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E. Coli Bacteria results for monitored county lakes

GENESEE COUNTY — All monitored points in Genesee County are currently in compliance with State guidelines for bacterial concentrations at bathing beaches. Water testing is available for all Genesee County public beach operators; please contact us for more information.

Exposure to any recreational water can be a potential health risk. Gastrointestinal and dermatological illnesses have been associated with recreational water exposure. Rain and subsequent runoff can dramatically increase E. coli bacteria levels in lakes and other surface waters. Therefore, the Genesee County Health Department is advising that all beach patrons exercise due caution with total body contact in area surface waters after rain events. — G.G.

UM-Flint presents summer vocal camp

FLINT — For the 29th summer, the University of Michigan-Flint will present an intensive, two-week performing arts camp for area junior (grades 5-8) and senior (grades 9-12) students.

The Summer Vocal Academy of Music (SVAM) will take place July 9–20 for the Junior Academy and July 23–Aug. 3 for the Senior Academy, with classes held on the UM-Flint campus Monday through Friday from 8:45 a.m.-2:45 p.m. The registration fee is $155.

The Summer Vocal Academy provides a unique opportunity for middle- and high-school students to receive focused instruction in vocal music, as well as artistic and performance experiences that will enrich, expand, and compliment their skill sets. Trained instructors, including UM-Flint faculty, teach all courses, and students will perform a final concert at the end of each academy.

Classes offered include: Academy Choir (meeting twice a day); Men’s/Women’s Ensemble (Senior Academy); Dance and Movement; Vocal Techniques Class; Music Theory (Senior Academy); Art (Junior Academy); World Percussion (Junior Academy); Steel Drum and Percussion (Senior).

Students new to the Academy are required to audition for the program. For information or to schedule an audition, call 810-762-3377. — G.G.

Flint Youth Theater to present Peter Pan

FLINT — Peter Pan will be performed by the Flint Youth Theater, July 13-28. The play is written by J.M. Barrie, directed by Jeremy Winchester and is for all ages 8 and up.

To purchase a Showtimes season subscription, July 13 – 7:30 p.m. please call July 14 – 7:30 p.m. 810-237-1530. July 20 – 2:30 p.m. & 7:30 p.m. Filled with adventure, July 21 – 7:30 p.m. intrigue and July 22 – 2:30 p.m. jealousy, FYT reintroduces July 26 – 2:30 p.m. you to July 27 – 7:30 p.m. the complex original July 28 – 2:30 p.m. & 7:30 p.m. story in this bold Details: Call the FYT Box new adaptation. Office at 810-237-1530,

Purchase tickets Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m.-5 through our automated p.m. and one hour before performance secure ordering times. process. A $2.50 fee applies to online purchases. Advance Tickets: $12 Children, $14 Teens and Seniors, $16 Adults Day of performance tickets: $14 Children, $16 Teens and Seniors, $18 Adults.— G.G.


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