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¯Lewistown High School Class of 1958 members spouses and friends breakfast — 9 a.m., Oct. 12, Sal-Lee’s Dream, Strodes Mills. Reservations due Oct. 11 and can be made by calling Jack Ingram at (717) 935-2033 or Theresa Schaaf at (717) 667-2389.

¯Central Pennsylvania Pink Connection fundraiser — Oct. 12, Brookmere Winery, Belleville. Event includes music, food, wine and raffle baskets. Tickets: $30. To order: (717) 437-5224 or visit group’s Facebook page.

¯Driver safety class — noon-4:30 p.m., Oct. 14-15, St. John Lutheran Church, Lewistown. 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.

¯Mifflin County Chapter of Pennsylvania Association of School Retirees monthly luncheon meeting — noon, Oct. 18, Body and Soul Community Center, Strodes Mills. The program will be the music duo “Flipside.” Reserve by calling Marianne Hornyak at (717) 248-3554 by noon Tuesday, Oct. 15. All school retirees are welcome.

¯Central Pennsylvania World Hunger Association 46th Annual Meat Canning Kickoff meeting — 6:30 p.m., Oct. 24, Burnham Church of the Brethren, 541 E. Freedom Ave., Burnham. There will be a meal, short business meeting with the affirming of new directors and a speaker from the Mennonite Central Committee. RSVP by Oct. 21. Call Jesse Diem at (717) 463-3792, Ben Stoltzfus at (814) 625-2430 or Rick Esh at (717) 667-2643.

¯Heartbeat Community Services Annual Banquet — 6 p.m., Oct. 26, Mifflintown First Baptist Church’s FMC Building, 23964 Route 35 North, Mifflintown. Hors d’oeuvres at 5:30 p.m. Keynote Speaker is Denise Allison, of Perry County, an advocate for women healing from past abortions and physical, sexual, emotional and spiritual abuse. Cost: $20 per person. Teenagers are free, but must be registered. Registration required by Oct. 16. Send reservations to: Heartbeat Community Services Inc., P.O. Box 25, Millerstown, PA 17062.

Wednesday, Oct. 9

¯Derry Township Class of 1950 luncheon — 11:30 a.m., Bel-Vue Inn, Reedsville.

¯Lewistown High School Class of 1956 luncheon — noon, Cora’s Creekside Tavern, 207 W. Freedom Ave., Burnham.

¯Rothrock High School Class of 1956 luncheon — noon, Hoss’s Steak and Seahouse, Lewistown.

Thursday, Oct. 10

¯Senior gathering — 9:30 a.m.-noon, Faith United Methodist Church, Main Street, East Waterford. The gathering will be filled with fun, activities, speakers and snacks. Enter at the fellowship door at the back of the church.

¯West Snyder High School Class of 1968 breakfast — 9:30 a.m., Vince’s Pizza and Family Restaurant, Beaver Springs. Members and guests are welcome.

¯Bag sale — 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Sacred Heart Thrift Shop, 4 N. Dorcas St., Lewistown. $5 a bag, clothes and shoes only.

¯Chief Logan High School Class of 1965 luncheon — noon, Burnham OIP. Contact: Dan Collins, (717) 994-1721.

¯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.

¯Captain Jack Joint/Mount Union Area High School monthly dinner — 6 p.m., Hoss’s Steak and Seahouse, Lewistown. Grads and non-grads, spouses and guests are welcome.

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

Friday, Oct. 11

¯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.

¯Bag sale — 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Sacred Heart Thrift Shop, 4 N. Dorcas St., Lewistown. $5 a bag, clothes and shoes only.

¯Single moms care and support group — 6-8 p.m., New Life Church Cafe, 101 Beech St., Burnham. Meetings held Sept. 14-May 31. Meal served 6:30-7 p.m. Child care runs 7-8 p.m. while mothers meet in groups. Information: (717) 437-4946.