2012-03-01 / Community Bulletin Board


Free Movie

Free Friday movie, Friday, March 2, at 6:10 p.m., in the library’s community room. Call the library at 485-5327 to find out what’s playing.

New York Bus Trip

Modern Woodmen of America Camp 7948 will sponsor a bus trip to New York City Saturday, May 5. The bus departs from McConnellsburg Courthouse at 6 a.m. A stop will be made for breakfast at approximately 8:15 a.m. and arrive in New York City near Macy’s at approximately 11:30 a.m. Depart New York City near 9th Avenue between 44th and 45th Street at 6:30 p.m. A stop will be halfway home for supper. Estimated arrival back in McConnellsburg is 12:15 a.m. Cost for transportation and a buffet breakfast is adults $55 and children under 12 is $50. Please send money by April 15 to Rick Claar, PO Box 624, Bedford, PA 15522 or call 888- 623-6719.

Open Stage

Hustontown Area Volunteer Fire Co. will sponsor an open stage Saturday, March 24, beginning at 6 p.m. Kitchen opens at 5 p.m. Come out and share talent or just enjoy talent of others.

Softball Registration

BiValley girls softball registration will be held for girls in grades K-8 at McConnellsburg Alumni & Friends building on the following dates and times: Thursday, March 1, from 4 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.; Saturday, March 10, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.; Tuesday, March 13, from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Registration fee is $25. If unable to make those times or any questions, call 717-372-5922.

3-on-3 Basketball Competition

The Fulton County Community Christian School (FCCCS) Boosters Club will sponsor a 3-on-3 basketball competition Saturday, March 31, 2012, at the Needmore Bible Church. Cost is $10 per person if preregistered by March 17, or register at the door between 8-8:30 a.m. at $15 per person. Competition categories are co-ed elementary for 3rd-6th grades, 7th-12th-grade boys, 7th-12th grade girls, adult male over 18, and adult female over age 18. Registration forms, playing procedures and rules can be found online at www.fcccsboostersclub.com or call 717-377- 6205 or FCCCS at 717-573-4400. A concession stand will be available. All are welcome. There is no admission fee, but donations will be appreciated.

WAYSO Registration

Warfordsburg Area Youth Soccer registration will be held at Dott’s Store on Saturday, March 3, from 10 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.

Co-ed Basketball

Co-ed basketball will be held for ages 14 and older, at McConnellsburg Alumni & Friends building, March 6 and 27 and every Tuesday in April from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. More information may be obtained by calling Joe at 717- 485-6115.

Senior Center Activities

McConnellsburg Senior Center activities for March are as follows: blood pressure screening, 11 a.m. - March 1; couch potato exercises, 11 a.m. - March 1, 15, 22 and 29; nickel bingo, 9:30 a.m. - March 2, 5, 7, 9, 12, 14, 16, 19, 21, 24, 26 and 28; Home Nursing Agency Hospice program, 11:15 a.m. - March 7; lunch at 30 West Restaurant, 11 a.m. - March 13; visit from Everett Senior Center, 11 a.m. - March 15; nutrition class for seniors, 10 a.m. - March 20; senior club meeting, 11:15 a.m. - March 20; senior club meeting, 11:15 a.m. - March 20; Chambersburg shopping, lunch at Ryans, 8 a.m. - March 27; dime bingo, 9:30 a.m. - March 30.

March Madness

March Madness will be held March 16, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., at Needmore Bible Church. Come join other community dads and play basketball and eat pizza with other county families. This fun, free event will be open to the community. Please RSVP by March 14 for dinner at 717-485-5038.

MHS Hall Walking

Hall walking at McConnellsburg High School will be every Tuesday and Thursday 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.

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.

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