2009-01-29 / Community Bulletin Board


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.

Atlantic City Trip Hustontown Fire Co. will sponsor a one-day trip to Atlantic city March 28. The bus will leave the firehall at 7:00 a.m. You get $22 and a buffet. Cost is $50. More information may be obtained by calling 717-987-3016.

Senior Center Activities McConnellsburg Senior Center activities for February are as follows: nickel bingo, 10:00 a.m. - February 2, 4, 6, 9, 11, 13, 18, 20, 23, 25 and 27; card games, 10:00 a.m. - February 3 and 17; blood pressure screening, 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. - February 5; Chambersburg shopping, 9:00 a.m. - February 10; senior club meeting, 11:00 a.m. - February 10; closed February 16; nutrition/craft class, 1:00 p.m. - February 19. To reserve a dinner write name on the sheet at the center or call 485-5613 before 1:30 p.m. on the day before. Suggested donation for meals is $2.

Hunter's Helping Kids Banquet The first annual Hunters Helping Kids banquet and live auction will be held at Buchanan Valley Fire Co., Saturday, February 21, at 6:00 p.m. Meet Team Fitzgerald and Hunting the Backwoods TV crew. There will be an autograph session, live auction, raffles, lots of food and a lot of great hunting stuff. Tickets are $20 for adults, $10 for kids 6-11 and kids under 6 are free. The firehall is located off of Route 234. More information may be obtained by contacting Bonnie and Troy Miller at 717-485-5529 or www.huntershelpingkids.org.

Sight And Sound Trip Sideling Hill Parish of the United Methodist Church is sponsoring a bus trip Wednesday, April 8, to see "Behold The Lamb." The bus will depart from Knobsville United Methodist Church at 8:00 a.m. More information may be obtained by calling 717-987-3215.

Soccer Registration Warfordsburg Area Youth Soccer will be holding spring '09 registration Saturday, February 7 and February 14, from 9:00 a.m. to noon, at the SF Elementary lobby. More information may be obtained by calling 294-3030.

Little League Registration Final opportunity to register for Fulton County Little League is this weekend, January 30 from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.; and Saturday, January 31, from 9:00 a.m. to noon. Registration is located in the Ray Koontz office in the Penn's Village Shopping Center in McConnellsburg. Registration is open to boys and girls who live in or outside Fulton county. Registration fee is $20 per player.

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. 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 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.

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