Calendar

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¯Chocolate-covered strawberry sale–Last day to order is Feb. 12, pick up at Bethel AME Church, 23 Juniata St., Lewistown. Cost is $2 each, $10 for 6, or $20 for 12. Call (717) 348-9626 to order.

¯Mifflin County PASR meeting–noon, Feb. 15, Body and Soul Community Center, Strodes Mills. The program will be provided by Bridget and R.B. Powell. Please reserve by noon on Feb. 12 by calling Sue Peirce at (717) 667-3344.

¯Chinese and basket auctions–March 2, American Legion, McClure. Chinese auction from noon to 4:30 p.m. with drawings immediately following. Basket auction at 7 p.m. Benefits West Beaver Township Veterans Memorial Pool in McClure. Food will be available for purchase. To donate a basket, new gift item, gift card or tickets: Lou Ann Wilson at (717) 543-5712 or Janet Will at (570) 765-5731 by Feb. 22.

¯Chicken pie luncheon–11 a.m.-1 p.m., Feb. 28, Port Royal Lutheran Church. Cost is $8, eat in or take out. Reserve by Feb. 21 by calling the church at (717) 527-4581 or Georgia at (717) 527-4040. Snow date March 1.

Monday, Feb. 11

¯West Snyder High School Class of 1959 breakfast–8 a.m., Rayauda’s Restaurant, Beaver Springs.

¯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 with the pastor–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.

¯Buchanan Elementary School retirees breakfast–9 a.m., Sal-Lee’s Dream, Strodes Mills.

¯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.

¯Lewistown High School Class of 1954 luncheon–12:30 p.m., Burnham OIP. All class members, spouses and guests are welcome.

¯Lewistown Knitting Circle–1-3 p.m., Rhodes Memorial Church, 500 Highland Ave., Lewistown. Call (717) 242-1591 for more information.

¯Blood drive–1-6:30 p.m., McVeytown Fire Co.

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

¯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.

¯Support group–6-8 p.m., Calvary Bible Church, Burnham. Group is for parents, adult siblings, grandparents and guardians of children and young persons with mental health and/or behavioral health needs.

¯Belleville Civic Club meeting–7 p.m., community room, Belleville Library. Meetings are held September through May.

Tuesday, Feb. 12

¯Sanyo employees breakfast–8:30 a.m., Londonderry Restaurant.

¯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.

¯Mifflintown MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers)–9:30-11:30 a.m., First Baptist Church, Mifflintown. Child care provided.

¯Former Curves members luncheon–11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Burnham OIP.

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

¯Mifflin-Juniata Arts Council meeting–7 p.m., Gallery 3 West, 3 W. Market St., Lewistown.

Wednesday, Feb. 13

¯Excel basics–9:30-11:30 a.m., CareerLink of Mifflin County. Learn to enter basic information and create basic formulas in an Excel spreadsheet.

¯Lewistown High School Class of 1959 luncheon–11:30 a.m., Vince’s Restaurant.

¯Derry Township Class of 1950 luncheon–11:30 a.m., Bel-Vue Inn, Reedsville.

¯Lewistown High School Class of 1951 luncheon–noon, Sal-Lee’s Dream, Strodes Mills. All members and guests are welcome.

¯Lewistown High School Class of 1956 luncheon–noon, Honey Creek Restaurant, U.S. Highway 522, Reedsville .

¯LHS Class of 1958 luncheon–11:30 a.m., Sal-Lee’s Dream, Strodes Mills. All members and guests are welcome.

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

¯148th PA Volunteer Infantry, Company C, Civil War reenactment group meeting–7:30 p.m., Hoss’s Steak and Sea House, 1450 N. Atherton St., State College.

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