2008-11-13 / Community Bulletin Board


Christmas Parade The 23rd annual Greencastle Christmas parade will be held Saturday, November 22. The parade will begin at 9:21 a.m., at the Lillian S. Besore Memorial Library and will proceed down E. Baltimore Street, making a left at the square and onto S. Carlisle Street, ending at the American Legion Post.

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.

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.

Winter Craft Show A winter craft show will be held at Shade Gap Ladies Auxiliary building on Saturday, November 22, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., and Sunday, November 23, from noon to 4:00 p.m. More than twenty-three vendors and home-cooked food will be available from the auxiliary.

55-Alive Driving Class The classroom refresher course for 55-Alive mature driving will be offered at Warfordsburg Senior Center on November 24 and 25. Classes are from 8:30 a.m. to noon and two days of classes are required. You can preregister, either in person or by mailing the check payable to AARP for $10 per person to Warfordsburg Senior Center, 209 Long Hollow Road, Warfordsburg, PA 17267. Graduates of the class, age 55 and over, will be eligible for the three-year auto insurance discount. Anyone planning on staying for lunch, following the class, should let Cindy know at 294-6020 one day in advance or when registering. Need not be a member of AARP or the senior center to attend. There are no tests involved. More information may be obtained by calling Cindy Rinker at 294-6020.

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.

X-Card Shoots During the November 21 X-card shoot at Fulton County Rifle and Pistol Club, two .410 outlaw rounds at a buck each will be offered. Bring own ammo.

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.

MES Musical McConnellsburg Elementary will present "Robin Hood - The Musical" at McConnellsburg High School Auditorium Friday and Saturday, November 14 and 15 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, November 16 at 2:00 p.m. More information may be obtained by calling 717-485-3195.

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