Bedford County Sportsmen’s Club has canceled the trapshoot on April 5 and the general membership meeting on April 6. If the current situations do not improve, the ATA Kunzler Ham shoot scheduled on April 19 will be postponed to a later date. Any questions on events should be addressed to 623-0964 or emailed to

Pavia School Reunion, scheduled for April 18, has been canceled for this year and will not be rescheduled.

Chess Club meetings have been canceled until further notice.

Annual Easter party at the Pleasantville VFW will be held from noon to 2 p.m. April 5. There will be food, treats and a visit by the Easter Bunny. Call 839-4642 or 733-3018 after march 31 to sign up and provide the number of children and their ages and the number of adults attending.

Rainsburg Recreation Council has canceled its March 26 and March 27 hoagie sales.

Bloody Run Historical Society in Everett has several changes to its spring schedule. The Railroad and Community Museum will open May 2 and will be open every Saturday through October from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. The museum will be closed in April. Check or Facebook at Bloody Run History, Everett, for future schedule changes. Also canceled is the musical group Biscuits and Gravy scheduled for April 19. The performance will be rescheduled at a later date. The April board meeting is canceled. The board’s next meeting will be held May 4 at 6 p.m. at the museum and every first Monday thereafter through October. A day for the September meeting will be chosen at a later date.

Kennametal breakfast group will not meet for breakfast on March 31. The next breakfast will be held on April 28.

Bedford County Sportsmen’s Club will host its first 3D archery shoots April 26, May 24, June 28, July 26, Aug. 23, Sept. 27, rain or shine. Cost for 30 targets will be $10. Registrations will be accepted from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Cubs under the age of 12 shoot free. Refreshments will be available.

The Wall That Heals Bedford County, a three-fourth size replica version of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C., will be on site at the Bedford School District track facility from July 23-26. The exhibit will be open 24 hours a day, from July 23 through 2 p.m. July 26. On July 21, the names of service members from Bedford County and the surrounding counties who made the ultimate sacrifice will be escorted home. On July 22, The Wall will be set up. There will be a brief ceremony at 10 a.m. July 25 at event site. For more information and to volunteer, visit

Shawnee Valley Fire Company Community Auxiliary’s adult egg hunt, scheduled for March 28, has been postponed.

“Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day” gathering planned for March 28 has been canceled with the possibility of rescheduling at a later date.

Spring Fling Market to benefit the Elks will be set up April 18 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Bedford Elks Country Club. There will be handcrafted jewelry, metal art, glass art, hand-poured candles and soaps and a Bloody Mary Bar. Vendor space is limited. Interested vendors can call Sherri Sell at 814-285-6396 for applications.

Cornhole tournament fundraiser to benefit Michelle and Mike Stiles will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday nights in April, starting April 8, at Olde Bedford Brewing Co.

Mother’s Day vendor show to benefit Your Safe Haven of Bedford County will be held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 9 at the Old Centerville School, 1033 Centerville Road, Bedford.

Organizations in the Altoona-Johnstown Catholic Diocese have canceled all fish fry dinners and breakfasts.

Former employees of Lion Manufacturing will gather for their annual reunion at noon May 16 at Ed’s Steak House, Bedford.

Basket raffle for Relay for Life of Bedford County hosted by the WoodmenLife Chapter 688 Relay for Life Team April 26 has been canceled.

Bedford High School Class of 1961 ladies will meet for lunch at 11:30 a.m. April 1 at Ed’s Steak House, Bedford.

Cumberland Valley Township Fire Department meal on March 29 has been canceled.

Chestnut Ridge High School Class of 1966 lunch scheduled for April 4 has been canceled. The lunch will be rescheduled at a later date.

Democrats of Bedford County meeting on March 31 has been canceled.

Collection site for donations to the Easter for Eli program, a nonprofit organization that delivers Easter baskets to children who are hospitalized over the Easter holiday in memory of Eli Garrett, has been established at Thomas Chevrolet, Route 220 north of Bedford. The dealership will accept baskets until March 31.

Dinner and discussion for cat and dog lovers hosted by the Veterinary Medical Center and Nestle Purina Pet Care March 26 at Homewood at Spring House Estates has been postponed.

Fish fry dinners will be served take-out only style on March 27 and April 3, from 4 p.m. until sold out, at the Imler Fire Hall. The menu for the all-you-can-eat dinner will be baked and fried fish, French fries, baked potato, mac and cheese, stewed tomatoes, cole slaw and dessert. Cost will be $13.

Easter eggs are being sold by the Shawnee Valley Fire Company Community Auxiliary until April 10. Cost is $1. To place an order, call 977-3203.

Chestnut Ridge High School Class of 1959 meeting on April 15 has been canceled.

“Surf & Turf” and spring drawing will be hosted by the Bedford Rotary Club May 15, beginning at 6 p.m., at the American Legion Bedford Post 113. Tickets are $50 each. Each ticket includes one filet mignon steak, steamed shrimp, red potatoes and more. The 200 drawing will begin after dinner, with the grand prize being $1,000. For more information, call 623-0458 or see at a Bedford Rotary member.

Schellsburg & Old Log Church Historical Society is accepting applications for the Hometown Heroes program. Individuals can be anyone who has served in the military or as an emergency responser, teacher, etc. who has served the community. Banners are $200 each. For more information, e-mail or call 814-935-6178. Deadline for applications is April 3.

Blessings of the bikes and bike show will be held at 10 a.m. May 2 at Relax Lounge and Grill, 1580 Orchard Drive, Chambersburg, to raise money for the Army Community Services at the Carlisle Barracks to support autism and special needs military families. Signups start at 10 a.m., followed by the blessing at noon, judging at 12:30 p.m. and awarding of trophies at 1 p.m.

Bedford County Reading Group meets in the Game Room of Homewood at Spring House Estates, 150 Victoria Ave., Everett, at 7 p.m. on the second Friday of the month. The group will discuss “A Wolf Called Romeo” by Nick Jans on April 10 and “Here Is Real Magic” by Nate Staniforth on May 8. For more information call 839-4260 or send an email to

Bedford Arts Cooperative is hosting a Community Drum Circle from 2 to 4 p.m. April 5 at 110 W. Pitt St., Bedford. Newcomers are welcome to the circle, which features drumming for fun, wellness and community building. No prior drumming experience is needed. Instruction is provided. No alcohol or smoking are allowed. Drums and rhythm instruments are available to borrow or people can bring their own hand drums. Bring soft drinks and finger food snacks to share, if possible Admission is free, but a donation of $5 is appreciated to pay for use of the space. Some drums are for sale. For more information, call 814-494-6276.

Beaver Run Rod and Gun Club will host a Pennsylvania Game Commission basic hunter and trapper education course on April 25 at the club. Preregister online at The class will start at 9 a.m. and end about 3 p.m. State law requires that students must be 11 years or older to be certified. The cutoff birthday is April 25, 2009. The club will provide lunch. For more information, call 977-2486 and leave a message.

Bedford Senior Center activities are canceled until further notice.

Bedford County Technical Center’s Automotive Technology program is hosting a car show on May 16 at the parking lot of the technical center. A time has not yet been set. The fundraiser will help with the cost of activities, field trips and other expenses incurred by students. The program is seeking donations to use in a basket raffle at the show. The deadline for donations is May 8. Call 623-2760 ext. 4153 or email for any questions or to register a car for the show.

Bedford Business & Professional Club is offering scholarships to graduating senior girls in Bedford County. Applications have been emailed to all the county school guidance counselors. Graduating senior girls can ask their guidance counselors for applications to complete and return to Jeannie Plummer by April 30. Questions will be answered by calling 327-1261 or 623-5510.

Applications for scholarships funded through the MHBC Foundation will be accepted until March 31. The scholarships are available for students entering health professions. Interested students should complete an application and supply supporting documents. For more information, call Sandy at 623-3773.

Deadline to submit information for the Club News Page is Monday at 5 p.m.

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