2009-11-19 / Community Bulletin Board


Chamber Mixer Fulton County Chamber of Commerce and Tourism is hosting a chamber mixer Friday, December 4, from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the Fulton Theatre. All chamber members and interested parties are invited to attend. This event will coincide with Christmas In McConnellsburg.

BiValley Softball Organizing BiValley girls softball and travel teams are organizing for the 2010 season. Join Facebook group “BiValley Girls Softball” and get involved in the discussions and planning for a great season of softball. Call 717-372-5922 for more information.

Sight-In Days Fulton County Pistol and Rifle Club will hold its annual sight-in days at the club range November 21 and 22 from noon until 5:00 p.m. Club members will be on hand for assistance if needed. This is open to the general public.

Gingerbread House Contest A Child’s “Make and Take” Ginger Bread House Contest, for children ages 4 to 12 years will be held Saturday, December 5, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at The Fulton Theatre. Each child will be provided with a small gingerbread house and decoration supplies. Entries for each age group will be judged at 1 p.m. Winners of each category will be displayed at the newly renovated Fulton County Library. There is no admission fee, but donations will be accepted. Register at Fulton County Center for Families, any of the Fulton County libraries, Southern Fulton Elementary School office, McConnellsburg Elementary School office, or e-mail the child’s name, age and phone number to Syoungblood@sakindness.org. To ensure enough supplies for all participants, preregistration is strongly encouraged. Sponsored by Simple Act of Kindness, a community out-reach program of Christian Social Services.

Christmas In McConnellsburg Fulton County Chamber of Commerce and Tourism is hosting the annual Christmas In McConnellsburg. A wide variety of vendors and events will take place at the Fulton Theatre. Friday, December 4, from 4:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., shop for Christmas gifts and grab a bite to eat. Santa will appear for photos from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. for $2. Caroling and fellowship will warm your hearts. Saturday, December 5, event hours are 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Gingerbread making from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. and judging will take place at 1:00 p.m. Uncle Clem and Jana will be at the theatre Saturday only from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. with free wagon rides around town (weather permitting). Shop for Christmas tree, wreaths, bows and more with outside shopping as well.

Winter Craft Show Shade Gap Auxiliary’s winter craft show will be held Saturday, November 21, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and Sunday, November 22, noon to 4:00 p.m. Twenty-three vendors, homecooked food available. A photographer will be there for winter portraits. All are welcome.

Shooting Match Hustontown Area Volunteer Fire Co. will sponsor shooting matches every Saturday in November beginning at 1:00 p.m. First and second prizes will be awarded.

Open Stage Hustontown Fire Co. will sponsor an open stage on Saturday, November 28, beginning at 6:00 p.m. Kitchen opens at 5:00 p.m. Everyone is welcome to come and share talent.

X Card Shoots Fulton County Rifle and Pistol Club X-card shoots begin until November 20 and start at 7:00 p.m. Ten chances to shoot for $10 at an X card. First place is a turkey or ham; second place bacon. The last round is $5 to win the $50 meat round.

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