2012-12-12 / Community Bulletin Board



Christmas Eve Service All are welcome to attend Christmas Eve services at Dublin Mills Community Church Monday, December 24, at 7 p.m. Featured will be a children’s program, choir specials, congregational singing and a candlelight serivce. The church is located at 2700 Dublin Mills Road, Hustontown. Please call 814-685-3910 for more information.

Christmas Play Laurel Ridge Christian Church will present the play “The Lights of Christmas” by Karin Asbrand on December 14 and 15 at 7 p.m. each evening. All are welcome to attend.

Christmas Eve Service Warfordsburg Presbyterian Christmas Eve service will begin at 6:30 p.m., with a Bethlehem walk from the local post office to the live nativity scene at the church if weather permits. The community is welcomed to join in the journey. Transportation will be provided from the church to the post office starting at 6 p.m. Following the walk, the worship service will focus on “Lessons in Carols” with drama and candlelight at 7 p.m.

Musical A musical, “Angels We Have Heard,” will be peerformed by the children of Warfordsburg Presbyterian Church December 16, at 7 p.m. The community is invited to join this celebration in the Faith Center and the reception that will follow.

Musical Drama Southern Huntingdon Community Choir in cooperation with the Trolley Car Community Theatre Company presents “Come See The Lamb,” a musical drama for Christmas Saturday, December 15, and Sunday, December 16, at 7 p.m., each evening at the Orbisonia United Methodist Church, Cromwell Street, Orbisonia. Seating is limited to 200 people each night

Christmas Musical Southern Huntingdon Community Choir, in cooperation with the Trolley Car Community Theatre Co., presents “Come See The Lamb,” Saturday, December 15, at 7 p.m. and Sunday, December 16, at 4 p.m. and 7 p.m., at Orbisonia United Methodist Church, Cromwell Street, Orbisonia. Seating is limited to 200 people each night; so make plans to come early, sit back and prepare for worship and to be blessed.


Re-Creation At Cito The musical group Re-Creation will be at Cito United Methodist Church Saturday, December 15, at 7 p.m., presenting “Christmas Gold” – all the seasonal favorites. Re-Creation, known as America’s ambassadors to hospitalized veterans, will also present “Gospel Gold” on Sunday, December 16, at 9:30 a.m. The church is located at 3746 Cito Road, McConnellsburg.

Pioneer Club Pioneer Club at Rockhill Mennonite Church will begin for grades kindergarten thru eighth grade. Classes will be held December 19, from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. More information may be obtained by calling Kimberly at 485-9074.


Teen Night Teen will be held Friday, December 28, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., in the community room of McConnellsburg library. ring Christmas cookies to share. All teens welcome.

Shooting Match Hustontown Area Volunteer Fire Co. will sponsor a shooting match Saturday, December 15, at 1 p.m. Shells will be furnished and prizes awarded.

Open Stage An open stage will be held Saturday, December 22, at 6 p.m., sponsored by Hustontown Fire Co. Kitchen opens at 5 p.m. Everyone is welcome.


Parents And Family Members Of Addicts Support group to help family members of addicts cope and deal with the one they love who is struggling with addiction. Free. Refreshments provided. Meets every Monday at 6 p.m. at 292 Buchanan Trail. Call Susanne at 717-414-9695 for more information.

Nutrition Class Fulton County nutrition awareness classes are held at Warfordsburg Senior Center on the third Monday of every month. When the third Monday is a holiday, it is held the fourth Monday from 10 a.m. to noon. To register or sign up for lunch, call 717-294-6020.

McConnellsburg AA Meetings The McConnellsburg Chapter of Alcoholics Anonymous will meet on Wednesdays at 7 p.m. every week at the Alumni Building Basement, McConnellsburg.

Free Blood Pressure Screenings Free blood pressure screenings will be given at the following locations: Mc- Connellsburg Senior Center the first Thursday of every month from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.; Hann’s Apartments the second Monday of every month from 11 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.; Warfordsburg Senior Center the third Wednesday of every month from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.; and Hustontown Senior Center the third Thursday of every month from 11:15 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.

Yoga Classes Reaching Wellness yoga classes will be held for all ages every Wednesday, 4:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m., at Community State Bank. Call for cost and to register at 717-485- 4492.

Community Wellness/Silver Sneakers/Prime Community Wellness/Silver Sneakers/Prime will be held Monday, Tuesday and Thursday, from 6 a.m. to 7 a.m. and 1 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. and Wednesday and Friday, 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., at Fulton County Medical Center cardiopulmonary rehab gym. The cost is based on insurance. Call Kim or Patti at 717-485- 6149 to see if insurance provider is accepted. Community Wellness is $40/month/person or $70/month/couple.

Blood Drive The Red Cross will be at Faith Center in Warfordsburg to receive blood donations on December 20, from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. Give the gift of life for Christmas.

Zumba Classes Zumba classes will be offered at Mc- Connellsburg Firehall Wednesday evenings at 7:15 p.m. More information may be obtained by contacting Sarah at 814-259- 3667.

Zumba Fitness Reaching Wellness Zumba fitness class will be held for all ages every Friday at 6 p.m., at McConnellsburg Alumni & Friends building. More information may be obtained by calling 717-253-7599 or at jtanonsilver@comcast.net.

Addicts Helping Addicts Addicts Helping Addicts meets every Wednesday at 6 p.m. This is a peer-led support group for addicts struggling with drug addiction and needing help in their recovery. Admission is free. Refreshments provided. Held at 292 Buchanan Trail. Call Susanne at 717-414-9695 for more information.


Free Meal A free meal will be served the second Tuesday of each month at St. Paul Lutheran Church, 220 North Third Street. Please join in for good fellowship.


Attention Teens Need a graduation project or community service hours? McConnellsburg library is looking for a motivated, organized teen to run the teen art contest. See Jamie Brambley at the library.

Christmas Tree Sale Mercersburg Boy Scout Troop 143 will be selling Christmas trees at Bob Hoffman Chevrolet lot the month of December. Monday thru Saturday from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Sunday noon thru 8 p.m. All proceeds go for troop events.


Bingo Shade Gap Fire Co. will hold bingo at the Shade Gap Ladies Auxiliary building every Thursday. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. and games start at 6:30 p.m.

McCbg. Bingo McConnellsburg Fire Co. will hold bingo every Monday and Friday of each week. Bingo starts at 7 p.m. and doors open at 5:30 p.m.


Sportsmen’s Meeting Fulton County Sportsmen’s League will meet at 7:30 p.m. in the stone house at the trout nursery December 21. Officers and board members for 2013 will be nominated and elected.

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