2009-05-28 / Community Bulletin Board


Free Clothing There will be a clothing room on Tuesday, June 23. It will begin at 9:00 a.m. at St. Stephen Catholic Church. More information may be obtained by calling 717-485-5917.

Historical Society Library Fulton County Historical Society library has closed while the building is being renovated. Research books and genealogy materials will not be available for public use until the Fulton County Library renovation is completed in mid-summer. At that time the Historical Society library will reopen in a room on the second floor that will be accessible by elevator.

Library Board Applications The Fulton County Library is currently accepting applications from interested individuals to serve on the Fulton County Library Board. The board is responsible for the wellbeing of the libraries and most policy decisions, and represents the community. Board members are non-paid officials appointed for a threeyear term. Library meetings are held at the Fulton County Library the second Monday of each month at 6:30 p.m. Applications are available at the Fulton County Library. All applications must be received at the library no later than June 30, 2009.

Food Drive Fulton County 4-H'ers will be around the county on Saturday, June 6, from 9:00 a.m. to noon, collecting nonperishable foods and donations for Fulton County Food Basket. Drop-off locations are Wilkins Farm Supply, Gordon's Cruise-In Ice Cream Shop, Harr's Grocery, Lincoln Way Market and Hustontown Post Office. More information may be obtained by calling 717-485-4111.

Library Fundraiser Your child can lend a hand in decorating the newly renovated library. You can place your child's hand print and name on a six-inch square ceramic tile to be displayed in appropriate locations at the library. The cost is a suggested $15 contribution. Application forms may be picked up at the library. You can also inscribe your name or the name of a loved one on a brick paver to be placed in the patio area at the front entrance. Your contribution of $50 purchases a paver.

Hunter Education Course The Hunter-Trapper Education course will be held June 11 from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. and June 13 from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at Fulton County Pistol and Rifle Club. Bring a bag lunch on Saturday. This is the second of three courses for the county. Pre-registration is required at www.pgc.state.pa.us. Click on hunter education. Class is limited to 65 students. More information may be obtained by calling 717-573-2921 on Monday evenings only from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. No other calls will be accepted.

Fair Queen Applications Fulton County Fair Queen applications are now available for girls 16 but not over 20 years as of June 1, 2009. Entries must be submitted by July 1, 2009. Application and rules can be obtained through school or by contacting Vickie Gordon at 485-5137 or 485-4915.

Rummage Sale New Beginnings Youth is having a rummage sale at Evangel Assembly of God Church June 4 and 5 from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Lots of clothing for 25 cents. Soup and sandwiches also for sale.

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