Calendar

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¯PASR luncheon meeting — noon, Jan. 19, Body and Soul Community Center, Strodes Mills. RSVP: Pat Bell (717) 543-5219 by Jan. 16.

¯Benefit spaghetti dinner — 4-6:30 p.m., Jan. 20, LUMINA Center, 18 E. Third St., Lewistown. Cost: $7, adults; $4, children ages 6 to 12; free for children ages 5 and younger. Walk-ins are welcome, and take-outs are available. Includes spaghetti with meat sauce, salad, roll, dessert and beverage. Information: (717) 242-2888.

¯Relay For Life kick off dinner — 6 p.m., Jan. 20, Burnham Fire Company. Event to announce this year’s goal and celebrate the new year. Dinner will be catered by Kickin’ Catering, and include a deejay and raffles. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased by calling Amanda Peck at (717) 994-2273. Deadline to purchase tickets is Jan. 15.

¯Meat and grocery card bingo — doors open at 1 p.m., games start at 2 p.m., Jan. 21, Middleburg VFW Port 5640, Middleburg. Cost for 20 games is $20 in advance or $25 at the door. Tickets available at Cole’s Hardware, China Wok, Family Traditions Restaurant and Middleburg VFW Ports 5640. Tickets are available also by calling (570) 492-8292, (570) 837-7026 or (570) 837-3371. Benefits the Middleburg Area BSA Troop 415.

¯Kids Tennis Club for Grades 2-4 — 5-6 p.m. Mondays in January and February at Indian Valley Elementary School, starting Jan. 15. No equipment needed; bring water bottle. More information: Edna Snook, (717) 248-1335.

¯Sweetheart banquet — 6 p.m., Feb. 3, Fremont Fire Hall, Mt. Pleasant Mills. Family-style turkey dinner, special music, skit, games and a message by Pastor Wes Stahl. Sponsored by Evendale Bible Church. Cost is $25 per couple. To make reservations, call Barb Stroup by Jan. 28, (717) 463-3359.

Saturday, Jan. 13

¯Fly-in, Drive-in, Walk-in breakfast — 8-10:30 a.m., Mifflin County Airport, Reedsville. Sponsored by Experimental Aircraft Association, Chapter 518

¯Community clothes closet — 9 a.m. to noon, Big Valley Alliance Church, 50 S. Kish St., Belleville. Gently used clothing and shoes to give away to people in need, baby diapers and baby wipes also available. More information: (717) 483-6951.

¯Yard sale — 9 a.m.-noon, New Hope Church of Christ, 6368 Belle Ave., Suite 8, Lewistown.

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

¯Lewistown High School Class of 1965 luncheon — 11:30 a.m., Burnham OIP. All classmates and spouses welcome.

¯Captain Jack/Mount Union High School monthly luncheon — 2 p.m., Bing’s Diner, Burnham. For all classes. Grads and non-grads, spouses and guests are welcome. RSVP: (717) 250-7121.

¯Saturday night concert series — 7 p.m., St. Mark Lutheran Church, Alfarata. Free live performances include: Jack Anderson at 7 p.m. and Dylan E. Miller at 8:15 p.m. Refreshments available. No cover charge. A free-will offering is accepted. Check Facebook.com/StMarkAlfarata for more information.

Sunday, Jan. 14

¯Community Soup and Sandwich lunch– 11 a.m.-1 p.m., McVeytown Firehouse. Hosted by the Boy Scout units of McVeytown. Donations will be accepted at the door for the meal. Donations support each youth’s scouting experience.

¯Roast beef dinner — 11 a.m.-2 p.m., McClure Volunteer Fire Company.

¯Country dance, square dance, round dance, line and two-step — 2-5 p.m., Freeburg Community Center. Public invited. Beginners and families are welcome. Refreshments are available. Band will be The Outsiders. Donation at the door.

¯Free movie night — 6:30 p.m., Reedsville United Methodist Church, 60 E. Logan St., Reedsville. The movie is “A Long Way Off.” Refreshments will be served.

Monday, Jan. 15

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

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

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

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

¯Kids Tennis Club for Grades 2-4 — 5-6 p.m. Mondays in January and February at Indian Valley Elementary School, Reedsville, starting Jan. 15. No equipment needed; bring water bottle. More information: Edna Snook, (717) 248-1335.

¯Mifflin County Shrine Club meeting — dinner at 6 p.m., meeting at 7 p.m., Burnham OIP.

¯TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) — weigh-ins are from 6-6:45 p.m., meeting from 7-7:30 p.m., Yeagertown United Methodist Church, 7 N. Mann Ave., Yeagertown.

Tuesday, Jan. 16

¯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.

¯Standard Steel Retirees breakfast club — 9 a.m., Sal-Lee’s Dream, Strodes Mills.

¯Dominos — 9 a.m., Derry Township Senior Center, Yeagertown.

¯Health care preparation class — 9-11 a.m., CareerLink, MCIDC plaza building 58, 6395 Route 103 N., Lewistown. Class prepares students to pursue education in the healthcare field. Offered by Tuscarora Intermediate Unit 11 community education and workforce services. Information: (717) 248-4942, ext. 145.

¯Learning guitar sessions — 3-4 p.m., Yeagertown Senior Center. Call: (717) 935-5246 or (717) 242-0453.

¯Chief Logan High School Class of 1968 meeting — 6 p.m., Tom Garver’s house. Meeting to discuss 50-year reunion. Bring a dish or snack to share.

¯Juniata Valley Quilters Guild meeting — 6:30 p.m., Messiah Lutheran Church, Mifflintown. Speaker will be Pat Warren from the Linus Project. For information, call Roxanne Boyer at (570) 539-4042.

¯Precinct representative training — 6:30 p.m., United Steel Workers Union Hall, 519 Electric Ave., Lewistown. Hosted by the Mifflin County Democratic Committee. Information: mifflincountydemocrats@gmail.com or mifflincountydemocrats.com.

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