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¯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 by calling (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.

Tuesday, July 16

¯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.

¯Juniata Valley Quilters Guild meeting — 6:30 p.m., Messiah Lutheran Church, 3 South Third St., Mifflintown. Program is Christmas in July. Members asked to bring a favorite Christmas quilt or item to show. For more information: Roxanne Boyer at (570) 539-4042.

Wednesday, July 17

¯Kishacoquillas High School class of 1965 luncheon –11 a.m., Hoss’s Steak and Sea House, Lewistown.

¯O.R. Gang luncheon — noon, J.P. Edwards, Lewistown.

¯Lewistown High School Class of 1958 luncheon — noon, Sal-Lee’s Dream, Strodes Mills. Classmates, spouses and friends welcome.

¯Chief Logan Class of 1967 monthly luncheon –1:30 p.m., OIP, Burnham. All class members, spouses, significant others and friends are invited.

¯Chief Logan Class of 1957 meeting — 5 p.m., Sal-Lee’s Dream, Strodes Mills. For information, call (717) 248-3789.

¯Blood drive — 1:30-7 p.m., Reedsville Fire Co.

¯Mifflin County Democratic Committee meeting — 6:30 p.m., Steel Workers Union Hall, 519 Electric Ave., Lewistown. All Democrats welcome and encouraged to attend.

Thursday, July 18

¯Chief Logan Class of 1966 luncheon — 11 a.m., OIP, Burnham.

¯Summer lunch box concerts — 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., East End Coffee Co. Wally DeWall oldies/country.

¯Kish Class of 1961 luncheon — 11:30 a.m., Londonderry Restaurant, Milroy.

¯Chief Logan High School Class of 1960 luncheon — noon, Country Village Restaurant, Allensville.

¯Lewistown High School Class of 1957 ladies dinner — 6 p.m., OIP, Burnham.

¯Coffee house — 6:30 p.m., Freedom Avenue United Methodist Church, Burnham. The entertainer for the evening will be Abi Leibogott and the Flip Side with Gracefola and Rhonda Swigart. Snacks will be provided and a free will offering will be taken.