All month –Ohesson Manor Nursing Home, 276 Green Ave., Lewistown, will have apple dumplings for sale. Preorder at the front desk by Sept 22. Call (717) 242-5700. Orders must be prepaid and be picked up on Sept. 29. Located at
All month –Road Trip Prize Pack Giveaway from United Way of Mifflin-Juniata. Prize pack includes trunk organizer, car charger, Bluetooth speaker, water bottle, travel mug and umbrella. All new users on the Get Connected volunteer site will be entered to win. Go to http://mjunitedway.galaxydigital.com and create your volunteer profile. More information: (717) 248-9636, email MMcMonigal@mjunitedway.org or find on Facebook.
All month — Take your picture with Mother Goose at Snowflake’s on the Square. Bring your own camera and snuggle up to a 5-foot stuffed goose. Available during regular business hours, Tuesday-Saturday, at 3 W. Monument Square, Lewistown, (717) 437-6452, www.snowflakescollectibles.com, find them on Facebook.
All month –Check out the special Goose Day window decorations at UCP Central Pa. at 3 W. Monument Square, Lewistown, (717) 247-0890, www.ucpcentralpa.org, find them on Facebook.
All month — Hand painted Goose Day Nail Art at Serendipityx2 Day Spa. 50 percent off or $1 per nail, five designs to choose from. Located at 27270 Route 75 North, Mifflintown, (717) 436-6696, www.serendipityx2dayspa.abmp.com. On Facebook.
All month — Check out the Goose Day placemats at Downtown OIP & Grille, 24 E. Market St., Lewistown. Produced by Joe Arbogast at Arbogast IT. www.arbogastit.com.
All month–Goose Day pins made by JayBeeYell. On sale at DP Gifts at Brisco’s, 309 S. Logan Boulevard, Burnham, Five Points Screen Printing, 26 Valley St., Lewistown, and East End Coffee Company, 18 E. Market St., Lewistown. The 1.25-inch pins sell for 75 cents each or 3/$2. Quantity orders are welcome. More information: email@example.com and on Facebook at JayBeeYell.
All month — Register to win a Samsung Galaxy Amp Prime wireless phone and one year of Cricket wireless service from One Stop Communications. Like their Facebook post and share a goose related photo or comment for a chance to win. You can also visit the store to put your name in the drawing. Participating locations are in Huntingdon, Selinsgrove, State College, and Lewistown. Contest ends Oct 1. 126 Electric Ave., Lewistown, (717) 248-4996, www.onestop.biz.
Now-Sept. 26 –Goose Day Coloring Contest at Snowflake’s on The Square. For pre-K kids through adults. Pick up coloring pages at Snowflake’s on the Square, Downtown Lewistown, or download from their Facebook page. Deadline to submit entries is Sept. 26. (717) 437-6452 or Facebook.
Sept. 5 –The Mifflin County Library invites you to decorate a paper goose for the garden. Also pick up a contest sheet and test your knowledge of history at The Dark Side of Mother Goose Nursery Rhymes Trivia. 123 N. Wayne St., Lewistown, (717) 242-2391, www.mifflincountylibrary.org and Facebook.
Sept. 10 — Free Goose Rock Painting Workshop with the Mifflin-Juniata Arts Council. Everything you need (including the rocks) will be provided. 2-4 p.m. 3 West Monument Square, Lewistown. More information: firstname.lastname@example.org, and on Facebook event page.
Sept. 11–Check out Cleopatra Goose and the list of activities in the window at Zion Hair Salon, 28 E. Market St., Lewistown. (717) 248-0855, and Facebook.
Sept. 16 –Launch of new fall flavor line at Brisco’s Coffee House. Flipside plays from 6-9 p.m. 309 S. Logan Boulevard, Burnham. (717) 420-3286. www.briscoscoffeehouse.com and on Facebook.
Sept. 17–Harvest Hustle 5K and Kids Run at Shade Mountain Winery. Race starts at 1 p.m. Wine tasting, food and live music after the race. To register http://afitevent.com/shade-mountain.html. 16140 Rt. 104, Middleburg. (570) 837-9834. Find them on Facebook and at www.shademountainwinery.com.
Sept. 17 –Goose Day Team Trivia Contest hosted by the Mifflin County Historical Society. Starts at 2 p.m. at the Burnham Lion’s Building, First Avenue, Burnham. Competition will include three rounds of 10 questions each, consisting of general knowledge questions across a range of categories. Lunch/snacks can also be purchased from the Lion’s Club. For a registration form or more info contact MCHS office at (717) 242-1011, or on Facebook.
Sept. 22–Last day to order apple dumplings from Ohesson Manor Nursing Home. Place your order at the front desk or call (717) 242-5700. Must be prepaid and then picked up on Sept. 29. Located at 276 Green Ave., Lewistown.
Sept. 23 –MERF Radio will host Mascot Olympics at the South Hills Goose Day Fun Fest located at Rec Park, Lewistown. (71) 248-6757, www.merfradio.com, and Facebook.
Sept. 23–Hands on Weaving at South Hills Goose Day Fun Fest, sponsored by Mifflin-Juniata Arts Council. Free. Begins at 9 a.m. at Rec Park, Lewistown. (717) 242-2459, Facebook and www.mifflinjuniataartscouncil.org.
Sept. 23 — Thompsontown Fall Fest at Haldeman Park. Food, vendors, kid’s games, live entertainment, parade and more. More info: (717) 535-5224, Facebook.
Sept. 23 — Apple Fest at Brown’s Mill Square in Reedsville. Hosted by the Reedsville Community Association. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Old fashioned apple butter boil; bring your own jar. Homemade apple dumplings, local apples and cider, funnel cakes and hot sandwiches. Sidewalk shopping; some local restaurants will feature an apple dish.
Sept. 23 –Live music at the 717 Club N Pub. Tribute Band Godsmacked and Torn. Open at 8 p.m. 125 Chestnut St., Lewistown. (717) 248-2226, Facebook.
Sept. 23 — Mifflin County Model Railroad Club open 11 a.m.-2 p.m. at 3 West Monument Square, Lewistown. (717) 242-8772.
Sept. 23-30 — Goose Day discounts on select plants at Wray’s Landscaping. 15 Nolan Drive, Lewistown. (717) 242-3300, www.wrayslandscaping.com, and Facebook.
Sept. 23-30 — Westside Gallery is offering 10 percent off art supplies. 31 W. Market St., Lewistown. (717) 242-1119, Facebook.
Sept. 23-Oct. 1–20 percent off any in-store purchase at the Logan House. 400 N. Beech St., Burnham. (717) 248-8415, www.theloganhouseonline.com, Facebook.
Sept. 23-Oct. 1 –Visit Brookmere Winery and get goosed. Mention this ad and receive a Goosed envelope containing assorted gifts, such as discounts, free wine and free wine pairing with hors d’euvres. You could also win a free three-hour rental in their renovated barn. 5369 SR 655, Belleville. (717) 935-5380, www.brookmerewine.com, Facebook.
Sept. 23-Oct. 1 — East End Coffee Company will offer Goose Juice (apple cider on nitro), along with other fall drinks. 18 E. Market St., Lewistown. (717) 585-0398, www.eastendcoffee.co, Facebook.
Sept. 24 — Duck Derby, 2-4 p.m.. AMVETS Post 122, Thompsontown. Race is at 3 p.m. Cash prizes for first, second and third place. Benefits Big Brothers Big Sisters of Juniata Valley. More information: email@example.com.
Sept. 24–Field and Forest 5K/10K sponsored by Lewistown Home Health and Hospice. Rain or shine. Registration, 7:30 a.m., race, 8:30. More information, registration: (717) 242-5000, or www.ultrasignup.com.
Sept. 24 –14 Goose Day magnets will be hidden in Mifflin and Juniata counties and it’s up to you to find one. Go to JayBeeYell Facebook page for a photo hint for each spot. When you find a magnet, you can keep it, but please post on the page that it’s been found. More information: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sept. 24 — Evolution Arts Center will host a “Goose Day” themed painting party at 2 p.m. $30 includes instruction, all supplies, light snacks and beverages. Also BYOB. All proceeds go to benefit the center. To reserve a spot, email email@example.com. 121 Valley St., Lewistown. (717) 447-285, www.evoarts.org, Facebook.
Sept. 25-29 — Grab an egg and see if you’re a winner at Five Points Screening. Must purchase something in the store for the chance to pick an egg. 26 Valley St., Lewistown. (717) 242-1177, firstname.lastname@example.org, Facebook.
Sept. 25-29–Check out the Goose Games and Crafts from the Juniata River Valley Visitors Bureau posted in The Sentinel. www.lewistownsentinel.com.
Sept. 25-Sept. 30–Fall mums on sale at Fisher’s Farm Market. Three for $15. 5726 U.S Highway 522 North, McClure. (717) 543-6500.
Sept. 27 –Juniata River Valley Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours Expo in Brookmere Winery’s Barn. 5-8 p.m. Goose hors d’oeuvres by JP Edwards, wine tasting with five wineries, live music and door prizes. Tickets: $5 whether you’re a chamber member or not. RSVP: Juniata River Valley Chamber of Commerce, (717) 248-6713, email@example.com.
Sept. 27 — Pick up a free “Get Goosed” car sticker while they last at Downtown OIP, 24 E. Market St., Lewistown, (717) 248-4600, Facebook.
Sept. 27-30 –Nonperishable food collection at Yoder’s Tees & More. Bring in a bag full of food and get a free Goose Day T-Shirt. Shirts are also available for $5. 4469 E. Main St. Belleville, (717) 935-5011, www.yodersteesandmore.com, Facebook.
Sept. 27-Oct. 1 –Wild Goose Chase Used Book Sale at the Mifflin County Library. Hours: Sept 27, 9-8 p.m.; Sept. 28-30, 9-4 p.m.; Oct. 1, 1:30-3:30 p.m. 123 N. Wayne St., Lewistown, (717) 242-2391, Facebook, www.mifflincountylibrary.com.
Sept. 29 — Buy one bag of “hurts” chocolate and
get one free at Asher’s Chocolates. 19 E. Susquehanna Ave., Lewistown, (717) 248-8613, www.ashers.com.
Sept. 29 –Pick up your prepaid apple dumplings at Ohesson Manor Nursing Home, 276 Green Ave. Ext. (717) 242-5700.
Sept. 29 — Squire Brown’s will offer 10 percent off the whole store. This Includes wine and liquor from Hungry Run. 8 Edgewood Drive, Reedsville, (717) 667-2556, www.squirebrowns.com, Facebook.
Sept. 29 –Goin Postal will goose every box that is shipped on Goose Day with a sticker. 129 S. Main St., Lewistown, (717) 248-9997, www.goinpostal.com, Facebook.
Sept. 29 — Stop in at AAA from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. for Membership Appreciation Days. Door prizes, games and giveaways, refreshments, clearance table of travel items; document shredding will be available. 33 N. Brown St., Lewistown, (717) 242-2221, www.aaa.com.
Sept. 29 — Goose Day flower bouquets for sale at Lewistown Florist, 129 S. Main St., Lewistown, (717) 248-9683, www.lewistownflorist.com, Facebook.
Sept. 29 — Goose Day manicures at Vibe Hair & Nail Salon, 832 E. Walnut St., Lewistown, (717) 248-0100, www.yourvibe.me, Facebook.
Sept. 29 — Friday night music at Juniata Valley Winery featuring “Element 22 Duo.” Celebrate the last Friday Night Music Concert for the season. Get “goosed” with a sticker at the door and enjoy a complimentary glass of warm apple spiced wine. Doors open at 5 p.m., music is from 7-10 p.m. Food vendor is Blazing Swine BBQ. No outside alcohol permitted. $5 cover, 11 and under are free. 19175 Route 75 South, Mifflin, (717) 436-5400, www.juniatavalleywinery.com, Facebook.
Sept 29–Find a sticker on your beverage cup at Downtown Subway and your drink is free. 2 E. Market St., Lewistown, (717) 242-4155.
Sept. 29 — Mary Kay representative Patty Zannino is offering 29 percent off in-stock discontinued items such as eye color palettes, lipsticks, lip and eye liners. Contact: (717) 248-0752, or text (717) 994-0441, firstname.lastname@example.org, Facebook.
Sept. 29 — In Home Services of Central Pa is offering free blood pressure readings, 10 a.m.-noon, 20 Windmill Hill, Burnham; (888) 881-2046, www.inhomeservicesofcentralpa.com, Facebook.
Sept. 29 — Goose Day decorated donuts at Dunkin Donuts on South Logan Boulevard, Burnham, (717) 248-3596, and U.S. 522, Lewistown, (717) 248-8911.
Sept. 29 — Get a Golden Goose Egg Bath Bomb free with purchase at Shade Mountain Naturals, 45 Serenity Lane, Lewistown. (71) 248-8847, www.shade-mountain.com, Facebook.
Sept. 29 — Big Valley Fastener & Supply Company will offer a 20-pound propane tank fill for $10 with any picture of a goose. The picture could be on a
T-shirt, your phone or
on a card. 98 Royal
St., Reedsville, (717)
Sept. 29 and 30 — Goose Day Tent Sale at Bushman at Home. Under the tent is cash and carry, 65 percent off, and all inside items will be 25 percent off. 1537 Loop Road, Lewistown, (717) 248-3484, www.bushmenathome.com, Facebook.
Sept. 29 and 30 –Chinese Auction for Shelter Service, Inc. held at the Moose Lodge in Lewistown, 4-9 p.m. on Sept. 29, and 9-1:45 p.m. on Sept. 30. The tickets can be purchased and placed in the container of item you want to bid on. Winning tickets will be drawn on Saturday. All proceeds benefit Shelter Service, 13 Depot St., Lewistown, (717) 248-0102.
Sept. 29 and 30 — Stop in at Honey Creek Bill & Beak and play a ring toss game for a chance to win a prize. You must try to get the ring around the goose’s neck. The game is open to all. 701 B Electric Ave., Lewistown, (717) 247-7944, www.honeycreekbillandbeak.com, Facebook.
Sept. 29 and 30 — Blackberry Spritzers at Trolley Car, (non alcoholic version available), 15 E. Market St., Lewistown, (717) 248-9085.
Sept. 29 and 30–Goose Day Open House at Metaphysics – A Spirited Space. Enter in-store to win great products and services. Special goose eggs contain discounts on in-store merchandise. 2 Woodbine Road, Lewistown (814) 826-1787, www.aspiritedspace.com, Facebook.
Sept. 29-Oct. 1–Glick’s Shoe Store, 10434 US Highway 522 S, Lewistown. (717)242-0371, www.glicksshoestore.com, Facebook.
Sept. 29-Oct. 1 — Free mini golf at Buttonwood Campground if you mention Goose Day. Hours will be 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday, 1515 E. River Road, Mifflintown, (717) 436-8334, Facebook, www.buttonwoodcamp.com.
Sept. 29-Oct. 1–Juniata River Adventures will give half off any canoe/kayak trip if you mention Goose Day. Reservations must be made 24 hours in advance 106 East River Road, Mifflintown, (717) 320-1102, www.juniatariveradventures.com, Facebook.
Sept. 29-Oct. 1 — Drink specials at J.P. Edward’s Grill and Bar, 203 S. Logan Boulevard, Burnham, (717) 248-1150, www.jpedwardsgrillandbar.com, Facebook.
Sept. 30 — Goose Day Punkinfest Fall Craft & Gift Show at the Lewistown Armory, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Crafts, gifts, food, vendors, Chinese Auction, pumpkin patch for the kids and much more. Located at 28 Armory Lane, Lewistown, (717) 437-6061, Facebook.
Sept. 30 — 40th Annual Goose Day 5K Run, hosted by the Juniata Valley Striders. Race day registration starts at 7:45 a.m. until race time at 9 a.m. Start and finish at Monument Square, Lewistown. Trophies awarded to winners in nine male and female age groups. All trophies sponsored by Recognition Engraving of Lewistown, www.jvstriders.com, Facebook.
Sept. 30 — Evolution Arts Center will present “Action,” an original comedy by Julie Ufema and directed by Phyllis Johnson, 8 p.m. To reserve seats: (717) 447-2858, 121 Valley St., Lewistown, www.evoarts.com,Facebook.
Oct. 1 — Goose Day Road Rally. Check Facebook for more details.