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Editor’s note: The Sentinel offers nonprofit and other community organizations an opportunity to promote upcoming events for free in this community calendar for three days before the event. Events needing reservations also may be promoted for up to two weeks prior to the reservation date.

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¯Peanut butter egg sale — 2-6 p.m., New Life Church, 101 N. Beech St., Burnham. Eggs will be available to purchase every Tuesday and Thursday until April 11. Price is $10 per dozen or $1 each. Call (717) 242-1481 to reserve.

¯“Good Eggs” — First United Methodist Church of Lewistown, Third and Dorcas streets. Peanut butter, coconut cream and buttercream eggs. Cost: 80 cents each. Stop by the church any Monday, Tuesday, Thursday or Friday between 9 a.m. and 11:30 a.m., or call ahead at (717) 242-1539.

¯Whoopie pie sale — 11 a.m.-noon, March 23, Reedsville UMC, 60 E. Logan St., Reedsville. Cost is $1.50 per whoopie pie. Order ahead for your choice of peanut butter or white cream filling at (717) 667-3778. Proceeds go toward church improvements.

¯Paint a Pet benefit — 1-3 p.m., March 23, Port Royal Lutheran Church. Cost is $35 per canvas. Reserve by March 20 by calling Amber Supplee at (717) 953-7965. Proceeds benefit the Juniata County 4-H Seeing Eye Puppy Club.

¯ Women’s Service Club bingo — doors open at noon, games start at 1 p.m., March 24, Burnham Lions Community Building. Thirty-One, vintage Longaberger and Vera Bradley bingo. $20 advance ticket or $25 at the door. Call (717) 250-5837 for tickets or information.

¯Ham pot pie sale — after noon, April 4, Trinity United Methodist Church, 428 South Main St., Lewistown. Takeout only. Containers provided. $7 per quart. Last day to order is March 29. Call (717) 248-6291 or (717) 248-4169.

¯Bingo Friday — doors open at 5 p.m., March 29, Burnham Lions Club. Door prizes, rip tickets, raffle prizes, 50-50, concession stand. Benefits Mifflin County High Intensity 16U softball. For advance tickets call or text (717) 437-1451.

¯LHS Class of 1958 breakfast — 9 a.m., Burnham OIP. Reservations can by made by calling Jack Ingram (717) 935-2033 or Theresa Schaaf (717) 667-2389 by March 30.

¯Easter breakfast and egg hunt — 9:30-11:30 a.m., April 6, Calvary Bible Church, Lewistown. Egg hunt for children grade 5 and younger. Adults and children in grade 6 and older can win door prizes. To sign up: (717) 248-5409.

Saturday, March 23

¯Methodist Men’s Lenten prayer breakfast — 7:30 a.m., Watts Memorial United Methodist Church, Belleville.

¯Clothing closet — 8-11 a.m., Beaver Lutheran Church, Beaver Springs.

¯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.

¯Soup sale — 11 a.m., Milroy Presbyterian Church, 321 S. Main St. Vegetable, beef, chicken, corn, chicken noodle and beef barley available. $3.50 per quart. To order, call (717) 667-6530 before 8 p.m. March 22.

¯Juniata High School Class of 1966 — 1 p.m., OIP Port Royal.

¯Uncommon people, a socialization group or people with spectrum disorders, walk — 2 p.m., Victory Park, Lewistown. The general public is welcome.

¯All-you-can-eat ham and chicken pot pie supper — 4-7 p.m., Brown’s United Methodist Church, Route 35 N., McAlisterville. Meal includes pot pie, harvard beets, roll, applesauce and cake. Takeout available. Adults $9, ages 5-12 $5.50, 4 and under free. Proceeds benefit mission projects.

Sunday, March 24

¯Candles and Crafts Bingo — Doors open at 11:30 a.m., Bingo begins at 1 p.m., Middlecreek Area Community Center, Beaver Springs. Benefits Midd-West High School football. Advance tickets $20 each or $25 each at the door. Information: (570) 658-2171.

¯Women’s service club bingo — 1 p.m., Burnham Lions Community Building. Thirty-One, vintage Longaberger and Vera Bradley will be there. Event to benefit local organizations.

¯Mifflin County Chess Club meeting — 1-4 p.m., First United Methodist Church, Lewistown. General public is welcome.

¯Chess club — 2-4 p.m., First United Methodist Church, 3rd and Dorcas, Lewistown. Enter at Third Street entrance. Open to the public. Information: (717) 248-1335.

Monday, March 25

¯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.

¯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.

¯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, March 26

¯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.

¯Free community meal — 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., New Life Church, 101 N. Beech St., Burnham. Menu includes turkey noodle soup, peanut butter sandwich, assorted drinks and desserts.

¯Blood drive — 12:30-6 p.m., Richfield United Methodist Church.

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

¯Friends of the Mifflin County Library meeting — 5:30 p.m., Mifflin County Library community room. The public is invited to attend.

¯Break Bread Together dinner — 5:30 p.m., St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, 21 S. Main St., Lewistown. Menu: Spaghetti and meatballs.

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

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