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¯Driver safety class — noon-4:30 p.m., Sept. 23-24, Valley View Retirement Center Chapel basement, Belleville. Class for ages 55 and older. Registration cost: $20 per person, $15 for AARP members. Bring membership card and driver’s license to class. For reservations, call (717) 667-2763.

¯Belleville-Menno-Union High School Alumni Association annual banquet — Oct. 12, Belleville Community Hall. Social hour is at 11:30 a.m., meal begins at 1 p.m. Call (717) 935-2559 by Oct. 3 to make reservations.

Thursday, Sept. 19

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

¯Former Curves members luncheon — 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Londonderry Restaurant, Reedsville.

¯Chief Logan High School Class of 1960 luncheon — noon, The Restaurant, 4th Street, Lewistown. Information: Fay Headings, (717) 242-1258.

¯Clothing and shoe donations — noon-3 p.m., Evangel Baptist Church, 375 W. Fifth St., Lewistown. A volunteer will be there to assist.

¯Grocery bingo — 1 p.m., Yeagertown Senior Center. Bring a grocery item and $1.25 for bingo card. Benefits the senior center.

¯Blood drive — 1-6 p.m., St. Jude’s Catholic Church, Mifflintown.

¯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.

¯Milroy Lions spaghetti supper — 4-7 p.m., White Memorial Church, Main Street, Milroy. Menu includes spaghetti, meatballs, salad, applesauce, bread, drink and homemade desserts. Charge is by donation only. Takeout available.

¯Kish Class 1961 dinner — 5:30 p.m., Keith Booher’s Camp, Havice Valley. Come early, 2-3 p.m. Bring a chair, covered dish or dessert. Information: Sally Krick, (717) 513-7466.

¯Aerobics — 6-7 p.m., Hope Center, Bethel AME Church, Lewistown. Cost is $2 if not a member of the church.

¯KeyStone Gamers — 6-9:30 p.m., Brisco’s Coffee Shop. More information: gamer191dean@aol.com.

¯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 Doug Romig. Free will offering will be taken.

¯Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 791 — 7 p.m., Burnham Lions Community Building, 403 First Ave., Burnham.

Friday, Sept. 20

¯Free community breakfast — 7-8:30 a.m., New Life Church, 101 N. Beech St., Burnham.

¯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.

¯Bratton-McVeytown-Oliver Class of 1955 luncheon — noon, Burnham OIP.

¯Bluegrass Country Express with jam session — 5 p.m. kitchen opens, 6-9 p.m. band performs, 6:30 p.m. jam session, Four Seasons Senior Center, CJEMS Lane, state Route 35, Mifflintown. Food sales benefit the senior center. Admission is $2. Information: (717) 436-6847.

¯Country Boy Band — 6 p.m., doors open at 5 p.m., River Church Community Center, Four Seasons Senior Center, CJEMS Lane, state Route 35, Mifflintown. Jam starts at 6:30 p.m.

¯Juniata County Christian Homeschoolers’ back-to-school picnic — 11:30 a.m., Fayette Community Park, McAlisterville. It is not necessary to be a member of JCCH to attend. Potluck meal at noon, place settings are provided. Information: (717) 463-2656 or visit www.homeschool-life.com/PA/JCCH.

Saturday, Sept. 21

¯Clothing and shoe donations — 9 a.m.-noon, Evangel Baptist Church, 375 W. Fifth St., Lewistown. A volunteer will be there to assist.

¯Clothing closet — 9 a.m.-noon, Evangel Baptist Church, 375 W. Fifth St., Lewistown. Free soup and sandwiches available.

¯Shoe bank — 9 a.m.-noon, Grace United Methodist Church, Lewistown.

¯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.

¯3rd Annual Apple Festival — 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Reedsville, featuring homemade apple butter. You may bring your own jars. Food court with hot sandwiches, grilled chicken, soup and ice cream. Apple dumplings to take home, arts, crafts and a kid’s activity area.

¯Chicken corn soup and bake sale — 11 a.m., Wagner United Methodist Church, Route 522, a half mile past the Point Store. $5 per quart.

¯All-you-can-eat breakfast buffet — 6 a.m., Rescue Hose Co. No. 20, 222 South Sassafras St., Beavertown. Proceeds benefit the fire company.

¯Juniata Valley Forest Tall Cedars fall pancake and sausage breakfast — 7 -11 a.m., Union Masonic Lodge Hall, 11 S. Main St., Mifflintown. Cost is $5 per person. No reservations required. Proceeds benefit muscular distrophy research and forest activities.

¯Barbecue chicken and bake sale — 10:30 a.m., Ellen Chapel Church, Lewistown. Baked goods and meal sides available at 10:30 a.m., chicken sales for walk-ins available at 11 a.m., pre-ordered chicken (if ready) may be picked up prior to 11 a.m.. To order, call (717) 248-9573 or (717) 543-5702.

¯Chicken barbecue — 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Crossroads Church of God of Prophecy, East Salem/Maze, Route 235 South. Sides and takeout orders available. Call (717) 463-2389.

¯Community meal — 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Sacred Heart School cafeteria. Sponsored by St. Vincent de Paul. Bingo to follow. Doors open at 10 a.m.

¯Granville United Methodist Women chicken pie supper — 4 p.m. until sold out. There will be takeout. Eat-in meals are $8 per meal. Meals include chicken, filling, potatoes, choice of applesauce or slaw and a dessert. Call ahead to order takeout at (717) 248-5958 or (717) 348-1590.

¯Alfarata Cemetery Association spaghetti dinner — 4-7 p.m., St. Mark Lutheran Church, Alfarata. The dinner is to raise funds for care of the cemetery. All-you-can-eat spaghetti, salad, rolls, drinks and cake will be available for a donation. Takeout is available for an extra donation. For more information, visit facebook.com/StMarkAlfarata.

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


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