2009-11-12 / Community Bulletin Board

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Treasures For Kids Treasures For Kids is a Christmas program conductd by Fulton County Catholic Mission in partnership with Fulton County Services for Children and Advisory Board and the local chapter of Beta Sigma Phi Sorority. For information and to sign up for the program, call Sister Margie at 485-5917.

Operation Christmas Child Operation Christmas Child shoe boxes sponsored annually by Samaritan Purse, will be collected at My Father’s House Ministries, located at 1635 Lincoln Way East, McConnellsburg, from Monday, November 16-23 during the following hours: Monday, Thursday and Saturday, 1:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m.; Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, 4:30 p.m. until 6:00 p.m.; and Sunday, noon until 3:00 p.m. Monday, November 23, the boxes will be delivered to the collection center in Waynesboro. More information may be obtained by calling 987- 9512.

Afghans For Sale Hustontown Fire Co. has afghans for sale. Large in choice of cranberry, green or navy blue for $39.99. Features the history of Hustontown. Make nice Christmas gifts. More information may be obtained by calling 987-3108 or 987-3115.

Foster Care Open House NHS Human Services invites anyone who has ever considered being a foster parent to NHS Human Services Foster Care open house/question and answer session Saturday, November 14, from 10:00 a.m. to noon, at Fulton County Library. More information may be obtained by calling 717-263-7295; e-mail jwolfe@nhsonline.org; www.nhsonline.org.

Used Book Drive Forbes Road field hockey teams are now accepting used books, magazines, movies, music and puzzles. Collection boxes have been placed in area businesses for these used items to be dropped off. The used book sale will take place in the Forbes Road cafeteria on Friday, December 4, from 3:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. and Saturday, December 5, from 9:00 a.m. until noon. In addition there will be a bake sale at those times. For more information, big personal donations or anyone wanting to put a collection box at a business call Becky Ford at 814-685-3432 or Carol Cline at 717-987-3996.

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