2010-02-18 / Community Bulletin Board


MHS Boys Soccer Booster Meeting McConnellsburg boys soccer boosters will have a meeting March 4 at 7:00 p.m. in Mr. McKelvey’s room of McConnellsburg High School. Parents of students playing soccer for the 2010 season are encouraged to attend. Students are also welcome.

4-H Shooting Club Meeting Cancelled The 4-H Shooting Club meeting for February will be cancelled due to the weather. Please turn in pizza orders with the money by Friday, February 19, to the extension office. Members can pick up their orders on February 25 at the extension office. The next meeting will be held Thursday, March 18, at 6:00 p.m. at Fulton County Rifle and Pistol Club. More information may be obtained by calling 485-4031.

Quilt Club Meting Fulton County Quilt Club will meet Saturday, February 20, at 10:00 a.m., at the Fulton Theatre. This will be the second class in the “From the Beginning” series and will be on color and using a color wheel. Please bring one piece of fabric that you dearly love and seven other pieces of fabric. The fabric does not have to be matched in colors. Please call Deb Ward with any questions at 717-658- 5611. Anyone interested in quilting is invited to attend.

Conservation Board Meetings Fulton County Conservation District Board of Directors monthly meetings for 2010 will be held on the following dates and times: March 11, 10:30 a.m.; April 8, 7:30 p.m.; May 13, 7:30 p.m.; June 10, 7:30 p.m.; July 8, 5:00 p.m. (Laurel Ridge pavilion); August 12, 7:30 p.m.; September 9, 7:30 p.m.; October 14, 7:30 p.m.; November 11, 10:30 a.m.; and December 9, 10:30 a.m. The budget and finance, personnel and programs and services committees meet onehalf hour prior to the regular board meeting. All district meetings are held in the Conservation District board room located at 216 North Second Street, McConnellsburg, unless otherwise noted.

Forestry/Wildlife Conference Woodland Owners of the Southern Alleghenies will hold its 13th annual Forestry and Wildlife Conference on March 6 from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at Breezewood Firehall. The conference will feature a hot family-style lunch, exhibits, raffles and a silent auction. Discussion topics, presentations and information on U.S. Farm Bill will be presented. Fee is $20 for WOSA members; $30 for nonmembers. A check payable to WOSA should be mailed to Carole Tresselt, 110 Long Bend Beach Road, Hopewell, PA 16650. Registration must be received by February 28 to guarantee lunch. More information may be obtained by calling 814-652-9150.

SF 4-H Club Meeting Southern Fulton 4-H Club will meet Monday, February 22, at 6:30 p.m. at Southern Fulton Elementary School. This is a new community 4-H club open to all. For more information contact Lori at 717-485-4111.

4-H Program Committee Meeting The 4-H Program Development Committee meeting will be March 15 at 6:30 p.m. at the extension office.

Extension Board Meeting Fulton County Cooperative Extension Board will meet March 16 at 6:30 p.m. at the extension office.

Sportsmen’s Meeting Fulton County Sportsmen’s League will meet at 7:30 p.m. in the stone house at the trout nursery February 19.

Garden Club Reminder Members please contact the planning Committee with suggestions for programs and activities for the 2010 calendar. The first regular club meeting will be Tuesday, March 23. Time and location to be announced. New members are welcome. Please call Joyce Tucker at 717-485-4789 for more information.

COPE Meeting COPE’s Parent Support Group will meet at 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, February 17, at the Head Start building. The topic will be “Relationships and Family Well Being.” For more information or for directions, please call Sandy at 717-485-4417 or Kenny at 717-485-5038.

Horse & Pony Club Meeting The 4-Horse & Pony Club will hold its next meeting February 20 at 6:30 p.m. at the Community State Bank. Members are reminded to turn in Joe Corbi orders to the extension office by February 19. Remember, sell eight or more items and membership fees will be paid for 2010. Any questions, please contact Michelle DeShong at 717-816-3419 or 717-485-4111.

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