NEWSBRIEFS



BLOUNT COUNTY REPUBLICAN
MEETING will be tomorrow, June 26,
at 7 p.m. at the Frank Green Building.

CALVARY EPISCOPAL CHURCH is
taking orders for Boston butts for the
annual fundraiser. Phone 529-2302,
680-1555, or 914-1555 to place an
order. The meat will be ready for pickup Saturday, June 28, between the
hours of 8 a.m. and 1 p.m. at the
church. All profit is always distributed
to local charities.

PINE MOUNTAIN WOODCARVERS
will meet Saturday, June 28, during
the Pine Mountain BBQ and Bluegrass
Festival. Carvers are invited to come
and let the chips fly.

BLOUNTSVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY
invites readers from K-7th grades to
participate in “Fizz, Boom, Read!,” the
summer reading program. The top
reader will be announced at the June
27 pizza party and will win a season
pass to Spring Valley Beach.
The Little Women dolls are on display during the summer reading program. Library hours are Monday
through Friday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., and
Saturday, 8 a.m. – 1 p.m. Phone 429-
3156 or visit blountsvillepubliclibrary. info for more information.

ONEONTA PUBLIC LIBRARY invites
readers of all ages to participate in the
“Fizz, Boom, Read!” This year, new preloaded Nook e-readers are available
for checkout. Weekly special activities,
movies, crafts, prizes, and more will be
included in the program. Phone 274-
7641 or visit oneontapubliclibrary.com
for more information.

HAUNTED HOUSE VOLUNTEERS
NEEDED The first-ever haunted
house, Phobia, will be held at the
Blount County-Oneonta Agri-Business Center in October. The group is
seeking to fill security, actor, and
makeup artist positions. Visit www.-
fearcomestolife.com or e-mail Andy
Alexander at aalexander@cityofoneonta.us for more information.