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Celebrate the harvest with these fall festivals across WNY

The Buffalo News 20 Sep 2021
Janelle Harb. We’re all familiar with the crisp air and seasonal drinks that foreshadow the coming of fall ... AppleUmpkin Fall Festival. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m ... Oct ... Agricultural Fair at Genesee Country Village & Museum ... 2-3 at 1410 Flint Hill Road, Mumford. Take a trip to the past and celebrate the harvest at this 600-acre, 19th-century living history museum.

World-renowned Habatat Galleries celebrates 50 years with 400 glassworks show

Macomb Daily 16 Sep 2021
The gallery also helped develop major collections at museums such as The Flint Institute of Art, The Ford Museum, The University of Michigan-Dearborn, Imagine Museum in Florida, The Fort Wayne Museum in Indiana and the Museum Del Vitro in Mexico.

Genesee County plans permanent, free facility for household hazardous waste drop-offs

Michigan Live 13 Sep 2021
GENESEE COUNTY, MI -- Thousands of county residents have used periodic recycling events to rid themselves of everything from electronics to paint -- after waiting in line for the chance to do so ... In an Aug ... Flint council vows to continue garbage contract investigation despite delays. Children’s Museum in talks to buy old Flint Farmers’ Market ... .

A chance to see Dublin through each other’s eyes again

The Irish Times 11 Sep 2021
So if you add the cost of afternoon tea at the Shelbourne and a visit to the National Gallery, or a round of pre-dinner cocktails on the Champagne Terrace and a trip to the National Museum of Ireland, Archaeology, and divide by two, it doesn’t seem so extravagant ... If axeheads turn your heart to flint, keep walking.

Children’s Museum in talks to buy old Flint Farmers’ Market

Michigan Live 09 Sep 2021
FLINT, MI -- The city is in discussions to sell the old Flint Farmer’s Market to the Flint Children’s Museum, replacing one longtime institution with another ... The museum has been in operation ... ‘It’s really a special spot,’ says Flint Children’s Museum director on 40th anniversary.

Remember When …

The Flushing View 09 Sep 2021
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. Longway Planetarium, Flint Institute of Music (home of the Flint Symphony Orchestra), Bower Theatre, Sloan Museum and Buick Gallery & Research Center.

Charles Harris explored our Native American heritage

The McDonough County Voice 03 Sep 2021
So, his articles attracted much attention. Harris was born near Macomb in 1883 and was raised in the area ... Donald Dickson, created the famous Dickson Mounds Museum on their land in Fulton County.). They discovered that the person buried at that site was an accomplished flint craftsman, who created arrows—some of which were buried with him ... Louis.

Allegiant aircraft and crew base in Flint bringing jobs, growth

Flint Township View 19 Aug 2021
FLINT TWP ... ALGT) recently announced plans to establish a base of operations at Flint Bishop International Airport (FNT) ... The city’s vibrant downtown area is home to renowned galleries and museums, the Flint Farmer’s Market, the Capitol Theatre and hosts dozens of recreational activities, cultural and music festivals annually.

Syracuse native, rock n’ roll radio legend Peter C. Cavanaugh dies at 79

The Post-Standard 16 Aug 2021
Cavanaugh, a popular and influential rock 'n' roll DJ in Flint in the 1960s and '70s, in a Sept. 28, 2002 Flint Journal photo. (THE FLINT JOURNAL / ERIK HOLLADAY)The Flint Journal ... FLINT, MI - Peter C ... Cavanaugh was featured at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum as part of an exhibit on influential rock and roll DJs.

Flint rock n’ roll radio legend Peter C. Cavanaugh dies at 79

Michigan Live 15 Aug 2021
FLINT, MI - Peter C. Cavanaugh, a radio disk jockey and station manager who brought rock and roll to Flint’s airwaves in the 1960s, has died, his family announced in a Facebook post. Cavanaugh influenced Flint radio for decades, working at WTAC-AM 600 beginning in 1964 and also as station manager for WWCK 105.5 in the 80s.

Tom Clark's 38th Corvette

Midland Daily News 31 Jul 2021
When Sanford's Tom Clark was about 12 years old, he discovered a car that would change his life forever ... Known as “America’s sports car," the Corvette is the world’s longest-running, continuously produced passenger car, according to the National Corvette Museum. It began production in 1953 in Flint, Michigan, before moving to St ... 'An obsession' ... .

Science Day at Crossroads Village to showcase evolution of telegraph to smartphone, robot creation and more

Michigan Live 30 Jul 2021
FLINT, MI — A day of science hosted at a living history museum in Genesee County is scheduled to offer a slew of activities for all ages this weekend ... to 6 p.m ... Science Day will feature activities from Kettering FIRST Robotics, U of M Flint’s Natural Sciences Department, Factory Two, Delta College’s STEM Explorer bus and more ... Related news. ... .

Series of events planned as part of Flint Registry’s Summer Outreach Week

Michigan Live 20 Jul 2021
FLINT, MI - The Flint Registry is hosting its third annual Summer Outreach Week ... A Flint Registry enrollment event with special guest Dr ... Bristol Road., from noon to 2 p.m.Hop, Skip & Jump at Freeman Elementary, 4001 Ogema Ave., from 4-7 p.m.Saturday, July 24Cooking with Kids at Flint Children’s Museum, 1602 University Ave., from 11 a.m.

Why Genesee Country Village canceled its Civil War battle re-enactments this year

Daily Messenger 16 Jul 2021
As it has done each July for decades, Genesee Country Village and Museum will plunge into Civil War history this weekend ... The reasons are complex and were touched off by the coronavirus pandemic, said Becky Wehle, CEO and president of the museum, located at 1410 Flint Hill Road in Mumford.

Marshall M. Fredericks Sculpture Museum in Saginaw celebrating Michigan’s top sculptors with exhibition

Michigan Live 13 Jul 2021
Fredericks Sculpture Museum is inviting the public congratulate the winning artists at the opening event for the 2021 Regional Biennial Juried Sculpture Exhibition, which highlights some of the top sculptors in the state ... Fredericks Sculpture Museum support living artists.” states Director, Megan McAdow.

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