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.
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.
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.
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.
Hancock Winter Festival
Hancock Arts Council is sponsoring Hancock’s Winter Festival. It will be held at Widmeyer Park on Saturday, February 11, 2012, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. There will be all kinds of activities offered. There will be ice blocks for ice carving, and snow for the snow sculpture contest. A hat contest opened for all ages will be held in the library in the park. A live auction of special items and gifts donated by area merchants will be held by Dave Smith as well as many cake walks with live music by Mike Kligerman. Hot food and beverages will also be on hand. Any questions, contact Sinclair Hamilton at 301-678-5719.
FR Baseball/Softball Registration
Registration for the 2012 season for Forbes Road T-ball, Little League and girls softball will be held Monday, February 13, and Thursday, February 16, from 6 p.m. to 8 pm at the old Forbes Road High School gym during elementary basketball practice. An additional registration will be held on Saturday, February 18, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Hustontown Firehall. Boys and girls are invited to register for T-Ball (ages 5 to 7), minor league (ages 8 to 9), major league (ages 10 to 12), girls modified softball (ages 9 to 12), girls fastpitch softball (ages 13 to 17) and pony/teener baseball (ages 13 to 16). Registration fee is $25 per player for Little League and softball, $35 per player for pony/teener. First-year players should bring a copy of their birth certificate for submission to the league. For additional information, contact Bill Voegel at 717-404-2321 or Dawn Harnish at 717- 572- 2145, or visit the Web site at www.leaguelineup.com/fryb ...
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.
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.
Warfordsburg Area Youth Soccer registration will be held at Dott’s Store on Saturday, March 3, from 9 a.m. to noon. No late registrations can be accepted. If anyone is interested in coaching, assistant coaching, line runners or field maintenance help would be greatly appreciated. Also if interested in sponsoring the soccer organization or for further information on registration call 294-3001.
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.
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.