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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.
¯Reedsville Fire Co. gun raffle fundraiser — noon-5 p.m., Aug. 24., Reedsville Youth Park. Donations: $10 per person. Tickets available at Gibs Service Station, Teets’ Place and fire house off Route 655, Wednesdays 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Tickets also available day of the drawing. Wristband required to enter grounds. For questions, call (717) 250-9844, weekdays from 10 a.m.-9 p.m.
¯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.
Tuesday, Aug. 13
¯Sanyo employees breakfast — 8:30 a.m., Londonderry Restaurant, Milroy.
¯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.
¯Lewistown High School Class of 1965 dinner — 5 p.m., J.P. Edwards, Burnham.
¯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.
Thursday, Aug. 15
¯Chief Logan Class of 1966 luncheon — 11 a.m., Burnham OIP.
¯Kish Class of 1961 luncheon –11:30 a.m., Hoss’s Steak and Sea House, Lewistown.
¯Summer lunch box concerts — 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., East End Coffee Co. The Tim and Duane Show. Classic acoustic and rock ‘n roll.
¯Chief Logan Class of 1960 luncheon — noon, Country Village Restaurant, Allensville.
¯Chief Logan Class of 1958 luncheon — noon, Boulevard BBQ, South Logan Avenue, Lewistown. All class members are welcome.
¯Clothing and shoe donations — noon-3 p.m., Evangel Baptist Church, 375 W. Fifth St., Lewistown. A volunteer will be there to assist.
¯Chief Logan Class of 1963 luncheon –1 p.m., Hoss’s Steak and Sea House, Lewistown. Spouses and guests are welcome.
¯Grocery bingo — 1 p.m., Yeagertown Senior Center. Bring a grocery item and $1.25 for bingo card. Benefits the senior center.
¯Bariatric surgery support group — 3:30-4:30 p.m., 310 Electric Ave., Suite 230, Lewistown. Session moderated by Clinical Dietitian Julie Thompson. More information: (717) 242-7099.
¯Alzheimer’s support group — 4 p.m., Richfield Senior Center. Information: (717) 694-3434
¯Lewistown High School Class of 1957 ladies dinner — 6 p.m., Sal-Lee’s Dream, Strodes Mills.
¯Aerobics — 6-7 p.m., Hope Center, Bethel AME Church, Lewistown. Cost is $2 if not a member of the church.
¯Associates of Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 791 — 6 p.m., Burnham Lions Community Building, 403 First Ave., Burnham.
¯Coffee house — 6:30 p.m., Freedom Avenue United Methodist Church. Entertainment is Joyful Noise, a Christian band. Free will offering will be taken.
¯Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 791 — 7 p.m., Burnham Lions Community Building, 403 First Ave., Burnham.