Calendar

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¯Chicken barbecue — ready by 11 a.m., July 20, Milroy Presbyterian Church, 321 S. Main St., Milroy. $5 per half. Reserve: (717) 667-3438 or (717) 437-5818. Leave a message if no answer.

¯ABATE Jack’s Mountain Riders and Touring Friends motorcycle ride and chicken barbecue — July 28, American Legion, McClure. Registration by donation beginning at noon. Ride begins at 1 p.m. Chicken halves, $5; platters, $7. Orders to be picked up at the American Legion between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Order by July 21 at (570) 765-8411.

¯Fayette Fire Co. Chinese auction — July 30-Aug. 3, Fayette fire hall, during the Fayette Community Carnival. Drawing will be held at 8 p.m. Aug. 3 in the fire hall. You do not have to be present to win. Bring an item for the local pet pantry and get one bonus ticket with the purchase of a sheet of tickers. Hours: 6-9 p.m., Thursday; 6-10 p.m., Friday; 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Saturday, and after the parade until 7:45 p.m.

Saturday, July 20

¯Yeagertown Community Day — 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Residents invited to have a yard sale on that day. Yeagertown United Methodist Church will host the event with vendors and activities in the church parking lot. The church will also provide free hot dogs and drinks. Restrooms will be available.

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

¯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.

Sunday, July 21

No events reported.

Monday, July 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.

¯Bannerville Volunteer Fire Company gun raffle — 11 a.m., West End Sportsman’s Club, 5123 Ridge Road, Beaver Springs. Tickets available for purchase at (570) 658-6477 and at the door for $10 donation.

¯Lewistown High School Class of 1959 luncheon–11:30 a.m., OIP, Burnham.

¯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, July 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 community meal — 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., New Life Church, 101 N. Beech St., Burnham. The meal will feature hoagies, chips, fruit, desserts and drinks.

¯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.

¯Country Roots — 5-8 p.m., Derry Township Senior Center, Yeagertown. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. Information: (717) 248-2252.

¯Friends of the Mifflin County Library meeting — 5:30 p.m., Mifflin County Library, Lewistown.

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

¯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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