2011-08-11 / Community Bulletin Board

RECREATION

Jail Benefit Dinner Auction

Fulton County Historical Society will host a benefit auction on Saturday, August 13, at Hustontown Firehall with proceeds to benefit the historic 1851 Fulton County Jail fund. New, antique or collectible items along with gift certificates from area businesses are needed for a silent auction from 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. and a traditional bidding auction starting at 6:30 p.m. Items are being received now at the commissioners office, 116 West Market St., McConnellsburg. Tickets are $10 for adult and $6 for children and are available in the Historical Society’s library room, in the treasurer’s office at the courthouse or in the county commissioners’ office. Pool Party

A pool party will be held Saturday, August 13, from noon to 4 p.m., at Great Cove Golf Course pool, sponsored by Fulton County Parks and Recreation, for children ages birth to 12. Cost is $7 parent/child combo or $3 each additional child. Come join in the fun to play, eat and drink refreshments and swim. All are welcome. Bring family and friends. More information may be obtained by calling Marsha at 717-485-0931, Ext. 205, or 717-816-4436. Open Stage

Hustontown Area Volunteer Fire Co. will sponsor an open stage on Saturday, August 27, beginning at 6 p.m. The kitchen opens at 5 p.m. Everyone is welcome to come and share talent or just come out to the smoke-free and air-conditioned facility and enjoy the talent of others. Remember, admission is free. Golf Tournament

The 15th annual Fulton County Chamber of Commerce & Tourism summer golf tournament will be held Friday, August 19, at Great Cove Golf Club. Raindate is August 20. Entry deadline is August 12. More information may be obtained by contacting Fulton County Chamber of Commerce & Tourism, 201 Lincoln Way West, Suite 101, Mc- Connellsburg or call 485- 4064 or e- mail info@fultoncountypa.com. Youth Field Day

Youth Field Day will be held on Saturday, September 17, beginning at 8 a.m., at Fulton County Pistol & Rifle Club, McConnellsburg. The event is held to increase awareness in youths of the outdoors, hunting and wildlife conservation. Participants must be between 10 and 16. Applications can be obtained at Keller’s Country Store, Dott Village Store and Buchanan Trail Sportsters located in the rear of M&M Electronics. Applications can also be obtained by e-mailing youthfieldday@hotmail.com. Preregistration is not required but preferred. Shooting Match

The Fulton County Pistol and Rifle Club will hold a .22 shooting match on Friday, August 12, beginning at 7:00 p.m. Traditional hunting/field grade (no competition grade), manual loading ( bolt, lever, pump, break action), no semiauto or .22 conversions, open iron sights, shooters will shoot free-hand, no rests. Cash prizes will be awarded. Everyone welcome.

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