2011-06-30 / Community Bulletin Board


Historical Society Summer Meeting

Happy Birthday, McConnellsburg. The summer meeting of the Fulton County Historical Society will be held in McConnell Park behind the courthouse in McConnellsburg on Saturday evening, July 9, 2011, with a community program starting at 7 p.m. State Rep. Dick Hess will present a citation of recognition for the 225th anniversary of the founding of McConnellsburg. Historian and author John H. Nelson will give the address on “Dreams: A McConnellsburg Tradition.” Bring lawn chairs but remain on the paved areas as the grass is not yet firmly rooted. All are invited; cake and ice cream will be served. Farm Women To Meet

Fulton County Society of Farm Women will meet at James Buchanan’s birthplace for a family picnic on July 3 at 1 p.m. Please bring a hot or cold dish, place settings and drink. 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 Scoutmaster Martin Seylar at 717-485-4093. 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 p.m. Auxiliary members meet the second Wednesday of each month at 7 p.m. Members of both organizations are urged to attend. 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. Farm Bureau Meeting

Farm Bureau Board meeting will be held July 13, at 7 p.m., at the Larry and Bonnie Flook farm in Needmore. More information may be obtained by calling 717-573-4582. PARSE Meetings Cancelled

PARSE #127 meetings for July and August are cancelled and will resume again in September.

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