2017-03-16 / Living

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Hospice Art Sale

GRAND BLANC TWP. — The Grand Blanc Arts Council presents Monotype Prints by Nancy Pennell through April, 2017 at Genesys Health Park, on the 2nd Floor between the elevators. To purchase a piece of artwork, call the Hospice Division of Reverence at 810-603-8619; to which 25 percent of proceeds will be donated. — P.S.

GBHS Bands craft show

GRAND BLANC — GBHS Bands will host A Concert of Crafts - Fine Arts & Craft Show April 29 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Grand Blanc High School East, 12500 Holly Rd. This event features handcrafted fine arts and crafts by local and regional artists, a bake sale, concessions, kids craft activity & more! Proceeds benefit the GBHS Bands. For more information or applications for spaces available, email gbhscraftshow@gmail.com. — P.S.

MCC President honored by Zeta Phi Beta

FLINT — Mott Community College (MCC) President, Dr. Beverly Walker- Griffea will be honored by the Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Zeta Beta Zeta Flint Finer Womanhood, Inc., at 2 p.m. on March 11, with their “Finer Woman Within the Community” award. The event will be at the Mt. Olive Family Worship Center. “I am humbled to have been chosen by the Zeta Phi Beta Sorority as a recipient of one of their Finer Women awards,” said Walker-Griffea. “It represents an extraordinary sisterhood of women and I am proud to share in their legacy of service.” Zeta Phi Beta is an international, traditional African American, sorority. Its mission is to foster the ideas of service, charity, scholarship, civil and cultural endeavors, sisterhood and finer womanhood. These ideals are reflected in the sorority’s national program for which its members and auxiliary groups provide voluntary service to staff, community outreach programs, fund scholarships, support organized charities, and promote legislation for social and civic change. — G.G.

Garden tour coming this summer

GENESEE COUNTY — Master Gardeners Association Genesee County Organization “Love to Learn” Genesee County Garden Tour 2017. Gardeners will be showing off their beautiful gardens June 25, from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. This is a self-guided tour focusing on the Flushing/Flint Township area.

The tickets which include detailed directions and maps may be purchased for $10 at Bordine Nursery and Walker Farms & Greenhouse. Directional arrow signs will help guide the guests from one home to the next. Each site will have two Genesee Master Gardeners who will share scientifically based information related to each garden. Hours are from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and the cost is $10. Details: Call 810-610-0545 or visit http:// gcgardentour.weebly.com/. — G.G.

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