Fridays at Applewood

Lecture Series

Name: MCC Fridays at Applewood
Objective: Each month from September through May, a specially chosen program will be offered to inspire, rejuvenate, stimulate and refresh!
Each program will feature a unique lecture and will be accompanied with a continental breakfast and door prizes.
Time: Breakfast Fare 9:00am-10:00am —Lectures from 10:00am-12:00pm
Location: MCC Regional Technology Center (Off of Robert T. Longway Blvd.) - Unless otherwise noted below.
Tickets: $10/person (pre-registration), $20/person (walk-in registration)
Registration: Complete the Registration Form and return to the address below.
Payment: Make check payable to: Mott Community College or indicate credit card payment: For credit card orders or questions - Phone: (810) 762-0960.
Mailing Address: Mott Community College, Lapeer Extension Center, 550 Lake Drive, Suite A, Lapeer, MI 48446.
Office Hours: Call Monday through Friday, 8:00 am – 4:00 pm, Phone: (810) 762-0960.

Flint Progress - Speaker: Mayor Dayne Walling

The emergency managers have come and gone... so we look forward to hearing just where the City of Flint is now. Mayor Walling will give his assessment on the overall health of Flint.
 
NOCR-LL500-09 $10 pre-reg or $20 at door 9/18/2015 9:00am - 10:00am Continental Breakfast RTC 1301 For more information call (810) 762-0960
10:00am - 12:00pm Lecture RTC Auditorium
 

United Way of Genesee County

The United Way has served Genesee County for over 93 years. While the name has changed over the years from Community Chest, Red Feather Society, to the current United Way of Genesee County, the mission has remained focused on providing resources to families in need. Jamie will discuss some historical highlights including comments from C.S. Mott’s grand opening of the former United Way Service Center. We will also reminisce to the era when the United Way of Genesee County was second only to the United Way in Detroit. Learn about the transformation of United Way at the national level and how the United Way of Genesee County is moving forward in Education, Basic Needs, Health and Financial Stability.
 
NOCR-LL500-10 $10 pre-reg or $20 at door 10/16/2015 9:00am - 10:00am Continental Breakfast RTC For more information call (810) 762-0960
10:00am - 12:00pm Lecture RTC Auditorium
 

Grand Hotel - Speaker: Bob Tagatz, Historian

Mr. Bob Tagatz, is currently employed as Resident Historian and Concierge at Grand Hotel on Mackinac Island, Michigan. He has over 29 years of civic experience in historical preservation in Michigan, Florida and Georgia. His particular area of interest is the study of turn-of-the century wood-frame hotels. He assembled the hotels archives and published a book and DVD on the history of The Grand Hotel. Bob also represents the hotel as a member of The Society of American Travel Writers and Historic Hotels of America.
 
NOCR-LL500-11 $10 pre-reg or $20 at door 11/20/2015 9:00am - 10:00am Continental Breakfast RTC For more information call (810) 762-0960
10:00am - 12:00pm Lecture RTC Auditorium
 

Flint Institute of Music - Speaker: Paul Torry and Wendy Bloom

Mr. Torry, is the President of the Institute of Music. Hear what his job responsibilities are and meet some of the main people he depends upon, to provide us with the wonderful component of Flint Music, enjoyment and education. Wendy is the Vocal Director for the highly celebrated Flint Festival work/coordinate such a large group? Come and hear her answer.
 
NOCR-LL500-12 $10 pre-reg or $20 at door 12/18/2015 9:00am - 10:00am Continental Breakfast RTC For more information call (810) 762-0960
10:00am - 12:00pm Lecture RTC Auditorium
 

Bishop Airport - Speaker: Craig Williams

Craig Williams, is the new Airport Director at Bishop International Airport. He will enlighten us as to what his job responsibilities are and all that goes on at the very busy airport. Craig has worked in aviation his whole career and before working at airports he worked as a senior aviation consultant for Reynolds, Smith and Hills, an airport consulting firm for several airports throughout the country. Prior to coming to Bishop International, Craig served at the Fort Wayne-Allen County Airport Authority, (as the Director of Operations and Facilities).
 
NOCR-LL500-01 $10 pre-reg or $20 at door 1/22/2016 9:00am - 10:00am Continental Breakfast RTC For more information call (810) 762-0960
10:00am - 12:00pm Lecture RTC Auditorium
 

What Do I Do With All of Grandma's Stuff? - Speaker: Len Thomas

Mr. Leonard Thomas, a well-known former Flint educator and speaker, will discuss a situation we all have or will find ourselves in at some point. How should we disburse or dispose of family member’s former property, laden with treasured memories. Perhaps Len can give us suggestions.
 
NOCR-LL500-02 $10 pre-reg or $20 at door 2/19/2016 9:00am - 10:00am Continental Breakfast RTC For more information call (810) 762-0960
10:00am - 12:00pm Lecture RTC Auditorium
 

Family Services of Mid-Michigan - Speaker: Chuck Tommasulo

The Family Service Agency of Mid-Michigan plays a crucial role in assisting many needy people. Mr. Chuck Tommasulo has been the Executive Director since 1990, overseeing “FSA” In-Home Eldercare Services, Guardian/Conservatorship, Representative Payee, Visual Impairment, Senior Companion and Foster Grand Parent Programs. He will explain how FSA acts as a safety net for many, many individuals.
 
NOCR-LL500-03 $10 pre-reg or $20 at door 3/18/2016 9:00am - 10:00am Continental Breakfast RTC For more information call (810) 762-0960
10:00am - 12:00pm Lecture RTC Auditorium
 

Saginaw Street - Speaker: Sally Jaeger,Flint Historian

Sally is a well-known speaker on the topic of the History of Flint. Sally was a librarian at the Flint Public Library, taught American History at MCC, and spent 25 years on the Board of Whaley Historical House and Board of Genesee County Historical Society. Her talk will focus on the history and development of Saginaw Street, going back more than 100 years.
 
NOCR-LL500-04 $10 pre-reg or $20 at door 4/15/2016 9:00am - 10:00am Continental Breakfast RTC For more information call (810) 762-0960
10:00am - 12:00pm Lecture RTC Auditorium
 

Ruth Mott Foundation - Speaker: Megan McAdow

Ms. Megan McAdow, of the Ruth Mott Foundation will provide us with the history of the home of C.S. and Ruth Mott. As part of the 100 year Celebration/Anniversary of this very special historical home. The Ruth Mott Foundation is opening up the mansion for tours. Those desiring to tour the Mott longtime residence can sign up for $$ ?
 
NOCR-LL500-05 $10 pre-reg or $20 at door 5/20/2016 9:00am - 10:00am Continental Breakfast RTC For more information call (810) 762-0960
10:00am - 12:00pm Lecture RTC Auditorium