2009-07-02 / Community Bulletin Board

RECREATION

Great Cove Baseball School Great Cove Baseball School will be held for players ages 8-12 of age to learn baseball fundamentals. The school is set for July 6, 7, 8 and 9 at the Fulton County Little League field located in Lions Community Park, McConnellsburg. The sessions begin at 8:30 a.m. and wrap up at 3:00 p.m. Lunch is provided. Free T-shirts and prizes awarded. The instructors are Bob Thomas, Chambersburg High School baseball coach; Brett Sellers, James Madison University and Loy Garber, McConnellsburg High School baseball coach. The fee to attend is $25 per day. Contact Loy Garber at 717-485- 4902 for more information or to enroll.

WAYS Soccer Registration WAYS will be holding fall soccer registration at Gordon's Cruise-in on Tuesday, July 21, from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., and Saturday, July 25, from 9:00 a.m. to noon. Gordon's is located in Needmore.

Lil' Hands Art Intro Camp Introduce your little ones to the world of art with this six-week, once weekly class geared toward the use of pencil, charcoal, pastels and markers. The class led by area artist Nancy Hogan will be held at her studio located at 6146 Great Cove Road, Needmore, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Aug 6, 13, 20 and 27 and September 3 and 10. Class size is limited to 10 children between the ages of 5 and 7. Please contact Fulton County Parks and Rec Commission program director Chanin Mountz at 717-552-0071 or chaninr@comcast.net to obtain registration forms or to inquire about cost and curriculum. Registration and payment must be received by July 20.

Car/Truck Show Hustontown Fire Co. will sponsor a car and truck show and cruise-in Saturday, July 18, at the firehall. Registration is from 9:00 a.m. to noon. Event time is 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Preregistration is $5 per judged car by July 11. Send check to Hustontown Fire Co., 426 North Clear Ridge Road, Hustontown, PA 17229. There will also be a chicken barbecue and other food available. More information may be obtained by calling 987-3783 or 987-3743.

Car, Truck, Motorcycle Show Franklin/Fulton Auto Club will hold a car, truck and motorcycle show July 4 (raindate July 5) at the Mc- Connellsburg American Legion. Registration is from 9:00 a.m. to noon with awards given at 3:00 p.m. Restrooms and food will be available. More information may be obtained by calling 485-4493, 658-2613, 658- 1210, 485-3412 or 491-3711. Registration is $10 day of show or preregistration of $8 by calling one of the above numbers.

Ready, Aim, Fire Adventure Camp Get ready for a full day of archery, clay pigeon and target shooting along with some snacks prepared over the fire, lessons in first aid, environmental awareness and trapping as well as a compass treasure hunting course at the Fulton County Pistol and Rifle Club on Thursday, July 20. Up to 50 students in grades 4-8 eligible. Registration and payment must be received by July 20. Contact Fulton County Parks and Recreation Commission program director Chanin Mountz at 717-552-0071 or chaninr@comcast.net for more info.

Wind and Water Wonders Adventure Camp Ever wonder what lurks under the water or what can be found soaring through the sky? This one-day camp will put those questions to rest with activities including fishing, SMART Angler, bats of the night, gobbling turkeys, a turkey trapping demonstration, paddle boats and more at Cowans Gap State Park on Thursday, August 6. Up to 50 students in grades 4-8 eligible. Registration and payment must be received by July 20. Contact Fulton County Parks and Recreation Commission program director Chanin Mountz at 717-552-0071 or chaninr@comcast.net for more info.

Medical Center Auxiliary Workshop Members of Fulton County Medical Center Auxiliary will make starfish Christmas ornaments at a workshop to be held Wednesday, July 8, beginning at 10:00 a.m. in the activities room of the Medical Center. Glue guns will be needed. The ornaments are to be sold at future crafts sales. More information may be obtained by calling Betty Shelley.

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