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¯Easter flower sale — 8:30 a.m.-7 p.m., Kish Park. Hosted by the Derry Township Fire Police. Sale will be held every day until flowers are sold out. Cost is between $4 and $15.

¯Locust Run United Methodist Church’s annual Good Friday Day Camp — 2-4:30 p.m., April 19. Children ages 3-10 will participate in stories, games, crafts, songs and an egg hunt. Bring your children to have fun and discover a deeper meaning of Easter, all for free. Information: (717) 535-5756. Advance registration is requested for planning purposes.

¯Easter flower sale — April 19 and 20, South Logan Boulevard, across from Vince’s Pizza and Family Restaurant. Benefits the Burnham Cub Scout Pack 6. To pre-order, call (717) 242-8777.

Monday, April 15

¯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.

¯Kish Class of 1968 monthly luncheon — 11 a.m., OIP, Burnham. No reservation required.

¯Retired UPS employees luncheon — 11:30 a.m., Hoss’s Steak and Sea House, Lewistown. More information: (717) 667-9222.

¯Blood drive — 1:30-7 p.m., Port Royal Community Building.

¯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.

¯Mifflin County Shrine Club meeting — dinner at 6 p.m., meeting at 7 p.m., OIP, Burnham.

Tuesday, April 16

¯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.

¯Kish High School Class of 1958 luncheon — 11:30 a.m., OIP, Burnham.

¯Juniata Valley Quilters’ Guild meeting — 6:30 p.m., Rhodes Memorial Church, 500 Highland Ave., Lewistown. Cynthia Spencer from “Stitch Your Art Out” will present a demonstration on rulers. After the demonstration, Spencer will take orders for the rulers she shows. For more information, contact Roxanne Boyer at (570) 539-4042.

Wednesday, April 17

¯Chief Logan Class of 1964 brunch — 10:30 a.m., Vince’s Pizza and Family Restaurant, Burnham.

¯Juniata Valley Community Support Program of Mifflin, Huntingdon and Juniata counties — 10:30 a.m., Mifflin County Courthouse Annex, West Third Street, Lewistown. CSP is a coalition of mental health consumers, family members and professionals working to help adults with serious mental health disorders, illnesses and co-occurring disorders, live successfully in the community. All are welcome.

¯Free lunch — doors open at 11 a.m., lunch served from noon to 1 p.m., Faith United Methodist Church, Main Street, East Waterford. Menu includes parmesan chicken, chicken with broccoli and rice, tossed salad, dessert and beverages. No takeout.

¯Kishacoquillas High School Class of 1965 luncheon — 11 a.m., Hoss’s Steak and Sea House, Lewistown.

¯Lewistown High School Class of 1958 luncheon — 11:30 a.m., Londonderry Restaurant, Milroy.

¯OR Gang luncheon — noon, Cora’s Creekside Tavern, Burnham.

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

¯Blood drive — 1:30-6 p.m., Milroy fire house.

¯Chief Logan Class of 1967 luncheon — 1:30 p.m., OIP, Burnham. All class members, spouses, significant others and friends are invited.

¯Chief Logan High School Class of 1957 meeting — 5 p.m., Wingman’s Grill and Chill.

¯Mifflin County Democratic Committee meeting — 6:30 p.m., Steel Workers Union Hall, 519 Electric Ave., Lewistown. All Democrats welcome and encouraged to attend.