Alumni Gym Open The alumni community gym in Mc- Connellsburg will be open from noon to 1:30 p.m. on Monday, Wednesday and Friday starting Monday, January 3, for anyone who would like to get some exercise, walk or run. This is a free activity and open to all ages. If the Central Fulton School District is closed because of the weather, the gym will not be open. Any questions, please call Kathy J. Kendall at 485-4530 ext. 1002 or at home at 485-0221.
Line Dance Fulton County Line Dance Club will hold line dance sessions every Wednesday (except the first Wednesday of the month) beginning at 7:00 p.m. at VFW Post 655, Poplar Street, McConnellsburg. All are welcome. Come and learn some new steps. A $2 donation is appreciated.
Shooting Match Hustontown Fire Co. will sponsor a shooting match Saturday, January 8, at 1:00 p.m. Shells will be furnished and prizes awarded.
Open Stage Hustontown Fire Co. will sponsor an open stage Saturday, January 22, at 6:00 p.m. Kitchen opens at 5:00 p.m. Admission is free.
Hall Walking McConnellsburg SADD will be offering hall walking at McConnellsburg High School starting at 5:30 p.m., to 7:00 p.m. Hall walking in the high school will be every Tuesday and Thursday starting on January 4, with the last day on Thursday March 24. If the school closes because of the weather, hall walking will be cancelled. Park in the parking lot and not along the building. If you bring your children, please supervise them. Please sign in when you come and sign out before you leave. Jogging may only be done between 6:30 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. on the outside lanes. Any questions, please call Kathy J. Kendall at 485-4530, ext. 1002, or at home at 485-0221.
Hoop Shoot Chambersburg Elks Lodge #600 will hold its annual hoop shoot on January 8, 2011, at McConnellsburg Elementary School. The shoot comprises 25 foul shots from each contestant. All 8-9-year-olds will shoot 11 feet from the foul line using a girl’s basketball. Everyone else will shoot at the regular foul line 15 feet from the basket and use a regulation ball. This free competition is open to all girls and boys from 8 to 13. Birthdate as of April 1, 2011. Registration times are as follows: 8-9-year-olds register from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. Competition will start at 9 a.m. following the opening ceremonies. The 10-11-year-olds will register from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., with the 12-13 yr. olds registering from 11:00 a.m. to noon. Any questions call 717-485-0221.
Hog Shoot Hustontown Area Volunteer Fire Co. will sponsor a hog shoot Saturday, January 1, beginning at 1:00 p.m. Come out and try skills and support the volunteer firefighters and ambulance attendants. More information at a later date.