2009-12-10 / Community Bulletin Board


Youth Fair Items Several items were left behind at the youth building after the fair – clay pots, placemats, sculpture. Items are now at the extension office. They will be kept until December 31.

Animal Shelter Donations Donations for Cumberland Valley Animal Shelter are being accepted at Morton’s Attic, 226 North Second Street, McConnellsburg, during the month of December. The CVAS are in great need of laundry detergent, bleach and trash bags. Also accepted are towels, washcloths, blankets, sheets, pillowcases, mattress pads, cleaning supplies (paper towels, buckets, brushes, window cleaner, etc.), tarps, office supplies (envelopes, stamps, etc.), dog harnesses, first aid items, cat and kitten food, dog and puppy food, pet shampoo and conditioner, dog and cat toys, treats, instant rice, baby food (lamb and veal), aluminum cans and “Paws” to recycle. Monetary donations are always welcomed and checks should be made out to CVAS. Morton’s is open daily Monday, Tuesday and Thursday, 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.; Friday 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.; Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; and Sunday, 11:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Closed Wednesday. More information may be obtained by calling 717-485-3928.

Youth Livestock Youth livestock exhibitors (new and existing) who want to exhibit market livestock at the Fulton County Fair need to register with the Extension Office by December 31, 2009. This will allow youth to show market livestock at the youth building during the fair. Please call the Extension Office, check with the organizational leader or FFA advisor to register. Feel free to call the Fulton County Extension office at 717-485-4111.

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.

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.

Support Group Fulton County Center for Families is organizing a support group for parents of children with special needs. The group will meet at the Head Start building in McConnellsburg December 10 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Anyone interested in attending but day and time or location does not fit into schedule, please call and something will be worked out. Contact Jessica Lynch at 717-816-5104 or jlynch@fccfamilies.com if planning to attend or any questions.

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