4-H Tractor Club meeting scheduled for Jan. 21
CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. — The next meeting of the 4-H Tractor Club is scheduled for Monday, Jan. 21, at 7:30 p.m. at Stouffer Brothers at 1066 Lincoln Way West in Chambersburg.
The club is for youths ages 12 to 18, and will meet on Monday nights through March 11 at various locations throughout the county.
Participants will learn about the proper care, use and maintenance of farm tractors and machinery, with a strong emphasis on safety.
4-H is the youth program of the Penn State Cooperative Extension. This club and all 4-H programs are available to all youths.
For more information, call Jason Goetz, 4-H program assistant, at 717-263-9226, ext. 236, or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
MOMS Clubs to raise funds in memory of shooting victims
CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. — The MOMS Clubs of Chambersburg will host a fundraiser Tuesday, Jan. 29, from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. at Red Robin at 921 Norland Ave. in Chambersburg to help build a memorial playground in memory of the students and teachers lost in the tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn.
For each dine-in customer who presents a flier, Red Robin will donate 10 percent of the bill (not including alcohol or tips) to the Newtown Parks and Recreation Park Gift Fund in honor of Sandy Hook children.
Fliers can be printed online at www.tinyurl.com/rr-sandyhook.
Those unable to attend can send donations to the MOMS Club to be added to the proceeds from the Red Robin event.
To make a donation, request a flier by mail or learn more, call Beth Shupp-George at 717-830-0622 or send an email to email@example.com.
The MOMS Clubs of Chambersburg East and Chambersburg West are chapters of MOMS Club International, a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting stay-at-home mothers and their families.
Mennonite Central Committee comforter blitz set for Feb. 26
CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. — The Mennonite Central Committee will hold a comforter blitz Tuesday, Feb. 26, from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. at the Cumberland Valley Relief Center at 4225 Molly Pitcher Highway South in Chambersburg.
The committee sends comforters and blankets to hospitals, refugee camps, orphanages and locations experiencing disasters.
Anyone who can tie a knot is invited to attend and help make comforters. The organizers hope to complete 100 comforters.
For more information, call 717-375-2088.