Fri. Mar. 9: Treehouse Story Time: Maple Syrup
Sprout the love of reading and nature by sharing books, singing songs and making a craft. Recommended for families with children ages 2 and older. 11am-12pm
For-Mar Nature Preserve, 2142 N. Genesee Rd. Burton
Fri. Mar. 9: The Whiting presents: Momix: Opus Cactus
Originally created as a 20-minute piece in 2001 for the Ballet Arizona, Opus Cactus was brought back into the MOMIX retort and a full-evening was created. 8-10pm.
The Whiting, 1241 E. Kearsley St. Flint
Fri. Mar. 9: Comedy Night at the Fenton Village Playhouse
Enjoy a night of laughs featuring the comedic talents of Billy Hoffman, Connie Ettinger and JR Williams. 8-10pm.
Fenton Village Playhouse, 14197 Torrey Rd., Fenton
Fri. Mar. 9: Flint School of Performing Arts: Faculty Concert
Concert features Faculty Member Brittany DeYoung playing the harp. Concert is titled, Prayer and Meditation. Sponsoring the concert is Khalil and Ann Saab. Reception generously provided by Allegro, follow the concert. Doors open at 6:30pm. Concert 7-8:30pm. The event is free admission, seating is limited to 271.
Flint Institute of Music’s MacArthur Recital Hall 1025 E Kearsley St., Flint
Fri, Mar. 2- Sun. Mar. 4: The Flint Community Players presents: Dial ‘M’ for Murder
Tony Wendice married his wife, Margot, for her money and now plans to murder her for the same reason. His scheme takes an unexpected twist in this classic spellbinder about a murder-for-hire gone wrong. This play is rated PG. Fri. and Sat. performances 7:30-9:30pm. Sun. performance 2:30-4:30pm
Tom & Bea Nobles Performance Hall, 2462 S. Ballenger Highway, Flint
Sat. Mar. 10: For-Mar Nature Preserve: Birding Hike
Learn about the birds that live at For-Mar and how to identify them by sight and sound. Then search the trees for these feathered friends from the top of the Treehouse,10am-12pm. Feel free to bring binoculars, a limited number will be available. Recommended for families of all ages.
For-Mar Nature Preserve, 2142 N. Genesee Rd., Burton
Sat. Mar. 10: Flint Firebirds Hockey Game
The Flint Firebirds will play against the London Knights 7-9pm. The Firebirds are part of the Ontario Hockey League (OHL) and represent a continuation of Flint’s rich hockey tradition.
Dort Event Center, 3501 Lapeer Rd., Flint
Sat. Mar.10: Longway: Second Saturday Trivia Night
Team up with friends in groups of six or less and compete against other challengers in common categories including science, history, geography, literature and pop culture. Battle it out for bragging rights and small prizes for the top three teams, 6-6:50pm. Recommended for ages 13 and older. Cost includes the 7 p.m. Longway showing of Space School.
Longway Planetarium, 1310 E. Kearsley St., Flint
Sun. Mar. 11: Sunday Tea at Sloan Museum
Visit the historic Sloan Museum for Sunday afternoon tea 2-3pm. Enjoy small finger foods and an assortment of teas. Tickets are limited. E-mail Rentals@SloanLongway.org or call 810.237.3427.
Sloan Museum, 1221 E. Kearsley St., Flint
Sun. Mar 11: The Whiting presents: Rain: A Tribute to The Beatles
This mind-blowing performance takes all back in time with the legendary foursome delivering a note-for-note theatrical event that is the next best thing to seeing The Beatles.3-5pm.
The Whiting, 1241 E. Kearsley St., Flint