Community Calendar

Feb
18
Thu
Stroke Survivor Support Group @ Chambersburg Hospital, 4th Floor, Rehab Dining Room
Feb 18 @ 7:00 pm

The Stroke Survivor Support Group is designed for those who have had strokes and their family members and friends. Meetings are free and held monthly on the third Thursday of the month.
Follow us on Facebook under “Cumberland Valley Stroke Support Group” for updates on upcoming meetings.

Feb
27
Sat
Trivia Night – One Shade of Red @ Citi Town Hall
Feb 27 @ 6:30 pm

Come show off your brains at the 2016 Inaugural Mason Dixon Trivia Night and be a part of the American Heart Month awareness and educational activities! Come out, and enjoy some laughter, and a little bit of competition on a cold winter night! Invite a friend, or seven, and get your trivia on in the name of heart disease awareness!

Every day, our lives are touched by heart disease and stroke. Whether it is our own health that is impacted or the lives of family members, friends, or co-workers, there is a lot at stake when it comes to fighting our nation’s No. 1 and No. 5 killers.

Mar
2
Wed
Financial Wellness Classes @ Washington County Free Library, Hagerstown Branch
Mar 2 @ 2:00 pm – Mar 30 @ 6:00 pm

With assistance from the Washington County Free Library, the Financial Education Partnership of Washington County, in collaboration with the MD Cash Campaign will be presenting a series of FREE classes at the library each Wednesday for 5 weeks beginning March 2nd. Two sessions will be offered, one at 2 pm and the other at 6 pm and are open to the public. For more information, please contact Kelli Tencer at Reach of Washington County, 301-733-2371 extension 107.

Click here to view official flier.

Mar
3
Thu
Beekeepers Beginner Short Course @ Ag Heritage Building, Rooms 7 & 8
Mar 3 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

The course is Thursday evenings March, 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th and Saturday April 9th 1:00pm to 4:00pm at a local apiary.

The course includes learning the basic Honey Bee, beekeeping skills. Where and how to get honey bees, hive ware, equipment and tools. How to set up, install and manage your first hive. Then we provide continuing education and support to help you through the first year of beekeeping. You receive a book “Beekeepers Basics” and a free one year membership to the Franklin County Beekeepers Association.

Mar
10
Thu
Beekeepers Beginner Short Course @ Ag Heritage Building, Rooms 7 & 8
Mar 10 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

The course is Thursday evenings March, 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th and Saturday April 9th 1:00pm to 4:00pm at a local apiary.

The course includes learning the basic Honey Bee, beekeeping skills. Where and how to get honey bees, hive ware, equipment and tools. How to set up, install and manage your first hive. Then we provide continuing education and support to help you through the first year of beekeeping. You receive a book “Beekeepers Basics” and a free one year membership to the Franklin County Beekeepers Association.

Mar
12
Sat
38th Annual Chambersburg Half Marathon @ Chambersburg Area Middle School South
Mar 12 @ 8:30 am

Join us for the 38th Annual Chambersburg Half Marathon.

The Course:
Start/Finish at CAMS South. Course is challenging, rolling hills over rural roads. Course support and water stations provided.

Start Location:
Chambersburg Area Middle School
1151 East McKinley Street
Chambersburg, PA 17201

Important Notices:
Your safety is our #1 priority. Listening devices, strollers and pets are not permitted on the race course. Disqualification may result.
Course closes at 11:30, you must maintain a 13:44 minute/mile pace.
Showers will be available in the school.
Post race pizza and refreshments.
No bib transfers or deferments.
No refunds due to weather cancellation or any other reasons.

Cash Prizes:
1st-3rd Open & Masters (40 & older) Male & Female – $100, $75, $50

Awards:
All finishers will receive a finisher’s medal.
1st-3rd Male & Female Age Group (5 year increments).
Prize must be claimed during the awards ceremony. Prizes will not be mailed or distributed after race day.
Double dipping is permitted.

For more information and to register visit www.chambersburghalf.org.

Mar
17
Thu
Beekeepers Beginner Short Course @ Ag Heritage Building, Rooms 7 & 8
Mar 17 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

The course is Thursday evenings March, 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th and Saturday April 9th 1:00pm to 4:00pm at a local apiary.

The course includes learning the basic Honey Bee, beekeeping skills. Where and how to get honey bees, hive ware, equipment and tools. How to set up, install and manage your first hive. Then we provide continuing education and support to help you through the first year of beekeeping. You receive a book “Beekeepers Basics” and a free one year membership to the Franklin County Beekeepers Association.

Mar
24
Thu
Beekeepers Beginner Short Course @ Ag Heritage Building, Rooms 7 & 8
Mar 24 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

The course is Thursday evenings March, 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th and Saturday April 9th 1:00pm to 4:00pm at a local apiary.

The course includes learning the basic Honey Bee, beekeeping skills. Where and how to get honey bees, hive ware, equipment and tools. How to set up, install and manage your first hive. Then we provide continuing education and support to help you through the first year of beekeeping. You receive a book “Beekeepers Basics” and a free one year membership to the Franklin County Beekeepers Association.

Mar
27
Sun
Easter Egg Hunt @ Rohrersville Ruritan Park
Mar 27 @ 2:00 pm

Please come and join us at the Rohrersville Ruritan park Sunday March 27, 2016 at 2pm sharp, for our annual Easter egg hunt. This event is for ages 12 and under. There will be 4 age groups and multiple “prize” eggs in each group.

Apr
9
Sat
Beekeepers Beginner Short Course @ Ag Heritage Building, Rooms 7 & 8
Apr 9 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

The course is Thursday evenings March, 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th and Saturday April 9th 1:00pm to 4:00pm at a local apiary.

The course includes learning the basic Honey Bee, beekeeping skills. Where and how to get honey bees, hive ware, equipment and tools. How to set up, install and manage your first hive. Then we provide continuing education and support to help you through the first year of beekeeping. You receive a book “Beekeepers Basics” and a free one year membership to the Franklin County Beekeepers Association.



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