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¯Chinese and basket auctions–March 2, American Legion, McClure. Chinese auction from noon to 4:30 p.m. with drawings immediately following. Basket auction at 7 p.m. Benefits West Beaver Township Veterans Memorial Pool in McClure. Food will be available for purchase. To donate a basket, new gift item, gift card or tickets: Lou Ann Wilson at (717) 543-5712 or Janet Will at (570) 765-5731 by Feb. 22.

¯Benefit bingo — doors open at noon, bingo begins at 2 p.m., Feb. 23, Moose Family Center. Tickets are $25 in advance. Proceeds benefit the Juniata Jaguars traveling softball team.

¯Soup sale — 10:30 a.m., Feb. 23, Milroy Presbyterian Church, 321 S. Main St. Will have vegetable, beef, ham bean, chicken noodle and beef barley at $3.50 per quart. To place an order, call (717) 667-6530 before 9:30 p.m. Feb. 22.

¯Chicken pie luncheon — 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Feb. 28, Port Royal Lutheran Church. Cost is $8, eat in or takeout. Reserve by Feb. 21 by calling the church at (717) 527-4581 or (717) 527-4040. Snow date March 1.

Wednesday, Feb. 13

¯Excel basics — 9:30-11:30 a.m., CareerLink of Mifflin County. Learn to enter basic information and create basic formulas in an Excel spreadsheet.

¯Lewistown High School Class of 1959 luncheon — 11:30 a.m., Vince’s Pizza and Family Restaurant, Burnham.

¯Derry Township Class of 1950 luncheon — 11:30 a.m., Bel-Vue Inn, Reedsville.

¯LHS Class of 1958 luncheon — 11:30 a.m., Sal-Lee’s Dream, Strodes Mills. All members and guests are welcome.

¯Lewistown High School Class of 1951 luncheon — noon, Sal-Lee’s Dream, Strodes Mills. All members and guests are welcome.

¯Lewistown High School Class of 1956 luncheon — noon, Honey Creek Restaurant, U.S. Highway 522, Reedsville.

¯Low-impact exercise class — 1 p.m., McVeytown United Methodist Church.

Thursday, Feb. 14

¯Senior gatherings — 9 a.m.-noon, Faith United Methodist Church, Main Street, East Waterford. The gathering will include activities, speakers and snacks. Enter at the fellowship door at the back of the church. Information: (717) 734-2330.

¯West Snyder High School Class of 1968 breakfast — 9:30 a.m., Vince’s Pizza and Family Restaurant, Beaver Springs. Members and guests are welcome.

¯Kishacoquillas High School Class of 1966 ladies breakfast — 10 a.m., Burnham OIP.

¯Sacred Heart Thrift Shop bag sale — 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Sacred Heart Thrift Shop. $5 per bag.

¯Chief Logan High School Class of 1965 lunch — noon, Burnham OIP. Contact: Dan Collins, (717) 994-1721.

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

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

¯Cinderella’s closet, a prom dress giveaway — 4-6 p.m., at Church Hill United Methodist Church, 199 Woodland Circle, Reedsville. Information: (717) 348-1170.

¯Meat raffle — doors open at 6 p.m., raffle begins at 7 p.m., Lack Tuscarora EMS. Cost is $1 per round.

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

¯Captain Jack/Mount Union High School monthly dinner — 6 p.m., Hoss’s, Lewistown. For all classes. Grads and non-grads, spouses and guests are welcome. RSVP to Paul Prough at (717) 953-8563 at least two days in advance.

Friday, Feb. 15

¯Free community breakfast — 7-8:30 a.m. New Life Church, 101 N. Beech St., Burnham.

¯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.

¯Coffee With a Cop — 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., East End Coffee Company, Lewistown. Talk to Lewistown Police Department officers to ask questions, voice your concerns and get to know the officers in your neighborhood.

¯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

¯Bluegrass and country music concert — 7 p.m., Union Township community center, Belleville. Acts are Remington Ryde and Make Mine Country Band. Food for sale from Belleville Fire Company. Information: (717) 348-3537.


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