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¯“Diggin’ The Past” Archaeology Day Camp — 9 a.m.-2 p.m., June 24-28, Greenwood Furnace State Park, at the Blacksmith Shop. There is a $30 fee per person to participate, including parents/relatives who participate with their children. Contact the park at (814) 667-1800 or email email@example.com for an application. The camp is limited to 15 youth participants plus adults. Camps are open to all who are 9 years old and up. Children ages 9 to 10 must have a parent, grandparent or other relative participate with them. Teachers can earn Act 48 credits as well.
Monday, June 17
¯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.
¯American Red Cross blood drive — 10 a.m.-3:30 p.m., Mifflin County Annex, West Third Street, Lewistown.
¯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.
¯Kish Class of 1968 monthly luncheon — 11 a.m., OIP, Burnham. No reservation required.
¯Mifflin County Library Board of Directors meeting — 5:30 p.m., Kish branch, 174 N. Penn St., Belleville.
¯Mifflin County Shrine Club meeting — dinner at 6 p.m., meeting at 7 p.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, June 18
¯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.
¯Kish High School Class of 1958 luncheon — 11:30 a.m., OIP, Burnham.
Wednesday, June 19
¯Kishacoquillas High School class of 1965 luncheon — 11 a.m., Hoss’s Steak and Sea House, Lewistown.
¯Free lunch — 11:30 a.m.-noon, East Waterford Community Park. The meal will be a picnic with hamburgers and fixings, baked beans, macaroni salad, dessert and beverages. There will be games as well. Takeout will not be available.
¯Lewistown High School Class of 1958 luncheon — noon, J.P. Edward’s, Burnham. Class members, friends and spouses welcome.
¯Chief Logan High School Class of 1957 dinner– 5 p.m., Italian Fools Kitchen, Milroy. More information: (717) 248-3789.