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¯Planning budget-friendly meals — 12:30-2:30 p.m., Jan. 25, CareerLink, MCIDC Plaza, Building 58, 6395 state route 103 north, Lewistown. Third in a four part series. Learn to plan low-cost, fast and easy meals, hands-on cooking demonstrations led by Helen Sangrey, nutrition education adviser, Penn State Extension. Free class. To register, call Lindi Sellers at (717) 248-4942 ext. 110.

¯Ham pot pie supper — 4-7 p.m., Jan. 27, Thompsontown United Methodist Church. Meal in fellowship hall in the church basement. Meal includes ham pot pie, green beans, pepper slaw, bread, cake and coffee. Cost: $9.75, for adults; $5.25, for children ages 5 to 12; free for children ages five and younger. Eat in or take-outs available. To reserve tickets, call (717) 438-3722. Walk-ins are welcome.

¯Camp Krislund — Jan. 27, LUMINA Center, 18 E. Third St.. Lewistown. Kids will will play camp games and fun group challenges which will focus on teambuilding and working together. Some of these activities will include the tarp challenge, skipping stones, how to survive in the wilderness and more. Camp Krislund will be bringing some camp favorites such as gaga ball, carpet ball, energizers and camp songs. Pizza will be provided for lunch. Pre-registration, permission forms and $5 registration fee per child are required. Fee will be returned when child attends the camp. For more information, please contact the LUMINA Center at (717) 242-2888.

¯Think your drink –12:30-2:30 p.m., Jan. 30, CareerLink, MCIDC Plaza, Building 58, 6395 state route 103 north, Lewistown. Fourth in a four part series. Learn how to make healthy choices regarding what you drink, hands-on cooking demonstrations led by Helen Sangrey, nutrition education adviser, Penn State Extension. Free class. To register, call Lindi Sellers at (717) 248-4942 ext. 110.

¯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.

¯Farmers winter meeting — 9 a.m.-3:15 p.m., Feb. 16 Christ Community United Methodist Church, 3030 Park Road, Selinsgrove. Doors open at 8:30 a.m. Topics include preventing fly problems due to manure, proper animal mortality composting, managing stress and health on the farm and conservation district and U.S. Department of Agriculture updates. Penn State Extension will be one of the presenters. Cost is $5 per person, paid at the door. To make reservations, call the Snyder County Conservation District, (570) 837-3000, or email sccd@ptd.net by Feb. 2.

Tuesday, Jan. 23

¯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.

¯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 health care field. Offered by Tuscarora Intermediate Unit 11 community education and workforce services. Information: (717) 248-4942, ext. 145.

¯ Free community meal — 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., New Life Church, 101 N. Beech St., Burnham. Meal includes ham loaf, parsley, potatoes, applesauce, assorted desserts and drinks.

¯Charity knitting circle — 1-3 p.m., First United Methodist Church, Lewistown. New members welcome. More information: (717) 242-1591.

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

¯Break bread together dinner — 5:30 to 6:30 p.m., St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, Lewistown. Free meal, open to the public.

¯Friends of the Mifflin County Library meeting — 5:30 p.m., Mifflin County Library. Public is welcome to attend.

¯Survivors support group — 6:30 p.m., Coleman House, 26 W. Market St., Lewistown. More information: (717) 242-0317 or (717) 513-9406.

Wednesday Jan. 24

¯Healthcare 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.

¯Chief Logan High School Class of 1961 luncheon — 11:30 a.m., Burnham OIP. Classmates (grads and non-grads), spouses and guests are welcome.

¯Lewistown Post Office retirees meeting — 11 a.m., Hoss’s, Lewistown.

¯Low-impact exercise class — 1 p.m., McVeytown United Methodist Church.

¯Spaghetti dinner — 4-7 p.m., Reedsville Fire Hall. Donations accepted to benefit the William Penn Warriors Relay for Life.

Thursday, Jan. 25

¯KrautKramer, Emerson, AGFA, G.E. Retirees breakfast — 8:30 a.m., Sal-Lee’s Restaurant, Strodes Mills.

¯Standard Steel Melt Shop retirees breakfast — 8:30 a.m., Yetters Restaurant, McVeytown.

¯Healthcare 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.

¯Senior gathering — 9:30 a.m.-noon, Faith United Methodist Church, Main Street, East Waterford. The event will feature activities, guest speakers and snacks. Information: (717) 734-2330.

¯Kishacoquillas High School Class of 1966 brunch –10 a.m., Sal-Lee’s Dream, Strodes Mills.

¯Clothing and shoe donations — noon-3 p.m., Evangel Baptist Church, 375 W. Fifth St., Lewistown. A volunteer will be there to assist.

¯Planning budget-friendly meals — 12:30-2:30 p.m., Jan. 25, CareerLink, MCIDC Plaza, Building 58, 6395 state route 103 north, Lewistown. Third in a four part series. Learn to plan low-cost, fast and easy meals, hands-on cooking demonstrations led by Helen Sangrey, nutrition education adviser, Penn State Extension. Free class. To register, call Lindi Sellers at (717) 248-4942 ext. 110.

¯Free English language classes –12:30 and 3 p.m., CareerLink, MCIDC plaza building 58, 6395 Route 103 N, Lewistown. Register: (717) 248-4942, ext. 116 before Jan. 12.

¯Grocery bingo — 1 p.m., Yeagertown Senior Center. Bring a grocery item and $1.25 for bingo card. Benefits the senior center.

¯Aerobics — 6-7 p.m., Hope Center, Bethel AME Church, Lewistown. Cost is $2 if not a member of the church.

¯Overcomers outreach — 6:30 p.m., Trinity United Methodist Church, 428 S. Main St., Lewistown. A group for people struggling with addiction and those affected by the addiction of a loved one.

¯KeyStone Gamers — 6-9:30 p.m., Moose Family Center, 80 Brady Lane, Lewistown. Do not have to be a Moose member to join. More information: gamer191dean@aol.com.

¯Juniata Area Detachment of the Marine Corps League meeting — 7:30 p.m., American Legion, Mifflintown. More information: www.juniata687.org.

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