Easter Egg Hunt
Forbes Road Lions Club Easter egg hunt will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 17, at Lions Park conditions permitting. In case of inclement weather or muddy grounds the event will take place in Forbes Road High School gym. Eggs, candy and special prizes for toddlers thru 12 yearolds. Raffle tickets are now on sale to support the hunt and other projects.
Christian School Musical
Fulton County Community School presents the musical “The Three Trees,” Friday, March 30, at 7 p.m., at the school’s auditorium.The program will also include recorder selections by third thru sixth grades and the PK thru second graders will be taking a trip to the zoo in song with Mother Goose. The high school chorus will close the program with two selections. Note location change. It will not be at Needmore Bible Church.
Living History On Haiti
All are invited to “Living History At The Library On Haiti,” Saturday, April 14, at 2 p.m. Learn how people in Fulton County are helping the people of Haiti. “Living History At The Library” is designed to show what people are doing or have done to help others. It is hoped to have regular programs.
A benefit dance, live and silent auction will be held in memory of Ashlyn Buterbaugh at the American Legion, Saturday, April 14, from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. Admission is $5 per ticket (children 12 and under free). Doors open at 3 p.m. Auction begins at 5 p.m. with dance to follow. Food and soda available for purchase. Raffles and 50/50s will be held. To purchase a ticket or make a donation, contact Nancy Bivens at 717-799-7343. No alcoholic beverages permitted. Seating is limited, call for tickets.
Pony League Registration
Pony League is open for anyone who is 13-14 years of age as of April 30, 2012. Traveling team, but all home games are played at McConnellsburg Lions Club Park. Planning on tournament participation throughout the season. Pick up a registration form and waiver at middle/high school office and return by March 23 to Steve “Gup” Truax or Garry Miller. Cost is $30 at time of registration. Fee includes shirt and hat. Checks payable to Fulton County Pony Baseball. More information may be obtained by calling Steve at 717-404-0054 or Garry at 717-552-1222.
Hustontown Area Volunteer Fire Co. will sponsor a .410 shooting match Saturday, March 31, at 1 p.m. Shells will be furnished and prizes awarded.
Teen night will be held at Fulton County Library, Friday, March 23, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Free and all teens welcome. Wii, board games, craft, movies, books, and music available. Enter through community room door. Please note: The March meeting will not be the last Friday in March.
New York Bus Trip
Modern Woodmen of America Camp 7948 will sponsor a bus trip to New York City Saturday, May 5. 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.
Foul Shooting Contest
Lexi’s Lifesavers Relay for Life Team will sponsor a foul shooting contest April 14, 2012, in McConnellsburg High School gym at 8 a.m. Registration is $5. Age categories are 7-9-year-olds, 10-12-year-olds, 13-15-yeaolds, 16-18-year-olds and 19 and older. First-place winners in each category will win $50, second place $25, and third $10. There will be other cash prizes given throughout the day. Refreshments and 50/50 drawings will be available. The deadline to register is March 23, 2012. Also, if you are a business and would like to sponsor a “hoop” may do so for $100. To obtain a registration form and a sponsor sheet or for information, please call Kim or Lexi at 717-658-1615.
The fifth annual Fulton County Chamber of Commerce & Tourism spring fever golf tournament will be held Friday, April 27, at Great Cove Golf Club. Shotgun start at 1 p.m. Entry deadline is April 20. For more information, contact 717-485-4064.
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.
Letterkenny Rod and Gun Club will hold 3-D archery shoots Sunday, March 25, from 6 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the recreation area. More information may be obtained by calling 717-375-4563.
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. 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.
Easter Egg Hunt
McConnellsburg Lions Club will hold its annual Easter egg hunt Saturday, April 7, at 10 a.m., at Lions Club Park for children up to and including 12 years of age.
Co-ed basketball will be held for ages 14 and older, at McConnellsburg Alumni & Friends building, March 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.