Sweetheart Ball The 25th annual Beta Sigma Phi Sweetheart Ball will be held February 14 at the American Legion. Hors d'oeuvres will be served at 6:00 p.m., with dinner at 6:30 p.m. DJ "Blazin Dragon'' will provide entertainment at 8:00 p.m. for dancing and an auction. Cost is $35 per couple. More information or tickets may be obtained by calling 485-5288 or 573-4182.
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.
Hall Walking McConnellsburg SADD will be offering hall walking at McConnellsburg High School 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 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.
4-H Overnighter A 4-H overnighter will be held Friday, January 30, at 7:00 p.m., at the old Jaycee building. Call 485-4111 for details.
Gym Time McConnellsburg Alumni and Friends Association will be sponsoring free gym time in the old MHS gym on Mondays and Wednesdays from noon to 2:00 p.m. for anyone who would like to walk, workout, play some basketball, volleyball, table tennis, etc. This open gym will start on Monday, January 26, 2009. The gym will be open every Monday and Wednesday and follow the Central Fulton School schedule. If the school is closed, there will be no open gym. Any questions, please call Jerry Books at 485-0506 or Kathy J. Kendall at 485-0221.
FR Baseball/Softball Registration Forbes Road Youth Baseball/ Softball will hold registration on the following dates: Saturday, January 24, during the FR elementary boys basketball game and Saturday, January 31, during the FR elementary girls' basketball game. Registration will also be held Monday, February 2 and Wednesday, February 4, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at Hustontown Firehall. Registration is open to children residing in the Forbes Road School District. Registration fee is $25 per player. Additional information may be found at www.leaguelineup.com/fryb or by calling Pete Hall at 717-377-9138; Mike Schepis at 717-485-3758; or Darius DeShong at 717-987-3813.
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 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.