FOOD & DINING
Please join Immanuel Bible Church of Three Springs area at the pre-season outdoorsmen pig roast on Saturday, August 20, 2011, at 11 a.m. Join representatives from the Pennsylvania Game Commission, Pennsylvania Boat and Fish Commission, a professional forester and land manager, a veterinarian and a taxidermist. The featured speaker is Joey Hancock, national author, humorist, and hunting guide. All sportsmen and their family members are invited to attend. The event includes drawings throughout the day for outdoor gear, as well as a grand-prize drawing for a firearm. Following the sportsmen’s event, all are invited to stay and/or join in for a bluegrass concert that begins at 3:30 p.m., featuring The Wissmann Family. There is no charge to attend either event or to take part in the sportsmen drawings, though winners must be present to win. To ensure that the correct quantity of food is ordered, please RSVP by August 7 via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling Immanuel Bible Church at 814-448-9893. Singles Picnic
Knobsville Singles will hold a picnic Monday, July 11, at 11 a.m., at James Buchanan Birthplace. Those attending should bring a covered dish. Paper plates, cups, etc., will be provided.
Festival A festival will be held Saturday, July 9, at 4 p.m.,
Township community grounds located near Mercersburg along Route 456. Mount Zion Lutheran Church of Little Cove is sponsoring the event, which will feature country ham sandwiches, homemade soups, pies, cakes and ice cream. Music will be provided by the Stoney Creek Bluegrass Band from West Virginia.
Festivals Fairview United Methodist Church will hold ice cream festivals this year on July 16 and September 10. The church is located four miles north of Hustontown on North Hess Road. Homemade ice cream, soups, sandwiches, french fries and desserts will be sold. The festivals will begin at 4 p.m.
Festival Center United Methodist Church will hold a festival Saturday, July 9, beginning at 4 p.m. Turkey or ham dinners with all the fixings will be served, with other foods available. Free Meal
St. Paul Lutheran Church at 220 North Third Street, McConnellsburg, will serve a free meal the second Tuesday of each month from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Come and enjoy good food and fellowship. Note: no free meal in July but will continue again in August.