2011-02-24 / Community Bulletin Board


Senior Center Activities McConnellsburg Senior Center activities for March are as follows: nickel bingo, 10 a.m. - March 2, 4, 7, 9, 11, 14, 16, 18, 21, 23, 25 and 28; blood pressure screening, 11 a.m. - March 3; Chambersburg shopping, 9 a.m. - March 10; visit from Everett Senior Center, 10 a.m. - March 11; senior club meeting, 11:15 a.m. - March 15; breakfast at Roadkill, 7 a.m. - March 17; nutrition/craft class, 1 p.m. - March 17; dime bingo, 10 a.m. - March 30.

Library Teen Night Fulton County Library teen night will be held Friday, February 25, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Teen advisory board meets at 5 p.m. Please use the community room entrance to the library.

Shooting Match Hustontown Area Volunteer Fire Co. will sponsor a shooting match March 5, 12, 19 and 26, beginning at 1 p.m. Shells will be furnished.

Prom Fashion Show Hancock Lioness Club will sponsor a prom fashion show event Saturday, March 5, at Hancock American Legion at 6 p.m. Fashions will be presented by David’s Bridal and Men’s Warehouse. Donations of $8 will benefit the causes that the Lions Club supports.

Card Party McConnellsburg Alumni & Friends will be sponsoring an old-fashioned card party on Saturday, February 26, 2011, at the McConnellsburg Alumni & Friends Community Building (formerly the old MHS). Starting time will be 6 p.m. Everyone is encouraged to come and play even if you do not know how to. Also everyone is encouraged to bring a covered dish to be shared with the group. Any questions, please call Mrs. Kathy J. Kendall at 485-0221.

Hunter Ed Course Fulton County Hunter Trapper Education course will be offered Thursday, March 16, from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m., and Saturday, March 18, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., at Fulton County Pistol and Rifle Club. Preregister at PGC Web site at www.pgc.state.pa.us, click on Educaiton/ Hunter Education class schedule. Class limit is 65 students. Bring bag lunch for Saturday. For general informaiton only contact the 814-643-1831.

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.

Soccer Registration Warfordsburg Area Soccer (WAYS) will hold registration for one day only on Saturday, March 5, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at Dott Store. No late registrations can be accepted. More information may be obtained by calling 294-3001.

New York City Trip Modern Woodmen of American Camp 7948 is sponsoring a bus trip to New York City Saturday, May 7. The bus departs McConnellsburg courthouse at 6 a.m. A stop will be made for breakfast at 8:15 a.m. and arrival in New York City at 11:30 a.m. Depart New York City near the Times Square area at 6:30 p.m. and a stop will be made halfway home for supper. Estimated arrival back in Mc- Conellsburg is 12:15 a.m. Cost for transportation and a buffet breakfast is $55 per person. Please send money by April 15 to Rick Claar, PO Box 624, Bedford, PA 15522 or call 888- 623-6719.

Shooting Matches Hustontown Fire Co. will hold a shooting match February 26 at the firehall. Shells will be furnished and prizes awarded.

Open Stage Hustontown Fire Co. will hold an open stage February 26 at 6 p.m. at the firehall. Kitchen opens at 5 p.m. and admission is free.

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 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.

Shooting Stars Registration Shooting Stars registration will be held at Needmore Bible Church fellowship hall from 5:30 p.m. to 6 p.m., February 28. Banner carriers are needed, any age. Registration is for majorettes ages 3-23. Practice will start for all the registered members on Monday, March 7. More information may be obtained by calling Linda Bolden at 717-294-3346, Dee Ann Spade at 717-573-2401.

Little League Registration Fulton County Little League is still accepting registrations for the following age groups: TBall ages 5- and 6-year-olds; Farm League ages 7- and 8-yearolds, and Little League ages -9 to 12- year-olds. The child’s age is determined as of April 30, 2011. The fee to register in Fulton County Little League is $25 per child. If you would like to register, please contact a manager or call Greg Strait at 717- 485-5723. Fulton County Little League is open to all youth regardless of the county they reside. Registrations will close March 4.

Hall Walking McConnellsburg SADD offers hall walking at McConnellsburg High School starting at 5:30 p.m., to 7 p.m. Hall walking in the high school will be every Tuesday and Thursday with the last day on Thursday, March 24. If the school closes because of the weather, hall walking will be cancelled. Any questions, please call Kathy J. Kendall at 485- 4530, ext. 1002, or at home at 485-0221.

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