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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. Reservations: Amanda Shore, (717) 320-8224 or Nancy Simmons, (717) 667-2763.
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.
Tuesday, Aug. 13
¯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.
¯Survivors support group — 6:30 p.m., Coleman House, 26 W. Market St., Lewistown. More information: (717) 242-0317 or (717) 513-9406.
¯Mifflin-Juniata Arts Council meeting — 7 p.m., Gallery 3 West, 3 W. Market St., Lewistown.
Wednesday, Aug. 14
¯Derry Township Class of 1950 luncheon — 11:30 a.m., Bel-Vue Inn, Reedsville.
¯Lewistown High School Class of 1956 luncheon — noon, Honey Creek, Reedsville.
¯Lewistown High School Class of 1951 luncheon — noon, Sal-Lee’s Dream, Strodes Mills.
¯Low-impact exercise class — 1 p.m., McVeytown United Methodist Church, McVeytown.
¯Blood drive — 1-6 p.m., Middlecreek Community Center, Beaver Springs.