2011-03-31 / Community Bulletin Board


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.

Medical Center Auxiliary Meeting Fulton County Medical Center Auxiliary will meet Monday, April 4, at 10 a.m., in the activities room of the Medical Center.

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.

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 Wells Valley Presbyterian Cemetery Assoc. will hold its annual meeting at the home of Harry Johnson April 16, at 7 p.m. Any member may attend. Anyone wishing to do the mowing of the cemetery should have their bids in by the night of the meeting. Bids may be turned into Harry Johnson or Kathy Swope.

Wells Tannery Park Meeting Wells Tannery Park board is meeting Thursday, March 31, to elect officers and begin the planning of this year’s homecoming. Board positions and homecoming planning committee members needed Everyone welcome.

Singles Meeting Knobsville Singles will meet April 11, at 9 a.m., at K’s Place.

Cemetery Meeting Clear Ridge Cemetery Assoc. annual meeting will be held Friday, April 1, at 7 p.m. All directors, officers and interested persons are urged to attend.

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 McConnellsburg FFA in high school and would like to join the current members for an evening of fun, please contact 485-3195, ext. 1107, for more information.

Historical Society Banquet The annual spring banquet meeting of the Fulton County Historical Society will be hosted in the dining hall of the Warfordsburg Presbyterian Church at 6 p.m. Saturday evening, April 2, 2011. Reservations with payment of $15 for each meal need to be received by March 25 and can be mailed to the society at Box 115, McConnellsburg, PA 17233 or made through Monica Seville at 717-485- 4454. Longtime postcard collector Earnest Shives will tell about his scenic Fulton County postcards that are featured in the Historical Society’s 2011 publication.

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