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¯McVeytown Lions golf tournament–8 a.m. shotgun start, Aug. 18, American Legion Country Club, 1 Country Club Road, Mount Union. Four person scramble, purchase mulligans. Cost is $60 per person ($49 for ALCC members.) Greens fees, cart, tee gift, beverages and luncheon included, plus opportunities to win other prizes. First 24 teams to register and pay are guaranteed entry. For more information or to register, call (717) 250-6733.

¯Tuscarora Academy fundraiser–7-10 p.m., Aug. 18, Juniata Valley Winery. Event to include entertainment by Faces 4 Radio. Tickets are $10 per person and can be purchased prior to the event at the Juniata County Library, the Juniata County Historical Society Archives office from 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Tuesdays; or 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Wednesdays; or by calling (717) 497-0915 or (717) 734-0057. Tickets will also be available at the door. Food trucks will be on site.

¯Resume development–9-11:30 a.m., Aug. 20, PA CareerLink Mifflin County, MCIDC Plaza, Building 58, Lewistown. Learn how to create a resume that will get you noticed by employers. Basic computer knowledge and MS Word skills required. To register, call (717) 248-4942.

¯Cover letters–9-11:30 a.m., Aug. 23, PA CareerLink Mifflin County, MCIDC Plaza, Building 58, Lewistown. Learn how to develop a cover letter that will address how your skills are related to the job description. Basic computer knowledge and MS Word skills required. To register, call (717) 242-4942.

¯Reedsville Fire Co. gun raffle fundraiser–noon to 5 p.m., Aug. 25, Mifflin County Youth Park, Reedsville. Tickets are $10 per person. Wristbands required to enter grounds. Tickets available at Gib’s Service Station and Toot’s Place, both in Reedsville. Also available at the firehouse from 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Aug. 14-17 and Aug. 21-24. Tickets also available day of drawing until 11:30 a.m. Information: call Abb Dalby at (717) 250-9844 from 10 a.m.-9 p.m., Tuesday through Friday.

¯Seasonal Ladies’ Crafting Day–9 a.m.-5 p.m., Aug. 25, Paintersville Christian and Missionary Alliance Church, 3195 Back Maitland Road, Lewistown. Any craft that can be safely done indoors on a 3-4 foot table space is welcome. Bring your own extension cord, if necessary. Free lunch provided. All ladies welcome. Call (717) 543-5249 by Aug. 24 to reserve a space. Leave name, phone number and craft you are bringing.

¯Selling on eBay–10 a.m.-noon, Aug. 29, PA CareerLink Mifflin County, MCIDC Plaza, Building 58, Lewistown. What should I sell? How do I ship it? How do I get paid? What does it cost? Local eBayers will share tips and show attendees how they can use eBay to declutter their homes and make a few dollars. Registration required by Aug. 27 by calling (717) 248-4942.

¯G.L.A.D. bingo–doors open at 5:30 p.m., games start at 6:30 p.m., Aug. 31, Brooklyn Hose Co., 218 S. Main St., Lewistown. Giving Love and Donations group sponsoring event. Kitchen will be open for food. Jackpot is $300. Up to 18 cards. Tickets are $25. To order, call Amber Strunk at (717) 250-9103.

Friday, Aug. 17

¯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. Light lunch provided.

¯Chief Logan High School Class of 1968 monthly dinner–5 p.m., the Wilderness banquet room, New Lancaster Valley.

¯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, State Route 35, Mifflintown. Food sales benefit the senior center. Admission is $2. Information: (717) 436-6847

Saturday, Aug. 18

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

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

¯Keystone State Muscle Cars weekly cruise-in–5-8:30 p.m., Milroy exit off of Route 322, across from Tom’s Service Plaza. All events are free and all cars, trucks, motorcycles, etc. are welcome.

¯Tuscarora Academy fundraiser–7-10 p.m., Juniata Valley Winery. Event to include entertainment by Faces 4 Radio. Tickets are $10 per person and are available at the door. Food trucks will be on site.

Sunday, Aug. 19

¯Lewistown Community Band–3 p.m., Kish Park. Final concert of the summer season. Rain location will be at Calvary Bible Church.

Monday, Aug. 20

¯Mifflin County Library Board of Directors meeting–5:15 p.m., Mifflin County Library, 123 N. Wayne St., Lewistown.

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