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THIS WEEK IN THE ARTS | KSU football, vaccine clinics, live music and more

The Mercury 18 Sep 2021
SATURDAY. Downtown Farmers Market, 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Third and Leavenworth streets ... For full schedule ... K-State ... Sept ... Manhattan Public Library, 629 Poyntz Ave ... Manhattan Public Library online storytimes, all day ... Search for “Manhattan Public Library” ... Flint Hills Discovery Center ... Kim Casebeer and Cristine Sunquist Paint the Flint Hills ... .

Former Genesee County judge who helped draft Flint’s charter dies at 81

Michigan Live 17 Sep 2021
Advocate for the Flint Public Library. In memory of Thomas, his family is donating to the Flint Public Library, an institution the former judge viewed as an “equalizer” for communities ... In a January 2000 Journal article, Thomas was quoted passionately advocating for an increase in the Flint Public Library millage.

Dover Library to host program on flint knapping

Times Reporter 14 Sep 2021
The Dover Public Library, 525 N. Walnut St., will host the program “The Ancient Art of Flint Knapping” with amateur archeologist Larry Wonderley at 6 p.m ... how the Native Americans crafted flint into arrowheads.

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The Flushing View 09 Sep 2021
My favorite mural in Flint is the Vernor’s mural on the Greater Flint Arts Council building, painted originally in 1932, by General Sign Company ... In Flint we have the second largest art museum in our state, the Flint Institute of Arts, overseen by the Flint Cultural Center which includes the Whiting Auditorium, Flint Public Library, Robert T.

Library to begin programs in person

Emporia Gazette 04 Sep 2021
There are exciting things happening at the Emporia Public Library, as programs will resume again in person ... The library also got a new roof ... People also have access to books through the deposit libraries around town at Broadview Towers, Horizon Plaza, Flint Hills Health Center, and Newman Regional Health.

Community Calendar: Aug. 21-24, 2021

The Daily Star 20 Aug 2021
Summer Reading Wrap-Up, food, K9 demo, movies, 7 to 10.30 p.m., Harris Memorial Library, 334 Main St ... Library Used Bookshop, 10 a.m ... Proceeds benefit Worcester-Schenevus Library, For info ... Flint historical marker unveiling, 1 p.m., Maple Grove Cemetery, 38 Decatur St ... Zoom Minecraft, 3.30 to 5 p.m., Sidney Memorial Public Library.

Community Calendar: Aug. 20-23, 2021

The Daily Star 19 Aug 2021
Discussion about broadband internet, 7 to 8 p.m., Springfield Center Library, 129 County Route 29A ... Ogden Free Library, 42 Gardiner Place ... Food, K9 demo, movies, 7 to 10.30 p.m., Harris Memorial Library, 334 Main St ... Library Used Bookshop, 10 a.m ... Proceeds benefit Worcester-Schenevus Library, For info.

Joan R. Higgins

Cadillac News 09 Aug 2021
Joan R ... She was 81 ... & Ethel M ... At the age of 8 years old Joan moved to the Flint area and graduated from Flint Central High School in 1958 ... Being active in the community was a part of her life and she was a member of the Cadillac Garden Club, Cadillac Philharmonic and Friends of the Cadillac Library. On June 15, 1963 in Flint she married James C ... .

Approved solar farm project in Greene could create nearly 490 jobs

Daily Freeman 07 Aug 2021
The siting board granted approval to Flint Mine Solar, LLC to build and operate a 100-megawatt solar farm in the Greene County towns of Coxsackie and Athens ... District, the West Athens-Limestreet Fire Company and Coxsackie Hose Company #3, and the Coxsackie and Athens libraries.

Amy Ward

The Mercury 05 Aug 2021
Amy was born April 25, 1961, in Tucson, Arizona, to Wanda (Bollinger) and Vernon Friesen ... She married Eric Ward in 1993 ... Amy was the librarian, drama teacher, and lunch lady at Flint Hills Christian School, Manhattan for many years ... Memorial contributions may be made to the Flint Hills Christian School library and drama department ... .

PLAN YOUR WEEKEND | Everybody Counts, SINGO, Rockfest and more

The Mercury 05 Aug 2021
Grab a mask and the family and hit up Everybody Counts this weekend at the Douglass Recreation Complex Saturday morning ... Families also can receive food from the Flint Hills Breadbasket from 9 a.m ... The Manhattan Public Library will host a book giveaway beginning at 9 a.m ... THURSDAY ... Register. 316-261-8500 or via the Wichita Public Library website ... Sunday ... .

GDL headquarters formally dedicated in honor of Bill Delaney

Flint Township View 22 Jul 2021
The sign outside the Genesee District Library headquarters in Flint is a reminder of former Grand Blanc Township Supervisor William F. Delaney’s contributions to the county library system ... FLINT — William F ... Delaney Headquarters Library, 4195 W. Pasadena Ave., in Flint, for the longawaited dedication ceremony.

New UM-Flint archival program to ‘democratize history’ while documenting pandemic, protests in 2020

Michigan Live 04 Jul 2021
FLINT, MI -- Archivists at the Thompson Library on the University of Michigan-Flint’s campus are working to “democratize history” in their newest project documenting the pandemic and protests ... “We are doing this intentionally to avoid great man history,” Marquis told MLive-The Flint Journal.

THIS WEEK IN THE ARTS | Fireworks, art, kids camps and more

The Mercury 03 Jul 2021
Hannah of the library will show how to create animal nail art ... For more library events ... Manhattan Public Library, online ... Blue Earth Plaza, Flint Hills Discovery Center, 315 S ... Manhattan Public Library online storytimes, all day ... Search for “Manhattan Public Library” ... Downtown Manhattan, Manhattan Public Library.