Calendar

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.

Submit items at least one business week before publication via email, events@lewistownsentinel.com; voice mail, (717) 248-6741 or (800) 827-6397 (voice mail ext. 112); online, Virtual Newsroom at www.lewistownsentinel.com; or mail or drop off, The Sentinel, P.O. Box 588 Lewistown, PA 17044.

With all submissions, you must include a telephone number for verification purposes. The phone number is not for publication, unless so indicated. The editor reserves the right to edit all submissions.

Reserve now

¯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.

¯Easter flower sale — April 19 and 20, Logan Boulevard, across from Vince’s 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: $20 in advance, $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. Information: John Beaver at (717) 589-3728 or Angie Russell at (717) 589-3211. Benefits community projects sponsored by 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 Firehouse. 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 get 2 admission tickets. Social tickets $25. Tickets are available at the door or by calling Rick Berich at 717-667-3373 or Larry Sutusky at 717-667-3104.

¯Grace Gymnastics Booster Club spaghetti dinner — 5-7 p.m., May 4, Shade Gap Ladies’ Auxiliary Building. Cost is $8 and includes spaghetti, salad, roll, dessert and drink. For more information, contact Melissa Henry at (814) 203-5399.

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 — 10 a.m., Burnham Jamboree Field. Children in preschool to 6th grade are welcome. Bring your baskets. The Easter Bunny will also be there. Sponsored by the Burnham Lions Club, New Life Church, Blue Chip Credit Union and Burnham Borough.

¯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 in 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, Reedsville. All cars, trucks, motorcycles, etc., welcome. No fee.

¯Karaoke Night with Peanut Man –8 p.m.-12 a.m., VFW Post 7011, 12 Chestnut St., Lewistown. Doors open to the public.

Sunday, April 21

No events listed

Monday, April 22

¯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.

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

¯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, April 23

¯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 meal — 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., New Life Church soup kitchen, 101 N. Beech St., Burnham.

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

¯Break Bread Together Dinner — 5:30 p.m., St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, 21 S. Main St., Lewistown. Dinner will be meatloaf.

¯Country Roots — 6-8 p.m., Derry Township Senior Center, Yeagertown. Doors open at 5 p.m.

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

COMMENTS