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¯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.

¯Turkey meal for seniors–11 a.m.-12:30 p.m., The Lewistown Senior Center. 515 Knepp Avenue. Full turkey meal is $7 and includes turkey, filling, mashed potatoes, corn, cranberry sauce, rolls, pie, coffee and punch. Take out is available by reservation. Deadline to sign up is November 1. Information: (717) 242-1036.

Saturday, Oct. 19

¯Pantry and Clothing Closet giveaway–8-10 a.m., Beaver Lutheran Church. Information: (570) 658-2001.

¯Bake Sale, Yard Sale and Chinese Auction–8 a.m.- noon, Parkview Church of the Brethren, Parcheytown Road, Lewistown. Will be held in church pavilion rain or shine.

¯Chinese Auction and Pulled Pork Sandwiches–9 a.m. – 2 p.m., Troxelville Community Hall, Troxelville. Community Hall needs a new roof. Hall is used for Re-unions, wedding receptions, fund raisers, anniversaries, voting center, Christmas parties, birthdays and water company meetings.

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

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

¯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.

¯FAFSA Completion Day–10 a.m. – 12 p.m., Juniata High School Computer Lab, Juniata.

¯Soup, sandwich, bake and yard sale– 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Arch Rock UMC community hall. Soup will be chicken corn, ham bean, vegetable beef, potato and chili. Eat in or take out. Quarts and pints available. Information (717) 436-2882 or (717) 320-3159

¯Free community meal–11 a.m.-1 p.m., Sacred Heart School cafeteria, 110 North Dorcus St. Bingo to follow. Doors open at 10 a.m.

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

¯Bannerville haunted hayride–7:30 p.m. Bannerville Fire Company, 7547 Stage Road, McClure.

Sunday, Oct. 20

¯Homecoming Service–10 a.m., Wagner United Methodist Church, Wagner. Fellowship lunch following the service.

¯All you can eat pork and sauerkraut — 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., 9320 Route 75 South, East Waterford, Lack Tuscarora EMS Station. Cost is $11 for adults, $5 for ages 6-12 and free for under 5.

Monday, Oct. 21

¯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.

¯Kish Class of 1968 monthly luncheon — 11 a.m., Burnham OIP. No reservation required.

¯Retired UPS employee luncheon–noon, Hoss’s Steak & Seahouse, Lewistown. UPS retirees and families welcome.

¯Chief Logan Class of 1963 luncheon–1 p.m., Hoss’s Steak and Seafood, Lewistown.

¯Fall Festival–1-4 p.m., Maitland Church of the Brethren, 315 Crossover Drive, Lewistown. An afternoon of family fun including hayrides, games, fall activities, pumpkin slingshot, fall snacks, and Bible lesson! Fun for all age youth! Bring a friend! There will be indoor and outdoor activities for youth to participate in with their family- parents, grandparents, siblings, guardians! Event is rain or shine.

¯Mifflin County Library Board of Directors meeting–5:30 p.m., Kish branch, 174 N. Penn St., Belleville.

¯Mifflin County Shrine Club meeting — dinner at 6 p.m., meeting at 7 p.m., Burnham OIP.

¯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.


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