Kayak rental service brings paddle power to Flint River

Kayak rental service brings paddle power to Flint River

A new effort to support outdoor activities along the Flint River this fall promotes paddle power. The Flint River Watershed Coalition and Corridor Alliance chapter have launched Kayak Flint, a kayak rental service that begins Sept. 14 and operates through Oct. 7. Renters can get equipment at 119 North Grand Traverse St. behind Tenacity Brewing […]

Flint Institute of Arts turns 90

Flint Institute of Arts turns 90

Sept. 14 marks the Flint Institute of Arts’ (FIA) 90th anniversary, and the community will receive a gift. The Members’ Exhibition Preview will be open to all visitors, free of admission that day. Along with cake and refreshments, guests at the celebration from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. can enjoy music and discounts at the […]

Meet the characters: Fairytales come to life at Farmers’ Market Sept. 15

Meet the characters: Fairytales come to life at Farmers’ Market Sept. 15

Children can glimpse their favorite fairytales at Flint Farmers’ Market Sept. 15. Everafter East Michigan’s Royals will have a day of free meeting and greeting with Cinderella, the Beauty Princess, Snow White, and the Mermaid Princess. Autographs and photos will be available. All four characters will be present at designated appearance times, so families are […]

Applewood Bring Your Lunch & Learn to showcase Flint as birthplace of community education

Applewood Bring Your Lunch & Learn to showcase Flint as birthplace of community education

Flint has long been an innovation center. It’s well-known for carriage and automotive inventions as well as research and development and entrepreneurs who helped put the world on wheels. It is also the birthplace of community education. You can learn all about the history of community education in Flint at Applewood Estate’s free Bring Your […]