The 17th annual MSU Marching Band for Kids Concert is set for Sunday, September 8th, 2-5pm at the Meridian Township home of Tim and Cathy Staudt. The event has raised nearly $1.4 million over its first 16 years and the proceeds are divided equally between the band and the Children's Miracle Network. A few tickets remain at 364-3532. There are some new surprises set for this year's concert including the Lansing Brewing Company showcasing its various beers for the first time. In addition, World War Two veteran Dick Thelen, a survivor of the USS Indianapolis sinking in 1945, will be honored.