Not a club just for old goats. We have National and District conventions as well a dinner meeting the first Monday of every month at 7:00PM at the club house, 8101 Crum Road, just off of Rt. 26 in Mt. Pleasant. The next District Convention is in Chambersburg, Pennsylvania on Nov. 4, 2017. The National Convention is in Charleston, SC , January 18-21, 2018.
We host a Bluegrass jam, unplugged, for non-professionals the second Friday of each month (except June, July and August). Admission is free 7 PM to 11 PM (donations are appreciated). Family friendly with snacks and soft drinks available. Some people have even been seen dancing. The next Jam is on February 9, 2018.
The OYSTER FEED is always a great time in January. The next Oyster Feed is in January 2019.
QUARTERMANIA was also great again last year. We alternate the two Quartermania events funds that are raised for a support effort for our troops and school supplies. The next one is Sunday, March 18, 2018. Doors open at 12:30. Bidding begins at 2:00. The tickets are $5.00 in advance or $8.00 at the door. Bring a friend, Have some food, Enjoy the fun! For tickets and more information call Alden at 301-845-4387.
The Ruritan club sponsors Boy Scout Troop 1636 and the Kaleidoscope 4-H club. Several times a year the club gets together with the other organizations for a road pickup along the country roads.
We held our 15th annual GOLF TOURNAMENT in June at Glade Valley Golf Course to benefit our scholarship program. We were able to clear about $3,000.00, which, with other funds, enabled us to provide four $1500 scholarships this year.
Come out and enjoy a night of music and dance featuring The Shades at the Mt. Pleasant Ruritan! On Saturday, April 14, 2018 from 7:00-11:00 pm there will be a SPRING DANCE! This dance is a public event and will benefit a Local Non-Profit Organization. Tickets are $15.00 in advance or $18.00 at the door. BYOB-setups and snacks available. For more information call Carol:301-639-7972 (reserved seating available).
There will be no 2018 February Butchering.