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Kettle soup sale - 5 p.m., Aug. 9, Irene West Family Center, 105 Fifth St., Port Royal, Cost is $5 donation for the all-you-can-eat meal. Take-out is available for $5 a quart. Sponsored by the Port Royal United Methodist Church. For more information or to pre-order soup, call Joyce Hockenberry at 363-3939.
Congestive Heart Failure support group - 6-7 p.m., Aug. 19, Surgical Center lobby, Geisinger-Lewistown Hospital. Registration is required by Aug. 15 by contacting Julie Maidens at 242-7486 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Barbecue chicken sale - 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Aug. 16, Crossroads Church of God Prophecy, East Salem. To order takeout call 463-2389.
Barbecue chicken sale - 11 a.m., Aug. 16, West Granville Fire Co. Cost is $4.50 per half. To order, call 248-0665.
Butterfly release - 1 p.m., Aug. 17, Geisinger-Lewistown Hospital Surgical Center. Cost is $25. Call Scott Davidson at 242-5000 for more information or to reserve a butterfly.
Goldleaf workshop - 6:30-9 p.m., Aug. 21, Gallery 3West, Monument Square, Lewistown. Bryson Wagner will teach the gilding technique that has been used in sculpture and manuscripts. All materials provided. Cost is $10 per person. Registration is required by calling 994-1225 or emailing email@example.com.
Kish Class of 1966 annual picnic - Noon, Aug. 23, Kish Park, brown pavilion. Bring a covered dish to share and a beverage. RSVP to 436-9392 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Friday, Aug. 8
$5 Clothing bag sale - 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Big Valley Thrift and Gift Shop, Belleville. Proceeds benefit the Mennonite Central Committee. All sales final.
Chinese auction - 5 p.m., drawing at 9 p.m., Burnham Lions Community Building, 403 First Ave., Burnham. There will be refreshments. Participants do not need to be present to win. Proceeds from the auction will go to Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter No. 791's fishing tournament. For more information, contact Deb Priest at 248-0934 or email@example.com.
Handbag sale - 7 a.m.-4 p.m., fourth floor classroom, Geisinger-Lewistown Hospital. For more information, call 242-7178. Sponsored by Friends of Geisinger-Lewistown Hospital.
Saturday, Aug. 9
Community festival - 4 p.m., Locust Run Picnic Woods. There will be refreshments, games for kids and a special prize give away. Bring a lawn chair.
$5 Clothing bag sale - 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Big Valley Thrift and Gift Shop, Belleville. Proceeds benefit the Mennonite Central Committee. All sales final.
Evening of music - 7 p.m., Ellen Chapel Church, 11764 Ferguson Valley Road, Lewistown. The Nolt Family Singers will perform. Light refreshments will be served. For more information, call 250-4047.
Lewistown High School Class of 1965 luncheon - 11:30 a.m., Burnham OIP. All classmates and spouses welcome.
Alfarata Coffeehouse - 7-10 p.m., St. Mark Lutheran Church.
Fly-in, drive-in, walk-in breakfast - 8-11 a.m., Mifflin County Airport, Reedsville. The event is sponsored by the Experimental Aircraft Association Chapter 518.
Kish Class of 1975 picnic reunion - 3 p.m., meal at 5 p.m., Blue Rock Sportman's Club, New Lancaster Valley. Bring a dish to share as well as a beverage. For more information contact Tina Herto Espigh at 994-8796, Jaylene Demaree Lepley at 250-4448 or Nancy Mohler Williams at 248-2369.
Sunday, Aug. 10
Chicken and waffle dinner - 11 a.m.-1 p.m., McClure Volunteer Fire Co., West Specht Street, McClure. The dinner is all you can eat and includes dessert and a beverage. Cost is $9 for adults; $5 for children between the ages of 6 and 12; and free for children younger than 6. For more information, contact Marlene Hassinger at (570) 658-3363 or Judy Pheasant at (570) 658-5501.
Captain Jack High School Class of 1965 reunion committee meeting - 2 p.m., Mount Union OIP. All members encouraged to attend.
Outdoor movie night - 8 p.m., Church Hill United Methodist Church, Reedsville. Bring a lawn chair or blanket. The movie "Frozen" will be shown. There will be refreshments.
Car show - Gates open from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., awards at 4:15 p.m, Kish Park. Featuring kids Power Wheel show. There will be a food stand, 50/50 drawings, a Chinese auction and music throughout the day. Sponsored by the United Fire and Rescue Co.
Paper mache posse workshop - 2-4 p.m., Historic Courthouse, Lewistown. Must be at least 13-years-old. Bring sketch books. Participants will help create new puppets for the Festival of Ice Crazy Parade. For more information, contact Jenny Landis at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 248-6713.
Youth game night - 6-8 p.m., Church Hill United Methodist Church, Reedsville. There will be games. For ages 13 and older.
Monday, Aug. 11
Chief Logan Class of 1954 luncheon - Noon, Bel-Vue Inn, Reedsville. All class members and guests are welcome. For more information, call (570) 522-0944.
Buchanan Elementary School Retirees breakfast - 9 a.m., Sal-Lee's Dream, Strodes Mills. Anyone who has worked at Buchanan is welcome to attend.
Free movie - 6 p.m., Mifflin County Library Lewistown. The movie "What in the World are They Spraying?" will be shown. Sponsored by the Mifflin County Tea Party Patriots. For more information, contact Lisa Nancollas at 437-1327.
Compassionate Friends support group for bereaved parents - 7 p.m., Grove Memorial United Methodist Church, Lewistown. For more information, call 248-0664.
Alzheimer's support group - 6:30-7:30 p.m., Locust Grove Retirement Village hobby room, 69 Cottage Road, Mifflin.
West Snyder High School Class of 1959 breakfast - 8 a.m., Rayauda's Restaurant, Beaver Springs
Support group - 6-8 p.m., Calvary Bible Church, Burnham. Group is for parents, adult siblings, grandparents and guardians of children and young person with mental health and/or behavioral health needs.
Lewistown Knitting Circle - 6-8 p.m., Rhodes Memorial Church. Call 242-1591 for more information.