NEWSBRIEFS



COMMUNITY ARTS COUNCIL of Blount
County presents classical guitarist Jeffrey
Bianchi in concert Friday, July 11, 7 p.m.,
at Lester Memorial Fellowship Hall.
Admission is free.

CITIZENS FIREARMS SAFETY CLASS The
Oneonta Police Department is accepting
applications for the class which will be
held Saturday, July 19, at 2 p.m. Seating is
limited. Phone 625-4351 or visit the
department for more information.

ONEONTA CITY BOARD OF EDUCATION
will have a special called meeting
Thursday, July 10, at 5:30 p.m. in the PD
Room. An AASB presention will be given.

NECTAR FOUNDERS DAY CELEBRATION
will be Saturday, July 12, beginning at
noon at the Nectar Senior Center. There
will be a slideshow, stories of pioneer
families, horseshoes, sack races, and
horseback rides for the kids. Bring a picnic basket and enjoy free lemonade and
popcorn. Area churches will celebrate
Sunday, July 13, with special services.
Phone 429-3701 with questions.

AN EVENING UNDER THE AWNING
AUCTION will be Friday, Aug. 1, 6 p.m.
until everything is sold, at the Hope
House, 1000 Lincoln Ave., Oneonta.
Admission and soft drinks (while they
last) are free. Bring your own chair. New
amazon.com returns (including barstools,
comforters, elliptical machines, and
more) will be auctioned with all proceeds benefiting the Hope House, Inc.
Checks, cash, and debit cards (with 3%
processing fee) will be accepted.
Auctioneer Gary Jessen #5221.