Scrapbooking retreats will be held September 16-18 and November 11-13, at Cove Valley Camp, 5357 Little Cove Road, Mercersburg. Share fun and fellowship. Call for information at 717-328-3055 or 1-877-268-3267. Senior Center Activities
McConnellsburg Senior Center activities for the month of September are as follows: blood pressure screening, September 1; nickel bingo, 9:30 a.m. - September 2, 7, 9, 12, 14, 16, 19, 21, 23, 26 and 28; program on diabetes, 11 a.m. - September 6; Waynesboro K-Mart, Wal- Mart, Thrift Store, Mt.Gate Restaurant, 10 a.m. - September 8; breakfast at K’s Place, 7 a.m. - September 13; senior nutrition class, 10 a.m. - September 13; Belleville, Reedsville, Allensville, Peightel’s Store, 7 a.m. - September 14; FCMC program, 11 a.m. - September 19; senior club meeting, 11:15 a.m. - September 20; breakfast at Roadkill Restaurant, 7 a.m. - September 22; emergency preparedness awareness, 11 a.m. - September 26; Blind Association program, 10:30 a.m. - September 27; dime bingo, 9:30 a.m. - September 30. Golf Tournament
Fulton County Pony League will sponsor its first golf tournament on Saturday, October 8, 2011, at Great Cove Golf Course. Shotgun start will be at 1 p.m. and the cost will be $50 per golfer. The format will be a 4-person scramble with “don’t lose the baseball” holes. There will be hole-in-one contests, including a new car hole, and a putting contest with the grand prize of $2,500. Please come and support the county teams. Cut-off date for entering a team is October 5. Spots are filling up quickly and the maximum teams allowed will be 23. Tournament and contest sponsors are still available. Anyone interested in playing, sponsoring or donating money, gift certificates or anything to the tournament, contact Mary Huston at 717-860-3784 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. Sign-up sheets are also available at Great Cove Golf Course. Atlantic City Trip
A trip is planned to Atlantic City October 15. Cost is $45 per person. Contact Ron and Evelyn Peterson at 814-259-3734. Proceeds benefit Shade Gap Fire Co. Girl Scout Sign-up
Girl Scout sign-ups for Southern Fulton will be held Wednesday, September 7, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Gordon’s Cruise-In, Needmore. There are troops for kindergarten thru 12th grade. If unable to attend, please call 717- 504-3372 and sign-up forms can be sent to the school for the child. Back-To-School Bash
A back-to-school bash will be held at Cito United Methodist Church on Saturday, September 10, beginning at 6 p.m. All school-age students from any school district (K-4 through senior) and their families are welcome to enjoy an evening of food, fun and fellowship, including a showing of the movie “Soul Surfer” and ending with a hayride. For more information, contact the office at 717-485-9020. Cito UMC is located approximately four miles south of Mc- Connellsburg on Cito Road or turning off of Rt. 522 onto Union Church Road. For complete directions, please visit www.citoumc.org. 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 email@example.com. Preregistration is not required but preferred.