2009-02-19 / Community Bulletin Board


Shooting Matches Hustontown Area Volunteer Fire Co. will hold regular shooting matches February 21 and 28.

Bus Trip A penny pincher one-day bus trip to the Longaberger Homestead in Ohio will be held March 14. Includes transportation, breakfast on bus, snacks and drinks. Hundreds of baskets given away thru games and huge sales. Proceeds go to McConnellsburg Alumni and Friends Asso. More information may be obtained by calling 485- 3718 or 485-3195.

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

Dodgeball Tournament A dodgeball tournament will be held March 7 at McConnellsburg Jaycee building. Cost is $5 a player with a minimum of five players per team. Registration is at 8:00 a.m. and the tournament begins at 9:00 a.m. More information may be obtained by calling 814-599- 6997.

Fundraiser For Hoover Family McConnellsburg SADD Parent Boosters will be sponsoring a dance Saturday, February 21, from 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m., in the old MHS gym in McConnellsburg. The band "Alliance" will be donating its talents this night. Everyone is invited to attend and all proceeds will be given to Scottie Hoover's parents to use to help cover expenses. Chaperones and donations of food are needed. Any questions or donations, please call Mrs. Kathy J. Kendall at 485-0221 or 485-453, ext. 343.

FR Youth Baseball Registration Forbes Road Youth baseball last chances to register will be February 23 and February 25, 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., at Hustontown Firehall. Registration for T-ball, minor league, little league, 13+ baseball and girls softball (ages 9-12 & 13-17). More information may be obtained by visiting www.leaguelineup.com/fryb or contacting Pete Hall at 377-9138, Mike Schepis at 485-3758 or Darius DeShong at 987-3813.

Spring Youth Soccer Registration Spring AYSO registration will be held at McConnellsburg Elementary School at the elementary office on Thursday, February 19, from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.; and Saturday, February 21, from 9:00 a.m. to noon. Registrants are required to provide a copy of the child's birth certificate, complete a registration form and pay the registration fee. Any child born prior to February 1, 2005, is eligible to play. Registration fees are $30 for the first child and $25 for each additional child. Parent coaches are also welcome. Please indicate at that time if willing to volunteer.

HAVFCO Open Stage Hustontown Area Volunteer Fire Co. will sponsor an open stage on Saturday, February 28, beginning at 6:00 p.m. The kitchen will open at 5:00 p.m. Come out and join in to entertain or just come out and enjoy visiting with old and new friends.

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.

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.

Gym Time McConnellsburg Alumni and Friends Association will be sponsoring free gym time in the old MHS gym on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, 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.

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