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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.

¯Millerstown Lions Super Bingo benefit — 1 p.m., April 28, Millerstown Moose Lodge. Doors open at noon. Food purchase available. 20 cash games, raffles and more. Tickets are $20 in advance or $25 at door. Tickets may be purchased from any Millerstown Lions Club member or Bratton Insurance, Stitch in Time and Juniata Valley Bank in Millerstown. For more information, call John Beaver at (717) 589-3728 or Angie Russell at (717) 589-3211. Benefits community projects sponsored by the Millerstown Lions Club.

¯Spring salad bar — 11 a.m.-1 p.m., May 3, St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, Lewistown. $7 for a variety of hot soups, salads, sandwiches and beverages. All-you-can-eat. Call (717) 248-9903 for tickets. Takeout available.

¯The Knights of Columbus’ Knight at the Races — 4 p.m., doors open; 5:30-7 p.m., pre-race social; 7 p.m., post time, May 4, Reedsville fire house. Food and drinks provided. Since the event coincides with the Kentucky Derby, a bonnet contest will be featured with prizes of $100, $50 and $25. Buy a horse for $50 and get two admission tickets. Social tickets are $25. Tickets are available at the door or by calling Rick Berich at (717) 667-3373 or Larry Sutusky at (717) 667-3104.

Thursday, April 18

¯Chief Logan Class of 1966 luncheon– 11 a.m., OIP, Burnham.

¯Clothing and shoe donations — noon-3 p.m., Evangel Baptist Church, 375 W. Fifth St., Lewistown. A volunteer will be there to assist.

¯Chief Logan High School Class of 1960 — noon, Italian Fools, Milroy. All are invited.

¯Chief Logan High School Class of 1958 luncheon — noon, Londonderry Restaurant and Pub, Milroy.

¯Lewistown High School Class of 1960 luncheon — 12:30 p.m., Kountry Kitchen, McVeytown.

¯Lewistown High School Class of 1957 ladies meeting — 1 p.m., Londonderry Restaurant and Pub, Milroy.

¯Grocery bingo — 1 p.m., Yeagertown Senior Center. Bring a grocery item and $1.25 for bingo card. Benefits the senior center.

¯Blood drive — 1-6 p.m., Beaver Lutheran Church, Beaver Springs.

¯Bariatric surgery support group — 3:30-4:30 p.m., 310 Electric Ave., Suite 230, Lewistown. Session moderated by Clinical Dietitian Julie Thompson. More information: (717) 242-7099.

¯Alzheimer’s support group — 4 p.m., Richfield Senior Center. Information: (717) 694-3434.

¯Associates of Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 791 — 6 p.m., Burnham Lions Community Building, 403 First Ave., Burnham.

¯Aerobics — 6-7 p.m., Hope Center, Bethel AME Church, Lewistown. Cost is $2 if not a member of the church.

¯KeyStone Gamers — 6-9:30 p.m., Briscoe’s Coffee Shop. More information:

¯Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 791 — 7 p.m., Burnham Lions Community Building, 403 First Ave., Burnham.

Friday, April 19

¯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.

¯Free Lunch 4 All — 11 a.m.-1 p.m., First Baptist Church, Mifflintown, in the FMC building behind the church. No takeout.

¯Giant Easter egg hunt — 3 p.m., Locust Grove Retirement Village, Mifflin.

¯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, April 20

¯Methodist men’s Lenten prayer breakfast — 7:30 a.m., Granville United Methodist Church, Granville.

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

¯Clothing closet — 9 a.m.-noon, Evangel Baptist Church, 375 W. Fifth St., Lewistown. Free soup and sandwiches available.

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

¯4th Annual McClure Bacon Fest — 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Station Park, 1 Railroad St., McClure. Event will feature a soup sale and 70 food and craft vendors as well as over 35 different bacon-related menu items. Hosted by the McClure Revitalization Committee, proceeds from the Bacon Fest will benefit community projects.

¯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.

¯Easter egg hunt/Terrace Tigers sign-up day — 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Juniata Terrace football field. Come and hunt for eggs and sign up for Juniata Terrace Tigers football. The Easter Bunny will also be available to take photos.

¯Lack Tuscarora EMS annual Easter egg hunt — 1 p.m., Lack Tuscarora Rec Park (behind Lack Tuscarora EMS). Egg hunt is for children ages 0 to 12. All children will be entered for a chance to win a bike, with numerous bikes being given away along with other prizes. The Easter Bunny will also be available for pictures.

¯Keystone State Muscle Cars cruise-in — 5-8 p.m., Londonderry Restaurant and Pub, Reedsville. All cars, trucks, motorcycles, etc. are welcome. No fee.