2008-10-23 / Community Bulletin Board


X Card Shoot X-card shoots will be held Friday nights until November 21, at 7:00 p.m., at Fulton County Rifle and Pistol Club. Enter to win a New England Arms 12 gauge pump shotgun when playing X card.

Bus Trip PA R PAC is sponsoring a bus trip to Atlantic City on November 1. The bus will leave McConnellsburg Legion at 6:00 a.m. Price is $58 with $25 payback with a meal ticket. Money must accompany reservations by October 24. Please call 717-485-9585 or 717-485-5529. Please leave message, call will be returned.

Christmas Bazaar A Christmas Bazaar will be held November 1 and 8, from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., at Pleasant Grove Christian Church, three miles west of Needmore. Lots of food and crafts will be available.

Bus Trip Modern Woodmen of America Camp 7948 is sponsoring a bus trip to New York City on Saturday, December 6. The bus departs McConnellsburg Courthouse at 6:00 a.m. A stop will be made for breakfast (on your own) at approximately 8:30 a.m. and will arrive in New York City near Macy's at approximately 11:30 a.m. Depart the city near Times Square area at 6:30 p.m. A stop will be made halfway home for supper (on your own). Estimate arrival back in McConnellsburg is 12:15 a.m. Cost for transportation is $40 per person. Please send money for transportation by November 15 to Rick Claar, PO Box 624, Bedford, PA 15522 or call 888-623-6719.

SF Geography Club Trip Southern Fulton Area Geography Club will be travelling to England and Scotland for seven days in early June 2009. The trip is open to students and parents as well as to other community members. All students must be accompanied on the trip by a parent or guardian. Deadline to signup for the trip is November 1, 2008. More information may be obtained by calling Heather Hollenshead at 717-573-4453.

Scrapbooking A crop session for scrapbookers will be held Sunday, November 2, from 1:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., in the basement meeting room of the Lions Club Community Building. Bring supplies and learn some new scrapbooking techniques. Cost is $8. Light dinner provided. Call FCPRC program director Chanin Mountz at 717-552-0071 for more information and to register.

Trap Shoots Fulton County Rifle and Pistol Club will hold Friday night practice trap shoots at 7 p.m., every Friday night now until November 21, 2008.

Yoga Classes for families with an autistic child will be held Thursday, October 23, 2008, from 6 to 7 p.m. in the Fulton Co. Medical Center Long Term Care Resident Dining Room. More information may be obtained by calling JoAnn Chilcote at 485-3967, Sue Jones at 485-0069.

Line Dance Fulton County Line Dance Club will hold line dance sessions every Wednesday (except the first Wednesday of the month) beginning at 7:00 p.m. at VFW Post 655, Poplar Street, McConnellsburg. All are welcome. Come and learn some new steps. A $2 donation is appreciated.

Shooting Matches Hustontown Area Vol. Fire Co. will sponsor shooting matches beginning Saturday, November 1, at 1:00 p.m. Watch for further details.

Dance "Steppin' Out With Jesus," a formal dance for adults, will be held Saturday, October 25, from 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m., in Cito United Methodist Church fellowship hall. Cost is $15 per person or $25 per couple. Formal attire is optional and refreshments will be served. To make reservations, call Karen at 485-4318 or Jenni at 485-5511. The event is sponsored by God's Girlz of the United Methodist Church and a portion of the proceeds will go to Pee Dee Indian Christmas Mission Project.

Christmas Bazaar St. Thomas Episcopal Church, 2 East High St., Hancock, is having its annual Christmas bazaar November 8 from 8:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. Door prizes every hour, raffle price is $500 cash. Large variety of homemade crafts, snowmen, angels, gift baskets and more. Lunch will be served with soups, sandwiches and ham potpie.

Senior Center Activities McConnellsburg Senior Center activities for November are: nickel bingo, 10:00 a.m. - November 3, 5, 7, 10, 12, 14, 17, 21 and 26; Chambersburg shopping, 9:00 a.m. - November 6; closed November 11; senior club meeting, 11:00 a.m., November 18; Thanksgiving dinner, noon, November 19; nutrition/craft class, 1:00 p.m., November 20; medicare program (Alan Smith), 10:00 a .m., November 24; closed Thanksgiving Day. To reserve a dinner, please write name on sheet at the center or call 485-5613 before 1:30 p.m. on the day before. Suggested donation is $2.

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