2012-02-02 / Community Bulletin Board

RECREATION

Mic Night

Mic Night will be held at Warfordsburg Senior Center February 11, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Kitchen opens at 5 p.m. Everyone is welcome. Food and drink will be available. Donation is a $1. For more information, call 717-294-6020.

Snow Tubing

Fulton Fatherhood is hosting a snow tubing night at Whitetail February 17, from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. Arrive at 6:30 p.m. to get tickets. Prices are $17 for people over 5 and for 2-4-year-olds tickets are $8. The first 50 fathers or significant others to sign up get free tickets. Please call 717- 485-5038, then press 1 to reserve a spot.

Open Stage

Hustontown Area Volunteer Fire Co. will sponsor an open stage Saturday, February 25, at 6 p.m. Kitchen opens at 5 p.m. Admission is free. Everyone is invited to come out and share talent or just come out and enjoy the evening.

Valentine Dance

McConnellsburg Alumni & Friends Association will sponsor a valentine’s dance for all youngsters up to and including eighth grade at the alumni community gym in McConnellsburg on February 18, from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Music will be provided by a DJ and refreshments will be sold. Tickets will be sold at the door for $5. Everyone is invited to help decorate on Friday, February 17, sat 6:30 p.m. Anyone willing to help or having questions should call Kathy J. Kendall at 485-0221.

9th-Grade-and-Up Valentine’s Dance

McConnellsburg Alumni & Friends Association will sponsor a valentine’s dance for everyone from ninth grade and up at the alumni community gym in McConnellsburg on February 18, from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Music will be provided by a DJ and refreshments will be sold. Tickets will be sold at the door for $5. Everyone is invited to help decorate on Friday, February 17, at 6:30 p.m. Anyone willing to help or having questions should call Kathy J. Kendall at 485-0221.

Wiffle Ball League

McConnellsburg Alumni & Friends Association will sponsor a wiffle ball league to held at the alumni community gym during February and March. This league should be done by the time Little League & AYSO Soccer starts. League is for all boys and girls from 4 years old up to and including sixth grade. Registration will be Friday night, February 3, from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m., and Saturday, February 4, from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. in the alumni community building hallway in McConnellsburg (old MHS). Registration is $ 5. Any questions or if unable to make sign-ups, please call Kathy J. Kendall at 485-0221 by Sunday, February 5.

Game Day

A Time for Fun for Kids and Adults – Just bring favorite indoor games to Knobsville United Methodist Church on Sunday, February 19, from 3:30 p.m. to 6 p.m., for a time of fun, fellowship and refreshments. Pizza and hot dogs will be served. No charge and no reservations needed. All are invited. The church is located on Waterfall Road. If you have any questions, please call 717-987-3215.

Little League Registration

Fulton County Little League will hold open registration for the 2012 season at the Chamber of Commerce office in the Antietam Iron Works building on Lincoln Way West in McConnellsburg. Dates are: Friday, February 3 - 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.; Saturday, February 4 - 9 a.m. to noon. Boys and girls can register for T-Ball (5-6 years), Farm League (7-8 years) and Little League (9-12 years). Registration fee is $30 first child and $25 for each additional child. Firstyear players should bring a copy of their birth certificate. Registration forms are being mailed to Farm League and Little League players who were on teams during the 2011 season. More information may be obtained by calling Greg Strait at 717-485-5723.

Sweetheart Dinner/Dance

Three Springs Lions Club will hold a valentine sweetheart dinner and dance Saturday, February 11, at Three Springs Firehall. A turkey dinner with all the trimmings will be available from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. The Sharptones will provide music from the 50s and up from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Tickets for singles are $15 in advance or $20 at the door. Tickets for couples are $25 in advance or $30 at the door. Tickets are available at Three Springs Mini Mart, T&T’s Restaurant, or from any member of the Lions Club or fire company or by calling 814-448-9448 or 814-448-3832. Proceeds benefit the firemen’s parade fund. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Snow date is Friday, March 2.

4-H Banquet

Fulton County 4-H recognition banquet will be held February 4 at McConnellsburg Firehall. Please RSVP to your leader by January 26. Social hour will be at 5:30 p.m. and dinner at 6 p.m., followed by a short program, 4-H member and volunteer leader recognition. 4-H members and 4-H leaders meals are complimentary. Cost is adults $8.50; children 6-12 $4.25 ; and children 5 and under free.

MHS Hall Walking

Hall walking at McConnellsburg High School will be every Tuesday and Thursday starting Tuesday, January 17, until Thursday, March 8. Walking will start at 5 p.m. and end at 7:30 p.m. You may also run from 7 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. For more information, call Kathy Kendall at 717-485- 0221 or 717-377-3643. Reminder: Any time Central Fulton School District is closed because of the weather, hall walking will be cancelled.

Spring AYSO Sign-ups

Spring AYSO soccer sign-ups will be held Saturday, February 11, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at Tri- State Community Health Center. Cost is $40 per child. Bring birth certificate to registration. Must be 4 years of age prior to February 1.

PASR Cherry Blossoms Trip

Fulton PASR encourages all school retirees to go with them to the Cherry Blossom Festival and parade in Washington, D.C., April 14. Call Bollman’s at 814-623-2181 to make reservations. Those who reserve first get the best bleacher seats for the parade. Cost is $52, which must be in by March 16. The bus leaves Everett at 5 a.m. and returns about 8 p.m. to 9 p.m. Deadline is March 5.

Little Princess Tea Party

Fulton County Parks and Rec will be holding a Little Princess tea party for ages 10 and under, February 12, at the American Legion, McConnellsburg, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Have a little one who likes to look like a princess? Join in for an afternoon of royal festivities and refreshments. Please call 717-485-6767, Ext. 205, for reservations and cost.

Benefit Pool Tournament

Fulton County Pool League will be holding a doubles benefit pool tournament at the Packhorse Saturday, February 4, at 1 p.m. All proceeds benefit John Foor who was diagnosed last April with sarcoma, a rare form of muscular cancer. There will also be 50/50 and games of chance. Cost is $25 per team.

Sweetheart Ball

The 28th annual Sweetheart Ball will be held February 11, 2012, at McConnellsburg American Legion. Tickets are $35 per couple and includes salad bar at 6 p.m.; dinner at 6:30 p.m., gourmet desserts, dancing, live and silent auctions. Funds raised will be donated to Cumberland Valley Breast Care Alliance, which provides free services to breast cancer patients in Franklin and Fulton counties. Music by D.J. Shane Imler of Northeastern Entertainment. To purchase tickets, call 717-485-5930 or 717-294-6091.

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