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¯Longaberger basket and wine bingo — Doors open at noon, bingo starts at 1 p.m., Feb. 19, Millerstown Moose Family Center. Kitchen will be open. Ticket cost: $25. Nine cards, 20 regular games. One person per ticket must be 18 or older. Held by Relay For Life team, Happy Feet. For tickets, call 466-8193, 513-6479, or see a member of the Happy Feet team.

¯Chicken pie luncheon — 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Feb. 23, Port Royal Lutheran Church. Eat-in or takeout by reservation only. Reservations due by Feb. 17. To reserve, call 527-4595 or 527-4581. Snow date is Feb. 24.

¯Fas Nacht Day — pickup from 5-7 p.m., Feb. 27, and from 8-11 a.m., Feb. 28, McVeytown United Methodist Church, the tan church on Queen Street. Cost: doughnuts, $5 per dozen; doughnut holes, $2 per dozen. Choose granulated sugar or plain. Orders due by Feb. 19. To order, contact Phyllis at 348-0064, or Carol at 899-7867.

¯Mifflin County Republican Committee banquet — 5:30 p.m. social, 6 p.m. dinner, March 8, McVeytown Fire Hall, 5690 U.S. Highway 522 south, McVeytown. Dinner is beef/chicken. Reservations are required, deadline for registration is Feb. 20. Cost: $25 per person, $45 per couple. To make reservations, contact Helen Kirk at 248-4560.

¯Bereavement support group — Noon, Feb. 21, Ohesson Manor. Light lunch will be provided. Held by Lewistown Home Health and Hospice: The Bridge. To RSVP, call 242-5000.

¯Free vegetable soup and sandwich luncheon — Noon, Feb. 22, First United Methodist Church, 200 E. Third St., corner of Third and Dorcas streets. Handicap accessible. For transportation, call 248-1011 by noon Feb. 21.

¯2017 Dairy Day and Ag Outlook meeting — 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Feb. 28, Penn Valley Christian Retreat, 7980 Ferguson Valley Road, McVeytown. No cost to attend the meeting. To reserve a lunch, contact the Mifflin County Extension Office at 248-9618 by Feb. 22. Questions can be directed to John Tyson at the Mifflin County Extension Office, jtyson@psu.edu.

¯American Hero “Snack and Paint” — 2-4 p.m., Feb. 25, East Derry Firehouse, 1800 Glenwood Ave., Lewistown. Cost: $35, includes all supplies, snacks provided. There will also be a Chinese auction. Sign up and prepay by contacting Sharon Chesney at 994-5970, or by email at chesney66cougar@gmail.com.

¯Doughnut day — pickup starting at 10 a.m., Feb. 27-28, Rescue Hose Company No. 20, 222 S. Sassafras St., Beavertown. Plain and granulated sugar doughnuts. Cost: $5 per dozen, $2.50 per half dozen. Orders taken until Feb. 26. To place an order, call (570) 658-3640 and leave a message, or call (570) 658-3455. Proceeds benefit Rescue Hose Company No. 20.

¯Chicken corn soup sale — pickup between noon and 3 p.m., March 8, Trinity United Methodist Church, 428 S. Main St., Lewistown. Takeout only, containers provided. Cost: $5 per quart. Last day to order is March 1. To place orders, call 248-6291 or 242-1195.

Friday, Feb. 17

¯Homemade peanut butter egg sale — 8 a.m.-1 p.m., New Life Church, 101 N. Beech St., Burnham. Cost: $1 each. For more information, or to place an order, call 242-1481.

¯Good Eggs homemade egg sale — 9-11:30 a.m., First United Methodist Church, 200 E. Third St., Lewistown. Homemade peanut butter, coconut and buttercream eggs will be sold. Cost: 80 cents per egg. To place an order, call 242-1539.

¯Coffee with friends — 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Lack Tuscarora EMS. For seniors, no cost. There will be crafts, exercise, speakers and Bible study, with light lunch provided.

¯Presidents Day cherry crumb pie fundraiser — pickup after 11 a.m., Milroy Senior Center, 283 Broad St., Milroy. Cost: $7 per pie. To place an order, call 667-2547.

¯Mifflin County Chapter of PASR luncheon meeting — Noon, Lewistown Country Club. Entertainment by singers R.B. Powell and Bridget Allen.

¯Bluegrass Country Express with jam session — 5 p.m. kitchen opens, 6-9 p.m. band performs, 6:30 p.m. jam session, Four Seasons Senior Center, CJEMS Lane, Route 35 north, Mifflintown. Admission is $2. Call 436-6847 for more information.

¯Grocery auction — 6 p.m., Delaware Township Fire Co., East Salem. Concession stand available.

¯Bingo — 6:30-9 p.m., Belleville Fire Company Activity Center, the former Union Elementary School.

Saturday, Feb. 18

¯Indoor community yard sale — 7 a.m.-2 p.m., Middlecreek Area Community Center, 67 Elm St., Beaver Springs. For more information, call the MACC at (570) 658-2276.

¯Indoor sale — 8 a.m.-3 p.m., Evolution Arts Center, 121 Valley St., Lewistown. Proceeds benefit the center.

¯Clothing and shoe donations — 9 a.m.-noon, Evangel Baptist Church, 375 W. Fifth St., Lewistown. A volunteer will be there to assist.

¯Clothing closet — 9 a.m.-noon, Evangel Baptist Church, 375 W. Fifth St., Lewistown. Free soup and sandwiches available.

¯Shoe bank — 9 a.m.-noon, Grace United Methodist Church, Lewistown.

¯Brick Saturday — 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Mifflin County Library and Kish Branch Library, Belleville. Kids of all ages can come and play with Legos provided by the library.

¯Free meal — 11:15 a.m., St. Vincent DePaul of Sacred Heart Church. Bingo will take place after meal at Sacred Heart School.

¯Fish, oyster and crab cake supper — 4 p.m., Rescue Hose Company No. 20, 222 S. Sassafras St., Beavertown. Takeouts available. Proceeds benefit the Ladies Auxiliary of Rescue Hose Company No. 20.

¯Spaghetti dinner — 4-6:30 p.m., Lumina Center, 18 E. Third St., Lewistown. Includes: spaghetti with meat sauce, salad, roll, dessert and beverage. Cost: $7, adults; $4, children ages 6-12; free, children 5 and younger. Walk-ins welcome, takeouts available.

¯Knight at the races — 5:30 p.m., Reedsville Fire Department, state Route 655, Reedsville. Sponsored by the Knights of Columbus.

¯Square dance — 6-9 p.m., Mexico Grange Annex, Mexico, Pa. Music will be provided by Down Yonder. Sponsored by Walker Grange.

Sunday, Feb. 19

¯Free indoor block party–1-4 p.m., Christ’s United Lutheran Church, Millmont. There will be an inflatable house, indoor games, other fun activities and refreshments. For more information, call (570) 922-1860, or (570) 966-0266.

¯Square dance — 1:30-6 p.m., the Halifax Ambulance building, 31 Bunker Hill Road, Halifax. The dance is an old-fashioned, Eastern-style square dance with a live band, The Outsiders. No experience required. Held by Central Pa. Callers Association. For more information, email cpcadance@comcast.net, or call 599-5444.

¯Free community meal — 4-5 p.m., St. John’s Lutheran Church, Lewistown.

¯Cinderella’s closet — 4-6 p.m., Church Hill United Methodist Church. A prom/formal dress outreach. For more information, contact Kathy Macchiaverna at 667-2004 or Timi Narehood

at 348-1170.

Monday, Feb. 20

¯Clothing and shoe donations — 8 a.m.-noon, Evangel Baptist Church, 375 W. Fifth St., Lewistown. A volunteer will be there to assist.

¯Homemade peanut butter egg sale — 8 a.m.-1 p.m., New Life Church, 101 N. Beech St., Burnham. Cost: $1 each. For more information, or to place an order, call 242-1481.

¯Coffee time — 8:30-11 a.m., McVeytown United Methodist Church, the tan church on Queen Street. Check McVeytown UMC Facebook page for cancellations or updates.

¯Good Eggs homemade egg sale — 9-11:30 a.m., First United Methodist Church, 200 E. Third St., Lewistown. Homemade peanut butter, coconut and buttercream eggs will be sold. Cost: 80 cents per egg. To place an order, call 242-1539.

¯Coffee with friends — 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Lack Tuscarora EMS. For seniors, no cost. There will be crafts, exercise, speakers and Bible study, with light lunch provided.

¯Kish High School Class of 1968 monthly luncheon — 11 a.m., Burnham OIP. No reservation required.

¯Past and present employees of Ohesson Manor lunch — Noon, Hoss’s Steak and Seahouse, 23 Hoss Drive, Lewistown.

¯DivorceCare for Kids — 5:30-7 p.m., Lumina Center, Lewistown. No cost. A hands-on interactive, kid-friendly support system that presents skills to assist children in maneuvering through the difficult places of divorce or separation. For more information, call or text Ann Kanagy at 437-4946. Registration forms available.

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