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¯Lewistown High School Class of 1954 65th reunion luncheon — Aug. 17. If you have not been contacted, call (717) 248-0239 or (717) 248-2700 for information and to make a reservation.

¯Driver’s safety class — noon-4:30 p.m., Aug. 26 and 27, Mifflin-Juniata Regional Services Corp., Lewistown. For persons age 55 or older. Reservations: Amanda Shore, (717) 320-8224 or Nancy Simmons, (717) 667-2763.

Friday, Aug. 9

¯Lewistown Senior Center homemade chicken pot pie sale — 10 a.m. until sold out, 515 Knepp Ave. (former Central Novelty building.) Hot dogs, barbecue and whoopie pies available. Food is for pick up only.

¯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.

¯Bag sale — 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Sacred Heart Thrift Shop, 4 N. Dorcas St., Lewistown.

¯Blood drive — 1:30 -7 p.m., Fayette Lions Den, McAlisterville.

¯Fall trail ride — Juniata Saddle Horse Association, 255 Lost Creek Road, Oakland Mills. Information: Glenda Kennedy, (717) 953-6030. Trail riding in foothills of Shade Mountain.

Saturday, Aug. 10

¯Fly-in, drive-in, walk-in breakfast — 8-10:30 a.m., EAA Clubhouse, Mifflin County Airport, Hanger 4. Super country breakfast. Donations: $9 for adults, $4 for children. Sponsored by Experimental Aircraft Association, Chapter 518.

¯Juniata High School Class of 1966 breakfast — 9 a.m., Bread Of Life, McAlisterville.

¯Community clothes closet — 9 a.m. to noon, Big Valley Alliance Church, 50 S. Kish St., Belleville. Gently used clothing and shoes to give away to people in need, baby diapers and baby wipes also available. More information: (717) 483-6951.

¯Brick Saturday — 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Mifflin County Library, Lewistown, and Kish Branch Library, Belleville. Kids of all ages can come and play with Legos provided by the library.

¯Chief Logan (Derry) High School Class of 1955 64th reunion luncheon — 1 p.m., J.P. Edwards Grill and Bar, Burnham. Information: (717) 994-0085 or (717) 248-6826.

¯“Why We are a Christian Nation” presentation — 6 p.m., American Veterans Traveling Tribute Vietnam Memorial Wall, Reedsville playground. Brad Williams will be conducting the presentation followed by the flag folding ceremony with meanings of each fold while assisted by members of the Vietnam Veterans of America, Central Pa. Chapter No. 791 Honor Guard at the AVTT.

¯59th Annual Beale Township Fireman Festival — 4 p.m., 5.5 miles south of Old Coon Hunters Association, Walnut. Food, fun, bingo and free Kid Zone.

¯Keystone State Muscle Cars Cruise-in — 5-8 p.m., Londonderry Restaurant, Reedsville. All cars, trucks, motorcycles, etc. are welcome. No fee.

¯Calvary Lewistown Pool Party — 5-7 p.m., Rec Park Pool, Lewistown. Free swimming, hot dogs and drinks.

¯Fall trail ride — Juniata Saddle Horse Association, 255 Lost Creek Road, Oakland Mills. Information: Glenda Kennedy, (717) 953-6030. Trail riding in foothills of Shade Mountain.

Sunday, Aug. 11

¯Lisa Griffith performance — 10:30 a.m., First United Methodist Church, Lewistown. Griffith is a native of Belleville who sings with the German Opera on the Rhine in Dusseldorf, Germany.

¯Chicken and waffle dinner — 11 a.m.-1 p.m., McClure Volunteer Fire Co. The meal will consist of chicken, waffles, mashed potatoes, gravy, two vegetables and assorted desserts. Cost is $9 for anyone ages 13 and older; $5 for children ages 6 to 12; and children under 5 eat free.

¯Chess club — 2-4 p.m., First United Methodist Church, Third and Dorcas streets, Lewistown. Enter at Third Street entrance. Open to the public. Information: (717) 248-1335.

¯Fall trail ride — Juniata Saddle Horse Association, 255 Lost Creek Road Oakland Mills. Information: Glenda Kennedy, (717) 953-6030. Trail riding in foothills of Shade Mountain.

Monday, Aug. 12

¯Clothing and shoe donations — 8 a.m.-noon, Evangel Baptist Church, 375 W. Fifth St., Lewistown. A volunteer will be there to assist.

¯West Snyder High School Class of 1959 breakfast — 8 a.m., Rayauda’s Restaurant, Beaver Springs.

¯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.

¯Buchanon Elementary School retirees breakfast — 9 a.m., Sal-Lee’s Dream, Strodes Mills.

¯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.

¯Chief Logan High School Class of 1954 luncheon — 11:40 a.m., Bel-Vue Inn. All class members and guests are welcome. For more information, call (570) 522-0944.

¯Lewistown High School Class of 1954 luncheon — 12:30 p.m., Burnham OIP. We are also having our monthly get-together Monday. All classmates and guests are welcome.

¯Lewistown Knitting Circle — 1-3 p.m., Rhodes Memorial Church, 500 Highland Ave., Lewistown. Call (717) 242-1591 for more information.

¯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.

¯Support group — 6-8 p.m., Calvary Bible Church, Burnham. Group is for parents, adult siblings, grandparents and guardians of children and young persons with mental health and/or behavioral health needs.

¯Towpath Naturalist Society meeting — 7 p.m., Juniata Valley Regional Business Center, 152 E. Market St., Lewistown. The public is welcome.

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