2010-04-01 / Community Bulletin Board


tournament will be held April 3 at McConnellsburg Community Building. Registration will be held from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. All are welcome. More information may be obtained by calling 717-860-5175.

Open Stage Hustontown Area Volunteer Fire Co. will sponsor an open stage Saturday, April 24, at 6:00 p.m. The kitchen opens at 5:00 p.m. Admission is free. Also a chicken barbecue will be held.

Egg Hunt An Easter egg hunt will be held Friday, April 2, at Rock Hill Mennonite Church at 11:00 a.m.

Hog Shoot Hustontown Area Volunteer Fire Co. will hold a hog shoot April 10 at 1:00 p.m. There will be 11 regular rounds to qualify for the hog shoot. Various meat prizes will be given away. Twelve-, 16- and 20-gauge shells will be used. No guns with less than a 640 choke and no sleeved guns will be permitted. Shells will be furnished. Guns may be checked that day if in question. Last shoot for this season.

Bus Trip Modern Woodmen of America Camp 7948 is sponsoring a bus trip to New York City on Saturday, May 8. The bus departs from the McConnellsburg Courthouse at 6:00 a.m. A stop will be made for breakfast at approximately 8:30 a.m. and arrive in New York City near Macy’s at approximately 11:30 a.m. A stop will be made also halfway home for supper. Estimate arrival back in McConnellsburg is 12:15 a.m. Cost for transportation and the breakfast buffet is $45 for adults and $40 for kids under 12. Please send money and number of adults and children by April 10 to Rick Claar, PO Box 624, Bedford, PA 15522 or call 888-623-6719.

Egg Hunt McConnellsburg Lions Club will host its annual Easter egg hunt for youths 12 and under at the Lions Community Park on April 3 at 10:00 a.m. There will be different age groups with prizes for each group.

Open Stage An open stage of country and bluegrass music will be held at Orbisonia-Rockhill Firehall Saturday, April 10. Free admission. Donations benefit the Orbisonia Rockhill Fire Department. Music starts at 5:00 p.m.

Trap Shooting Trap shooting will be held at Fulton County Pistol & Rifle Club, with practice every Friday evening at 7:00 p.m. Also the third Sunday of each month starting at noon with 10 target warmup and 100 target shoot follows. These shoots are open to the public. All are welcome.

Kids Craft/Fun Day Warfordsburg Presbyterian Church will be having a kids fun and craft day entitled “2 by 2” on Saturday, April 17, from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. All kids and kids at heart are welcome to attend. A light lunch will be provided.

FR Easter Egg Hunt Forbes Road Lions Club will hold an Easter egg hunt at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, April 3, at Lions Park, conditions permitting. In case of inclement weather or muddy grounds, the event will take place in Forbes Road High School gym. Eggs, candy and special prizes for toddlers thru 12-years-olds. Raffle tickets are now on sale to support the egg hunt and other Lions Club projects.

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