBHS Counseling Office at 810-591-6647.— P.S.

Mom2Mom Sale

GRAND BLANC — The Bi-Annual Fundraiser Mom2Mom Sale for Grand Blanc Parents As Teachers will be held April 21, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Perry Center Gym, 11920 S. Saginaw Rd. $2 per adult entry fee, over 80 tables/$15 each to rent. Vendors are a different price and are subject to availability. Details: Elizabeth Themm, Coordinator 810- 591-6135 or ethemm@grandblancschools.org P.S.

Earth Day Clean-Up

GOODRICH — A family-friendly Earth Day cleanup sponsored by the Goodrich Chamber of Commerce and hosted by GEAR: Goodrich Enrichment Activities & Revitalization will be held April 28 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Goodrich United Methodist Church, 8071 S. State Road. Rain date will be April 29. More information will be coming soon. — P.S.

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