FOOD & DINING
Turkey Dinner A turkey dinner will be held at Clear Ridge Community Building on Thursday, September 17, at 4:00 p.m. Served will be sandwiches, pie and ice cream. All are welcome.
Democratic Fall Dinner The Democratic fall dinner will be held Saturday, September 26, at 6:30 p.m., at Needmore Firehall. Tickets are available from any committee member or at the door.
Ham & Bean Soup The fourth annual ham and bean soup/gospel music festival, sponsored by Grace United Methodist church, will be held Sunday, September 20, from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., at Three Springs Tabneracle. Gospel music will be provided by the Aughwick Band. Refreshments and baked goods will be available. Proceeds benefit Grace UMC Children's Outreach Ministries.
Fall Hoe-Down The annual fall hoe-down sponsored by Trinity United Church of Christ will be held Saturday, September 19, at the community grounds at Hawbaker Drive and Route 30 in Fort Loudon. Breakfast will be served beginning at 8:00 a.m., chicken barbecue at noon. Soup, sandwiches, french fries and beverages will be available. There will be flea market, yard sale and craft vendors with setup beginning at 7:00 a.m. Space rental is $10. Barnyard Olympics for all ages will begin at 10:00 a.m. Admission is free.
Museum Tea The Museum Autumn Tea will be held on September 19 at 11:00 a.m. in the meeting room of the Fulton House. Tickets are $9 for adults and $4.50 for children under 10. Tickets are available at Summer Thyme Floral on Lincoln Way West or you may call 814-735-3039.
Pig Roast Community pig roast at Forbes Road Lions Club Park will be held Saturday, September 26, at 5:00 p.m. with a covered-dish meal. Meat, rolls, drink and place setting provided. Bring lawn chairs for an evening of family fun.
Crab Dinner McConnellsburg Lions Club's second annual benefit auction and Dungeness crab dinner will be held Saturday, September 26, at McConnellsburg American Legion. Proceeds help support the Lions Club Community Park expansion. The Lions are accepting new and antique items for the auction. Individuals may purchase tickets or deliver donations to Jack D. Steele Family Dentistry or Robert Snyder Insurance Agaency. Silent auciton begins at 4:30 p.m. and dinner at 6:00 p.m., followed by the live auction.
Hog Roast Fulton County Rifle and Pistol Club's third annual hog roast will be held September 27 for all current members in good standing and their families. Please bring a covered dish and a chair. Please RSVP to 717-485-5930.
Chicken BBQ Needmore Fire Co. will hold a chicken barbecue Sunday, September 20, at 11:00 a.m. Menu is half a chicken, baked beans, applesauce, cake and roll.
Hustontown/FR Alumni Banquet The Hustontown/Forbes Road alumni banquet will be held October 3 at Hustontown Firehall. Doors open at 4:00 p.m. for those who want to come and visit. The meal will be served at 6:00 p.m. Please make reservations by September 17. All graduates and attendees from either high school are welcome to attend, especially the classes of 1939, 1949, 1959, 1969, 1979, 1989, 1999 and 2009. Price is $9 per person. Make checks payable to Hustontown/ Forbes Road Alumni Assoc., and mail to Sarah Shaw, PO Box 446, Hustontown, PA 17229. Please put year of graduation on check. More information may be obtained by calling 717-987-3327.