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January 2006 Events

Saturday, January 7th
1:00 PM
Town Hall Forum in Owosso on the War in Iraq
St. John United Church of Christ, 429 N. Washington St., Owosso
Sponsored by Shiawassee County Veterans For Peace and Sojourners. Speakers include a number of veterans who will provide background information on the war and why they oppose it. 
For more information or if you would like to help contact Tom Ford at 989-723-5319 or on the net at fordhome@verizon.net or fordhome@shianet.org. You can also got to  http://www.afterdowningstreet.org/event and find out information about our meeting and those taking place around the country.

Sunday, January 8th
1:30 PM
Featuring author  Bob Fitrakis
Unitarian Universalist Church, East Lansing

Sunday, January 8th
12noon - 4PM
Cobo Hall, Detroit

Wednesday, January 11th
6:30 PM
Genesee County Admnistration Building

Thursday, January 12th
6:00 - 8:00 PM
"How Safe is Your Pension?" -  UAW Local 599 Auditorium, 812 Leith, Flint.  How Federal legislation effects your pension! Special Guests: US Senator Debbie Stabenow, US Congressman Dale Kildee. Sponsored by UAW Local 599, open to public, free parking. More info (810) 238-1616

Thursday, January 12th
5:30 PM
Martin Luther King, Jr. Tribute Dinner, Sarvis Center, Flint.  5:30 PM reception, 6:00 PM dinner. Speaker is Dr. Claude Young, President of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference, Detroit branch.  For details call 810-762-0425.

Thursday, January 12th
6:00 PM
Postponed to January 19th

Monday, January 16th
12 Noon
Starts at the Central United Methodist Church, Detroit
Spomsored by MECAWI

Friday, January 20th
7:30 - 9:00 AM

Dan Kildee will be speaking at the Flint Chamber of Commerce 3rd Friday Networking Breakfast at Wingate Inn in Grand Blanc.  He will be giving an update on the Landbank progress to date and in the future. 

Thursday, January 26th
7:30 - 9:30PM
Three Men & A Tenor in concert at The Whiting. Tickets are on sale now at the Whiting. $29 for the main floor & $25 for balcony. For information contact Kaygie Goggins at 249-7058 or at kgoggins@flintima.org. All proceeds to benefit the IMA Children's Recreation Fund.