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¯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.
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, Mifflin. 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
¯Clothing and shoe donations — 8 a.m.-noon, Evangel Baptist Church, 375 W. Fifth St., Lewistown. A volunteer will be there to assist.
¯Prayer shawl — 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.
¯Retired UPS employees’ breakfast — 9 a.m., Burnham OIP.
¯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.
¯Preschool storytime — 10:30 a.m., Juniata County Library, Mifflintown. For children ages 3 to 5.
¯Kish Class of 1968 monthly luncheon — 11 a.m., Burnham OIP. No reservation required.
¯Mifflin County Library Board of Directors meeting — 5:15 p.m., Mifflin County Library, 123 N. Wayne St., Lewistown.
¯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, Aug. 21
¯Prayer shawl — 8:30-11 a.m., McVeytown United Methodist Church, the tan church on Queen Street. Check McVeytown UMC Facebook page for cancellations or updates.
¯Music, music, music — 10-11 a.m., 6065 U.S. Highway 522 South, McVeytown. Singing and easy listening to records.
¯Kish High School Class of 1958 luncheon — 11:30 a.m., Burnham OIP.
¯Snyder County Night Out — 4-7 p.m., East Snyder Park, Selinsgrove. The event focuses on the safety and well-being of the kids in the community. Free and open to the public; includes family-friendly activities, food and fun for all ages.
¯Juniata Valley Quiters Guild meeting — 6:30 p.m., Rhodes Memorial United Methodist Church, 500 Highland Ave., Lewistown. Annual potluck picnic and yard sale fundraiser. Information: (570) 539-4042.