Lifestyles

Irish tenor Ronan Tynan is coming to Lewistown April 10

From staff reports LEWISTOWN — Ronan Tynan, America’s Irish tenor, will take the stage on April 10 as the 2018-19 Mifflin-Juniata Concert Association season concludes. The membership drive for the 2019-20 season is now under way. The performance begins at 7:30 p.m. in the auditorium of ...

Downtown Discovery Easter Egg hunt gets under way on Friday

LEWISTOWN —The Downtown Discovery Easter Egg Hunt Contest kicks off on Friday. Kids aged 3 through 11 are challenged to find all 33 brightly colored cardboard eggs, including four new eggs created by local artists Lyndsey Hagerty, Jessica Miller, Korinne Newcamp and Kelly Rivera. For three ...

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Community Band concert to benefit MC Library LEWISTOWN —The Lewistown Community Band’s first concert of the season will be a fundraising benefit for Friends of Mifflin County Library. The concert will take place at 7 p.m. today in the auditorium at Mifflin County Middle School. The ...

District 4 Chorus Festival

Feb. 7-9 Clearfield Area High School Concert: 11a.m., Feb. 9 Ticket information: Andrew Rothrock, (814) 765-5511 or arothrock@clearfield.org

District 4 Chorus Festival

Mifflin County School District students attending the Pennsylvania Music Educators Association District 4 Choral Festival Feb. 7-9 at Clearfield Area High School include, from left, front, Maddy Bowmaster, Anna Curry, Emily Colpetzer, Kirsten Druckenmiller, back, Brody Price, Ivy Miller, ...

Local postcards featured in new book

LEWISTOWN —The Mifflin County Historical Society has just released its latest publication, “For Just A Penny — Historic Mifflin County Postcards,” written and edited by local author Forest K. Fisher. Scores of vintage full color pictures and real photo postcards from society ...

Reunions

Editor’s note: A list of upcoming reunions is published weekly on the Entertainment page. Missing classmate requests are published once and repeated only if updated. Brief reports of reunions and class reunion photos with the people identified in the order in which they appear are accepted ...

Bluebird Housing Assistance

Look for the new bluebird boxes at Kish Park, as seen at right. Bluebirds are cavity nesters, and aggressive European starlings have been hogging the limited supply of nest sights on the south side of the park, says Gordon Parker, of Honey Creek Bill & Beak, Lewistown. He “wanted to ...

Memorial Day events in the Juniata Valley

Saturday and Sunday — The grounds of the Pennsylvania Military Museum in Boalsburg will be transformed into a staging area for the push into occupied France as Acisand Allied forces bivouac, interpreting field life for the public in this annual Memorial Day weekend event. Camps open at 10 ...

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Country Memories Day is Saturday McVEYTOWN — The streets of McVeytown will come to life on Saturday for the 32nd annual Country Memories Day. Festivities will kick off at 6 a.m. with registration at the corner of Queen and Holiday streets, as vendors arrive. Breakfast will be served ...