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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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¯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.

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.

Saturday, Oct. 12

¯Fly-in, drive-in, walk-in breakfast — 8 a.m.-10:30 a.m, EAA Club House, Mifflin County Airport-Hanger 4. “World Famous Omelet” plus your favorite side dishes. Donations: adults, $9; children, $4. Sponsored by Experimental Aircraft Association, Chapter 518.

¯Basement sale — 8 a.m.-noon, Highland Park Presbyterian Church, 604 Electric Ave. Clothing, books and household items. Information: Dorothy Rudy, (717) 248-0238.

¯Big Valley Alliance Church Community Clothes Closet — 9 a.m.-noon, Big Valley Alliance Church, 40 S. Kish St., Belleville. Gently used clothing, shoes, disposable baby diapers and baby wipes will be available for free. Information: please call (717) 483-6951.

¯Punkin Chunkin Festival — 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Bald Eagle State Park, Howard. Hurling 8-10 pound pumpkins 800 to 2000 feet toward floating targets in the lake. 100 craft vendors, 30 food vendors, hay rides, pie eating contest, mini-launchers, bounce house and more.

¯Celebration of Life Remembrance Walk — 10 a.m.-noon, Kish Park, Burnham. This year, the event will feature two guest speakers who will share their stories of loss. All participants will release flower petals in the nearby Kish Creek to remember those we’ve lost. Lunch will be served to all participants courtesy of the organizers. For more information, call Angie Howell from the GLH Women’s Health Clinic at (717) 242-7922.

¯Lewistown High School Class of 1965 luncheon — 11:30 a.m., OIP, Lewistown. All classmates and spouses welcomed. Information: Virginia Weaver, (717) 248-2983.

¯Bratton-McVeytown-Oliver High School Class of 1954 reunion dinner — noon, Hoss’s Steak and Seahouse, Lewistown.

¯Food auction — 4 p.m., McClure Fire Co., McClure. Sale items by David Brubaker. Benefits McClure Area Quick Response. Food Stands available. Information: Patty (717) 994-5533 or (717) 543-4960.

¯Ham supper — 4-7 p.m., Tuscarora Presbyterian Church, Academia. Served family-style and takeout is available.

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

¯Magician David Lawrence — 7 p.m., Lewistown Moose Lodge, 80 Brady Lane, Lewistown. Doors open at 3:30 p.m., Stolling Magic from 5:30-6:30 p.m. Pasta bar available 4-5 p.m. Cost: Adults, $10, children 12 and under, $5. For tickets contact: Jen Rhoades, (717) 513-8991, Moose Bar, (717) 248-8583.

¯October coffee house — 7 p.m., Ellen Chapel Church, Lewistown. Flipside will be providing the music at 7 p.m. At 8:15, the Tim and Duane Show will entertain. A light snack will be provided at intermission along with coffee and iced tea. There is no charge to attend, but donations will be accepted.

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