2009-01-08 / Community Bulletin Board

RECREATION

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.

Hoop Shoot The Chambersburg Elks Lodge # 600 will hold its annual Hoop Shoot on January 10, 2009, at McConnellsburg Elementary School. The Hoop Shoot comprises 25 foul shots from each contestant. All 8-9-year-olds will shoot 11 feet from the foul line using a girl's basketball. Everyone else will shoot at the regular foul line 15 feet from the basket and use a regulation ball. This is open to all girls and boys from 8-13. Birthdate as of April 1. Registration times are as follows: 8- 9-year-old - register from 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. Competition will start at 9:00 a.m., following the opening ceremonies. Ten-11-year-olds will register from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., with the 12-13-year-olds registering from 11:00 a.m. to noon. Any questions, please call Mrs. Kathy J. Kendall at 717-485-0221.

Hall Walking McConnellsburg SADD will be offering hall walking at McConnellsburg High School starting this Tuesday, January 6, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. If the school closes because of the weather, hall walking will be cancelled. Hall walking will be every Tuesday and Thursday starting on January 6, with the last day being Thursday, March 26. Any questions, please call Kathy J. Kendall at 485-4530 ext. 343 (school), or at home at 485-0221.

Bridal Show Fulton County Chamber of Commerce & Tourism will host a bridal show at the American Legion on January 18 beginning at 2:00 p.m. There will be vendors form Fulton County available to help with all wedding plans. There will also be a fashion show at 2:30 p.m. No admission charge.

4-H Farm Show Trip The 4-H will take a trip to the Farm Show on January 13. Call the office to reserve a seat ASAP. Reservations will be accepted from the community after January 6. Cost is $10 per person. The bus will leave McConnellsburg at 8 a.m. and will leave Harrisburg at 3 p.m. For more information and reservations call Lori at 485-4111 or e-mail to lbh13@psu.edu.

Little League Registration Fulton County Little League will hold open registration for the 2009 season at the Ray Koontz office located in the Penn's Village Shopping Center in McConnellsburg on the following dates: Friday, January 9, 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.; Saturday, January 10, 9:00 a.m. to noon; Friday, January 16, 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.; Saturday, January 17, 9:00 a.m. to noon; Friday, January 23, 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.; Saturday, January 24, 9:00 a.m. to noon. Boys and girls can register for T-Ball (5-6 years), Farm League (7-8 years) and Little League (9-12 years). Registration fee is $20 per child. First-year players should bring a copy of their birth certification. More information may be obtained by calling Greg Strait at 717-485-5723.

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