2009-04-02 / Community Bulletin Board


Historical Society Meeting Author Burt Kummerow of Baltimore will share highlights and local stories from the new 2008 book "Pennsylvania's Forbes Trail: Gateways and Getaways along the Legendary Route from Philadelphia to Pittsburgh" at the Fulton County Historical Society meeting Friday night, April 24, at Hustontown Firehall. A few books will be available for purchase. The book commemorates 250 years of the old Forbes Trail 1758-2008 but also features 40 themed tours of enjoyable spots to visit today not far off the original trail. His talk will begin about 7:15 p.m. following the meal and brief business meeting.

Farm Women Meeting Fulton County Society of Farm Women will meet April 2 at 7:00 p.m. at the home of Barb Leese. The program for this meeting will be planning for the 50th-year convention that will be held in May. The meeting is open to all women who have an interest in the rural lifestyle. More information and directions may be obtained by calling Barb Leese at 485-5259.

Town Meeting Fulton County commissioners will host a town meeting April 2 at Hustontown Senior Center at 7:00 p.m. More information may be obtained by calling 717-485-3691.

Pioneer Club Meeting There will be a Pioneer Club meeting at Rock Hill Mennonite Church on April 5 at 7:00 p.m. All ages are welcome to attend. More information may be obtained by calling Stacy Snyder at 485-0122 or Kim Seiders a 485-9074.

Soccer Boosters Meeting McConnellsburg Boys Soccer Boosters would like to welcome all parents to the April 14 meeting at MHS at 7:00 p.m. This meeting is mandatory to any soccer player who wants to attend the team soccer camp being held this summer. The booster club will be partially sponsoring this event and welcomes new team players and parents. More information may be obtained by calling 485-0571.

PA-R-PAC Meeting PA-R-PAC will be hosting a "Meet The Candidates Nite" on April 6 at Sideling Hill Christian Church Community Hall at 6:00 p.m. Everyone is welcome to attend and bring a friend. Bring questions along to ask. Refreshments will be served. Troy Miller will serve as mediator. More information may be obtained by calling Bonnie Miller at 717- 485-5529.

PASR Meeting Fulton County Chapter of Pennsylvania Association of School Reitrees (PASR) will conduct the chapter's spring meeting at Hustontown Firehall on Thursday, May 14, with registration at 9:00 a.m. Following the business meeting, a luncheon will be enjoyed. Reservations may be made by calling Ron Mitchell at 485-3628. All school retirees are encouraged to attend. The PASR is encouraing members to join with the Hustontown Senior Center for lunch on April 14. Donation of $2. Registration should be made by calling 987-3770.

Legion Meeting American Legion Post 561 active members regular meeting is the first Tuesday of every month at 7:00 p.m. Auxiliary members meet the second Wednesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. Members of both organizations are urged to attend.

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