2009-09-03 / Community Bulletin Board


Veterans Assistance Cancelled The Governors' Veterans Outreach and Assistnce Center's visit to the F&M Trust in the Penn's Village Shopping Center in McConnellsburg on Tuesday, September 15, has been cancelled for this month due to budget constraints. Free help and advice for veterans and their family members are available either by calling the Harrisburg office toll free at 1-800-032-0930 or at gvoac@comcast.net. Visit the Web site at www.gvoac.com.

4-H Leaders Needed Interested in starting a new club or being more involved with the club your kids already joined? We have many types of opportunities available from a short one-month program to yearround. New 4-H leader open house and basic training will be held at the Fulton Theater on September 17 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Fore more information call Lori at 485-4111.

Angel Food Ministries There will be sign up for the September menus and specials for Angel Food Ministries at Fulton County Catholic mission. The times will be Tuesday, September 8, 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.; Wednesday, September 9 from 1:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.; Thursday, September 10, 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.; and at Warfordsburg Presbyterian Church on Saturday, September 12 from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. If you eat you qualify Further information and a menu may be obtained by calling Sister Margie at 485-5917.

Library Closed Fulton County Library will be closed from Tuesday, September 1, through Monday, September 7, to move. The library will reopen on Tuesday, September 8, at 9:00 a.m.

Mum/Aster Sale Saint Stephen Cathoalic Church Family Life Committee will be selling mums and asters in front of Snyder's Insurance office on Friday, September 11, from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., and on Saturday, September 12, at St. Stephen Catholic Church beginning at 8:00 a.m. The cost of the mums is $4 and asters are $6.

Creative Card Class A Creative Card class will be held Saturday, September 19, from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Stampin' Up consultant Dana Smith will host another quarterly worship focusing on fall and Halloween themes at the Alumni and Friends Community Building, Mc- Connellsburg. Up to 12 adults will learn how to create cards, gift tags, bags and home decor through a variety of rubber-stamping techniques. Contact Fulton County Parks and Recreation Commission direction at chaninr@comcast.net or 717-552-0071. Registration and payment must be received by September 9.

Navigating The Internet Southern Fulton technology director Doug Leisher will lead up to 24 adult students through a hands-on class September 15 from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. that will include an introduction on what the Internet is, browsers and current topics. While the class is open to any adult age 18 and over, it is perfect for older adults and senior citizens who would like to lean how to stay in contact with friends and family via the computer. Contact chaninr@comcast.net or 717-552-0071. Registration and payment must be received by September 14.

Weavers 101 A hands-on weaving instruction by Judy Appleby will be held September 26 and October 3 at 9:00 a.m. at the Frick Road, Waterfall, studio. Offered will be hands-on instruction on the basics of weaving through the creation of large or small totes that include leather handles and a diamond overlay pattern. Class will last approximately 4 to 5 hours. Participants need to bring an old towel, pencil, flexible tape measure, sharp scissors, spring clothespins, spray bottle and a dishpan or bucket, not too small or too large. Students should also bring a brown bag lunch or something to share for lunch. Cost is $44 for a small tote or $49 for a large. In order to register, mail fee and personal information along with the date intended to participate to Judy Appleby, 501 Frick Road, Waterfall, PA 16689. Information on the class or available seating may be obtained by calling 814- 685-3433.

Hunter Safety Course The Hunter/Trapper Safety Course will be held September 10 from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. and September 12 from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Fulton County Pistol and Rifle Club. Preregistration is required at www.pgc.state.pa.us, click on Hunter Education. Class is limited to 65 students. A bag lunch is needed for Saturday. 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.

AARP Safe Driving Course AARP Safe Driving Course is a classroom refresher course for safe driving and will be offered at Hustontown Senior Center on September 21 and 22. Classes are from 8:00 a.m. to noon. Both days of classes are required to be eligible for the threeyear auto insurance discount. Payment is required before classes begin and checks can be made payable to AARP. Cost is $12 for AARP members and $14 for nonmembers. To preregister call Peggy at 717-987-3770 from 8:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

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