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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.

¯ Cash night — Doors open at 5 p.m., meal is at 6 p.m. and drawing is at 7:30 p.m. Milroy fire hall. Benefits Milroy Hose Company and Siglerville baseball. Information or to sign up: (717) 667-2317 or (717) 667-2701.

¯Free Veteran’s Breakfast–9 a.m., Nov. 9, Cavalry Bible Church,, 100 Cavalry Lane, Lewistown. RSVP: Cavalry Bible Church: (717) 248-5409, by Nov. 4. Space is limited to 100 people. A guest may accompany each veteran.

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 and Sea House, 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.

Tuesday, Oct. 22

¯Retired ladies of Lewistown High School luncheon–noon, Hoss’s Steak and Seafood, Lewistown. Information: Jill Stivard – (717) 436-2712.

¯Free community meal–11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., New Life Church, 101 N. Beech St., Burnham. Meal includes chili, cornbread, assorted desserts and drinks. Eat in only.

¯Country Roots–6-8 p.m., Derry Township Senior Center, Yeagertown. Doors open at 5 p.m. Bring a snack to share. Information: (717) 248-2252.

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

Wednesday, Oct. 23

¯Lewistown Post Office retirees luncheon–11 a.m., Hoss’s Steak and Sea House, Lewistown.


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