BLOUNTSVILLE HISTORICAL PARK will reopen Friday, June 5. Full schedule will resume, including free tours of the cabins during regular hours.The park is available for weddings, reunions, and meetings and is open Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Phone 205- 429-2468 or 205-410-4404 for reservations.

BOY SCOUTS CAMP CARDS The Greater Alabama Council of Boy Scouts of America are selling Camp Cards to help support local heroes on the front lines in the fight against COVID-19. Discount cards may be purchased for local fire and police departments, EMS/paramedics, doctors, nurses, and others leading the response to COVID-19. Scouts will coordinate and deliver the cards. Cards, which contain more than $70 in coupons and discounts, may be purchased online for $10. Proceeds support programming and direct services to local Scout units.Visit to purchase or for more information.

TOWN OF DOUGLAS will have the seventh annual yard sale Friday, June 5, and Saturday, June 6. Rain dates are June 12 and 13. For more information phone Judy Dobbs at 256-840-1440 or Tony Simmons at 256-593-6825.

TOWN OF BLOUNTSVILLE Town council will meet Monday, June 8, at 6 p.m. The municipal swimming pool and playground remain closed until further notice.

SPAY AND NEUTER ASSISTANCE Dinah Wilson, in conjunction with the Community Foundation of Greater Birmingham, has gifted grant funds to the Animal Adoption Center of Blount County Carl Coleman Spay and Neuter Fund. Blount County residents can receive reduced price spay and neuter services at the Animal Hospital P.C. in Oneonta. All inquiries/ approvals will be made by Animal Adoption Center staff. Call the shelter Tuesday through Friday at 205-625- 6026. Approved participants will pay a $20 copay to Animal Hospital P.C. on the day of surgery.

ONEONTA BUSINESS ASSOCIATION Classic Cruise-In will be Saturday, Aug. 29, from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m.

The June Fling and Singing Showdown have been postponed until June 11-12, 2021. Work on Paint the Town murals and Light the Town projects continues. Visit for more information. BLOUNT COUNTY DEMOCRATIC CLUB will not hold regular monthly meetings until further notice.

BLOUNT COUNTY REPUBLICAN PARTY will not hold regular meetings until further notice. Phone chairman Larry Armstrong at 205-590-1467 for additional information.

ONEONTA PUBLIC LIBRARY is open with limitations. Hours are Monday, 9:30 a.m. until 7 p.m., and Tuesday through Friday, 9:30 a.m. until 5 p.m. Number of patrons in the library at one time is limited to 25. No time limit applies, but we ask that you keep your visit brief. Please follow suggested safety precautions by maintaining six feet social distance and wearing a mask. The book drop is open for returns 24/7.

Curbside pickup is still available during the same hours. Reserve books online or call 205-274-7641. Call once you reach the parking lot (with library card or ID in hand) and your items will be brought out to you. Manage your library account at www.oneonta.

Due to public health concerns, Summer Reading will be delayed until July so staff will have time to adapt events to be online and at home.

BLOUNTSVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY is now open. Hours are Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. There will be guidelines and safety protocols in place to keep everyone safe and healthy.