Local ‘Stars’ will hit the dance floor on Thursday, April 11 as the Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce along with combined local chambers in Genesee County present “Dancing with Local Stars” to support the Teddy Bear Patrol.  The event starts at 6:00 p.m. at the Jewel of Grand Blanc located at 5270 Perry Rd. in Grand Blanc.

The dancing competition will feature local ‘stars’ including Bob Pickell, Genesee County Sheriff; Charles Smiley, Michigan State Representative; Cheryl Sclater, Elga Credit Union; Lenetta Coney, Mott Foundation; Lisa Szuhent, Miss Genesee County; Kim Gray, Forever Young Med Spa and Morgan Mikiczenko of MLive.  The event features a live and silent auction, heavy hors’ deourves, a cash bar and music provided by Groove Party.

The Teddy Bear Patrol provides teddy bears to local law enforcement and fire departments to comfort children in traumatic situations.

The cost to attend the event is $15 in advance and $20 at the door.  Tickets are available through the Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce, Grand Blanc Chamber and the Jewel of Grand Blanc.  For more information contact Debbie Garrison at (810) 600-1416 or dgarrison@flintandgenesee.org .