2011-02-24 / Community Bulletin Board


Scout Meeting Boy Scouts of America Troop 43 meets every Tuesday night at 6:00 p.m. at the United Presbyterian Church in McConnellsburg. It is open to all boys 11-18 years of age. Monetary donations and help will be accepted. More information may be obtained by contacting the Scoutmaster Martin Seylar at 717-485-4093.

Cemetery Assoc. Meeting The annual business meeting of the Jerusalem Cemetery Assoc. will be held at the Jerusalem Christian Church on Saturday, March 5, at 7 p.m.

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 Mc- Connellsburg. 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). If roads are snow-covered, meeting will be cancelled. All retired state employees and spouses are invited to attend. For additional information, call 717-294-3861.

Cemetery Assoc. Meeting Buck Valley Lutheran Cemetery Assoc. will hold its spring meeting Sunday, March 6, at 2 p.m., at the church.

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

FFA Meeting The McConnellsburg FFA chapter would like to invite any previous McConnellsburg FFA members to join the members on April 28 at the annual banquet and exchange FFA memories. Retired FFA advisor Rick Cook will also be in attendance. Anyone who was a member of the Mc- Connellsburg FFA in high school and would like to join the current members for an evening of fun, please contact Kristin Hawbaker at 12khawbaker@cfsd.info or Ann Meyer at ameyer@tiu11.org for more information.

Ag Winter Meeting Fulton County Farmers: Pennsylvania has environmental regulations for agricultural activities. There are regulations for erosion, sedimentation and stormwater, as well as regulations for the handling of manure that all agricultural operations, regardless of size, must comply with. To learn more about these regulatory requirements and how they affect your operation, please plan to attend the ag winter meeting on Saturday, February 26, from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the Fulton Theatre in McConnellsburg. This meeting is brought to you by the Fulton County Conservation District, the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service and the Fulton County Penn State Cooperative Extension. Lunch will be provided. Pesticide credits are available. Please RSVP by February18, at 717-485-3547, Ext. 116.

Wells Tannery Homecoming The Wells Tannery Park Board is holding a homecoming planning meeting at Wells Tannery Park on Monday, February 28, at 7 p.m. Board positions available as well as planning committee members. Someone is needed to plan and set up the parade. Ideas with help welcome.

FOVA Election Meeting The FOVA Assocition will hold a special election to elect a director at the next rgular meeting on March 3, 2011.

Breakfast Gathering A breakfast gathering of the Fulton County Chapter of PASR will be held at K’s Place on Tuesday, March 1, at 9 a.m. All school retirees are invited. More information may be obtained by calling 987-3494.

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