Oconee Today -- May 31
Expect high temperatures to be in the mid 90s once again. See what else there is to know in and around Oconee today.
Weather: We'll see mostly sunny skies today with highs in the mid 90s. Scattered thunderstorms are expected overnight and lows will drop into the mid 60s.
Top things to know:
- Today, May 31, is National Macaroon Day, Save Your Hearing Day and World No Tobacco Day, according to Holiday Insights. Check out a recipe from Food.com to make chewy macaroons, learn five ways to protect your hearing from Medical News Today and find out more about the health effects of cigarette smoking and tobacco from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
- This year's celebration of Older Americans Month comes to a close with a steak cookout at the Oconee County Senior Center. Trader Joe's is supplying the meat. Festivities will begin around 10:30 a.m.
- If you are thinking about taking the family to visit an historical site or a Georgia State Park, stop by Oconee County Library first. Borrow a ParkPass or Historic Sites Vistors Pass for up to 7 days with a valid library card and park for free, according to the library's website.
- Ever thought about blogging? Patch would like to offer you a platform to share your thoughts about life in Oconee County. Click here to get started and to read recent posts on Local Voices.