2010-04-08 / Community Bulletin Board


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 Cemetery Association will hold its spring meeting Saturday, April 17, at 7:30 p.m.

Timber Ridge Cemetery Assoc. Meeting The annual Timber Ridge Cemetery Assoc. meeting will be held on Monday, April 12, at 6:30 p.m,. at the Antioch Church located on Timber Ridge Road. All interested persons are urged to attend.

Rural Road Safety Meeting Fulton County Farm Bureau will hold a Rural Road Safety meeting on Friday, April 16, at 10:00 a.m. at the Harry Johnston farm, also Valley Ag Services. The farm is located two miles south of McConnellsburg off Route 522. Turn right on Back Run Road and go 1/2 mile to the farm. Safety concerns and the latest regulations applying to farm vehicles will be discussed along with a presentation by Trooper Falkosky of the PA State Police.

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.

Farm Women Meeting Fulton County Society of Farm Women will meet April 8 at 7:00 p.m. at the home of Betty Daniels. The program will be ideas for a a float for the Folk Festival.

Sportsmen’s League Meeting Fulton County Sportsmen’s League will meet at 7:30 p.m. in the stone house at the trout nursery on April 16. Plans for the spring fundraiser on opening day of trout season will be finalized.

Horse & Pony Club Meeting The 4-H Horse & Pony Club will hold its next meeting on Saturday, April 10, at 6:30 p.m., at the Fulton Theatre. Members, don’t forget to register with the extension office for the April 17-18 clinic. For additional information, please contact Michelle DeShong at 717-816-3419 or the extension office at 717-485-4111.

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.

Quilt Club Meeting The Fulton County Quilt Club will meet in the community room of the Community State Bank, 415 Fulton Dr., McConnellsburg, on Saturday, April 17, at 9:30 a.m. Helen Clusman will be teaching hand quilting. Please bring the following items to the class: quilting needles, thread, scissors, thimble, straight pins, quilting or embroidery hoop, two pieces of fabric and one piece of batting 6” larger than your hoop and a marking pencil. Light fabric and a contrasting color of thread is preferable. Anyone interested in quilting is invited to attend. Please call 485-5367 with questions.

Cemetery Assoc. Meeting Whips Cove Cemetery Association will hold its annual meeting April 9 at 7:30 p.m. at Whips Cove Church.

Cemetery Assoc. Meeting Wells Valley Presbyterian Cemetery Assoc. will hold its annual meeting at the home of Harry Johnson on April 17 at 7:00 p.m. Any member may attend. A cemetery cleanup day has been set for April 24 at 9:00 a.m. for anyone wishing to help.

Wells Tannery Homecoming Meeting There will be a Wells Tannery Park Homecoming meeting April 12, at the park, at 7:00 p.m. to plan the homecoming on July 31. People are needed to help prepare and serve food, plan the parade and music.

COPE Meeting COPE’s Parent Support Group will meet Thursday, April 15, at the Head Start building. The topic will be “Keeping Your Kids Active.” More information or directions may be obtained by calling 717-485-4417 or 717-485-5038.

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