2010-05-06 / Community Bulletin Board

THIS ‘N THAT

McConnellsburg FFA Plant Sale! McConnellsburg FFA plant sale will be held May 3- 20, Monday to Friday, 9:45 a.m to noon; and Saturday, May 8 and 15, from 8:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. An excellent selection of herbs, bedding pants, vegetable plants, hanging baskets, perennials and patio containers. Sold on first-come, first-served basis. Six packs, $1.75; hanging baskets, $8; 4-inch pots, $1.50; specialty pots starting at $15. For an order form, stop into the high school office or e-mail ameyer@tiu11.org or call 485-3195, ext. 1107.

Can Drive Fulton County Community Cavaliers 4-H group is having its first aluminum can drive during the month of May. Donations can be dropped off at Dibert’s Metal along Route 522 north during regular business hours. All proceeds will go to a local mental health organization. More information may be obtained by calling Janet Fittry at 717-552-0507.

Mother’s Day Flower Sale St. Stephen Family Life Committee is sponsoring a Mother’s Day flower sale in front of Snyder’s Insurance on Friday, May 7, from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., and on Saturday, May 8, at St. Stephen’s Catholic Church from 9:00 a.m. until noon. Hanging baskets and flowers in pots will be available.

Crafts/Bake Sale Fulton County Medical Center Auxiliary will hold a crafts and bake sale in the Medical Center main lobby Friday, May 7 at 9:00 a.m.

Buck-A-Bag Day At Thrift Shop Center youth will hold a Buck-A-Bag Day at Second Time Thrift Shop in Waterfall on Saturday, May 7, from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Bags will be supplied to be filled for $1. Second Time has a variety of items ranging from clothes, toys and household things.

Book, Plant, Bake Sale Fulton County Library will hold a book, plant and bake sale May 14 and 15, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., at 227 North First Street, McConnellsburg. Lunch stand will only be available Friday. Proceeds will be matched by the Modern Woodman of America.

Support Group Are you the parent or caregiver of a child with special needs? Do you sometimes feel overwhelmed or alone? Fulton County Center for Families is sponsoring a support group for parents of children with special needs. The group will be held at the Head Start building in Mc- Connellsburg on May 13 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Everyone is welcome. Please contact Jessica Lynch at 717-816-5104 or jlynch@fccfamilies.com with any questions.

Military Names Wanted Simple Acts of Kindness of Fulton County is seeking names and addresses of Fulton County men and women who are actively serving in the military. Please contact Monica Mellott at 814-685-3806 as soon as possible with any information available.

Clear Ridge Methodist Church Anniversary Clear Ridge United Methodist Church is now making plans to celebrate its 150th year anniversary during the month of October 2010. Anyone who may have information, pictures or stories regarding local history of the church, surrounding community, stores or schools, please call 717-987-3266. It is hoped to develop a narrative history of the church and surrounding community of significant events over the past 150 years. The members are interested in families who have contributed to the community.

Open House Fulton County Community Christian School will be holding an open house Friday, May 7, 2010, from 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. FCCCS has classes for pre-K through 12th grade. Parents and members of the community are invited to come and check out what’s new and exciting at FCCCS. The school is located at 8159 Great Cove Road, Needmore. For more information, call 717-573-4400 or e-mail admin@ fcccs.org.

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