2010-03-25 / Community Bulletin Board


COPE Meeting COPE’s parent support group will meet at 12:30 p.m., Thursday, April 1, at the Head Start building. The topic will be “Raising Confident Kids.” More information or directions may be obtained by calling 717-485-4417 or 717-485-5038.

Chamber Meetings Fulton County Chamber of Commerce & Tourism members are welcome to join in for lunch at the monthly membership meetings the third Wednesday of each month at 12:30 p.m., at the American Legion in McConnellsburg. A guest speaker will be featured at each meeting. Annual membership fee includes the cost of lunch for one person for the organization and a guest at an additional cost. No July and August meetings due to summer break.

Legion Meeting American Legion Post 561 active members regular meeting is the first Tuesday of every month at 7:00 p.m. Auxiliary members meet the second Wednesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. Members of both organizations are urged to attend.

PARSE Meeting Pennsylvania Association of Retired State Employees (PARSE) has a 9:00 a.m. breakfast meeting on the second Wednesday of every month at McConnellsburg FOVA (VFW). All retired state employees and spouses are invited to attend. For additional information, call 485-4763.

Democratic Meetings Fulton/Franklin Democratic Club meets the third Tuesday of each month in Democratic Headquarters at 7:00 p.m., 123 South Second Street, McConnellsburg. Meetings are open to the public, light refreshments are provided and all are welcome. More information may be obtained by calling 485-3386.

MHS Soccer Booster Meeting McConnellsburg boys soccer boosters will be meeting April 8 at 7:00 p.m. in Mr. McKelvey’s room of the high school. This meeting is open to the parents of any senior high boy or junior high student who is interested in playing soccer in the 2010 season. Students are welcome to attend as well. Disucssed will be fundraisers and camps for the upcoming season.

Republican Women To Meet Fulton County Council of Republican Women will meet on Thursday, April 8, at 4:45 p.m. at the Fulton County Library. All are welcome to attend.

Cemetery Assoc. Meeting Buck Valley Lutheran Cemetry Association will hold its spring meeting Saturday, April 17, at 7:30 p.m.

Conservation Board Meetings Fulton County Conservation District Board of Directors monthly meetings for 2010 will be held on the following dates and times: 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 one-half hour prior to the regular board meeting. All district meetings are held in the Conservation District board room located at 216 North Second Street, Mc- Connellsburg, unless otherwise noted.

Clear Ridge Cemetery Assoc. Meeting The annual Clear Ridge Cemetery Assoc. meeting will be held Friday, April 9, at 7:30 p.m., at Clear Ridge United Methodist Church. All interested persons are urged to attend.

Town Meeting Fulton County commissioners will hold a town meeting April 1 at Thompson Township building, Needmore, on Gem Bridge Road at 7:00 p.m.

Historical Society Meeting Matthew Dodd will entertain members and friends with “Songs and Stories of the American Hobo” at the Fulton County Historical Society’s annual dinner meeting Thursday evening, April 22, 2010. A full-course meal will be served at the Hustontown Firehall at 6:00 p.m. with a $12 charge to cover both the meal and entertainment. Firehall cooks need a reservation count by April 15. Mail check now to Fulton County Historical Society, Box 115, Mc- Connellsburg, PA 17233. Contact Monica Seville at 485-4454 daytime or society President Dick Miller at 485-3412 evenings for details or directions.

Cemetery Assoc. Meeting There will be a meeting of Knobsville Methodist Church Cemetery Association on Wednesday, March 31, at 7:00 p.m. at the church. Interested parties are invited to attend.

VFW Election The annual election of officers for VFW Post 655 will take place at the regular monthly meeting on April 1, 2010, at 7:00 p.m. in the FOVA.

FR Senior Parent Meeting Forbes Road Class of 2010 parents will meet Thursday, March 25, at 7:00 p.m. in the high school to plan for an after graduation party. All interested parents are invited to attend.

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