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Editor’s note: The Sentinel offers nonprofit and other community organizations an opportunity to promote upcoming events for free in this community calendar for three days before the event. Events needing reservations also may be promoted for up to two weeks prior to the reservation date.

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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. To make reservations call (717) 667-2763.

¯Soup sale–noon, Sept. 27, Lewistown Senior Center, 515 Knepp Ave., Lewistown. Homemade chicken corn soup. The deadline for reservations is Tuesday.

¯Chicken barbecue –Sept. 28, Milroy Presbyterian Church, 321 South Main St., Milroy. $5 per half, To order call (717) 667-3438 or (717) 437-5818. Leave message if no answer.

¯Mifflin County make your own sauerkraut free workshop — 6:30-8 p.m., Oct. 3, Body and Soul Community Center, Strodes Mills. Learn how to make your own fermented sauerkraut. All cooking materials are supplied and you take home some sauerkraut. Sponsored by PA Partnership and Women in Agriculture. Make reservations by calling (717) 248-4901 or email cpartnerships@cpartnership.com.

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

Monday, Sept. 23

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

¯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.

¯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.

¯Lewistown High School Class of 1959 luncheon — 11:30 a.m., OIP, Burnham.

¯Lewistown Knitting Circle — 1-3 p.m., Rhodes Memorial Church, 500 Highland Ave., Lewistown. Information: (717) 242-1591.

¯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.

Tuesday, Sept. 24

¯Children’s breakfast — 6:30 a.m., social room, Yeagertown United Methodist Church, Mann Avenue, Yeagertown. Adults are welcome to accompany their children.

¯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.

¯Free community meal –11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., New Life Church, 101 N. Beech St., Burnham. The menu will feature Turkey-a-la-king over biscuit, applesauce, assorted drinks and desserts.

¯Charity knitting circle — 1-3 p.m., First United Methodist Church, Lewistown. Information: (717) 242-1591. New members welcome.

¯Friends of Mifflin County Library meeting — 5:30 p.m., Mifflin County Library, Lewistown, The public is welcome to attend.

¯Break Bread Together dinner — 5:30 p.m., St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, 21 S. Main St., Lewistown.

¯Survivors support group — 6:30 p.m., Coleman House, 26 W. Market St., Lewistown. Information: (717) 242-0317 or (717) 513-9406.

Wednesday, Sept. 25

¯Mifflin County Library fall book sale–9 a.m. – 8 p.m., Mifflin County Library, Lewistown.

¯Lewistown Post Office retirees meeting–11 a.m., Hoss’s Steak and Seahouse, Lewistown.

¯1961 Chief Logan Mingoes luncheon–11:30 a.m., OIP, Burnham. Class members, friends are welcome.

¯Grief Support Group — 2 p.m., Home Nursing Agency, 129 S. Main St., Suite T, Lewistown. Information: (717) 248-4593.

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